2 Investigators: Highest Paid Illinois School Supt. Gets $400K To Oversee 1,200 studentsTroy Paraday of Calumet City School District 155 makes a base salary of $315,814 -- but that's not all. CBS 2's Pam Zekman looks at the numbers.
Transformed Icon Draws Pilgrims To Greek Orthodox Church In Homer GlenWhat is emanating from a likeness of St. John? CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Alderman Repeats Use Of Racial Slur To Slam Removal Of Principal Who Blasted EmanuelA Chicago alderman is not backing down from his use of the N-word in criticizing the ouster of a popular elementary school principal who is an outspoken critic of Rahm Emanuel; in fact, he’s doubling down on his profane denunciation of the mayor.
Woman Charged With Hoax After Lying About Finding Abandoned Puppy In Duct-Taped PillowcaseA community college instructor has been charged with felony disorderly conduct, after she told her class she found an abandoned puppy inside a duct-taped pillowcase, but it turned out she made up the story.
Wild Turkey Adopts Duck Eggs After Mom Killed By HawkAfter a wild turkey took over for their mother, who was killed by a hawk, a nest of duck eggs has begun hatching at a west suburban animal rescue center.
Special Olympics Kick Off Spring Games At Soldier FieldDedicated athletes filled Soldier Field on Friday, but it has nothing to do with the Bears or the NFL Draft. Opening ceremonies got underway for the 48th Annual Special Olympics, with thousands of athletes ready to compete in events next week.
Attempted Child Luring Reported In Albany ParkPolice said the Roosevelt High School student was walking home from school Tuesday evening in the 4500 block of North St. Louis Avenue when a man driving a white Jeep pulled up alongside her and began honking his horn. The man motioned for her to come over, and she ignored him, but he continued following her for a full block.
Police Warn Of Robber Targeting CTA Passengers In Lincoln ParkChicago Police were warning CTA riders about a series of early morning robberies on trains in Lincoln Park.
2 Investigators: Pastor Says Chicago Cops Beat Her During Road Rage IncidentCatherine Brown claims Chicago police officers rammed her car and roughed her up, endangering her children. CBS 2's Dave Savini looks at dashcam video.
Medical Student Missing Just Four Weeks Shy Of GraduationAmbrose Monye's family passed out flyers on Thursday, hoping for leads.
If Teachers Strike, Chicago Public Schools Will Drop Final ExamsSome students are upset about the possibility they may not be able to take final exams. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Police Probe Possible Theft From Evanston HS Lockers, By School StaffA day after a gun was found in the backpack of a student at Evanston Township High School, now police say they're investigating an apparent theft from a student's locker--by school staff.