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in Weird

United plane’s evacuation slide deploys mid-flight

A United Airlines plane made an emergency landing in Kansas after an evacuation slide deployed in mid-air.

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in Sports

Pistorius trial resumes after psychiatric tests

The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has resumed after one month during which mental health experts evaluated the athlete.

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in Local

Highway Trust Fund Is in Jeopardy

Durbin, fearing insolvency, says House proposal is unrealistic

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, June 30.

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in Entertainment

‘Designing Women’ star Meshach Taylor dead at 67

Taylor, best known for his role as the affable assistant on the hit television show "Designing Women," has died at age 67.

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in Local

Manufacturing Report Card for Illinois Is Mixed

Logistics and tax climate occupy opposite ends

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in National

Obama to nominate former P&G CEO as veterans secretary

President Barack Obama has chosen Bob McDonald, an Army veteran, as his nominee to be the next secretary of veterans affairs.

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in Lifestyle, Sports

Facebook scores record 1B interactions for World Cup

With 1 billion posts, likes and comments, the tournament is the most talked-about event in Facebook's history.

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in Sports

U.S. plans to attack unbeaten Belgium

America is preparing for "war" in Tuesday's last-16 World Cup clash.

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in Entertainment

‘Transformers’ is a box office behemoth

"Transformers: Age of Extinction" powered up with $100 million in box office sales, the year's biggest opening weekend.

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in Viral Videos

Real-life ‘Fruit Ninja’

Forget an iPad, this guy plays with real fruit and a real - and very sharp - knife.

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in Music

Metallica rocks out with hundreds of fans on Glastonbury stage

The rockers delivered a stunning performance to screaming fans, as they became the first metal band to headline the iconic festival.

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in Viral Videos

Ultimate fan-cam dance

This young Miami Marlins fan makes the most of his time on the fan-cam.

iraq

in National, World

Iraqi troops battle for city of Tikrit

Iraqi troops are battling to dislodge ISIS, as the militant Islamist group gains ground.

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in National

Obama to seek $2B for child migrant crisis

President Barack Obama wants more than $2 billion to deal with the surge in unaccompanied children flooding into the U.S. along its southern border.

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in Local

Illinois Tries to Lead in Being Green

Meet the governor's director of sustainability

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in Local

Job Satisfaction Is High for Teachers

Exception: The confidence in how much support they are getting

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in Local

We Haven’t Heard the Last of the Progressive Income Tax

Proposals gained little traction in 2014

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in Local

Farmland Values Are on the Rise

State average is $7190 per acre

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in Entertainment

Starting today you can watch a lot of ‘Seinfeld’

Beginning Monday night, TBS will celebrate the 25th anniversary of "Seinfeld."

Recent Headlines

in Music

Paul McCartney recording with Alice Cooper, Joe Perry

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The Beatle is recording new material with fellow rockers and a movie star.

in Entertainment

Shia LaBeouf has September court date

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The actor's disorderly conduct case is adjourned until the fall.

in Music

Courtney Love wants a Kurt Cobain biopic

Musician Courtney Love attends a screening of "Rush" hosted by Ferrari & The Cinema Society on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 in New York.

The rocker says she wants to start production in the next year, adding "It's time to do this."