Immigrant Rights Groups To Protest Customs And Border Protection Conference In ChicagoWith the blessing of Mayor Lori Lightfoot, several groups plan to rally outside the Marriott Marquis Chicago on Tuesday after the hotel decided to host a two-day U.S. Customs and Border Protection conference.
Iranian Volleyball Team Detained At O'Hare Airport For 4 Hours Ahead Of Nations League TournamentIran's national men's volleyball team was detained for more than four hours on Saturday when they arrived at O'Hare International Airport, ahead of the Volleyball Nations League Tournament in Chicago.
Migrants Describe Frigid, Hungry Days In 'Ice Boxes' And 'Dog Pounds'Their testimonies speak of food "not fit for consumption," overcrowding and abuse.
Separated Families Decry Conflicting Information As Reunification Deadline PassesFifty-four immigrant children separated from their parents will be reunited with their families Tuesday – just a few more than half of the 102 children under five years old the government was court-ordered to reunite by today.
Viral Photo Of Crying Girl: Border Patrol Agent Involved Says There's More To The StoryThe crying Honduran girl on the cover of Time was never separated from her mother, according to the Border Patrol agent involved in the dramatic scene.
Some Migrant Children In Border Patrol Custody To Be Reunited With ParentsThe plan, however, does not address the more than 2,300 children that were given to the Department of Health and Human Services for care after being separated from their families since the "zero-tolerance" policy was implemented earlier this year.
U.S. Customs Technology Glitch Causes Delays At O'Hare, Around The Country Computer problems caused delays Monday night for international travelers at O’Hare and other airports around the country.
Fake Bomb Found In Luggage Of Toronto-To-Chicago FlightFederal customs officers found a fake bomb in a traveler’s suitcase in Toronto, as the person was headed for a flight to Chicago.
Counterfeit Hoverboards Seized By Customs Agents In ChicagoU.S. customs agents have seized 43,000 counterfeit "hoverboards"--the largest ever in the United States.
Smartphone App Could Speed O'Hare Passport LinesThe free Mobile Passport Control app was developed for U.S. Customs and Border Protection. It allows travelers to plug in their passport information and submit customs declaration forms before arrival.
Customs Agents Find Invasive Beetle At Port Of ChicagoFor the first time ever, Customs and Border Protection agents intercepted a certain type of destructive beetle that was poised to enter the United States. In this case, through the Port of Chicago.
Feds Seize 100 Pounds Of Illegal Stimulant 'Khat' Bound For ChicagoCustoms agents seized 100 pounds of an illegal stimulant headed for Chicago, when the package was intercepted at Philadelphia International Airport, because the box felt too heavy to be what the label suggested it was.
New Technology Frees Up Customs Agents To Focus On O'Hare SecurityOn the anniversary of the September 11 attacks, CBS 2’s Suzanne LeMignot looked at how technology is freeing up resources at O'Hare airport to focus on national security concerns.
Customs Agents Save Passenger's Life At O'HareU.S. Customs agents at O'Hare International Airport helped save the life of a man who collapsed on Sunday.
Inspectors Comb Shipped Flowers For Dangerous PestsO'Hare International Airport is among the top 10 destinations for flowers from all over the world at this time of year, and the the pressure is on the inspectors keeping their eyes out for tiny would-be terrorists in the shipments.