'We Need To Do Something," Expert On Survivor's Guilt, Coping With Tragedy In the last week, two survivors of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida and the father of a 6-year old girl killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting took their own lives.
Connecticut Lawmakers Pass Ban On Bump StocksThere's an exception in the legislation for licensed firearms manufacturers fulfilling a military contract.
High-Tech Security At Schools, In Wake Of Sandy HookStudents are returning to school soon, but few will have a security system that CBS's 2 Jim Williams saw Wednesday in the southwest suburbs.
Algonquin Arcade Removes Violent GamesNo Limit Arcade is making some changes as a result of the Newtown shootings.
Comfort Dogs Headed Back To Chicago From NewtownA few of the local comfort dogs sent to Newtown, Connecticut to aid in recovery from the Sandy Hook tragedy are on their way home today.
Comfort Dogs Returning To Newtown For When Sandy Hook Kids Go Back To SchoolTherapy dogs from the Chicago area were preparing to head back to Newtown, Conn., in hopes of easing the first day back to school for Sandy Hook Elementary School students.
Chicagoan Is Participating In "#26Acts" Movement To Honor Sandy Hook VictimsCBS 2’s Marissa Bailey explains how some area residents are observing a new movement to “pay it forward” following the Newtown, Conn. shooting.
Suburban Neighborhood Luminaria Display To Support Former Newtown FamilyWhen Barbara and Keith Baron and their two kids moved into the southeast Naperville neighborhood last August, they had no idea that an unspeakably violent act would soon put on the map the beloved town they had just left behind.
Chicago 6th Grader Pays Tribute To Sandy Hook VictimsA Chicago sixth grader decided to pay tribute to the lives lost on that dreadful day.
Sandy Hook Shootings Prompt U. Of Ill. Student To Raise MoneyA University of Illinois student hopes to raise $50,000 for people affected by last week's shootings at a Connecticut elementary school and he's almost a quarter of the way to his goal.
Bells Toll, Moment Of Silence Observed For Victims Of Newtown ShootingsGov. Pat Quinn has declared Friday as a day of mourning for the victims of the shooting massacre last week in Connecticut.
Mayan Apocalypse Scare Prompts Barrington Schools To Heighten SecuritySchool officials for northwest suburban Barrington School District 220 say they are just playing it safe. Real safe.
Coalition Of Mayors Calls For Stricter Gun Control LawsSpurred by the Newtown school shooting massacre, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was leading a coalition of Chicago area mayors in a renewed drive for stronger gun control laws.
Obama's Call For New Gun Control Will Have Plenty Of Backing In ChicagoPresident Barack Obama on Wednesday pledged to move quickly on tightening gun control laws. He formed a task force to give him recommendations within a month.
After Sandy Hook, Bulls' Noah To Stop 'Pistol Popping' CelebrationIn light of the terrible Sandy Hook shooting spree, Bulls forward Joakim Noah is holstering his signature "pistol popping" celebration for good.