Suspicious Letter Sent To White House Linked To Homeless Chicago ManIt contained a milky white substance that tested negative at first for cyanide, and then positive during a second test. It’s being tested a third time.
Letter To Gary, Ind. Mom: We're Watching Your 'Lovely' DaughtersWhat Alfreda Murphy read prompted her to call the police and lock her children inside her home, CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.
Ex-Hospital Worker Gets Probation For Sending Letters To Patients Saying They Needed LobotomiesProsecutors accused Michelle Morrison of sending letters to Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital patients, claiming their electroshock therapy treatment had not worked.
Letter Sent To South Suburban Residents Reveals Non-VotersA letter that went out to some people in the southwest suburbs ahead of today's elections has sparked outrage from local residents and officials.
CPS Email To Parents Directs Them To Adult Web SiteThe Chicago Public Schools system has apologized for sending an email to parents that included a typo in a web link that sent them to an erotic website as a result.
Principals To Union: We Decide Teacher HiringThirty one principals in the Chicago public schools are sending a message to teachers union president Karen Lewis today.
Missing Indiana Student's Mother Issues Angry LetterThe mother of missing Indiana University student Lauren Spierer posted a bitter letter on the family Web site Thursday -- as she awaits the results of DNA testing on a skull found in the White River near Indianapolis.
Activists Call On Banks To Renegotiate Loans To Transit AgenciesA group of about 50 transit activists swarmed into the lobby of a Loop bank on Thursday, demanding to know why big banks are being bailed out, while charging sky-high interest rates for loans to public transit agencies.
CTA, Metra, Pace Gang Up On RTA Over ConsolidationsWhen Regional Transportation Authority Chairman John Gates wrote last week urging the Chicago Transit Authority, Metra and Pace to work more closely together, he wasn't anticipating the collaboration that resulted.
Report: New Letter Casts Doubt On Family Massacre Suspect's ChargesNew questions are being raised in the case of a father from Oswego who stands charged with killing his wife and three children in 2007.
Cardinal George: Rule On Contraception Would Be Attack On Religious PeopleFrancis Cardinal George came out with guns blazing against a federal rule that would require employers to pay for contraception for their staff, but President Barack Obama has now announced changes to the rule.
Joliet Bishop Slams Obama Administration Over Birth Control RuleRoman Catholics in the Joliet Diocese will be hearing about birth control from their bishop at mass this weekend.