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.
Suburban Couple Travels To Kansas, Where Their Missing Veteran Son May BeDan Nerstrom is a veteran suffering from PTSD. In December, he left home. CBS 2's Rob Johnson reports.
2 Investigators: VA Tells Live Claimant He's DeadThe problem is, veteran Karl Moess is very much alive, CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Army Vet Missing Since Dec. 1 Had Been Suffering From PTSDDan Nerstrom, a 30-year-old former Army Scout, walked out of his Libertyville home Dec. 1. He had been suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Wounded Vet, Paralympic Athlete Upbeat After Bike StolenA Chicago woman who lost a leg in the Iraq war 10 years ago and is now a world class paratriathlete was thanking everyone for their concern after her bike was stolen.