Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.


Two Chicago police officers suffered minor injuries when their SUV crashed into a Toyota sedan that turned in front of them on March 26, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Man Charged With DUI After Crash Injures 2 Cops In Rogers Park

A bartender from the North Side Andersonville neighborhood faces a handful of traffic offenses and a felony cannabis charge after a crash with a police car in the Rogers Park neighborhood Tuesday night that injured two officers.


Anthony Abbate

Case Of Ex-Cop Anthony Abbate Now In Hands Of Jury

The potentially landmark civil trial that confronts the sensitive question head-on of whether there’s a code of silence and protection ingrained in Chicago’s police department was turned over to the jury Wednesday.


Debra Kirby, former head of the Internal Affairs Division of the Chicago Police Department. (CBS File Photo)

Former Internal Affairs Boss Denies Coverup Of 2007 Bar Beating

One of the highest ranking members of the Chicago Police Department took the witness stand Tuesday, and was grilled about her role in an alleged cover-up of the beating of a female bartender at the hands of a drunk Chicago cop in 2007.


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Bartender Claims She Was Fired By Restaurant Over Pregnancy

A woman filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday claiming she was fired from her bartending job in Tinley Park when it became apparent she was pregnant.


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Rush Street Bartender Fired After Using N-Word In Facebook Post

A Gold Coast nightclub bartender has been fired for posting a rant on her Facebook page that included the use of the N-word to describe African-American customers.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2012

The Hilton Lisle-Naperville in west suburban Naperville. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Sues Naperville Hotel, Claiming Bartender Raped Her

A woman from Virginia claims she was staying in a room at a Naperville hotel when the hotel bartender got a key from the front desk, helped himself into her room, and assaulted her.

CBS 2–02/29/2012