DeKalb Mayor Opposes Idea To Allow Underage People Into Bars The Student Association of Northern Illinois University is considering asking DeKalb officials to allow underage people to go into bars to be with some of their older friends, even if they're not allowed to drink alcohol, reports WBBM's Bernie Tafoya.
Hungover At Work? Poll Finds People Are Hardly Alone While sitting at his cubicle, Mason (not his real name), raises his heavy, alcohol soaked head and reaches for the nearest Red Bull and a handful of pain killers.
Cop Charged With Firing Gun Through Window Of Home While DrinkingA south suburban police officer was drinking at a friend’s house when he started firing his gun, sending bullets into a neighboring home and vehicle, then called another officer to try to have him hide the evidence.
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Healthwatch: Drinking From Sport Bottles Could Cause WrinklesWe've heard the advice before, drink eight glasses of water a day to stay healthy, and for many that means drinking water from a sport bottle. But as CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist reports, all that drinking could cause premature aging.
More Defendants To Be Added To Lawsuit Over NIU Student's Drinking DeathDavid Bogenberger, 19, had a blood alcohol level more than four times the legal limit for driving when he died during what authorities said was a hazing ritual at the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity at NIU in November.
Mayor Wants To Get Tough On Drinking, Gambling, Urinating In PublicDrinking, gambling and urinating on the public way are crimes that, Chicago Police contend, can “ruin the social fabric” of a neighborhood and set the stage for more serious crimes, including prostitution, gang loitering and narcotics sales.
Stricter South Side Irish Parade Marks 2nd YearAfter a three-year hiatus, the parade returned last year with a zero tolerance policy for drunks. As CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports, organizers say expect the same crackdown this year.
Bus Driver Accused Of Being Drunk On The JobA Chicago school bus driver is in trouble being drunk while on the job--and more
Divers Find Body Of Missing Man In Belmont HarborDivers have found the body of a missing Chicago man in the frigid water of Belmont Harbor.