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Top GOP Candidates Differ on Immigration Reform

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The top two Republicans on this year’s ballot don’t agree when it comes to immigration reform. The state’s Republican nominee…

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Madigan Re-Elected to Run State Dems; Decision Not Unanimous

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House Speaker Michael Madigan has been elected to his fifth term as chairman of the Illinois Democratic party.

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Downtown Accident Damages Several Vehicles

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Several parked cars, hydrant hit

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Illinois State Fair 2014: “Making Memories”

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It'll be here before you know it – the Illinois State Fair.

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On-Line Vehicle Registration Continues to Prove Popular, Saves Money

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A growing number of Illinois vehicle owners are taking paper out of the procedure for renewing their registrations

Sports

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Spurs Popovich named NBA Coach of the Year

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Gregg Popovich was voted NBA Coach of the Year, becoming a three-time winner of the award.

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Bulls Noah named Defensive Player of the Year

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Joakim Noah was named the NBA's defensive player of the year, the first player from the franchise since Michael Jordan in 1988.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, April 22.

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Dodgers star accused of wrongdoing in journey from Cuba to Big Leagues

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As young Cuban slugger Yasiel Puig is earning millions on the baseball field but a bizarre story is unfolding in U.S. court documents.

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11 times we wish we could have sat courtside with Jack Nicholson

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Jack Nicholson is almost as good at being a basketball fan as he is an actor. Here's a few times we wish we could have sat courtside at the Lakers with the screen legend.

Lifestyle

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Airlines rank lowest in traveler satisfaction

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Air carriers lag hotels and online travel agencies in customer satisfaction.

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Kraft recalls 96K pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs

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Just in time for cookout season, Kraft is recalling nearly 100,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs.

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Mazda recalls 190K SUVs for rust problem

The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Mazda car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show at the Palexpo Arena in Geneva March 5, 2014.

Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts.

April 16, 2014 in Lifestyle

Americans urged to plan for the end

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National Health Care Decisions Day encourages people to think about their own end-of-life preferences.

April 15, 2014 in Lifestyle

US Airways investigating pornographic tweet sent to complaining customer

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The apology has been retweeted more than 13,000 times and social media was flooded with jokes and gripes about the image.

Trending

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Priest’s surprise

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A priest gives a bride and groom the wedding vows of a lifetime.

News

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Today in entertainment history: April 23

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A look at the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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Action Movie Kid flies to school

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Who needs a school bus when your dad is an animator?

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Alicia Silverstone courts controversy in new book for moms

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The clueless star criticizes everything from vaccination to potty-training. Her methods may surprise you.

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It’s going to cost more to watch ‘Orange is the New Black’

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Get ready because Netflix is raising its prices so "House of Cards" is going to cost more too.

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Bill Cosby to be honored at American Comedy Awards

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Veteran funnyman Bill Cosby is set to receive the Johnny Carson Award for Comedic Excellence.

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‘American Dad’ will be family affair for the Thickes

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The R&B singer joins his "Growing Pains" dad on an upcoming episode.

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Debbie Gibson diagnosed with Lyme disease

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The rocker is battling Lyme disease, which she says has left her looking skeletal.

What's Happening

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

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Register NOW for the 2014 Inaugural Komen Springfield Race for the Cure on May 16th!

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 breakfast and lunch from Sonic.