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Bodies Of Unclaimed Veterans Languish At Hines VA Hospital, Whistleblower ClaimsInternal emails obtained by CBS 2 reveal at least two vets languished inside the morgue for at least 30 days this summer, allowing the bodies to badly decompose. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports.
Clinton, Trump Battle Fiercely Over Taxes, Race And TerrorLocked in an exceedingly close White House race, the presidential rivals tangled for 90 minutes.
In Social Media Era, Debate Watchers Will Have Multiple Screens GoingSome people will be multi-tasking, with televisions, computers and smart phones as they interact with others. CBS 2's Marissa Bailey reports.
U.S. Attorney: Fed Probe Into Chicago Police Department Is Biggest Ever, OngoingIn December, the U.S. Justice Department launched an expansive investigation into the “patterns and practices” of the CPD.
Accused ‘CelebGate’ Hacker Set To Plead GuiltyA man from the Clearing neighborhood is expected to admit Tuesday that he hacked into several celebrities’ online accounts.
Police Release Picture Of Robbery Suspect Battering ClerkThe robbery occurred Saturday in the Rogers Park neighborhood.

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James Shields Gets 1st Win In 2 months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1Shields (6-18) allowed one run and seven hits while striking out six in six effective innings.
Cubs Win Their 100th Game With 12-2 Rout Of PiratesJavier Baez hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high six runs while major league ERA leader Kyle Hendricks pitched six scoreless innings.
Gar Forman: Bulls' Trade Of Derrick Rose Had Nothing To Do With Rape CaseThe Bulls confirmed they never looked into rape allegations against Rose.
Westerlund: 5 Thoughts From Bulls' Media DayWho will have the ball in crunch time? Will the minutes of Butler and Wade be staggered?
Levine: Ventura OK With White Sox Players Pursuing Personal NumbersThe reality is if players don't put up numbers, nobody will want to employ them, Bruce Levine writes.
Bulls' Fred Hoiberg Knows Spotlight Is On Him In 2nd Season“I put a lot of pressure on myself," Hoiberg says.

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