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Maryland state troopers stand guard near a CVS pharmacy that was destroyed yesterday during rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray, on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Houses housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Could Unrest In Baltimore Happen Here In Chicago?

Could what we’re seeing in Baltimore happen in Chicago? CBS 2’s Jim Williams talked to two different groups of young African American men.

04/28/2015

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Chicago Protesters March In Support Of Freddie Gray

Chicagoans have gathered outside Chicago Police Headquarters to lead a peaceful march of support for Freddie Gray, who died after suffering injuries while in the custody of Baltimore police.

04/28/2015

Maryland state troopers stand guard near a CVS pharmacy that was destroyed yesterday during rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray, on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Houses housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Chicago Pastor Lending A Hand In Baltimore After Riots

An activist pastor from Chicago has traveled to Baltimore, hoping to help calm the situation there in any way possible, in the wake of riots following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.

04/28/2015

Young person holds a Baltimore Police shield outside the Mondawmin Mall during protests following the funeral of Freddie Gray April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, who was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Homes housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Chicago Pastor: Rioting Could Happen Here, Too

Pastor Corey Brooks says he’ll be in Baltimore, to help his fellow pastor, Jamal Bryant, who gave the eulogy at Freddie Gray’s funeral.

04/27/2015

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U.S. Bishops Recognize Cardinal George As End Of His Tenure Nears

Church peers give Francis Cardinal George a standing ovation. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine was there.

11/10/2014

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Chicago Homicide Rate Saw A Large Drop In 2013, But Still Lags Behind The Nation

With a significant decrease in homicides from 2012 to 2013, it’s hard to continue calling Chicago the Murder Capital of America.

11/10/2014

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Michael Phelps Arrested On DUI Charge

Phelps was allegedly going 84 mph in a 45-mph zone.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

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Levine: Cubs Exceed Ticket Sales Expectations By 250K

When the final numbers come in, the Cubs will have sold close to 2.65 million tickets this season.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

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Twitter Reacts To Ravens Releasing Ray Rice

Here is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice’s suspension on Twitter.

09/08/2014

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Watch: Hawk Harrelson Partook In, Survived Ice Bucket Challenge

Just about everyone’s participated in the cause by now.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Arrieta Wants To Be Part Of Cubs’ Future

Jake Arrieta is open to a long-term contract in Chicago, the Sun-Times reports.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2014

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49ers Sign Kaepernick To 6-Year Extension Worth Reported $110M

Colin Kaepernick led San Francisco to the Super Bowl after the 2012 season.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2014

Ravens running back Ray Rice, right, with wife Janay. (Getty Images)

Ravens Disastrously Live Tweet Ray Rice Press Conference

Well, that didn’t come across quite like they envisioned.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2014

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Bears Select CB Kyle Fuller At No. 14 Overall

The Bears drafted Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller with the No. 14 overall pick in Thursday night’s NFL Draft.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2014

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Watch: This Is Why You Should Always Pay Attention At Baseball Games

A couple fans barely dodged serious injury on a foul ball.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2014

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Bears Sign RB Shaun Draughn

Draughn provides depth in the backfield after Michael Bush was released in March.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2014

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Bears Sign C Taylor Boggs, S Derrick Martin

With Roberto Garza’s contract expiring, Boggs is currently the lone center on the roster for 2014.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

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Tips On Fitting A Swimsuit To Your Body Type From A Chicago Expert

Chicago-area model Autumn Broviak offers tips on how to find this season’s best swimwear for your body type.

04/02/2013

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Super Bowl-Bound Ravens Never Lost Hope During December Darkness

The Ravens came out of a three-game losing streak to make it to the big game in The Big Easy. December started off rough for the Ravens with consecutive losses to the Steelers, Redskins and Broncos. But as fate would have it, their lowest point became a turning point.

01/24/2013

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A Tour Of America’s Roadside Attractions – Part 2

Continuing our journey a little further east, check out part two of our state-to-state guide to America’s roadside attractions!

07/11/2012

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