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After wet weekend, tornadoes, floods seen across Midwest

A deadly storm front moved through much of the U.S. on Monday, bringing with it hurricane-force winds and thunderstorms that damaged homes.

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in Lifestyle

Look ma, no hands! New ‘selfie’ app does the work for you

Selfie fans, your life just got a little easier.

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in Music

Beyoncé tops celebrity ’100′ list

The "Drunk in Love" hitmaker is laughing all the way to the bank, earning more than $100 million in the last year.

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in Local

Durbin: High Court Says Hobby Lobby Is a Person

Senator: Company should disclose its discrimination

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in Viral Videos

Turning #LikeAGirl into a compliment rather than insult

What does it mean to do something "like a girl?"

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in National

Obama to bypass Congress on immigration reform

President Barack Obama intends to take executive action to address the "broken" U.S. immigration system.

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in Local

Severe Weather Smacks Much of State

Worst of it goes north of Springfield

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 1

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Local

St Louis Women Jailed in Suspected Theft Ring

I-55 traffic stop in northern Montgomery County ends their freedom

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in Local

Schneider Out as IDOT Secretary

Gov. Pat Quinn has replaced the head of the Illinois Department of Transportation.

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in Local

Illinois Pushes Ahead with Medicaid Managed Care

Illinois' top Medicaid official has announced a timetable for moving hundreds of thousands of poor and disabled patients into managed care health plans.

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in Local

DCEO Releases Five-Year Budget Blueprint

The budget the legislature gave the governor to sign is not an exact match for the five-year “budget blueprint” he asked for.

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in Sports

France eliminates Nigeria, Suarez says ‘sorry’

France reached the World Cup quarter-finals, while Uruguay striker Luis Suarez broke his silence to apologize for biting.

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in National

GM recalls 7M more vehicles over ignition switch

General Motors is recalling millions more vehicles dating back to 1997 as the company's safety crisis grows.

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in Local

Palazzolo: Springfield Needs to Grow

Would also put city's checkbook on-line if elected

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in Music

Ed Sheeran ‘de-trashed’ hotel suite

Pop music's Mr. Nice Guy cleaned up after a post-Grammy party for fear of upsetting the maid.

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in Music

WATCH: Chris Brown carried from club after BET Awards

The singer is caught on camera stumbling out of a nightclub after performing at the BET Awards.

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in Entertainment

Carrie Fisher’s daughter lands ‘Star Wars’ role

Carrie Fisher's daughter has landed a role in the new "Star Wars" movie, playing a young Princess Leia.

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in Local

Supreme Court: Public Sector Unions Can’t Force Union Due Payments for Non-Members

The Supreme Court says public sector unions can't collect fees from home health care workers who object to being affiliated with a union.

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in National

Supreme Court rules for companies over birth control

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that businesses can object on religious grounds to providing insurance that covers birth control.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Justin Bieber and Orlando Bloom nearly come to blows

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The actor and the troubled pop star reportedly got into an altercation early Wednesday at a party in Ibiza, Spain.

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Paramount apologizes for ‘Ninja Turtle’ 9/11 tweet

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The film studio apologized for a poster showing the four "TMNT" characters jumping down from an exploding skyscraper with a Sept. 11 release date.

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 30

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The Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Music

James Brown biopic revels in drama and dance moves

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."

in Music

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.