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Five Hurt In Weekend Shootings

The most recent shooting occurred Saturday morning in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.


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Pitchfork Weekend Begins

CBS 2’s Mai Martinez talks with event organizers, concert-goers and a Chicago doctor about what they expect.


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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.


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3 Dead, At Least 15 Injured, In Weekend Shootings In Chicago

The most recent fatal shooting happened Saturday night when a man was shot in the head in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.


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Weekend Death Toll Rises To 8 After Two Men Die Of Gunshot Injuries

Two men critically wounded in weekend shootings died Monday, raising the death toll for 2013’s most violent weekend to eight. At least 39 other people were wounded in shootings across the city, authorities said.


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Religious Leaders Ask For Weekend Of Prayers For Gun Violence Victims

The Council of Religious leaders wants all faith communities to offer prayers this weekend, remembering the lives lost to senseless acts of gun violence.

WBBM Newsradio–02/14/2013


Rainy, Possibly Stormy, Weekend Ahead

A gloomy forecast for the weekend, with showers, and possibly some severe thunderstorms on Saturday.


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2 Dead, 12 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two men were killed and at least 12 people, including three teenagers, were wounded in separate shootings since Friday evening.


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Two Dead, 10 Wounded In Weekend Gun Violence

Two people were killed and 10 wounded in gun violence in the city since Friday night.



Remnants Of Isaac Could Mess With Chicago’s Holiday Weekend

Hurricane Isaac could affect the Labor Day holiday in the Chicago area with heavy rain.



Highs To Hit 90 In Some Areas; Look For Rain This Weekend

Parts of the Chicago area are now considered to be in a severe drought, but at least some rain is expected this weekend.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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Obama Family In Town For Wedding, Extended Stay

South Side locals wonder whether they’ll get a glimpse of the First Family when President Obama camps out this weekend in his Kenwood neighborhood. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.



Warm, Calm And Dry Thursday, But Sticky Heat On Tap For The Weekend

Conditions will be undeniably beautiful for the rest of the day Thursday, but break out the gym shorts and Gatorade this weekend, as steamy heat settles in.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2012


Sunny And Cool Again, But Look For Heat And Humidity Come The Weekend

Temperatures will be sunny, but cool, for the rest of the day Tuesday – and once again, temperatures will not exceed the 60s along the lakefront.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012


Temperatures To Drop Through Afternoon; Chilly Weekend On Tap

The already chilly temperatures will be falling through the afternoon as a cold front passes through, to the point where the mercury won’t even crack the 50-degree mark on Saturday.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

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Snow To Sweep Into Chicago Area Overnight

The unseasonably warm stretch of weather will come to an end this weekend, with some snowfall and falling temperatures.


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Latest Chicago Weather Forecast

Chilly sunshine is expected for the rest of the day, but clouds are tracking down to the southeast from Wisconsin and they could bring snow Saturday morning.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

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Could Coming Heat Wave Mean More Outages?

The power crisis from the storms on Monday have caused immense frustration for hundreds of thousands of people in the Chicago area, but could a heat wave coming this weekend mean a whole new round of outages?

CBS Chicago–07/15/2011

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Family Fun Weekend Guide

The end of May showers will hopefully lead to some June flowers, but just because spring is running a little late doesn’t mean you have to hide indoors. We’ve some picks to get you out of the house this weekend, rain or shine.


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Weekend Family Fun Guide

When said together, they’re three of the most beautiful words in the English language: Three Day Weekend! Memorial Day is on Monday, and whether you observe the holiday in some way or just enjoy your extra time off, there are plenty of activities taking place around town.