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US Rep. Davis: OK With Lawsuit Against Obama

Whether President Obama winds up at the defense table or not, one of Illinois' Republican Congressmen is defending the move to sue him

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Making headlines this week

A look back on the news that made headlines this week and the stories you won't forget.

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in Local

Audit: State Wait Times for Nursing Care Claims 3 Months

Audit finds may seeking state-paid nursing home care have been waiting more than 90 days for a decision on their cases

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in Entertainment

Want to smell like Tara Reid? No? Well now you can anyway

Because everyone wants to smell like a B-list star battling sharks in an low-budget sci-fi film, there's "Shark by Tara."

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in Lifestyle

In San Fran, a million won’t buy you much

In the souped-up world of San Francisco real estate, $1 million will barely cover the cost of an 800-square-foot starter home.

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Ohio lawmaker proposes LeBron license plate

An Ohio lawmaker wants a license plate celebrating the homecoming of King James.

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in Music

Def Leppard’s Vivian Campbell gets cancer all-clear – again

The guitarist is cautiously optimistic after tests reveal he is in remission again.

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in Local

The Fix for Illinois in 98 Steps

Ex-lawmaker, ex-revenue chief co-write new book

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in Music

Rob Zombie starts crowd-funding campaign for killer clowns

The rocker/filmmaker wants fans to help him make another horror flick.

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in Local

State Fairgrounds Repairs Are Ongoing

IHPA is also short of cash

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 1.

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in Music, Viral Videos

WATCH: Bret Michaels covers ‘Endless Love,’ serenades van

The Poison frontman remakes the Lionel Richie classic, while rocking out at Nissan's car testing facility.

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in National

U.S. reforms poultry inspections in effort to boost food safety

The USDA hopes reforms to decades-old processes for inspecting poultry facilities will cut down on foodborne illnesses.

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in Sports

Muhammad Ali’s ‘Fight of the Century’ gloves sell for $400K

The gloves the boxing great wore in his legendary 1971 fight against Joe Frazier sold at auction on Thursday.

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in Sports

Seahawks RB Lynch ends his holdout

The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks were given a welcome boost when Marshawn Lynch reported for camp at the team's practice facility.

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in National

Senate passes $16.3B veterans health care bill

The U.S. Senate gave final approval to a plan to ease delays at the scandal-plagued Veterans Affairs Department.

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For some companies, influx of migrant children is booming business

For companies with contracts with federal agencies, the wave of children crossing the border is a business opportunity.

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‘Sharknado 2′ sparks feeding frenzy on Twitter, sets record

Flying sharks chomping through NYC drew a record audience for Syfy network and became the most tweeted-about TV movie in history.

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Want to smell like Tara Reid? No? Well now you can anyway

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Because everyone wants to smell like a B-list star battling sharks in an low-budget sci-fi film, there's "Shark by Tara."

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Def Leppard’s Vivian Campbell gets cancer all-clear – again

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The guitarist is cautiously optimistic after tests reveal he is in remission again.

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Rob Zombie starts crowd-funding campaign for killer clowns

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The rocker/filmmaker wants fans to help him make another horror flick.