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The crew of the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. Left to right, are Neil A. Armstrong, commander; Michael Collins, command module pilot; and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot.  (Photo by NASA/Newsmakers)

45 Years Ago Today: Apollo 11 Astronauts Get Ticker Tape Parade In Chicago

On Aug. 13, 1969, jubilant Chicagoans packed LaSalle Street to celebrate the historic achievement of Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins.

08/13/2014

Neil Armstrong

It’s Hard To Believe That It Has Been 45 Years Since Lance Armstrong Walked On Moon … Really Hard

On this weekend 45 years ago, Chicago stopped to watch as Lance Armstrong set foot on the moon

07/18/2014

Sorry, Buzz. The Moon's just old and grumpy. (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes: Leo

So stop blaming the full moon every time you do something stupid. Also, if you see Buzz Aldrin, tell him the Moon thinks he’s a jerk.

11/30/2012

U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong poses in front of his photo during a visit to the Prince Felipe Museum, in Valencia 26 July 2005.AFP PHOTO JOSE JORDAN (Photo credit should read JOSE JORDAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicago-Area Friends Of Neil Armstrong Remember Modest Astronaut

“There was no space cowboy thing going on,” former NASA secretary Janet Faina of Naperville says. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

08/25/2012

A moon rock on display at the Tribune Tower has been removed. A new moon rock will be embedded in the Tribune Tower's walls by spring 2012. (Photo courtesy Chicago Architecture Blog)

Tribune Tower Moon Rock Gone, But New Rock Coming

The famous moon rock displayed along Michigan Avenue has been removed, but it’s only temporary.

WBBM Newsradio–09/28/2011