CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker takes a look at where retailers stand less than a month from the switchover deadline — and what it means to you if they don’t make it.
(STMW) — One person died and another was injured in a car crash Thursday night in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side, fire officials said. The single-vehicle rollover crash happened at 7:25 p.m. near […]
More than 35.5 million American are expected to take advantage of the weather and travel at least 50 miles over the Labor Day weekend, the highest travel volume for the holiday since 2008, according to AAA.
Wilfred Campbell Jr. received payment for the donation, which was thrown out after testing revealed it was tainted, police said.
(CBS) — Investigators say there are two potentially significant developments in the slaying of a Fox Lake police officer: the recovery of a gun and surveillance video that may yield leads. Investigators wouldn’t say Thursday whether […]
CHICAGO (CBS) — No words were spoken. None were needed. Look into the eyes and you see their souls. Their pain. Their grief. Their anger. Their pride. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz, a 30-year veteran of the […]
Cameron Pepera had just started seventh grade. He was on the cross-country team.
Protesters have said Dyett was the only open-enrollment high school for the nearby Kenwood, Oakland, and Bronzeville neighborhoods.
A battle over a fake Twitter account has cost the city of Peoria $125,000.
A man in Lake in the Hills is intrigued, but slightly creeped out by his neighbors, and the colony of bats living in a silo right next door.
At the end of the season, any student who has attended all six home games, and stayed to the end, will have a chance to win free tuition for the spring semester. One qualifying student will be chosen at random.
A southwest Michigan man had a close encounter with a black bear earlier this week, when the bear wandered onto his porch just after dinner.
Two men exchanged gunfire during an argument in the 4700 block of South King Drive at 5:10 a.m., according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
The DuPage County Sheriff’s office said James Borchering was arrested after a raid at his West Chicago home. Police found evidence of child pornography on his computer.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel will seek a massive property tax hike later this month, as he seeks to shore up police and firefighter pension funds, and close a $750 million budget hole.
CHICAGO (STMW) — Eight people were killed and at least 12 others wounded in shootings Wednesday across Chicago, in addition to a 10-year-old boy slain by accidental gunfire, according to Chicago Police. The latest homicide […]
State officials are reporting another death and four new cases of Legionnaires’ disease among residents of a western Illinois town, bringing the number of deaths to eight from an outbreak first disclosed last week.
She was outside about 2:45 a.m. in the 1600 block of West 115th Place when someone walked up and shot her in the torso, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Dan Rance was outside about 11:35 p.m. in the 700 block of North Long Avenue when someone walked up and opened fire, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
Shortly after 9 p.m., the man was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head in the hallway of a building in the 6800 block of South Merrill Avenue, according to Chicago Police.
A tornado ripped through Coal City, Illinois, on Monday. It was the second time in less than two years that the small town was devastated by a tornado.
Stuntman Nik Wallenda braved cool temperatures and 15 mph winds as he walked 50 stories above the streets of Chicago as thousands looked on Sunday, November 2nd (Photos by Alex Goykhman).
A CTA Blue Line train jumped the tracks at the O’Hare station early Monday, after the train failed to slow down while pulling into the station, and went through the barriers at the end of the tracks.
A man wanted for murder in Georgia rammed several cars while fleeing police Sunday, before crashing on Lake Shore Drive, prompting a standoff with police that lasted more than 8 hours.
Much of the town of Washington, Ill was destroyed by a tornado on Sunday.