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Rayvonte Rice #24 of the Illinois Fighting Illini drives to the basket against the Iowa Hawkeyes during the first half of the game at State Farm Center on February 1, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

No. 15 Iowa Weathers Illini Comeback For 81-74 Win

Gabriel Olaseni had 15 points and 12 rebounds and No. 15 Iowa overcame Illinois’ furious comeback to pull out an 81-74 victory Saturday night.

02/01/2014

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Northwestern Falls To No. 10 Iowa 76-50

Roy Devyn Marble scored 14 points and No. 10 Iowa never trailed, beating Northwestern 76-50 on Saturday.

01/25/2014

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Iowa Routs Northwestern 93-67

Aaron White had 18 points and 10 rebounds, Melsahn Basabe added 16 points with 10 boards and No. 20 Iowa routed Northwestern 93-67 Thursday night.

01/09/2014

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Illinois 1 Of 6 States To Get Veterans Jobs Program

Illinois is one of six states chosen for a special program to help military veterans make the transition to civilian job.

10/15/2013

A fuel pipeline carrying a mixture of ethane and propane exploded beneath a cornfield in Whiteside County, Ill. on Aug. 13, 2013. (Credit: YouTube)

No Injuries In Fuel Pipeline Explosion Near Iowa Border

A fuel pipeline exploded beneath a western Illinois cornfield, sending flames hundreds of feet into the sky and leaving a 15-foot-deep crater.

08/13/2013

Brandie Rendell and her boyfriend James Gibson. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Area Civil Rights Group Investigating Iowa Police Brutality Claim

A Chicago civil rights organization is investigating claims that a mother was unjustly beaten by police officers in Davenport Iowa after she was caught shoplifting.

08/05/2013

A 'ghost player' in a vintage Chicago White Sox baseball uniform emerges from a cornfield as he re-enacts the scene at the baseball field created for the motion picture 'Field of Dreams' on August 25, 1991 in Dyersville, Iowa. Rita and Al Ameskamp who, with Don and Becky Lansing, co-own the site have turned the cornfields and baseball diamond into a summertime tourist attraction, including 'ghost player' reenactments. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

‘Field Of Dreams’ Turned To Reality

CBS 2′s Roseanne Tellez has an update on the local woman who bought that magical baseball diamond and brought back a popular tradition born in an Iowa cornfield.

07/19/2013

Steve Alford.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Alford ‘Apology’ Just Another Insult

Something odd must have occurred in the last nine days, because this contrition was nonexistent at Alford’s introductory press conference April 2.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2013

Steve Alford.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Alford Already Lying At UCLA

He can change the team colors of his shirt and tie, but Steve Alford’s reptilian scales will always lie underneath.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2013

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No. 8 Michigan State Beats Iowa At B10 Tournament

CHICAGO (AP) — Adreian Payne had 18 points and 10 rebounds, leading No. 8 Michigan State to a rugged 59-56 victory over Iowa in the Big Ten quarterfinals on Friday night. Keith Appling and Gary Harris […]

03/15/2013

Eric May #25 of the Iowa Hawkeyes is fouled by Dave Sobolewski #3 of the Northwestern Wildcats during a first round game of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at the United Center on March 14, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Iowa Tops Northwestern 73-59 In Big 10 Tournament

Devyn Marble scored 19 points to help Iowa hold on for an important 73-59 victory over Northwestern in the first round of the Big Ten tournament on Thursday night.

03/14/2013

John Groce. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Marble Leads Iowa Past Illinois For 63-55 Victory

Devyn Marble scored 21 points and Iowa beat Illinois 63-55 on Tuesday night for its fifth win in seven games.

03/05/2013

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Iowa Beats Northwestern 71-57

Devyn Marble broke a lengthy slump with 21 points and Iowa beat Northwestern 71-57 on Saturday to snap a two-game losing streak.

02/09/2013

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Iowa Defeats Northwestern 70-50

Aaron White led a balanced attack with 17 points as Iowa snapped a 3-game Big Ten losing streak with a 70-50 victory over Northwestern on Sunday afternoon.

01/13/2013

A 'ghost player' in a vintage Chicago White Sox baseball uniform emerges from a cornfield as he re-enacts the scene at the baseball field created for the motion picture 'Field of Dreams' on August 25, 1991 in Dyersville, Iowa. Rita and Al Ameskamp who, with Don and Becky Lansing, co-own the site have turned the cornfields and baseball diamond into a summertime tourist attraction, including 'ghost player' reenactments. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Chicago-Area Couple Buys ‘Field Of Dreams’ Location

The Stillman family of Oak Lawn has their own dream: turn the famous baseball film location into a tournament site. CBS 2′s Roseanne Tellez reports.

01/03/2013

Edgardo Rodriguez-Sanchez, 20, and Jesus Rubio, 25, have been charged with transporting meth. (DuPage County Sheriff's Office)

Naperville Meth Trafficking Suspects Held On $1M Bond

Two Iowa men accused of transporting nearly 10,000 grams of methamphetamine through DuPage County were ordered held on $1 million cash bond Wednesday.

10/24/2012

Derrick Chaney (Credit: Aurora Police)

Aurora Man Charged With Raping Woman He Met Online; Cops Seek Other Victims

A case of online dating has turned into a massive sex assault investigation.

CBS 2–10/02/2012

B.J. Lowery #19 (L) and Christian Kirksey #20 of the Iowa Hawkeyes tackle Jamal Womble #5 of the Northern Illinois Huskies at Soldier Field on September 1, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bullock TD Gives Iowa 18-17 Win Over NIU

Leading for most of the game, Northern Illinois gave Iowa all it could handle. It just wasn’t quite enough.

09/01/2012

President Obama

Obama To Move On From Chicago As He Fills Campaign War Chest

President Barack Obama is still behind Republican opponent Mitt Romney when it comes to filling his war chest with campaign cash.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa

Before Saturday’s race, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. had won the last three races at Iowa Speedway. Even when his engine blew and he was wrecking with teammate Carl Edwards, he still came to the checkered flag first to keep his wining streak alive.

08/06/2012

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