Mentoring Program Steers Chicago Youth Toward Auto-Restoration CareersAlex Levesque uses vintage car restoration to show troubled young people -- often with previous gang ties -- a path away from violence.
Young Entrepreneur Turns Family Treat Into Dream BusinessSince he was a baby, Jayden Hammond's parents have taught him the benefits of entrepreneurship. Needless to say, his parents were excited when, at 12-years-old, he asked if he could start a gourmet vegan popcorn company.
Chicago-Area Man Fights Cancer By 'Training To Live'D. Anthony Evans may never be in the clear. That's not stopping him from living well and helping others, CBS 2's Derrick Young reports.
Support Derrick Young On Dancing With Chicago CelebritiesDerrick Young will be representing CBS 2 on "Dancing With Chicago Celebrities" this year. The annual charity event raises money for the fight against breast cancer in the Chicago area.
Kennedy Expressway Project To Create Traffic Nightmare This WeekendCall it carmageddon, or whatever you want, but one thing is certain: the Kennedy Expressway will be a nightmare for motorists driving near to and from downtown this weekend.
Weekend Traffic Nightmare Coming For Kennedy DriversIf you drive on the Kennedy, you’d be well-advised to avoid the downtown stretch of the expressway the next few weekends, as the Ohio and Ontario feeder ramps will be taken out of commission for a major construction project.
Get Ready For The Headache-Inducing Road Projects Of SummerCBS 2 traffic reporter Derrick Young takes a look at a few of the biggest projects that will affect your commute.
2 Critically Injured In Crash On North AvenueMultiple injuries were reported early Thursday in a three-car accident on North Avenue in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.
'Call Me Maybe:' The CBS 2 EditionThey’re calling “Call Me Maybe” the song of summer 2012, and Carly Rae Jepsen, the 26-year-old Canadian recording artist behind the song, has become an international superstar. She joined Vince Gerasole this morning to talk, and sing, about it.
Semi-Truck Crash Shuts Down Eastbound Borman ExpresswaySome lanes were still closed as late as the midday hours, following an overnight crash that left a truck driver with life-threatening injuries, and shut down the eastbound Borman Expressway in Northwest Indiana.
Extra-Alarm Fire Rages In RiverwoodsAn extra-alarm fire shut down a busy road in Riverwoods early Tuesday.
Crash Shuts Down Major Junction In BataviaA busy intersection in Batavia was shut down Friday morning, after a crash that left some people injured.