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4 weeks ago in National, World

Special U.S. targeting force ‘now in place’ in Iraq: U.S.

While the force was expected to number only about 200, its deployment marks the latest expansion of U.S. military pressure on Islamic State.

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4 weeks ago in National

Trump, Cruz tensions may provide liveliest Republican debate yet

Flaring tempers and sharp elbows may turn a debate of seven Republican presidential candidates into a seven-car pileup on Thursday with tensions between Donald Trump and rival Ted Cruz leading the way.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Reports: Giants to promote McAdoo to head coach

Offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo will replace Tom Coughlin, who stepped down last week after winning two Super Bowls in 12 seasons with the team.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Work to be done to rebuild Rams fan base, experts say

Los Angeles celebrated the return of the National Football League and the Rams, who had called the City of Angels their home for 49 years, but some experts say there is much work to be done to re-establish a fan base.

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4 weeks ago in Music, Viral Videos

WATCH: Adele carpool karaoke

"Hello" from the outside ... of the car.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment, National

Winner, winner! Record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot to be split between three winning tickets

The winners of the record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot have yet to emerge, with lottery officials saying the massive prize will be split between ticket holders in three states - Tennessee, California and Florida.

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4 weeks ago in National, World

House of Representatives to try again to seek Iran deal clampdown

The U.S. House of Representatives plans to reconsider legislation to restrict President Barack Obama's ability to lift sanctions on Iran under an international nuclear deal after its passage was canceled on Wednesday when too few members voted.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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4 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Jan. 14

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

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

Play Drinko with Kevin Hart

It's like Plinko ... only much worse.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 14

A look back on some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Realtors Optimistic for 2016

There's both good news and bad news in the December home sales report from the Capital Area Association of Realtors.

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4 weeks ago in Local

City Monitoring Arch Coal Situation Closely

Even though the coal provider for Springfield is filing for bankruptcy, they still have to work with the city, and it's a position the city has been in before.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Interest in Thomson Development as Prison Hiring Continues

Officials in a northwestern Illinois community say a federal prison's hiring bump is coinciding with increased interest from real estate developers who want to know about available land.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Cast of ‘Friends’ to reunite for TV special

The casts of one of TV's biggest comedies is reuniting next month on the network it once called home.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Cleveland Browns hire Bengals offensive coordinator as coach

The Browns have hired Hue Jackson as their next head coach.

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4 weeks ago in Local

LaHood Reacts to State of the Union

Congressman Darin LaHood says he was anxious to hear what President Barack Obama would say in Obama's first State of the Union address with LaHood now in Washington.

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4 weeks ago in Local

DCFS: Paperwork Problems = Lost Federal Money

State officials say the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services lost out on millions of dollars in federal money in recent years because it failed to process paperwork.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Navy Pier to Close for Ferris Wheel Construction

Chicago's Navy Pier will be closed to the public two days next week to clear the way for the installation of a new 196-foot Ferris wheel.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Leftover Money to be Used for U of I African-American Center

The University of Illinois plans to use money left over from a construction project to help build a new African-American cultural center.

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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 12

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A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

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"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

14 hours ago in Music

Springsteen promises to show his mind in autobiography

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Springsteen, 66, has been working on the autobiography, called "Born to Run," for seven years.