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Teen Soccer Player Collapses, Dies During Practice

A soccer player for Robert Morris University collapsed and died during practice in the University Village neighborhood on Wednesday.

08/02/2012

U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Hilda Solis. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Labor Secretary Speaks To Students At UIC

U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis spoke on the UIC campus Tuesday, telling students they have a bright future. But student loans and a lifetime of debt were on the minds of many of the 100 or so in the audience.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2012

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Another UIC Student Robbed Near Campus

University of Illinois at Chicago campus police say another student has been robbed near the school’s campus – for the second time in less than a week.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

Hull House Museum

Hull House Museum To Rent Out Art For Free

If you want to display contemporary art in your home, for free, there’s another option now besides letting your kids loose with fingerpaint on your walls.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

VCU head coach Shaka Smart. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Report: Illinois Determined To Hire Shaka Smart

​As Illinois continues its search for a new head coach, new athletic director Mike Thomas is after one guy.

670 The Score–03/19/2012

Naked Mole Rat

Could Naked Mole Rats Hold Key Lesson For Heart Attack Treatment?

Naked mole rats are infamous for being ugly little creatures, but they could point the way toward improvements in treatment of heart attack victims.

WBBM Newsradio–02/22/2012

At least two officials at Northeastern Illinois University are earning more than $190,000 each after retiring from the university, then returning to the same jobs and drawing both a university salary and a state pension, both funded by taxpayers. (Credit: CBS)

Some University Employees Double Dipping For State Paychecks

Some public university employees have figured out a way to keep their jobs and double their salaries. CBS 2′s Dave Savini has been investigating this lucrative, yet legal, sweetheart deal involving government pensions.

CBS 2–02/08/2012

The Challenger fled south on Halsted Street and was last seen at 18th and Halsted Streets.

Hit-And-Run Driver Sought For Seriously Injuring UIC Student

Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck a University of Illinois at Chicago student last month on the Near West Side.

02/08/2012

UIC Sexual Assault

UIC Student Sexually Assaulted In Broad Daylight Near Campus

Police are warning students at the University of Illinois at Chicago to be on the lookout, after a woman was attacked and sexually assaulted right in the middle of the Rush medical campus.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2012

Byron The Dog

Charges Upgraded Against Man Who Poured Boiling Water On Dog

Authorities have upgrade charges against a 20-year-old college athlete accused of throwing boiling water on his dog after the animal urinated on the floor.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Photo Of The Quad At The University Of Illinois. (U Of I Photo)

U Of I Raises Tuition By 4.8 Percent

The University of Illinois will raise tuition for incoming students at its campuses next year by 4.8 percent. When combined with increased housing costs and fees, one year on the flagship Urbana-Champaign campus will now cost more than $24,000.

01/19/2012

UIC Attack

UIC On Alert After Attack On Student

The University of Illinois at Chicago has issued a warning about an attack on a student this week.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Morgan Street Barricade

Police Blockade Area Near UIC For 4 Hours After Robbery

What started as an armed robbery on the city’s Near West Side turned into what police thought was a barricade situation overnight.

12/06/2011

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Illinois-Chicago Holds On To Beat Evansville 79-75

Marc Brown scored 24 points and Illinois-Chicago held on to beat Evansville 79-75 Wednesday night.

11/23/2011

UIC

Crime Up Near UIC; Cops Tell Students To Put Away Phones, iPods

Crime is up on the borders of the UIC campus, and Tuesday, campus police told students and staff that it is time to put the cell phones and iPods away and pay attention to what’s going on around them.

11/08/2011

UIC

UIC Student Found Dead In Dorm Room

A student from the University of Illinois Chicago has died, after he was found unresponsive in his dorm room on campus.

11/07/2011

The Chicago River (CBS)

Study: Risk Of Getting Sick On Chicago River Same As Other Waterways

A new study from the University of Illinois at Chicago has concluded that even though the Chicago River is full of wastewater, it has no greater risk of making people sick than other waterways.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

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UIC Cop, Child Among 4 Hurt In Near West Side Crash

Three adults – including at least one University of Illinois at Chicago police officer – and a child were injured late Saturday in a crash on the Near West Side.

10/23/2011

A historic million dollar home once owned by famed surgeon Dr. Olga Jonasson is now used as the home of the chancellor for the University of Illinois at Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

UIC Spends $625K On Chancellor’s Home

You would think the donation of a million dollar home is a good thing, right? But a donation to the University of Illinois at Chicago is raising questions about why the school has spent more than $600,000 to fix up the house.

CBS 2–10/19/2011

Daijon D. Price (Chicago Police Dept. Photo)

Chicago Teen Charged With Armed Robbery Near UIC

A Chicago teen has been charged with an armed robbery near the University of Illinois at Chicago campus earlier this month.

09/28/2011

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