Derrick Rose.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Bulls Downplay Reggie Rose’s Cryptic Comments About Derrick

Reggie Rose indicated the Bulls aren’t doing enough to put together a championship team around his brother, Derrick.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2013

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Chicago, meets with reporters. (CBS File Photo)

Rev. Jackson Issues Statement On Son’s Legal Woes

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. released a statement Monday thanking those who have prayed for Jesse Jackson Jr. and his family. He also calls the hurt “indescribable.”


Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard talks with public school principals at a roundtable discussion about issues critical to contract talks in the ongoing Chicago teachers' strike on Sept. 12, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Full Statement From Jean-Claude Brizard

Full statement from Jean-Claude Brizard, who stepped down as chief of Chicago’s Public Schools.


Cardinal Francis George speaks to reporters during a visit to Children's Memorial Hospital on Christmas Sunday. (Credit: CBS)

George On KKK Remarks: Gay Pride Parade Organizers ‘Invited’ Comparisons

Amid new calls for an apology for comparing the gay rights movement to the Ku Klux Klan, Francis Cardinal George has defended his statements, saying organizers of the Gay Pride Parade “invited” the comparison.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

Joe Paterno is surrounded by reporters. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Read: Statement From Joe Paterno On Retiring

Read Joe Paterno’s full written statement announcing his retirement at the end of the season.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2011