U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (CBS)

Sen. Kirk: Changes Needed At The Top At Hines VA Hospital

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says five cases had to be settled in court after treatment delays harmed Hines VA patients.


Customers check out some of the vendors at the 2012 edition of the Taste of Chicago, which was shortened to five days and pushed back until after the July 4 holiday. (Credit: CBS)

Taste Of Chicago Could See More Changes After Losing $1.3M Last Year

After watching the Taste of Chicago lose $1.3 million last summer, despite significantly scaling back the festival to cut costs, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday he’s asked his team at the Department of Cultural Affairs to come up with more changes for the Taste this year.

WBBM Newsradio–02/20/2013

A cross is held aloft. (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Catholic Churches Begin Changes To Mass

For Roman Catholics, this year’s Advent season is also a season of change. For the first time in almost half a century, a new English language translation of Catholic Mass went into effect on Sunday.

CBS Chicago–11/27/2011

The changing of the guard in Chicago was evident on the Skyway Monday after Rahm Emanuel was sworn in. (CBS/Captured News)

Emanuel To City Workers: Stop Slapping My Name On Signs

Mayor Emanuel said he doesn’t want city employees wasting time and money putting up signs that bear his name.