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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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Appeals Court Reverses Judge’s Order To Shut Down Dakota Access Pipeline

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Wednesday reversed a judge’s order that shut down the Dakota Access pipeline pending a full environmental…

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Illinois Congressman Rodney Davis Tests Positive For COVID-19; ‘Please Wear A Mask … All Of Us Must Do Our Part’

(CNN) — Illinois Republican Rep. Rodney Davis tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, his office said in a statement, making him the third congressman over the…

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Local Organization Offering Free School Supplies, Hair Cuts And Braiding For Kids

CHICAGO (CBS)– A local organization is helping kids prepare for the upcoming school year, while staying safe from COVID-19. On Aug. 22, Earth’s Remedies, a…

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Over 24,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of July 27, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

CHICAGO (CBS)– The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 24,712 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of July 27 in Illinois, according to the…

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Career Coach: Cover Letters

CHICAGO (CBS)– For some, writing a cover letter is the most dreaded part of the job application. What do you put in it? How long…

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Woman Who Lost Much Of Her Legs, Hands Is Now Being Refused A New Motorized Wheelchair By Insurance Company

CHICAGO (CBS) — A viewer reached out to the CBS 2 Morning Insiders with a plea that sounds hard to believe. She wrote, “Please help…

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14-Year-Old Shot In Rosemoor

CHICAGO (CBS)– A 14-year-old boy was shot in the Rosemoor neighborhood Wednesday night. According to police, the 14-year-old boy was standing on a sidewalk with…

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Woman Dead, Man Injured After Fire In South Austin

CHICAGO (CBS)– A woman is dead and a man injured after a fire broke out in the South Austin neighborhood. Emergency crews responded to the…

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Yu Darvish Pitches Cubs Past Royals For Sixth Straight Win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yu Darvish pitched seven sharp innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the skidding Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Wednesday night…

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8-Year-Old Boy, 3 Men Shot And Wounded In North Lawndale

CHICAGO (CBS) — An 8-year-old boy and three men were shot and wounded Wednesday night in the North Lawndale neighborhood. The victims were standing on…

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