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Bong-throwing case against Amanda Bynes thrown out

A case against the troubled actress for marijuana possession and throwing a pipe out an apartment window last year was dismissed on Monday.

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After wet weekend, tornadoes, floods seen across Midwest

A deadly storm front moved through much of the U.S. on Monday, bringing with it hurricane-force winds and thunderstorms that damaged homes.

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in Lifestyle

Look ma, no hands! New ‘selfie’ app does the work for you

Selfie fans, your life just got a little easier.

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Durbin: High Court Says Hobby Lobby Is a Person

Senator: Company should disclose its discrimination

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in Viral Videos

Turning #LikeAGirl into a compliment rather than insult

What does it mean to do something "like a girl?"

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in National

Obama to bypass Congress on immigration reform

President Barack Obama intends to take executive action to address the "broken" U.S. immigration system.

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Severe Weather Smacks Much of State

Worst of it goes north of Springfield

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 1

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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St Louis Women Jailed in Suspected Theft Ring

I-55 traffic stop in northern Montgomery County ends their freedom

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Schneider Out as IDOT Secretary

Gov. Pat Quinn has replaced the head of the Illinois Department of Transportation.

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Illinois Pushes Ahead with Medicaid Managed Care

Illinois' top Medicaid official has announced a timetable for moving hundreds of thousands of poor and disabled patients into managed care health plans.

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in Local

DCEO Releases Five-Year Budget Blueprint

The budget the legislature gave the governor to sign is not an exact match for the five-year “budget blueprint” he asked for.

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in Sports

France eliminates Nigeria, Suarez says ‘sorry’

France reached the World Cup quarter-finals, while Uruguay striker Luis Suarez broke his silence to apologize for biting.

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in National

GM recalls 7M more vehicles over ignition switch

General Motors is recalling millions more vehicles dating back to 1997 as the company's safety crisis grows.

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in Local

Palazzolo: Springfield Needs to Grow

Would also put city's checkbook on-line if elected

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in Music

The Who spark retirement rumors with tour

The Who star Roger Daltrey has hinted the band's upcoming 50th anniversary tour will be their last.

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in Entertainment

Carrie Fisher’s daughter lands ‘Star Wars’ role

Carrie Fisher's daughter has landed a role in the new "Star Wars" movie, playing a young Princess Leia.

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in Local

Supreme Court: Public Sector Unions Can’t Force Union Due Payments for Non-Members

The Supreme Court says public sector unions can't collect fees from home health care workers who object to being affiliated with a union.

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in National

Supreme Court rules for companies over birth control

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that businesses can object on religious grounds to providing insurance that covers birth control.

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in National

GM victims fund to have wide eligibility

The compensation fund for victims of General Motors' defective ignition switch will be open to a broad range of people.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Stay Puft Marshmallow Man ruins your favorite movie

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Again, the internet proved it's awesomeness with #AddAPuftRuinAMovie. These are some of our favorites!

in Music

George Harrison memorial tree killed by actual beetles

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A tree planted in honor of the late Beatle has been devoured by bugs.

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Countdown: Supporting characters that need their own movie

From left: Jon Gries (Uncle Rico), Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite) and Aaron Ruell (Kip) in "Napoleon Dynamite," a comedy about a quirky teenager growing up in the remotes of Idaho, trying to understand his life.

Which of these supporting characters should have their own movies?