Lawmakers Aim To Make Obama's Birthday A Holiday In IllinoisDemocratic lawmakers from Chicago have proposed bills to make former President Barack Obama's birthday a state holiday.
Obama "Fundamentally Disagrees" With Trump Travel BanIn his first criticism of his successor since leaving office, former President Barack Obama said "American values are at stake" in the wake of President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban.
Former President Obama Endorses King In 4th Ward Special ElectionIn one of his first acts after leaving the White House, former President Barack Obama has endorsed longtime friend Sophia King in the special election for alderman in his home ward on the South Side.
Blagojevich Daughter Slams Obama For Not Commuting Her Dad's SentenceRod Blagojevich is serving a 14-year sentence on corruption convictions, including the charge he tried to sell Obama's U.S. Senate seat.
Bittersweet Feeling Flows Through Hyde Park On Obama's Last DayObama's South Side Chicago neighborhood reflects on his Presidency.
Time Nearly Up For Blagojevich To Get Clemency From ObamaPresident-Elect Donald Trump may be another option for the imprisoned former Illinois governor. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
President Obama Honors Cubs: 'Special' Championship Rewarded Fans' Loyalty"Among Sox fans, I'm the Cubs' No. 1 fan," Obama says.
Jake Arrieta Will Miss Cubs' White House Visit Due To Family ReasonsArrieta confirmed that his absence is for a family medical situation and not related to politics.
Obama Bids Farewell To Presidency In Chicago SpeechObama plans to reaffirm in his farewell address his belief that change only happens when "ordinary people get involved, get engaged and come together to demand it."
Obama Speechwriter Promises 'Call To Action' In President's Farewell MessageCody Keenan has been with Barack Obama since joining his first presidential campaign, as an intern, back in 2007. CBS 2 Special Contributor Jay Levine reports.
One Man's Mission: Get Obama To Set Blagojevich FreeWith President Barack Obama’s final days in office winding down, one man has been on a mission to see to it former Gov. Rod Blagojevich gets his 14-year prison sentence commuted.
Former Republican Colleague Recalls Obama's Early YearsRTA Chairman Kirk Dillard says Chicago’s an appropriate place for Barack Obama’s last major speech.

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