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How To Save On Sightseeing In New York City

Many of New York’s top attractions can be visited for free or at a discount.

08/06/2014

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Guide To New York City’s Broadway

A Broadway guide for money saving tips, the best shows and where to dine before or after the show.

07/25/2014

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Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies At 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.

07/17/2014

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Most Anticipated 2014 Tony Awards Performances

Here’s what to look forward to as the anticipation builds for performances at the 68th Annual Tony Awards.

05/29/2014

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Man Charged In Chicago Lawn Slaying, Uptown Shooting

Joey Jones, 31, has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 57-year-old Omar Maslat, a cashier at a convenience store in the 2400 block of West 63rd Street. He’s also been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of 50-year-old Brion Payne in Uptown.

04/02/2014

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Sting’s Musical To Preview In Chicago Next Year

CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole was there when the former Police frontman gave a select few a preview of “The Last Ship.”

10/11/2013

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Man Charged In August Uptown Shooting

Kelsky Patterson, 20, was charged with an 14-year-old boy and a 22-year-old man near the intersection of Wilson Avenue and Broadway on Aug. 31

09/26/2013

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Neil Patrick Harris: Top 5 Award Hosting Moments

Neil Patrick Harris is hosting this year’s Emmy Awards again, back by popular demand. Check out our favorite hosting moments from Neil’s career and see if your picks made the list.

08/22/2013

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‘Matilda: The Musical’ Lands 12 Tony Award Nominations

“Matilda: The Musical” is a witty musical adaptation of the novel by Roald Dahl and is true to his bleak vision of childhood as a savage battleground.

05/01/2013

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What Makes ‘Kinky Boots’ Tick And Why It Grabbed 13 Noms

What does it take to make a great Broadway musical? A talented score, a clever book, great singing and dancing, impressive costumes and an engaging set. Do all great musicals hit all of these points equally well? Of course not. But “Kinky Boots” does.

04/30/2013

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‘Kinky Boots’ Leads Tony Award Nominations With 13

The nominations were announced Tuesday in a televised event co-hosted by Tony winner Sutton Foster and “Modern Family” star Jesse Tyler Ferguson. The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9.

04/30/2013

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Woman Robs Edgewater Bank

The woman approached a teller at a bank in the 5300 block of North Broadway, said she had a gun and demanded money.

04/26/2013

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Tony Awards To Head Back To Radio City Music Hall

Producers of the show were forced to find a new home for the 2011 event after Cirque du Soleil moved into the 6,000-seat Rockefeller Center arena with its $50 million acrobatic rock opera “Zarkana.” The Tonys had been hosted at Radio City from 1997-2010.

03/18/2013

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Man Charged With DUI After Striking Elderly Pedestrian

A 26-year-old man has been charged with drunk driving, running a red light, driving without a license or insurance and other traffic violations, after he struck and critically injured an 87-year-old man who was crossing a street in the Uptown neighborhood on Friday morning.

11/10/2012

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House Of Fine Chocolates To Close After Nearly 70 Years In East Lakeview

Broadway is undergoing a continuing transformation with an assortment of new businesses in the East Lakeview neighborhood, but meanwhile, an old, familiar establishment now is set to close after almost 70 years in operation.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2012

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Man Shot Dead On Broadway In Edgewater

A man is dead after being shot on busy Broadway in the Edgewater neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

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4 Semi-Trailer Trucks Crash On Borman Expressway, Cause Major Backup

The westbound Borman Expressway in Northwest Indiana was down to one lane Wednesday morning, after four semi-trailer trucks were involved in a crash.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2012

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Reports: Slain Uptown Woman Owned Popular Hair Salon

A woman who was found shot and stabbed to death in her Uptown neighborhood apartment was well known as the operator of a hair salon nearby, according to published reports.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2012

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

At least 17 people have been wounded – two fatally – in shootings around the city since Friday night.

09/02/2012

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Woman Shot To Death In Uptown Apartment

A 45-year-old woman was found shot to death in an apartment in the Uptown neighborhood Sunday morning.

09/02/2012

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