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Soccer fans cheering on Team USA in Soldier Field. (Credit: CBS)

Thousands Fill Soldier Field As The U.S. Falls To Belgium In World Cup

The dream is over for Team USA, as they fell 2-1 to Belgium to get knocked out of the World Cup.

07/01/2014

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

City Holds First Pride Parade Since Same-Sex Marriage Legalized

Over one million people attended Sunday’s Chicago Pride Parade, according to an estimate from Chicago Police.

06/29/2014

Rev. Jesse Jackson

Rev. Jackson Reflects On Peace Quest, Anniversary Of Presidential Run

As Rainbow PUSH’s annual convention kicks off and an historic milestone takes place for Rev. Jesse Jackson, he reflects on the quest for peace in Chicago.

06/28/2014

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HIV Testing To Become Standard At One Chicago Hospital

CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports on what one Chicago hospital is doing to make people aware if they are HIV-positive.

06/27/2014

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The 5 Dirtiest Plays in Baseball History

Check out our list of the 5 dirtiest plays in baseball history.

06/27/2014

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4 Reasons Why We Should Have Foreseen Hope Solo’s Meltdown

Hope Solo allegedly attacked her sister and nephew, while everyone is shocked it’s probably something we should have seen coming.

06/26/2014

Gregory Garibay (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Cop Sentenced To Prison For Insurance Fraud Following CBS 2 Investigation

A Chicago Police officer was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday for insurance fraud by staging an accident and soliciting payoffs from a towing company in exchange for steering it accident business.

06/25/2014

Catcher John Baker tags out Joey Votto at home plate.   (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Reds Beat Cubs 4-1

Mat Latos pitched seven sharp innings for his first win of the season and Jay Bruce had two run-scoring doubles, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.

06/25/2014

Fruit-flavored Oreos.

Fruit-Flavored Oreos Need A New Dunking Partner

We found some new ways to enjoy the Oreo cookie.

06/25/2014

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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?

06/25/2014

Gordon Beckham celebrates a solo home run with third base coach Joe McEwing.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

White Sox Beat Orioles 4-2 To End 5-Game Skid

Jose Quintana allowed one run in seven innings, Gordon Beckham homered and the Chicago White Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 on Tuesday night to end a five-game losing streak.

06/24/2014

Expressway Traffic

Police: I-290 Closed Near Broadview Because Of Flooding

The Eisenhower Expressway (I-290) is closed in both directions near west suburban Broadview because of flooding, police said Tuesday night.

06/24/2014

Eric Brown

Longtime WBBM Sports Anchor Eric Brown Passes Away

The WBBM Newsradio family has lost an enduring sports presence, and the finest human being you will meet and work with in Eric Brown.

06/24/2014

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You Could Score The Golden Ticket By Visiting Continental Motors Dealerships

The Score’s Golden Ticket Giveaway presented by Continental Motors will be awarding one lucky winner the opportunity to live out their sports dreams with a $20,000 Stubhub gift card!

06/22/2014

Carlos Villanueva. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Bullpen Innings Load A Concern For Cubs

The evolving Chicago Cubs bullpen has been a pleasant surprise for a team that has compiled the best record in the National League the last 31 days.

06/22/2014

The Ed Paschke Art Center has many works by the artist on display and a replica of his studio. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Center Dedicated To Chicago Artist Ed Paschke Opens In Jefferson Park

The Ed Paschke Art Center opened Sunday in Jefferson Park – a tribute to the internationally acclaimed Chicago artist who died 10 years ago.

06/22/2014

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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 2)

In our first list, we took a look at the pump up songs used by athletes Jason Hammel, Zach Johnson, T.Y. Hilton, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Swin Cash.  In this installment, we’ll deepen  our search […]

06/20/2014

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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]

06/20/2014

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Top 7 Most Embarrassing Songs on Professional Athletes’ Playlists

By: @AlexDarcey In our series of Pre-Game Playlist, on CBSLocalSports.com, we ask professional athletes many questions surrounding their musical taste.  Questions include; their favorite artist of all time, a would-be entrance theme song, and the […]

06/20/2014