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Man Traveling To Chicago Arrested With Gun At Baltimore AirportA man traveling to Chicago was arrested after he tried to bring a loaded gun through security at Baltimore's international airport on Sunday.
Three Dozen Latin Kings Swept Up In Array Of Federal ChargesNearly three dozen alleged members of the Latin King street gang are now accused of murder, arson, assault and extortion, among other crimes, federal officials announced Tuesday
10 Arrested For Using Stolen Credit Cards To Post BailLaPorte County Sheriff's Captain Michael Kellems said seven inmates posted bail illegally, because they used credit cards that were stolen.
Indiana Republicans Back Pence's Preferred Successorndiana Republican leaders selected Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Tuesday to replace Gov. Mike Pence on the November ballot, backing the governor's preferred successor over two members of Congress who also sought the nomination when Pence withdrew to become Donald Trump's running mate.
1 Teen Killed, 2 Wounded In South Austin ShootingPolice said the shooting happened around 11:10 a.m. near West End and Laporte avenues. Three teenage boys were standing on the sidewalk when two gunmen came out of a nearby alley and opened fire.
Democrats Already Eyeing Potential Candidates For Governor In 2018While the focus at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia is on nominating Hillary Clinton as the party’s nominee for president, various Illinois elected officials were dancing around the question of who ought to run for governor in two years.

Politics

Indiana Republicans Back Pence's Preferred Successorndiana Republican leaders selected Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Tuesday to replace Gov. Mike Pence on the November ballot, backing the governor's preferred successor over two members of Congress who also sought the nomination when Pence withdrew to become Donald Trump's running mate.
Democrats Already Eyeing Potential Candidates For Governor In 2018While the focus at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia is on nominating Hillary Clinton as the party’s nominee for president, various Illinois elected officials were dancing around the question of who ought to run for governor in two years.
Federal Prosecutors Say Blagojevich Doesn't Deserve LeniencyProsecutors want U.S. District Judge James Zagel to reinstate Blagojevich’s original 14-year prison sentence at a hearing next month.
Hastert Lawyer Says Victim's Lawsuit Should Be Thrown OutThe sordid secrets in Dennis Hastert’s past began to fully unravel in March 2015, when federal agents approached one of his alleged victims to find out why Hastert was paying him hundreds of thousands of dollars, documents show.
Alderman's Son Among Youngest Delegates At DNCOne of the youngest Illinois delegates to the Democratic National Convention said his love of politics came from his father, who is one of the most powerful Democrats in Chicago.
Top-Ranking GOP Illinois State Lawmaker Ron Sandack ResignsTop-ranking Republican state Rep. Ron Sandack says he's resigning from the Illinois House, citing "cyber security issues."

Business

Whole Foods Breaks Ground On New Pullman Distribution CenterThe 140,000-square-foot facility is expected to bring in about 150 jobs to a neighborhood that played a prominent role in the labor movement at the turn of the 20th century, and has become the focus of revival efforts in recent years.
After The Bell: Stocks Lower Ahead Of Key Earnings, Fed MeetingThe S&P 500 lost 6, the NASDAQ dropped 2 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down nearly 78 points, settling to 18,493.
Made In Chicago: Chicago Dance TherapyIt's a Friday morning at The Brookdale Senior Living Center in Lincoln Park. About a dozen seniors gather for their weekly dance therapy program.
Jeep Moving Cherokee Assembly Line To Rockford AreaMoving the Cherokee will bring 300 jobs and a $350 million expansion in Belvidere, Illinois.
Call To Invest In Black-Owned Banks Gains Traction In ChicagoCBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker takes a look at an economic movement to empower the black community.
After The Bell: Stocks Surge After Solid Jobs ReportThe S&P 500 gained 32, the NASDAQ added 80 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up over 250 points, settling to 18,146.

Entertainment

Live Version Of 'School House Rock' Comes To ChicagoNow, the fun and catchy tunes are being performed on the stage -- this time with a modern twist. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
First Lady, James Corden Hit The Road For 'Carpool Karaoke'It was a musical joyride for Michelle Obama as she joined James Corden for a "Carpool Karaoke" session that aired Wednesday on the late-night host's CBS show.
First Lady's 'Carpool Karaoke' Video Airing TonightMichelle Obama's "Carpool Karaoke" joyride with James Corden will air Wednesday on the late-night host's CBS show.
'Pokémon Go' Players Not Welcome At Illinois National Guard FacilitiesGuard officials said several players have appeared at the gates of Illinois National Guard facilities and training centers asking for access.
Lumberjack Athletes Compete In 'Timbersports' EventCBS 2's Vince Gerasole introduces us to the lumberjacks sharpening their axes for a national competition in Tinley Park.
Girl Hit By Car While Playing 'Pokémon Go,' One 'Pokestop' Is Home To Sex OffendersStories about mishaps and odd circumstances have begun surfacing since the digital game has exploded.

Health

Program Allows Daughter To Donate A Kidney, Get Match For Her MomWhen 21-year-old Dyamond Lindsey couldn't give her mother Sonja one of her kidneys, she didn't quit. She signed up for a kidney-sharing program.
2 Investigators: Boy At Summer Camp Gets 2nd-Degree SunburnCounselors neglected to ensure Danny Greco was covered with enough sun block. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Made In Chicago: Chicago Dance TherapyIt's a Friday morning at The Brookdale Senior Living Center in Lincoln Park. About a dozen seniors gather for their weekly dance therapy program.
Organization Sends Gift Bags To Cancer PatientsThe organization Lemons of Love knows what items may help chemo patients. CBS 2's Sandra Torres reports.
Zika Fears Affecting Destination Wedding And Honeymoon PlansTrip planner Amy Seng says a third of her business has been affected by fears of the disease.
VIDEO: Easy Workouts For The Workplace And HomeWith summer in full swing, many of us are trying to lose weight and get in shape; but between work, family, and all your summer activities, finding time to work out can be a challenge. Fitness expert Stephanie mansour has some easy ways to exercise at work and at home.

Tech

Players Should Use Caution With Popular 'Pokemon Go' AppOnly days since its launch, one app is being called a cultural phenomenon.
Cook County Unveils Upgraded Government WebsiteCook County has made a major upgrade to its official government website, and officials said it’s truly user-friendly now.
Lawmakers To Discuss Cybersecurity Threats At Chicago HearingIn a series of hearings, members of Congress want to hear how government and the private sector can work together to ward off cyber threats.
Naperville Gets FAA Approval To Deploy DroneNaperville Fire Department Division Chief Andy Dina said the drone will have many uses besides giving crews a better vantage point while fighting fires.
Sick Of Remembering All Those Passwords? Try A Password ManagerIf you’re becoming increasingly frustrated over the number of passwords you have to keep track in your life, an Internet security expert has some suggestions.
MSI Exhibit Shines Light On Secretive Government Research AgencyThe Museum of Science and Industry has opened a new exhibit offering a rare glimpse inside the secretive government agency behind technological breakthroughs that helped give us the internet and GPS technology.

CBS National News

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CBS World News

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