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The pineapple coconut, white chocolate cranberry, and ham and cheddar donuts from Glazed and Infused. (Credit: Glazed and Confused.)

Doughnut Debate: Can A Savory Doughnut Be A Doughnut?

An email came over the transom today: The doughnut savants at Glazed and Infused announced their fall menu on Tuesday, the first full day of the autumnal equinox.

09/23/2014

Bruce Rauner (Credit: Craig Dellimore)

African-American Ministers Endorse Rauner

Republican Bruce Rauner stopped by MacArthur’s restaurant on the west side to pick up an endorsement from African-American ministers in his run for governor.

09/22/2014

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Millenium Musings: I Don’t Want Kids

By Heather Sadusky CHICAGO (CBS) — I’m a Millennial who does not want kids. Every time the topic comes up, people are shocked by my lack of interest. Family and peers are astonished that I don’t want […]

09/22/2014

Made In Chicago: The Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus

The Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus has been around for 31 years and through the years, it has changed.

09/22/2014

File photo of girl holding candle at a vigil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Relatives Of Murder Victims Gather For Memorial Service At UIC Forum

Hundreds of relatives of murder victims in Cook County gathered for a memorial service yesterday at the UIC Forum.

09/21/2014

What’s #Trending Today On CBSChicago.com?

CBS Chicago’s most popular headlines for today:

09/19/2014

From left: Paris Denard, Michael Baker,  Jabari Williams and Derrick Allmon. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Four Charged In Shooting Death Of Antonio Smith, 9, Held Without Bond

Four people are facing charges in last month’s shooting death of a nine-year old boy in the back yard of a home.

09/19/2014

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Five New iPhone Features With iOS 8

As usual, Apple’s latest iPhone–which goes on sale on Friday–is in big demand, but current iPhone customers can take advantage of some nice features in the company’s latest mobile operating system, iOS 8.

09/19/2014

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#WhyIStayed: Meredith Vieira, Domestic Abuse Survivors Find Their Voice

By Wendy Widom CHICAGO (CBS) — As the crisis over domestic violence in the NFL continues to dominate the headlines, women across the country are now bravely coming forward to share their stories of abuse. This week, Meredith Vieira […]

09/18/2014

How we got here

How We Got Here: iPhone Videos Chronicle Our Everyday Lives

Each year is a journey, sometimes memorable, often mundane.

09/12/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Katy v. Taylor, Ariana The Diva & Justin Bieber (Again)

This week there’s pop star beef, divas, and a natural reaction to being booed onstage.

09/12/2014

A rendering of Spinosaurus Aegyptiacus (Credit: University of Chicago)

U Of C Scientists Put Together Skeleton Of 50-Foot Dinosaur, Largest Land Predator Ever Discovered

It’s taken over a century to put together the skeleton of a dinosaur that nightmares are made of.

09/11/2014

Forward Penny Taylor of the Phoenix Mercury drives the ball against center Sylvia Fowles of the Chicago Sky. (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

DuPree, Griner, Taurasi Lead Mercury Rout Of Sky

Brittney Griner set the tone for a dominating Phoenix performance with a playoff record eight blocked shots, five in the first quarter, and the Mercury routed the Chicago Sky 83-62 on Sunday in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals.

09/07/2014

Chase West (left) Joshua Scott (middle)  Claude Jackson (right) (Credit: Aurora Police)

Three Charged In Armed Robbery Of Aurora KFC

Three people have been charged in connection with an armed robbery of a KFC in Aurora in which three people were shot Thursday evening, according to Aurora Police.

09/07/2014

Surveillance photo of the man who groped a woman on a Red Line train Wednesday morning. / photo from Chicago Police

Police Searching For Suspect In Red Line Groping

Chicago Police say a woman was sexually abused on the CTA Red Line during this morning’s rush hour, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.

09/03/2014

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Why We Shouldn’t Click on Jennifer Lawrence’s Nude Personal Photos

by Wendy Widom CHICAGO (CBS) – “It’s very hard to leak a naked picture that hasn’t been taken,” wrote Michael Messinger of Chicago on Facebook. “She has every right to take naked selfies if she chooses. […]

09/02/2014

Money

For Some Kane County Residents, Paying Property Taxes A Laughing Matter

Property taxes are due in Kane County Tuesday, and while it’s an unpleasant day for some, there are also a few laughs.

09/01/2014

(Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Made In Chicago: iFly Indoor Skydiving

Ever wanted to skydive but didn’t have the guts? Now’s your chance at the new iFly in Rosemont and in Naperville. “It’s a vertical wind tunnel so it basically simulates free fall. It’s for the […]

09/01/2014

Marijuana strains are displayed at the 3-D Denver Discrete Dispensary on January 1, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Theo Stroomer/Getty Images)

Illinois To Start Accepting Medical Marijuana Applications From Patients, Businesses

In September and October, the state will take applications from patients whose last names begin with the letters A through L. Then, in November and December, those whose names go from M through Z, can apply.

09/01/2014