Rauner, Democrats Hold 1st Meeting In Months On State BudgetGov. Bruce Rauner and legislative leaders held a rare meeting Tuesday on the elusive Illinois budget, a summit featuring familiar speeches during the public portion before they reconvened in private to discuss how to end a stalemate now in its sixth month.
$5M Bond For Man Charged With Killing Wife, Stepson With Bat A man charged with beating his wife and teenage stepson to death with a metal baseball bat early Sunday in north suburban Beach Park has been ordered held on a $5 million bond.
Can Taking A Pill Make You Smarter?CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports some people think they’ve found it.
Chicago Area Digs Out From Record StormThe first snow storm of the season was a record breaker, with some areas getting over a foot of snow. The storm was the second biggest November storm in Chicago history.
Men Claiming They 'Were With ISIS' Prompts Massive Police Response Downtown With both the nation, and the city, on high alert, police are taking no chances on potential terrorist threats.
CBS 2 Hires Sandra TorresCBS 2 Chicago has hired Buffalo Grove, Ill. native Sandra Torres as a general assignment reporter. Torres will return to the Chicago area and begin working at the station on November 30th.
Dog Owners Pleased By Compromise To Allow Pooches On Path Through Maggie Daley ParkCBS 2’s Mike Parker explains the new rules.
Compromise Allows Dogs On Pathway Through Maggie Daley Park Dogs will now be allowed in a portion of Maggie Daley Park, according to a statement by 42nd Ward Alderman Brendan Reilly.
All Clear Given At O'Hare After Police Investigate Unattended LuggageChicago Police have given the all clear after police investigated unattended luggage in Terminal 3 Tuesday afternoon.
James Taylor, Jackson Browne To Play Wrigley Field In June, 2016Tickets go on sale next Friday for the latest big name concert at Wrigley Field--James Taylor, with special guest Jackson Browne.
High Wind Advisory In Effect For Chicago Area A high wind advisory went into effect at 6 p.m. for the Chicago area as strong thunderstorms storms approach the area.
Lake Shore Drive Overnight Closures Postponed Due To WeatherConstruction work scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday nights on Lake Shore Drive at the Oak Street Curve has been postponed due to the forecast inclement weather, the Chicago Department of Transportation announced Wednesday afternoon.