Game Time Salute Honors Army Veteran Jerome "JT" TaylorFor Jerome "JT" Taylor, the Army provided him with more than just the opportunity to earn money for college, it also instilled within him the skills and values that would serve him well after his time in the service ended.
Family Of Fallen Soldier Battled Pentagon To Have Remains Returned To ChicagoFor decades, Bud Kelder's remains were officially unidentified. He's finally coming home, after a legal fight.
Chicago-Area Family Concerned After Soldier Goes AWOL In ColoradoDanny Domres, an Oswego High School graduate, may be suffering from PTSD, his mother tells WBBM's Steve Miller.
Returning Soldier Gets Hero's Welcome At Hoffman Estates SchoolA third-grade class at Frank C. Whitely Elementary School had written letters to Capt. Allen at the urging of a classmate whose father is also in the service.
Army Probes Death Of Alaska-Based Soldier From Chicago AreaSgt. Okan Murat Cetinbag of Morton Grove, Ill., died at an Anchorage hospital Tuesday evening after being removed from life support.
College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore PrideArmy will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.
Navy Defeats Army 17-13Keenan Reynolds extended Navy's dominance against Army, scoring the winning touchdown late in the fourth quarter.
Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
Army Sergeant Gets Home Makeover From Admiring CommunityThe University Park fixer-upper Jimesha Rice bought two years ago was all fixed up for her when she returned from Afghanistan. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Soldier From Chesterton Killed In AfghanistanA soldier from northwestern Indiana died in Afghanistan last week while trying to save others.
Harnish's 5 TD Passes Lead NIU Over Army 49-26Chandler Harnish helped give new Northern Illinois coach Dave Doeren a win in his debut. Harnish tossed a career-high five touchdown passes and rushed for another to lead the Huskies to a 49-26 victory over Army in Doeren's head coaching debut on Saturday.
Services To Be Held For Local Soldier Killed In IraqServices will be held later this week for a southwest suburban soldier who was killed in Iraq last week.