Charlie De Mar
Charlie De Mar is a general assignment reporter for CBS 2.
De Mar came to CBS 2 from WTTV and WXIN, the CBS and Fox stations in Indianapolis, IN, where he has reported lead stories for the stations’ evening newscasts.
De Mar is credited with establishing a local crime reporting franchise series at CBS4/FOX 59. His work has also had a national impact, and a series of reports led to the introduction of a new federal law that would hold all Veterans Affairs hospitals more accountable for their prescribing practices.
De Mar graduated Cum Laude from the University of Arizona in 2012, where he earned a BA in broadcast journalism and minored in marketing.
A Lincoln Park native, his favorite professional teams are the Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bears, Bulls and Blackhawks.
Brown has not been charged with a crime and she did win her last election handily.
“I think she saved the house. She saved me, possibly saved my dog.”
She is accused of trying to pay thousands in bitcoin to have her lover’s wife murdered.
It’s the station’s first overhaul since 1969.
Chicago’s Brighton Park neighborhood is in serious need of early childhood education resources.
The call came after 3:30 Wednesday afternoon.
Police said authorities in Minnesota took Tasha Lynn Schleicher’s 11 children away last year, after she was found driving drunk with five kids in the car.
Despite the loss, fans say they will never forget this historic run.
The Ramblers’ 14-game losing streak is over, along with an incredible feel-good story at time college basketball, engulfed in scandal, could truly use one.
If Loyola wins on Saturday and if Kansas wins, that is the national championship game.
A dancing good time at a watch party with the Loyola Ramblers and their fans at the Gentile Arena.
A group of Chicago high school students has returned from Parkland, Florida, after meeting survivors of last month’s deadly school shooting.
There will be extra security at Mundelein High School after a student made a threatening social media post.
He’s one of the Chicago area’s latest carjacking victims, and although police eventually found his vehicle, he had to pay up.
Marvin Smith’s quick thinking led to an arrest, but he is also paying a price. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports.
One Indiana family claims the drug Tamiflu had an extreme-side effect. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports.
They are looking to the gas station next door. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports.
An animal welfare advocacy group dug into its own pocket to put some animals up at a pet hotel. The fix won’t last forever, CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports.
The incident occurred early Wednesday at a Hobart, Ind. gas station.
The woman who challenged the legality of a million-dollar Morris drawing is $25,000 richer. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar explains.