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Bears chairman George McCaskey. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

McCaskey: Never Say Never To A Chicago Super Bowl

Soldier Field’s seating capacity is a challenge, but there could be adjustments made.

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Best Places To Sunbathe In Chicago

There are many spots to sunbathe in Chicago. Depending on the atmosphere one is looking for, there is the perfect sunbathing spot available for everyone.

06/28/2014

Alexis Ceja was ready to cheer on Team USA on Thursday when they take on Germany in World Cup soccer. (Credit: Regine Schlesinger/CBS)

USA-Germany Lures Another Big Crowd To Grant Park

Team USA fans again were crowding into Grant Park on Thursday to watch their team take on Germany in World Cup soccer.

06/26/2014

USA soccer fans celebrate in Chicago's Grant Park. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Grant Park Gets Ready For World Cup Viewing Party

Ready for another soccer fan invasion downtown? Grant Park is expected to be filled with them Wednesday morning to watch the big World Cup match between USA and Germany.

06/25/2014

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Metra Banning Alcohol On Trains Thursday Due To World Cup Viewing Party

Metra says it’s instituting its alcohol ban on trains Thursday.

06/25/2014

He's the aerial scene from the viewing party on Balbo Drive at Grant Park  for the USA-Portugal game on Sunday. (Credit: CBS)

Organizers Make Changes To Accommodate Crowds For World Cup Viewing Party

A massive crowd of 20,000 people in Chicago cheered Team USA in Sunday’s draw against Portugal in their second game of the World Cup.

06/23/2014

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

Watch: Chicagoans Celebrate Team USA’s Win In Grant Park

An estimated 8,000 fans gathered at Grant Park to watch the big game.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Best Activities To Celebrate Father’s Day In Chicago

From a beer and barbecue boat ride to an arts festival, you and your dad can have a great weekend together while celebrating Father’s Day.

06/06/2014

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Authorities: Man Dies After Coffee Machine Falls On Him Near Grant Park

A man died Saturday afternoon after a coffee machine fell on him near Grant Park.

05/25/2014

Fans are evacuated from Grant park due to an approaching storm during 2012 Lollapalooza at Grant Park on August 4, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Best 2014 Summer Festivals In Chicago

With all of the festivals taking place in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs, there is something for everyone almost every summer weekend.

04/21/2014

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Best Easter Egg Hunts In Chicago

Celebrate Easter with the kiddos at one of these Easter egg events throughout Chicagoland. Here’s a round up of a few egg hunts and happenings this weekend.

04/17/2014

A Grant Park art installation called "Borders" which was hit by taggers. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Teen Charged With Defacing Statues In Grant Park

The boy faces multiple charges, including felony criminal damage to property, for allegedly tagging 18 of 26 life-sized human statues in the “Borders” art installation in Grant Park.

04/08/2014

A Grant Park art installation called "Borders" which was hit by taggers. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Taggers Deface Statues In Grant Park Art Installation

Vandals struck overnight in Grant Park, defacing a popular art installation of human figures in the park near the corner of Michigan and Jackson.

04/05/2014

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Best Parks In Chicago

Experience all that the Windy City has to offer and plan a visit to the best parks in Chicago.

03/29/2014

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Runners To Kick Off Spring At Shamrock Shuffle

Runners are coming out of hibernation this weekend for the traditional kickoff to running season in Chicago.

03/26/2014

Eminem accepts the Best Hip Hop award onstage during the MTV EMA's 2013 at the Ziggo Dome on November 10, 2013 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images for MTV)

Eminem, Outkast To Headline Lollapalooza

Festival founder Perry Farrell announced the lineup of more than 130 acts on Wednesday. Lorde, Kings of Leon, the Arctic Monkeys and Calvin Harris will also play the festival, to be held Aug. 1-3.

03/26/2014

Two concert-goers pose by the namesake sign at Chicago's Lollapalooza festival. (Lisa Fielding/CBS)

3-Day Lollapalooza Passes Sell Out

Lollapalooza is proving as popular as ever, as three-day passes sold out Tuesday in less than an hour.

03/25/2014

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Best Literary Landmarks In Chicago

These Chicago sites serve as literary landmarks often recognized in the pages of a great book.

01/18/2014

CBS 2 Is Stepping Out For Diabetes On Sept. 28 & 29

Some of your favorite CBS 2 meteorologists, reporters, and anchors will be stepping out for Diabetes this weekend, at two walks to raise money for the American Diabetes Association.

09/26/2013

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