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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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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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Woman Survives 2-Story Fall After Stairs Collapse Near Bronzeville

CHICAGO (CBS)– A woman survived after falling two stories after a staircase collapsed right under her feet near the Bronzeville neighborhood. The stairs collapsed at…

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Man Fatally Struck By Two Vehicles In Aurora

CHICAGO (CBS)– A man was fatally struck by two vehicles in Aurora Wednesday night. According to Aurora police, the incident took place on Ogden Avenue…

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‘Glee’ Actress Naya Rivera Vanishes On Boat Trip With Young Son

CBS Los Angeles said the 4-year-old boy was found alone on the boat on the water. Source

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Career Coach: Addressing A Layoff In A Job Interview

CHICAGO (CBS) — CBS 2 is Working for Chicago and bringing you advice from a career coach each week. With millions unemployed, how do you…

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1 Man Dead After Crash Involving Chicago Police Car West Pullman

CHICAGO (CBS)– A police car was involved in a fatal crash In West Pullman. The crash took place in the 11800 block of South Halsted…

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Already Nearly A Year Late, Upgraded People Mover At O’Hare Still Not Running Yet

CHICAGO (CBS) — It started with a frustrated viewer, angry to see his tax dollars not at work. Why isn’t the People Mover at O’Hare…

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With Second Round Of Stimulus Appearing Closer, Some People Still Waiting For First Check

CHICAGO (CBS) — President Donald Trump says a second round of stimulus checks could be on the way, but some people are still waiting on…

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7-Month-Old Boy Shot, Wounded In Foot In Car In North Lawndale

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 7-month-old boy was shot in the foot Wednesday evening while in a car on the city’s West Side. The shooting happened…

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