Courtney Gousman serves as a general assignment reporter for CBS 2 Chicago.
Gousman joined CBS 2 Chicago from KSDK-TV in St. Louis. Prior to that, she served as a news anchor and reporter at WEHT-TV in Evansville, Indiana, and KRGC-TV in Jefferson City, Missouri. She also served as an intern at Tribune Co.-owned CLTV in 2003.
“Other people’s stories fascinate me,” Gousman says. It serves as her inspiration and passion for journalism.
Gousman is a Chicago native and graduate of Chicago’s Whitney Young High School and Hampton University in Virginia.
The eight-year legal saga ended Friday. CBS 2′s Courtney Gousman reports.
It only takes a step outside to experience just how cold it is as frigid temperatures are expected throughout the day Sunday.
Monday will be a new day for CTA riders: the transit authority is trying to get riders to switch over to the new Ventra system.
Chicago Police are searching for the driver who plowed into a far South Side restaurant and sent two men to the hospital, reports CBS 2′s Courtney Gousman.
The officer brought her pistol downstairs to investigate a commotion on the first floor and was confronted by a man who “lunged” at her.
A police officer is in serious condition after he was hit in the head with a baseball bat while trying to break up a fight early Saturday in West Englewood.
CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman was at Johnson School of Excellence in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
Tomorrow marks the unofficial beginning of the school year, with the Bud Billiken Parade. It is considered one of the largest back to school celebrations in the country.
Two suburban girls survived the train crash in northern Spain that killed 79 people last month. CBS 2′s Courtney Gousman talked to the family, now dealing with this crisis, in northern Spain.
Both drivers involved in a crash early Saturday morning on the Stevenson Expressway have been charged with DUI.
Some Chicagoans are reacting to George Zimmerman’s acquittal with a number of pop-up protests around the city.
Chicago Police have now charged a suspect with the shooting that left a five-year-old boy in critical condition.
Friends and classmates are mourning after two people were killed in a motorcycle crash in the parking lot of Crete Monee High School, reports CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman.
It’s already been a violent start to the month of June, just as the city releases its monthly crime statistics for May.
Charles Jones was shot and killed overnight after leaving the gentleman’s club he owned.
This Mother’s Day race is a tradition and many mothers and their friends and families will be here rocking pink– to help support the battle against breast cancer.
Lake County Indiana Sheriff’s officers were approaching Espinoza’s home in East Chicago to execute a search warrant when they heard a single gunshot.
Wrigley Field could come alive for 10 more nights a season. The Cubs want more night games, and next week, the idea is expected to go before City Council.
38,000 CTA riders are getting ready for a commute shake-up Monday
A levee breach along the Des Plaines river sent water rushing into homes and basements in southwest suburban Forest View.