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in Music, Entertainment

Bono, Robin Thicke among year’s ‘least influential’

The musicians top a list of 30 uninspiring stars who "took up vast clouds of oxygen" and "gave us back nothing of use."

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in Entertainment

‘Lord of the Rings’ director gets his star

Peter Jackson will be honored with the 2,538th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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in National

Protesters slam grand jury process, more troops head to Ferguson

More National Guard troops are heading to Missouri in an effort to quell riots.

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in Lifestyle, National

U.S. introduces menu-labeling standards for chain restaurants

Sweeping new rules will require calorie counts on menus and establish a national standard for nutrition information.

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in Entertainment

Halle Berry goes to court to keep daughter’s hair curly

The actress won a court order banning ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry from straightening their daughter's naturally-curly hair.

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in Sports

NFL: Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry could have lymphoma

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry has a mass on the right side of his chest that team officials said could be lymphoma.

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in Entertainment, National

Obama awards Medal of Freedom to 18 Americans

President Barack Obama presented the highest U.S. civilian honor to 18 people including actress Meryl Streep and singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder.

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in Local

USDA: That’s a Wrap for Illinois Crops

Corn 97 percent finished

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Nov. 25

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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in National

Grand jury won’t indict Ferguson officer in fatal shooting

A grand jury has decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of protests.

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in Local

UPDATED: No Indictment Against Ferguson Officer Wilson

A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown

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in Local

Like to Play the Numbers? Do it for Veterans

A new lottery ticket is going on sale to help Illinois veterans

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in Local

I-55 Closure Tuesday

Plan ahead for some pre-holiday work

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in Entertainment

It’s gonna cost more to rent at Redbox

Prices for renting movies and video games will increase starting next week.

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in Local

Highway Deaths Down

But they’re making a comeback

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in Black Friday, Viral Videos

WATCH: What ‘Black Friday’ would look like as a scary movie

Black Friday would be a scary shopping experience if it got the Hollywood treatment.

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in Weird

Lost New Mexico kitten ends up in Maine

How a missing kitten made a 2,300-mile trip remains a mystery.

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in Sports

FSU remains No. 1

Florida State remains No. 1 with Alabama No. 2, Oregon third and Mississippi State fourth.

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in National

Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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in Black Friday, Entertainment

‘Frozen’ tops Barbie as top girls’ holiday pick

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The results marked the first time in 11 years that Barbie hasn't held the No. 1 spot in the annual toy survey.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Friends of the Galaxy’ mashup

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If "Guardians of the Galaxy" was set to the "Friends" theme.

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Nov. 28

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.