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12 hours ago in Sports

Denver streets run orange to welcome Super Bowl-winning Broncos

Hundreds of thousands of cheering, orange-clad Denver Broncos fans lined the city's streets on Tuesday for a parade and rally to welcome home the team after their upset victory in Super Bowl 50 over the Carolina Panthers.

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12 hours ago in Sports

Newton: ‘Not about to conform’

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he's a bad loser and isn't apologizing for his post-Super Bowl news conference.

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12 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ musical heading to Broadway in 2018

The musical adaptation of blockbuster Disney film is officially heading to the stage.

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12 hours ago in National

Trump, Sanders ride U.S. anti-establishment tide to New Hampshire win

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders coasted to victory on a wave of voter anger in the New Hampshire presidential nominating contest, thrashing traditional U.S. politicians in a display of anti-establishment power.

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12 hours ago in Entertainment

Ryan Reynolds calls ‘Deadpool’ a ‘game changer’ for superhero films

Marvel's anti-hero is redefining the genre.

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12 hours ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of today’s big sports headlines. WARRIORS WIN 10th STRAIGHT The red-hot Golden State Warriors are…

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12 hours ago in Weird

Serial stomper targeting the feet of Austin, Texas

Strange but true: Several women have reported incidents of a man stomping on their feet before riding off on a bicycle.

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13 hours ago in National

More Americans quitting jobs as labor market strengthens

U.S. job openings surged in December and the number of Americans voluntarily quitting work hit a nine-year high, pointing to labor market strength despite a slowdown in economic growth.

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13 hours ago in National

U.S. intelligence chief warns of ‘homegrown’ security threat

Attacks by "homegrown" terrorists are among the most imminent security threats facing the United States in 2016, along with dangers posed overseas by Islamic State and cyber security concerns, the top U.S. intelligence official says.

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13 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Feb. 10

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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13 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Will Ferrell wants to be the new animal expert on ‘The Late Show’

Stephen Colbert's "The Late Show" doesn’t have an animal expert yet, so why shouldn’t it be Will Ferrell?

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12 hours ago in Local

Link Jokes: I Outlasted Obama Here

Legislative classmate feels like a proud big brother today

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17 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 10

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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21 hours ago in Local

On Eve of Obama Visit, Rauner Pushes Agenda

Won't give up on "structural change"

Barack Obama makes Thanksgiving Day phone calls to U.S. troops

1 day ago in Local

Davis, LaHood Talk Presidential Visit

The two Republican Congressmen whose districts include Springfield are ready to welcome President Obama to the Capitol.

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1 day ago in Sports

NFL bars violent offenders from rookie scouting combine

The National Football League has decided individuals who have convictions for domestic violence, sexual assault or weapon offenses will no longer be allowed to participate in the NFL Scouting Combine.

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1 day ago in Local

U of I Menorah Vandalized Again

A 9-foot-tall menorah at a University of Illinois Jewish student center has been damaged for a third time in less than a year.

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1 day ago in Local

Lawmaker Introduces Violent Videos Bill

An Illinois lawmaker wants to criminalize recording fights in order to post them online.

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Downtown Street Parking Ban for Obama Event

The City of Springfield has put out a list of places you can't park in the downtown area Wednesday due to President Obama's visit.

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Man Arrested for Selling Synthetic Urine

A suburban Chicago store owner has been charged with selling synthetic urine to help people pass drug and alcohol tests.

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7 hours ago in Entertainment

Johnny Depp wigs out as Donald Trump in spoof biopic

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The Hollywood actor dons a Trump-style hairpiece to lampoon the presidential hopeful in the 50-minute comedy for Funny or Die alongside a star-studded cast including Alfred Molina, Henry Winkle

8 hours ago in Entertainment

Another ‘Harry Potter’ book in the works

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Fans will have the chance to read another installment in J.K. Rowling's wizard series when her new play is published as a book.

10 hours ago in Entertainment, National

Shkreli is sued over his $2 million Wu-Tang Clan album

Pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, during the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on his former company's decision to raise the price of a lifesaving medicine. Shkreli refused to testify before U.S. lawmakers who excoriated him over severe hikes for a drug sold by a company that he acquired. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Shkreli has bragged that he had no plans to listen to the album, but bought it to "keep it from the people."

11 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Bad Boys 3’ is happening

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Will Smith has promised fans "Bad Boys 3" will happen after meeting up with co-star Martin Lawrence for the first time in two years.

11 hours ago in Music

Eagles stars to honor Glenn Frey at Grammys

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Frey's bandmates Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, Joe Walsh, and Tim Schmidt will reunite at the awards show to perform a poignant tribute to the late rocker.