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4 weeks ago in Lifestyle

You’ve now got an even better excuse for sleeping in on weekends

Getting too little sleep during the week can increase some risk factors for diabetes, but sleeping late on weekends might help improve the picture, a small U.S. study suggests.

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4 weeks ago in National

U.S. marks MLK holiday with speeches, service, Oscar boycott

President Barack Obama packed books for schoolchildren on Monday to commemorate slain civil rights leader the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., and King's daughter said his dream of equality had yet to be realized.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Blatter still being paid despite FIFA ban

FIFA's Sepp Blatter may have been banned for eight years from the game but he is still receiving his president's salary from world soccer's governing body, a spokesman for FIFA's Audit and Compliance Committee told Reuters on Monday.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Warriors rout Cavs in Finals rematch

Stephen Curry scored 35 points, including seven three-pointers, in just three quarters as Golden State pounded the Cavaliers 132-98 in Cleveland on Monday in an NBA Finals rematch

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4 weeks ago in National, World

British lawmakers debate banning Trump

British lawmakers on Monday debated a petition to ban U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump from Britain over remarks on Muslims, but while describing his comments as "crazy" and "offensive," most said the ban would go against free speech.

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4 weeks ago in Weird

Hot dog! Hong Kong attempts K9 yoga record

A new world record for the biggest dog yoga class was attempted this weekend in Hong Kong with 270 pairs of dogs and their owners practicing the moves for just over half an hour.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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4 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Jan. 19

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

As movement to boycott Oscars grows, Academy promises more diversity

Oscar nominees lacked black performers for a second straight year, leading to the revival of the Twitter feed #OscarsSoWhite that emerged in 2015.

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

2015 movies in LEGO

A look at some of the year's biggest blockbusters, in building block form.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 19

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Supporters March in Springfield for MLK

They were marching to bring attention to their causes, but also for the person that might have first brought attention to their causes.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Chicago, St. Louis Observe MLK Day

Observers from St. Louis to Chicago are marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day with events, demonstrations and commemorations.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Elections Officials Could Take Up Case of 3 Illinois Judges

An election official has recommended three St. Clair County judges who opted to run for election instead of retention should stay on the ballot.

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4 weeks ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Tired of your team? Jump on the bandwagon

Favorite team out of the playoffs? Just switch sides - it's easy!

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4 weeks ago in National, World

Iraq searching for three U.S. citizens reportedly abducted

Security forces in Baghdad were hunting for three U.S. citizens who Iraqi lawmakers said on Monday had been kidnapped, which, if confirmed, would make them the first Americans abducted in the country since U.S. troops withdrew in 2011.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Golfer Donaldson loses fight with chainsaw

British golfer Jamie Donaldson, who won the point that secured the 2014 Ryder Cup for Europe, faces a couple of weeks out of the sport after cutting his hand in an accident involving a chainsaw.

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4 weeks ago in Local

AED’s Could Arrive At Libraries with Proposed Law

Whether or not reading books is on the rise, the local public library is bound to be a busy place.

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4 weeks ago in Music

Miley Cyrus sparks engagement rumors

The pop star has sparked rumors her engagement to Liam Hemsworth is back on after she was spotted flashing a large diamond ring on her left hand.

Recent Headlines

15 hours ago in Entertainment

Bill Murray tosses fans’ phones off rooftop

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The "Ghostbusters" star was unwinding at rooftop restaurant in California on Thursday when he spotted two starstruck fans trying to snap his photo.

15 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Zoolander 2’ to battle at the box office

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

16 hours ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

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With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

16 hours ago in Music

BFFs no more: Kanye West, Taylor Swift feud over his ‘Famous’ song

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Looks like Taylor Swift and Kanye West are never, ever getting back together.

17 hours ago in Music, Entertainment

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration in the works

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Organizers of the original Woodstock festival are trying to get something together to mark the golden anniversary of the event in 2019.