The avian influenza has created a turkey shortage at sandwich shops and meat markets across Chicago.
An attorney for a suburban Chicago man accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria says her client intends to change his plea to guilty.
Armenians in Chicago gathered at Daley Plaza on Friday to mark the 100th anniversary of what historians recognize as the first genocide of the 20th century: the killing of 1.5 Armenians by the Ottoman Empire, what is now modern day Turkey.
Joshua Van Haften, 34, made his first court appearance a day after being arrested at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. During the brief hearing in federal court in Madison, Van Haften did not contest his detention.
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White was spreading some good cheer to thousands of senior citizens and other needy people around the city on Friday.
Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”
Chicago area resident Serafino Alfe ended up at Loyola’s burn center the day before Thanksgiving in 2011, after an accident while deep-frying turkeys for a fundraiser dinner left him with third-degree burns.
It’s crunch time for the experts who staff the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line, reports from WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.
Think outside the oven this Thanksgiving with these non-traditional ways to cook your turkey main dish.
Splurge this Thanksgiving and start a new tradition, ‘Friendsgiving,’ with these helpful tips.
Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis all of his 19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.
When it comes to global gastronomy, the sandwich reigns supreme. Which is why we put together this handy guide to the world’s best/most representative national sandwiches.
The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.
CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez went to Loyola Medical Center, where infectious-disease experts demonstrated what happens when you wash a raw chicken.
Three Chicago chefs offer some recipes and suggestions for what to do with all your Thanksgiving leftovers.
Just in time for your Thanksgiving dinner, prices at the grocery store are going up.
The first world leaders were set to arrive in Chicago on Friday for the NATO Summit.
We know there’s deep-seeded meaning to Thanksgiving. Read on to find out how to share glimpses of that meaning with our preschoolers when food, football and fancy floats seem to take the center stage.
Turkey, cornbread or stuffing? Choose your favorites from this array of classic Thanksgiving foods.
As the economy limps along, demand at food pantries skyrockets. That’s why some are changing the way they do business this Thanksgiving, CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports.