Disabled Ride Share User On Proposed Tax Hike: 'It's Basically A Tax On Accessibility'"Mayor Lightfoot, who is herself hard-of-hearing, needs to start taking disability inclusion into her policy making decisions and proposals. She cannot keep treating us like an afterthought. We have the right to accessible and affordable living and business in Chicago."
Walmart To Make 'Every Effort' To Keep Disabled GreetersPeople with disabilities who have traditionally filled the greeter job at many stores accused Walmart of acting heartlessly. Outraged customers and others started online petitions, formed Facebook support groups and called and emailed Walmart corporate to register their displeasure.
Man Sets Out To Mow Lawns In 50 States For People In NeedThe founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service started mowing lawns for those in need three years ago after seeing a neighbor in Alabama struggling to cut his grass.
Disabled Woman Claims Delta Airlines Tied Her To A WheelchairA woman with multiple sclerosis says Delta employees tied her to a wheelchair after the airline failed to provide the flyer with the appropriate handicapped services
Devices 4 The Disabled: A Dream Come TrueEach wheelchair has donor with a story. And now will service a second generation.
Employee Charged With Striking Disabled Adult At Elmhurst Group HomeLasonya T. Butler, 43, faces one count of aggravated battery, according to Elmhurst police.
City Aldermen Looks For Volunteers To Take Part In City Shoveling ProgramA new volunteer program is looking to lend a helping hand, and shovel, to Chicagoans in need.
Disabled, Advocates Urge Lawmakers To Block Proposed Caregiver Overtime BanAdvocates for the disabled and their caregivers have asked state lawmakers to scrap proposed rules that would reduce home care given to people with disabilities.
Woman Gets City Hall Runaround After Her Handicapped Parking Signs Are StolenWheelchair user Julie Falco waits -- and waits -- to get her parking space back. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Waukegan Man Charged With Killing Wife, Disabled DaughterA 53-year-old man has been charged with two counts of murder, after allegedly killing his wife, their disabled daughter, and a dog at their home in Waukegan, before trying to take his own life.
Brutal Winter Has Been Extra Tough On The DisabledIf you think you've been having a tough time getting around this winter in all the snow, ice, slush, and now rain; just imagine what it’s like for the disabled.
Officials Drastically Reduce Number Of Free-Parking Placards For Disabled DriversAnother financial windfall is in store for the parking meter company that’s already fleeced city taxpayers twice. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Teen Guilty In Videotaped Beating Death Of Disabled ManA Cook County judge has found a 19-year-old man guilty in the beating death of a disabled Chicago man -- a brutal crime captured on videotape and then posted on Facebook.
Chicago's Anixter Center Celebrates Nearly A Century Of ServiceIt might appear to be your average packaging company on Chicago's North side, but its employees make the Anixter center different from the others.
Disabled Man Claims He Was Wrongly Evicted, Refuses To Go To ShelterJames Roberts sat in his wheelchair on a sidewalk at Broadway and Ardmore Avenue. He was freezing, but was refusing to leave behind the belongings stacked around him.