Anita Alvarez Wants To Be Taken Off Laquan McDonald Murder CaseIn a surprise reversal Thursday, Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez asked to recuse herself and her office from the murder case against the Chicago police officer who fatally shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in October 2014.
Woman Wounded In Chicago Lawn ShootingA 26-year-old woman was shot in the back early Thursday, when someone in another vehicle opened fire on an SUV in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood.
Police Chase Of Drug Death Suspect Leads To Multiple CrashesPolice were searching for a heroin-induced homicide suspect who led officers on a chase through the western suburbs and into the city, before causing at least two crashes, and taking off again.
Headstones From Plot Belonging To Prominent Early Chicagoan Alexander Robinson Returned To FamilyThe descendants of one of Chicago's most prominent early citizens are unveiling a piece of history today something the family feared might have been lost decades ago, reports WBBM's Steve Miller.
Suburban Special Needs Student Gets Prom Date Thanks To Big Assist From Family
2 Investigators: Chicago Firefighter Accused Of Profiting Off Of Fire VictimsHe's a Chicago firefighter and public servant, someone of trust. However questions are being raised about his side job for a company that does fire repairs.
Group Of Englewood Moms Against Violence Treated To Spa Day A group of deserving Englewood moms received a much needed day of pampering ahead of Mother's Day.
Friends Of The Park Group Has Long History Of Fighting Lakefront DevelopmentCBS 2's Jim Williams takes a closer look at Friends of the Parks, its mission and its history.
Cell Phone Tracking Helps Police To Find Escaped Lake County Inmate In Texas A Lake County Indiana jail escapee and his girlfriend await extradition from Texas after being recaptured by police in San Antonio.
What Is Chicago Losing If Lucas Museum Goes Elsewhere?
Families File Lawsuit Over Transgender Students' Use Of Locker Rooms, Restrooms In Suburban School DistrictAn organization that says it represents more than four dozen families is suing the federal government and Palatine's Township School District 211 over transgender students' use of locker rooms and restrooms.
Man Charged In Shooting Death Of Suburban Woman On Wisconsin InterstateA man has been charged in the shooting death of a Chicago area woman on a Wisconsin interstate as she was returning from the Wisconsin Dells over the weekend.

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