Nigerian Man Expelled From United Arab Emirates, Charged In Cyber Fraud Scheme In Illinois, 5 Other StatesA Nigerian national appeared in federal court in Chicago Friday accused of orchestrating an international cyber fraud scheme that federal prosecutors say defrauded U.S. businesses in six states out of tens of millions of dollars.
An Exclusive Look Inside The Home Of Two 'Potential Suspects' In The Jussie Smollett CaseCBS 2's Charlie De Mar spoke with a relative of the men, who says their home was ransacked in a police raid.
Police Still Questioning Two Brothers In Connection To Alleged Attack On Jussie Smollett; Charges Could Be Filed TodayChicago police for the first time have called two men questioned in connection to the Jussie Smollett case "potential suspects," but police have yet to file charges in the alleged attack in Streeterville.
Brothers Detained In Connection With Alleged Staged Attack On Jussie Smollett Could Be Charged Friday, Attorney SaysA source with intimate knowledge of the Jussie Smollett investigation tells CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards the attack on Smollett was potentially orchestrated by the actor himself and involved two other men.
'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Orchestrated Attack, Source SaysChicago police raided the home of two "persons of interest" in the Jussie Smollett case Wednesday night, a relative of those men says.
Woman From Nigeria Missing; Last Seen At Mercy HospitalGloria Ofoha was last seen about 5:45 p.m. at Mercy Hospital, according to a missing person alert form Chicago Police.
Wambach's Goal Gives U.S. A 1-0 Win Over NigeriaAbby Wambach scored late in the first half, and the U.S. women's national team nabbed a first-place finish in its group.
Founder Of ‘Bring Back Our Girls’ Movement Vows To Never Give UpIt was an inspiring morning for Chicago women as the Women in the World breakfast was held at the Museum of Broadcast Communications on State Street.
Local Nigerian-Americans Wonder Why Boko Haram Massacre Isn’t Getting Attention?The terrorist attack in Paris galvanized the world and sparked overwhelming sympathy. But the reaction to a massacre in Nigeria at the same time has been much different, even though many more people died there.
An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To KnowThe recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
Thousands Attend Daley Plaza Rally Demanding Return Of Kidnapped Nigerian GirlsThousands of people filled Daley Plaza to support the missing schoolgirls in Nigeria and call for their return, reports WBBM's Bob Roberts.
Chicago Islamic Groups: Nigerian Kidnappers Not Real MuslimsChicago area Islamic groups were coming together Thursday to express their collective outrage at a crime that has horrified the world; the kidnapping of nearly 300 schoolgirls by a terrorist group in Nigeria.
Jackson Might Lead Delegation To NigeriaOn the day the White House said a U.S. team will head to Nigeria to help search for nearly 300 teenage girls abducted by Islamic extremists, Rev. Jesse Jackson said he’s trying to bring more attention to the girls’ plight.
Two Suburban Women Accused Of Processing Checks For A Nigerian ScamTwo women from far northwest suburban Harvard are accused of working with a large-scale Nigerian-based scam.