2 Investigators: VA Tells Live Claimant He's DeadThe problem is, veteran Karl Moess is very much alive, CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Report: Firefighters, Paramedics Have Collected Over $27M In Tax-Free DisabilityAbuse of disability benefits by Chicago Police officers hit the headlines over the weekend, and now, a published report says the firefighters have run up a big tab for the city too.
CPS Teachers Want Pay Hikes, More BenefitsMarking the start of what is expected to be contentious contract negotiations, the Chicago Teachers Union made its first round of demands to the Chicago Board of Education.
Mom Fights For Benefits For Missing Son's Young DaughterFive years now after the disappearance of a 26-year-old DeKalb County man – and almost two years since a court declared him dead – his mother says she is fighting to keep Social Security death benefits for her son’s young daughter.
Prosecutors: State Caseworker Sought Sex From ClientsAn Illinois state employee is being held on $70,000 bond, on charges that he solicited sex from the people he was supposed to be helping.
Protesters: United Not Doing Enough To Get Benefits From CityA couple dozen protesters stood outside United Airlines' Chicago offices on Sunday to demand that United do more for the city.
Group Says Ill. State Workers Paid More Than Private Sector PeersA free market think tank says pay for Illinois state workers has far outpaced private sector pay over the last 15 years and should be reduced as part of any serious efforts to balance the budget.
NFL Retirees Hope For Benefits In New CBAOne of the parties very concerned about the current NFL labor negotiations, but haven't really been in the middle of any discussion are the former players who've made the league what it is today.
No More Money Down The DrainIt cost taxpayers almost $2.4 million when nearly 80 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago employees quit late last year rather than lose benefits.
Man Raped In Military Says VA Denying Him BenefitsThousands of soldiers are sexually assaulted every year by fellow soldiers. Now one of them is speaking out about how the Veterans Administration failed him. CBS 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.