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This month-old Peregrine falcon fell to the ground in the Loop, apparently during its first flight. It was taken to the Field Museum, where bird experts determined it was healthy enough to return to its family's nest. (Credit: Field Museum)

Baby Falcon Back In Its Nest After Fall During First Flight In Loop

A young Peregrine falcon was back in the family nest on Thursday, a day after falling to the ground in the Loop, apparently while learning to fly.


Fall Between 'L' Cars

Man Hurt After Falling Between ‘L’ Train Cars Downtown

A man was hurt Monday evening when he stumbled and fell between two train cars on the Loop ‘L.’

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012

Granville Red Line Stop

CTA Construction Means More Delays, Station Closings

Construction work means delays and station closings for CTA ‘L’ riders in the Loop and at one north side Red Line station.


Belden Deli

2 Belden Delis In Legal Spat Over Classic Chicago Restaurant Name

For many years, the Belden Deli was just a memory of an earlier time in Chicago, but now, a legal dispute is brewing between two restaurants that are both using the name.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012

A military official holds a NATO flag on April 4, 2009 during the NATO summit in Strasbourg, eastern France. (MICHAEL URBAN/AFP/Getty Images)

NATO Parking Restrictions Begin, Security To Tighten Over The Week

Parking restrictions and other security measures for the NATO summit next Sunday have already started going into effect.

CBS 2–05/13/2012

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Many Downtown Colleges Canceling Classes During NATO Summit

Thousands of Chicago college students will get a real-life lesson in tight security during the NATO summit in less than two weeks. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports some students will be locked out of their downtown campuses during the summit.

CBS 2–05/07/2012


ATM Stolen From Downtown Garage

Chicago Police say some bold thieves made their own cash dash Monday morning downtown.

WBBM Newsradio–04/30/2012

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA To Begin Reconstruction Of Loop Tracks This Weekend

CTA Brown, Orange and Pink Line riders are in for delays and reroutes this weekend, as the CTA begins the latest phase of track reconstruction on the Loop elevated train tracks.


Loop 'L'

CTA To Refurbish Loop ‘L’ Tracks

The Chicago Transit Authority ‘L’ tracks are getting a makeover in the Loop.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

The Loop headquarters of GrubHub. (Credit: CBS)

GrubHub To Move Headquarters Into Loop

Chicago-based GrubHub is moving its headquarters from the city’s Near Northwest Side to the heart of the Loop.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012

Police tape blocks the entrance to a Citibank branch at 69 W. Washington St. as Chicago police investigate a robbery on March 12, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Citibank Branch Robbed In The Loop

A Citibank branch in the Loop was robbed Monday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

The FBI has released this photo of the man who robbed the Chicago Community Bank branch on 52 E. Lake St. on Thursday. (Credit: FBI)

Loop Bank Branch Robbed For Sixth Time

A Loop bank branch that has been the target of several robberies was hit again Thursday morning by a man wearing a construction vest and scarf, police said.


New Walgreens

Upscale Walgreens Store Opening To The Public

The new, upscale Walgreens store at State and Randolph streets is opening to the public Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012

A first-of-its-kind Walgreens store on State Street will open on Jan. 10, 2012. The two-story store will have a sushi chef, smoothie bar, manicures and other high-end services and groceries, in addition to traditional drug store items and services. (Credit: CBS)

Walgreens Unveils Grand, Upscale Store Downtown

A Walgreens unlike any you have ever seen will open Tuesday in the Loop.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

(CBS File Photo)

2 Cops Hurt In Loop Crash

Two police officers were injured Sunday afternoon in a traffic accident in the Loop.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2012

Christopher Dunn, 20, is charged with attempted robbery and battery for trying to steal an iPhone from a CTA passenger and then hiding in a downtown bar. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

No Bond For Man Found Hiding In Bar After Failed iPhone Theft

A South Side man was ordered held without bond after being caught hiding in a Loop tavern after unsuccessfully trying to nab an iPhone from a CTA customer early Saturday.


CTA train (CBS file)

New ‘L’ Train Cars Blamed For Loop Breakdown

The Chicago Transit Authority is having a few teething problems with its newest ‘L’ cars.

WBBM Newsradio–12/15/2011

Photo Credit: Amanda Look

Citizen Scene Spotter: Chicago’s Holiday Scene

Part of being a true Chicagoan is the ability to survive a frigid winter. Not only a frigid winter, but a very, very long, frigid winter. As the temperature dips below zero, sometimes our spirits go with it. One way to beat the winter blues is to take advantage of Chicago’s upbeat bar scene…


Passengers wait for a CTA L train. (Credit: Karen Rariden/CBS 2)

Loop CTA Trains Back To Normal After Switching Problem

Normal operations on four Loop L lines have resumed Thursday afternoon after switching problems caused some delays earlier.


Authorities suspect the same man robbed the Chicago Community Bank Branch at 52 E. Lake St. in Chicago on Aug. 12, 2011 (pictured at left) and again on Sept. 30, 2011 (pictured at right). The suspect is also believed to be responsible for a third robbery of the same bank on Sept. 6, 2011.  The same man robbed the bank again on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2011. (Credit: FBI)

Suspect Arrested For Robbing Same Bank 4 Times

A 57-year-old man has been charged with robbing a Loop bank in September and is suspected of robbing the same bank at least three other times since August.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011