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Assassination

Then Sen. John F. Kennedy visits Barrington High School in October 1960, a month before he was elected president. (Credit: Barrington School District 220)

Barrington High School To Display Photos Of Kennedy Visit In 1960

On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, a northwest suburban high school plans to show off newly discovered pictures of the late president.

11/13/2013

Abraham Lincoln

Researchers Find Account Of Doctor Who Treated Lincoln’s Fatal Wound

Researchers scouring the National Archives for papers involving President Abraham Lincoln say they’ve made an exciting discovery: a first-person account of a doctor who rushed to Lincoln’s side after he was shot at Ford’s Theatre in D.C.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012

Union janitors hold a rally after voting to authorize a strike on March 31, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Activists Evoke Dr. King In Calling For Fair Contract For Janitors

On the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination in Memphis, union workers in Chicago are calling for a fair contract for janitors as they threaten to strike next week.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2012