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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 03-04-1987

Segments: -- Reagan admits arms for hostage deal was mistake -- Reagan approval rating drops -- Reagan comments on Nancy's role in governmental affairs -- Tax hikes planned for IL included in new budget -- Jim Thompson unveils new tax hikes for IL -- Airplane crash kills 9 in Detroit, MI -- AIDS patient commits suicide at Cook County Hospital -- Vrdolyak attacks Harold Washington's record, past -- Thomas Hynes attacks Harold Washington's "lack of leadership" -- Ash Wednesday ushers in lenten season for area Christians -- Ruth Warrick undergoes gall bladder surgery -- Jim Thompson renigs on IL tax freeze (Jacobson) -- Michael Jordan scores 61 pts. in one game, set

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 03-05-1987

Segments: -- Student with AIDS attends Pilsen school, parents concerned -- Poll gives Harold Washington lead over Hynes, Vrdolyak, Haider -- Thomas Hynes campaigns in Dearborn Park -- Vrdolyak stumps on southwest side -- Harold Washington puts hold on Vrdolyak/Hynes debate -- Murder suspect in DuPage County freed due to witness' illness -- Reagan receives kudos for Iran/Contra speech -- Andre Dawson would boost Cubs (Jacobson) -- Bowling senior is 75 years-old and nearly blind

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 04-03-1987

Segments: -- Murder of 3 in Hyde Park possibly linked to drugs -- Vrdolyak passes Thomas Hynes in latest mayoral poll -- Thomas Hynes poll ranking falters after mayoral debate -- Harold Washington enjoys large lead in latest mayoral poll -- Vrdolyak relishes mayoral race lead over Thomas Hynes -- CONDUCT asks Washington to explain "Vrdolyak/anti-semitic" remark -- Spy scandal at Moscow's US embassy grows, 2 more Marines charged -- Pope John Paul II visit to Chile marred by violence -- Morton Thiokol, Inc. probed by FBI -- Fire at IA grain elevator blamed on dust -- Snowstorm surprises Chicago -- Stock market sets record gain, record high -- U2 ticket buying proce

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 07-19-1987

Segments: -- Floods that swept Texas bus, van lead to search, nine dead -- Shooting suspect of IL officer held by man on NW Side, charged -- Reagan aides, allies push for Bork confirmation, Contra aid -- Pat Buchanan says Reagan should "demand, not request" Contra aid -- Air and Water Show seers crowd lakefront -- Racist graffiti investigated in Zion, IL -- Parking abuses by government workers downtown shown in BGA study -- NBC, NABET strikers to meet with mediators tomorrow -- Pope target of Holy Name picket for plans to fly to US on TWA -- Air and Water Show features Army Golden Knight parachute team -- Condominium in Naperville designed for wheelchair bound -- P

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 07-20-1987

Segments: -- Temperature drops 25 degrees in 3 hours as storm passes -- Fire damages 3150 N. Ashland restaurant -- Tax hike defeat prompts Jim Thompson budget cuts -- Bob Wall pleads for probation -- Murder of Fermilab worker remains a mystery -- Delta airplane suffers near collision in CA -- Delta baggage handler becomes trapped in baggage compartment -- TWA airliner suffers near crash in London -- Harry Blackmun undergoes cancer treatment -- United Nations calls for Iran/Iraq War truce -- Persian Gulf tankers from Kuwait will sail under US flag -- Iran/Contra hearings: Poindexter testifies -- Pardon plan for Poindexter, North: White House remains silent -- Ol

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 07-21-1987

Segments: -- Airplane crash near Midway Airport raises safety questions -- Explosion destroys Brooklyn, NY building, 2 dead -- Persian Gulf tankers from Kuwait hoist US flags -- Iran/Contra hearings: Poindexter ends testimony -- Morgan Fairchild attends Iran/Contra hearings -- Gambling suspect ran personal version of IL State Lottery -- Auto accident insurance scam leads to 58 indictments -- School board may cut staff, school year in reponse to budget cuts -- Traffic troopers are a "gift" to local radio station (Jacobson) -- Radio station's traffic troopers waste tax money (Jacobson) -- Flooding, forest fires plague Italy -- Dentists hesitant to work on AIDS patien

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 07-22-1987

Segments: -- Persian Gulf tankers escorted safely to Strait of Hormuz -- Gorbachev offers to eliminate medium and short range missiles -- Trial of Clayton Lonetree: Defendant pleads not guilty -- HUD blamed by CHA for some of its woes -- Garbage dump at 81st and Wallace undergoes clean up -- Jackie Vaughn predicts likelihood of teachers' strike -- Drunk driving prompts Evanston school superintendent's firing -- Bakker, Jim & Tammy excessive expenditures disclosed -- Jessica Hahn sells her story to Playboy Magazine -- Polar bears put "on the rocks" at Brookfield Zoo -- Budget cuts prompt protest from Operation PUSH ministers -- Operation PUSH pushed out of State of

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 08-16-1987

Segments: -- Northwest flight 255 crashes in Detroit, 149 feared dead -- Airplane engine fire forces emergency landing in West Germany -- Flood victims wait for water to recede -- Flood clean up in Schiller Park halted by more rain -- AIDS patients chain selves to fence outside Jim Thompson's house -- Shooting spree at south side church injures 1 -- Auto chase in OH ends when vehicle crashes through house's attic -- Northwest flight 255 crash updated

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 08-17-1987

Segments: -- Northwest flight 255: 154 dead, caused probed -- Northwest flight 255: Lone survivor identified -- Northwest flight 255: Crash prompts concerns over engine failure -- Flood in Cook, DuPage Cnty., Jim Thompson seeks aid from Reagan -- Flood victims blame Elmhurst town officials for poor preparation -- Golf tournament, Western Open, threatened by flooding -- Hostage Charles Glass escape reported in Lebanon -- Rudolf Hess dies at age 93 -- Persian Gulf minesweeping efforts begun by US -- Explosives confiscated from Arab plotting wave of terrorism -- Book "Spy Catcher" banned in Great Britain -- Operation Greylord: Adam Stillo implicated -- Operation Saf

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 08-18-1987

Segments: -- Northwest flight 255: Investigators continue crash probe -- Northwest flight 255: Cecelia Cichan condition updated -- Northwest flight 255: Wind shear problems probed -- Airplane, biplane makes emergency landing in Blue Island -- Home repair fraud charged to 3 in waterproofing scam -- Water boil order in DuPage Cnty. prompted by recent flooding -- Flooding causes sewage plant problems in Elmhurst and Villa Park -- Hostage Charles Glass escape from Lebanese captors confirmed -- Rudolf Hess death may have been suicide -- Sexual assault suspect sought in attack on Oak Forest teen -- CHA board members tour decaying highrises -- Stock market drops 45.91 poi

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Chicago Local News (CBS2) - 08-19-1987

Segments: -- Northwest flight 255: Possible pilot error probed -- Shooting spree in England leaves 14 dead -- David Horowitz held at gunpoint on live television -- Bears sign letter of intent for west side stadium -- Soldier Field slated to receive sky boxes -- CTA budget includes fare hike proposal -- Michael Jackson named in paternity suit -- Collapse of mall under construction in Crown Point, IN injures 6 -- Home repair fraud suspects' bond set -- Flooded Elmhurst residents vent anger at city officials -- Airplane pilot comments on 08/18/87 crash landing in Blue Island -- Dolphin (Bottlenose) deaths blamed on bacteria -- Mosquitoes (Asian Tiger) found at north

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That's Infotainment -

A variety show for the benefit of the Chicago chapter of the Writers Guild during their strike against WBBM.

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News - WBBM News - 10 O'Clock News - Persian Gulf Peace Talks Fail

The Channel 2 newscast covers the failure of negotiations between Iraq and the U.S. at Geneva, the mayoral race, and the day's sports news.

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News - WBBM News - Channel 2 News - Mayor Washington "Chicago Remembers"

Local and National dignitaries as well as average Chicagoans pay their final respects to Mayor Harold Washington upon his passing in Nov. 1987. Political reporter Mike Flannery examines the immmediate jockey- ing for political positions that followed Washington's death.

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MBC Publicity - Commercial Break: 1/4/90

WBBM reproter Bob Wallace visits the MBC gift shop "Commercial Break."

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Coughlin Goodbye -

WBBM-TV, Channel 2, employees prepared this tribute to John Coughlin on his retirement. His career is reviewed through video highlights.

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Investigative Reports - The Secret Tapes Of Richard Speck

Bill Kurtis' critically acclaimed look back on the mass killing of eight student nurses by Richard Speck in Chicago in the 1960s. Also a look at the previously unknown videotapes Speck made of himself while in Illinois prison.

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News - WBBM News - Twister

News report about the aftermath of the tornado with struck Planfield in 1990.

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Sports; Basketball - Raging Bulls: The 1991 NBA Champs

Post-game coverage of the 1991 NBA Champion Chicago Bulls.

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Sports; Basketball - The Bulls, The Best, The Champs

Special about the 1991 NBA Champion Chicago Bulls.

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Great "Pop" Quiz -

Fathers share their secrets for good parenting, and viewers can take a "Pop" quiz to test their own parenting skills.

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Billiken Summer Blast -

The WBBM news crew covers the Billiken Day Parade in Bronzeville, checks the progress of the town's restoration project, and highlights Glady's Luncheonette where people famous, and not, can dine together.

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Parade - Come Out and Play the Billiken Way

Corner to corner coverage of the Billiken Day Parade along with many human interest stories about people making a difference. Emmy winner for outstanding Non-News Special Event.

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News - WBBM News - Summer Flash Flood

Coverage of the Chicago Flood of 1987.