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CBS Announces New Castaways Competing On “Survivor”

The Emmy Award-winning series Survivor is coming back to CBS.

08/27/2014

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‘Survivor’ Premiere and ‘Big Brother’ Finale To Each Feature 90-Minute Episodes

CBS’s Premiere Week Wednesday features an all-reality lineup that includes a big season opener and climactic finale.

08/05/2014

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“Big Bang Theory” and “The Good Wife” Lead Critics’ Choice Awards With 5 Nominations Each

CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory” and “The Good Wife” have received the most nods for the fourth annual Critics Choice Television Awards, tying with many cable networks’ offerings.

05/28/2014

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Survivor: Cagayan Season Finale, Who Will Come Out On Top?

The Survivor: Cagayan season finale airs tonight, and with only four castaways left, one will “pull one of the greatest comebacks in Survivor history.”

05/21/2014

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CBS Reveals Season Finale Airdates

Fans of CBS’ top programs should get their calendar’s ready for the season finales, and even a series finale, coming up in the next several weeks.

03/20/2014

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I-94 Pileup Survivor Praises Rescuers Who Peeled Wreckage Away

Jeff Rennell of Ada, Mich. says more than a dozen first-responders worked tirelessly for three hours in bitter cold.

01/24/2014

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February Premiere Dates Announced For “The Amazing Race” and “Survivor”

Eleven former teams return for another sprint around the globe on a special All-Star themed edition of “The Amazing Race”, while brains, brawn and beauty face off in “Survivor”, as both Emmy Award-winning series return this February.

01/15/2014

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Scheming Tyson Outlasts Competition To Win ‘Survivor’

Tyson Apostol, who made and broke alliances without ever looking back, won “Survivor: Blood Vs. Water” and the cool $1 million prize.

12/16/2013

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“Survivor” Renewed for 29th and 30th Seasons

CBS has renewed the reality competition series for two more cycles, to air during the 2014-2015 season.

12/12/2013

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Meet The New “Survivor” Castaways

CBS announced Wednesday the 20 castaways who will compete against each other on “Survivor,” when the Emmy Award-winning series returns for its 27th season.

08/21/2013

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Former Bear To Compete on Survivor

Former Bears defensive tackle Brad Culpepper survived nine seasons in the NFL. Now he’ll see if he can survivor 39 days in the game of Survivor.

670 The Score–08/21/2013

Twelve crosses are displayed June 30, 2003 behind a building at 713 Wrightwood in Chicago. On June 29, the porch behind this building collapsed during a late-night party, killing 12 people and injuring more than 50. A 13th victim died two days later. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

10 Years Later, Porch Collapse Survivor Says ‘I Cringe When I Think About This’

Ten years ago this month, 13 people died when two levels of porches full of party-goers collapsed in Lincoln Park. “I don’t remember hitting the ground,” survivor Natalie Brougham said.

WBBM Newsradio–06/14/2013

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Survivor Returns To CBS With Fans vs. Favorites Edition

Survivor is coming back to CBS this week for its 26th season and its bringing back a few familiar faces.

02/12/2013

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Virginia Tech Survivor: ‘I Really Hope This Is The Turning Point’

Garrett Evans, Chicago-born and -raised, was wounded in the Virginia Tech massacre that left 32 dead more than five years ago. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards talks with him about Newtown, Conn.

12/14/2012

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Survivor Casting Call Announced

Do you have what it takes to be the ultimate “Survivor”?

06/25/2012

Republican Presidential Hopeful Newt Gingrich Kicks Off Iowa Tour In Dubuque

Gingrich Slapped With Lawsuit For Using ‘Eye Of The Tiger’

The Chicago musician who composed the classic rock song “Eye of the Tiger” is suing Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich for using the song without permission.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

The USS Arizona Memorial, located at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii, marks the resting place of 1,102 of the 1,177 sailors killed on the USS Arizona during the Attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 by Japanese imperial forces and commemorates the events of that day. The memorial, dedicated in 1962, is visited by more than one million people annually. (Photo by Ronen Zilberman/Getty Images)

Indiana Man At Pearl Harbor To Honor Survivor Brother

A South Bend, Ind., man who served in the Marines during World War II was at Pearl Harbor Tuesday morning for ceremonies commemorating the 70th anniversary of the day that lives in infamy.

WBBM Newsradio–12/07/2011

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Holocaust Survivors Share Their Stories

The U.S. Holocaust Museum may be in Washington D.C., but an annual Chicago fundraiser has become perhaps its largest fundraiser. CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports.

11/07/2011

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Former Winfield Resident Describes Terror Of Joplin Tornado

A former Winfield resident is among the lucky survivors of the deadly tornado in Joplin, Mo.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2011

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Indiana 9/11 Survivor Relieved At Bin Laden’s Death

Osama Bin Laden’s death comes are great news to a Dyer, Ind., man, who was in the north tower of the World Trade Center when American Airlines Flight 11 hit the building on Sept. 11, 2001.

WBBM Newsradio–05/02/2011