San Francisco

Bears defensive end Jared Allen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ostrowski: Why Vegas Isn’t As Bullish On Bears As Average Joes Are

Turns out, Midwesterners love betting on their favorite teams. Three bookmakers explain.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

Michael Sam. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cowboys Sign Michael Sam To Practice Squad

Sam gets another chance after being cut by the Rams, who drafted him.

CBS Chicago–09/03/2014

A Cubs grounds crew member pushes water off the infield after a tarp malfunction caused the infield to get soaked in Tuesday's game against the Giants. After a protest by San Francisco, the game will be resumed in the fifth inning Thursday afternoon. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Grounds Crew Numbers Add Up For Cubs

With rain in today’s forecast, the Cubs have a bigger crew on hand than Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

Cubs grounds crew members worked on Wrigley Field on Tuesday night to no avail. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Had Smaller Grounds Crew Staff Than Usual On Night Of Tarp Debacle

For their part, the Cubs are disputing any staffing issues.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

In an Aug. 13 game, Gregor Blanco of the San Francisco Giants was originally ruled out but upon video review called safe on this play because White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers blocked the plate. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Levine: Essence Of The Game Ignored In Home Plate Rules

Rule 7.13 has everyone in baseball confused and angry.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2014

Gordon Beckham. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Beckham Better Off With Change Of Address

All signs point to Gordon Beckham’s future being outside of Chicago soon.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2014

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How To Spend A Long Weekend In San Francisco

Refer to this weekend guide to San Francisco covering some other areas not as touristy but equally entertaining.

08/12/2014

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Levine: Bonifacio Still A Cub — For Now

Emilio Bonifacio can only play the waiting game.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2014

Bikes! They're yours for the taking (please don't take them). (Photo Credit: Mason Johnson)

Chicago Police Less Willing To Curb Bike Thefts Than Some Other Cities, Internet Vigilantes

If we have to choose whether to devote resources to solving violent crimes or bike thefts, the choice is obvious. With that said, some are wondering why Chicago can’t have adequate resources devoted to both.

07/23/2014

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Have A Romantic Vacation In San Francisco

Make plans to visit San Francisco and discover why it is often called one of the most romantic destinations in the country.

07/15/2014

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Best U.S. Family-Friendly Destinations

There are many family-friendly destinations in the United States that really know how to treat families like royalty. Here are just a few that keep families in mind.

06/04/2014

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Soccer Fanatic Drives From San Francisco To Brazil For World Cup

Dutch soccer fan Ben Oude Kamphuis is more dedicated that you are.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

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Memorial Day Vacay: Best 3-Day Weekend Getaway Spots

For your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.

05/12/2014

Josh Morgan. (Getty Images)

Bears Sign WR Josh Morgan To 1-Year Deal

Morgan had 20 catches for Washington last season.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2014

Film director George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Names Task Force To Find Location For Lucas Museum

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has appointed a task force of a dozen civic leaders to find a potential location in Chicago where “Star Wars” creator George Lucas could build a new interactive art and filmmaking museum.

04/17/2014

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On Two Wheels: America’s Best Bike Destinations

There’s not much better than seeing America on a bicycle. Here are just five of the best bike destinations in America.

04/15/2014

Chicago skyline. (Getty Images)

Wisch: Is Chicago Missing An Olympic-Sized Opportunity in 2024?

There’s a growing sentiment that the Olympics are coming back to America in 2024.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2014

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Survey: Chicago Among Top 25 Travel Destinations In World

Chicago was named one of the top 25 places to visit in the world, according to a travel website survey.

04/10/2014

The Beatles in 1964. (Jim Gray/Keystone/Getty Images)

Boers: The Ballad Of Teenage Girls Screaming At The Beatles

The week long tribute to the Beatles was terrific, but it reminded Terry Boers of the screamers in the old days.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2014

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Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014

Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.

02/04/2014

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