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Jeffrey Mladenik was killed on Sept. 11, 2001. (CBS)

Sugar Grove Family Watches Wreath-Laying At Ground Zero

Sue Mladenik lost her husband Jeffrey on Sept. 11, 2001. On Thursday, she watched as President Obama visited Ground Zero following the death of Osama bin Laden.


Cardinal Francis George in Rome (CBS)

With New Book, Cardinal Addresses Evil In The World

Chicago’s Cardinal Francis George talks with CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine about the timely topics of religion in government and whether evil acts can be forgiven.


Rashard Mendenhall

Mendenhall Posts ‘Clarification’ For Bin Laden Tweets

Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall wrote a “clarification” of his comments made Monday on Twitter regarding the death of Osama bin Laden.


Uncle Fatty's

Bar Calls Off Party Celebrating Bin Laden’s Death

Uncle Fatty’s Rum Resort in the South Lakeview neighborhood has decided to call off a planned party celebrating the death of Osama bin Laden.

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Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

Aldermen Want Parade For Navy SEALs Who Killed Bin Laden

A group of Chicago aldermen wants to honor the military for killing Osama bin Laden this week.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

This frame grab from the Saudi-owned television network MBC (Middle East Broadcasting Center) shows alleged terror mastermind Osama bin Laden gesturing an undated videotape broadcast by the Dubai-based MBC 17 April 2002. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Chicago Reacts: Bin Laden Photos Won’t Be Released

Chicagoans are reacting to the decision by President Barack Obama not to make public the gruesome death photos of Osama bin Laden.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

A CTA bus approaches a stop. (CBS)

CTA Fighting Cuts To Federal Transit Security Funds

Officials believe the death of Osama Bin Laden increases the risk of retaliation from his supporters. And the greatest threat is to the nation’s buses and trains

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

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Local Experts Weigh Merits Of Releasing Bin Laden Death Photos

The push is on for the public release of the graphic pictures of Osama bin Laden’s corpse, but some local experts have their doubts about the idea.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

Rashard Mendenhall

Mendenhall Creates More Twitter Trouble With Bin Laden Tweets

Back in March, former Illini and current Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall created some controversy over several of his Tweets that compared the NFL labor situation to “modern-day slavery.”

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

White House Chief Of Staff Bill Daley, in blue suit and tie, watched the raid that killed Osama Bin Laden in real time from the White House. (Credit: White House Photo)

Bill Daley Among Senior Staff Who Watched Bin Laden Raid

Among the senior White House staff who watched the death of Osama Bin Laden do down in real time, was Chicagoan and White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011


Navy SEALs Who Killed Bin Laden Likely Started At Great Lakes

Members of the U.S. Navy SEAL team that killed Osama bin Laden would have started their training at Naval Station Great Lakes on the North Shore.

WBBM Newsradio–05/03/2011

San Francisco Giants vs San Diego Padres

Wisch: Thoughts On Bin Laden, 9/11 And Sports In America

I love sports. But, sometimes, they’re just not that important.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

Metra Security Heightened

Tightened Security Continues After Bin Laden’s Death

Chicago continues to step up security measures in the wake of Osama bin Laden’s death.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (CBS File Photo)

Kirk: White House May Need To Release Photo Of Bin Laden’s Corpse

The Illinois junior senator concedes it could be grisly, but suggests releasing photographic evidence of Osama bin Laden’s death would quash conspiracy theories that he survives.


Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim vs Boston Red Sox - May 2, 2011

Sports World Reacts To Bin Laden Death

Before the top of the fourth inning at Nationals Park, the public address announcer encouraged everyone at the baseball stadium to cheer for the active or retired members of the service who were in the stands Monday.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Robert Rasmussen was killed in Tower Two of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11. (CBS)

9/11 Widow: The U.S. ‘Didn’t Forget’ Bin Laden

Anna Rasmussen Stansbury in many ways has moved on with her life, but she keeps a firm connection with her late husband, Bob, who died on Sept. 11, 2001. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker explains.


Cardinal Francis George in Rome (CBS)

Vatican, Cardinal George Offer Measured Response To Bin Laden Death

Church officials say there is no rejoicing in the taking of human life, but they add Osama bin Laden created untold misery for others. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports from Rome.


American Flag

Heat Fans To Sing National Anthem Solo

Since Al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was killed by U.S. forces in Pakistan, the country has seen tremendous displays of patriotism. Those patriotic acts will likely continue as baseball basketball and hockey teams contineu their seasons.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

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Chicago Muslim Council On Bin Laden: ‘End Of Dark Era’

In Chicago, the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago says the killing of the al-Qaeda leader marks “the end of a dark era.”

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

President Obama addresses the nation from the East Room of the White House following the death of Osama Bin Laden.  (CBS)

Expert: Political Boost For Obama, But Will It Last?

An expert on presidential politics says the killing of Osama bin Laden on President Obama’s watch will help the president politically.

WBBM Newsradio–05/02/2011