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Cardinal Francis George in Rome (CBS)

Cardinal George Meets With Music Director Fired After Revealing Same-Sex Marriage Plans

Francis Cardinal George and a suburban music director met Tuesday and they talked about the director’s decision to marry another man.


Cardinal Francis George in Rome (CBS)

Cardinal To Meet With Choir Director Fired For Same-Sex Marriage Plans

Colin Collette was a popular and respected music director at Holy Family Church in suburban Inverness. But his announcement of same-sex marriage on social media went against church teachings, and he was fired.


A cross is held aloft. (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Parishioners Come Out In Support Of Fired Music Director

Church members, supporters, and critics gathered in the northwest suburbs Wednesday night to discuss the parish music director—fired over plans to marry his same sex partner.


A cross is held aloft. (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Music Director At Suburban Catholic Church Fired After Same-Sex Engagement

Some parishioners at a north suburban Roman Catholic church are upset with the archdiocese – for the firing of the parish music director after he got engaged to his male partner.


Fire gutted a home in northwest suburban Inverness, causing about $1 million in damage on July 16, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Fire Guts Home In Inverness

A fire caused well over a $1 million in damage to a home in Inverness Tuesday night, and two of the more than 100 responding firefighters had to be treated for heat exhaustion.


Jacquelyn Greco. (Credit: Police Booking Photo)

Wife Charged With Arranging Husband’s 1979 Murder

The wife of a commodities broker gunned down in 1979 inside his upscale northwest suburban home has been charged with arranging his murder—a killing Cook County authorities contend was prompted by a failing marriage.


A school bus driver and the driver of an SUV were injured in a crash in northwest suburban Inverness on April 18, 2013. No students were on the bus at the time. (Credit: CBS)

Two Hurt When School Bus, SUV Collide In Inverness

The driver of an SUV suffered “very serious” injuries and a school bus driver also was hospitalized on Thursday, after their vehicles were involved in an ugly wreck in northwest suburban Inverness.


(Photo From Lake Zurich Police)

Lake Zurich Teacher Charged With Sex Abuse

A Lake Zurich High School drama teacher has been arrested and charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

WBBM Newsradio–11/02/2010