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Survivors and personnalities sit by the glas covered railtracks during the main ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp on January 27, 2015 at a tent build in front of the entrance of the former Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau in Oswiecim, Poland. (Credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicago Holocaust Survivor Recalls Painful Memories On Anniversary Of The Liberation Of Auschwitz

As world leaders gathered in Poland Tuesday to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, a Chicago woman who survived the notorious Nazi extermination camp is recalling her painful memories. The story from WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.

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Rick Ricci, owner of Truefitt & Hill. (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Downtown Barber Shop Offers Shave And A Haircut For Two Pence

Gentlemen are packing Truefitt & Hill on Monroe to get their two pence worth.

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Health Officials Confirm Case Of Measles In Northern Suburbs

Cook County and state public health officials say there’s been a confirmed case of the measles in the northern suburbs, reports WBBM’s Bernie Tafoya.

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Illinois State Police Trooper Doug Balder (right), his wife  Kim (center), and his attorney Elizabeth Kaveny (left) speak to reporters about the January 2014 crash that left him severely injured, and killed an Illinois Tollway worker. Balder wants prosecutors to file reckless homicide charges against the trucker who allegedly fell asleep at the wheel, causing the fiery wreck. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM)

Trooper, Supporters Call For Reckless Homicide Charges In Fatal Truck Crashes

An Illinois State Police trooper injured in a fiery crash one year ago was pressing DuPage County prosecutors to file more serious criminal charges against the trucker who allegedly caused the wreck.

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The Cubitat: Cutting Small Living Down To Size

By John Dodge CHICAGO (CBS) — Small space living has become “a thing” as people look to pare down their belongings and their footprint. In Toronto, a design team has developed a “plug and play,” […]

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