West Side Drug Overdoses, 2
At least 14 people were reported to have suffered a drug overdose on Chicago's West Side.One person has died.
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West Side Drug Overdoses,1
Authorities on the scene where more than a dozen people overdosed after it was reported that someone in a car was passing out drugs. At least one person is dead.
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Walgreens To Raise Minimum Age For Store Tobacco Sales
Walgreens has decided to raise its minimum age for tobacco sales several weeks after a top federal official chastised the drugstore chain for violating laws restricting access to cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Crystal Lake Police Release 911 Call From Father Of A.J. Freund When He First Reported Him Missing
The 911 call the father of missing boy A.J. Freund made the morning the 5-year-old was reported missing was released to CBS 2 Tuesday morning.
At Least 14 Overdoses Reported On West Side, Person Seen Distributing Drugs From Car
The Chicago Fire Department said those being treated for overdoses at Homan and Chicago were taken to several hospitals including Norwegian, St. Mary and West Suburban.
Metra Offering Free Rides To Kids On Thursday For 'Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day'
Metra, the Chicago area's commuter rail agency, is making it cheaper for parents to take part in Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.
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Chicago Weather: Cloudy Skies, Warmup On The Way
Tuesday's temperatures have dropped about 20 degrees from Monday, but Chicagoans can expect a warmup throughout the week.
Chicago Weather: Warm Temperatures, Scattered Showers Possible Monday Evening
As Chicagoans enjoy temperatures in the 70s, there is a chance of scattered rain showers Monday evening.
Chicago Weather: 12-Foot Waves On Lake Michigan; Cool Temperatures To Give Way To Warm Easter Weekend
According to the National Weather Service, wind gusts of up to 45 mph are expected throughout the day, producing waves of 8 to 12 feet.
Bears GM Ryan Pace Not Expecting Trade To Move Up Into 1st Or 2nd Round Of Draft; 'We Don’t Have A Lot Of Ammunition'
Bears general manager has proved he’s not afraid to move up in the NFL Draft to pick a player he wants, after trading up twice in the past two years, but don’t expect the Bears to trade up into the first or second round this year.
Judge Orders Kraft Massage Video Not Be Released For Now
Kraft's attorneys are seeking to suppress the video on grounds that it is an invasion of privacy and that the search warrant to install the cameras was obtained using untrue statements indicating that authorities had found potential evidence of human trafficking at the spa.
Baseball Report: Are Red Sox Turning Season Around?
The Boston Red Sox swept a three-game series against the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays over the weekend and look to be figuring things out.
Abreu, McCann Lead White Sox In 12-2 Rout Of Orioles
José Abreu homered and drove in five runs, James McCann had a homer and four RBIs and Chicago White Sox beat the bumbling Baltimore Orioles 12-2 Monday night.
Martellus Bennett Builds A Bigger Dream Team
"I wanted this book to represent every black boy, every black man. So there are no faces on the character because when you see them, I want you to see yourself."
New Indiana Bill Would Allow Sports Gambling On Mobile Devices
Opponents of mobile device wagering say it would easily allow illegal gambling by minors.
7 Events To Check Out In Chicago This Week
From a scavenger hunt to a contemporary gospel concert, here's a lineup of options to help you get out and about in the days ahead.
Get To Know The 5 Newest Businesses To Debut In Chicago
From a Mexican spot to a Peruvian restaurant, read on for a rundown of the newest businesses to debut recently.
Comedy Events In Chicago This Week
When it comes to comedy, there's plenty to keep you busy this week, from puppet comedy to Second City's Greatest Hits.
Food And Drink Events Worth Seeking Out In Chicago This Week
If you love to eat and drink, this week offers a great chance to explore the world of Chicago food and beverage.
4 Events To Liven Up Your Week In Chicago
From the Chicago Donut Fest to a market for vegans, here's how to add some flavor to your social calendar.
Get These Trending Chicago Restaurants On Your Radar Today
Curious where Chicago's insiders are eating and drinking? It's easy to spot lines out the door, but some underlying trends are harder to see.
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Final Four Guide: Top 10 Most Instagram-Worthy Spots In Downtown Minneapolis
With thousands of Final Four fans heading to downtown Minneapolis in the coming days, you better believe the Instagram filters will be flying.
Final Four Guide: Best Breweries To Visit While You're In Minneapolis
Beer-lovers visiting Minneapolis for the Final Four won’t have to go far to find Minnesota’s most beloved beers. Walk in any direction out of U.S. Bank Stadium and you’ll probably find a bar or restaurant serving craft beers from the Twin Cities, the North Shore and other parts of “The Land of 10,000 Beers." But for hop heads seeking a more direct experience of the state’s brewing culture, there are a few places that need to be on your radar, because they’re well worth the Lyft ride.
Final Four Guide: 5 Restaurants To Try Near U.S. Bank Stadium
In Minneapolis for the Final Four and want to try the restaurants where Minneapolitans love to eat? Look no further. Below are some of the most beloved spots in the City of Lakes within walking distance, or a short Lyft ride, from U.S. Bank Stadium.
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Lawsuit Blames Child Welfare Agency For Death Of Semaj Crosby
A lawsuit is blaming a child welfare agency for the death of Semaj Crosby, the little girl found dead in her own home in Joliet last year.
Illinois Awarded $80 Million In Federal Funding For Early Childhood Education
The state of Illinois has won $80 million in federal funding for early childhood education and experts say the impact down the road will be significant, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.