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There Is Some Fine Print When Returning Christmas Gifts

Remember, the clock starts ticking from when the item is bought—not when you unwrap it.


Wide receiver Devin Hester #17 of the Atlanta Falcons celebrates a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during a game at the Georgia Dome on September 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Hester Breaks NFL Record For TD Returns

The former Chicago Bear has set an NFL record with his 20th return for a touchdown, breaking the mark he shared with Deion Sanders.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2014

Hotels are seen on the beach in Cabo San Lucas, Baja California state, Mexico. (Credit: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Travelers Describe ‘Chaos’ Of Storm-Damaged Cabo

(CBS) – A Tinley Park woman and her fiancé are finally home after struggling to get out of the storm-ravaged region. Matt Krivos and Tiffany Narwick, who are engaged, described their time stuck in Cabo, […]


Ozzie Guillen.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Levine: Ozzie’s Comments About Returning Are Met With Polite Indifference

Ozzie Guillen was quoted in the Chicago Sun-Times on Wednesday stating that when Robin Ventura was finished managing the team he would be interested in returning.


National Guard Members Return From Afghanistan

Twelve men were greeted with hugs and some tears.


This is the first photo of Sen. Mark Kirk since he suffered a stroke in January. (Credit: Rehabilitation Institute Of Chicago)

Sen. Kirk Pays First Visit To Office Since Stroke

The Illinois Republican spent about a half-hour meeting with aides on Thursday in advance of his anticipated return to work when the new Congress convenes on Jan. 3.


Derrick Rose.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Could Return Sooner Than Expected To Bulls, Report Suggests

Derrick Rose’s highly anticipated return to the Chicago Bulls could happen sooner than expected, the Sun-Times is reporting.


ComEd crews from the Chicago area return this week from duty on the Northeast Coast. (CBS)

ComEd Crews Return From Sandy Storm-Repair Duty

A ComEd spokesman said all of the crews have returned safely and that damage to the utility’s vehicles was minimal, even though some of the crews were dispatched to points in Maryland and Pennsylvania ahead of the storms, expecting the worst.



Navigate Tricky Gift Return Policies After The Holidays

The holiday season has arrived and with it the efforts to find the perfect gifts for loved ones. As the hunt for gifts gets going, so does the dread of returning the thoughtful presents that are just not the right fit. Follow these tips to get through the season of returns.


Ald. Sandi Jackson discusses her husband U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s treatment for depression and gastrointestinal issues. (Credit: CBS)

Sandi Jackson: Jesse Jr.’s Taking Recovery ‘One Day At A Time’

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.’s wife said Thursday she expects her husband to return to work after he completes his treatment for depression and gastrointestinal issues at the Mayo Clinic, but gave no timetable for when that would happen.


Rev. Daniel Mallette

Priest Celebrates Mass, Gives Out Gifts For First Time Since Beating

For the first time since the Rev. Daniel Mallette was brutally beaten by two robbers, the 80-year-old priest is appearing in public and giving out gifts to children at his parish school.

CBS Chicago–12/20/2011

Pitcher Carlos Zambrano of the Chicago Cubs reacts after throwing a pitch that got him ejected from the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 12, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Zambrano Says He Wants To Stay With The Cubs

Carlos Zambrano wants to stay with the Cubs for the next two seasons, according to a Venezuelan publication.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

Aramis Ramirez. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Report: Aramis Ramirez Leaving Door Open To Return To Cubs

Cubs slugger and third baseman Aramis Ramirez said last month that he was “ready to move on,” but now, he is leaving the door open to return.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

Members from the Forward Support Company, 863rd Engineering Battalion out of Darien are honored Thursday in Joliet, Ill. (CBS)

Soldiers Return Home From Afghanistan

Some area soldiers know they are lucky to return from Afghanistan because not all of their friends made it back alive, CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.



Sizzler Planning Return To Chicago Area

Back in the 1980s, Sizzler steakhouses were ubiquitous in the Chicago area, and now, the chain is planning a comeback.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2011

Dan Rutherford

Treasurer Seeks To Ease Return Of Un-Cashed Paychecks

Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford says a new state law makes it easier for people to catch up with un-cashed paychecks they may have forgotten about, or never received.

WBBM Newsradio–08/10/2011

Wounded Army Sgt. Brad Hojek received a hero's welcome in Chicago on Thursday. (CBS)

Wounded Army Ranger Returns Home To Hero’s Welcome

Sgt. Brad Hojek came home to Oak Lawn, where he’ll get some rest and relaxation before heading back to the hospital.


Jake Peavy

Peavy Set To Return To White Sox Wednesday

Jake Peavy is returning to the starting lineup for the White Sox Wednesday, 10 months after undergoing surgery on his right shoulder.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

Chicago Symphony Orchestra conductor Ricardo Muti

Muti To Return To CSO Next Season

Chicago Symphony Orchestra music director Riccardo Muti is out of the hospital and in fact, preparing to take the orchestra on the road next season.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2011