Charles Schwab Buys TD Ameritrade In Brokerage BlockbusterTD Ameritrade was founded by Joe Ricketts in 1975. In 2009, he bought the Chicago Cubs and has a 95% controlling interest, but according to his website, he has no involvement in the club's day-to-day operations. His son Pete Ricketts is the Governor of Nebraska where TD Ameritrade is headquartered.
America's 5 Largest ZoosA look at five of the largest zoos in America, based upon size, number of animals or attendance.
ConAgra Moving Headquarters To ChicagoConAgra, manufacturer of processed food brands like Chef Boyardee, Slim Jim, Tennessee Pride, and Jiffy Pop, is cutting approximately 1,500 jobs, and moving its headquarters from Omaha, Nebraska, to downtown Chicago.
New Archbishop Draws Line In Sand Against Church HardlinersCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine was there as Blase Cupich, who will be installed in Chicago in November, shared the good news with his hometown.
McDermott Bought Shots For Omaha Bar After Being DraftedWe can all appreciate this gesture.
Man Who Tried To Open Door Prompts Southwest To Divert FlightThe captain of the Chicago-to-Sacramento flight landed on Eppley Airfield to "have an unruly passenger removed" before continuing on to Sacramento, the airlines said in a statement.
White Sox Claim P Cleto Off Waivers From RoyalsMaikel Cleto had a 5.52 ERA in Triple-A last season.
Baffoe: Defusing This Week’s Super Bowl NarrativesHere are just a few of the bad “news” pieces we’re going to be subjected to for the next few days.
Gallo Goes There: Major College Football Towns Should Host Future Super BowlsWith all the extra attention an outdoor, cold weather Super Bowl has given the league, the NFL should commit to making the host city a major part of the Super Bowl story every year.
Parents Suffer Incredible Loss, Then A MiracleImagine losing a child, then having every physical memory of him stolen from you--his baby pictures, birth certificate, even his death certificate. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Indiana Doctor Arrested Downstate For 4 Nebraska MurdersAn Indiana doctor who was fired from a Nebraska medical school more than a decade ago has been arrested on suspicion of killing four people with ties to the school in two separate attacks five years apart.
United Flight From Chicago To Omaha Diverted To DesMoinesSome scary moments for passengers of a United Airlines flight this morning.
Bears Release Anderson, Sign Charles Grant