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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”


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A Travel Guide To London, England

Read on for a visitor’s guide to transportation, dining, hotels and the top attractions in London.


Team USA's John Brooks celebrates his game-winning goal against Ghana. (Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

5 Awesome World Cup Goal Celebrations

There’s nothing quite like a big goal in the World Cup.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2014

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8 Notable Players Missing The World Cup

Each country can only bring 23 men to Brazil to compete for the World Cup this year. A few notable men were left off rosters for various reasons and some may surprise you …


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Opinion: Romney Falls Flat In London But Still Rakes In Cash From Libor Bankers

Mitt Romney insulted Britain’s preparations for the Olympics and inspired quotes like “apparently devoid of charm, warmth, humor or sincerity” and “worse than Sarah Palin” before cashing campaign checks from bankers and lobbyists who are at the center of the Libor scandal.


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British Reporter: We Need Deng To Play In Olympics

Torn ligament in his wrist or not, Luol Deng has made it known that he wants – and feels obligated – to play for Great Britain during the 2012 Olympics in London.

670 The Score–05/17/2012

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Englishman Seeks To Reclaim Record Time For Riding ‘L’ System

A Leicester, England, man is looking to reclaim the record time for riding the whole CTA ‘L’ system, after three other teams broke the record this year alone, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2012

Rod Blagojevich

Blagojevich Drops Request To Travel To U.K.

Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich has dropped his request to travel to England for a speaking engagement before his retrial next month.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2011