On the whole, it was a Merry Christmas at Jocelyn Flojo’s house, except for that one missing piece: a gift for her 7-year-old son that was ordered online. CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
For many people, the day after Christmas is a day to go back to the stores. It’s not just about exchanging what you got for what you really want, stores also are offering new sales to make up for a slow holiday shopping season.
Friday, customers were taking advantage of discounts of 75 percent. But with the sales come questions about what happens to the stores that haven’t been purchased by competitors. CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker reports.
Target has warned customers as many as 40 million credit and debit card accounts might have been exposed to identity theft, due to a data breach that began at the start of the Black Friday shopping weekend.
“In states like Illinois, people are caring more and more about animals,” says Animal Legal Defense Fund staff attorney Lora Dunn, who edited the ALDF’s “2013 U.S. Animal Protection Laws Rankings.”
Gas prices in the Chicago-area are a bit higher now than they were a week ago, but one analyst predicts smooth sailing ahead for drivers.
If you still need help transitioning to Ventra, the CTA is playing host to several meetings this month to help you learn how to activate your card.
It sounds simple enough: Contact a retailer and share the lower price you saw on a competitor’s website. CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker puts the method to a test.
People use the app Vine to make six-second videos. While that may sound strange, CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports that people of a certain young age can’t get enough.
Sure, packages get stolen off porches. But what do you do when a box comes with the merchandise missing? CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
CBS 2’s Chris Martinez visited stores from both chains to do a price check, comparing the base price of ten items at Dominick’s and Mariano’s.
Metra and other railroads have until the end of 2015 to install “positive train control” systems – which allow a computer to override human error, and take control of a train, but railroads have asked for a three-year extension to implement the system.
Set your computer mouse aside. CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker reports on some of the biggest fallacies about the online shopping day.
For one Chicago man, the change is a little late, after he was injured while riding his bike.
Old Navy offered an incredible chance to win a $1 million prize to one person in the first waves of shoppers on Black Friday. CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker reports.
It’s a time for giving, but sadly it can also be a time for taking by criminals such as pickpockets, shoplifters, car thieves and muggers.
Are the stores to blame – or are you? CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
There are a number of toys, clothing and other items that safety experts want you to know are on sale and unsafe for children, reports WBBM’s Bernie Tafoya.
Average retail gasoline prices in Chicago have risen 4.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.46 on Sunday.
Many people will be traveling by car this Thanksgiving and chances are, they will bring their pets along for the ride. But a new, first-of-its-kind study gives failing grades to the most popular travel safety gear for pets, including harnesses and vehicle restraints.
WBBM’s Comcast Business Class Newsmakers Series had Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes talk about social media applications and technologies to a packed Navy Pier Grand Ballroom on October 27th. (credit: CBS/Steve Hardy)
Ferrari, Bentley, Lamborghini, Aston-Martin. Those are just some of the high-end luxury vehicles purchased by a disgraced north suburban businessman that will up available for auction on Tuesday April 19.
Clinique Fresh Faces makeover during the Clinique Fresh Faces Tour 2010
Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Sony — the list goes on and on when it comes to the number of companies cranking out digital readers.