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in Election 2014, Local

Vallas Rips Rauner Budget Proposal

The numbers don't add up, Dem lt gov candidate says

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in Local

More Good Weather Leads to More Good Crops

81 pct corn, 69 pct soybeans in good to excellent condition.

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in Local

An Ill Wind at Southwind Park

Wind turbine to be fixed

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 22

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

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in Local

Will County I-55 Crashes Kill Five

Illinois State Police are reporting five people were killed in accidents involving trucks and autos on Interstate 55 south of Chicago in Will County.

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in Election 2014, Local

Appellate Court Will Hear Term Limits Appeal

An Illinois appellate court has agreed to hear an expedited appeal of a ruling that banned a question on term limits from the November ballot.

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in National, World

Bodies leave Ukraine MH17 crash site

A train carrying the remains of victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine left the site on Monday.

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in Entertainment

‘Iron Man’ Robert Downey Jr. Hollywood’s highest-paid actor

The 49-year-old star is the highest-paid actor for the second consecutive year, raking in an estimated $75 million.

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in National

Obama signs order barring federal discrimination against gays

President Barack Obama signed an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Friend of accused Boston bomber guilty of obstruction

A jury found a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber guilty of obstructing the investigation into the deadly blasts.

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Human Remains Found in Rochester

An investigation has begun into human remains found over the weekend.

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in Sports

Chicago Cubs sue fake team mascots accused of hustling fans

The Chicago Cubs are suing two men accused of posing in bear costumes and lurking around Wrigley Field, hustling fans for tips.

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West Nile Not Prevalent This Year… Yet

Illinois’ summer has been, for the most part, too moist and cool for the sort of mosquitoes which carry the West Nile virus.

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in National

45 years after Apollo landing, U.S. debates next lunar step

Forty-five years after the first Apollo lunar landing, the U.S. remains divided about the moon's role in future human space exploration.

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in Music

Aaliyah film gets new lead

"Aaliyah: Princess of R&B" is to be released this fall.

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in National

More than 1M comments on net neutrality debate so far

The FCC will continue collecting comments, made in response to these first submissions, until Sept. 10.

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in Music

Man gets probation in Taylor Swift trespassing

A Massachusetts man has been ordered to stay away from the singer after being convicted of trespassing.

In this March 19, 2013, file photo, singer Justin Bieber performs during a concert at Bercy Arena in Paris. Bieber is apologizing after a years-old video surfaced showing the then-teenager telling a racist joke with the N-word. In a statement Sunday, June 1, 2014, to The Associated Press, Bieber said when he was a kid he didn't realize how certain words could hurt.

in Weird

Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus get ‘blown up’ in disco demolition

The music of the Biebs was blown up as part of a minor league baseball promotion.

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in Entertainment

Neil Patrick Harris lands ‘American Horror Story’ spinoff role

The "How I Met Your Mother" actor wants to guest star in the upcoming spinoff, "Freak Show."

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Shia LaBeouf has September court date

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

in Music

Justin Bieber plays convict in Selena Gomez’s new film

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

in Music

T.I. denies being behind Iggy Azalea’s success

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The rapper has slammed rumors suggesting he's the "ghostwriter" behind Iggy Azalea's success.

in Music

Weird Al parodies his way to top of Billboard chart

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"Weird Al" Yankovic, the parody singer and cult figure, earned his first No. 1 album on the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Fallon & The Rock’s 80s workout video

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Jimmy Fallon and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson air some of their long-lost workout tapes and prove that "you've gotta hustle for the muscle."