How Chicago's Crime Rates Compare To The Rest Of America: Not Bad, But Not GreatGood news: Naperville, Illinois has some of the lowest rates in America.
Computer Science Now Required For Chicago High SchoolersDemand for computer science jobs is extremely high....
Black Firefighters To Chicago Mayor: Oust Fire CommissionerThe African American Firefighters & Paramedics League, which held a news conference Thursday, says the biggest problem is the lack of hiring and promotion of black women. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Emanuel Aides Sought To Influence Message Of Independent Police Reformer: DocumentsAn email shows City Hall prepared “talking points” for Lori Lightfoot as she prepared to go on television. The problem with that: She's supposed to be looking at police reforms without interference.
Commentary: McCarthy's Firing Doesn't Even Begin To Fix Chicago's ProblemsChange won’t come from the the Mayor’s Office. Change will come from Chicago’s citizens, and the Mayor will be lucky if he's allowed to help.
McCarthy: No Reason To Think Chicago's In Danger, But Cops Vigilant Following Paris AttacksMayor Emanuel condemned the coordinated terrorist strike against Chicago’s European sister city.
Emanuel Says Video Of Cop Shooting Suspect Should Be Released -- EventuallyThe video, from 2014, reportedly shows a white police officer shooting a black suspect 16 times. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
11 Cops Disciplined For Snooping Into Police Report Involving Mayor's SonMayor Emanuel's teen son was outside the family home last December when two teens slugged him and stole his phone.
CTA Says It Will Hold The Line On Fares Next Year -- If Springfield Comes ThroughThat's a very big IF, WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
To The Victors Of The Cubs-Cards Series Go ... The DelicaciesThere's Revolution Brewing's Oktoberfest on the line.
Announcement About Major Company Offset By Grim Chicago StatisticsCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine talks with Mayor Emanuel about new corporate citizens -- and persistent problems with violence in the inner-city.
Alderman Floats Downtown 'Driver Tax' For Suburban ResidentsShould suburban drivers who use downtown streets, be forced to pay a special daily fee for the privilege?