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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland hits his tee shot on the eighth hole during the second round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club on August 8, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

McIlroy Maintains Lead At PGA Championship

Going for back-to-back major wins, Rory McIlroy birdied three of the last four holes Saturday for a 4-under 67. His three-day total is 13-under 200.

08/09/2014

Water faucet (CBS)

2 Investigators: New Study Casts Doubt On Lead Testing In Tap Water

The U.S. Department of Environmental Protection found the testing methods it requires water utilities to use nationwide systematically misses high lead levels. CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports.

11/14/2013

From now on, Illinoisans must recycle their computers -- not throw them in the trash. (CBS)

Don’t Just Toss Your Old Electronics After Opening Christmas Gifts

If you got a new TV, computer or laptop for Christmas, a new ban that takes effect next week in Illinois could affect you. CBS 2’s Susan Carlson explains that the new rules impact what you can put out in the garbage.

CBS 2–12/26/2011

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Report: Lead Levels In Water May Be Higher Than Tests Indicate

The city says the lead levels in Chicago drinking water meet federal standards – but a new report says that might not be good enough.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2011

Manuel Perez School

Pilsen Neighbors: Clean Toxic Lead At School

People in the Pilsen neighborhood are calling on the federal government to clean up toxic lead near a school.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011