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To the beach! Roads expected to be packed for Memorial Day

With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.

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Sweet Corn the State Vegetable? Thank Chatham Elementary Students

It may seem like small potatoes to you, given the current state budget crisis and other matters still pending in the General Assembly, but the fact sweet corn is close to being the official state vegetable of Illinois is kind of a big deal to some.

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Jon Bon Jovi celebrates degree with new song

The rocker was honored by Rutgers.

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Reality TV star Josh Duggar accused of molesting young girls

Josh Duggar, the eldest child on "19 Kids And Counting," allegedly has a history of sexually assaulting and "forcibly fondling" young girls.

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Foiled by a hat

A man evading police almost got away - if it wasn't for his lost hat.

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Aaron Hernandez has a new, mystery tattoo

There were two "appearances" from former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez in court yesterday.

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Justin Bieber’s carpool karaoke

The "Baby" hitmaker joins "The Late Late Show" host James Corden in a carpool through Los Angeles.

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NFL: Another lawsuit filed against the league

Hundreds of former players allege that team doctors provided painkillers as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field.

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For Kimball, racing competitively is all about numbers

Charlie Kimball will check his blood-glucose numbers constantly before, during and after Sunday's Indianapolis 500.

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NHL Preview: Rangers meet Lightning for game 4

Here's a look at Game 4 in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Red Nose Day raises millions for charity

A star-studded few hours filled with funny red noses helped raise millions for children's charities.

Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, talks from the speakers podium in the House chambers Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Springfield Ill. The Illinois Legislature resumes work toward its end of May deadline.

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More Legislative Jousting Ahead

Criticizes Rauner donations, then calls Radogno's barb "limp"

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones: The Musical’

Coldplay teams up with the cast of "Game of Thrones" for a hilarious musical version of the hit HBO show to help raise money for Red Nose Day.

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The Rock breaks selfie record

The wrestler-turned-actor set a new world record for most selfies taken in three minutes.

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‘Pitch Perfect’ star lands real-life record deal

The Oscar-nominated actress, who appears in Swift's star-studded new "Bad Blood" video is on the verge of releasing her album.

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Takata air bag recall could take years to complete

The largest auto recall in American history affects nearly 1 in 7 cars.

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Senate expected to act on NSA collection of phone records

If the Senate doesn't act, the laws authorizing the programs will expire June 1, and officials say they will lose valuable surveillance tools.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Friday, May 22. WARRIORS ARE 2 UP…

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Islamic State continues its advance in Syria

The success piles pressure on Damascus and Baghdad and throws doubt on a U.S. strategy of relying almost exclusively on air strikes to support the fight against ISIS.

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Cleanup of oil-covered California beach could take months

Oil spilled from a pipeline rupture has closed two state beaches and fouled offshore waters near Santa Barbara.

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Jon Bon Jovi celebrates degree with new song

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The rocker was honored by Rutgers.

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Reality TV star Josh Duggar accused of molesting young girls

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Josh Duggar, the eldest child on "19 Kids And Counting," allegedly has a history of sexually assaulting and "forcibly fondling" young girls.

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Justin Bieber’s carpool karaoke

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The "Baby" hitmaker joins "The Late Late Show" host James Corden in a carpool through Los Angeles.

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Roger Daltrey stops The Who to scold pot smoker

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The Who star Roger Daltrey lost his cool at a gig in Long Island, New York on Wednesday and halted…

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Red Nose Day raises millions for charity

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A star-studded few hours filled with funny red noses helped raise millions for children's charities.