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The grounds crew puts the tarp on the field during a rain delay during the fifth inning of a game between the Chicago Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates on September 5, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs-Pirates Game Suspended In 7th Inning

The teams were tied at 3 when a storm rolled through the area. With more rain in the forecast, the game was called after a delay of 1 hour, 52 minutes.

09/05/2014

Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens addresses a news conference with his wife Janay (not pictured) at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since facing felony assault charges stemming from a February incident involving Janay at an Atlantic City casino. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rice Regrets, The World Forgets

No matter what Ray Rice said yesterday, it can’t change what he did or the near-universal perception that aristocrats get more chances than we do. But Rice made one refreshing statement: His wife could do no wrong.

08/01/2014

John Maniatis (Credit: Frankfort Police)

School District Suspends, Moves To Fire Hall Of Fame Coach Over DUI Charge

Longtime Hillcrest High School girls basketball coach and social studies teacher John Maniatis has been suspended without pay, with the intent of having his employment terminated at the Country Club Hills school, school district officials decided late Thursday night.

05/02/2014

Chicago Fire Department

City Watchdog: 17 Firefighters And Paramedics Falsified Mileage Records

A group of Chicago firefighters and paramedics have been suspended for falsifying thousands of dollars’ worth of mileage records.

04/18/2014

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Police Board Rejects Deal To Suspend Chicago Cop 60 Days In Woman’s Death

The police board scrapped the deal that police Supt. Garry McCarthy had struck with Sgt. Steven Lesner. Instead, the eight-member panel of mayoral appointees has ordered a full inquiry into the events that led to Catherine Weiland’s death.

01/22/2014

Former Chicago Fraternal Order of Police President Mike Shields (Credit: CBS)

Chicago FOP President Suspended, Called ‘A Dictator’

The Illinois FOP has suspended the president of the union representing Chicago Police officers — and prohibited Mike Shields from negotiating with the city — after accusing him of violating his oath and branding him a “dictator,” the Sun-Times is reporting.

12/18/2013

Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Governor Again Suspends State Funds For Uno; Puts $15M On Hold

For the second time this year, Gov. Pat Quinn has suspended state funding to the scandal-scarred United Neighborhood Organization, the biggest charter-school operator in Illinois.

10/18/2013

Cook County Jail (Credit: CBS)

Jail Officer Suspended After Penning ‘Graphic’ Letters To Inmate

The Cook County Sheriff’s office has suspended a high-ranking jail officer who kept up a secret relationship with a female inmate awaiting trial for the alleged murder of her 6-year-old daughter

09/10/2013

Miguel Tejada #24 of the Kansas City Royals hits an RBI single against the Minnesota Twins during the third inning of the game on July 30, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Royals’ Tejada Suspended 105 Games For PED Use

Former MVP Miguel Tejada was suspended for 105 games on Saturday for testing positive for an amphetamine, one of the longest suspensions given by Major League Baseball.

08/17/2013

Fourth Of July Items Go On Sale

Teen Arrested For Setting Off Fireworks Inside Gary School

Arrested inside a northwest Indiana high school for allegedly setting off fireworks after police banned him from the building, DeAngelo Rock appeared in court and said, “I am not a criminal.” Gary City Court referee Itsia Rivera replied, “Yes you are.”

06/04/2013

Cell phone video shows an employee at Dunbar Career Academy pushing a female student down a flight of stairs. (Supplied to CBS)

VIDEO: Guard Allegedly Pushes Dunbar Student Down Stairs

An employee at a public high school in the Bronzeville neighborhood has been taken off the job after being recorded on cell phone video pushing a girl down a set of stairs.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2013

Donald Walsh (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Suspended Frankfort Cop Facing New Burglary Charge

Donald Walsh was initially charged with domestic battery and aggravated domestic battery in July after Mokena police arrested him for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend at her home. This week, a Will County grand jury indicted Walsh on a residential burglary charge, for which he was arraigned on Friday.

05/03/2013

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Indiana Boy Suspended For Bringing BB Gun To School

In a telephone message to parents, Principal Erin Utesch said the student showed the gun to other students, but did not threaten or use the pistol.

03/13/2013

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Chicago Marathon Will Announce Solution To Registration Glitch Next Week

Registration for this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon remains suspended through late next week.

02/21/2013

Basketball (Getty Images)

Morgan Park, Simeon Coaches Suspended After Post-Game Scuffle

The head basketball coaches from Simeon and Morgan Park High schools have been suspended because of their behavior at a basketball game last week that ended in a scuffle between the two teams at the handshake line.

01/23/2013

Nathaniel Beller (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Prosecutors Suspended For Not Charging Man Who Burned Family After Previous Threat

Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez has suspended two prosecutors for failing to approve criminal charges against a man who had threatened to set his kids on fire after filling a bathtub with gasoline – then actually set them on fire three months later.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2013

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Rich East Teacher Suspended For Alleged Inappropriate Contact With Student

A male math teacher at Rich East High School has been put on paid leave and is facing further disciplinary action for allegedly having inappropriate contact with a student, officials said Thursday.

12/28/2012

The South Shore Line. (CBS)

South Shore Train Service Restored East Of Hammond

Service on the South Shore commuter train line was temporarily suspended east of Hammond on Wednesday evening, due to damage to the overhead wires that power the trains.

11/14/2012

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Frankfort Police Try To Force Woman To Testify Against Suspended Cop

Police are using an unusual tactic to try to force a Mokena woman to tell a police commission how her cop ex-boyfriend hit, head-butted and choked her this past summer.

11/03/2012

Cierre Wood

Notre Dame Suspends Starting RB Cierre Wood

Notre Dame has suspended starting tailback Cierre Wood two games for violating team rules.

08/26/2012

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