Fake Harvard Rejection Letter Puts Chicago Student In SpotlightCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez explains how the high school senior turned a potentially bad experience into viral gold.
Sheriff Fears Motorists May Be Driving With Counterfeit Airbags Could you be driving around with fake airbags and not know it? That’s what Cook County investigators want to know after they found two dozen counterfeit airbags at a southwest suburban auto shop.
'Despicable' Epidemic: People Using Fake Service DogsDespicable. That’s the word used by advocates for the disabled to describe the newest trend – people disguising their dogs as service dogs to travel, shop, and even go to night clubs.
Former Stroger Aide To Go On Trial On Corruption ChargesNearly three years after she was arrested while pulling out of a downtown parking garage, Carla Oglesby – a top aide to former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger – is expected to go on trial on public corruption charges Monday.
Dummy Grenade Found On Orland Park School BusThe discovery prompted school officials to evacuate all buses at Carl Sandburg High School. No injuries were reported.
Feds Crack Down On Fake NFL Merchandise Ahead Of Super BowlAuthorities intercepted fake official football jerseys at O'Hare International Airport. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Customs Agents Pluck Counterfeit Guitars Coming Into O'HareSome mail-order guitars coming through O'Hare struck a false note with U.S. Customs agents. They were fakes from China.
Man Pleads Guilty To Fake NATO Bomb ThreatA Northwest Side man arrested on a terrorism charge just before the May NATO Summit in May pleaded guilty Tuesday and was sentenced to four years in prison and deportation.
Sheriff: Woman's Claim She Was Raped By Cop Impersonator Is A Hoax A 33-year-old woman had told police she was pulled over by a fake cop Tuesday evening on a roadside in unincorporated Plano and sexually assaulted at gunpoint.
2 Investigators: Fake Viagra Could Kill YouFederal officials are intercepting an increasing amount of counterfeit Viagra from outside the United States. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports on some of the poisonous substances that have been found in fake batches.
Grenade At School In Lincoln Park Turns Out To Be FakeA grenade caused a scare Monday morning at Oscar Mayer Elementary School in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, but it turned out to be a fake.
Experts: Bin Laden Corpse Photo Is FakeThere is a picture going around the internet that is supposed to be Osama bin Laden, taken after he was killed.