No. 17 Northwestern Beats Illinois 24-14 For 10th WinJustin Jackson rushed for 172 yards and a touchdown, and No. 17 Northwestern beat Illinois 24-14 on Saturday.
Feds Will Spend $4M In Ten States, Including Illinois And Indiana, To Boost Butterfly PopulationMonarch butterflies will lay eggs only on milkweed plants, which have become rarer in the Midwest.
Illinois Athletic Director Hopes For Decision On Cubit By SundayBill Cubit was offensive coordinator for the Illini footbal team and took over as head coach when Tim Beckman was fired just before the start of the season.
At Waterman Farm, Customers Come Face To Face With Their Thanksgiving DinnerThe birds at HoKa Farm have a relatively good life, but nothing lasts forever. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Left As Baby At Fire Station, Child Is Now Thriving In Loving HomeAs CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports, 110 babies have been given a second chance since 2001, when a "safe haven" law went into effect.
Illinois Lottery Ticket Sales Plunge Amid Payout DelayData obtained by The Associated Press through a public information request show that gross sales in October were the lowest yet in 2015. Sales include instant and Powerball tickets.
Report Card Has Good, Bad News: More Grads, But Low ACT Scores
Budget Meeting Between Legislative Leaders, Governor In The WorksSeveral better government groups this week requested Gov. Rauner meet with leaders, including House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton, to resolve the state budget impasse.
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
Domestic Violence Shelters Drastically Cut Services During State Budget ImpasseVictims are finding it harder than ever to get help now in Illinois, CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Opinion: Chicago's Failed To Lower Homicides, Here's What We Need To DoWe act aghast in months where homicides spike in Chicago, but we shouldn't be surprised. This has become the norm, and that should make everyone very, very angry.
Opinion: How NOT To Comment On Sexual Assault Cases"I have a suggestion for anyone who isn't familiar with the complexities of sexual assault in America: shut up."