Girl Scouts Were Robbed At Gunpoint, Officers Cover The Costs And Donate $1,000A Girl Scouts troop in central California were robbed Wednesday at gunpoint outside a grocery store. Now city police have reached in their own wallets to help cover the costs and support the troop.
Activist Raises $10,000 For Homeless Shelter In UptownAn Uptown neighborhood shelter recently spared from closing just before Christmas has received more help in providing assistance to the homeless.
Ken Griffin Donates $12M To Upgrade Lakefront TrailChicago billionaire Ken Griffin has donated $12 million to the Chicago Park District to make the Lakefront Trail safer by creating separate paths for joggers and cyclists along all 18 miles of the trail.
Roosevelt University Receives $25M Donation, Its Largest EverRoosevelt University announced Monday that it has received a $25 million donation, the largest in the school’s 71-year history.
Ricketts Family Pledge $1 Million To Donald TrumpAfter spending millions top oppose him, Joe Ricketts has promised at least $1 million to Donald Trump.
Family Of Toddler With Leukemia 'Forever Grateful' For Letter From Anthony RizzoThe letter from the Cubs' first baseman has since gone viral on social media.
Family Of Baby Heart Patient Knows The Pain Of WaitingCBS 2's Rob Johnson introduces us to Ava Martin, who has endured much in her 15 months.
University Of Chicago Gets $100M For Global Conflict CenterCiting a migration crisis that has displaced more people this year than at any time since World War II, entrepreneur brothers Thomas and Timothy Pearson said Wednesday they are giving $100 million to the University of Chicago for a research institute aimed at using big data to study and resolve global conflicts.
Man Knowingly Donated HIV-Positive Blood: Gary, Ind. PoliceWilfred Campbell Jr. received payment for the donation, which was thrown out after testing revealed it was tainted, police said.
Federal Judge In Hastert Case Previously Donated $1,500 To Former CongressmanThe office of U.S. District Judge Thomas M. Durkin said the judge could not comment on any aspect of the case, including whether he might recuse himself.
Sister Of Warren Buffett Donates $100M To NorthwesternBillionaire investor Warren Buffett's sister has donated $100 million to Northwestern University, which the suburban Chicago school says is the largest single gift in its history.
Rialto Theatre To Return $350,000 Donation For New MarqueeThe main requirement Ed Czerkies wanted when he donated the money was to have his parents’ names prominently displayed on a new digital marquee for the Rialto, which would replace the classic original marquee. After significant backlash from the community, the board backed off, and so did Czerkies.