5 Day Trips Near Chicago To Do Before The Kids Go Back To SchoolPack up the car and travel for a day of fun, history and outdoor activities with your kids with these five destinations near Chicago.
Travel Guide To Mount Rushmore National MemorialPractical travel guide to one of the jewels of the National Parks System, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Caretakers Of Lincoln's Tomb Face Setbacks Amid 150th Anniversary Of His DeathCaretakers of Abraham Lincoln's tomb are on the defensive over an unflattering critique in National Geographic magazine and looming budget cuts that could threaten management of the historic site, even as they commemorate the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War president's assassination.
Someone You Should Know: Replica Train Maker David KlokeCBS 2's Harry Porterfield introduces us to a Chicago area man who is recreating the locomotive that carried Abraham Lincoln's body from Washington to Springfield 150 years ago.
State Could Add Memorial Near Lincoln TombOak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield is billed as the second most visited cemetery in the country and already has memorials for veterans of World War II, Korea and Vietnam, in addition to Lincoln's Tomb.
Joliet Funeral Director To Display Replica Lincoln CasketA suburban funeral director has come up with an unusual way to honor Abraham Lincoln next month.
Lincoln Delivered Gettsyburg Address 151 Years Ago TodayOn this date in 1863 President Abraham Lincoln wasn't even the featured speaker as thousands gathered to venerate the fallen soliders at Gettysburg.
Your City Guide to Washington D.C.Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.
Hillary Clinton Mixes Up Her History At Chicago Book Tour EventIt would be a good narrative, if it were only true.
Historic Photos In Color: Lincoln, Capone, Oswald ... And MoreIn history books and televised documentaries, we see Abraham Lincoln as a blurred, distant figure in black and white.
Lincoln Museum Getting Dozens Of New DocumentsDozens of Lincoln family documents have been donated to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, thanks to the widow of a man who was once the state's Lincoln collection curator.
Abraham Lincoln's Father To Be Honored For Military ServiceLincoln historians and fans will be celebrating the life and service of the 16th President's father this weekend.