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Bird

A gull, apparently overheated from the heat wave in Chicago, takes a drink from a cup of water Karen Baggot and her daughters put out for it, after they happened upon the bird at 17th and State streets while on the way to the park. (Credit: Karen Baggot)

Heat Wave Has Everyone Struggling To Keep Cool — Even The Birds

A gull, apparently overheated from the sweltering conditions, found some relief in the South Loop on Thursday, thanks to the generosity of a woman and her kids.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Elaenia

South American Bird Overshoots During Migration, Ends Up In Chicago

A sharp-eyed 16-year-old birdwatcher has spotted a bedraggled visitor, who has migrated about 7,000 miles from home.

WBBM Newsradio–04/19/2012

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: A Particularly Un-American Crime

CBS 2′s Walter Jacobson takes aim at the thug who shot pellets into the bird that symbolizes the United States.

CBS 2–11/03/2011