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in Entertainment

Someone in America is $228M richer

The winner of a $228.5 million Powerball jackpot has not yet come forward.

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in National, World

Obama: World must do more to combat Ebola

The President called on more nations to help fight the world's worst outbreak of the deadly virus.

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in Local

ISU, Rep. Davis Tackle School Sex Assault

Rate of college women victimized could be 1 in 3

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in Weird

Man throwing $55K potato salad party this weekend

An Ohio man who jokingly raised $55,000 from a crowdfunding site is making good on his promise to throw a huge party.

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in Local

Worst Colleges: 25 Percent Are in Illinois

DeVry, Columbia College Chicago among those dishonored

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 26

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

JACOB STARK

in Local

Chatham Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

A Chatham man is facing child pornography charges as part of Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's "Operation Glass House."

In this image released by Columbia Pictures, Denzel Washington appears in a scene from "The Equalizer."

in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘The Equalizer’ rivals ‘Taken”

If Liam Neeson is bad in "Taken," then Denzel is super bad in Antoine Fuqua's "The Equalizer."

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in Sports

Rose, Stenson v Watson, Simpson in Ryder Cup opener

Europe's Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson will take on Americans Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson in the opening Ryder Cup on Friday.

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in Election 2014, Local

Quinn Favors Marijuana Decriminalization

Gov. Pat Quinn isn’t in favor of Illinois following in the footsteps of Washington State and Colorado when it comes to marijuana.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Kids suggest ways to improve ‘The Tonight Show’

Jimmy Fallon reads suggestions for improving the show written by elementary school children.

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in National

Chrysler recalls 350K vehicles over ignition switches

Models including the Dodge Charger and the Jeep Grand Cherokee are affected.

Sherman Village Board

in Local

Sherman, Cop Settle Lawsuit

More than 55-thousand dollars to be paid out in settlement

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in Weird

Slot machine saves gambler from jail

A gambler in Germany has been saved from prison by a one-armed bandit.

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in Local

More Traffic Headaches Imminent for I-55 Drivers

Traffic weary Springfield residents have had little reprieve -- first the construction on I-55 southbound, then the bike lanes on Second Street.

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in Local

Veteran WCBS-TV New York, Former WTAX Reporter, Dies of Heart Attack

Vetreran broadcast journalist John Slattery, who started his storied career at Illinois radio stations including WTAX, has died at the age of 63.

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in Local

Springfield Metro Unemployment Drops

Illinois in August added a fifth consecutive month of across-the-board unemployment declines in its 12 metro areas.

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in National

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder stepping down after contentious term

Holder, 63, was the nation's first black attorney general and has made civil rights a cornerstone of his time in office.

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in Local

Illinois Supreme Court to Hear Cigarette Appeal

The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to review a lower court's ruling that reinstated a decade-old $10.1 billion verdict in a class-action lawsuit against Phillip Morris USA.

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in Sports

WATCH: Kevin Durant plays ‘NBA 2K15′ as LeBron James

He might be on the cover of "NBA 2K15," but the Oklahoma City Thunder star plays the video game as LeBron James.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

TLC cancels ‘Honey Boo Boo’

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The hit reality TV show is off the air after allegations family matriarch Mama June is dating a convicted sex offender.

in Entertainment

Christian Bale to play Steve Jobs in new biopic

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The "Dark Knight" star will portray the late Apple Computer co-founder.

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Zack Galifianakis interviews Brad Pitt on ‘Between Two Ferns’

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The comic gets in some good digs at the "Fury" star in this hilariously awkward interview that's crashed by Louis C.K.