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4 days ago in Entertainment

Angelina Jolie, Emma Stone bringing back classic Disney villains

Jolie is officially returning to star as Maleficent in the sequel to the 2014 film, while Stone is set to portray "101 Dalmatians'" Cruella de Vil in another Disney spin-off, titled "Cruella."

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4 days ago in Sports

NHL: Team values vs. odds of winning the Stanley Cup

A look at the likelihood of a team winning the Stanley Cup versus what they are worth.

In this picture made available on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011, US musician Prince performs during his concert at the Sziget Festival on the Shipyard Island, northern Budapest, Hungary, on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011. The Sziget Festival is one of the biggest European cultural events, featuring art exhibitions, literary and theatrical performances, and above all music concerts. The festival runs from Aug. 8 to 15. (AP Photo/MTI, Balazs Mohai) HUNGARY OUT

4 days ago in Music

In death, Prince breaks Billboard record

Prince has become the first artist in over a decade to land the top two albums in the U.S. charts.

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4 days ago in Local

Gift of Hope = Gift of Life

Springfield teen has changed 60 lives

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4 days ago in Sports

Court: Brady must serve 4-game ‘Deflategate’ suspension

The ruling overturns a lower judge and sides with the NFL in a battle with the players union.

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4 days ago in National, World

Driven up the wall by Trump, Mexico looks to recast image in U.S.

At first, Mexico's government did its best to ignore Donald Trump. Then it likened him to Adolf Hitler. Now it has appointed a new ambassador to come up with a better plan.

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4 days ago in National

Trump poised for East Coast primary wins in test of reorganized team

Donald Trump is poised to extend his lead in the Republican presidential race in a string of East Coast primaries on Tuesday, but a complicated contest in Pennsylvania, the day's biggest prize, will test his recently reorganized campaign.

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4 days ago in Sports

Woods feels ‘nice and smooth’ after first holes of the year

Tiger Woods played his first stretch of golf holes since last August on Monday at a course opening in Montgomery, Texas to fuel speculations that he could return soon.

Sportscaster and television host Erin Andrews wipes tears as the verdict is read Monday, March 7, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. A jury has awarded Andrews $55 million in her lawsuit against a stalker who bought a hotel room next to her and secretly recorded a nude video, finding that the hotel companies and the stalker shared in the blame. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, Pool)

4 days ago in Entertainment, Sports

Sportscaster Erin Andrews settles video stalker case

Television personality Erin Andrews has reached a settlement with the owner and operator of the Nashville hotel where a nude video of her that went viral was secretly recorded, according to media reports.

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4 days ago in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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

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4 days ago in Local

Protest of OT Rules

Home care workers say their clients resist change

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4 days ago in Entertainment

Pennsylvania court: Cosby sex assault prosecution can move ahead

An appeals court cleared the way for the first and only criminal case against Bill Cosby to proceed, rejecting the comedian's attempt to have the charges thrown out due to a deal he contends was reached with prosecutors a decade ago.

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4 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, April 26

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

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4 days ago in Viral Videos

If video game ads were honest

Because if anyone needs real talk, it's gamers.

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4 days ago in Local

Crimsons It Is

Jacksonville apparently won't change mascot

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4 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 26

1956: The first Godzilla movie, “Godzilla, King of the Monsters,” premiered in New York. 1977: The New York disco Studio…

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4 days ago in Local

LaHood Hears About Concerns from Gas Station Owner

Congressman Darin LaHood wasn't bringing back the full-service gas pump, but he was helping customers at a local gas station and convenience store.

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4 days ago in Local

New Lab at UIS Helps Train DCFS Child Investigators

Springfield and the University of Illinois campus here now have something that exists in one other place in the nation, but experts believe more attention should be given to.

FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2007, file photo, Rep. J. Dennis Hastert, front, R-Ill., announces that he will not seek reelection for a 12th term as he stands on the steps of the old Kendall County courthouse with, from left, his son Josh; wife Jean; and daughter-in-law Heidi, grandson Jack, in Yorkville, Ill. A newly unveiled indictment against Hastert released Thursday, May 28, 2015, accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime schoolteacher silent about "prior misconduct."

4 days ago in Local

“Individual A” Files Hush Money Suit Against Hastert

A man who alleges he was sexually abused by former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert decades ago and was later promised $3.5 million to stay quiet has filed a federal lawsuit saying he's only been paid about half the money.

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4 days ago in Entertainment

Eric Bana, Ricky Gervais return to comedy in ‘Special Correspondents’

“The Office” creator and the "Troy" star team up in the Netflix movie about a pair of egotistical journalists.

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11 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Mother’s Day,’ Key & Peele comedy ‘Keanu’ hit theaters

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu this May

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It's going to be a great weekend for some binge-watching.

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Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

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The Swedish Oscar winner follows in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie to play the famed adventurer.

15 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Angry Birds,’ apps to go hand-in-hand at the movies

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Creators of the upcoming "The Angry Birds Movie" movie will ask audiences to whip out their phones during the end credits and point them at the screen.

16 hours ago in Music

Lenny Kravitz, Queen Latifah to star in new Fox drama

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The show "Star" will feature newcomer actors Jude Demorest, Ryan Destiny and Brittany O'Grady as the singers.