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Pabst Blue Ribbon Bought By Russian Beverage Company

The lame jokes from Logan Square to Brooklyn will all be the same: Take that, hipsters! But does that really add anything to the fact that Pabst Brewing Company, a company that’s 170-years-old, has been bought by Russian company Oasis Beverages.

09/19/2014

A man stands next to the wreckage of the malaysian airliner carrying 295 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, in rebel-held east Ukraine, on July 17, 2014. (Photo credit: DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Aviaton Expert: Officials Will Want Answers Soon On Ukraine Plane Crash

An aviation expert from Chicago said speed is of the essence for investigators trying to determine the cause of a Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine on Thursday.

07/17/2014

Ukrainian policeman and soldiers in a tank stand guard at their newly erected checkpoint near the eastern Ukrainain city of Slavyansk on April 25, 2014. Ukraine's army on April 25 launched an operation to ensnare pro-Russia militants in the flashpoint eastern city of Slavyansk in a bid to prevent reinforcements and keep civilian casualties down, authorities said. (Photo credit: GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

After Visit To Ukraine, Quigley Urges Caution From White House

After returning from a visit to Ukraine, U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Illinois) said the smallest spark could push the nation into war with Russia.

04/25/2014

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Russia Paid $51 Billion For What Now Includes A Deserted, Depressing Olympic Village

See pictures of the Olympic Village that is now home to … nobody and nothing, it appears.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2014

An unidentified soldier mans a machine gun on a military vehicle outside a Ukrainian military base in Crimea on March 3, 2014 in Perevalne, Ukraine. Scores of heavily-armed soldiers not displaying any idenifying insignia have taken up positions outside the base and parked several dozen vehicles, mostly trucks and patrol cars, nearby. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Aldermen Urge Airlines, Cargo Carriers To Stop Flights To Russia

A group of Chicago aldermen on Wednesday urged airlines and air cargo lines operating out of O’Hare International Airport to halt all flights to Russia, until it withdraws its troops from Ukraine.

03/05/2014

Russia hockey coach Zineluta Bilyaletdinov. (Radek Mica/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian Hockey Coach Who Said ‘Eat Me Alive’ Steps Down

Russia doesn’t take hockey disappointment very well.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2014

An unidentified soldier mans a machine gun on a military vehicle outside a Ukrainian military base in Crimea on March 3, 2014 in Perevalne, Ukraine. Scores of heavily-armed soldiers not displaying any idenifying insignia have taken up positions outside the base and parked several dozen vehicles, mostly trucks and patrol cars, nearby. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Northwestern Professor Fears Russia’s ‘Appetite’ For Territory Will Grow

U.S. intelligence estimates another 5,000 Russian troops have joined the 15,000 in the Crimea since the crisis began last week. But thousands more are massed on the Russian side of the Ukraine border as Ukraine’s under-manned military mobilizes to fight a possible wider invasion.

03/03/2014

U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team athletes, Greg Shaw(L), and Declan Farmer (R) fight for the puck during a face-off drill. during practice at the Sertich Ice Arena  on February 26, 2014 in Colorado Springs. The team is practicing at the Sertich Ice Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado for two days prior to their departure for Sochi, Russia to defend their 2010 Paralympic gold medal at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.(Photo by Jason Connolly/Getty Images)

Duckworth Leading U.S. Paralympic Delegation

Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth will be heading to Russia next week, along with Americans who are competing in the Paralympic Games in Sochi.

02/28/2014

Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev. (Getty Images)

Russia Awards Cars To Its Olympic Medalists

The youngsters without a license were provided a driver as well.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2014

Russia hockey coach Zineluta Bilyaletdinov. (Radek Mica/AFP/Getty Images)

Embattled Russian Hockey Coach: ‘Eat Me Alive Right Now’

We can all agree that Russia isn’t taking its Olympic quarterfinal loss to Finland well.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Sad Russian fan. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Russia’s Hockey Failure Is Delicious

With bigoted-led Russia failing to medal in Olympic hockey, we’re all winners.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Sad Russian fan. (Getty Images)

Russians Knocked Out Of Olympic Hockey With 3-1 Loss To Finland

The 2014 Olympics were nothing but a disappointment for the hosts in hockey.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Richie Incognito. (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Please, Don’t Forget Last Week

Don’t let what’s uncomfortable simply be a disposable thought. Think about what’s important.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2014

Cam Fowler #3 of the United States celebrates after scoring a goal with James van Riemsdyk #21 and Phil Kessel #81 against Russia.   (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Bernstein: USA vs. Russia Stirs Memories, Marks Time

A family on a couch, watching the US hockey team against the Russians.

670 The Score–02/15/2014

T.J. Oshie  of the United States scores on a shootout against Sergei Bobrovski.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Zawaski: USA Defeats Russia in Shootout Thriller: What We Learned

It is impossible to argue that Team USA’s 3-2 shootout win over Russia wasn’t a fantastic sporting event, let alone hockey game.

670 The Score–02/15/2014

T.J. Oshie  of the United States scores on a shootout against Sergei Bobrovski  of Russia (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Oshie’s Shootout Goals Lead US Past Russia 3-2

T.J. Oshie scored four times in the shootout and got the winner in the eighth round, leading the United States past Russia 3-2 Saturday in the thrilling revival of a classic Olympic hockey rivalry.

02/15/2014

Russia's Andrey Drozdov (C) takes part in the Men's Curling Round Robin Session 6 match between Switzerland and Russia at the Ice Cube Curling Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 13, 2014. (DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Watch: Russian Curler Faceplants On Ice

Curling turns dangerous when you slip on the ice.

670 The Score–02/13/2014

Jonathan Quick. (Getty Images)

Team USA Hockey Crushes Slovakia, 7-1

The Americans scored six goals in a 14-minute stretch in the second period.

02/13/2014

Downtown Chicago skyline. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Wisch: Imagining The Opening Ceremony To A Chicago Olympics

Michael Jordan would have to light the torch after a tribute to the city’s diversity.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2014

Olympic rings technological mishap. (Getty Images)

Russian TV Shows Doctored Video Of Olympic Rings

Producers thought it was important to preserve the imagery of the Olympic symbols.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2014

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