Obama Jersey Nets $120K At AuctionA classmate says he found the jersey in a trash bin and kept it for years.
How Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown Describes A Few Notable Political FiguresIn his one-one-one interview with Cook County Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown on Wednesday, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards asked Brown to offer a word or short phrase she would use to describe 11 major political figures – most, but not all of them local.
Former Obama Economic Adviser Adewale Adeyemo Named President Of Obama FoundationOne of former President Barack Obama's senior economic advisers has been named the first president of the Chicago-based Obama Foundation.
Chicago Police Sergeant Not Punished For Racist Slur About ObamaRecords show that a white Chicago police sergeant was never punished for using a racist slur about then-President Barack Obama more than three years ago.
Federal Judge Approves Obama Presidential CenterIn a ruling Tuesday, Judge Robert Blakey dismissed a lawsuit by a parks group trying to block construction.
Obamas Sign Exclusive Podcast Deal With SpotifyFormer President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama have struck a deal with audio streaming giant Spotify to produce exclusive podcasts covering a wide range of topics.
Hill Harper Says He Took Barack Obama To Play Basketball In A Prison While They Were At Harvard LawActor Hill Harper said he and former President Barack Obama played basketball at a prison while they were both students at Harvard Law School.
1 President And 2,922 Portraits Make Up Chicago Art ExhibitEach day Pruitt searched online for the previous day's images of the Democrat who served from 2009 to 2017. He transferred each to a canvas merged with the muted colors of the American flag.
Obama Foundation Draws High-Dollar, International DonationsThe foundation's annual report and tax documents show that it raised more than $232 million from private donors during 2017 and spent about $21.3 million on operations.
Chicago Judge OKs Obama Presidential Center LawsuitThe ruling doesn't mean the group will necessarily prevail, but confirms the suit poses a formidable threat to the project in Jackson Park. The suit argues that laws bar new developments in a 26 mile chain of lakeside parks.
Tiger Woods Set To Build Public Golf Course In ChicagoThe former world No. 1 and his team are lead architects on a proposal to redevelop Chicago's Jackson Park and South Shore Golf Courses.
Hundreds Urge Lawmakers To Rename Dan Ryan After Barack ObamaMayoral candidate Bill Daley, who pitched the idea, said Obama's reputation and Chicago roots make him worthy of having the expressway renamed.
Former President Obama Shares His Favorite Books, Songs And Movies Of 2018Former President Barack Obama is continuing a "favorite tradition" of his — sharing his most-loved songs, books, and films from the past year. As always, he shared the list on Facebook and Instagram.
Obama Visits D.C. Children's Hospital"My reindeer were stuck in some snow and I just wanted to make sure I made the trip and had the chance to see all of you guys."
Chicago Defends Location Of Obama Library In Federal CourtCity attorneys made legal arguments in a federal court motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by an environmental group opposed to the project.