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Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

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Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Child Abuse Deaths

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner says Gov. Pat Quinn should take the blame for the increase in child abuse and…

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More Names Could be Added to April’s Municipal Ballot

A former Sangamon County Board Member seems to be the latest candidate in the race for Ward 2 alderman.  Tyrone…

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Class of 2014 SAT scores remain stagnant

SAT scores among the nation's high school seniors remain stubbornly unchanged.

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in Lifestyle

Love coffee? It’s in your genes

New research shows that your DNA may be linked to your love of java.

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in Music

George Harrison’s childhood home to be auctioned off

The home of the late Beatles star is expected to get bids of more than $160,000.

joeperrysteventyler

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Joe Perry: Steven Tyler ‘won’t like’ my book

The Aerosmith star is preparing himself for a showdown with band frontman Steven Tyler over details in his upcoming autobiography.

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Foo Fighters take up ‘residency’ with David Letterman

The band will spend a week on the "Late Show with David Letterman" starting on Monday.

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Last Day to Register, until Tomorrow

Regular voter registration ends today. While there will be a chance to register in other ways before Election Day, those…

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U.S. food labeled ‘natural’ often isn’t

Packaged foods labeled as "natural" actually contained a substantial level of genetically modified ingredients, according to a new report.

cyber

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Quick and Easy Tips for Cybersecurity

Change passwords, make complicated passwords, avoid public wi-fi, use your bank's DM's

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First Lady Hits Chicago

Talks mail-in voting, helps Quinn

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in Sports

NBA TV deal allows for ESPN Internet streaming

ESPN is working with the NBA to create an Internet sports channel available without a pay TV subscription.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Oct. 7.

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in Music

Sisters selling 40 years of Heart

Stage costumes, awards, and memorabilia are all part of an auction in November.

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Slow Going on the Harvest

Excessive rain in the past week

nationals

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Nationals stay alive with win over Giants

The Nationals were given a lifeline in game three on Monday night.

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White House defends Biden after gaffes

The White House apologized for remarks Biden made suggesting Turkey and the United Arab Emirates had supported Islamist militants in Syria.

wilson

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Wilson fires Seahawks to victory

QB Russell Wilson had a career high rushing night to help lead the NFL champion Seattle Seahawks to a 27-17 away win over the Washington Redskins.

veterans

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VA fires senior execs in health care crackdown

Veterans Affairs is firing four senior executives in a crackdown following a nationwide scandal over long wait times for medical care.

wong

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Wong blast puts Cardinals on brink of series victory

The St Louis Cardinals are closer to advancing to the National League Championship Series.

Recent Headlines

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Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

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Pink Floyd warns album ‘not for iTunes generation’

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David Gilmour has warned the band's younger fans they might not enjoy the upcoming album.

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Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.