New Trier's 'Racial Civil Rights' Seminar Causes Uproar Among ParentsNew Trier Township High School heard from fired up parents about an upcoming seminar focusing on America's civil rights issues.
Jesse Owens Film “Race” Premiers In ChicagoCBS 2’s Vince Gerasole was on the red carpet.
Maywood Park Runs Its CourseMaywood Park Race Course won't open next season, and most believe that means it will shut down for good.
Some Runners Say They Got Last-Minute Notice About Changes To Chicago EventScores of women who signed up for the Chicago "Women Rock" event are complaining about last-minute changes that are shortening their time on the track. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Four Maps Help Tell Story Of Race In AmericaThis series of maps tells a compelling story of race in this country.
Aldermen Back Plan To Expand Police Profiling RestrictionsThe city’s racial profiling restrictions already do more than prohibit police stops based the driver’s race, they also ban religion, sexual orientation, or disability from being used as probable cause for a stop. Proposal would also ban stops based on national origin or gender identity.
A Colorized View Of The Racial Divide In Chicago Examining Chicago by racial divide, the city of neighborhoods is reduced to seven very distinct areas.
Hester, Chris Johnson Race Cheetahs; Who Wins?National Geographic has pitted two of the fastest football players against cheetahs from Busch Gardens in Tampa to see who could cross the finish line first.
‘The Amazing Race’ Returns With New CastThe CBS competition series is back for its 23rd installment, with 11 new teams embarking on a race around the world for a chance at winning $1 million.
'Rooftop Pastor' Considers Congressional Bid With Jackson Jr.'s DepartureBrooks says two “highly respected” individuals recently reached out to him and asked him to think about running for the 2nd District.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Opinion: Obama’s 2007 Speech is Disturbingly RacistWhile there’s nothing wrong with an African-American president speaking in a black dialect, there is something terribly wrong with him speaking in a black accent and cadence when undoubtedly inciting racism to a predominantly African-American audience.