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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

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.

04/18/2012

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.

03/01/2012

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

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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.

12/26/2011

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…

12/08/2011

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.

11/24/2011

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

State Street Carjacking

Man Attacked, Carjacked In Loop

Police are searching for the carjackers who stole a car in the Loop early Wednesday morning.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

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)

Man Suspected In 3 Robberies In 2 Months At Same Bank

A man who robbed a Loop bank branch on Friday is suspected of hitting the same bank at least two other times in the past two months, authorities said.

09/30/2011

Chicago Bird Collision Monitors

Collision Monitors Comb Loop To Rescue Migratory Birds

This is the season for a hardy band of volunteers who wander the dark streets of the Loop, trying to save migrating birds who’ve smacked into buildings.

WBBM Newsradio–09/14/2011

'Superman'

‘Superman’ Movie Filming Begins Downtown

Starting Wednesday, downtown Chicago is being transformed into Metropolis, and the Chicago Board of Trade and the Willis Tower reportedly will serve as the offices of the Daily Planet.

WBBM Newsradio–09/07/2011

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