Local Lawyer Fights Facebook Over Post: 'It Was Starving Human Beings'"I was amazed. I could not believe. There was absolutely nothing sexual about this picture. There's absolutely nothing about nudity in this picture. It was starving human beings."
Abraham Lincoln's Merciful Christmas Letter To His Confederate Cousins Sold At AuctionLincoln's original letter, long held by descendants of the Todd family, was recently given to The Raab Collection and put up for auction as a unique example of Lincoln's broader attempts to reunify the country.
Rooted In History: Gettysburg's 'Witness Trees'155 years later, there are still living witnesses to that moment in time, otherwise gone to dust and glory.
Cemetery Making Sure Civil War Vets Get Proper MemorialsFor more than a decade, a cemetery on the Far South Side has been working to make sure buried Civil War veterans do not go forgotten.
Maywood Restores Home With Ties To Civil WarCan the former Maywood Home for Soldiers' Widows and Orphans generate revenue as some kind of business? WBBM's Terry Keshner reports.
Historian Hopes To Get Headstones For Three Illinois Brothers Who Fought In Civil WarThree of the six Mithcell Brothers who fought for the Union are buried in an abandoned Chicago area cemetery.
The Historian's Guide To New EnglandMany of New England's most important historic sites and monuments can be found in and around Boston.
More Than A Dozen Graves Of Civil War Veterans To Get Headstones In Oswego Cemetery
Four Civil War Veterans Buried In Downers Grove Get New Grave Markers The gravestones of some Civil War veterans have been neglected for decades - but now those graves in Downers Grove are getting new markers.
Your Chicago: Camp Douglas, A Civil War Historic SiteThe South Side encampment was named after 19th Century Illinois politician Steven Douglas and was one of the most important Union camps during the Civil War. CBS 2's Rob Johnson reports.
Civil War Sites To Visit In Virginia This SummerWant to explore some of the most historic sites in U.S. history? Check out this list of the top civil war sites in Virginia from Carlo DeVito, author of "Mrs. Lee's Rose Garden."
Caretakers Of Lincoln's Tomb Face Setbacks Amid 150th Anniversary Of His DeathCaretakers of Abraham Lincoln's tomb are on the defensive over an unflattering critique in National Geographic magazine and looming budget cuts that could threaten management of the historic site, even as they commemorate the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War president's assassination.
Best Destinations For The Wine Lover's VacationWhile Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.
Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America's Southern RegionFeaturing many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.
Schakowsky: Too Many Questions Remain About SyriaU.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) said Thursday that Congress must have a say about what to do about the ongoing civil war in Syria.