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A Long Weekend Travel Guide To Toronto

A practical travel guide for a long weekend trip to Canada’s largest city.


Angels outfielder Mike Trout, center. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Levine: Abreu, Trout Still Unsure Of Home Run Derby Status

Angels star Mike Trout is wary of messing with his line drive-producing swing.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

Jason Hammel. (Getty Images)

Levine: Multiple Teams Looking To Deal For Cub Pitchers

By Bruce Levine- (CBS) — Multiple teams are double-teaming the Chicago Cubs with scouting coverage as the trading deadline grows closer. Numerous scouts from Boston, the New York Yankees, Toronto and San Francisco have watched […]

CBS Chicago–06/27/2014

Edwin Encarnacion. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Watch: Edwin Encarnacion Hit A Homer Ridiculously Far

Someone needs to check to make sure pitcher Felix Doubront is OK.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

Chicago Wolves

Toronto Powers Past Wolves For Game 1 Victory

Toronto capitalized on its first two power-play chances and didn’t flinch when the Chicago Wolves rallied to post a 5-2 victory Friday night at Allstate Arena in Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals.


Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is swarmed by media at City Hall after City Council striped him of emergency management powers on November 15, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Getty Images)

Embattled Toronto Mayor Comes To Chicago For Rehab: Reports

Numerous media reports Thursday indicate the embattled public official flew to Chicago’s Midway Airport from Canada.


Tyler Hansbrough. (Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images)

Watch: Hansbrough, Dunleavy Tangle In Awkward Sequence

Toronto’s Tyler Hansbrough always seems to be in the middle of drama, doesn’t he?

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Toronto Skyline (Photo courtesy Toronto Tourism bureau)

Toronto Stakes Claim To 4th Largest City In North America, Passing Chicago

The City of Toronto was doing a little chest thumping Wednesday morning at the expense of Chicago, after surpassing the Windy City as the fourth largest city in North America.


Gov. Pat Quinn

Quinn Heads To Canada To Promote Illinois Business

Gov. Pat Quinn took a surprise trip to Canada Monday to promote Illinois trade and business opportunities.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012

Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls shoots a floater against Amir Johnson #15 and Jose Calderon #8 of the Toronto Raptors on January 14, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

League-Best Bulls Beat Raptors 77-64

The Bulls are 5-0 at home for the first time since opening the 1996-97 season with seven straight wins at the United Center.


Chicago Wolves

Lack Stands Tall In Wolves 2-1 win

Goaltender Eddie Lack racked up 31 saves to guide the Chicago Wolves to a 2-1 victory over Toronto on Sunday afternoon at Allstate Arena.


Chicago White Sox's Juan Pierre, right, slides into home plate, safe from Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P Arencibia, to score during Friday’s game in Toronto. (AP/Chris Young)

Toronto Blue Jays Beat White Sox 4-2

Yunel Escobar doubled home the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 4-2 on Friday night.


Chicago White Sox's Juan Pierre, right, sets off for first base after hitting a single to bring in A.J. Pierzynski as Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P Arencibia, left, looks on Thursday. (AP Photo/Chris Young)

White Sox Beat Toronto Blue Jays 3-1

Juan Pierre’s ninth-inning infield single drove in the tiebreaking run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 on Thursday night.


United Airlines at O'Hare (ORD) Airport

Pilot’s Coffee Spill Prompts Mistaken Hijacking Alert

A flight from O’Hare to Frankfurt, Germany, was diverted to Toronto late Monday when the pilot spilled coffee, accidentally setting off a hijacking alert.


Chicago Bears' Matt Forte (22) runs under pressure from Buffalo Bills' Donte Whitner (20) during the second half of an NFL football game at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010. The Bears won 22-19. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

Bears Pull Out Win Against Winless Bills

Turns out the Buffalo Bills can lose anywhere: at home, on the road – and now in Canada, too.


The Chicago Bears Play The Buffalo Bills. (Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

It’s ‘O Canada’ For Bears, Bills On Sunday

The Chicago Bears look to keep the Buffalo Bills winless in Toronto matchup. TOM THAYER INTERVIEW

CBS Chicago–11/05/2010

Bears vs Bills

Apparently Canada Isn’t A Big Fan Of Football

Either Canada is too caught up in the hockey season, or a Bears and Bills matchup doesn’t strike the people of Toronto as a great way to spend a Sunday.