Taft High School

National Guard Staff Sgt. Chris Maderer hugs his daughter, Beatrice, after surprising his daughters with his homecoming from duty on April 11, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Soldier Returns Home To Chicago To Surprise 4 Daughters

A national guardsman from the Northwest Side returned home Thursday to a warm welcome from neighbors, and surprised smiles from his kids, after serving his country around the world, including two Middle East wars.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2013

William Howard Taft High School (Credit: CBS)

Parents Of Teen Strip-Searched At School Sue Assistant Principal, Police

The student said two security guards, a Chicago police officer and a female assistant principal took him from an room where he was serving an “in school suspension” to a nearby washroom on the second floor, where they conducted a strip search.

CBS 2–12/05/2012

Texting And Driving Simulators

Teens Get Eye-Opening Warning About Texting And Driving

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker has this look at what is being done to send a message to teens that they’re risking their lives when they text and drives.

CBS 2–05/09/2011