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in Weird

Winging it: Chicago man smashes eating record

A competitive eater downed 444 chicken wings in 30 minutes, shattering the previous record.

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in National, Sports

Patriots euphoric after Super Bowl despite DeflateGate

New England captured their first NFL title in 10 years.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Super Bowl commercials

A 30-second commercial on Super Sunday will cost $4.5 million, but is it money well spent?

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 2

A look back at some of the biggest moments in Hollywood history.

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in Sports

PHOTOS: Best of Super Bowl XLIX

The most exciting plays and best shots from football's biggest night.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Katy Perry brings spectacle to Super Bowl

Katy Perry, Missy Elliot, and Lenny Kravitz took the stage, along with a lot of fireworks!

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in Music

Whitney Houston’s daughter hospitalized after bathtub drama

The 21-year-old was found unconscious in a bathtub and was rushed to an Atlanta hospital.

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in Music

Justin Timberlake confirms baby news on his bday

The "SexyBack" hitmaker celebrated his 34th birthday by confirming he's about to be a dad.

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in Local

Southern Illinois Town Investigating Suspicious Fires

Historical building gutted by fire Friday night.

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in Local

Helpful Hints for Healthful Superbowl Snacking

MMC Registered Dietician Christina Rollins has ideas to slim down Superbowl snacks.

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in Local

Accountability of Charter Schools in Illinois Raises Questions

A new report alleges fraud up to $27 million.

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in Local

Illinois State Police Urge Caution on Roads

Illinois State Police say it's best to slow down and leave plenty of room between vehicles on the roads today.

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in Local

Illinois Basketball Museum to Open in Pontiac

A museum dedicated to Illinois basketball glory will open to fans by 2016.

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in Local

Effingham Cross Draws Nearly 10k Visitors

9,479 people visited the Cross at the Crossroads.

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in Sports

Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

A look back at some of the biggest headlines to ever come out of Hollywood.

Student Testing

in Local

Illinois Threatens to Withhold Funds if School Districts Don’t Test

Chicago Public Schools have already declined to offer the PARCC assessment tests.

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in Local

Springfield Teen Taken Charged in Tuttle Murder

A 16 year old Springfield youth has been charged with First Degree Murder in Tuttle's death.

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in Sports

Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

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in Local

Durbin Introduces Bill to End Cuban Travel Ban

The travel ban has been in effect since 1960, ostensibly as a way to prevent Americans from supporting the Castro communist regime.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

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A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

in Music

Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

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A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

in Music

This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Music

This week’s top R&B tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

What color is this dress?

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The "great dress debate" has been dividing the Internet. Are you team #WhiteandGold or team #BlueandBlack?