Diamond, Ill. Rebuilds One Year After Devastating TornadoToday, the town of Diamond, Illinois, 60 miles southwest of Chicago, looks like an idyllic community with new homes, green lawns and swimming pools, but it looked anything but nice one year ago.
Guy Who Invented 'Operation' Is Broke, Needs One HimselfEverybody's played the popular board game. But do you know the back story of the man who invented it? CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Washington, Ill. Seeking Volunteers To Help Cleanup Tornado DamageThe town of Washington, Ill. is looking for help with the cleanup after a tornado devastated much of the town two weeks ago.
Watch: Tornado Blows House Away In An InstantSurveillance video outside a store in Diamond, Ill. shows a tornado blowing a house away in an instant.
Southwest Suburbs Battered By Storms, TornadoThe Chicago area was beset by a fast-moving storm Sunday that temporarily halted the Bears game at Soldier Field and downed power lines and trees.
Evidence Of Lives Devastated By Downstate Tornado Found Near ChicagoDebris from someone’s life landed at April Gerstung's residence near Morris, hours after a devastating tornado flattened parts of Washington in central Illinois.
9 O’Hare Passengers Taken To Hospitals After Becoming IllAn international flight was grounded at O'Hare after several passengers were rushed to the hospital. The tourists were headed home to Copenhagen Denmark late last night.
Man Dies After Gyrocopter Crashes In LansingA man is dead after his gyrocopter crashed Monday morning at an airport in south suburban Lansing, Illinois State Police said.
Computer Pranksters Draw Swarms Of Cops To Cary HomeLate Wednesday afternoon, Cary police say they received a computer message from a 16-year-old boy who claimed there had been a shooting in a home on Adare Drive. The teen said he was hiding in an upstairs room.
Northern Illinois Family Survived Italian Cruise Ship DisasterJim and Jo Salzurg and their daughter, Mary-Jo, were among the thousands of passengers on the Costa Concordia, the luxury liner that hit a rock along the Tuscany shore last week.
2 Investigators: Will VA Bounce Vets From Nursing Facilities? The families of military veterans say their loved ones are being pushed out of the VA centers that promised to take care of them. CBS 2's Dave Savini investigates.