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in Entertainment

TV presidents more popular than the real thing

Whether it's the earnest Josiah Bartlet from "The West Wing" or the manipulative Frank Underwood in "House of Cards," Americans prefer TV presidents to the real-life POTUS.

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in Local

Calvin Christian Arrested in Jacksonville, Accused of Credit Card Fraud

Springfield blogger Calvin Christian is again in trouble with the law -- this time in Jacksonville.

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in Local

Chamber Head Talks Rauner “Turnaround” Agenda

Gov. Bruce Rauner's "Turnaround Agenda" will put Illinois on the right path, supporters say, but it's not going to be quick.

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in Local

Scherer Legislation to Cull State Vehicle Fleet

As many as a fourth of the vehicles in the state's fleet could end up being history if legislation in the Illinois House is passed.

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Gov. Rauner’s Motorcade Again Involved in Accident; Trooper Injured

Illinois State Police say a vehicle behind one Rauner was in lost control and hit a rear axle of a semi on I-55.

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in Viral Videos

Ultimate movie dance mashup

Did your favorite movie make the cut?

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in Lifestyle

Are passwords past their prime?

Could having a password become passé?

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in National

15 inches of snow in Midwest; last blast of winter?

Spring came crashing down on winter weary residents with more than a foot of snow in some areas.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch March Madness sportscasters imitate each other

These Marv Albert and Charles Barkley impressions are impressive.

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in Music

Taylor Swift buys risqué domain names to prevent porn

The "Shake It Off" hitmaker hopes to prevent porn producers from using her fame to draw visitors to their sites.

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in Weird

Utah baseball game is a real stinger

It was like something out of a Hitchcock movie.

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in Entertainment

How Taraji P. Henson got through ‘Empire’ sex scenes

The star went to great lengths to keep it casual when shooting intimate scenes with her friend and co-star Terrence Howard.

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in Sports

MLB Spring Training: Long deal for Marlins outfielder

Outfielder Christian Yelich has signed a seven-year contract extension said to be worth $49.5 million.

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in Music

The Black Keys cancel another tour

The band scrapped its tour plans as drummer Patrick Carney battles an infection in his shoulder.

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Monday, March 23.

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in Entertainment

Not an illusion: David Copperfield’s rooftop pool floods apartment

The magician's $7 million NYC apartment is facing major renovation work.

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in Local

Some Crowdfunding Could Be Regulated

Helps startups, supporters say

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in Music

One Direction hits the stage without Zayn Malik

The four remaining members assured fans they will continue the tour without Malik.

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in Local

Natural Disasters Hurt Women More

Poverty makes disaster worse, research says

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in Local

Don’t Get Scammed!

Don't give your Social Security number

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Promposal FAIL

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A high schooler's prom proposal doesn't go as planned.

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.

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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.

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Record Store Day celebrates all things indie

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Record Store Day celebrates thousands of independent music stores across America.

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Hear a decade of hits in this epic Carrie Underwood mashup

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DJ Earworm mixes up the"Before He Cheats" singer's biggest hits.