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Rising Star: Duke Senior Mason Plumlee

The Duke Blue Devils are a top-five team and will be a tough out come March because of one of the most overlooked attributes in college basketball: senior leadership. With so many talented players leaving early for NBA stardom, having a strong senior-led team isn’t as common as it used to be.

02/26/2013

This rapidly growing baby falcon is living on the roof of a Gold Coast senior high-rise. (Betty Bergstrom)

Senior High-Rise Plays Host To Baby Falcon

For decades, the falcon population in the United States dropped dramatically because of the insecticide DDT. But now there are more than 20 pairs in Illinois.

06/11/2012

The Oak Tree Towers retirement home in Downers Grove. (CBS)

Seniors At High-Rise Offered Shelter During Extended Power Outage

Authorities in the west suburb of Downers Grove offered to temporarily relocate seniors at a high-rise that lost power on Monday. CBS 2’s Kristyn Hartman reports.

07/11/2011