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Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA['Top Chef Jr.' Introduces New Generation to Culinary Arts]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:55:28 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/topchefjr.jpg
Looking for the next Bobby Flay, Gordon Ramsey or Anthony Bourdain? Well, you may want to try tuning into Universal Kids where the chefs of the future are busy donning their aprons.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested Near Denzel Washington Movie Set in Boston]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:40:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Denzel-WashingtonGettyImages-645901906.jpg
A man is under arrest following a carjacking on Thursday night near the set of a Denzel Washington movie being filmed near Boston’s South End. Police say the suspect, Victor Lee, 52, of Dorchester, had stolen a...

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<![CDATA[Rebecca Black Recounts 'Friday' Cyberbullying at 13]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:58:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Rebecca-BlackGettyImages-486019858.jpg
"Friday" singer Rebecca Black wrote an essay for NBC News’ THINK opinion section discussing the online bullying she faced after rocketing to fame at age 13: I was skipping my way through the minefield of early...

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<![CDATA[Playboy Unveils First Transgender Playmate]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:23:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/playboygender.jpg
Since Hugh Hefner passed away in September, there's been a lot of talk about all the boundaries his magazine has pushed in its 64 years of production. Playboy has always been closely linked to the public's...]]>
<![CDATA[9-Year-Old Amputee Who Survived Wildfires Joins Ellen]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:19:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ellengirl.jpg
It's been a long, arduous road for Lilly Biagini. First the 9-year-old, who was born with arthrogryposis, a severe joint disorder, underwent the amputation of both her legs above the knee a few years ago.
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<![CDATA[Blac Chyna Sues Entire Kardashian Clan for 'Slut Shaming']]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:49:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-834476720.jpg
Rob Kardashian's ex-fiancé filed a lawsuit Tuesday against him and his entire family for allegedly damaging her brand by "slut-shaming her on social media."

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<![CDATA[Vegas Security Guard Opens Up on 'Ellen' About Mass Shooting]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:30:36 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ellenvegas.jpg
A Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino security guard and building engineer, who were the first to encounter Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock, recounted their harrowing experience Wednesday on "The Ellen DeGeneres...

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<![CDATA['Project Runway' Fashion Designer Mychael Knight Dies ]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:59:55 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/projectrun.jpg
Georgia fashion designer Mychael Knight, who was a finalist on the popular TV competition show "Project Runway," died Tuesday at age 39.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Studios Chief Resigns Amid Harassment Allegations ]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:10:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_769791487389.jpg
Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned after sexual harassment allegations surfaced, CNBC has confirmed. Price was put on a leave of absence "effective immediately" last Thursday when reports emerged that...

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<![CDATA['I Cried': Headey Reveals Harrowing Encounter With Weinstein]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:36:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/188*120/emmy-38-GettyImages-520955824_master.jpg
In what is now becoming an all-too-familiar refrain, she says the former movie mogul made inappropriate advances while trying to escort her to his hotel room.

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<![CDATA[The Potential Pratfalls of Finding Humor in Weinstein]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:42:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_17281854843740.jpg
James Corden and other comedians are finding the line between mocking Weinstein and adding to his accusers' pain is less clear than the boundary the movie producer allegedly crossed.

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<![CDATA[All Hail the Queen: Latifah Honored at VH1 Gala]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:49:10 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/latifahclef.jpg
It's good to be the Queen.

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<![CDATA[‘Fixer Upper' Stars Reveal Why They’re Ending Show]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:30:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Fixer-Upper-Gaines.jpg
In their first joint interview since announcing they’re ending their beloved HGTV hit "Fixer Upper," Chip and Joanna Gaines tell the "Today" anchors what led to their decision.

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<![CDATA[Google Honors Selena With Doodle, New Special Exhibit]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:30:28 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/NEW-GOOGLE-DOODLE.jpg
The interactive doodle features an animated singing cartoon of Selena and plays her hit "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom."

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<![CDATA[ Elton John Ending Las Vegas Residency in 2018 ]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:55:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-535910112.jpg
Elton John will be pushing back from his piano at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the last time next year.

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<![CDATA[#MeToo Goes Viral With 12M Facebook Posts and Counting]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:42:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-605831668.jpg
The #MeToo social media campaign has exploded across social media, empowering women to come together in solidarity and to share their stories of sexual abuse and harassment without shame. Actress Alyssa Milano

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<![CDATA[Bill Murray Helps Couple Announce Pregnancy at Cubs Game]]> Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:25:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bill+murray+pregnancy.jpg
It’s not uncommon for fans to spot Bill Murray in the stands of a North Side Chicago baseball game, but two Cubs fans now have an unforgettable memory after meeting the celebrity actor at Wrigley Field.

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<![CDATA[Mayim Bialik Responds to Backlash Over Weinstein Op-Ed]]> Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:10:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bangfail.jpg
"The Big Bang Theory" actress Mayim Bialik found herself defending comments she wrote in a recent New York Times opinion piece relating to Harvey Weinstein. In the op-ed Bialik wrote of how she largely...
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