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America’s Best High-End Restaurants

New York City has many of the country’s best restaurants but other foodie towns give the city some competition. For instance, Chicago’s Alinea and the Napa Valley’s Restaurant at Meadowood also deserve merit.

06/03/2014

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5 Things Blackhawks Fans Are Saying About Thrilling Game 7 Loss

Well, the stage for the Lord Stanley Cup Playoffs is set. The first puck will drop at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday where the Kings will take on the New York Rangers. As you might imagine there are dozens of ecstatic fans of both teams here at CBS Local Sports National headquarters. We do, however, have one resident hardcore Chicago Blackhawks fan; Field Operations Manager Stan Pillman who has a few things to say about last night’s loss. Here are the top five things Blackhawks fans are saying about last night’s thrilling Game 7 loss, according to Stan.

06/02/2014

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American Cities With The Best Public Transportation Systems

One of the best ways to cut down on our carbon footprint is to use mass transportation, which of course is much easier to do when cities offer convenient transit options. Find out which American cities have the best public mass transportation systems and how they have been recognized.

12/17/2013

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GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inducts 27 New Recordings from Dolly Parton, The Rolling Stones, U2 and More

The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”

12/04/2013

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Chicago Police Arrest Suspect In Farmington Case Of Assault On A Child

Farmington Police say the warrant is sealed in a multi-state case involving first degree sexual assault and risk of injury to a child.

10/14/2013

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Chicago Celebration Posted On Boston’s Website

Boston has fulfilled part of a bet with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel over the outcome of the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs.

10/02/2013

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Dave Chappelle: “If North Korea Ever Drops A Bomb On This Country, I Hope It Lands In Hartford”

Dave Chappelle has spoken out about his brief appearance last week in Hartford when he walked off stage after being heckled. And it’s not pretty.

09/05/2013

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Female Acts Featured At Lollapalooza Festival

Lana Del Rey, Cat Power and Azealia Banks each close one of Lollapalooza’s eight stages over the three-day event in Chicago this year. Women factor into more than 20 percent of acts scheduled to perform.

08/01/2013

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Hawks Lose to Raptors 113-96, Tied With Chicago For #5 Seed

DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points, Rudy Gay added 22 and the Toronto Raptors ran all over playoff-bound Atlanta, routing the Hawks 113-96 Tuesday night.

04/17/2013

President Obama stated that too many children have been killed as a result of gun violence across the country. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Says Gun Violence Links Deaths Of Children In Chicago And Newtown

President Barack Obama says that every four months, his hometown of Chicago suffers the loss of as many children as were killed in the Connecticut elementary school shooting.

02/15/2013

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