Storm Damage At Addison Street And Panama Avenue

ComEd Customers Could Be Reimbursed For 2011 Storm Damage

ComEd said Thursday that it will file an appeal to the Illinois Commerce Commission to avoid having to reimburse customers for storm damage from two years ago.


O'Hare International Airport

Report: Near-Collisions Continue To Cause Worries At U.S. Airports

The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating two near-collisions within months of one another last year at O’Hare International Airport.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

A police officer conducts a breathalyzer test.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Former Tinley Park Cop Admits To Driving Drunk In Crash

A former Tinley Park Police officer admitted to a Will County judge that he left the scene of a drunken driving accident nearly a year ago.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2012

Rain Raindrops Storm Weather

2011 Could Become Wettest Year On Record

We could have had a lot of snow Wednesday, but we had all-day rain showers instead, making what is already the third wettest year in Chicago on record a little wetter still.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

November 1, 2011

On 11/1/11, It’s Time To Celebrate … Well, Nothing, Really

Tomorrow is Nov. 1, 2011. Big deal, right? Well, it is if numbers are your thing.


Taste Of Chicago

Taste Of Chicago Up And Running

Taste of Chicago 2011 is up and running, with a smorgasbord of offerings from the city’s favorite restaurants – and a big sandbox too.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011

(CBS File Photo)

Police: Crime Down For 29th Month In A Row

Police say overall crime in Chicago was down for the 29th consecutive month in May.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

Roger Goodell

Potential NFL Lockout Looming On Thursday Night

It’s been talked about for over a year, but now the expiration of the collective bargaining agreement is just a few short days away.


Producers Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Gareth Unwin accept the award for Best Motion Picture of the Year for 'The King's Speech' onstage during the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“King’s Speech” Wins Best Picture Oscar

Complete Academy Award coverage, with videos, interviews, list of winners, and behind-the-scenes looks.


Chicago Auto Show

Auto Show Officially Opens

The Chicago Auto Show officially opens Friday morning at McCormick Place.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2011

Toyota Prius V

Chicago Auto Show Set To Kick Off

The 2011 Chicago Auto Show gets underway Friday, with an assortment of trendy new vehicles.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2011

File Photo (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Tips On How To Save More & Spend Less In 2011

It’s probably on your New Year’s resolution list: save more money! The big question is how in this economy? CBS 2’s Susan Carlson has three easy suggestions on how to build our bank accounts painlessly.

CBS 2–01/04/2011

Jay Cutler and the Bears look to move to 3-0 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh on Sunday night. (Credit: Getty Images)

Bears Opponents List Out For Next Season

They’re just starting the playoffs, but we already have a list of opponents for the Bears next year.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2011

New Year’s In Chicago

In just a matter of hours, it will be 2011, and everyone is getting ready. Need some last-minute plans?


Cash Register

What You Can Expect To Pay More For In 2011

It seems like everything is going to cost more in 2011. And with the holidays in the rearview mirror, you can expect some sticker shock at the store, too. CBS 2’s Susan Carlson takes a look at what you can expect to pay more for in 2011.

CBS 2–12/29/2010

20 Things That Will Be More Expensive In 2011

It seems like everything is going to cost more in 2011. And with the holidays in the rearview mirror, you can expect some sticker shock at the store, too.


File photo of a Blue Line train.  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Passes Budget Without Fare Hikes, Service Cuts

The Chicago Transit Authority passed a new budget plan Wednesday that will not hike fares, nor cut service levels.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2010