Kris Gutierrez

Stack of cash (CBS)

There Are Drawbacks To Keeping All Of Your Assets In Cash: Experts

CBS 2’s Kris Gutierrez looks at why this could be a dangerous strategy.


Barrington High School (CBS)

Barrington High School Teaching Students To Become Entrepreneurs

Summer is a time for many teens to relax, but five groups of Barrington High School students are busier than ever, after finding success in a business incubator class – the first course of its kind in the nation.


A cancer patients holds the tubes that funnel chemotherapy drugs into his body at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center June 17, 2003 in Fayetteville, N.C. (Credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

American Cancer Society Seeking Volunteers For New Study

The American Cancer Society wants you! It’s looking for 300,000 volunteers between the ages of 30 and 65, and who are cancer-free, to enroll in a 20-year study that seeks to answer the question, “what causes cancer?”


Former Chicago Public Schools chief Paul Vallas (right), with former mayoral candidate Gery Chico. (Credit/File Photo: Craig Dellimore/WBBM)

Vallas: ‘We Really Never Came Close To Ever Having A Strike’

Former Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer Paul Vallas says teachers never came close to a strike during his tenure in the 1990s and early 2000s, but times – and the national debate about education reform – have changed.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2012

The CBS Buzz Bus hit Brookfield Zoo on Tuesday. (CBS)

CBS Network Hits Chicagoland In The ‘Buzz Bus’

CBS is hitting the road on a cross country trip to thank viewers for making us the No. 1 network in the nation.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2012

Duct tape supplies. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Duct Tape, Crisco, Vodka: Bizarre Home Remedies For What Ails You

CBS 2’s Kris Gutierrez asks the experts which home remedies really work.


Carly Rae Jepsen, Vince Gerasole

‘Call Me Maybe:’ The CBS 2 Edition

They’re calling “Call Me Maybe” the song of summer 2012, and Carly Rae Jepsen, the 26-year-old Canadian recording artist behind the song, has become an international superstar. She joined Vince Gerasole this morning to talk, and sing, about it.

CBS 2–07/20/2012

Experts say blue lights emanating from computer devices could be over-stimulating your brain and causing sleep disruptions.

Computer Devices Could Be Stealing Your Sleep

Experts say blue lights emanating from computer devices could be over-stimulating your brain and causing sleep disruptions. CBS 2’s Kris Gutierrez reports.


Raquel Guckeen has been treated for basal cell carcinoma, a common, but potentially dangerous, form of skin cancer. (CBS)

Skin-Cancer Patient Shares Her Story To Warn Others About Sun Danger

CHICAGO (CBS) — Three million people each year are diagnosed with the most common form of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma. The cause: exposure to the sun. CBS 2’s Kris Gutierrez has the story of one […]


Vacancy sign for retail space (CBS)

Some Suburbs Reversing Retail Vacancies, Others Stumped

Some suburban malls are looking like ghost towns, but what can communities do to turn the tide? CBS 2’s Kris Gutierrez reports.


Nobel Peace Laureates

Nobel Peace Laureates To Discuss Hopes For A World With No Nukes

On the final day of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in Chicago, panelists will be talking with high schools students about hopes for a world with no nuclear weapons.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Lottery Winners

Downstate Couple Comes Forward As Mega Millions Winners

She giggled for four hours. That’s what an Illinois woman did, after her husband told her they won a share of the record $656 million Mega Millions jackpot.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2012

White Sox Tailgaters

Fans Swarm To U.S. Cellular For White Sox Home Opener

Fans are swarming to U.S. Cellular Field and tailgating in the parking lots, as Opening Day arrives for the White Sox.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2012

Wrigley Field

Hope Springs Eternal For Cubs Fans, Even If First Win Has To Wait

No matter how you feel about the Cubs, Opening Day at Wrigley Field is special. Even though the Cubs lost to the Nationals, Thursday was no exception.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2012

Kris Gutierrez, morning news anchor CBS 2 Chicago. (CBS)

Kris Gutierrez Joins CBS 2 Chicago As Morning Anchor

Kris Gutierrez has been hired as the new morning news anchor at CBS 2 Chicago [WBBM-TV].