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Drone Winter

Chicago’s Frozen Tundra Captured By Stunning Drone Video

As the camera moves slowly over the landscape, the images seem to be from another world.

59 mins ago

Chicago police officers wave from the rooftop of a Dunkin' Donuts in the South Loop, as part of an annual fundraiser for the Special Olympics. (Credit: CBS)

Cops Hit Dunkin’ Donuts Rooftops To Raise Money For Special Olympics

Hundreds of police officers have been hanging out on the roofs of local donut shops on Friday, as part of an annual charity event.

1 hour ago

A city worker uses a graffiti blaster to remove graffiti on an alley wall on the Near West Side. (Credit: CBS)

City Significantly Reducing Time It Takes To Remove Graffiti

“When the complaint comes in, it’s down within five days; very often, within three days. If it’s high, it may take a day or two longer, but within five days the graffiti is removed,” said Streets and Sanitation Commissioner Charles Williams.

2 hours ago

Former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Dennis Hastert

What Was Former Speaker Hastert Allegedly Trying To Cover Up? It’s Anyone’s Guess

The longtime Republican lawmaker allegedly paid about $1.7 million in cash to a longtime acquaintance – identified as Individual A in the indictment – beginning in 2010, to conceal misconduct that occurred years earlier.

2 hours ago

Chicago police officer Tony Hernandez (Supplied Photo)

Police Officer Who Reported Alleged Misconduct Claims Boss Retaliated

A Chicago police officer is suing the city, claiming he blew the whistle on his boss, leading to retaliation.

3 hours ago