One Of A Kind: Were You Born On One Of These Uncommon Days?Everyone's birthday is unique, of course, but some people were born on days where newborns are infrequent. What are those days? Is your birthday one of them? If your big day is around a major holiday, it's possible that is an uncommon birthday based on data collected since 1973.
Chicago Police Presence Beefed Up Over Holiday WeekendBut will it do any good? CBS 2's Vince Gersole reports.
Fourth Of July Is 'Dibs' Time In EvanstonIf it can be moved, it’s holding down spots: blankets, chairs of all sizes, dog crates, ladders, umbrellas, mixing bowls, cribs, tables, bunting, tubs of driveway seal coat, picnic benches and even crime scene tape.
Fourth of July MLB Games See Big Ticket Price Increase for Some Teams, Deals for OthersThere may be no image more quintessentially American than baseball fans spending the Fourth of July at a baseball game, and with fans flocking to the ballpark, ticket prices are going up as well.
'Sick And Tired' Of Shootings, Police Ramp Up Patrols For Holiday WeekendWith 24 people shot within 24 hours from Thursday into Friday, Chicago police were worried about a potentially bloody 4th of July holiday weekend.
Busy Travel Weekend Expected At O'Hare And MidwayLines have been building at O’Hare International Airport early Friday, as travelers prepared to celebrate the 4th of July weekend, but honoring the nation’s independence comes as the nation’s airports have been placed on high alert in the wake of a suicide bombing at the airport in Istanbul.
Chicago's Best Fourth of July Activities 2016
Great Cocktail Ideas For The Fourth Of JulyJuly 4th is coming up, and you can't have a great party without some great drinks. That's why we're showing you how to make festive Independence Day cocktails. Mixologist Daniel Rook, who also happens to be competing in a national bartending contest, gave us some great ideas.
Best July Fourth Party Decorations & SuppliesThere are lots of ways to decorate for the Fourth of July on a budget. Here are seven ideas to spark your inner decorator.
Best 4th Of July Parties In ChicagoSee a few fireworks shows, eat your fill of barbecue and even squeeze in a bit of history when you take a look at these Fourth of July parties and events in Chicago and the suburbs for 2016.
Ask A Chicago Expert: Best Cocktails To Serve For 4th Of JulyCraft a delicious cocktail this 4th of July with some help with local beverage directors and bartenders.
Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of JulyThe Fourth of July holiday is a time when families get out and celebrate the birth of our nation. For this holiday, many communities across the country host festivals that feature live entertainment, food, vendors, activities and fireworks.
Scanner Traffic Details Busy 4th Of July For Chicago Cops It was a very busy 4th of July night for Chicago Police. Scanner recordings show just what they were dealing with. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot has this Original Report.
Thousands Pack Navy Pier Ahead Of Fireworks ShowCBS 2's Jeremy Ross has more on that celebration and some of the safety measures involved.
American Flag Part Of Downstate Man's Life WorkAs America celebrates the Fourth of July, the flag flies from front porches coast-to-coast and for one man from downstate Illinois, that symbol of freedom has become part of his life’s work, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.