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Gary Oldman Deaths

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Gary Oldman’s best death scenes

Gary Oldman has a lot of practice dying on camera. He's done it 17 times!

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Plans Emerge for Jackson Street Pedestrian Corridor

The south end of downtown Springfield could get a makeover if one organization can find the money.

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Man run over by own truck during road rage incident

A Florida man got a dose of karma when he was run over by his own truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window.

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CDC wants to increase HPV vaccination rates

The rates of vaccination against the sexually transmitted virus that causes cervical and other types of cancer remain too low, federal health officials say.

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Fracking Interests: Why Aren’t We Fracking Yet?

The fracking people are out of patience.

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Today in entertainment history: July 25

A look back at the headlines that made history.

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IHSA Being Sued

The Illinois High School Association is being sued for refusing to release details about its finances

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Indictments Handed Down in Downtown Murder

In jail on unrelated charges

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Quinn Takes Issue With Latest Rauner Ad

Governor says ads misleading

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Ohio State University fires marching band director

OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.

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Ravens’ Rice suspended 2 games

Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice has been suspended without pay for the first two games of the season for violating the league's personal conduct policy.

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Riding whales with kayaks

This kayaker takes whale watching to a whole new level.

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Korean War National Museum Rededicated

The Korean War National Museum in Springfield was re-dedicated the same way Fighting in the Korean War ended... with Marine Bob Ericson playing taps on his bugle.

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

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Quinn Campaign Blasts Service Tax Proposal

The Quinn campaign says it’s against the sales tax on services proposed by Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner.

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Greene County Food Processor Shut Down

A Greenfield food processing plant has been forced to close because of repeated violations.

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Shia LaBeouf has September court date

The actor's disorderly conduct case is adjourned until the fall.

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Unemployment claims at lowest level since ’06

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than eight years last week.

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Maybin banned 25 games for doping violation

San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin has been suspended for 25 games.

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If you need a passport, prepare to wait

The State Department says its global database for issuing travel documents has crashed, causing major delays for travelers.

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Justin Bieber plays convict in Selena Gomez’s new film

Art is imitating life, as the "Baby" hitmaker is cast as a convicted criminal in his ex-girlfriend's movie.

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James Brown biopic revels in drama and dance moves

This image released by Universal Pictures shows Chadwick Boseman, right, and Dan Aykroyd in a scene from "Get On Up."

Chadwick Boseman nails Brown's singular mannerisms and raspy voice in the new biopic "Get On Up."

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Ne-Yo opens up about new romance

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Ne-Yo has gone public with his new romance with video vixen and model Crystal Renay.

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Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett celebrate collaboration with concert

Recording artists Lady Gaga, left, and Tony Bennett, attend a Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga concert taping on Monday, July 28, 2014, in New York.

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett performed tracks from their jazz collaboration Cheek to Cheek ahead of its long-awaited release.

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Jamie Foxx to portray Mike Tyson in biopic

Actor Jamie Foxx poses for a portrait at the Crosby Street Hotel, in promotion of his upcoming role in "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," on Sunday, April 27, 2014 in New York.

Jamie Foxx is set to portray boxing legend Mike Tyson in a movie after five years of preparation for the role.

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Kiefer Sutherland confused by Freddie Prinze, Jr. blast

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Kiefer Sutherland has been left baffled by former 24 co-star Freddie Prinze, Jr.'s public attack on the star's professionalism.