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Quinn’s Pension: $137k Annually

Former Gov. Pat Quinn receives a state pension of just less than $11,400 a month

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Kentucky tops AP college basketball poll

The latest Associated Press college basketball poll is out.

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Deadline day for NFL, NHL

This is the last day NFL teams can designate franchise players and the NHL trade deadline is looming.

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Bill Gates is still the world’s richest man

The co-founder tops the list with a whopping $79 billion in net worth.

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Butler Sworn in Tuesday, Ready for Challenges

Tim Butler moves from behind the scenes in politics to the front line Tuesday.

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Bills Would Change Up Illinois Primary

The Illinois electoral system would see changes under proposals in the state legislature,

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Coroner: Buffalo Man Died of Natural Causes

A man found dead in rural Buffalo late last week appears to have died of natural causes.

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Mumford & Sons announce third album

"Wilder Mind" is due out May 4.

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Taylor Swift has no plans to talk about Katy Perry

The "Love Story" hitmaker has vowed to never talk publicly amid rumors of a raging feud between the two singers.

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WATCH: Kevin Garnett’s biggest fan

On the night of KG's return to the Minnesota Timberwolves, one longtime fan was turning heads.

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NY couple married 82 years celebrates joint birthday

Duranord Veillard turned 108 on Saturday and his wife, Jeanne will be 105 in May.

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Smelly Louisville

There's a bad smell in the city but nobody knows where it's coming from.

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New music now comes out on Fridays

For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.

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Drake ties Beatles chart record

With more than a dozen songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, Drake has tied a record set in 1964.

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‘Focus’ reigns supreme at weekend box office

Will Smith has whipped "Fifty Shades of Grey" in the box office race.

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‘Divergent’ author working on new series

The books currently are untitled, with the first one expected in 2017.

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Survey: Parents increasingly ask doctors to delay vaccines

Physicians worry that makes under-vaccinated kids and others vulnerable to preventable diseases.

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Aaron Hernandez trial delayed again due to snow

There has already been five "snow days" since the trial began Jan. 9.

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Homeland Security funding deal elusive

Homeland Security faces another possible shutdown this week.

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Dot-com deja vu: Nasdaq closes in on its record high

The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist.

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Mumford & Sons announce third album

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"Wilder Mind" is due out May 4.

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Taylor Swift has no plans to talk about Katy Perry

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The "Love Story" hitmaker has vowed to never talk publicly amid rumors of a raging feud between the two singers.

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Whitesnake rocker David Coverdale relives time with Deep Purple

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The band's 12th studio album, "The Purple Album," will be Coverdale and company's first with new guitarist Joel Hoekstra.

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Ian Anderson dashes hopes of original Jethro Tull reunion

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The frontman insists there will be no classic line-up reunion.

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Kid Rock impressed with Bob Seger’s rewrite

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Kid Rock was so impressed by his pal's rewrite that he added both tracks his new album.