Orland Park Mosque

Michigan Man To Visit Mosques In 50 States

Jameel Syed says his goal is to show everyone that Muslim Americans are like everyone else in the U.S.


President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama met with the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars in the Oval Office of the White House on Nov. 6, 2014.  (Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Chicago’s Little League Champs Visit The White House

Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West Little League baseball team has made the obligatory champions’ visit to the White House.



The 5 Strangest Cemeteries In The World

Check out some of the world’s strangest cemeteries on your next vacation.


Rihanna will visit Barrington High School after students won a video contest.

Rihanna To Visit Barrington High School

Several students at Barrington High School put together an impressive video for a contest by singer Rihanna, and named it after one of her hits, “Shine Bright Like A Diamond.”


Jesse Jackson Jr., left, meets with his friend, Patrick Kennedy, during a visit at the Mayor Clinic, where Jackson is being treated for Bipolar II Disorder. (Patrick Kennedy)

Friend Of Jackson Jr. Offers Status Report On Congressman’s Treatment For Depression

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. is in a “deep” depression and has “a lot of work” ahead of him on the road to recovery, former Rhode Island U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy says.


U.S. President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and their daughters Malia and Sasha disembark from Air Force One at the O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on June 15, 2012. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Family In Town For Wedding, Extended Stay

South Side locals wonder whether they’ll get a glimpse of the First Family when President Obama camps out this weekend in his Kenwood neighborhood. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.


Rod Blagojevich

Blagojevich Gets Prison Visit From Wife, Daughters Over Weekend

In a Facebook posting on Monday, Patti Blagojevich said she and the children were “so happy” to see the former governor.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2012

McCormick Place

NATO Staffers Set To Visit Chicago

Preparations continue to move ahead for the NATO summit coming up in Chicago this May.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

First Lady Michelle Obama (Photo credit: MIKE THEILER/AFP/Getty Images)

Michelle Obama Visits Chicago For Fundraiser, Anti-Obesity Campaign

First Lady Michelle Obama was back home in Chicago on Tuesday, visiting an urban farm on the South Side and stopping at a remodeled Walgreens that now sells fresh fruit and vegetables.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

Chicago mayor Richard Daley, left, introduces his wife Maggie, right, to China's President Hu Jintao before a meeting of business leaders Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Mayor Daley Hosts Chinese President

Chinese President Hu Jintao arrived in Chicago Thursday night for a two-day visit and had high praise for Mayor Daley.

WBBM Newsradio–01/20/2011

The 2 Teachers

CBS 2 School: Hu On Tour

Plenty of geopolitical prognosticators are using Chinese President Hu Jintao’s visit to the United States as another opportunity to dub the 21st century as belonging to China.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2011

Gov. Pat Quinn

Quinn To Visit Wounded Veterans In Germany

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is headed to an overseas military base in Germany to visit wounded service members.