Darren Butler (left), David Tate (center) and Fred Leland (right) are charged with a string of thefts from vehicles parked at home improvement stores in Schererville, Indiana. (Credit: Schererville Police)

Three Charged With Stealing Tools From Vehicles Parked At Home Improvement Stores

The thefts began in April. On at least three occasions, men dressed in yellow safety vests to blend in with legitimate construction workers, watched as they went inside, and then broke into unattended vehicles to steal the workers’ tools.


Michael Jordan. (Getty Images)

Watch: Elementary School Class Loses Its Mind When Michael Jordan Makes Surprise Visit

Michael Jordan’s likeness is timeless.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2014

Customers at the Lowe's store in Aurora, Ill., arrived at the store on Oct. 17, 2011, to find it had shut down for good when it closed down the night before. Another store in Oswego, Ill., and 18 others nationwide also closed, the company announced the same day. (Credit: CBS)

Lowe’s Closing Two More Chicago Area Stores

The nation’s second-largest home improvement store is closing two more stores in suburban Chicago.

WBBM Newsradio–10/17/2011

The letters above the Lowe's store in Schaumburg were taken down on Aug. 15, 2011, when the store became one of seven Lowe's stores to close nationwide. (Credit: CBS)

Lowe’s Closes Stores In Elgin, Schaumburg

Two Chicago suburbs are suffering a major economic blow, as the Lowe’s home improvement chain closes stores.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2011

Tyrone M. Young is charged with attacking a woman in the lady's restroom at a Lowe's store. (Aurora Police Department)

Woman Attacked In Ladies’ Restroom At Aurora Lowe’s Store

Police say Tyrone M. Young hid in a stall of the women’s restroom and emerged wearing only boxer shorts as a 35-year-old woman was washing her hands at a sink.


File Photo Of Starbucks Store Interior (AP Photo)

Free Coffee: Earth Day In Chicago Has Its Perks

Being green on this Earth Day comes with certain perks.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2011

Lowe’s Blinds Recall

Lowe’s is recalling about 11 million blinds and Roman shades out of concern that children could strangle on the cords.


Best Movie Theaters In Chicago

Best Movie Theaters In Chicago

Planning on seeing a movie this weekend? From Andersonville to Wicker Park, we’ve got an A-Z list of some of the best movie theaters in Chicago. While some theaters are for Hollywood blockbusters, others are […]