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Eddie Palacios, a TSA worker, stood in front of a moving Blue Line train to get it to stop before it hit a woman who fell on the tracks on Wednesday. (Photo credit: Twitter/Jim McKinney
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TSA Worker Receives ‘Award Of Valor’ For Saving Woman Who Fell On CTA Tracks

A TSA employee who jumped in front of a CTA Blue Line train last month to save a woman who’d fallen on the tracks was being honored by the Department of Homeland Security.

05/14/2014

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Family Of Woman Who Died In Childbirth Awarded $15.5 Million

The pregnancy was the second for 33-year-old Karen Lopez, a teacher at Morton East High School, and she was deemed high-risk.

11/22/2013

Johnny Manziel. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Texas A&M’s Manziel Beats Out Notre Dame’s Te’o For Heisman

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has won the Heisman Trophy, becoming the first freshman to win college football’s most prized individual award.

12/08/2012

Anthony Abbate

Abbate Juror: Panel Weighed Damages Against Ex-Cop, City Carefully

One of the jurors in the Anthony Abbate federal trial is explaining why the panel sided with the bartender the former cop assaulted in an infamous beating captured on surveillance video.

11/14/2012

Donald Wells

City To Challenge Award To Family Of Trucker Who Slammed Into ‘L’ Escalator

City of Chicago attorneys say they plan to challenge a jury’s decision in connection with a deadly accident four years ago.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2012

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Diana Ross, Glen Campbell Honored For Grammy Lifetime Achievement Awards

The Allman Brothers, Glen Campbell and Diana Ross were among the recipients named Friday of The Recording Academy’s Lifetime Achievement Awards.

12/21/2011

Jason McDaniel killed L.A. Tan gunman Gary Amaya (right). (CBS)

L.A. Tan Honors Hero Who Killed Gunman

The tanning salon chain awarded Jason McDaniel $5,000 for his bravery for disarming Gary Amaya, the suspected “Honeybee Killer.”

12/18/2010