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9/11 Memorial

Chicago Firefighters Commemorate 9/11 Attacks

A number of remembrances of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks were held Tuesday morning in the Chicago area.

WBBM Newsradio–09/11/2012

Denver police and an FBI agent escort Marcus Covington off a JetBlue flight from New York to L.A., after Covington allegedly fondled a pregnant woman, and refused a flight attendant's request to stay seated. (Photo courtesy: Yoram Kohanzadeh)

Chicago Man Accused Of Groping Pregnant Woman On JetBlue Flight

A Chicago man was facing federal charges on Tuesday, after allegedly groping a pregnant woman, spitting on police, and threatening a flight attendant on board a JetBlue flight from New York to Los Angeles.

08/21/2012

The Onion

Lt. Gov. Simon Declares ‘The Onion Day’ In Honor Of Newspaper’s Move

The very name “Chicago” is believed to be derived from a Potawatomie word for wild onions, and now perhaps the wildest of those onions – the one of the satirical newspaper variety, that is – calls Chicago home.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

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Should Hospitals Lock Up Baby Formula To Promote Breast Feeding?

While hospitals in Illinois are now required to take more steps to encourage mothers to breast-feed their newborns, New York is taking the additional measure of locking up hospitals’ stockpile of infant formula.

07/30/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks (Credit: CBS)

Pastor Stepping Off On Cross-Country Trek To Raise Awareness On Gun Violence

The Rev. Corey Brooks is set to step off on his cross-country walk to raise gun violence awareness, and raise money to build a new community center on Chicago’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012

Derek Jeter. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rumor: Steinbrenners To Sell Yankees?

This is simply a rumor, but there is speculation in New York that the Steinbrenners could sell the New York Yankees.

05/24/2012

One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center To Supplant Willis Tower As Nation’s Tallest Building

Depending on how you figure, the Willis Tower could be about to lose bragging rights as the nation’s tallest building once the skyscraper at New York’s Ground Zero is completed.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks (Credit: CBS)

Pastor Who Camped Out On Roof Plans Anti-Violence Trek

A Chicago pastor who camped on the roof of an abandoned motel says lacing up his sneakers is part of a new plan to address gun violence.

04/22/2012

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Where Would You Rather Vacation?

04/07/2012

Redinel Dervishaj

Suspect In New York Restaurant Murder Caught In Palos Hills

A fugitive has been arrested in Palos Hills, after allegedly stabbing and killing a man who was out celebrating his engagement in the New York borough of Staten Island this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2012

Occupy Chicago Activists March To City Hall

Occupy Chicago Protesters Rally Against Arrests In New York, St. Louis

A small group of Occupy Chicago activists marched through downtown Chicago Sunday night, in a hastily-called march to protest the arrest of their fellow demonstrators at gatherings in St. Louis and New York City over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2012

Brandon Marshall

Report Claims Brandon Marshall ‘Slugged’ Woman In Nightclub Brawl

The day after the Bears acquired wide receiver Brandon Marshall from the Miami Dolphins, reports have surfaced that he “slugged” a woman at a New York nightclub.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2012

A Jet Blue flight from Boston to Chicago was diverted to Buffalo, N.Y., on March 12, 2012, due to a bomb threat. Authorities later determined the threat was not genuine and was tied to a domestic dispute, and the flight was cleared to resume to Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Flight To Chicago Diverted Over Bomb Threat Hoax

A flight from Boston to Chicago was diverted to Buffalo, N.Y., Monday morning, after authorities received a bomb threat that turned out to be a hoax tied to a domestic dispute.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

Rosie O'Donnell, left, and Oprah Winfrey speak to the media after the unveiling of a new sign outside Harpo Studios welcoming "The Rosie Show," to the studio Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, in Chicago. "The Rosie Show" premieres Monday, Oct. 10 on the Oprah Winfrey Network and will be filmed at the former home of "The Oprah Winfrey Show." (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Reports: Rosie O’Donnell Moving Talk Show To New York

First Oprah Winfrey, now Rosie O’Donnell. Less than a year after launching her talk show on Winfrey’s OWN Network, and taking up shop in Winfrey’s Harpo Studios in the West Loop, O’Donnell appears to be moving her show to New York.

CBS 2–03/07/2012

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Broadway Director Returns To Chicago For Goodman Production

It will be a homecoming for an acclaimed director next September, when Chicago’s Goodman Theatre opens its new season.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2012

Rochester Plane

Plane From Chicago Skids Off Runway In Rochester, N.Y.

Passengers were alarmed Wednesday night when a flight from Chicago to Rochester, N.Y., skidded off the runway as tit landed.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2012

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From Chumps To Champs: Giants Cap Stunning Season With Super Bowl Title

Beset by injuries, the Giants were counted out before the season even began. At 7-7, they seemed doomed to narrowly miss the playoffs. Forget about all of that now. Get ready for a parade, New York.

02/06/2012

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WATCH: Jubilant Giants Sing ‘I Got A Ring!’ On Flight Home From Indy

Sure, the Giants’ victory parade down the Canyon of Heroes is still a day away. But can you blame them for starting the celebration early?

02/06/2012

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USA Today’s Highest Rated Super Bowl Ads

Here are the 20 highest-ranking Super Bowl ads, as measured on USA Today’s Ad Meter.

02/06/2012

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Gisele Consoles Brady, Rips Bleepin’ Patriots Receivers After Loss

“My husband cannot (bleeping) throw the ball and catch the ball at the same time,” Tom Brady’s supermodel wife snapped after the game.

02/06/2012

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