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In Late-Night Raid, Police Haul Away Allegedly Shady Tow Trucks

Chicago police were serving a search warrant at Rendered Services Inc., 3611 S. Iron, and collecting records, cameras and tow trucks.

11/07/2014

Dana Dodson's cat Buttercup watches the snowfall from the warmth of their home. (Photo from Dana Dodson)

When You’re Shivering Next Week, Blame ‘Bombogenesis’

Lucky you. You’re going to hear the word “bombogenesis” a lot in the next week.

11/07/2014

Joshua Carroll and Eric Moran as Superman and Batman attends Nashville Comic Con 2013 at Music City Center on October 19, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Beth Gwinn/Getty Images)

Superman, Batman To Clash In Chicago This Weekend; Traffic Snarls Expected

The city Dept. of Cultural Affairs and Special Events said some streets will be closed Friday night and Sunday for filming of “Batman v. Superman.” Filming will involve aerial shots from helicopters, and will affect drivers in the Loop.

11/07/2014

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Chicago Bulls’ Anthem ‘Only For The Bulls’ Remixed By Fall Out Boy, Lupe Fiasco

The anthem of the Chicago Bulls, Only for the Bulls, may or may not have needed an updated, but it got one — courtesy of Fall Out Boy and Lupe Fiasco.

11/07/2014

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Best US Travel Destinations For You And Your Pet

Here’s a look at five of the best pet-friendly travel destinations in the U.S.

11/07/2014

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Best Places For A Fall Marriage Proposal In Chicago

When choosing the location to pop the big question, it’s important to take the season into account. For those proposing during the fall, there are some great seasonal locations in and around the city to make the outing memorable.

11/07/2014

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WATCH: Do Bicyclists In Chicago Deserve A Bad Rap?

CBS 2 cameras spent hours catching the chaos of drivers, bikers and pedestrians on the streets. Chris Martinez reports.

11/06/2014

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Best Places For Adult Music Classes In Chicago

It’s never too late to learn a new instrument. Check out these five places for adult music classes in Chicago.

11/06/2014

Ironically, when I searched for millennials, this photo of Occupy Wall Street protesters popped up. Unlike some, I bet they actually vote! (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)

Chicagoans Age 18 To 24 Suck At Voting

By now, the lack of turnout by young voters has come to be expected. But, just for the heck of it, I looked at the numbers, and can prove just how dismal voter turnout is for 18-to 24-year-olds. Prepare to be sad.

11/05/2014

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Best Places For Take-Out Thanksgiving Dinner In Chicago

Take the stress out of the Thanksgiving holiday with these take-out Thanksgiving dinners from Chicago restaurants.

11/05/2014

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Best Consignment Stores In Chicago

Shop for designer men’s and women’s clothing, accessories and furniture at some of the best consignment stores in Chicago.

11/04/2014

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For Those Who Care More About Beer Than The Cubs: ‘There’s A Beer For That’

I don’t begrudge the Cubs good fortune. They deserve their new coach… or manager… or whatever this John Maddon guy is. I do prefer beer over baseball though. Here are some good food pairings for your favorite Chicago beers.

11/03/2014

Veterans of the Vietnam War look for the names of friends and loved ones on "The Wall" during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Best 2014 Veterans Day Events In Chicago

When November 11 rolls around, there are several events throughout the Chicago that honor people who serve in the military.

11/03/2014

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Best Places For A Cabin Weekend Near Chicago

Enjoying the outdoors and nature while also relaxing can be easily accomplished by staying in a cabin. Here you will find the best places for a cabin weekend near Chicago.

11/01/2014

Members of the Apollo Chorus of Chicago rehearse. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Apollo Chorus

The oldest musical group in the city formed a year after the Great Chicago Fire. The organization is still around. CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

10/31/2014

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Ask An Expert: Tips On Starting The College Search

The college search can be a daunting task for any student, regardless of the field they wish to enter. Martin Atkins, Department Chair at SAE Chicago, offers some tips on how to make the college search a bit easier.

10/31/2014

Marcus DiPaola, a Chicago-based photojournalist, has returned from Liberia, and is monitoring himself for symptoms of Ebola. He is not considered at high risk for the disease. (Credit: Marcus DiPaola/Facebook)

Chicago Photojournalist Monitored For Ebola After Return From Liberia

Marcus DiPaola returned to the U.S. from Monrovia, Liberia, on Oct. 20. Since he returned, he has been monitoring himself for a fever by taking his temperature every hour. He has yet to show any symptoms of Ebola. Two nurses from the Chicago Department of Public Health visited his home Wednesday to check on him.

10/30/2014

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Best Bars To Get Local Beer In Chicago

Whether you’re checking out Chicago on a trip or just enjoy savoring your local beverages, here are five of the best places in the city to get local beers.

10/30/2014

Archbishop-designate Blase Cupich talks with CBS 2's Jay Levine in Cupich's hometown of Omaha, Neb. (CBS)

Incoming Archbishop Ready For Controversial Issues

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine was the first reporter to travel to Spokane, Wash. to talk with the future archbishop of Chicago, Blase Cupich, to see just where he stands.

10/29/2014

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Ask A Chef: Best Breakfast Casserole Recipes

For a gourmet breakfast like no other, try these creative breakfast casserole recipes from Chicago chefs.

10/29/2014

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