Chicago Cop Is Santa With A BadgeFrom February until November, Officer Howard Ray sets aside $300 from each paycheck to buy toys -- lots of toys – for children in the Austin neighborhood. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Fire Engulfs Lisle HomeSeveral occupants were transported to the hospital when a fire consumed a house in the western suburb.
Suit: Megachurch Swindled Mentally Ill Chicago Woman, 76Bridget Pollard has dementia and is now under the care of the Cook County Public Guardian, who is fighting to reclaim her life-savings. CBS 2's Susanna Song reports.
Smash-And-Grab Thief Targets Man In WheelchairTim Dirsmith has been battling MS for 35 years. CBS 2's Sandra Torres reports.
McCarthy Nears Decision On Mayoral BidMore than anything, the fired police superintendent says, it's about his concern over the increased murder rate since his firing.
River North Rock 'n Roll McDonald's Closing For Major MakeoverThe River North landmark at Clark and Ontario streets, will shut its doors Dec. 30.
Johnson Touts CPD Gains In 2017, Laughs Off Call For U.N. Troops In ChicagoPolice Supt. Eddie Johnson noted shootings and murders both have dropped from 2016, which saw the highest level of homicides in nearly 20 years.
President Trump: 'What The Hell Is Happening In Chicago?'President Trump, speaking at a FBI Academy graduation ceremony on Friday, reissued his blistering attack on Chicago's gun violence.
Emanuel Calls City Lawyers' Plan To Sue Quintonio LeGrier Estate 'Callous'"The city is dropping the motion filed yesterday in the civil suit regarding the death of Bettie Jones. We are constantly evaluating and reevaluating our legal strategies, and we have determined the motion is not the best course of action," Chicago Law Department spokesman Bill McCaffrey said.
4 Injured In Crash With Semi, Which Spilled Coffee Creamer On Dan Ryan ExpresswayThe semi collided with a silver Chevy sedan in the inbound local lanes of the Dan Ryan near 59th around 11:20 p.m. Thursday, according to Illinois State Police.
Woman Killed, Man Injured When Freight Train Hits Car In Melrose ParkThe car was headed south on 19th Avenue near Main Street in Melrose Park around 2 a.m., when the driver went around the crossing gates, according to Maywood Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh.
Young 'Star Wars' Fan A Force To Be Reckoned WithAnnie Rose Goldman is helping to make sure there is gender equality in toys, including the latest "Star Wars" items. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.

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