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Wayne's Giant Candy Corn Cake

Wayne's Giant Candy Corn Cake

10/23/14: Make a giant cake version of a Trick-or-Treat favorite.

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Man Charged in 2002 Cold Case

Man Charged in 2002 Cold Case

10/23/14: Steven Podkulski was arrested on first-degree murder charges as he walked out of prison to start probation for an unrelated conviction. NBC Chicago's Anthony Ponce reports.

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Pitt, Galifianakis Go "Between Two Ferns"

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Zach Galifianakis asks Brad Pitt about living in Angelina Jolie's shadow and ex Jennifer Aniston on "Between Two Ferns."

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Keira Knightley to Make Broadway Debut

Keira Knightley to Make Broadway Debut

Keira Knightley will make her Broadway debut next year as a beautiful but doomed heroine.

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Unrest in Ferguson After Brown Autopsy Leaked

Unrest in Ferguson After Brown Autopsy Leaked

Protesters clashed with police in Ferguson, Missouri, overnight Wednesday after the leak of a new autopsy report detailing the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, NBC News reported.

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Why You May Spot Teal Pumpkins This Halloween

Why You May Spot Teal Pumpkins This Halloween

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WATCH: White House Press Briefing

WATCH: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest conducts the daily press briefing.

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"Goodfellas" Actor Sues Over "Simpsons" Character

"Goodfellas" Actor Sues Over "Simpsons" Character

"Goodfellas" character actor Frank Sivero has filed a $250 million lawsuit claiming that the character of wise guy Louie on "The Simpsons" is based on him.

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Kid Ends Up in Claw Game

10/23/14: Colin Lambert, 18 months, managed to climb into the toy machine at a coin laundry shop in Tennesse this week.

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Car, Body Found in Pond After 9 Years

Car, Body Found in Pond After 9 Years

10/23/14: Investigators believe human remains recovered from a 2004 Honda Civic pulled from a retention pond in Ohio this week will help solve a missing persons case nearly 10 years old.

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Man Charged in 2002 Bedford Park Cold Case

Man Charged in 2002 Bedford Park Cold Case

Steven Podkulski was arrested on first-degree murder charges as he walked out of prison to start probation for an unrelated conviction.

Opinion: Sun-Times Squanders Trust

Opinion: Sun-Times Squanders Trust

It doesn't matter whether the Sun-Times had the purest of motives in endorsing someone like Rauner. What matters is appearance.

Officials: Vann May Have Been in Illinois Last Weekend

Officials: Vann May Have Been in Illinois Last Weekend

Investigators are using Darren Vann's cellphone records to pinpoint his movements after he told police he liked to check on the status of bodies he'd previously stashed after a fresh kill

More Than 12 Hospitalized at Navy Pier Skrillex Show

More Than 12 Hospitalized at Navy Pier Skrillex Show

Promoter spokesman agrees that there are suggestions that the wildly popular electronic music genre may need to consider a higher age limit.

Tech Company Paid Foreign Workers $1.21 an Hour: Investigators

Tech Company Paid Foreign Workers $1.21 an Hour: Investigators

A California based tech company has been slapped with a fine and ordered to pay thousands of dollars in back wages after a United States Department of Labor investigation revealed the company paid workers $1.21...

Planetariums Offer Safe View of Partial Eclipse

Planetariums Offer Safe View of Partial Eclipse

People wanting to safely catch a glimpse of the upcoming partial solar eclipse will get their opportunity at events hosted by two Illinois planetariums.