Quinn said state police are already helping patrol in East St. Louis, another city that has its challenges with violent crime.
“My military training played a big role in how I reacted,” said Spc. Jovanta Duncan. “I assessed the situation and took action.”
Chicago soldier leaving town for training was worried for his children. That’s because he didn’t think his own yard was a safe place for them to play while he’s gone. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports its another case of mistaken identity, with no one in custody.
Twelve men were greeted with hugs and some tears.
The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.
National Guard troops will be dispatched to Chicago for the NATO summit next month.
The average college student will face $22,000 in student loans when he or she graduates. It’ll take at least 10 years to pay it off. But what if some or even all of your debt could be forgiven, erased, wiped clean?
National Guard Sgt. First Class John Masson lost three limbs in Afghanistan, and now his hometown is saying thank you for his sacrifice.
Staff Sgt. Sal Giunta, recently recognized by President Obama, pulled two fellow soldiers from enemy fire in 2007.