U.S. Marine Corps
After losing her son, suburban mom is on a mission of mercy.
The U.S. Veterans Administration had been helping the Chicago man, but much of that support has stopped, and now he’s in the fight of his life.
There were tears of joy and sighs of relief in Joliet on Sunday as more than three dozen Marine reservists were welcomed home from Afghanistan.
Mild temperatures in the 50s over the weekend contributed to one of the largest Toys for Tots annual motorcycle parade in the past several years.
A funeral service was held Wednesday for a U.S. Marine from Chicago who was killed in Afghanistan earlier this month.