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in Sports

Twins fire Gardenhire after 13 seasons

The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire.

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in Music

Sam Smith shuns the spotlight

The British pop star plans to keep his private life out of the headlines.

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in Election 2014, Local

Rauner Proposes Ban on Outside Employment for Legislative Leaders; Leaders Aren’t Sold

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner doesn't want state legislative leaders to hold outside jobs

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in National

Arsonist suspected in more than 20 fires

A suspected arsonist operating in Washington state is believed to have ignited nearly two dozen fires in three weeks.

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in Music

Get ready for 3D ‘Thriller’

Michael Jackson's epic 14-minute music video is going to be re-released next year.

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in Local

Senator Manar Still Pushing Education Funding Reform

A proposal to change the formula that determines how public schools in Illinois are funded faces an uphill battle

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in Music

Harvard to study the business of Beyoncé

The pop star's success will be the subject of a new research project at the Ivy League school.

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in Entertainment

Ben Affleck buys American cars after time in Detroit

The actor says he was moved by the city and its economic struggles.

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in Music

Carrie Underwood planning anthology

Underwood will release "Greatest Hits: Decade Number One," on Dec. 9.

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in National, World

Afghanistan to sign U.S. security agreement

Afghanistan will sign a crucial security agreement allowing the U.S. to leave a small contingent of troops in the country beyond this year.

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in National

Macy’s to hire 86K workers for holiday season

The retailer plans to hire thousands more workers than last year.

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in Music

John Legend adds TV producer to his resumé

The "All of Me" hitmaker is currently developing a number of small screen shows.

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in Entertainment

Clooney caps wedding weekend with civil ceremony

The man once dubbed the world's "most eligible bachelor" bid goodbye to single life and married lawyer Amal Alamuddin.

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in Music

Lady Gaga fires back at plagiarism accuser

The signer wants to recoup legal costs from a woman who accused her of copying a song.

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in Weird

Michigan State building $1M robot fish

It's a fishy story but the school says the pricy fish will help research in the Great Lakes.

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in Local

State Debuts “Delicious Destination” Designation

Nominate your favorite at state tourism web site

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in Local

Study Says Illinois Gets What It Pays For, Mostly, in Building Roads

It's pretty good, says professor, considering winter clime

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in Music

Taylor Swift, Metallica to play first U.S. Rock in Rio fest

The annual Brazilian festival is branching out in 2015 with a U.S. version that will boast a wide variety of acts.

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in National

GOP cautions that Senate control would have limits

Some in the GOP fear that conservative activists would have unrealistic expectations if Republicans run both the House and Senate.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 24

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A look back on some of the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Entertainment

‘Jersey Shore’ star heading to trial on tax evasion

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Reality TV star Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino pleaded not guilty to federal tax fraud charges.

in Music

One Direction’s new video stars a chimp and Danny DeVito

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The pop stars will release the music video tomorrow for their latest single "Steal My Girl" and it looks ... interesting.

in Music

Sam Smith, Mary J. Blige to perform at AMAs

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The breakthrough newcomers 5 Seconds of Summer will also take the stage at next month's American Music Awards.

in Entertainment

‘Dukes of Hazard’ recording Christmas album

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Good ol' boys John Schneider and Tom Wopat have teamed up to record a new holiday album.