17th Ward Candidate Slams Mailers As "Lies," "Lowest Of The Low"Some sleazy tactics have surfaced in at least one race for alderman on the South Side.
JRW Supporters Suggest Decision To Take Title Racially MotivatedThere are accusations that racism was behind the decision by Little League International to strip the Jackie Robinson West team of the national title over cheating by the adults who run the team, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Demonstrators Call On Gov. Rauner To Restore Funding For Social ProgramsAdvocates for the poor are blasting Governor Bruce Rauner for ending contracts for social services programs that they say were just getting started, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Fr. Pfleger: Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lives OnA day ahead of the federal holiday in his name, parishioners at St. Sabina Church celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Sunday.
Pfleger Wants Churches To Lead Protests Of Ferguson, NYC Police Killing CasesActivist priest Michael Pfleger was urging churches everywhere to take time out of services on Sunday for some civil disobedience, as a response to the second case of a grand jury failing to indict a white police officer involved in the death of an unarmed black man.
Fr. Pfleger, Rev, Jackson Hold Prayer Service On Ferguson Teen’s DeathRev Jesse Jackson joined Father Michael Pfleger at St. Sabina Tuesday night in a special service that centered on the killing of Michael Brown.
Pro, Anti-Gun Protestors Rally Outside Suburban Gun ShopAbout 200 protestors and counter-protestors were outside Chuck’s Guns in south suburban Riverdale Saturday morning.
Parents Mourn 9-Year-Old "Little Homey" Slain In Grand CrossingThe day after 9-year-old Antonio Smith was shot to death in the back yard of an apartment building in the south side Grand Crossing neighborhood, several hundred people filled the yard Thursday night to offer prayers and demand action.
Reward To Find Child's Killer Grows To $13,500If you have information, call (800) 883-5587.
Pfleger Concerned Unrest In Ferguson Could Spread If Inequality Not Addressed Father Michael Pfleger says he's concerned the violence and unrest seen in Ferguson could spread -- if the U-S does not address what he calls the growing disparity between the "haves" and the "have-nots."
Dozens Of Firearms Collected At St. Sabina Gun Buyback St. Sabina Church collected dozens of guns during its gun buyback program Saturday.
Pfleger Organizing Gun Turn-In Program For Young AdultsActivist priest Fr. Michael Pfleger has planned another gun buyback program, but his latest effort to get guns off the streets has a twist.
Across Chicago, An Effort To Make Residents Feel SaferCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Chicago Leaders Gather To Promote Peace In Troubled NeighborhoodsMayor Rahm Emanuel says parents should think of each night as a peace march in Chicago. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Cardinal George, Fr. Pfleger Discuss ViolenceCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine caught up with Cardinal George in Palos Park and reports if you didn't know Cardinal George's was in the midst of a two-month battle against cancer, it wasn’t obvious at Wednesday morning’s Mass at Holy Family Villa Nursing home.