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The Best Apps For Your Kitchen

Check out these 10 must-have smartphone apps for the ultimate foodie.


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Tips To Keep Your Appliances Running

Learn how to keep your large home appliances working through basic maintenance.


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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.


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Important Questions To Ask Before Signing A Lease

If you’re looking for a place to rent, keep this list of questions handy.


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What To Expect Before Joining A Homeowner Association

Most homeowners associations come with a lot of rules. But they also come with plenty of benefits.


US President Barack Obama (R) speaks during his debate with Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney (L), who greets the audience at the conclusion in Denver, Colorado, on October 3, 2012. (STF/AFP/GettyImages)

Can Obama Bounce Back At Next Debate?

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine, back from the Denver debate, sorts through the second-day analysis.


Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (L) speaks as U.S. President Barack Obama (R) listens during the Presidential Debate as Democratic presidential candidate, at the University of Denver on October 3, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. The first of four debates for the 2012 Election, three Presidential and one Vice Presidential, is moderated by PBS's Jim Lehrer and focuses on domestic issues: the economy, health care, and the role of government.  (Photo by Rick Wilking-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Romney Focus On Economy At First Debate

For the first time, President Barack Obama, and Republican challenger Mitt Romney faced off in a national debate Wednesday night in Colorado, and the economy took center stage.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2012

Chicago Cubs v Colorado Rockies

Cubs Shut Out By Rockies 6-0 On Rainy Night

A baserunning blunder turned the Cubs’ best hope for a big inning into just another empty one.


Denver police and an FBI agent escort Marcus Covington off a JetBlue flight from New York to L.A., after Covington allegedly fondled a pregnant woman, and refused a flight attendant's request to stay seated. (Photo courtesy: Yoram Kohanzadeh)

Chicago Man To Stand Trial In Denver For Allegedly Groping Woman On Plane

A Chicago man will stand trial in Denver on charges he behaved badly on an aircraft.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

Denver police and an FBI agent escort Marcus Covington off a JetBlue flight from New York to L.A., after Covington allegedly fondled a pregnant woman, and refused a flight attendant's request to stay seated. (Photo courtesy: Yoram Kohanzadeh)

Chicago Man Accused Of Groping Pregnant Woman On JetBlue Flight

A Chicago man was facing federal charges on Tuesday, after allegedly groping a pregnant woman, spitting on police, and threatening a flight attendant on board a JetBlue flight from New York to Los Angeles.


Ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich, left, on the plane to Denver with one of his attorneys, Aaron Goldstein, on Thursday March 15, 2011. (CBS)

Blago’s Chicago-To-Denver Flight: Autographs, Jokes, A Few Silent Moments

Rod Blagojevich’s cross-country journey to federal prison Thursday was one of the most scrutinized trips in recent memory for a public figure. CBS 2 was there.


Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich walks through a hoard of media toward his house before giving a news conference outside his home March 14, 2012, a day before reporting to prison. (Photo by Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Blagojevich’s Countdown To Prison Reaching Its Final Hours

In less than a day, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will trade his civilian clothes for a prison uniform and will be known by his prison number.

CBS 2–03/14/2012

Rod Blagojevich, standing with his wife Patti, speaks to reporters on March 14, 2012, in his final public statement before reporting to prison for his 14-year sentence on corruption charges on March 15. (Credit: CBS)

Blagojevich On Going To Prison: ‘Hardest Thing I’ve Ever Had To Do’

The day before he reports to prison to begin serving his 14-year sentence, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich said, “this is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do.”

CBS Chicago–03/14/2012

The FCI Englewood federal prison in Littleton, Colo., is where former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will be serving his 14-year prison sentence. (Credit: CBS)

Former Prison Counselor To Blago: ‘Make The Best Of It’

In the final hours before he reports to prison, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich is spending as much time as he can with his family.

CBS 2–03/13/2012

Then-Gov. Rod Blagojevich (R) and then-Congressman Rahm Emanuel at a 2004 press conference. (File Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Mayor: ‘My Thoughts Are With’ Blagojevich Family

As former Gov. Rod Blagojevich prepares to head to prison in three days to begin his 14-year sentence on corruption charges, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said his thoughts are with the Blagojevich family.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

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Blizzard For Denver, But 40s Again For Chicago

The temperature will be cooling down in Chicago Friday evening, and there could be a little rain or even a flurry or two overnight.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2012

Tim Tebow walks off the field after a game against the Detroit Lions. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Tebow’s Game Winning Touchdown Run

In case you missed the glory that was Tebow Time last night, here’s your chance to see what you missed.

670 The Score–11/18/2011

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Ex-Chicago Cop Berates Officers Who Pull Him Over For DUI

When officers arrested him, Denver cop Jesse Sandoval berated them for 40 minutes, insinuating it wouldn’t have happened where he used to work: the Chicago Police Department.


A Southwest Airlines jet skidded off the runway at Midway. (CBS)

Southwest Airlines Flight Slides Off Runway At Midway

A Southwest Airlines flight slid off the runway at Midway Airport this afternoon and into the mud.

CBS 2–04/26/2011

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Bomb Suspect Caught In Colorado After Search Including Chicago

The suspect who was wanted for allegedly planting a bomb at a shopping mall has been captured in Colorado, after a nationwide manhunt that included Chicago.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011