CBS 2 Hires Sandra TorresCBS 2 Chicago has hired Buffalo Grove, Ill. native Sandra Torres as a general assignment reporter. Torres will return to the Chicago area and begin working at the station on November 30th.
Irika Sargent Named CBS 2 Co-Anchor With Rob JohnsonIrika Sargent has been named co-anchor of the CBS 2 Chicago (WBBM-TV) weekday evening news. Beginning October 19, Sargent will join Rob Johnson behind the station’s anchor desk at 5, 6 and 10 p.m.
CBS 2 Names Lionel Moise As Weekday Morning News Co-AnchorLionel Moise has been named co-anchor of the CBS 2 Chicago weekday morning news. He will join Erin Kennedy behind the anchor desk, beginning Monday, September 21. Moise comes to CBS 2 Chicago from WLTX – News 19 in Columbia, South Carolina, where he has co-anchored weekday morning newscasts since August 2012.
Audrina Bigos Joins CBS 2 As General Assignment ReporterAudrina Bigos is joining CBS 2 Chicago [WBBM-TV] as a general assignment reporter, beginning August 24.
Bad Weather Causes Delays, Cancelations At Chicago's AirportsDelays of up to 90 minutes were reported at O’Hare, where more than 735 flights had been canceled.
Cabbie Charged With Assault After Kicking Two Men Out Of VehicleTwo men claimed last week they were ejected by their Uber driver after they shared a kiss.
City Crews Get Icy Reception After Water Leak Freezes BlockResidents of an ice-encased block in a South Side neighborhood say their calls to the city went unanswered until CBS 2 began making inquiries.
CBS 2 To Broadcast Feb. 10 Mayoral DebateThe event, to be broadcast live, begins at 6 p.m. at the DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place.
Roger Field, Former CBS 2 Health And Science Editor, DiesFrom the late 1970s until 1986, Field served as health and science editor for CBS 2, joining the celebrated team that included news anchors Bill Kurtis and Walter Jacobson, sports anchor Johnny Morris and movie critic Gene Siskel.
Quinn, Rauner Square Off Over Minimum WageTuesday night’s debate was held at the DuSable Museum of African American History on Chicago’s South Side.
Chicago Celebrates JRW: Parade And Rally TweetsChicago celebrates Jackie Robinson West. Follow the CBS 2 coverage LIVE! And track tweets about the team.
CBS 2 Expanding Weekend NewscastsBeginning September 13, 2014, CBS 2 will expand its Saturday and Sunday morning and evening newscasts by a total of three hours each weekend. In addition, the station will begin airing syndicated classic episodes of The Good Wife and Blue Bloods after its weekend 10 p.m. newscasts.