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Blackhawks fans at the 2013 Stanley Cup victory parade. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: No More Blackhawks Bandwagon

In seven years, the knowledge and commitment of Blackhawks fans has changed for the better.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

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Consumers Turning To Twitter To Air Beefs

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker shows you a new way more customers are getting their complaints seen and resolved.

05/15/2014

Marshall Henderson. (Getty Images)

Marshall Henderson Backtracks After Making Homophobic Tweets About Michael Sam

Twitter and Henderson are a volatile mix.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2014

Marcin Gortat #4 of the Washington Wizards fights for a rebounds against Taj Gibson #22 and Mike Dunleavy #34 of the Chicago Bulls in first quarter action of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Verizon Center on April 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

NBA Handles Twitter Threats Sent To Wizards After Beating Bulls

One man “actually made some terrorist threats to us,” Marcin Gortat said.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2014

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No Charges Over Fake Peoria Mayor Twitter Account

After Mayor Jim Ardis filed a criminal complaint over the matter, police raided a home last week, seizing computers and hauling residents in for questioning. The action sparked criticism that the mayor had abused his powers and violated free speech rights.

04/23/2014

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U.S. Airways Tweets Out Porn After Customer Complaint

On several levels, a pornographic tweet sent out by U.S. Airways may be the most amusing and embarrassing corporate social media gaffes ever.

04/15/2014

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Abreu Already Raising Some Hope

Jose Abreu’s explosive arrival is a promising plot twist for pundits and White Sox fans.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

UConn guard Shabazz Napier. (Getty Images)

View: This Is The Worst Note An RA Could Ever Write Before National Title Game

Derek the RA at UConn is purportedly not in favor of fun.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

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Security Firms Watch Social Media For Feisty Fans

Careful about your in-game tweets, because authorities are likely watching.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2014

Joakim Noah. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

View: First Tweets By Chicago Athletes

What were athletes thinking when they typed their first tweet?

CBS Chicago–03/21/2014

Bucks guard Brandon Knight. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

The Milwaukee Bucks Are Abysmal, As Their Twitter Account Reminds Their Fans

A 14-point loss or a 15-point defeat? It’s all the same to the Bucks.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Actors Kim Novak and Matthew McConaughey speak onstage during the Oscars. (Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Kim Novak Appearance On 2014 Oscars The Talk Of Twitter

Chicago-born actress Kim Novak’s appearance on the 2014 Academy Awards sparked a firestorm on Twitter.

03/03/2014

The logo for Chicago's Groupon. (Groupon.com)

Groupon Offers President’s Day Deal In Honor Of ‘President Hamilton’

In what is either a promotional gimmick or massive historical lapse, Groupon is offering a President Day Weekend deal in honor of President Alexander Hamilton.

02/17/2014

Michael Sam. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Ten Months Have Mattered

Michael Sam hasn’t faced the same venom Jason Collins did, and that’s a beautiful development.

670 The Score–02/11/2014

Someone wrote "Hi Mom God Bless U" on a parking deck roof at Rush Hospital. (Angela Washek)

ICU Nurse Wants To Solve Mystery: Who Carved Heartwarming Message On Snowy Parking Deck?

It was a message written in the snow on the roof of a parking garage across from a Chicago hospital, and now the staff is trying to find the person it was intended for.

02/11/2014

Vladimir Putin. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Twitter Challenges Putin, NBC

By Dan Bernstein- CBSChicago.com Senior Columnist (CBS) — There’s no hiding anything in Sochi. NBC knows it, and Russia will have to live with it. The 2012 London Summer Games were tabbed the “Twitter Olympics” […]

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

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Colts QB Anything But Lucky As Teammate Tweets Semi-Nude Locker Room Pic

Colts punter Pat McAfee got snap-happy in the jubilant Indianapolis locker room after the 45-44 victory and posted a shot on Twitter to nearly 170,000 followers, John Breech of CBSports.com reports.

01/05/2014

Jay Cutler. (Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images

Bernstein: Cutler Survives Public Opinion Whipsaw

It was over, all of it. Twitter said so.

670 The Score–12/15/2013

A police officer conducts a breathalyzer test.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Suburban Police To Crack Down On Drunk Driving Through Twitter

Get caught driving drunk in Riverside, and your name and offense will end up in the Twitterverse.

12/10/2013

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Jon Stewart Responds To Mayor Emanuel’s Response To Jon Stewart’s Rant Against Chicago Pizza (Is This Getting Out Of Hand?)

A rant about pizza was all it took to seemingly split the country in two — or so some jokes would have you believe.Jon Stewart, apparently not one to let others beat a joke into the ground, had a response for Mayor Emanuel’s gift of Chicago pizza on his Twitter account last night…

11/15/2013

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