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R. Kelly's federal trial is about to begin. He is charged with 13 counts involving child pornography and obstruction of justice.
E. Jason Wambsgans
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R. Kelly's federal trial in Chicago is starting. The singer faces a slew of legal battles and was already sentenced in New York to 30 years in prison for sex trafficking and racketeering.
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This Wednesday, March 25, 2015, file photo shows the Kraft logo outside of the company's headquarters in Northfield, Ill.
Nam Y. Huh
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AP
The company says diluted cleaning solution used to clean food processing equipment in its factories got into the Capri Sun pouches.
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Springfield Art Association Make Truck
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The Springfield Art Association has had another busy year bringing art to the community. Executive Director Betsy Dollar and Education Director Erin Svendsen spoke to Community Voices about what has kept them busy this past year, including the new “make truck,” which will bring art projects to schools, events and private parties. They also shared what’s coming up for the organization and information about their new 5K race called “Hoopskirt & Haber-Dash.”
Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss poses with the NBA Championship trophy after Game 6 of the NBA Finals on May 16, 1980 at the Spectrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Rich Pilling
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NBAE via Getty Images
The docuseries seems to be a pointed riposte to the more freewheeling scripted drama about the Lakers on HBO.
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