Chicago Cartoonist Explores Lessons From 'Mister Rogers' In New BookThe graphic novel weaves memorable 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' highlights with the author's own experiences as a teacher.
Woman Who Set Emmett Till's Murder In Motion Changes Her Story: BookCarolyn Donham, the white woman who claimed Emmett Till whistled at her, now says she did not tell the truth in court, according to a new book.
Robert Blagojevich 'Was Angry' At Rod During Trial, But Blames Feds For 'Very Stressful' OrdealRobert Blagojevich said he has written to his brother in prison, and even tried to visit the former governor as he serves his 14-year sentence in Colorado, but Rod Blagojevich has refused to see his older brother, or respond to written letters. Though the two remain estranged, Robert said he hopes to reconnect with his brother.
Willie Wilson On Past Troubles: 'My Laundry's Out There'Willie Wilson discusses his personal history -- warts and all -- with CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine.
Bush 43 Signs His Book About Bush 41 In NapervilleGeorge W. Bush appeared Monday at Anderson's Bookshop to sell the biography he wrote about his father, former President George H. W. Bush.
The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The USWhile traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.
Doctor Publishes Book Detailing History Of Children's Memorial HospitalAs part of the series “Images of America,” Dr. Stanford Shulman compiled photographs of Children’s Memorial Hospital – now Lurie Children’s Hospital – tracing the hospital’s history, starting as an 8-bed cottage in 1882.
Photographer Seeks Funds For Book Chronicling Youth Violence In ChicagoTo some, youth violence in Chicago is nothing more than statistics taking up time on their nightly newscast. Carlos Javier Ortiz -- in his upcoming book titled We All We Got ... -- hopes to show you more than a bunch of numbers. He hopes to show you the victims, families and communities plagued by violence, and he hopes you'll see just how human they really are.
One-Legged Parakeet Rescued From Hoarder's Home Inspires Kids' BookNicknamed "Nubs," the multi-colored parakeet was one of nearly 500 birds found living in a home last October. About 150 birds were dead.
CPS Denies Banning Graphic Novel By Iranian AuthorChicago Public Schools officials denied rumors Friday that they had banned the graphic novel “Perseopolis” from its schools, explaining they only determined it was inappropriate for use in 7th grade curriculum.
'Shred' Dieters Eat Many Times A DayCBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist talks with the Chicago creator of the Shred Diet.
Help! Missing Elf: One Man's Journey With Elf On The ShelfWhat do you do when your elf leaves and doesn't come back? Mount a search party? Hire a private detective? You contact customer service, which is exactly what Fred Sasaki did. Here's how that went...