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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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Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,018 New COVID-19 Cases, 20 Additional Deaths

CHICAGO (CBS) — For the first time in more than a month, Illinois is reporting more than 1,000 new cases of COVID-19, although the number…

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Three Men On Divvy Bikes Shoot Up Car In South Loop Parking Lot, Driver Uninjured

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man escaped injury Thursday morning when three men riding Divvy bikes shot up his car as he was pulling into a parking…

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Ex-South Bend Mayor, Former Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Has New Book Set For October

(AP/CBS) — Pete Buttigieg’s next book has a unifying message. Liveright Publishing announced that the former Democratic presidential candidate and South Bend, Indiana, mayor had…

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Indiana on Track To Resume Classes In Some Schools At End Of July

CHICAGO (CBS) — Despite increasing rates of coronavirus infections in Indiana, the state seems to be staying on track to reopen schools in just a…

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Northwestern Performs 2nd Double-Lung Transplant On COVID Patient

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago’s own Northwestern Medicine performs a double-lung transplant on a second COVID-19 patient. The recipient, a man in his 60s spent 100…

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Chicago Weather: Risk For Severe Weather Thursday Afternoon, Evening

CHICAGO (CBS)– There is a slight risk for severe weather Thursday afternoon and evening. Slight risk for severe weather according to the Storm Prediction Center…

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Chicago Weather: Heat Index Climbs Near 100 Degrees; Scattered Thunderstorms Possible

CHICAGO (CBS)– The heat continues, but relief is on the way. Thursday’s temperatures will be in the 90s again with heat index values climbing to…

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CBS Now Home To UEFA Champions League, Other UEFA Competitions Beginning In August

(CBS Local)- ViacomCBS announced Thursday morning that CBS and its digital streaming service, CBS All Access, are officially the new home of all UEFA soccer…

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Over 38,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of June 29, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

CHICAGO (CBS)– The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 38,897 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of June 29 in Illinois, according to the…

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Alderman Raymond Lopez’s Home Vandalized; Garage Next Door Set On Fire

CHICAGO (CBS)– Bricks were thrown through the window of 15th Ward Alderman Raymond Lopez’s home overnight. An hour after, the garage next door was set…

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