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Next season of ‘American Idol’ will be its last

Fox says "American Idol" will air its 15th and final season next year.

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Mike Epps takes on role of ‘Uncle Buck’

The comedian is heading back to the small screen to star in a TV adaptation of 1989 film.

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Ozzy backs youth band

The Black Sabbath rocker was impressed by the Louisville Leopard's all percussion version of 'Crazy Train.'

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Bono rides a bike with Jimmy Fallon

The U2 frontman faced his fears and got back on a bike as part of the band's return to the late night talk show.

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Attention ‘Downton Abbey’ fans: You could live in the Dower House

For a cool $6 million, the fictional home of the Dowager Countess of Grantham could be yours.

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Charter Schools Tout Public Support

61,000 students attend 148 charter schools in Illinois

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, May 11.

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Who Will Enforce Campaign Finance Laws?

Durbin is concerned about big money

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Nadal drops out top 5 for first time in 10 years

After a handful of losses, the 28-year-old has dropped to seventh in the ATP rankings.

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‘Avengers’ crushes ‘Hot Pursuit’

The film has earned a staggering $312.9 million in just 10 days in theaters.

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Starbucks hopes ‘Mini Frappuccino’ tempts new customers

The coffee chain is launching its latest drink - a smaller version of a summer favorite.

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King’s absence from U.S. summit shows Saudi displeasure over Iran push

Analysts and diplomats in the Middle East described King Salman's decision to skip a meeting at Camp David this week as a snub, despite denials from U.S. officials and Saudi insiders.

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Proposed Cuts Would Mean Less Amtrak Here

FY 16 proposal: $42M state subsidy would become $26M

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WATCH: LeBron James’ playoff buzzer beater from all angles

The game winning shot in the final second tied up the series 2-2.

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Foreign Businesses Look at Illinois

Downstate does not fare well

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LISTEN: Prince debuts song about Baltimore at ‘Rally 4 Peace’

Prince took the stage in Baltimore before thousands of fans who were dressed in gray in tribute to a man whose death in police custody prompted riots and drew international attention.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, May 11

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

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New treatments may transform cancer care

A new type of blood test could spare patients the surgical and needle biopsies long needed to guide their care.

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Stars salute Pete Townshend

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The Who star was honored with a special concert for his longtime work with the MusiCares charity.

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Berry Gordy’s ‘Motown Mansion’ is on the market

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It's your chance to live like a music legend.

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Cast of ‘Big Bang Theory’ helps students study science

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Dozens of crew and cast members, including Jim Parsons and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, have raised more than $4 million for "The Big Bang Theory" Scholarship Endowment.