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3-24-15 Sierra Club

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Sierra Club Reiterates: Shut Down Dallman 31, 32

The local Sierra Club chapter hosted a forum to reiterate to the public the myriad concerns it says it still has with City Water Light and Power.

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Lollapalooza Acts Announced

Organizers say Paul McCartney and Metallica are headliners along with pop star Sam Smith.

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Heinz to Buy Kraft Foods

Illinois-based Kraft Foods is being bought out by H.J. Heinz.

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University of Illinois to Help Minority Ph.D. Candidates

The University of Illinois says it's using its share of a $3 million grant to help minority students seeking doctoral degrees.

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You can buy Oprah’s clothes, furniture

The media mogul will sell paintings, furniture, designer clothing, and other items from her Chicago residence next month.

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Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who abandoned post, charged with desertion

Bergdahl, who disappeared in 2009, could face life in prison.

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Hornets, Clippers will play 2 preseason games in China

The games are part of the NBA's effort to grow the brand internationally.

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Fritz the dog can’t catch food

We're sure he's good at other things.

Zayn Malik of One Direction gives his autograph to Japanese fans during an event for their film "One Direction: This Is Us", in Makuhari near Tokyo, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013.

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Twitter reacts to Zayn Malik leaving One Direction

Fans (and non-fans) react to Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction.

Zayn Malik arrives at the BRIT Awards 2014 at the O2 Arena in London on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.

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Zayn Malik leaves One Direction

One Direction confirms that Zayn Malik has left the chart-topping boy band.

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‘X-Files’ coming back this summer

It's just been a "13-year commercial break," the show's creator says.

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Springfield Man Rolls Vehicle, Crashes Into House

A Springfield man is in custody following a rollover crash on south 3rd street early Wednesday morning.

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Van Halen to shut down Hollywood Boulevard

The rockers plan to announce details of their upcoming North American tour.

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Nicklaus gets Congressional honor

The 75-year old Nicklaus is the winner of an unprecedented 18 major championships.

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NFL owners shoot down video replay changes

The only replay proposal to be approved will allow game officials to use replay for clock issues.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, March 25.

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‘Stand by Me’ among 25 records being preserved at U.S. library

Recordings from Joan Baez, The Righteous Brothers, and Radiohead are among those being preserved by the Library of Congress.

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Elephants save the day

Authorities responding to a tractor-trailer stuck on the muddy shoulder of a highway were astounded to see what was keeping it from overturning: elephants.

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Baseball careers often start with winter grunt work

Long before that major league money starts landing in their bank accounts, most baseball players are in a similar predicament as everyone else in the regular workforce.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Kanye West buys a fashion label

Kanye West poses as he arrives to attend Dries van Noten's Fall Winter 2015 /2016 Ready to wear fashion collection as part of Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, Wednesday, March 4, 2015.

Kanye West has teamed up with Damon Dash to by Karmaloop.com.

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This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Ozzy Osbourne to undergo surgery

British musicians Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath, arrives at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour awards 2013 at the Camden Roundhouse in north London, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013.

Ozzy Osbourne has cancelled his upcoming Ozzfiesta event in Mexico to undergo surgery.

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Angelina Jolie crowned world’s top feminist icon

Angelina Jolie arrives at the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Angelina Jolie and Emma Watson top the list of the world's foremost feminist icons.