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America’s Best Places For A White Christmas

A trip to a winter wonderland can make this Christmas one you’ll never forget.

12/03/2014

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Best Places In America To Spend Thanksgiving Weekend

Instead of gathering at someone’s home this Thanksgiving, make plans for a destination Thanksgiving getaway that the entire family will enjoy.

11/13/2014

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Best US Travel Destinations For You And Your Pet

Here’s a look at five of the best pet-friendly travel destinations in the U.S.

11/07/2014

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America’s Best Fall Break Destinations For College Students

Take a break from your college studies with a mini-vacation this fall at one of these top destinations for college students.

10/21/2014

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NFL Chooses Chicago Over Los Angeles For 2015 Draft

The 2015 NFL draft will be held in Chicago, the league announced Thursday.

10/02/2014

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Fire At FAA Facility In Chicago Delays, Cancels Several Local Flights

A fire at an FAA radar facility near Chicago Friday forced the cancellation or delay of several LA area flights.

09/26/2014

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Best Museums In The USA

America has many of the world’s greatest museums, some of which are free.

09/25/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

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Plane Headed To John Wayne Airport Diverted To Wichita After Emergency Slide Opens Inside Plane

The plane, with 100 passengers on board, left Chicago at 8:36 p.m.

06/29/2014

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San Diego 1 Of 3 Prospective Venues For 2017 America’s Cup

America’s Cup officials have reduced the prospective venues for the next regatta from four to three, and it appears San Francisco has been eliminated.

06/09/2014

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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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Engine Fire Halts Departure Of American Airlines Flight To Chicago From LAX

An American Airlines jet preparing to depart Los Angeles International Airport for Chicago has experienced an apparent engine fire.

02/05/2014

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‘CHICAGO’ Returns To Segerstrom Center In Costa Mesa

Chicago the musical is returning to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa.

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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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