Disabled, Advocates Urge Lawmakers To Block Proposed Caregiver Overtime BanAdvocates for the disabled and their caregivers have asked state lawmakers to scrap proposed rules that would reduce home care given to people with disabilities.
Woman Gets City Hall Runaround After Her Handicapped Parking Signs Are StolenWheelchair user Julie Falco waits -- and waits -- to get her parking space back. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Waukegan Man Charged With Killing Wife, Disabled DaughterA 53-year-old man has been charged with two counts of murder, after allegedly killing his wife, their disabled daughter, and a dog at their home in Waukegan, before trying to take his own life.
Brutal Winter Has Been Extra Tough On The DisabledIf you think you've been having a tough time getting around this winter in all the snow, ice, slush, and now rain; just imagine what it’s like for the disabled.
Officials Drastically Reduce Number Of Free-Parking Placards For Disabled DriversAnother financial windfall is in store for the parking meter company that’s already fleeced city taxpayers twice. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Teen Guilty In Videotaped Beating Death Of Disabled ManA Cook County judge has found a 19-year-old man guilty in the beating death of a disabled Chicago man -- a brutal crime captured on videotape and then posted on Facebook.
Chicago's Anixter Center Celebrates Nearly A Century Of ServiceIt might appear to be your average packaging company on Chicago's North side, but its employees make the Anixter center different from the others.
Disabled Man Claims He Was Wrongly Evicted, Refuses To Go To ShelterJames Roberts sat in his wheelchair on a sidewalk at Broadway and Ardmore Avenue. He was freezing, but was refusing to leave behind the belongings stacked around him.
2 Investigators: Handicap Accessibility Problems Plague Many Metra StationsSteep ramps, broken concrete and inoperable doors are safety and accessibility problems CBS 2's Investigators uncovered at various Metra train stations.
City Offers Free Medallion To Cabbie Who Wins Award For Service To DisabledThe City of Chicago is offering a major reward to cabdrivers who serve disabled passengers - a free medallion.
Elderly Woman's Missing Handicapped Placard Found, Man Charged With Unlawful UseIt's been more than two years since a 73-year-old Chicago woman lost her handicapped parking placard. But police say they found it over the weekend, in a car belonging to a healthy, 35-year-old man.
Ground Broken On $13M Independent Housing Center For DisabledA first-of-its-kind groundbreaking was held in Mount Prospect on Monday, as community leaders, developers, and other partners turned the dirt for $13 million independent living complex for the disabled and mentally ill.