Lightning Strikes Spark New Lenox Fires The southwest suburbs weren't spared from Tuesday's stormy weather. Multiple hits in one town kept the fire department busy, reports CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot.
Evanston Apartment Building Evacuated After Lightning StrikeAn Evanston apartment building is uninhabitable - for now anyway - after it was struck by lightning late this morning.
Blackhawks Fall To Lightning In OTChicago's Jonathan Toews was credited a game-tying goal with 1:49 left in the period after the Lightning put the puck into their own net.
Lightning Strikes Spark Two House Fires Lightning strikes are believed to have sparked two separate house fires Friday evening in the west suburban town of Geneva.
Tragedy Strikes Grieving Woman Again When Lightning Ignites Her Lemont HomeSmoke was still rising from what remains of Melanie Dennis’ house. In four years, her two daughters died, and one of her daughter's ashes was inside the home. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Lightning Strikes Damage Two Homes OvernightAt least two homes in the Chicago area were struck by lightning overnight as heavy thunderstorms plowed through the region.
Strong Storms Rock Chicago Area OvernightPowerful storms caused flooding, and lightning strikes caused damage across Chicago, including a house fire in Robbins.
Fire, Houston Dynamo End In Draw In Game Shortened By StormsLogan Pause scored in the 27th minute to lifted the Chicago Fire to a 1-1 draw with the Houston Dynamon on Sunday night in a match shortened to 66 minutes due to lightning.
Tampa Bay Beats Blackhawks In OTSteven Stamkos posted his fourth career hat trick, Vincent Lecavalier scored at 4:06 in overtime and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 on Friday night.
Carol Stream Mayor: Diseased Trees Are Contributing To OutagesCarol Stream Mayor Frank Savarino says he is looking for ways to assist homeowners whose aged or diseased trees on private property are contributing the town's power problems.
Latest Storms Spark Lightning Fires; Flood Threat ContinuesThe city of Chicago officially has set a new record for rainfall in the month of July, as a new round of storms brought lightning that set homes on fire, and a serious threat of flooding continues.
Lightning Causes Two House Fires In NapervilleTwo fires Sunday morning in Naperville are being blamed on lighting. NO one was hurt, but one caused an estimated $300,000 in damage and the other $200,000.