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Firefighter Hospitalized After Bridgeport Porch Fire

A Chicago firefighter officer was hospitalized this morning after fighting a porch fire in the Bridgeport neighborhood.

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The woman was swimming at Porter Beach near Chesterton, Ind. (Credit: Captured News)

Coast Guard Searching For Suburban Woman Who Went Missing In Lake Michigan

A search continues this morning for the body of a 20-year-old Carol Stream woman who struggled while swimming in Lake Michigan Friday night off Porter Beach near Chesterton, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

2 hours ago

CBS Chicago weather forecast.

Hot, Sunny Weather For Chicago Area Saturday With Thunderstorms Overnight

Saturday will be a hot, mostly sunny day for the Chicago area, with thunderstorms moving into the area in the overnight hours.

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Damon with DJ Chris Masterson. (Credit: Damon Ranger)

Lollapalooza Night One Blog

Having Lollapalooza in Chicago is really a special thing.

3 hours ago

Volunteers dig for Civil War-era artifacts at the former Camp Douglas. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Camp Douglas, A Civil War Historic Site

The South Side encampment was named after 19th Century Illinois politician Steven Douglas and was one of the most important Union camps during the Civil War. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.

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