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UI Labs: Who Gets the Credit?

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Rauner: "The idea was mine." Quinn spokeswoman: Arrogant.

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Benedictine University Holds Q/A For Soon-to-be Former Students

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University officials say traditional program has more than 500 students

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Illini Basketball Coming to Springfield’s PCCC in 2015

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The move is being made due to construction at the State Farm Center.

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Minimum Wage Hike Supporters Take Credit for Early Voting Spike

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Early voting is up in Illinois over the last mid-term election, and a group supporting the minimum wage increase is claiming some of the credit.

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App turns your smartphone into a breathalyzer

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Alcohoot turns your smartphone into a portable, personal breathalyzer.

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Dallas man’s ‘Ebola’ house draws criticism in virus-hit city

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The house has been transformed with blue plastic barrels, bio-hazard stickers, yellow caution tape and the word "QUARANTINE."

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Verizon promises no Internet ‘fast lanes’

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Verizon says it's not planning to strike any "fast lane" deals to help some websites load faster than others.

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Use your smartphone to ‘think outside the bun’

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Taco Bell debuted a mobile app that allows customers to order, customize their food, and pay from their phones.

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Haunted houses for adults in high demand

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With Hollywood-grade stagecraft and professional actors, haunted houses are in increasingly popular with grownups.

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Burglary suspect busted after forgetting to flush

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Investigators tied a suspect to a burglary using DNA left on a toilet.

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Dog ‘arrests’ owner

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A man's own dog helps police bust him on drug charges.

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A zebra walks into a bank …

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A man named Bart Augustus allegedly robbed a bank and his name isn't the only thing that's unique.

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Man busted for illegal ‘potato chips’

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Police say they found a kilo of cocaine hidden inside a man's snack bag.

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‘Terrorist’ Wi-Fi delays flight

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

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Scaring’ with the ‘Stars’

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Halloween is alive and well on the set of the hit ABC show "Dancing With the Stars."

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‘Blurred Lines’ dispute heading to trial

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Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are heading to trial over allegations they illegally sampled music from Marvin Gaye.

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Pee-wee Herman headed back to big screen

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Actor Paul Reubens is set to reprise his role as suited man-boy Pee-wee Herman in a new movie.

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Next on Taylor’s to-do list: Write a book

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The "Love Story" hitmaker hopes to revive her passion for writing by penning a book.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Scaring’ with the ‘Stars’

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Halloween is alive and well on the set of the hit ABC show "Dancing With the Stars."

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PHOTOS: 20 celebrities who dress like Halloween all year

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Some celebrities dress like every day is one big costume party.

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