From the north end of Champaign to houses of worship across South Carolina, religious services carried a similarly somber theme this weekend.
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I love sports.
And I love movies/TV.
Thanks to Kirk Buchner, both my worlds collide. In a good way.
The Canadian-based Buchner is the owner/creator of the Fictitious Athlete Hall of Fame.
“It is a labor of love,” Buchner said.
Tatyana McFadden added to her sterling list of achievements Monday in Boston. Here’s what the 25-year-old former Illinois student has accomplished during the last five years:
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NEW YORK (AP) — Firefighters on Friday used high-powered water towers to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's trendy East Village as authorities reported that two people were still unaccounted for.
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Each week, staff writer Bob Asmussen offers his views on the game Gus Johnson and Dick Vitale love to shout about:
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Final transcript, provided by the White House, of President Obama's State of the Union address.
THE PRESIDENT: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: