This week’s fatal fire in Hammond, Ind. is a terrible reminder of how dangerous space heaters can be, if they’re not used properly. CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
CBS 2′s Chris Martinez talks with an area attorney who has filed a class-action lawsuit.
On the whole, it was a Merry Christmas at Jocelyn Flojo’s house, except for that one missing piece: a gift for her 7-year-old son that was ordered online. CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
It might be the last place you’d want to be on Christmas Day: the ER at Rush University Medical Center. CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
Alonzo Stallings found out about the lack of heat not from teachers or a note sent home – but from his five-year-old daughter.
It’s that time of year when many companies host holiday parties. Some people might be headed to one right now, but in Downers Grove, one company is foregoing a party and doing something more in the spirit of giving.
CBS 2’s Chris Martinez visited stores from both chains to do a price check, comparing the base price of ten items at Dominick’s and Mariano’s.
Police are investigating, reports CBS 2’s Chris Martinez.
Sometimes it’s obvious. More often, it’s not. CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
Eyewitnesses said the single-engine plane appeared to do a “touch-and-go,” circled and crashed several hundred feet short of the runway. Both people aboard died.
The attack on Chicago’s Northwest Side has put residents on edge, CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
The question: Did the dispatcher do enough to try to save the man’s life? CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
School administrators and Mayor Emanuel continued to blame budget problems and the unsettled pension crisis in Springfield for the job cuts.
(CBS) — One suburban university spends hours training future pilots, getting them ready for any type of landing, in any type of condition. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez sat in the cockpit of a flight simulator […]
Frank Miller, diehard Blackhaws fan, hit upon a novel way to honor his surging team in the post season — until the city of Park Ridge lowered the boom. CBS 2′s Chris Martinez reports.
Parents at an Andersonville elementary school slated to close this summer said Chicago Public Schools officials have added insult to injury, with plans to dismantle some historic murals before school is even out.
Safety advocates say new construction should include indoor sprinklers to make homes more fireproof. CBS 2′s Chris Martinez looks at both sides of the debate.
Less than 24 hours after CBS 2 reported on falling concrete from a Lake Shore Drive overpass falling on a local family’s car, city crews were at the overpass, getting rid of more loose concrete.
A big chunk of concrete smashed into the hood of a Chicago area family’s car as they were driving in Streeterville this week.
Three teenage girls have been charged, and police are searching for a fourth, after they allegedly hit a 12-year-old boy with a ketchup bottle; and stole cash, jewelry, and cell phones from the boy’s home in Palatine.