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in Lifestyle

New Year’s resolutions more procrastination than motivation

Losing weight is among the top five resolutions each year, but most of winter’s great expectations wither by spring.

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in Weird

2014: The year’s weirdest stories

From family pets behaving badly to stupid criminals, 2014 was full of the strange and silly.

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in Entertainment

‘Captain America’ is full of mistakes

"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" has topped a new poll to find the most mistake-laden movie of 2014.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the top sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Dec. 31.

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in Sports

Suh has one-game ban overturned

The Detroit Lions defensive tackle is now eligible for Sunday's NFC wildcard game.

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in National

CDC to hire lab safety chief after Ebola, flu mishaps

The job has taken on more urgency after a CDC scientist was possibly exposed to Ebola in a lab last week.

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in National, World

AirAsia victim with life jacket raises questions about plane’s last moments

Rescuers believe they have found the plane on the ocean floor off Borneo.

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in Music, Viral Videos

The ultimate 2014 pop song mashup

Revisit a year's worth of pop music hits in one epic mashup video.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Bet you didn’t know: New Year’s Eve

The New Year hasn't always been celebrated on Jan. 1 and it's not always rung in with champagne and a countdown.

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in National

Temps plunge U.S. into deep freeze

Colder-than-average temperatures are sending chills across America.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: YouTube’s 2014 rewind

Some of the biggest pop culture moments and the most popular songs of the year.

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in Local

Ghana Gets Local Ambulance

Two charities are involved in donation

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in Local

Lincoln Home Prepares for 150th Anniversary of Funeral

Black bunting but no 1865 greenery

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in Local

When the Ball Drops, So Does the Tax Rate

Edgar: Money will have to come from somewhere

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in Local

Illinois Roads Appear to Be Safer

Another year short of 1000 fatalities

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in Local

SFD Adds Life Support Services

Raise in order for paramedics

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Dec. 31

1947: Singing cowboy Roy Rogers married Dale Evans. 1961: The Beach Boys played their first gig in Long Beach, California.…

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in Local

Cabs, Buses in Springfield May Get Competition

Company making inroads in big cities but also targeting the Springfield market

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in Local

New Law Aimed at Reducing Traffic Court Dockets

One of dozens of new laws to hit the books January 1

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in Entertainment

2014: The year’s best entertainment images

A look at some of the biggest moments and best photos from the year in entertainment.

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in Music

Royalties won’t ‘Stay’ with Sam Smith

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Tom Petty "Won't Back Down" over the similarities between his 1989 hit and the Grammy-nominated "Stay With Me."

in Music

Bob Dylan gives away 50,000 copies of new album to his ‘oldest’ fans

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The veteran rocker has struck a deal with bosses of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) to send out copies of his latest record.

in Entertainment

Emma Watson is Belle in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

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The former "Harry Potter" star will play the princess in a live-action version of the Disney film.