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Labor Dispute Looms Over New School Year In Western Suburbs

A new school year begins Thursday in Community Consolidated School District 181 serving the Hinsdale area, but a labor dispute between teacher and the school board underlies it all.

WBBM Newsradio–08/25/2011

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Efforts To Legalize Drug Recycling Stalled In Illinois

Laura Redman inherited 13 vials containing hundreds of pills after her mother died of Lou Gehrig’s disease. With legislation that would allow the recycling of medication stalled in Illinois, there was nothing she could do with it.

08/20/2011

Heroin

Heroin Arrests In DuPage County Up 700% In 2010

It’s an alarming spike; the number of people being arrested for heroin in DuPage County were up 700 percent last year. At the same time, researchers might have uncovered a link – something almost all heroin addicts share.

CBS 2–08/02/2011

Ron Raidy

Doctors In July 4th Parade Save Heart Attack Victim

His lifeless body fell to the ground during a Fourth of July parade. Doctors say he was dead, but on Tuesday the Bartlett resident was breathing and talking about what happened.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

Robert Rasmussen was killed in Tower Two of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11. (CBS)

9/11 Widow: The U.S. ‘Didn’t Forget’ Bin Laden

Anna Rasmussen Stansbury in many ways has moved on with her life, but she keeps a firm connection with her late husband, Bob, who died on Sept. 11, 2001. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker explains.

05/02/2011

Gasoline pump. (Credit: Miguel Gutierrez/Getty Images)

No Gas At 4 Tollway Oases

If your gas gauge is edging toward empty and you plan to jump on an Illinois toll road, you might want to gas up beforehand.

WBBM Newsradio–03/23/2011

Anastasia Hinchsliff fuels her SUV at a gas station in Chicago, Illinois. (Credit: John Gress/Getty Images)

Police: Gas Siphoning On The Rise

Here is something to think about the next time you’re draining your wallet to pay to fill up your gas tank – could someone steal your gas?

WBBM Newsradio–03/10/2011

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