Chicago Urban League Helps Entrepreneurs Turn Passion Into BusinessTwo Chicago entrepreneurs are sharing their paths to success. Chicago entrepreneur Sheehan Fisher turned his passion for photography and travel into a business.
Organization's Shakeup Leaves Students China Trip Up In The AirThe Urban League's board today announced the departure of CEO Shari Runner. Also leaving, runner's chief of staff, Danielle Parker who was also scheduled to chaperone the China trip.
Report Shows Major Differences Between Opioid Addiction In The City And SuburbsA report suggests a vast difference when it comes to addressing opioid addiction in the city and suburbs.
Urban League Calls For Lawmakers To Reject Gun Crimes LegislationThe Urban League argued increased sentences for repeat gun offenders would only put more black people in prison, and cost taxpayers millions
Chicago Urban League Celebrates High School Students Accepted To CollegeThe Chicago Urban League is celebrating high school seniors it helped get accepted into college.
Chicago Urban League Teaches African Americans Job Hunting SkillsThe latest U.S. unemployment rate may not tell the whole story about joblessness in the city's African American neighborhoods.
Chicago Urban League Sets New Plan Ahead Of 100th AnniversaryThe Chicago Urban League set a 10-year plan to “dismantle structural racism” in their path to racial equality. The plan was set as the league enters its second centennial, with Chicago Urban League marking its 100th anniversary this year.
Urban League To Host Forum Asking For Community Input On Selecting New Chicago Police SuperintendentThe Chicago Urban League wants residents to have a say in selecting the next Chicago Police superintendent, reports WBBM's Keith Johnson.
Urban League Calls For Feds To Investigate Chicago Police DepartmentThe Chicago Urban League is asking the federal government to investigate the Chicago Police.
More Employers, Fewer Job Seekers At Urban League Job FairCBS 2's Jim Williams reports there's one sector apparently booming again: manufacturing.
Organizations Promoting Entrepreneurship Among African American CommunityFor Tuesday night’s Chicago mayoral debate, CBS 2 is partnering with the Chicago Urban League and the Business Leadership Council. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports both are committed to creating jobs, opportunities and leaders in the Black Community.
What’s Next For Ferguson?When the protesters head home, and calm settles replaces chaos, will we see any changes in Ferguson? That's a question some are asking. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talks to those offering answers.
Quinn, Rauner Vying For African-American Voters In campaign 2014: you've seen the attack ads and verbal sparring on TV, but tonight Governor Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner will meet face to face in a televised debate right On CBS 2 at 6 p.m.
African-American Groups Collaborate To Host Gubernatorial DebateCrews are busy getting the DuSable Museum Auditorium ready for Tuesday’s debate, which will be televised on CBS 2 at 6 p.m. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker introduces us to the two groups behind the debate.
African American Voters Hold Key to Election in 2014 Illinois' Governor Race