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Reddit Upheaval Leads To Shutdown Of Popular Chicago Site

A popular local Internet site has gone dark, at least for the time being.


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Can You Tell Where This Historic Chicago Photo Was Taken?

The folks here at CBS Chicago love a good historical mystery.


New Trier High School

New Trier Hosting Screening Of Documentary On Reddit Co-Founder Aaron Swartz

A documentary about a Highland Park man who co-founded Reddit will be playing Sunday at New Trier High School, reports WBBM’s Mariam Sobh.


Family Selfie

Dad Takes Most Embarrassing Family Selfie: Why Do They Do That?

What is it about dads and their need to embarrass their family?


Hot dogs are now available with pastrami bacon at U.S. Cellular Field. (Adam Hoge/

Case Closed: Can You Put Ketchup On A Hot Dog In Chicago?

Upon entering the airspace of Chicago, conventional wisdom has instructed us that one cannot put ketchup on a hot dog.


Michigan Wolverines. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

View: Map Of Most Hated College Football Teams By State

The state of Illinois has a beef with the Michigan Wolverines.

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Graphic: How People REALLY View Illinois

How do people actually view the Land of Lincoln?


Microsoft founder Bill Gates' home lines the banks of Lake Washington, shown here on May 30, 2001, in Seattle. Despite 37,000 square feet of living space in the home, Gates applied to his local planning council for permission to expand the house, seeking to add an additional child's bedroom, among other changes. At the time, Gates and his wife Melinda were expecting their third child. Before the renovation, the home had 24 bathrooms and six kitchens, but only four bedrooms. (Credit: Dan Callister/Newsmakers/Getty Images)

This Just In: Bill Gates Does The Dishes

Bill Gates does the dishes.


A prom scene from "Napoleon Dynamite."

Looking For Prom Date, Boy Takes To Reddit For Help

Traditionally, boy meets girl, boy asks girl to prom, she says yes and they have either a miserable or magical evening.


A breakdown of what it takes to get a snow day in the United States. (Credit: Reddit)

How Much Snow Does It Take To Close Schools?

Chicago rarely gets snow days. What does it take for the rest of the country to give kids a snow day?