Connecticut Lawmakers Pass Ban On Bump StocksThere's an exception in the legislation for licensed firearms manufacturers fulfilling a military contract.
Police: Man Charged With Making Threats Reveled In Sandy Hook MassacreA man accused of posting online threats of killing people on the campus of North Central College in Naperville also appeared to have taken delight in the Dec. 14 mass-shooting murder of 26 elementary school children and teachers in Newtown, Conn.
Chicago Moms March For Gun ControlIn New Jersey, the nation’s capital and in cities across the country, thousands gathered to call for more gun control.
Algonquin Arcade Removes Violent GamesNo Limit Arcade is making some changes as a result of the Newtown shootings.
Comfort Dogs Headed Back To Chicago From NewtownA few of the local comfort dogs sent to Newtown, Connecticut to aid in recovery from the Sandy Hook tragedy are on their way home today.
Comfort Dogs Returning To Newtown For When Sandy Hook Kids Go Back To SchoolTherapy dogs from the Chicago area were preparing to head back to Newtown, Conn., in hopes of easing the first day back to school for Sandy Hook Elementary School students.
Lockport Holds Vigil For Newtown, Conn. VictimsEven though 763 miles separate Lockport from Newtown, Conn., there was no distance in the hearts of people who attended a vigil in Illinois. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Chicagoan Is Participating In "#26Acts" Movement To Honor Sandy Hook VictimsCBS 2’s Marissa Bailey explains how some area residents are observing a new movement to “pay it forward” following the Newtown, Conn. shooting.
Suburban Neighborhood Luminaria Display To Support Former Newtown FamilyWhen Barbara and Keith Baron and their two kids moved into the southeast Naperville neighborhood last August, they had no idea that an unspeakably violent act would soon put on the map the beloved town they had just left behind.
Bells Toll, Moment Of Silence Observed For Victims Of Newtown ShootingsGov. Pat Quinn has declared Friday as a day of mourning for the victims of the shooting massacre last week in Connecticut.
Mayan Apocalypse Scare Prompts Barrington Schools To Heighten SecuritySchool officials for northwest suburban Barrington School District 220 say they are just playing it safe. Real safe.
Coalition Of Mayors Calls For Stricter Gun Control LawsSpurred by the Newtown school shooting massacre, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was leading a coalition of Chicago area mayors in a renewed drive for stronger gun control laws.