Union League Club

An airline passenger goes through a full-body scan at O'Hare Airport. (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Experts Discuss Security In Wake Of Boston Marathon Bombings

The deadly Boston Marathon bombings have prompted a lot of discussion about the price of having a free society, and how much freedom Americans might have to give up to stay safe.

WBBM Newsradio–05/15/2013

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle (Credit: CBS)

Preckwinkle Pulls Back On Criticizing Mayor For Violence Levels

In remarks at the Union League Club, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle seemed dissatisfied with the way the city is confronting the high number of shootings and homicides in some neighborhoods.


Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.  (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Occupy Chicago Demonstrators Protest Wisconsin Gov. Walker

Protesters gathered Thursday morning in front of the Union League Club downtown, where Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was speaking.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (CBS File Photo)

Kirk, Durbin: Plan Needed To Keep Postal Service Going

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) says he expects Congress to do what is necessary to keep the mail coming, through sleet and snow.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2011

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Most Comfortable Hotel Beds In Chicago

Chicago has some of the top hotels in the country, and along with these hotels come the best beds ever laid on. Sit back, relax and dream sweetly.



Law Student Falls To Death At Union League Club

An accomplished law student and former staffer for an Illinois Congressman fell to his death Christmas Eve at the Union League Club.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2010

In this Nov. 16, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Honor to Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta, who rescued two members of his squad in October 2007 while fighting in the war in Afghanistan, at the White House in Washington.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Medal Of Honor Winner Answers Tough Questions

America’s newest Congressional Medal of Honor winner answered some tough questions about combat to a crowd of 450 at the Union League Club.

WBBM Newsradio–12/14/2010