Facebook & Instagram Are Censoring Motherhood, Says 4th Trimester Bodies ProjectChicago photographer Ashlee Wells Jackson has come up against two formidable opponents, Facebook and Instagram, in her quest to help mothers feel good about their post-baby bodies.
Colbie Caillat's "Try" Tells Women and Girls to Be ThemselvesColbie Caillat has a simple yet powerful message for women and girls: you can be exactly who you are, imperfections and all.
IT Firm To Train Minority Women In STEM JobsFormer Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez said his Albright Stonebridge Group, a global strategy firm, is proud to work with UST Global in what’s called the “Step IT Up” program in Chicago.
Park Forest Police Warn Parents Against Letting Kids Walk Alone, After AttacksThe most recent attack came Wednesday, near Forest Trail Middle School. A man held a knife, motioning for a 13-year-old girl to come toward him. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Expert: Racy Workplace Attire Can Stall CareersCBS 2’s Marissa Bailey explains how your wardrobe may be impacting your ability to get ahead.
Women's Shelter Without Heat Amid Financial StrugglesCBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on what led to this cold crisis.
Two Women Attacked In Separate Arlington Heights IncidentsOne attack happened Friday morning near Hintz Road and Haddow Avenue. The other, about a mile and a half away in Lake Arlington Park. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
More Girls Jumping Into RugbyRugby is one the fastest-growing sports in the U.S, according to the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association. In recent years, more and more women are joining the team.
Aldermen Back $2M Settlement For Discriminatory Firefighter ExamAldermen have given preliminary approval of a $2 million settlement for women who failed a physical exam to become Chicago firefighters, saying the test requirements discriminated against them.
Police: Tire-Tampering Suspect Who Targeted Women Turns Self InJose M. Mendez turned himself in to Waukegan police Thursday morning after he saw images of his pickup truck in news stories, authorities said. He allegedly admitted to detectives that he had used a special tool to loosen stems inside tire valves in as many as five incidents in June and July.
Women Who Failed 2006 Firefighter Test Get A Second ChanceMore than 100 women are getting a second chance at becoming Chicago firefighters, after the city settled a lawsuit with them over the weekend.
Church Approval Or Not, More Women Seeking PriesthoodSince 2002, 122 women worldwide have been ordained bishops, priests or deacons; 92 of them in the United States, including two who are active in the Chicago area
Protesters Use Pink Smoke To Protest Lack Of Women In Catholic LeadershipAs cardinals meet in Rome to elect a new Pope, Catholic women have been staging protests at the Vatican and around the U.S. to illustrate the lack of female inclusion in the Church's hierarchy.
Study: Today's Women Larger Because They Don't Do As Much HouseworkCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports for some women, the study itself has their hearts pumping.
Cancer-Sniffing Dogs Could Save Lives Of Women, Researchers Say They're not just great companions. Man's best friend may also be a secret weapon in the fight against cancer. CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist reports.