Improvised Explosive Devices

Michael Sutter before his 2003 deployment to Iraq. He was killed by an improvised explosive device while disarming bombs the day after Christmas 2003. (Credit: Facebook)

Southwest Suburban Park Named For Fallen Soldier

The dedication of a new park Tuesday night in southwest suburban Tinley Park will be a bittersweet moment for a local family, whose son died serving in Iraq more than 10 years ago.


Soldiers Memorial (Photo by Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Funeral Set For Plainfield Soldier

Funeral arrangements have been announced for U.S. Army Pfc. Andrew N. Meari, who was killed Monday in Afghanistan.


George Hood, Statonary Bike

Man Sets New Stationary Bike Record

George Hood is attempting to set a new Guinness World Record on the stationary bike, in an effort to raise money for the causes he holds most dear.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2010