Prices Soar For Some Generic Drugs -- Why?The price increase has been described by some congressmen as staggering. They’re joining doctors, pharmacists and patients in asking why. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Peoples Gas To Charge Customers More Next Month, Wants Additional IncreaseThe Citizens Utility Board condemned the cost increase to customers.
Report: Deadly Crashes Up 9 Percent In Illinois This YearThe number of deadly crashes on Illinois roads is up 9 percent from this time last year, according to a published report.
State Senate Committee Approves Minimum Wage HikeThe Illinois State Senate Executive Committee has approved a plan to increase the state's minimum wage, and let it increase automatically in the future.
Report: Property Taxes Way Up In Many SuburbsSome suburbanites are feeling the pain of decreasing property values and increased taxes.
Metra Fares Rising Up To 30 Percent On Wednesday Starting Wednesday, Metra riders will see a big increase in fares, with most riders paying 30 percent more.
South Shore Train Riders Facing Fare IncreaseCommuters riding the South Shore between Northwest Indiana and downtown Chicago could be hit with a 5 percent fare increase as soon as next month.
New Year Means New Tolls For Illinois DriversStarting Sunday, it's going to be a lot more expensive to drive on Illinois' tollways.
Brizard Defends Proposal To Raise Property Taxes For CPSFinances are on the mind of Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer Jean-Claude Brizard, on the first day of the new school year for some students.
Big Jump In lllinois Same-Sex Couples Reporting Status To CensusThe number of Illinoisans telling the U.S. Census Bureau they’re part of a same-sex couple has jumped significantly.
Gas Prices Rise Across ChicagolandAverage gasoline prices in Chicago increased about a nickel per gallon in the past week and is $1.17 a gallon more expensive than a year ago.
CPS Considering Property Tax IncreaseChicago Public Schools administrators, still faced with a deficit of more than $600 million after making significant cuts, are considering more job cuts and a property tax increase.
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