The neighborhood around the school has high unemployment and high crime. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
The recent sightings of a young black bear in northern Illinois could be a signal more of the animals will make their way here. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
An analyst says the so-called “fast-casual” restaurant market is increasingly competitive today. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
John Bock survived the Battle of the Bulge and went on to have a distinguished career as an aeronautical engineer, never discussing his bravery on the battlefield. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
A community activist says teenage girls — runaways — were held captive and forced by pimps to have sex.
The well-known community activist is recognized with a day in his honor. CBS 2’s Jim Williams sat down with him.
Many of us are paying the price for trying to stay warm in this prolonged cold spell. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
CBS 2′s Jim Williams found one woman on Chicago’s streets who rejects even the best intentions.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, gearing up for what could be a tough general election next year, says he ends 2013 with at least two major accomplishments: state pension reform and same-sex marriage. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
Apostolic Faith Church provided food, coats and toys. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
Johnson & Johnson has agreed to pay more than $2 billion to settle some serious criminal and civil charges with the federal government. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
We’ve seen signs the economy is improving, but in the Edgewater neighborhood today, we saw how many Chicagoans are struggling. CBS’s 2 Jim Williams has the story in this original report.
Three years ago, the Illinois General Assembly passed legislation requiring schools to always have someone in the buildings trained to care for a child with diabetes. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
Nearly a week after widespread flooding damaged thousands of homes and businesses in the Chicago area, the exhausting and costly cleanup process continued for many flood victims on Wednesday.
Aldermen grilled Chicago Public Schools officials and Chicago Teachers Union members Wednesday, over the plan to close 53 schools at the end of the school year, while the head of the school district answered critics at a Board of Education meeting.
Sports physician Jeff Mjaanes of Rush University Medical Center, who watched Sunday’s game and saw the leg-break occur, agrees there is reason to be optimistic.
An attorney for Olga Vanis says her bank bears blame for not detecting obvious forged checks. CBS 2′s Jim Williams reports.
Bond has been denied for the two purported gang members allegedly responsible for gunning down a 15-year-old honor student two weeks ago.
Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said incidents in two neighborhoods on the same night this week showed police have the right strategy in reducing the number of 911 calls that officers respond to in person.