ComEd Sending 100 Crews To Louisiana In Anticipation Of Outages From Hurricane LauraComEd announced Wednesday that it is sending 100 employees and contractors to Louisiana ahead of time to support power restoration efforts, in anticipation of outages caused by damage to the electric grid from Hurricane Laura.
Five GOP Attorneys General Seek To Block Equal Rights AmendmentAll five rescinded their approvals of the ERA amendment before a congressionally mandated ratification deadline more than 40 years ago, Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery said Thursday.
Rep. Dan Lipinski Takes Heat For Signing Onto Amicus Brief Asking Supreme Court To Consider Overturning Roe v. WadeU.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Illinois) was under fire Thursday night for teaming up with Republicans who are trying to get <em>Roe v. Wade</em> overturned.
'Dr. John,' Funky New Orleans 'Night-Tripper' Musician, Dies
Supreme Court Blocks Louisiana Abortion Clinic LawChief Justice John Roberts joined the court's four liberals in putting a hold on the law, pending a full review of the case.
GOP Lawmaker Wants Members Of Congress To Be Drug TestedAny lawmaker who tests positive for illegal drugs would be reported to the House or Senate Committee on Ethics for further review.
Louisiana Mayor Reverses His Nike BanKenner Mayor Ben Zahn said he did so on the advice of the city attorney and because the order had divided the city.
Video: Girl Upset After Told To Leave School Because Of Braided HairHer brother calls the school's policy on hair a "barrier to entry for black people" and accused the school of "sneakily" adding the rule to its handbook this year.
Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In Louisiana Water SystemA potentially deadly brain-eating amoeba has been found again in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana.
Homeless Man Gets Year Of Free Wings After Finding Rude Note On CheckA Buffalo Wild Wings in Louisiana is stepping up to help the local homeless after one of their servers allegedly left a vulgar note on a customer's receipt.
Kids Praised For Stopping Game, Kneeling For Funeral ProcessionA group of young men in Louisiana weren't seeking any attention during their pickup basketball game, however a small sign of respect has made them social media stars.
Chicago Lends Support As President Obama Tours Louisiana Flood DamageCBS2’s Vince Gerasole reports on how some Chicagoans are helping the victims recover.
Chicago Red Cross Volunteers Helping Louisiana Flood VictimsAs soon as a Red Cross truck from Chicago arrived in Baton Rouge, it was put to work transporting bottled water and ready-to-eat meals to flood victims.
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers