Chicago Police Lieutenant Lends Homeless Veteran A Helping HandLocal businesses donated the materials and manpower to renovate a newsstand run by Anthony Johnson, an Air Force veteran who struggles with homelessness.
Marine Veteran, 60, Gunned Down For $8Robert Sharpe was walking on the 400 block of North Kedzie to go to dialysis treatment when a gunman confronted him and demanded his money.
Veteran, 91, Among Activists Marching To Springfield To Demand BudgetThe March to Springfield began May 15. More than 200 miles later, Dr. Alfred Klinger and his fellow marchers planned to make their message heard Monday night.
Army Veteran Facing Deportation Fighting For CitizenshipMiguel Perez, 38, and a Chicagoan, was in the country legally when he joined the Army in 2001. And he was under the mistaken impression that his military service automatically made him a citizen.
Advocates Plead For Leniency As War Veteran With Drug Conviction Faces DeportationAfter 9/11, Miguel Perez embraced the Army's ideals: loyalty, duty, respect, selfless service, honor, integrity and courage. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Woman Pleads Guilty To DUI In Evanston Crash That Killed VeteranA north suburban woman was sentenced to five years in prison after she pleaded guilty to DUI charges for an Evanston rollover crash that left a U.S. Army veteran dead last year.
A Volunteer Vet Receives A Gift Of His OwnA disabled Iraq war veteran is rewarded for his volunteer efforts in a big way after his fundraiser makes an about face.
Lifelong Cubs Fan And Veteran, 93, Gets Called Up To WrigleyU.S. Army veteran Art Daniels has been rooting for the Chicago Cubs for nearly a century. This weekend, the Cubs will cheer him. CBS 2's Sandra Torres reports.
Local Veteran Honors Families Of The Fallen With Gold Star RosesJohn Hojek may look tough and tatted, but he’s got a soft spot for roses – and an even softer spot for the families of fallen soldiers. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Third Legionnaires Case Confirmed At Illinois Veteran HomeState officials have confirmed a third new case of Legionnaires' disease at a western Illinois veterans' home since an outbreak there last year killed 12 people and sickened 54.
Iraq War Veteran, Wife Get Mortgage-Free Home, Thanks To Generous GiftMilitary Warriors Support Foundation and PNC Bank Illinois teamed up to say thank you to Kenneth Bryant. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
Paralyzed By Motorcycle Accident, Chicago Veteran Can Now Walk Again With Help Of Robotic DeviceRoosevelt Anderson is walking again three years after a motorcycle accident left him paralyzed from the chest down.