The deal in Congress keeps them on the job until at least Jan. 15, when the new budget expires. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley talks with Chicago workers.
On Capitol Hill, lawmakers were alerted with a blaring security announcement, saying that shots had been fired and advising them to stay in place. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
Ronald Kitchen and Marvin Reeves both spent more than 20 years in prison for murders they didn’t commit. Now, each will receive $6.15 million dollars in compensation.
More than 5,000 Cook County residents are illegally holding guns after their firearms ownership cards were revoked. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
They’re pioneers in a brave new world: the first female students ever at the Catholic high school. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
Federal budget cuts left the show with a little less sizzle this year, as all military airshow flights like the Thunderbirds were cancelled. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley found most spectators didn’t seem to notice.
Under the immigration reform that passed the U.S. Senate, the so-called visa lottery would be eliminated. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
When art gets stolen, it’s rarely recovered. However, on Thursday, a west suburban artist re-claimed 13 paintings she hasn’t seen in almost a year.
Residents in Humboldt Park and Logan Square have had it with those free ad-papers that pile up on your doorstep.
CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports on how fans who saw Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final were trying to stay awake Thursday — and those who missed it were trying to stay calm.
CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports on why the National Security Agency may be watching who you call and who calls you.
West Nile mosquitoes are back in the Chicago area for the first time this year. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
Over the course of four years in Englewood — population 25,000 — there were 80,000 arrests. Half were thrown out. But when it comes to finding a job, that doesn’t matter. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley talks with a woman who survived an apparent road-rage shooting over the weekend that left a club manager dead.
CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley talked with the Alsip company that provided the so-called “party bus” to two dozen Oswego East High School students.
John Malone, 20, was riding in an SUV with three others about 60 miles south of Chicago on Interstate 65, when the vehicle blew a tire and spun out of control.
The courageous Logan Square shopkeeper who fought off a pair of armed robbers with a baseball bat said Tuesday he bears no ill will toward the men who shot him and tried to rob him.
Fredrick Goings was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for the 2009 murders of the ex-girlfriend of former Bulls star Eddy Curry and their infant daughter.
William “Billy” Curl had been scheduled to stand trial next week for the murder of Antinette “Toni” Keller, an art student at NIU, in October 2010. He had been charged with first-degree murder, criminal sexual assault and arson in connection with Keller’s death.
CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley explains why.