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4 weeks ago in Local

Farmland Prices Show Significant Decline

Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers say farmland prices in the state declined significantly last year.


4 weeks ago in Local

Prosecutors: No Retrial For Former Governor Rod Blagojevich

Prosecutors say they will not retry former Governor Rod Blagojevich...adding his sentence may be fair, regardless.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Civil War Tech Program This Weekend

The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency has a big weekend coming up.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘Sonic the Hedgehog,’ ‘Madden’ up for Video Game Hall of Fame

How many hours of your childhood were spent playing these games?


4 weeks ago in Sports

Brackets may be busted but March Madness still driving TV ratings

Nielsen reports 11.6 million people watched CBS' telecast of the Villanova-Kansas game on Saturday — an impressive number for a date when people usually don't hang around at home to watch TV.


4 weeks ago in Music, Entertainment

James Corden ‘sexts’ Ozzy Osbourne

WATCH: The "Late Late Show Host" pulls off an early April Fool's Day prank with some help from the ladies on "The View."


4 weeks ago in Music

Glen Campbell, Carrie Underwood to get special ACM Awards

The ailing "Rhinestone Cowboy" star, who is battling memory-robbing Alzheimer's disease, will be honored with the Career Achievement Award in recognition of artists who have advanced the popularity and acceptance of country music.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment, Music

Queen Latifah has a new show

The rapper-turned-actress will front "The Best Place To Be" for America's Travel Channel.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Emilia Clarke defends ‘Game of Thrones’

The star has jumped headfirst into the sexism debate surrounding her show.


4 weeks ago in Music

Merle Haggard cancels tour dates

The country music legend had previously pulled the plug on dates in February and March after checking in to a California hospital for treatment of a recurring bout of double pneumonia.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Homeland Security Terrorism Expert to Speak at UIS this Evening

Dean Alexander will speak tonight at 7:30 in Brookens Auditorium.


4 weeks ago in Sports

U.S. gets key win over Guatemala

The United States earned a crucial 4-0 win over Guatemala on Tuesday that saved their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign and took some pressure off coach Jurgen Klinsmann.


4 weeks ago in Sports

Warriors stifle Wizards, win 54th straight home game

The Golden State Warriors finally got their defense in high gear Tuesday night, limiting the Washington Wizards to 41.9 percent shooting en route to their 54th consecutive home-court win, a 102-94 victory over an Eastern Conference playoff contender.


4 weeks ago in Sports

Craig Sager in ‘unchartered waters’

Sager missed 11 months while undergoing treatment and a bone marrow transplant from his son before returning to his position on the sideline during TNT's NBA coverage in March 2015.


4 weeks ago in Local

Lincoln Museum to Open New Exhibit of President’s Artifacts

The "Unfinished Work" exhibit will be open at the Springfield museum from April 15 to May 15.


4 weeks ago in National

Apple wants answers from the FBI

The FBI's announcement that it mysteriously hacked into an iPhone is a public setback for Apple.


4 weeks ago in Local

Chicago Businessman Pleads Guilty to Grant Fraud Scheme

George E. Smith operated Diversified Behavioral Comprehensive Care, described as offering social services and mental health care to youth and their families.


4 weeks ago in National

Obama calls for more funds, new attitude to fight opioid epidemic

With a nod to his own drug use as a young man, President Barack Obama on Tuesday called for more funding and a new approach to help people addicted to heroin and prescription drugs, seeking to shine a public spotlight on an increasingly deadly killer.


4 weeks ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

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2 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 29


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

13 hours ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’


The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

14 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV report


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