Emily Beazley

Emily Beazley (Supplied photo)

Young Cancer Victim Emily Beazley Dies After Inspiring 4-Year Struggle

A 12-year-old girl, whose four-year struggle with cancer galvanized her neighborhood and inspired a wave of support over the last several weeks, has died.

05/19/2015

Emily Beazley (Supplied photo)

Young Chicago Girl Battling Cancer Gets Call From Taylor Swift

A young cancer patient in Mount Greenwood received a phone call from pop star Taylor Swift Wednesday.

04/29/2015

Emily Beazley and her sister, Olivia, being sworn in as Chicago Police Headquarters. (Credit: CBS)

Emily Beazley, Sister Named Honorary Chicago Police Officers

Another honor today for a young cancer patient fighting the fight of her life: Emily Beazley and her sister became honorary Chicago Police Officers.

04/28/2015

Emily Beazley (Supplied photo)

Friends Of Mt. Greenwood Girl Battling Cancer Send Video Invite To Taylor Swift

First, she had a Chicago street named in her honor. Now friends and even total strangers want to help Emily Beazley, a young girl battling cancer, make another dream come true.

04/26/2015

Emily Beazley (Supplied photo)

Mount Greenwood Street Dedicated To 12-Year-Old Cancer Patient Emily Beazley

A street in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood was being dedicated Friday afternoon to a 12-year-old girl who has battled cancer for a third of her life.

04/24/2015

'A Christmas Carol'

Robin Ventura Joins 9-Year-Old Cancer Patient Onstage For ‘A Christmas Carol’

A 9-year-old Chicago cancer patient’s wish was granted Wednesday night at the Goodman Theatre.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011