George Koukos (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Held On $100K Bond For Stabbing, Running Over Inflatable Rat

George Koukos became upset when an inflatable rat used by Teamsters pickeding in the Loop blocked his way into a building where he was going for a moving job.


(Photo: Publicity shots of Dick Devos, union opponent, and James P. Hoffa, union organizer)

Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!

James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.


Comcast workers in Romeoville will vote on whether to unionize next month. (CBS)

Comcast Workers In Romeoville May Unionize

Comcast employees in one southwest suburb say they want better working conditions under the national cable giant. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley presents an Original Report.


Rahm Emanuel  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Emanuel Way Ahead In Teamsters Poll

The February primary election for mayor is a long way off, but CBS 2 has obtained a new poll that shows a clear favorite already.

CBS 2–11/16/2010