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Best Improv Comedy In Chicago

They say that laughter is the best medicine, so skip the doctor’s office and take in a show instead at any of these five top comedy venues here in Chicago.

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Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: September 15th-21st

Check out the priceless things to do this week in Chicago, week of September 15th-21st.

14 hours ago

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Best Camping Sites Near Chicago

Camping is a great way to take a low-cost vacation and spend quality time with the family. Here you will find the best camping sites near Chicago.

09/13/2014

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It’s Cold Enough For Some To Fire Up The Furnace

Some Chicago-area residents have cried uncle after this week’s drop in temperatures. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

09/12/2014

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Twins-White Sox Game Postponed Due To Rain

There will be a doubleheader Saturday starting at 3:10 p.m.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2014

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View: NIU Ad In Tribune Trolls Illinois, Northwestern

Hey, if you’re winning, you can talk all you want, right?

CBS Chicago–09/12/2014

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Best Fall Sports Leagues For Kids In Chicago

Whether your child wants to play soccer, basketball or dodgeball, there’s a fall sports league in Chicago for him or her. Check out the following list of the best fall sports leagues for kids in the Chicago area.

09/12/2014

One Chicago neighborhood got a long-sought pothole patch job, but the work didn't last. Neighbors say the work method was faulty. (CBS)

More Motorists File Claims Against City As Pothole Repairs Go Into Overdrive

This year, 5,045 motorists have tried to get money back to date. That’s more than the previous four years combined. CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reports.

09/11/2014

Bears receiver/returner Chris Williams, left. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Sign WR Chris Williams To Practice Squad

In a corresponding move, linebacker DeDe Lattimore has been released.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2014

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Best Bars To Watch College Football In Chicago

Watching college football can be a great way to reconnect to your old alma mater or just check out up-and-coming talent. Chicago has some great options in sports bars to watch college football, with specials to fit any budget.

09/11/2014

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Levine: Konerko Wants To Play Regardless Of Broken Hand

Paul Konerko has vowed to take a few more at-bats in front of the home fans.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2014

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Blackhawks-Capitals Winter Classic Matchup To Be Held At Nationals Park

The puck will drop at noon CT on New Year’s Day 2015.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2014

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The Best Places To Watch Each Pro Football Team In Chicago

While catching the game at home definitely has its advantages, partaking in the lively atmosphere in one of Chicago’s many venues can be a great way to enjoy the game. Whether it’s a Bear game or a Seahawks game, there are different venues to pick from no matter which team you’re rooting for.

09/10/2014

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Chicagoland Temperatures About to Dip Way Below Average

Though fall has not yet officially begun, Chicago and its surrounding areas are about to experience a snap of cold weather this week, reports CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros.

09/10/2014

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Best Coffee Shops To Work From Home In Chicago

Coffee shops are the new home office with just enough caffeine, treats and mellow atmosphere to get your work done with a smattering of people watching for occasional distraction.

09/10/2014

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Best Shops For Fall And Winter Shoes In Chicago

It’s time to pack away the white wedges and golden gladiator sandals, pick yourself up by the bootstraps and get to these fantastic independent Chicago shops that are all about covering your feet in the most delightful ways.

09/09/2014

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Best Art Exhibits For Kids In Chicago

No matter whether a youngster likes to read, draw, create something or enjoys photography or history, there is likely to be an art exhibit in the Chicago area that would appeal to young or older children.

09/08/2014

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Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: September 8th-14th

Check out the priceless things to do this week in Chicago, week of September 8th-14th.

09/08/2014

Molly Glynn, left; Bernie Yvon. (photos provided)

Deaths Of Two Actors Bring Sadness To Chicago Theater Community

Veteran Chicago stage and television actress Molly Glynn was struck by a falling tree during storms in the Erickson Woods Forest Preserve. Bernie Yvon died a short time later, when a tractor-trailer ran over his car in Munster, Ind.

09/06/2014

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Best Fall Sporting Events In Chicago

The coming of fall conjures images of leaves changing, pumpkins and apple cider, but if you’re in a sports-heavy city like Chicago, it undoubtedly also brings to mind the beginning of football season and other sporting events. Here are a few of the best ones to catch this fall in Chicago.

09/06/2014

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