Diet drugs shipping from overseas can contain ingredients that may cause stroke, or even death. (CBS)

Health Warning Over Foreign Diet Pills, Coffee, Dried Fruit

Diet pills. Special coffee. Even certain dried fruit. All of these products are supposed to help you lose weight.


David Koschman

Report: Court Papers Say Daley’s Nephew Felt Guilty About Punching Man

New court papers suggest Chicago Police may have left out key information in a report about an incident involving a nephew of former Mayor Richard M. Daley in which another man died after being punched.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012

Maxwell T. Cannon

Man Charged In Deadly Accidental Shooting In McHenry County

A Woodstock man has been hit with two felony charges for allegedly firing a gun and killing another man in what is believed to be an accidental shooting.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011

Snowy Morning Crash

Slick, Snowy Roads Blamed For Deadly Crash, Many Spinouts

The first measurable snowfall of the year might not have seemed like a big deal by Chicago winter standards, but it is being blamed for at least one deadly accident during the morning commute.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2011

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Man Dies After Being Found In Barrington Fire

A 52-year-old man has died after being found unconscious in his burning home in Barrington.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2011

E. Coli

Pathologist: Source Of E. Coli Outbreak Will Be Hard To Find

The deadliest e. coli outbreak in modern history, centered in Germany, has now killed 23 people and sickened more than 2,200 – including four in the United States.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2011

North Avenue Fatal Crash

Police: Domestic Dispute Led To Deadly Crash

Police say a deadly accident on the city’s West Side started after a domestic dispute.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2011

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2010 A Deadly Year For U.S. Police Officers

The year 2010 was a deadly year for police officers in the United States and here in Chicago.

WBBM Newsradio–01/03/2011

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department & Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Blaze Among Worst In Fire Dept. History

The South Shore neighborhood fire that left two firefighters dead and 17 injured Wednesday will go down as one of the worst in the history of the Fire Department.

CBS Chicago–12/23/2010