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Judge: No-fly list violated constitutional rights

A judge ruled that the federal no-fly list doesn't give those on it an adequate way to challenge their placement on the list.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, June 25.

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in Sports

Crosby is NHL’s 2014 MVP

Pittsburgh Penguin Sidney Crosby won his second Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player on Tuesday.

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in Entertainment

Rob Lowe’s dramatic real-life rescue

The actor and his wife were the stars of a real-life rescue when they were caught in severe flooding.

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in National

Sen. Cochran defeats Tea Party rival in Mississippi runoff

Veteran U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran narrowly defeated challenger Chris McDaniel in a high-profile runoff election.

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Militants attack Iraq air base, U.S. teams deploy

Militants attacked one of Iraq's largest air bases as the first U.S. teams arrived to decide how to help counter a mounting insurgency.

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Remap Revamp People Face a Tall Order

Election board chair: I don't think they'll be able to validate petition signatures

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Lawmakers slam veterans health bill costs

Cost estimates of up to $50 billionfor a veterans emergency medical care drew sharp criticism from lawmakers who said they would complicate final details of the legislation.

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Organic Farmers Are in for Some Cash

Certification program brings reimbursement

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in Local

May the Force Be with Chicago

Lucas museum picks Chicago

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in Local

SIU Raises Student Fees

Athletics, student paper to benefit

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in Weird

Zoo bans woman for feeding cookies to lions

The Memphis Zoo has banned a woman for climbing over a barrier into a lion habitat.

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in Viral Videos

Dads respond to Disney’s ‘Frozen’

Finally, someone who understands!

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in Entertainment

Prolific character actor Eli Wallach dead at 98

Eli Wallach, an early practitioner of method acting who made a lasting impression as the scuzzy bandit Tuco in "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly", died at the age of 98.

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in Music

Michael Jackson fans mark 5th anniversary of his death

Tributes around the world will mark five years since the King of Pop's death.

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in Local

Don’t Forget Lightning Safety

Out in the open? Don't be the tallest thing out there

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Sir Isaac Newton vs Bill Nye

Bill Nye meets his match when Weird Al raps as Sir Isaac Newton.

FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: June 25

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Aldermen Spar Over Potential TIF Agreement

Some Springfield aldermen have questions about tax increment financing money for a downtown redevelopment project.

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Sangamon Co. Sheriff Confirms IA Investigation

The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office is trying to figure out if there are leaks in its department.

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Today in entertainment history: July 23

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Stay Puft Marshmallow Man ruins your favorite movie

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Again, the internet proved it's awesomeness with #AddAPuftRuinAMovie. These are some of our favorites!

in Music

Sam Smith’s inspiration? Unrequited love

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The chart-topping debut album, "In The Lonely Hour," is a reflection of a love that wasn't reciprocated.

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George Harrison memorial tree killed by actual beetles

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A tree planted in honor of the late Beatle has been devoured by bugs.

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Countdown: Supporting characters that need their own movie

From left: Jon Gries (Uncle Rico), Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite) and Aaron Ruell (Kip) in "Napoleon Dynamite," a comedy about a quirky teenager growing up in the remotes of Idaho, trying to understand his life.

Which of these supporting characters should have their own movies?