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Macy’s Among Retailers Staying Open Through Christmas Eve

It’s getting down to the wire as Chicagoans try to wrap up their Christmas shopping in the next couple of days.

12/23/2013

Frango Mint Chocolate Trio. (credit: macys.com)

North Side v. South Side: At Macy’s, Same Frangos, Same Store, Different Price

The price you pay for a box of Frango mints depends on where you shop. And by that, we mean … in the same store.

12/17/2013

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3 Girls Arrested For Pepper Spray Attacks In South Loop

Police said the first attack occurred about 10:30 p.m., when a group of three girls approached a 24-year-old woman on foot, and sprayed her as she stood outside in the 1100 block of South State Street.

09/26/2013

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3 Officers Hurt In Crash While Racing To Help Sergeant In Shooting

Minutes before the 8:30 p.m. crash in the Roseland neighborhood, a Chicago police sergeant shot a man who pointed a gun at him in the 10000 block of South State Street.

09/23/2013

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Can’t Wait For Christmas? Apparently, Neither Can Macy’s

Summer’s not officially over, but on the 6th floor of Macy’s on State Street, it’s already Christmastime.

09/12/2013

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Teen Shot And Killed On South Side

The 17-year-old boy was in the back of a vehicle in the 6200 block of South State Street when a gunman pulled up alongside the vehicle and opened fire.

08/27/2013

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.

08/26/2013

One man was killed, and another was wounded, when they were shot in the 2900 block of South State Street on Aug. 10, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

1 Killed, 1 Wounded In Bronzeville Shooting

Police said the men were shot around 6:15 p.m. in the 2900 block of South State Street.

08/11/2013

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

4 Dead, 22 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Saturday night in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood, when two men were shot about 10:10 p.m. in the 1000 block of North St. Louis Avenue, police said.

08/11/2013

A West Pullman homeowner stabbed and killed an intruder who had broken into his garage overnight. (Credit: CBS)

Homeowner Kills Intruder In West Pullman

An intruder attacked the homeowner with a hammer in the man’s garage, and the homeowner stabbed the burglar with a knife.

08/08/2013

A CTA Red Line train pulls into the Cermak/Chinatown stop. (Credit: CBS)

Man Struck, Killed By CTA Red Line Train

The CTA Red Line was shut down Sunday night after a man was struck and killed by a train near the State and Grand station, authorities said.

07/22/2013

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Gangs, Weather, Reluctant Witnesses Drive Holiday Weekend Bloodshed

This year’s Independence Day celebration, for many Chicagoans a four-day respite in the land of the free, was for others an ordeal in a killing field.

07/08/2013

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Police Shoot, Kill Man In Washington Park Neighborhood

A man said to be in his late teens was critically wounded Thursday during a confrontation with police in the Washington Park neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side.

07/04/2013

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Two Women Shot In Roseland

Two women were wounded by gunfire Monday during a drive-by shooting in the South Side Roseland neighborhood.

07/02/2013

Police officers Theresa Pietrusiewicz Anthony Nicpon. (Credit: CBS)

Bike Cops Thwart Downtown Cell Phone Theft

A would-be cell phone bandit took a woman for “easy prey” Tuesday. Police say he knocked a woman using a crutch to the ground and swiped her cell phone in broad daylight.

06/20/2013

Clayton Jones is accused of knocking over a woman on crutches and stealing her cell phone in the Loop. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Bike Cops Nab Thief Who Knocked Over Woman On Crutches

Clayton Jones, 23, was arrested by Chicago bicycle police after a concerned citizen flagged officers down following the robbery in the 100 block of North State Street.

06/19/2013

Heroin

Man Faces Drug Charges After Friend Found Locked In Starbucks Restroom

A 21-year-old man was taken to the hospital Monday after he was found locked in the bathroom of a Geneva Starbucks, surrounded by packets of suspected heroin and a hypodermic needle. A friend was later charged after apparently trying to hide the drugs from police.

06/13/2013

Pedestrians walk diagonally across the intersection of State Street and Jackson Boulevard, where a so-called "pedestrian scramble" or "Barnes Dance" allows them to legally cross diagonally. The concept also allows cars to turn without having to wait for pedestrians to cross when cars have a green light. (Credit: CBS)

Loop Intersection Gets ‘Barnes Dance’ In Effort To Reduce Congestion

A busy Loop intersection became home to a new experiment to allow pedestrians to legally cross the street diagonally, while cars will no longer have to worry about pedestrians in the crosswalk while trying to make a turn.

CBS 2–05/31/2013

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Two Shot Near Roosevelt CTA Station

Around 11:10 a.m., a 57-year-old man and a 30-year-old man were shot in the 1100 block of South State Street.

05/24/2013

Red Line Train

CTA Red Line Back To Normal After Subway Rubbish Fire

Red Line trains were rerouted Monday afternoon because of a small rubbish fire in a Loop subway, but normal service resumed prior to the evening rush.

04/15/2013

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