Los Angeles

IOC president Thomas Bach. (Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

IOC Opens Door To Joint Bids, New Sports Events

“We want to create more diversity in the candidatures,” IOC president Thomas Bach says.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2014

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Chicago Homicide Rate Saw A Large Drop In 2013, But Still Lags Behind The Nation

With a significant decrease in homicides from 2012 to 2013, it’s hard to continue calling Chicago the Murder Capital of America.

11/10/2014

IOC president Thomas Bach. (Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

Wanted: Cities Interested In Hosting 2024 Summer Olympics

The IOC might make its strict requirements more lenient after no one seems to want to host the 2022 Winter Games.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Elsa/Getty Images)

2015 NFL Draft To Be Held In Chicago

Chicago will host the big event from April 30-May 2.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: 2015 NFL Draft Scheduled For April 30-May 2

A location still hasn’t been chosen, but it’s between Chicago and Los Angeles.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2014

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Best Museums In The USA

America has many of the world’s greatest museums, some of which are free.

09/25/2014

Clippers coach Doc Rivers, left, with owner Steve Ballmer. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Doc Rivers Signs 5-Year Extension With Clippers

Rivers is under contract to stay in Los Angeles through 2019.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Jose Velgara, left, and Louis Celiz today. (photos provided by Jose Velgara)

Vietnam Vet Pals Reunite, 48 Years Later

Louis Celiz finally managed to find Jose Velgara and wrote him two weeks ago from California. The letter ended: “Give me a call if this is you.”

08/15/2014

Marilyn Jean Hartman (Credit: San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office)

Former Chicago Resident Stows Away On California Flight

Investigators in California were looking into how a former Chicago resident managed to board and stow away on a commercial airliner earlier this week.

08/07/2014

David Chereck was 15 when he was strangled in January 1992.  (Photo courtesy Cook County Sherriff)

Suspect Arrested In L.A. For 1992 Murder Of Skokie Teen

A Los Angeles man who was a suspect in the 1992 murder of 15-year-old David Chereck, from Skokie, has been arrested in connection with the case.

07/24/2014

Bears chairman George McCaskey. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

McCaskey: Never Say Never To A Chicago Super Bowl

Soldier Field’s seating capacity is a challenge, but there could be adjustments made.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

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2015 NFL Draft To Be Held In Chicago Or L.A.

“They both have tremendous bids,” commissioner Roger Goodell says.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2014

Carlos Boozer. (Getty Images)

Report: Lakers Have Won Blind Bid For Boozer

Carlos Boozer will get the chance to team up with Kobe Bryant.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

Pau Gasol. (Getty Images)

Reports: Bulls, Gasol Nearing Deal

Pau Gasol has been Chicago’s Plan B in free agency.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2014

Carmelo Anthony. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images)

As Knicks Haven’t Heard Back From Melo, Bulls Still In The Race

Everyone waits impatiently.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Nikola Mirotic, right. (Getty Images)

Report: Mirotic Will Leave Real Madrid

The Bulls are in serious talks to bring Spanish League star NIkola Mirotic to Chicago.

CBS Chicago–07/04/2014

Carmelo Anthony. (Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images)

Report: Lakers, Knicks Both Offering Anthony Max Money

Carmelo Anthony’s free agent tour is moving quickly.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2014

Pau Gasol. (Getty Images)

Reports: Bulls To Meet With Pau Gasol Today

The 7-foot Gasol appears to be Chicago’s Plan B behind Carmelo Anthony.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2014

Commissioner Roger Goodell at the 2014 NFL Draft in New York City. (Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images)

Wisch: The Windy City Deserves To Feel An NFL Draft

The NFL Draft needs a change of scenery and belongs in a city that loves football.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at the 2014 NFL Draft. (Getty Images)

Report: Chicago The Favorite To Host 2015 NFL Draft

The McCormick Place is being floated as a potential venue to host the draft at.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

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