'They’re Just Amazing People'; Special Olympics Celebrates 50 YearsThe Special Olympics is kicking off its 50th anniversary on Thursday, at the opening ceremony of its Spring Games at Soldier Field.
Special Olympics To Kick Off 50th Anniversary Spring GamesHundreds of family members, coaches and fans will welcome more than 4,500 athletes at Thursday's opening ceremonies for the 50th annual Special Olympics Spring Games.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Honored In ChicagoThe common thread: King's message lives on.
The Question That Haunts Martin Luther King's Last DayKing wasn't supposed to make the "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech the night before his assassination.
50 Years After His Death, Memphis Ceremony To Honor King's LegacyMany people from the Chicago area are heading to Memphis to mark a historic anniversary for the civil rights movement on Wednesday; 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated.
Chicago's Picasso Statue Turning 50The city plans to celebrate its anniversary on Aug. 8 by re-enacting the 1967 unveiling of the Spanish artist's work.
Chicagoans Making The Journey To Mark 50th Anniversary Of Selma MarchSeveral buses, vans and caravans are on the way from Chicago to Selma, Alabama, to celebrate a civil-rights milestone. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
The Civil Rights Act At 50: Derrick Blakley's Personal JourneyDerrick Blakley, veteran reporter here at CBS2, reflects today on how the act impacted his life.
First Mustang Owner, A Chicago Teacher, 'Felt Like A Movie Star'Gail Wise was a new teacher just looking for a convertible to make the commute to her suburban school, but the only convertible the salesman at Johnson Ford had on the lot was a brand new model that was still under wraps.
Your Chicago: WXRT's Terri Hemmert, The Ultimate Beatles FanFor 12 years, veteran WXRT disc jockey Terri Hemmert has been hosting her labor of love, “Breakfast with The Beatles.” CBS 2's Rob Johnson reports.
Gala Celebrates Cardinal George's 50 Years As Priest Chicago's Francis Cardinal George is celebrating half a century in the priesthood.
Online Exhibit Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of O'Hare DedicationHistory buffs can have loads of fun surfing the Internet on a new online exhibit marking the 50th anniversary of the dedication of O'Hare International Airport.