Health Officials Offer Food Safety Advice For ThanksgivingIf you want your Thanksgiving guests to be thankful they joined you for Thursday’s big meal, public health officials said you need to practice good food safety habits.
2 Investigators: Spot Inspections At The Taste Of ChicagoIn this follow-up report, CBS 2's Pam Zekman and a health expert hit some of the food booths at this year's event.
McDonald's Sales Hit By China Scandal, US WeaknessMcDonald's says a global sales figure fell 2.5 percent in July, dragged down by persistent weakness in the U.S. and a food safety scandal in China. The results reflect what is likely to be just the beginnings of the fallout from a Chinese food scandal late last month.
Emanuel Warns Sequestration Cuts Will Hurt ChicagoMayor Emanuel is warning Chicago will be hurt if lack of a budget deal triggers automatic budget cuts known as Sequestration, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Emanuel Wants To Limit Restaurant InspectionsMayor Emanuel wants some establishments that sell mostly pre-packaged food to be free from the inspection process that oversees restaurants in the city.
Durbin: Funding Needed For Food Safety LawU.S. Senate Majority Whip Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says now that he has a food safety law, he needs congressional cash to fund it.