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economy

in National

U.S. economy declined nearly 3% during first quarter

The U.S. economy recorded its worst performance in five years, but there are indications that growth has since rebounded.

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in Music

Ed Sheeran to sing in first interactive TV commercial

The singer will make TV history tomorrow in his native Britain.

durbin

in Local

Durbin: U. S. Help Will Have Its Limits

American military will not solve 1300-year debate

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in Entertainment

George Lucas museum set for Chicago

The Windy City will become home to the movie mogul's impressive collection of "Star Wars" memorabilia and Hollywood artifacts.

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in National

Judge: No-fly list violated constitutional rights

A judge ruled that the federal no-fly list doesn't give those on it an adequate way to challenge their placement on the list.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, June 25.

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in Sports

Crosby is NHL’s 2014 MVP

Pittsburgh Penguin Sidney Crosby won his second Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player on Tuesday.

roblowe

in Entertainment

Rob Lowe’s dramatic real-life rescue

The actor and his wife were the stars of a real-life rescue when they were caught in severe flooding.

thadcochran

in National

Sen. Cochran defeats Tea Party rival in Mississippi runoff

Veteran U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran narrowly defeated challenger Chris McDaniel in a high-profile runoff election.

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in National, World

Militants attack Iraq air base, U.S. teams deploy

Militants attacked one of Iraq's largest air bases as the first U.S. teams arrived to decide how to help counter a mounting insurgency.

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in Local

Remap Revamp People Face a Tall Order

Election board chair: I don't think they'll be able to validate petition signatures

veterans

in National

Lawmakers slam veterans health bill costs

Cost estimates of up to $50 billionfor a veterans emergency medical care drew sharp criticism from lawmakers who said they would complicate final details of the legislation.

ag

in Local

Organic Farmers Are in for Some Cash

Certification program brings reimbursement

star wars

in Local

May the Force Be with Chicago

Lucas museum picks Chicago

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in Local

SIU Raises Student Fees

Athletics, student paper to benefit

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in Weird

Zoo bans woman for feeding cookies to lions

The Memphis Zoo has banned a woman for climbing over a barrier into a lion habitat.

Frozen Dad

in Viral Videos

Dads respond to Disney’s ‘Frozen’

Finally, someone who understands!

wallach

in Entertainment

Prolific character actor Eli Wallach dead at 98

Eli Wallach, an early practitioner of method acting who made a lasting impression as the scuzzy bandit Tuco in "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly", died at the age of 98.

michaeljackson

in Music

Michael Jackson fans mark 5th anniversary of his death

Tributes around the world will mark five years since the King of Pop's death.

storm

in Local

Don’t Forget Lightning Safety

Out in the open? Don't be the tallest thing out there

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 23

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Entertainment

Stay Puft Marshmallow Man ruins your favorite movie

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Again, the internet proved it's awesomeness with #AddAPuftRuinAMovie. These are some of our favorites!

in Music

Sam Smith’s inspiration? Unrequited love

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The chart-topping debut album, "In The Lonely Hour," is a reflection of a love that wasn't reciprocated.

in Entertainment

Countdown: Supporting characters that need their own movie

From left: Jon Gries (Uncle Rico), Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite) and Aaron Ruell (Kip) in "Napoleon Dynamite," a comedy about a quirky teenager growing up in the remotes of Idaho, trying to understand his life.

Which of these supporting characters should have their own movies?

in Music

Nicki Minaj gets animated for children’s cartoon

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The rapper is guest starring in an upcoming episode of "Steven Universe."