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Chicago, on Lake Michigan in Illinois, is among the largest cities in the U.S. Famed for its bold architecture, it has a skyline punctuated by skyscrapers such as the iconic John Hancock Center, 1,451-ft. Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower) and the neo-Gothic Tribune Tower. The city is also renowned for its museums, including the Art Institute of Chicago with its noted Impressionist and Post-Impressionist works.

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DePaul Men’s Basketball Coach Dave Leitao Emphasizes Leadership In Moving Forward On Issues Of Racial Injustice

CHICAGO (CBS) — DePaul University men’s basketball coach Dave Leitao is trying to help his players through a difficult time. The Blue Demons have Zoom…

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Hyde Park’s Mellow Yellow Restaurant Can’t Wait For Chicago Reopening Wednesday

CHICAGO (CBS) — An iconic Chicago restaurant said Wednesday’s reopening can’t come soon enough. The Mellow Yellow is a decades-old Hyde Park staple, located at…

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Sources: 2 Men Found In Police Captain’s Backyard With Gasoline Can

CHICAGO (CBS) — The threat to law enforcement amid unrest and violence in Chicago reached a police captain’s backyard. It happened Monday night in Beverly….

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Fire Sweeps Through Dollar Store In Humboldt Park

CHICAGO (CBS) — A fire ripped through a dollar store in Humboldt Park Tuesday night. The fire was raging after dark at the Dollar Tree…

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Downtown Access To Be Restored Wednesday, With Some Restrictions Remaining

CHICAGO (CBS) — Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday announced restored access to downtown Chicago for the following day, after days of unrest and violence in…

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Cicero Issues Curfew Amid Unrest, Implores Residents Not To Take Law Into Own Hands

CICERO, Ill. (CBS) — Police in west suburban Cicero pleaded with residents Tuesday not to take the law into their own hands after a violent…

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CTA To Maintain Reduced Bus, Rail Service Overnight

CHICAGO (CBS) — The CTA announced late Tuesday that unlike in past recent nights, it will keep bus and rail service running overnight. Service will…

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In State Of The City Address In Wake Of Chicago Unrest, Mayor Lightfoot Announces Police Reforms, Aid For Small Businesses

CHICAGO (CBS) — In a State of the City Address, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday said a series of police reforms would be enacted within…

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Restaurants Try To Reopen Despite Damage And Looting

CHICAGO (CBS) — For restaurants opening Wednesday, it will look a lot different than what owners anticipated. Looting at restaurants during the weekend unrest means outside…

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Protesters March From Wrigley Field Toward Downtown Area Calling For Justice For George Floyd

CHICAGO (CBS) — Protesters marched from Wrigley Field toward the downtown area Tuesday afternoon, calling for justice for George Floyd. The protest started at 2…

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