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Robert Breuder (College of DuPage)

College Of DuPage President Barred From Campus

Earlier this week, Robert Breuder announced he was going on medical leave, a move that would have allowed him to return at a time of his choosing.

04/30/2015

Mold has developed along the seal of this front-load washer. (CBS)

Is Your Front-Load Washer Hiding A Dirty Secret?

Thousands of consumers say they’ve had a problem with mold. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

04/30/2015

Kevin White. (Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Breakdown: WR Kevin White

Here’s Dan Durkin’s look at the newest member of the Chicago Bears: WR Kevin White.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

Laken Tomlinson (CBS)

Chicago Mentor Program Helped Steer Lane Tech Grad To NFL Draft

Laken Tomlinson credits a Chicago-area family with introducing him to football and the importance of academics. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

Mayor Rahm Emanuel (L) stand at the campaign headquarters for 4th Ward Alderman Will Burns in Chicago, Illinois, February 19, 2015.  (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicago’s South Side To Get Obama Library: Sources

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports on how the public is expected to hear the formal news in the coming days.

04/30/2015

(Credit: We Day)

Celebrities Help Young Volunteers Mark “We Day” In Illinois

We Day is part of a global movement rooted in activism, charity, and social change. It features marketers, entrepreneurs, and some of Chicago’s most famous recording artists.

04/30/2015

Corey Ascolani (Family handout)

Family: Stranded Palos Hills Hiker Rescued In Nepal

Corey Ascolani, 34, and 26 other hikers became trapped in a valley in Langtang National Park, after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, killing thousands, and triggering avalanches and landslides that blocked trails with debris.

04/30/2015

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Hot Meals To Return To Little Village School Despite Infestation Of Mice, Roaches

For nearly two months, students at Maria Saucedo Elementary Scholastic Academy, 2850 W. 24th Blvd., have been eating cold lunches in their classrooms, after mice and roaches were discovered throughout the school’s kitchen facilities.

04/30/2015

Grant Park is hosting Draft Town, a three-day fan festival coinciding with the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Three-Day Football Frenzy Begins As NFL Draft Kicks Off In Chicago

Representatives from every NFL team are in town for the draft, and the league has transformed part of Grant Park into “Draft Town,” a sprawling fan festival where fans can meet this year’s prospects, watch the draft, and even learn football skills.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

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2 Investigators: Object Left Inside Woman For Years After Surgery

She wants to know how this could happen and how it could go undiagnosed for years – leaving her in constant pain.

04/29/2015

The PAWS shelter in Tinley Park has been shut down as at least 35 dogs have confirmed cases of dog flu. (Credit: CBS)

Dog Flu Reported At Tinley Park PAWS Shelter, Chicago Animal Control

The PAWS facility in southwest suburban Tinley Park has shut down adoptions and stopped taking animals from owners as because of dog flu.

04/29/2015

Surveillance images of the "Bandage Bandit," suspected of robbing at least four Chicago banks from March 31 to April 28, 2015. (Credit: FBI)

Reward Offered For Capture Of Bandage Bandit

The Bandage Bandit is suspected of robbing a PNC Bank branch at 2154 W. Madison St. on March 31, a Chase Bank branch at 3301 W. Cermak Rd. on April 6, a PNC Bank Branch at 3337 W. North Av. on April 22, and a PNC Bank Branch at 2300 N. Western Av. on April 28.

04/29/2015

Mayor Rahm Emanuel chats with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in Grant Park, where the league will hold the "Draft Town" fan festival during the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Emanuel Basks In National Spotlight As NFL Draft Ramps Up

Mayor Rahm Emanuel was enjoying his role playing host to the 2015 NFL Draft on Wednesday, hoping to convince NFL officials to bring the draft back to Chicago for years to come.

04/29/2015

(Credit: Northwestern University)

Northwestern Law School Offering Debt Relief To New Graduates

Northwestern University School of Law has launched a new program to ease the burden of student debt for graduates who can’t afford to pay off their loans.

04/29/2015

St Francis de Sales High School (Credit: CBS)

Police Investigate Assault Allegation At Catholic High School

Chicago police were investigating after a baseball player at a Catholic high school on the Far South Side allegedly was sexually assaulted by several teammates last month, and 12 students have been suspended in connection with the incident.

04/29/2015

Doctor Generic

Organ Transplant Changes Reduce Wait Times For Kidney Patients

The number of people waiting for an organ transplant continues to grow, with currently more than 120,000 people on the waiting for an organ transplant, and more people are added to the list each year.

04/29/2015

Identity thieves got away with $5.8 billion in tax refunds last year by filing fraudulent tax returns, federal officials estimate. (Credit: CBS)

2 Investigators: Identity Thieves Stealing Billions With Fraudulent Tax Returns

The CBS 2 Investigators found efforts are being made, but much more needs to be done.

04/28/2015

Inside the new Method Products plant in Pullman. (Credit: CBS)

Pullman Welcomes New Method Products Soap Plant

They are calling it the South Side Soap Box, but the sparkling new Method Products plant is about a whole lot more than just soap.

04/28/2015

Maryland state troopers stand guard near a CVS pharmacy that was destroyed yesterday during rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray, on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Houses housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Could Unrest In Baltimore Happen Here In Chicago?

Could what we’re seeing in Baltimore happen in Chicago? CBS 2’s Jim Williams talked to two different groups of young African American men.

04/28/2015

Emily Beazley and her sister, Olivia, being sworn in as Chicago Police Headquarters. (Credit: CBS)

Emily Beazley, Sister Named Honorary Chicago Police Officers

Another honor today for a young cancer patient fighting the fight of her life: Emily Beazley and her sister became honorary Chicago Police Officers.

04/28/2015