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2 days ago in Music

Adele is going to sign a $130 million record deal

The "Rolling in the Deep" singer is reportedly about to close a deal to move from her current label XL Recordings to Sony Music, and the staggering $131 million contract will bring her fortune to $254 million.

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2 days ago in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: Bryan Cranston’s ‘Super Sweet 60th’ birthday

Jimmy Kimmel tries to throw the "Breaking Bad" star a "ferocious" 60th birthday party and it is hilarious.

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2 days ago in Music

Blake Shelton wrote a song to impress Gwen Stefani

The couple performed the duet on NBC's "The Voice" earlier this month and again at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night.

American reality-show star Kim Kardashian takes a selfie as she rides on a classic car next to her husband, rap singer Kanye West in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. West, Kardashian and members of her reality-show-star family have become the latest celebrities to visit Havana. They visited Havana’s Museum of Rum Wednesday, stepping out of a hot-pink antique American convertible as they snapped selfies and were recorded by a television crew following them around.(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan)

2 days ago in Music

Kanye West faces $2.5 million lawsuit

Gabor Presser, a Hungarian musician, says the last part of West's "New Slaves" track, from his 2013 album "Yeezus," features one of his songs.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Box Office: ‘Angry Birds’ soars in debut

"The Angry Birds Movie" has flown to victory at the U.S. box office with a $39 million opening weekend at 3,932 locations, handily topping "Captain America: Civil War" and "Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising."

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2 days ago in Music

Madonna, The Weeknd, Dion rule the stage at emotional Billboard Awards

The three-hour live telecast from Las Vegas stuck to its tradition of a performance-heavy annual show featuring top recording stars in spectacular production numbers.

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2 days ago in Sports

Thunder demolish Warriors, grab 2-1 series lead

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined to score 63 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder routed the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday to take a 2-1 in the Western Conference finals.

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2 days ago in National

Sanders steps up feud with Democratic establishment

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders cranked up his fight with party leaders on Sunday, backing a challenger to the Democratic National Committee's chairwoman and accusing the party's establishment of trying to anoint Hillary Clinton as the nominee for president.

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2 days ago in Sports

Garcia joins Ballesteros on nine PGA Tour victories

Sergio Garcia won the AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas on Sunday, matching the late Seve Ballesteros for most career victories by a Spaniard on the PGA Tour.

May 22, 2016; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Verizon Indy Car driver James Hinchcliffe holds up a Canadian flag after winning the pole as the fastest qualifier during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

2 days ago in Sports

Fearless Hinchcliffe grabs 100th Indy 500 pole

Canada's James Hinchcliffe turned in a fearless performance on Sunday grabbing pole for the Indianapolis 500 one year after being critically injured in a crash during practice at the famed Brickyard.

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2 days ago in National, World

U.S. lifts arms ban on old foe Vietnam as regional tensions simmer

The United States announced an end to its embargo on sales of lethal arms to Vietnam on Monday, an historic step that draws a line under the two countries' old enmity and underscores their shared concerns about Beijing's growing military clout.

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2 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, May 23

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

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2 days ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports headlines making news today.

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2 days ago in Viral Videos, Weird

Texas woman and her Chewbacca mask go viral

Candace Payne, her love of "Star Wars," and her infectious laugh will make your day.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 23

A look at the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Bill Cosby’s wife answered few questions in February deposition

Bill Cosby's wife of 52 years bickered with lawyers and cited marital privilege as she refused to answer questions about the torrent of sexual abuse allegations her husband faces, according to a transcript released of a sworn deposition she gave in February.

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2 days ago in Local

Officials Eager to Assess Champaign Foundry’s Fire Damage

Friday night's fire destroyed part of Wirco Inc.'s Alloy Engineering & Casting foundry.

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2 days ago in Local

Carl Sandburg College Drafts Budget with Little State Aid

The school's trustees tentatively approved the budget Thursday, but will vote June 23 on formally adopting that spending plan.

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2 days ago in Local

DNA of Mummified Body Found in Alton Added to US Database

DNA test results of a man's mummified body found in Alton have been put in a national database, and authorities hope that will help figure out his identity.

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2 days ago in Local

Health Department Reports Case of Measles in Illinois

A visitor from outside the United States became ill last week and tested positive for measles. The person has since recovered and is no longer infectious.

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6 hours ago in Entertainment

Judge rules Bill Cosby must stand trial on sexual assault charges

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A Pennsylvania judge ordered entertainer Bill Cosby to stand trial on sexual assault charges over allegations that he drugged and assaulted a woman in 2004.

7 hours ago in Entertainment

Video gaming returns to TV with new league

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Competitive video gaming returns to TV with the launch of a 10-week gaming league that will be broadcast on TBS.

8 hours ago in Entertainment

Changes are coming to Twitter

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User names and attachments - including photos and videos - will no longer count towards the length of a tweet, but the 140-character limit will stay.

8 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Pink Panther’ star Burt Kwouk dies at 85

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He also starred in numerous films, among them three James Bond movies including "Goldfinger."

9 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: ‘Chewbacca Mom’ and ‘Star Wars’ director J.J. Abrams take a drive

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Just three happy Chewbaccas having fun in a car together.