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The new Burlington store is on State Street in Chicago. (CBS)

New Burlington Store Downtown Brings 200 Jobs Before The Holidays

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker visited and spoke with some of the new employees.

10/05/2012

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2 Stabbed, 1 Beaten Outside Division Street Bars

Two men were stabbed and another was battered early Sunday on Division near State, outside a stretch of popular bars on the Near North Side.

09/23/2012

Chad Chamberlain

Man Charged In Fight That Ended In Crash Through Macy’s Window

A Northcenter neighborhood man is in serious criminal trouble in connection with a fight in which he and another man crashed through the window of the Macy’s flagship store downtown.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

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Two Men Smash Through Window At Macy’s During Fight

Two men crashed through the window of Macy’s in the Loop on Sunday afternoon, causing one man to be hospitalized.

09/16/2012

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Suspects Sought In Red Line Robberies On South Side

Police are searching for two young men who have robbed Red Line train commuters at gunpoint on the South Side.

09/09/2012

State Street Festival

State Street Shuts Down For 6 Hours For Loop Street Festival

Cars and buses were routed off State Street downtown on Saturday, as the pavement was transformed into what has been called the “ultimate playground.”

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

One of four cars involved in a crash at State and Monroe streets in the Loop on Sept. 4, 2012. Six people were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Six Hurt In Four-Car Crash In Loop

Six people were sent to local hospitals Tuesday afternoon, following a four-car crash in the Loop.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2012

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Police Shoot 2 Suspects In Separate Overnight Incidents; 1 Killed

Chicago Police officers shot and wounded two suspects in separate incidents on the South Side overnight – bringing the total to six police-involved shootings in Chicago in about the past 10 days.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2012

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20 Juveniles, 4 Adults Arrested In Gold Coast Ruckus

About 20 juveniles and four adults were arrested after police responded to reports of people being pushed in the Gold Coast Saturday.

08/26/2012

Makayla Dameron

Girl, 3, Struck And Killed By Truck In Roseland

Makayla Dameron was just 3 years old, taking a walk with her mother on a late Saturday morning, when a delivery truck cut her life tragically short.

CBS 2–08/25/2012

At least one person was shot and another injured, when a white BMW was being chased and shot at by people in another vehicle in the Park Manor neighborhood on Aug. 22, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Car Chase Ends In Shooting In Park Manor Neighborhood

A car being chased and shot at crashed near a school in the Park Manor neighborhood on the South Side on Wednesday afternoon.

08/22/2012

(Courtesy: Sun-Times Media Wire)

Boater Rescues Man In Chicago River

A boater helped rescue a man in the Chicago River on Wednesday afternoon in the Loop.

08/15/2012

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Men Rob South Side 7-Eleven, Slash Clerk With Machete

Chicago Police are looking for two suspects who used a not-so-ordinary weapon during a hold-up overnight on the South Side.

WBBM Newsradio–07/10/2012

A gull, apparently overheated from the heat wave in Chicago, takes a drink from a cup of water Karen Baggot and her daughters put out for it, after they happened upon the bird at 17th and State streets while on the way to the park. (Credit: Karen Baggot)

Heat Wave Has Everyone Struggling To Keep Cool — Even The Birds

A gull, apparently overheated from the sweltering conditions, found some relief in the South Loop on Thursday, thanks to the generosity of a woman and her kids.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Woman Shot And Killed While Riding In Van On South Side

A woman was killed early Sunday on the South Side when a shooter took aim at the van she was riding in, police said.

06/17/2012

Fatal Shooting Memorial

8 Dead, 45 Wounded In Weekend Shootings, Stabbings

Another sweltering weekend brought more violence to Chicago’s streets – with eight people killed and 37 others wounded in shootings or stabbings between Friday afternoon and early Monday morning.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2012

A man operates an iPhone (Photo credit:ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Scammers Swiping Cell Phones From Downtown Diners

A new cell phone theft scam is afoot around Chicago.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012

Mob Attack Suspects

Surveillance Pictures Released In Mob Attack On CTA Red Line

Chicago Police hope surveillance pictures help lead them to one of three weekend mob attacks on people downtown.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2012

Gold Coast Mob Attack

Eight Teens Charged In Mob Attacks Over The Weekend

Eight people have been charged with mob action, after four people were hurt in at least three mob attacks in and near downtown over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2012

JROTC members march in the 2012 Memorial Day Parade on State Street. (Credit: CBS)

City Honors Troops, Veterans At Memorial Day Parade

A week ago, it was anti-war protesters. Yesterday, supporters of U.S. troops had their turn to take over the streets of downtown Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2012

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