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in Lifestyle, National

Graco recalls nearly 2M car seats

The announcement, affecting multiple models of carseats, is the largest such recall in American history.

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in National, Sports

Extra-time goals ‘knockout’ United States

Extra-time goals sealed a thrilling 2-1 victory for Belgium over a spirited United States and set up a World Cup quarter-final clash with Argentina.

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PHOTOS: Belgium deals ‘knockout’ blow

Time just wasn't on America's side, as the U.S. lost 2-1 to be eliminated from the World Cup.

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in Local

Oberweis to Durbin: I Want Seven Debates

Oberweis wants some outside Chicago area

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in Local

Bishop Weighs-In on Hobby Lobby Decision

This time of year gives us a chance to consider our freedoms, and the leader of the 28-county Catholic Diocese…

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in Sports

Majority of Washington residents back Redskins name

Most Washington-area residents said the team should keep its name, but also said they believe the team will likely have to change it.

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in Sports

What a howler! World Cup teaches U.S. fans new lingo

Fixtures have nothing to do with plumbing, kit means uniform, and clean sheet is a shutout. The World Cup is teaching Americans a whole new vocabulary.

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in Weird

Russia launches ‘swear bot’ to squash foul mouths

Software known as the "swear-bot" will be used to police cursing on the Internet.

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in Entertainment

Robin Williams back in rehab

Williams' rep says the actor/comedian is working on maintaining his sobriety.

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in Local

Central Illinois FoodBank a Winner in a Local Company’s Contest

Average of 137 pounds per employee donated

Ann L. Schneider, left, Illinois Department Of Transportation Secretary, and chairman of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning's policy committee, listens to committee member Elliott Hartstein speak against adding the Illiana Tollway to the agency's long-term development plan Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Chicago. The Chicago-area planning agency criticized the $1.3 billion project in the past, but on Thursday members voted in favor of a 47-mile expressway between Indiana and Illinois that has the support of both of the states' governors.

in Election 2014, Local

GOP Criticizes Quinn over Schneider Ouster; Quinn Says She Resigned

Republicans are criticizing Gov. Pat Quinn over hiring troubles at his Transportation Department, where he replaced director Ann Schneider.

FILE - In this April 30, 2014 file photo Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn speaks to students and educators at the state Capitol in Springfield Ill. Gov. Quinn largely approved the 2015 budget lawmakers sent him but used his veto powers to cut about $250 million from the $35.7 billion spending plan Monday June 30, 2014. The Chicago Democrat said he cut money for renovations to the state Capitol, which drew criticism last year over the hefty price tag. He also said he has directed state agencies to made additional reductions, including selling nearly half of the state's aircraft.

in Election 2014, Local

Quinn Signs Voting Bills

The new law only applies to the November election.

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in National

Judge overturns conviction of ‘cannibal cop’

A former NYPD officer found guilty of plotting to kidnap, cook and eat women has had his conviction overturned.

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in Entertainment

Adam Levine starred in ‘Begin Again’ for free

The Maroon 5 frontman and "The Voice" judge is making his big screen debut.

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in National

Food makers feel their way toward online future

Grocery manufacturers are struggling to adapt to the online world.

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in Music

Lady Gaga could team up with Judas Priest

Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford is holding out hope for a collaboration with the pop superstar.

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in Local

Corn and Soybeans Are Doing Well

Planting volume exceeds projections

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in National

GM’s ignition-switch crisis deepens

General Motors' safety crisis over deadly ignition switches deepened on Monday with the recall of 8.2 million more cars.

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in Sports

Sterling’s mental fitness won’t feature at Clippers trial

The trial, set to start Monday, will decide whether Shelly Sterling can become the sole controlling trustee of the family trust that owns the team.

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in Music

James Brown biopic revels in drama and dance moves

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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Chadwick Boseman, right, and Dan Aykroyd in a scene from "Get On Up."

Chadwick Boseman nails Brown's singular mannerisms and raspy voice in the new biopic "Get On Up."

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Ne-Yo opens up about new romance

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Ne-Yo has gone public with his new romance with video vixen and model Crystal Renay.

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Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett celebrate collaboration with concert

Recording artists Lady Gaga, left, and Tony Bennett, attend a Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga concert taping on Monday, July 28, 2014, in New York.

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett performed tracks from their jazz collaboration Cheek to Cheek ahead of its long-awaited release.

in Entertainment

Jamie Foxx to portray Mike Tyson in biopic

Actor Jamie Foxx poses for a portrait at the Crosby Street Hotel, in promotion of his upcoming role in "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," on Sunday, April 27, 2014 in New York.

Jamie Foxx is set to portray boxing legend Mike Tyson in a movie after five years of preparation for the role.

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Kiefer Sutherland confused by Freddie Prinze, Jr. blast

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Kiefer Sutherland has been left baffled by former 24 co-star Freddie Prinze, Jr.'s public attack on the star's professionalism.