Salt Lake City

This map illustrates the best regions for upward mobility in the United States.  The lighter shades indicate higher chances of success. (Credit: Harvard University)

Living The American Dream? Chicago Is A City That Doesn’t Work, Study Finds

For parents who want their children to live the American Dream, Chicago is a city that doesn’t work, a group of Harvard and Cal-Berkley researchers found

05/29/2014

Joseph Paul Franklin (Credit: Missouri Department of Corrections)

White Supremacist Serial Killer Executed In Missouri

Joseph Paul Franklin, a white supremacist who targeted blacks and Jews in a cross-country killing spree from 1977 to 1980, was put to death Wednesday in Missouri, the state’s first execution in nearly three years.

11/20/2013

Mitt Romney (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Opinion: What Is Mitt Romney Hiding?

Romney isn’t revealing what he did while he held the public’s trust, both as head of the Olympics and as Governor of Massachusetts. With each passing week, Romney creates more questions about what he has done in the past and what he will do in the White House.

07/24/2012

George WBush and Mitt Romney (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Second Coming Of W

Down to the trademark “W”, W. Mitt Romney is literally the second coming of the George W. Bush: the economic strategy that led to the worst American economy since the Great Depression and the Bush legacy of secrecy in the face of questions from the American public.

07/13/2012

Gay Rights

Chicago Doesn’t Make Magazine’s ‘Gayest Cities’ List

The Advocate Magazine has released its “Gayest Cities in America” list for the year, and some readers are rankled that Chicago didn’t make the list.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012