Where Employees Affected By The Government Shutdown Can Find Assistance And Special OffersFurloughed employees can show their valid federal ID and take advantage of free and discounted items and services during the current government shutdown.
Adler Planetarium Letting Government Workers In For FreeFurloughed government workers can get into Chicago's Adler Planetarium for free until the government shutdown ends.
Defiant Chicago Teachers Clarify Their Plan For April 1: 'Day Of Action'Chicago Public Schools officials says teachers cannot strike until mid-May at the earliest. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker sorts it out.
Furloughed In Chicago: For Some, The Uncertainty Is The Worst PartWhat happens when the government shuts down and you’re put on furlough? Well, events might unfold like this...
Gary, Ind. To Rehire Furloughed FirefightersFederal grant money is helping the city of Gary, Ind. to bring back several firefighters who were laid off early this year. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
UPDATED: Lura Lynn Ryan Back At HomeFormer Gov. George Ryan's wife Lura Lynn Ryan has been released from the hospital, a few weeks after the former governor's attorneys said doctors had given her only a few weeks to live.