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Entertainment · Los Angeles
Tina Turner: legendary rock’n’roll singer dies aged 83
Tina Turner, the pioneering rock’n’roll star who became a pop behemoth in the 1980s, has died aged age of 83 after a long illness. See the Story
46% Center coverage: 409 sources
Joe Biden · Washington
Biden trolls DeSantis over glitchy 2024 launch on Twitter Spaces
President Biden on Wednesday mocked the issue-laden presidential campaign launch of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R), whose attempt to talk about his candidacy on Twitter Spaces was marred by tech problems. See the Story
45% Right coverage: 29 sources
Tina Turner · Denver
Fans remember Tennessee native, ‘Queen of Rock & Roll’ Tina Turner
Tina Turner is a worldwide icon, but it all started in the small town of Brownsville, Tennessee. The Tina Turner Museum in Brownsville is operated inside the school Turner attended. Tina Turner was inducted into the Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame in 2021. There is no word yet on any funeral arrangements.See the Story
56% Right coverage: 18 sources
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Canadians Matthew Bergeron, Sydney Brown selected in 2023 NFL draft
Matthew Bergeron was the first Canadian selected in the NFL draft. The Atlanta Falcons selected the Syracuse offensive lineman in the second round. The Philadelphia Eagles selected Illinois safety Sydney Brown, of London, Ont., in the third round. Bergeron allowed just four sacks in 686 snaps and was penalized three times.See the Story
80% Left coverage: 5 sources
NFL · Iowa City
Jack Campbell Lions jersey: How to get 2023 NFL Draft gear online after Detroit picks Iowa linebacker in first round
The Seattle Seahawks continued the overhaul of their defense, selecting Illinois cornerback Devon Witherspoon with the No. 5 pick of the NFL draft. The Seahawks opted to solidify their cornerback position a year after Seattle spent two draft picks on cornerbacks in Tariq Woolen and Coby Bryant.See the Story
56% Center coverage: 39 sources
Chicago, IL · Chicago
Riot Fest 2023 lineup headliners include Foo Fighters, The Cure
The Foo Fighters, The Cure and Death Cab for Cutie are among the headliners announced Tuesday by Riot Fest. Whether they'll take the stage is still up in the air. Organizers have yet to obtain approval from the Chicago Park District Board of Commissioners. The board amended its own code in 2022 specifically to gain greater oversight of such events.See the Story
60% Center coverage: 5 sources
Democratic Party · Chicago
New poll in Chicago mayoral race released with less than 2 days to election
Tensions are running high in the final days of Chicago’s mayoral race, in a contest that has laid bare divisions between local Democrats over some of the party’s most contentious national issues. As Paul Vallas and Brandon Johnson vie to become the next leader of America’s third-largest city, supporters have dialed up their rhetoric, with […]See the Story
42% Left coverage: 41 sources
Basketball · Illinois
Illinois eliminated in the first round of the NCAA Tournament by Arkansas
The Auburn Tigers (20-12) face the Iowa Hawkeyes (19-13) on Thursday at Legacy Arena at BJCC in Birmingham, Alabama. The contest begins at 6:50 PM, on TNT. Auburn has a 15-16-1 record against the spread this season, while Iowa has won 14 games against thespread.See the Story
54% Center coverage: 35 sources
Illinois · Illinois
Mississippi State women top Illinois at First Four
Mississippi State advances to the field of 64 to take on No. 6 seed Creighton. The Bulldogs improved to 14-3 in the NCAA Tournament since the 2016-17 season. Kelsey Wood had her second double-double of the season for Sacred Heart.See the Story
67% Center coverage: 24 sources
Grand Jury · New York
Trump indicted in Stormy Daniels hush-money case
Former President Trump was indicted on criminal charges in New York for his role in organizing hush money payments made to an adult film star during his 2016 campaign, according to a source familiar with the proceedings. See the Story
45% Center coverage: 473 sources
Gun Violence · Nashville
Police: Nashville shooter identified as a 28-year-old woman
The shooter in a deadly shooting at a Nashville school has been identified as a 28-year-old woman after it was initially reported she was a teenager, according to police Monday. See the Story
48% Center coverage: 287 sources