CPS Parents Protest Possible Cuts, Call For More State FundingChicago Public Schools parents rallied in the Loop on Wednesday, venting their frustration with warnings about severe budget cuts for next year.
Man Killed In ATV Crash On Southwest SidePolice said the man was riding a four-wheeler in the street around 10:30 p.m., when he ran a stop sign at the corner of 62nd Street and Austin Avenue, and crashed into an SUV.
Missing Lake Geneva Woman, 3 Sons Found SafeMichalene Melges, 40, was last seen on May 10 with her sons – 14-year-old Hans; 12-year-old Kristian, who also goes by “Max;” and 10-year-old Maverik, who also goes by “Buddy.”
CPS Beginning Expanded Lead Testing At SchoolsWater sample testing began at 5 a.m. across the district. More than 250 schools built before 1986 will be tested before the end of the school year. After that, the rest of the schools in CPS will be tested.
Bill Would Drastically Change Way ComEd Charges CustomersA bill set to be in front of a state committee Thursday could increase your electricity bill.
Retired Cook County Corrections Officer Slain In Greater Grand CrossingA witness said Cotton was standing on the porch when the suspect walked up. After Cotton handed over the keys and turned to walk inside the home, the suspect shot him in the back and legs, according to the witness.
State Panel To Consider University Of Chicago Hospital ExpansionOfficials at the University of Chicago were going before a state review board on Tuesday, seeking approval of their plan to add an adult trauma center and more patient beds to their medical center campus in Hyde Park.
Breaking Down The Daunting Task Of Saving For RetirementCBS 2's Marissa Bailey talks with two couples at different stages in their lives about the sacrifices they need to make now.
Granddad College Grad, 84, An Inspiration To His FamilyAnd pretty much everyone. CBS 2's Marissa Bailey introduces us to Jerry Pollard of Northbrook.
Chicago High School Staffer 'Died Doing What He Loved -- Helping People'Jeffery Komada, a veteran staff member at Taft High School, was helping a stranded family on the Tri-State Tollway when he was killed over the weekend.
Audit Details Mismanagement Of Anti-Violence Program Launched Under Former Gov. QuinnFormer Governor Pat Quinn launched an anti-violence program years ago with taxpayer dollars. Now an audit finds there's questions about millions of state tax dollars.
1-Year-Old Girl Wounded In Neck Out Of The Hospital A one-year-old girl shot in the neck by a stray bullet is back home recovering from her injuries.