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This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."

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T-Mobile Customers May Be Eligible for Refunds

Court ruling says cellphone company illegally charged customers

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look back at the big sports stories and best photos from this week.

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Making headlines this week

A look back on some of the week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Cameron Diaz engaged to Good Charlotte star

The "Charlie's Angels" star is reportedly planning to marry Benji Madden.

James Stewart, center, is reunited with his wife, Donna Reed, left, and children during the last scene of Frank Capra's "It's A Wonderful Life".

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MOVIES: 25 Days of Christmas Films

Count down to Christmas with these 25 festive holiday movies.

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials, bowl games this weekend

Here's a look at Christmas classics, holiday favorites, and sports specials airing this weekend.

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WATCH: The ‘Force’ is strong with this home

If you weren't already excited for the next "Star Wars" movie, this house will change your mind.

FILE - In this March 6, 2013 file photo, Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka gestures on the House floor at the state Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Topinka, who won a second term in November 2014, died early Wednesday morning, Dec. 10, 2014, less than 24 hours after having a stroke, according to her office. She was 70. Topinka previously served three terms as Illinois state treasurer, was a former Illinois GOP chairwoman and ran for governor in 2006.

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Quinn Appoints Former Budget Director as Comptroller

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is scheduled to announce the successor to late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka at a Friday event in Chicago.

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Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI

The 18-time gold medalist was arrested on Sept. 30.

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Stars lose millions of followers in Instagram crackdown

Justin Bieber and Kim Kardashian are among the celebs who lost fake followers when the social media service purged fraudulent accounts.

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Deputies to Be More Visible in Rural Areas

Barr wants his department on the country roads more

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Consumers can sue Target over data breach

A judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue the retailer over the 2013 data breach.

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Durbin: New Budget Acceptable, Needs Tweaking

Says some provisions need to be changed

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Gold tooth dropped in red kettle

There's been diamond rings, silver bars, and four-leaf clovers but this could be the first donation of its kind.

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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

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Republicans: No Need for Special Election

Durkin: Attorney general has right idea about Rauner appointing comptroller

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Law Would Protect Savings of the Disabled

Protect eligibility for Medicaid, SSI

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."

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This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Cameron Diaz engaged to Good Charlotte star

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The "Charlie's Angels" star is reportedly planning to marry Benji Madden.

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MOVIES: 25 Days of Christmas Films

James Stewart, center, is reunited with his wife, Donna Reed, left, and children during the last scene of Frank Capra's "It's A Wonderful Life".

Count down to Christmas with these 25 festive holiday movies.

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials, bowl games this weekend

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Here's a look at Christmas classics, holiday favorites, and sports specials airing this weekend.