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Bargain Hunters Now Have A ‘Cyber Week’ To Clinch Good Deals

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker explains how Cyber Monday is morphing into Cyber Week.

12/01/2014

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Experts Predict Shoppers To Spend Big On Black Friday

Shoppers may give retailers an early present this holiday shopping season. Experts are predicting that this Black Friday weekend will be the best one since before the recession hit eight years ago.

11/26/2014

Police officers watch as a business burns after it was set on fire during rioting following the grand jury announcement in the Michael Brown case on November 24, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Ferguson has been struggling to return to normal after Brown, an 18-year-old black man, was killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer, on August 9. His death has sparked months of sometimes violent protests in Ferguson. A grand jury today declined to indict officer Wilson.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

What’s Next For Ferguson?

When the protesters head home, and calm settles replaces chaos, will we see any changes in Ferguson? That’s a question some are asking. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talks to those offering answers.

11/25/2014

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Put The Turkey Down And Go Shopping, Expert Advises

The best deals may not be on Black Friday or Cyber Monday. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

11/21/2014

Former Mayor Jane Byrne's casket is carried into St. Vincent de Paul Parish for her funeral. The city's first and only female mayor, Byrne died on Nov. 14, 2014, at the age of 81. (Credit: CBS)

Final Farewell To A Feisty Barrier Breaker, Mayor Jane Byrne

Chicago was paying a last tribute Monday to its first and only female mayor, as funeral services were held for Jane Byrne at the church where her mother attended grammar school, and her grandparents were early members.

11/17/2014

Empty Classroom

Reference To Female Condoms Appears In Grade School Curriculum

Parents at one of the city’s elite magnet schools are threatening to pull their students out of sex education classes. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

11/14/2014

The Bully Bandit (Credit: CBS)

FBI: Bully Bandit Returns, Robs Three More Banks

After apparently laying low for several months, the so-called Bully Bandit has struck again, robbing three more Chicago banks in the past month.

11/07/2014

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South Side Museum Oversteps Bounds By Towing Car Off Street: Officials

A high school security officer is hopping mad because her car was illegally towed — and she’s got the video to prove it.

11/06/2014

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Officials, Grieving Relatives Asking Questions About Fatal Building Collapse

Roberto Topia Gonzalez was killed when a brick facade collapsed on top of him and three others on Saturday. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, local and federal officials and family members have questions for the owner.

11/03/2014

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Prices Soar For Some Generic Drugs — Why?

The price increase has been described by some congressmen as staggering. They’re joining doctors, pharmacists and patients in asking why. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

10/31/2014

Alstory Simon (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Alstory Simon Freed In 1982 Murder Case

In another stunning reversal in a 1982 double murder, Cook County prosecutors have thrown out the conviction of 64-year-old Alstory Simon, whose videotaped confession freed Anthony Porter from death row in 1999, approximately 48 hours before Porter was to be executed.

10/30/2014

Diana Rauner, left; Gloria Steinem (CBS)

Rauner, Quinn Courting Women Voters

They can’t be taken for granted. They’re notoriously independent voters. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

10/24/2014

Tips have been coming in after people saw this picture of a bracelet that belonged to one of the victims of a suspected serial killer. (Lake County, Ind. Coroner)

Photograph Of Jewelry Draws Tips In Serial Murder Case

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports from Gary, Ind.

10/23/2014

Darren Vann, suspected serial killer. Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Gary Murders Raise Questions About Missing Persons Reports

Part of the search for more victims in Gary includes the tedious process of reviewing past missing persons reports.

10/21/2014

Murder victim Nailah Franklin (supplied photo)

Seven Years After Murder, Victim’s Family Still Waiting For Justice

Reginald Potts was arrested just three months after the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend Nailah Franklin in 2007. He’s yet to go to trial. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

10/17/2014

George Lucas was in Chicago this week to discuss his planned lakefront museum. (CBS)

Lucas: I’ll Cover Expense Of Lakefront Museum — ‘Everything’

The “Star Wars” mastermind was in Chicago Friday to talk about his narrative-art museum, which will be built near Soldier Field. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

10/17/2014

The chip of a German debit card by German bank Sparkasse is pictured on January 8, 2010 in Leipzig. (AFP PHOTO DDP / SEBASTIAN WILLNOW)

Switch To Safer ‘Chip’ Cards Not Happening Fast Enough For Some Consumers

What’s taking so long? CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

10/09/2014

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Women vs. Women: When Female Competition Is a Destructive Force

Studies show how women can undermine each other at the office. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker explains why.

10/06/2014

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Jobless Rates Drop, New Hires Are Up

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports plenty of Chicago retailers are hiring.

10/03/2014

Mayor Harold Washington

Rauner Invokes Harold Washington In Quinn Attack Ad

Once again, a political opponent is trying to capitalize on a falling-out between Chicago’s first black mayor and Democrat Pat Quinn, who wants another term as governor. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

09/25/2014

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