U.S. Air Force

Retired Air Force veteran Mack Jones talks with Mayor Rahm Emanuel outside his home in Englewood, after an army of volunteers completed a major rehab of his house. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Volunteers Rehab Englewood Veteran’s Home

An Englewood man who served in the Air Force during the Vietnam and Korean wars said he’s overwhelmed by the generosity of volunteers who recently fixed up his house.

WBBM Newsradio–07/12/2013

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds fly over the Chicago lakefront on Aug. 18, 2011, in a rehearsal of their aerobatics display during the 2011 Chicago Air & Water Show. (Credit: CBS)

Thunderbirds Won’t Perform At Air & Water Show Due To Budget Cuts

This year’s Chicago Air & Water Show will be without its marquee attraction, after the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds cancelled all shows after April 1, due to federal budget cuts.

03/12/2013

(credit: Getty Images/Jamie Squire)

Valor Games Midwest Kick Off At Soldier Field

Now that the 2012 Summer Olympics in London are over, the games have begun for wounded veterans from around the Midwest, in competitions at Soldier Field and U.S Cellular Field.

08/13/2012