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Chicago Homicide Rate Saw A Large Drop In 2013, But Still Lags Behind The Nation

With a significant decrease in homicides from 2012 to 2013, it’s hard to continue calling Chicago the Murder Capital of America.

11/10/2014

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Chicago Activist’s Immigration Trial Nears End

Rasmieh Odeh is the final witness at her trial. Lawyers also are expected to give closing arguments Friday.

11/07/2014

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Chicago Activist Seeks Delay In Detroit Trial

Rasmieh Odeh faces trial in a week, but her lawyers want more time. She failed to disclose convictions for bombings in Israel when she applied for U.S. citizenship in 2004.

10/28/2014

Artwork from the Nashville field guide by Wildsam.

Wildsam Field Guides A Must For Travelers, Locals Alike

The man behind Wildsam is veteran travel writer Taylor Bruce, who has published three other field guides for San Francisco, Austin and Nashville. A Chicago field guide is in the works for 2015.

10/23/2014

Joe Louis Arena, home of the Red Wings. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Reflections On A Visit To Hockeytown

A road trip to Detroit shows just how respected the Blackhawks are these days.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2014

Buffalo's C.J. Spiller, left, and Fred Jackson. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Harris: Breaking Down Dual Backfields In Fantasy Football

Jackson or Spiller? Asiata or McKinnon? Bell or Bush? Adam Harris has answers.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

Twins right-hander Phil Hughes. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Hughes Turns Down Chance For $500K Bonus

Phil Hughes won’t pitch out of the bullpen for the chance to induce one more out.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

White Sox left-hander Chris Sale. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Cy Young Contender Chris Sale Making His Case

The White Sox may not be involved in any potential postseason play in 2014, but looking at postseason awards may be another story.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2014

Nationals Park in Washington D.C. (Greg Flume/Getty Images)

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

New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees.  (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Harris: Draft With Tiers To Avoid Tears

Check out a handy chart that shows when to go for value and potential over need.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2014

Andrew Shaw. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Preseason Tickets Go On Sale Monday

Chicago opens its home preseason slate on Sept. 23 against Detroit.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

LeBron James in 2009 with Cleveland. (Getty Images)

5 Great Moments For LeBron In Cleveland

LeBron James is reportedly pondering a return to Cleveland, where he’d try to top these moments.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

Jose Abreu. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

White Sox-Tigers Will Play Doubleheader On Aug. 30

It will be a make-up game for a June 10 rainout.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2014

Fans gather for the Opening Day game between the Chicago White Sox and the Minnesota Twins  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Attendance Is Mystifying

The Sox rank 28th in baseball with an average attendance under 20,000 per game.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: ‘Resilient’ White Sox Hanging Tough In AL Central

The White Sox pulled within 3 1/2 games of the Tigers with Monday night’s win.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2014

Micheal Spurlock. (Getty Images)

Bears Sign WRs Edwards, Spurlock, Terminate Hixon Contract

The Bears have added competition for the backup receiver jobs.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Top 5 Blackhawks’ Overtime Goals Of Kane-Toews Era

Watch some of the greatest goals in Blackhawks’ franchise history.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2014

Josh Smith. (Getty Images)

Josh Smith Isn’t The Entire Reason For Pistons’ Struggles, According To Josh Smith

“It’s not all my fault,” Smith says.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Israel Idonije. (Getty Images)

Bears Sign Israel Idonije To 1-Year Deal

Idonije is returning to Chicago, where he played his first 10 seasons.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2014

Israel Idonije. (Getty Images)

Report: Idonije Set To Visit Bears

Israel Idonije played his first 10 seasons for the Bears and may be interested in returning.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2014

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