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in National, World

U.S., allies stage 13 attacks on Islamic State

Air strikes were stage on Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.

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in Music

Rolling Stones want $150 for their book

It may seem like a big price tag, but the real page-turner costs even more!

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in Local

Harvest Continues to Lag

Corn 59 percent harvested Soybeans 63 percent harvested

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in Music, Entertainment

Prince to play 8-minute jam on ‘SNL’

The "Purple Rain" hitmaker will perform live with his all-female band 3RDEYEGIRL without commercial interruption.

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in Weird

‘Terrorist’ Wi-Fi delays flight

A Wi-Fi hotspot at LAX named after a terrorist group kept travelers on board for hours as police investigated.

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in National

NEA president opposes ‘toxic’ tests

The new president of the nation's largest teachers union takes over as new Common Core standards roll out across America.

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in Music

Steven Tyler going country with Brad Paisley

The Aerosmith frontman has signed up to take part in the 2014 CMA Country Christmas concert.

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in Entertainment

Neil Patrick Harris to front new NBC variety show

The "How I Met Your Mother" star will host a new primetime series, with live comedy skits, music, and hidden camera pranks.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Oct. 28.

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in Local

Tuscola Is a Winner

$1.4B fertilizer plant

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in Local

Amazon Comes to Illinois

Site has not been chosen

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in Sports

NBA welcomes more international players than ever

A record 101 international players from 37 countries and territories are on opening night rosters.

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in Sports

McCoy leads Redskins past Cowboys in OT

Replacement QB Colt McCoy overcame a limping Tony Romo to lift the Washington Redskins to a 20-17 overtime victory.

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in Sports

Royals return home for last shot at fairytale ending

The World Series heads back to Kansas City tonight and the Royals hope that familiarity will revive their Cinderella story.

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in National

School shooter invited victims to lunch

A Washington state student who opened fire in his cafeteria before taking his own life had sent texts to the victims asking to meet at lunch.

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in Sports

Former NBA star Mookie Blaylock sentenced in vehicular homicide

Mookie Blaylock will spend seven years in prison for killing a woman in a head-on traffic crash last year.

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in National

Toyota tops car quality survey

Consumers have ranked Toyota and Lexus among the top car brands and say Chrysler is the worst.

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in Viral Videos

Costumed-cat rides ‘magic carpet’ Roomba

What would we ever do without you, Internet?

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in National, World

Fighting Ebola: U.S. isolates troops, Australia implements travel ban

The Army will isolate soldiers returning from West Africa, even if they are not believed to have been exposed to the deadly virus.

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in Election 2014, Local

Rauner: I Want to Raise the Minimum Wage

Says Gov. Quinn has had six years to do it and failed

Recent Headlines

in Music

Queen, Fleetwood Mac won’t be playing Glastonbury

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The two veteran rock acts were strongly rumored to have been booked as the big names for the 2015 festival.

in Entertainment

Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

in Entertainment, Sports

The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

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World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.