Another Gacy Victim Identified: Teen Runaway From MinnesotaJames Byron Haakenson’s family received the grim news from a Cook County investigator this week, WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Hastert Leaves Federal Prison In Minnesota, Back In ChicagoHastert, 75, was sentenced to 15 months in prison last year, and reported to Rochester Federal Medical Center in Minnesota last June.
Bears Great Richard Dent Pushes Football As Alternative To GangsDent worked with community activist Andrew Holmes, who said squeezing a football is far better than squeezing a trigger.
County Layoffs Not A Scare Tactic: PreckwinkleCook County government was counting -- literally -- on a sweetened-beverage tax to balance its budget. The tax is in legal limbo. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Chicago Man Sues CPD Over Alleged Error In Gang DatabaseA young Chicago man might be deported next week because he says Chicago police call him a gang member.
Park Ridge Police Charge Two Juveniles In High School ThreatTwo boys, one of them only 12-years-old, are charged with making threats against Maine South High School in Park Ridge.
Cook County Soda Tax Prompts Protest, Calls For RepealOpponents of Cook County's new beverage tax could be heard chanting "can the tax" across from the county building Tuesday morning.
Sugary Beverage Tax Pops This WeekendAt least for Cook County consumers of sweetened drinks. CBS 2's Jim Williams talks with a local businessperson about the extra work to collect the cash.
On Eve Of Special Session, Pressure Mounts For Bipartisan State BudgetGov. Bruce Rauner offered to work with lawmakers to finally approve a full state budget.
Hero Found: Kidney Transplant Set After Grandfather's Old-School PleaMatt Hays' devoted grandfather, Charlie, drew attention last year when he advertised for a kidney donor on his pickup truck. CBS 2's Jim Williams has this follow up.
Positively Chicago: Making Better DadsThe Dovetail Project's goal is to give young African American fathers the guidance they need to take care of their children. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Eagle Released To Wildlife Rehab Center After Being Rescued Near Chicago HotelAn animal control officer rescued Monday night an eagle that “had a tussle” with a hotel window on the North Side.