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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 9

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.


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Lawmakers Call for Debt Relief for Everest Students

For former students of Everest College in Illinois, getting relief from your student loan debt may become easier, if some…

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University of Illinois Works to Rein in Sprawl on Campus

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is trying to rein in expansion of space on its campus. The (Champaign) News-Gazette…

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Peoria Marijuana Dispensary Tied Up By Zoning Dispute

A proposed medical marijuana dispensary in Peoria has hit a snag over zoning that has delayed its opening.


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Illinois’ Congress Members Go On 70 Foreign Trips in 2 Years

Chicago Trib reports Illinois' 20 members of Congress have gone on 70 foreign trips to 44 countries in the past two years, costing more than $518,000.


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Health officials: 70 Suspected Sick From AppleCider

Officials are testing for E. coli bacteria and a microscopic parasite called cryptosporidium. The Illinois Department of Public Health is assisting with the investigation.

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Owners of Vacant Site with AsbestosFace $500-a-Day Penalty

Owners of a vacant mill on Springfield's northeast side face a $500-a-day penalty dating back two months for not dealing with asbestos on the site.

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More Trouble for Hines VA Hospital

Mark Kirk wants new whistleblower protection.

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Medical Marijuana Available Monday in Illinois

he era of medical marijuana begins Monday in Illinois. Eight dispensaries are coming online.

Kansas City Royals pose with World Series trophy after Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the New York Mets Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in New York. The Royals won 7-2 to win the series. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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This week’s best sports shots

A look at the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.


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Springfield Woman Indicted on Eight Counts of Mail Fraud

Nancy Eddington is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars.


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Durbin, Davis React to President’s Keystone Action

Predictably, Illinois reaction to the President's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline fell along party lines.


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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of the big sporting events taking place this weekend.

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signs an executive order on criminal justice reform at the Sangamon County Courthouse Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Springfield, Ill. Rauner's executive order will create the Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform.

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Rauner Vetoes Portions of Bill Giving Seniors Home, Institutional Care

Gov. Bruce Rauner is trying to cut back on institutional care available to seniors.


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Crowdfunding Effort Launches to String Christmas Lights on Capitol Dome

In the first 24 hours, the online campaign reached more than ten percent of its goal.

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Medical Marijuana Sales Start Monday

Patients will be able to buy medical marijuana legally for the first time Monday.

A view of the Statue of Liberty as seen from the air near New York City, Monday, Nov. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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Making headlines this week

A look at some of the week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.


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Obama rejects Canada-to-U.S Keystone XL pipeline

The proposal inspired a wave of environmental activism that turned Keystone XL into a rallying cry to fight climate change.

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Anne Hathaway expecting first child


The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.

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Eagles confirm musical plans


The veteran rockers are pressing ahead with plans for a Broadway musical centered around their iconic song "Hotel California."