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Court Date Set to Determine State Retiree Healthcare Refunds

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The state will refund money to about 75,000 state retirees who've been paying a portion of their pensions for health insurance.

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Durbin: President Did Right Thing on Immigration

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Durbin tells Illinois colleagues to take action, not complain

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New Life For An Old River

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Thousands drive over the Sangamon River every day but, very few give it any thought

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Sangamon Co. Judge Declares Pension Overhaul Unconstitutional; State Will Appeal

FILE - in this Dec. 5, 2013 file photo, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn hands off a pen during the signing of the pension overhaul legislation bill in Chicago. A Sangamon County judge's ruling Friday Nov. 21, 2014 on the constitutionality of the landmark Illinois pension overhaul could determine whether the matter is ultimately decided by the state Supreme Court. Looking on from left are: state Rep. Mike Zalewski, D-Riverside; Sen. Bill Brady, R-Bloomington; Senate GOP leader Sen. Christine Radogno; Rep. Darlene Senger, R-Naperville; Rep. Jim Durkin, R-Western Springs and House Speaker Michael Madigan. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

Illinois has the worst-funded state pension systems in the U.S., with a roughly $100 billion shortfall.

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Illinois Killer’s Extradition Pending with Missouri Governor

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A Missouri prosecutor says convicted Illinois killer Nicholas Sheley's extradition paperwork remains with Gov. Jay Nixon.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best wins that happened this week in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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NFL’s Peterson vows never to use ‘switch’ again

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The suspended Vikings running back says he was startled to the injuries his discipline caused to his son.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Friday, Nov. 21.

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L.A. Kings’ Slava Voynov charged with domestic violence

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Defenseman Slava Voynov was charged with felony domestic violence for allegedly attacking his wife at their home.

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SPECIAL SECTION: See the latest Black Friday deals

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We're just a week away! Check out the latest leaked ads and make a game plan to tackle your holiday shopping.

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Thanksgiving wines can be as varied as the meal

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Thanksgiving dinner includes more than just turkey, so wine experts say there is no perfect food-wine pairing for the traditional feast.

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You’ll shoot your eye out: Top 10 ‘worst’ toys

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The annual "10 Worst Toys" list is out, just in time for holiday shopping sprees.

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Does your state have a ‘miserable’ Thanksgiving?

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If you live in Ohio, Iowa, or Maine, your Thanksgiving might be more 'fight' than 'festive.'

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Experts: Home, baby cameras not secure worldwide

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Experts have a message for anyone with webcams, baby monitors, and home security cameras: change your password now.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids react to a realistic Barbie doll

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The Lammily doll wants to show children that average is beautiful.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids react to a realistic Barbie doll

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The Lammily doll wants to show children that average is beautiful.

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Amazon plans new streaming service

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The new service will compete with Hulu and Netflix.

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Watch this giant panda have a ball playing in snow

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This panda is pumped to see the first snowfall of the season.

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REVIEW: Third installment of ‘Hunger Games’ doesn’t disappoint

In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen, right, and Liam Hemsworth portrays Gale Hawthorne in a scene from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1."

Reluctant hero Katniss Everdeen faces the broiling drama of a budding revolution in "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1."

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Modern version of ‘All in the Family’ in the works

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The groundbreaking '70s sitcom is being reworked for a 2015 audience.

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Cher cancels tour to recover from illness

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Cher has canceled her tour as she struggles to overcome an infection.

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WYMG’s Pigskin Picks

Pigskin Picks 2014

Make your top picks for each game and you could win BIG!

3 O’Clock School of Rock

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Think you’re a rock ‘n roll know-it-all? Prove it! Play weekdays with Jane and win!