U Of I, U Of C, Northwestern Plan $1.2 Billion Research Hub In South LoopThe universities have teamed up to create what they hope will become the next big think tank in Chicago.
Emanuel Budget Plan: 911 Tax Hike, Higher Uber Fees, Amusement Tax RedoThe mayor has been dropping hints about his 2018 budget proposal for weeks.
Chicago Officially Submits Bid For Amazon's HQ2The city of Chicago has officially submitted its bid to be home to Amazon's second headquarters.
Mayor Emanuel's 2018 Budget: Spending On SafetyBigger phone bills and more expensive theater tickets are both part of Emanuel's new plan to pay for his 2018 budget.
Cook County Board Overwhelmingly Votes To Repeal Soda TaxThe 15-2 vote reflected the overwhelming opposition the tax faced among Cook County residents.
Cook County Finance Committee Votes 15-1 To Can The Soda TaxThe Cook County Finance Committee has voted 15-1 to approve a plan to repeal the controversial sweetened beverage tax, effective Dec. 1.
Democrats, Republicans Unite To Organize Chicago Area Pitch For AmazonDozens of government, business, and civic leaders gathered downtown to discuss luring Amazon's second headquarters to the Chicago area.
Students Stage Gubernatorial DebateAll seven Democratic candidates for governor took questions from students at Whitney Young Magnet High School.
Marathon, World Series Security In Place In Light Of VegasThe executive director of the Chicago Marathon says they've been working with local and federal law enforcement year-round.
Retired African-American Cops 'Take A Knee' Outside CPDMore than 20 retired black cops gathered in unity Friday to make a statement about patriotism, protest and free speech.
Rauner Signs Bill Providing State Insurance Coverage For AbortionsIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation that would provide state health insurance and Medicaid coverage for abortions.
Trump Unveils Tax-Cut Plan During Indianapolis StopPresident Trump argues the cuts, including significant reductions for the wealthy, would benefit everyone, including the middle class. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley reports from Indianapolis.