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Who lives here? Dec. 8, 2018

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screenshot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

Hart steps down as Oscars host over past anti-gay tweets

NEW YORK (AP) — Just two days after being named host of the Academy Awards, Kevin Hart stepped down following an outcry over past homophobic tweets by the comedian.

Report details new allegations of Moonves' sexual misconduct

A report by CBS lawyers outlines more allegations of sexual misconduct by longtime chief Les Moonves, The New York Times reported.

UI volleyball fans 'kind of at the mercy of the scheduling'

CHAMPAIGN — Within an hour of the announcement that Illini volleyball would play its regional match at 11 a.m. Friday, Spike Squad member Jacob Rajlich had a question for athletic director Josh Whitman.

"Hey @IlliniAD, can @SpikeSquad be excused from class on Friday?" the University of Illinois junior and St. Joseph native posted on Twitter.

Tornado vs. game? It's an easy call

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CHAMPAIGN — Twenty-two people were injured, 66 homes had major damage and 34 homes were severely damaged or destroyed.

Weekend Box Office | 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' holds No. 1 rank in second week

NEW YORK — On a typically sleepy post-Thanksgiving weekend in movie theaters, leftovers led the box office and Disney's "Ralph Breaks the Internet" repeated as No. 1 with $25.8 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday.

Who lives here? Dec. 1, 2018

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screenshot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

Top of the Morning, Nov. 30, 2018

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How big of a deal is Illinois volleyball these days? Well, WDWS' coverage is getting supersized for tonight's NCAA match.

Frank's Faves: Movie explosions

"All right, I got somethin' to say. Yeah, it's better to burn out ... than fade away." — Def Leppard

I had one of my more aggravating recurring dreams the other night. And I woke up mad enough to smash my racquetball racquet into pixie sticks.

UI student's startup creating 'healing' film on police-minority relations

CHAMPAIGN — The plot: A studious black teen is persuaded by friends to go to a big party, and on the way, they're stopped by a police officer for speeding.

What happens next? "The Drive," a virtual-reality movie under production by a student media startup, will let viewers take the perspective of different characters as the story unfolds.

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