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Bryce the dog and his owner Amy Silverman. (Credit: CBS)

Woman In Poland Helps Highland Park Family Find Their Missing Dog

Who could have imagined it? A dog lost in Highland Park is found, thanks to a woman in Poland. How did it happen? CBS 2’s Mike Parker has this Original Report.

11/13/2013

Sebastian Senakiewicz is charged with conspiracy planning, for allegedly plotting to use Molotov cocktails to disrupt the NATO summit. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Polish Immigrant Convicted Of NATO Bomb Threat Deported

A man convicted of making false terrorist threats during the NATO Summit in 2012 has been deported to Poland after serving his sentence, federal officials said.

08/14/2013

Andrew Golota

Boxer Andrew Golota Faces Deportation

ne of Chicago’s best-known boxers faces deportation after being in the United States for 21 years.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012

Russian forward Andrey Arshavin (L) vies with Czech defender Theodor Gebre Selassie during the Euro 2012 football match Russia vs. Czech Republic. (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/GettyImages)

Bernstein: Euro Soccer Racism Shocking

It should probably be considered a good thing that soccer fans in Ukraine and Poland are so ugly. That the racist, anti-Semitic, xenophobic behavior on display at European soccer matches still has the capacity to stand out is testament to how far – and how quickly — our own country has evolved

670 The Score–06/10/2012

A Chinook helicopter will fly Gov. Pat Quinn and Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski to downstate Marseilles, for an awards ceremony for Illinois National Guard Troops, and honoring military cooperation between the U.S. and Poland. (Credit: CBS)

Governor, Polish President Visit Troops Downstate

Gov. Pat Quinn and Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski flew to Marseilles on Sunday to visit National Guard troops.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2012

A Polish flag with a black streamer flies from a car outside a memorial mass at Holy Trinity Church held to honor Polish President Lech Kaczynski and the 96 others killed when their plane crashed yesterday in Western Russia April 11, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago is home to the largest population of Polish people outside of Warsaw.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chicago’s Poles Eager For Visit From Their President During NATO Summit

Chicago is the largest Polish city outside of Poland, with more than 1 million people in the Chicago area considering themselves to be Polish. So, you can imagine they are excited about the delegation of Polish leaders who will visit Chicago for the NATO summit in less than two weeks.

CBS 2–05/09/2012

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Man Accused Of Plotting To Have 6 People Burned Alive

A man from Poland has been ordered held for court, after being accused of in a plot to kill six people for breaking up his marriage.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2012

A Polish flag with a black streamer flies from a car outside a memorial mass at Holy Trinity Church held to honor Polish President Lech Kaczynski and the 96 others killed when their plane crashed yesterday in Western Russia April 11, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago is home to the largest population of Polish people outside of Warsaw.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chicago Area Pols Pushing For Visa Waiver For Poland

Several Chicago aldermen and other local politicians with Polish roots — or Polish American constituents — are pushing a resolution in the City Council to ask the federal government to do away with the visa requirement for Polish citizens.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2012

Tony And Janina Wasilewski

Family Reunited After Deported Wife Returns

A Chicago area family has begun a new chapter of life, and for the first time in 22 years, their immigration status is no longer in doubt.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2011

Photo Of The U.S. Flag. (John Cody/WBBM Photo)

Family To Be Reunited After Deportation Sent Wife Back To Poland

Four years after they were separated by deportation, a family is about to be reunited today at O’Hare International Airport.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2011

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Chicago Catholics Filled With Pride As John Paul Nears Sainthood

Thousands of the faithful at the Vatican for Easter on Sunday will remain in Rome for the beatification of Pope John Paul II next week. Hundreds of Chicagoans also plan to make the journey.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2011

Paulina Karwowska

Mom’s Book Passes On Polish Christmas Traditions

Christmastime brings people and traditions together from around the world, and CBS 2’s Don Schwenneker talked with one Chicagoan who wanted to find out the reason behind some of the traditions.

CBS 2–12/23/2010