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The drink 5-Hour Energy is viewed for sale at a grocery store on November 15, 2012 in New York City. The federal government and the New York Attorney General's office have announced that they are investigating the popular energy drink after the Food and Drug Administration received claims that 5-Hour Energy has over the past four years led to 13 deaths and 33 hospitalizations. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

City Council Holds Hearing On Banning Energy Drinks

A proposal to end or limit the sales of some energy drinks in Chicago has been the subject of a contentious hearing before a city council committee, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

03/05/2013

During a dry run, a "Flugtag" vehicle gets pushed into Lake Michigan. (CBS)

Red Bull ‘Flugtag’ Event Called Off

Organizers have called off the Red Bull Flugtag event, in which handmade gliders plummet into Lake Michigan, due to what they have termed “unsafe marine conditions.”

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

During a dry run, a "Flugtag" vehicle gets pushed into Lake Michigan. (CBS)

Low Lake Level Could Sabotage Full ‘Flugtag’ Event

In the annual Flutag, dozens of daring divers in their handcrafted devices take a flying leap off a platform 30 feet in the sky.

09/07/2012