Veterans say this flag has been flying at half-staff for five months. (CBS/Steve Miller)

Veterans: School Has Flown Tattered Flag Non-Stop For Five Months

They say it’s been untouched, flying at half-staff, since the death of a state official.


Emad Karakrah (Chicago Police Department)

Motorist With ISIS Flag Makes Bomb Threat Against Police

Emad Karakrah allegedly told police during his arrest that there was a bomb in the car and he would detonate it if they searched the vehicle.


Suburban VFW Given OK To Fly Flag

As Newsradio first reported last week, members of the VFW Post in Glendale Heights were gearing up for a fight after getting a letter from their landlord that said flags were prohibited.


Malaysian Flag

Group Takes Heat For Lowering U.S. Flag, Mounting Malaysian Flag For Event

A local group took some heat this week for briefly taking down the American flag at a Northfield park and putting up a Malaysian flag.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

American flag (file)

Oversized Flag In Libertyville Draws Controversy

An oversized American flag on an oversized flagpole is the object of some controversy in north suburban Libertyville.

WBBM Newsradio–01/13/2011