Two Years Later, Recovery From Washington Tornado "An Unbelievable Blessing"Two years to the day after a powerful tornado ravaged the central Illinois city of Washington, killing three, and destroying hundreds of homes, the city's mayor said the recovery has been "remarkable."
Pope's Message In Washington Hits Home For Gutierrez, PflegerIn an address repeatedly interrupted by applause -- some of it partisan -- he urged lawmakers and Americans in general to do the right thing, especially when it came to immigrants, CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Chicago-Bound Amtrak Train Fatally Strikes Teen Near Washington, D.C.Montgomery County Police say 16-year-old John Martin DeReggi Jr. of Boyds was hit about 4:45 p.m. Monday in Boyds, a town about 20 miles north of the nation's capital.
Washington Residents Hit By Twister Step Up To Help Fairdale VictimsResidents of an Illinois community devastated by a tornado in November 2013 were coming together Friday to help the victims of Thursday’s deadly tornado in Fairdale, Illinois.
Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.Among the country's five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world's most famous natural landmarks.
Capitals Beat Blackhawks 3-2 In Winter ClassicThe latest NHL outdoor game had a cliffhanger ending Thursday, with Troy Brouwer scoring with 12.9 seconds remaining to give the Washington Capitals a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in the league's annual showcase.
Woman Finds Husband's Love Letter Following WBBM Story On Lost Items From Washington Tornado An update on a story WBBM reported this morning - about possessions that were lost in the tornado a year ago.
One Year Later: Rebuilding Continues In Tornado-Ravaged WashingtonA lot can change in a year; the central Illinois town that literally was torn to pieces by a powerful tornado was seeing new life Monday, one year to the day after that devastating storm.
One Year Later, Chicago-Area Woman Continues Work To Reunite People With Items Lost In Washington Tornado It was a year ago tomorrow when a tornado devastated the town of Washington, Illinois and a woman who'd never heard of the town before the tornado has devoted this year to helping reunite people with their lost possessions.
Wanted: Cities Interested In Hosting 2024 Summer OlympicsThe IOC might make its strict requirements more lenient after no one seems to want to host the 2022 Winter Games.
Wisch: Lunt's Slow Starts Can't Follow Illini To SeattleIllinois is 2-0 despite sluggish starts to games.
Harris: Don't Overthink It Early In Fantasy Football SeasonDon't get cute with lineup decisions early in the year; let the trends evolve.