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Heartland Greenway pipeline map
The project would stretch 1,300 miles through five states, but still needs regulatory approval in Illinois.
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends an event via video on Wednesday. The Kremlin is downplaying the prospect of Ukraine peace talks after President Biden said he would speak to Putin if "he's looking for a way to end the war."
Mikhail Metzel
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The Kremlin dismissed the idea of talks with President Biden to end the war in Ukraine and said its assault on Ukrainian infrastructure was an "inevitable" response to Kyiv's attacks.
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Photo courtesy of the Lincoln Home.
The Lincoln Home is offering two holiday events this December. Park Ranger Jasmine Leung and local actor Pam Brown spoke to Community Voices about the candle light tour at Lincoln Home on Dec. 10, and the play “A Message at Midnight,” which will be performed in the visitor center on Dec. 8, 9 and 11.
Elton John performs on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, Sept. 23, 2022.
Susan Walsh
Glastonbury Festival organizers say Elton John's performance on the 2023 festival's final night on June 25 will be his farewell show in the U.K.
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This image released by The Royal Mint shows a new collectable coin to celebrate the 60th anniversary of The Rolling Stones.
The Royal Mint
The coin honoring the Rolling Stones is the fifth in the Royal Mint's "Music Legends'" series that celebrates British artists. Others so honored have been Queen, Elton John, David Bowie and The Who.
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