Illinois lawmakers return to Springfield today to approve funding for the state’s capital construction program.
A teenage driver was killed, and a 2-year-old child narrowly escaped death or serious injury, when a car went airborne and smack into the child’s bedroom in far west suburban Batavia Township.
Construction projects are in jeopardy and tens of thousands of jobs hang in the balance because state lawmakers failed to approve funding on capital projects, Gov. Pat Quinn said Monday.
A Joliet man was giving his young son a shower late last week, when a bullet went flying through two walls and ended up lodged in his bathroom wall.
If you can afford to pay $2.4 million, you can move into the Winnetka house where “Home Alone” was filmed.
A man who allegedly broke into his grandparents’ home while they were on vacation, has been charged with burglary.
This is a big day for a wounded Iraq War veteran and his family – groundbreaking for their new house.
A fire Sunday night displaced a family from their home in southwest suburban Romeoville.
The former home of one of Chicago’s most popular mayors has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The blizzard that is set to clobber Chicago later this week will also sock downstate Illinois, and both houses of the Illinois General Assembly have canceled their sessions as a precaution.
Investigators suspect the fire was the result of an electrical problem. Working smoke detectors are credited for alerting the family.
The Illinois Senate has begun debating a major tax increase as Democratic leaders fight the clock and reluctant lawmakers.
An explosion rocked a neighborhood in Kenosha overnight, leveling one home and damaging several others.
A South Side man is homeless after his house blew up last weekend.
It’s almost a done deal: Illinois allowing same-sex unions. The state Senate passed the civil unions bill Wednesday. The governor gets it on Thursday. CBS 2′s Kristyn Hartman spoke with critics who say it cheapens traditional marriage, and backers who say it’s one step closer to gay marriage.
Democrats claimed at least 54 seats on their way to retaining a 60-vote majority in the Illinois House, but they continued to battle Tuesday evening to hold onto a big advantage.
The roof of a house was ripped off near far southwest suburban Peotone Tuesday morning, possibly because of a tornado.
A man who was rescued from a burning home Sunday afternoon suffered smoke inhalation and was hospitalized following the blaze in west suburban Oak Park Sunday afternoon, police said.