Police Sergeant, Good Samaritan Come To Aid Of Three Teenage Girls After Light Pole Fell On Them A light pole fell on three teenage girls late Monday morning in the 5200 block of South Lake Park Avenue in the Hyde Park neighborhood and a Chicago police sergeant and a Good Samaritan came to their rescue.
Anti-Trump Sentiments Galvanize May Day Marchers Millions of people around the globe are honoring "May Day." In Chicago, for some, it means bringing immigration reform to the forefront, reports CBS 2's Derrick Blakley.
Hastert Sentenced To 15 Months In Hush Money CaseCalling former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert a "serial child molester," a federal judge has sentenced him to 15 months in prison for trying to skirt banking regulations to conceal hush money payments intended to cover up sex abuse allegations from the time he was a high school wrestling coach and teacher in Yorkville decades ago.
In Hastert’s Hometown, Many Support Jail Time For Former House SpeakerCBS 2's Derrick Blakley spent the day in Plano, where the Hasterts lived for 20 years and where, for many, support has turned to scorn.
Detective In Koschman Investigation Will Only Serve Two Months Of One-Year SuspensionWhen does a one-year suspension for police misconduct only take two months? Apparently when you're a Chicago Police officer.
Cold-Case Convict Grateful For His New FreedomJack McCullough, 76, suddenly found himself a free man on Friday, after being convicted of a 1957 murder. CBS 2 caught up with him after his release.
Cinema Chain May Give Thumbs-Up To Texting During FilmsAMC would put some restrictions on the idea, which is geared toward millennials. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
In Report, Task Force Contends Police Union A Major Obstacle To ChangeToday Mayor Emanuel was briefed on a new task force report that finds the Chicago Police Department is plagued by systemic racism, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.
Pothole Causes Chicago Woman To Trip, Break Leg Over the years, Chicago's infamous potholes have broken bicycle rims, car tire rims, even car axles, but last week, a Lakeview pothole caused an unfortunate Chicago grandmother to break a leg.
New Interim Supt. Johnson Says He’s Never Witnessed Police Misconduct In 27 Years With CPDInterim Superintendent Eddie Johnson sat down with CBS 2's Derrick Blakley to talk about his plan for reducing crime, police misconduct and the surprise call from City Hall that put him in charge.
West Side Leaders Line Up Behind Chicago Police Superintendent CandidateThe black elected officials say veteran Deputy Chief Eugene Williams is the man for the job. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Police Board Announces 3 Finalists For CPD SuperintendentThe Chicago Police Board has revealed two outsiders and one top deputy at the Chicago Police Department as the three finalists for the next police superintendent.