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Mayor Rahm Emanuel laughs as the crowd at the Chicago Blackhawks victory rally boos the mention of his name. (Credit: CBS)

Blackhawks Fans Boo Mayor Emanuel At Stanley Cup Rally

Mayor Rahm Emanuel was soundly booed Thursday at the Blackhawks’ championship rally, and he didn’t have to say a word do draw fans’ ire.

06/18/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Kimmo Timonen kisses the Stanley Cup after being introduced at the team's victory rally at Soldier Field. Timonen is retiring after winning his first Stanley Cup at age 40. (Credit: CBS)

Blackhawks, Fans Celebrate Stanley Cup: ‘Let’s Do Four’

Blackhawks owner Rocky Wirtz spoke for all of Chicago on Thursday when he said celebrating a Stanley Cup championship will never get old, no matter how many times the team pulls off the feat.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Blackhawks fans wait on the concourse at Soldier Field, until rain passes ahead of Thursday morning's victory rally. (Credit: CBS)

Rain Doesn’t Dampen Fans’ Spirits Ahead Of Blackhawks Parade And Rally

Blackhawks fans clearly didn’t mind getting a bit wet Thursday morning, for a chance to see the Stanley Cup champions parade through downtown Chicago, ahead of a victory rally at Soldier Field.

06/18/2015

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Rain Expected Ahead Of Of Blackhawks Parade; Scattered Storms Possible For Rally

As Blackhawks fans flock downtown for the big Stanley Cup victory party, they’ll want to keep some rain gear handy, as heavy rain was bearing down on the city just ahead of the parade downtown.

06/18/2015

Blackhawks fans cross the Jackson Street bridge over the Chicago River, on their way to the parade route for the Blackhawks official victory parade and rally on Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Blackhawks Fans Head Downtown Early To Line Up For Parade

Thousands of Blackhawks fans will be lining the streets to cheer for their hockey heroes on Thursday, and some just couldn’t wait to get a front row seat for the Stanley Cup victory parade.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

The Blackhawks pose for a photo after winning the Stanley Cup following a 2-0 win against the Lightning in Game 6. (Getty Images)

Chicago Blackhawks Parade Route Expanded By City

The parade will now start at Washington and Racine.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2015

Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane carries the Stanley Cup to the pitchers mound before the game between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians on June 16,  2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Rally Tickets Sell Out Fast

Free tickets to the Blackhawks rally at Soldier Field were gobbled up in short order Wednesday afternoon, leaving lots of disappointed fans out in the cold.

06/17/2015

Blackhawks fans at the 2013 Stanley Cup victory parade. (Getty Images)

Chicago Blackhawks Parade Thursday In Loop, Rally At Soldier Field

Fans can celebrate the 2015 Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks beginning at 10 a.m. on Thursday with a parade followed by a rally at Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

BOSTON, MA - FEBRUARY 04: Fans camp out at the finish line of the Boston Marathon before the New England Patriots Super Bowl victory parade on February 4, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Getty Images)

Three Awesome Moments From The Patriots’ Super Bowl Parade

The record snowfall that hit the Boston area kept the festivities on ice for an extra day but Patriots fans came out in droves to celebrate their fourth Super Bowl title of the Bill Belichick and Tom Brady era.

02/04/2015

Magnificent Mile Lights Fest . (Credit: CBS)

Magnificent Mile Lights Fest Marks 23rd Year

With the milder temperatures, it was the perfect night for a parade and the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival didn’t disappoint.

11/23/2014

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Taylor Swift To Perform On CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade Broadcast

It’s about to be a very Taylor Thanksgiving.

11/11/2014

Jackie Robinson West coach Darold Butler addresses the crowd at Millennium Park, at a rally to celebrate the team's national title in the Little League World Series. (Credit: CBS)

Jackie Robinson West Players To Chicago: “Thank You, We Love You”

The Jackie Robinson West Little League team was the toast of the town on Wednesday, as thousands of fans lined South Side streets and packed into Millennium Park to salute the national championship players and coaches who were the darlings of the Little League World Series.

08/27/2014

Jackie Robinson West players and coaches hold the 2005 White Sox World Series trophy while visiting U.S. Cellular Field during the parade celebrating their Little League World Series national title. (Credit: CBS)

JRW Players Hoist World Series Trophy; Also Get Trip To Disney World

Jackie Robinson West players got a couple nice surprises on Wednesday as the city saluted the Little League World Series national champions.

08/27/2014

The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars, from Chicago, celebrate following their 7-5 win over Las Vegas during the United States championship game of the Little League World Series at Lamade Stadium on Aug. 23, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pa.  (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Chicago Going All Out To Honor Jackie Robinson West

On Wednesday, the national champion Jackie Robinson West All-Stars will be the toast of the town, as the city hosts two rallies and a parade through the South Side to celebrate the team’s success in the Little League World Series.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

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10 Things You Need to Know About US Baseball Champions Jackie Robinson West

by Wendy Widom CHICAGO (CBS) – The Jackie Robinson West All Stars have inspired a city and a nation with their performance in the 2014 Little League World Series. Despite losing in the final round to South […]

08/25/2014

The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars, from Chicago, celebrate following their 7-5 win over Las Vegas during the United States championship game of the Little League World Series at Lamade Stadium on Aug. 23, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pa.  (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

City Sets Parade Route, Rally Locations For Jackie Robinson West

The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars captured the hearts of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2014

A float in the 4th of July parade in northwest suburban Arlington Heights. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Area Shows Its Patriotic Spirit For 4th Of July

A sunny morning made the perfect start for the July 4th weekend; and an ideal day for parades, picnics, and barbecues before the night’s fireworks.

07/04/2014

Fourth Of July Parade-Watching Gets Cutthroat In Evanston

It’s dibs, suburban style — and just as serious as dibs in certain Chicago neighborhoods after a big snowstorm.

07/03/2014

Glenn Schumacher (DuPage County Sheriff)

Police: Man Made Bomb Threat Against Elmhurst Parade

Authorities say Glenn Schumacher, 58, posted a comment on a website that said he was going to place pressure cooker bombs to resolve traffic issues at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

03/13/2014

Lady Antebellum (Roger Kisby/Getty Images)

Lady Antebellum to Perform During Thanksgiving Day Parade On CBS

Lady Antebellum will be joining forces with a slew of Broadway casts during The Thanksgiving Day Parade On CBS on Nov. 28.

11/13/2013

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