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Carolina Panthers Topcat cheerleaders perform during an NFL football game between the Carolina Panthers and the New Orleans Saints in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

5 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers cheerleaders hope to cheer Cam Newtown and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders perform prior to an NFL preseason football game between against the San Francisco 49ers, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

5 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders hope to cheer Peyton Manning and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

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5 days ago in Local

Madigan to Fund Education Funding Task Force

Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan is forming a legislative panel to discuss changes to how Illinois funds its schools.

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5 days ago in Local

Early Voting Starts in Sangamon County

Early and absentee voting in Sangamon County for the March 15th Primary Election is now officially underway.

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5 days ago in Local

Illinois Businesses Now Must Post Human Trafficking Hotline

A new law is requiring many Illinois businesses to post information about a human trafficking hotline in an attempt to curb what officials call "modern-day slavery."

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Jurors to Deliberate in Former Prosecutor’s Murder Trial

Ex-Adams County assistant state's attorney and all-Big Ten football player Curtis Lovelace has pleaded not guilty in Cory Lovelace's death.

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Medical Marijuana Patients Now Top 4,400

Illinois is continuing to approve patients to use medical marijuana, with about 400 more approval letters sent in January.

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5 days ago in Weird

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

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5 days ago in Lifestyle

Non-Dairy-Ben and Jerry’s coming to a freezer near you

Raise your spoons! The Vermont ice cream maker has created four flavors using a certified vegan almond milk base.

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Threat targets sheriff’s office at center of ‘Making a Murderer’

Authorities say a caller who phoned in a bomb threat to a Wisconsin county sheriff's office made an apparent reference to "getting justice" for the man at the center of the Netflix documentary.

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5 days ago in Sports

If NFL logos were pro wrestlers

The NFL meets the WWE.

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5 days ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ is a good time

It’s an entertaining - if uninspired - retelling of a tale you’ve heard, read, and seen a dozen times. But this time, Lizzy Bennet’s packing heat, which just seems right.

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5 days ago in National

Just in time for tax season, IRS experiencing technical difficulties

The Internal Revenue Service says it is experiencing computer failure and temporarily cannot accept taxpayer returns.

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5 days ago in Sports

PREVIEW: PGA Waste Management Phoenix Open

As the PGA Tour makes its annual stop at TPC Scottsdale, the raucous and rowdy par-3 16th hole will be on full display.

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5 days ago in Entertainment

Facebook marks 12th birthday with gift to users

Facebook is giving friendship collages to its 1.6 billion users in celebration of the social network's 12th birthday.

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5 days ago in National

Republican campaign for White House turns nastier as field narrows

Campaigning for the Republican presidential nomination has taken a nasty turn with Donald Trump accusing rival Ted Cruz of fraud as the field of candidates narrowed ahead of next week's New Hampshire primary.

Singer Taylor Swift performs during her "1989" world tour at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., on Friday, July 10, 2015. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

5 days ago in Music

A Taylor Swift app is coming soon

Grammy-award winning pop star Taylor Swift is making her first foray into the world of mobile gaming.

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5 days ago in National, Sports

Super Bowl security to be super tight

U.S. law enforcement officials preparing for Super Bowl 50 have worked with their French counterparts to learn from last year's deadly attacks in Paris, as they plan safety for Sunday's big game.

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5 days ago in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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5 days ago in National

Women could soon have to register for the draft

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Wednesday it was up to Congress to decide whether to require women to register for the military draft, and he expected U.S. lawmakers to take up the issue this autumn.

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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 9

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A look back at some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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Hugh Jackman had skin cancer – again

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The "X-Men" star is recovering after his fifth skin cancer surgery in two years.

16 hours ago in Viral Videos

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James Corden asks Elton John to help him navigate Los Angeles on a rainy day.

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After dominating Super Bowl halftime, Beyoncé announces world tour

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The 40-date concert series will mark her first solo headlining tour since her 2013 Mrs. Carter shows.

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No surprise, Adele named world’s top selling artist of 2015

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The British superstar saw off competition from fellow singers Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift to be honored as the global artist of the year.