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Traders work on the floor of the New York The Dow finished down more than 600 points after Standard and Poor's downgraded the U.S. credit rating. (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

After The Bell: Stocks Trade Lower As Dow Sheds Triple Digits

Stocks tumbled on Wall Street Tuesday as investors eyed renewed strength in the U.S. dollar and economic data that could bolster the case for a Fed rate hike.


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Signing Off: John Cody Retiring From WBBM Newsradio After 48 Years

It’s the end of an era at WBBM Newsradio. A Newsradio original, John Cody, is retiring after 48 years behind the microphone.


Bears Newsradio

Listen Live: Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers

Listen to play-by-play of the Chicago Bears against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field this Sunday, Nov. 9 at 8:30 p.m. (ET) on 105.9 FM. WBBM will be broadcasting the game play-by-play live on the […]

CBS Chicago–11/09/2014

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Listen Live NFL: Miami Dolphins at Chicago Bears

Listen to play-by-play of the Chicago Bears against the Miami Dolphins at Soldier Field in Chicago this Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 at 1 p.m. EST on WBBM Newsradio — home of the Bears Radio Network! WBBM will […]

CBS Chicago–10/17/2014

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Listen Live: Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers

Listen to play-by-play of the Chicago Bears vs the Green Bay Packers at Soldier Field in Chicago this Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at noon on WBBM Newsradio!

CBS Chicago–09/25/2014

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Eric Brown, WBBM Sports Anchor; “A Good Life Lived”

Broadcasters live forever. Their voices, their diction, their descriptions, their words, their perspective, their stories all come back to life simply by hitting play. E.B. rounded third and headed home yesterday. He’ll be missed.


Cubs, CBS Radio Reach Long-Term Broadcast Rights Agreement

The deal calls for extensive marketing and promotional opportunities for both entities.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

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Longtime WBBM Newsradio Voice Bob Sanders Dies

A voice on WBBM 780 for nearly three decades, Bob Sanders, 89, died Sunday near Lake Geneva, Wisc., after battling a long illness.


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WBBM Newsradio’s John Cody To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

WBBM Newsradio reporter John Cody will be honored next month with a lifetime achievement award from the Chicago Headline Club.


The Bears run out of the tunnel at Soldier Field. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bears, CBS Radio Announce Multi-Year Contract Extension

The Chicago Bears and CBS RADIO Chicago announced an exclusive multi-year agreement to keep the team’s radio broadcast rights on WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM while at the same time extending Bears coverage across CBS RADIO’s five other Chicago stations (670 The Score, B96, 104.3 K-Hits, US 99.5 and 93 XRT) through a variety of specialty programming.



670 The Score To Host ‘Business Of Sports: Life After The Game’ Panel

670 The Score and WBBM Newsradio will be hosting the Comcast Business Class Newsmakers Business of Sports: Life after the Game panel presented by MB Financial on Thursday, September 20th, at the House of Blues in downtown Chicago.

670 The Score–08/10/2012

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WBBM Newsradio Wins 6 Associated Press Awards

WBBM Newsradio won awards in all five categories in the Metro Radio division of the Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association 2011 Journalism Excellence Contest.

WBBM Newsradio–03/12/2012

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Longtime CBS Chicago Fixture John Madigan Dies

John Madigan, a longtime fixture at CBS 2 and WBBM Newsradio, has died at the age of 94.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012