Bears fans try to stay warm at Soldier Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bundle Up Bears Fans; Game Night Will Be A Cold One

By kickoff, it will be dangerously cold outside. Temperatures could be in the lower teens, and the wind chill could be nearly zero.


Photo Of Taxi Sign (Jim Davis/Getty Images)

City Adopts Strategies To Weed Out Dangerous Cab Drivers

A city commissioner is crediting CBS 2 for helping set up new screening methods to keep dangerous cab drivers off the road. Pam Zekman reports.


Gov. Quinn's Cinnamon Challenge

YouTube Viewers Flock To Watch Quinn Take ‘Cinnamon Challenge’

Gov. Pat Quinn is concerned right now with issues such as turnout for the Illinois primary Tuesday, but in the world of cyberspace, people are flocking to YouTube to watch him take the notorious Cinnamon Challenge.


Buddy the German Shepherd was attacked last year by a dangerous dog, and now Evanston is considering toughening an animal-control law. (CBS)

Evanston Considers Putting More Teeth In Its Dangerous-Dog Law

Evanston leaders are considering a proposal to strengthen the local ordinance dealing with dangerous dogs, but one critic says it’s not necessary. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.


Bitter Cold

Dangerous Cold Keeps Chicago Bundled Up

Conditions this morning are as dangerously cold as promised, and the city is ensuring everyone is safe.

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Photo Of A Highway In Winter Whiteout Snow Conditions. (Michael Williams/Getty Images)

Chilly, Snowy Night Prompts Dangerous Driving Conditions

Snow showers in the Chicago area are causing some dangerous driving conditions on an especially chilly Friday night.


Road reflector (Getty Images file)

Another Winter Driving Hazard: Road Reflectors

Move over, potholes. A motorist describes his dangerous encounter with one of the highway projectiles.