Latest Chicago News

Phillips Wins First State Title For Chicago Public LeaguePhillips (14-0) spotted Althoff Catholic (13-1) a touchdown, and then scored the next 51 points behind quarterback Quayvon Skanes' heroics.
Three Teens Killed In McHenry County Crash: CoronerAuthorities responded around 2 p.m. to a call of an accident at 1308 S. Lily Lake Road in unincorporated McHenry.
Someone You Should Know: Joe Cook, 91, Indoor SkydiverThe World War II pilot has joined a brave new world, CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
Protesters Shut Down Some Mag Mile Stores; At Least Four ArrestedThe demonstration, meant to disrupt “Black Friday” shopping on Chicago’s premier retail corridor, was in response to this week’s court-ordered release of a Chicago police car dash-camera video.
Feds Will Spend $4M In Ten States, Including Illinois And Indiana, To Boost Butterfly PopulationMonarch butterflies will lay eggs only on milkweed plants, which have become rarer in the Midwest.
McCarthy "Astounded" By Officers' Handling Of Protests; Not Resigning Over Laquan McDonald CasePolice Supt. Garry McCarthy praised Chicago's police force Friday for showing “remarkable” professionalism during several days of protests in the wake of the release of a video showing a white police officer fatally shooting a black teen, and that officer being charged with murder.

Latest Chicago Sports

Phillips Wins First State Title For Chicago Public LeaguePhillips (14-0) spotted Althoff Catholic (13-1) a touchdown, and then scored the next 51 points behind quarterback Quayvon Skanes' heroics.
Red-Hot Pacers Beat Bulls 104-92Nikola Mirotic scored a season-high 25 points for Chicago (9-5), and Jimmy Butler added 16. The Bulls lost for only the second time in six games.
Notre Dame Beats Iowa 68-62V.J. Beachem scored 16 points, Demetrius Jackson had 12 and No. 17 Notre Dame beat Iowa 68-62 in the consolation round of the AdvoCare Invitational on Friday night.
Blackhawks Edge Ducks 3-2 In OT, Kane Extends Points StreakArtem Anisimov scored 1:53 into overtime and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied from a two-goal deficit in the final moments of regulation for a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday.
Jacksonville State Holds Off Chicago State 68-65Chicago State (3-3) was led by Kieran Woods with 24 points.
10 Over-The-Top Reactions Based On The NBA’s First MonthWe're just one month into the NBA season, but that won't stop us from drawing conclusions.

Best of Chicago

Best Bars With Infused Vodka In ChicagoChicago is the city of of food and drinks; the most creative and tasty drinks can be found in the Windy City.
Best Free Holiday Events In ChicagoChicago is the city arts and culture, here are the best free holiday events in Chicago.
Best Places Near Chicago To Watch The Geminid Meteor Shower2015's sky show radiating from the stars in the Gemini constellation may be spectacular.
Best Places To Make A Family Christmas Card In ChicagoThis year, send customized holiday cards to friends and family. From craft stores to the perfect spot for a holiday photo, our list will help you create the perfect card.
Best 2015 Holiday Concerts In ChicagoOne of the things that go great with the holiday season is music, and in Chicago, there are a great many opportunities to see holiday concerts to help feel festive.
Ask A Chicago Chef: Top Traditional Chanukah RecipesStart planning your Chanukah menu with these three recipes from local chefs.

Latest Contests

Behr Paint Let It Snow ContestIf it snows 6 inches on 12/6 when Chicago Takes on San Francisco, One lucky contestant will win some extra cash for the Holiday! Enter here and take a chance at winning $10,000 on behalf of BEHR PAINT!
Enter For A Chance To Win A TORO SnowMaster 724 ZXR!From the midway to the driveway, when the snow rushes in, the best defense is a good offense! Enter for a chance to win a TORO SnowMaster 724 ZXR, just in time for the winter season!
Enter To Win Great Clips' Away Game Sweepstakes!Hey Bears fans! Want to be front and center for all the action? Visit your Local Great Clips to enter for your chance at seeing the Chicago Bears take on Minnesota in Minnesota! Ask your stylist for additional information.
Enter Your Recipe In WBBM’s Jewel Osco Tailgate ThrowdownIf you have an original recipe that is guaranteed to compete with loyal tailgaters, enter to win the Jewel-Osco Tailgate Throwdown! Weekly winners will receive a Tailgate Throwdown prize pack, and will have a chance to square off before a panel of Celebrity Judges to win a Grand Prize- A trip for two to any Pro Football city in the United States and a $500 visa gift card for game tickets to a game during the 2016 football season!
$20,000 In Custom CabinetryWin $20,000 in custom cabinetry for your kitchen from DirectBuy!
Blue Collar Bears Fan Of The WeekThe Village of Bedford Park's Blue Collar Bears Fan Of The Week has officially kicked off. Nominate yourself, a family member, or friend for a chance to win a weekly $100 Gift Card To Hugo's Frog Bar & Fish House!
Daily Weather Reports Delivered To You!SIGN UP NOW: Get daily weather reports every morning from meteorologist Steve Baskerville!
CBS Sports Radio RoundupGet your latest sports talk from across the country.

Listen Live