A "Denver Boot" Wheel Lock (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Lawmaker Wants City To Be Able To Boot Cars To Collect On Unpaid Debts

An Illinois state senator wants to allow the city of Chicago to boot and sell cars belonging to people who owe the city money on a court judgment.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2013

Say goodbye to a Monopoly token... (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Say “Sayonara” To One Of Monopoly’s Game Tokens

That’s right, Hasbro is updating those tiny, metal pieces you move around the board in Monopoly. This isn’t an arbitrary process, they’re asking fans to vote on which classic tokens should stay and which new tokens should win a permanent spot on the Monopoly board.


Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Fire Department’s Boot Collection Poses Danger

Sure, it’s for a great cause, but CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson says firefighters should not leave their stations to ask motorists to “fill the boot” at intersections.


A "Denver Boot" Wheel Lock (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Denver Boot Coming For Rolling Meadows Parking Scofflaws

If you live in Rolling Meadows, Police are warning you – the boot is coming.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012