CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score

Pamela Jones

Gavel File Photo (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mother Of Teen Rape Victim Wants Justice

Pondexter Howard was supposed to be babysitting the 14-year-old daughter of a woman he knew — but allegedly raped her instead. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

04/11/2014

Cell Phone Camera

Barrington Middle School Officials React To ‘Sexting’ Incident Among Students

The school confirms a small group of students have been taking inappropriate photos with their camera phones and sharing the pictures with each other.

04/07/2014

David Letterman

Letterman Stuns With Retirement Announcement

CBS 2′s Pamela Jones talks with fans about the imminent exit of CBS’s late-night king.

04/03/2014

A new billboard along I-55 equates baseball, apple pie and guns. (CBS)

Billboard Draws Fire For Equating Assault Rifle With Baseball, Apple Pie

The sign sits off busy Interstate 55, west of Harlem Avenue. It pairs a rifle with what some say are “pure American” symbols. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

03/13/2014

Wet weather tyres sit in the paddock during previews for the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit on October 10, 2013 in Suzuka, Japan. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images,)

Alsip Police Caution Motorists About String Of Tire Thefts

Police say drivers park their cars only to come out and find their vehicles sitting on blocks. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

03/10/2014

Malcolm Woodhouse (CBS)

Family Claims Elementary Teacher Struck Student, 12

The incident allegedly occurred earlier this week, during a classroom disruption. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

03/06/2014

Bryce Laspisa.

Family Holds Out Hope Missing Naperville Central Grad Will Be Found Alive

The family of 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa hasn’t heard from him since Aug. 30. Vigils were held Friday. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

02/28/2014

Roosevelt College and Career Academy In Gary, Ind. (CBS)

Inspectors Find Mold In Gary, Ind. School

A state health inspector described a strong, musty odor after testing for mold inside Roosevelt College and Career Academy earlier this month.

02/24/2014

Icicles along a gutter (CBS)

Ice Damage To Roofs Getting Worse As Deep Freeze Intensifies

CBS 2′s Pamela Jones views ice buildup in Northwest Indiana.

02/06/2014

Jim Turcan's west suburban business removes ice. (CBS)

With Extreme Cold Comes Extreme Danger

CBS 2′s Pamela Jones talks with professionals and doctors about the risks associated with prolonged subzero temperatures.

01/03/2014

An ambulance responds at the scene of a person trapped on ice at 75th and the lake. (CBS/Pamela Jones)

Man Rescued From Icy Lakefront

Chicago first-responders rescued an individual at 75th Street and the lakefront this afternoon following emergency calls of a person stuck on the ice.

01/02/2014

Coyote (Getty Images)

Coyote Attacks Small Dog In Glenview

Responding to an emergency call early Monday, north suburban police found a barefoot woman in pajamas screaming frantically that her dog was snatched away by a coyote in a Glenview neighborhood.

12/30/2013

Jennifer Bean says the iPod she ordered for her daughter was lifted from the package that arrived at her home. (CBS)

Family Gets Empty Package — Then Resistance From Retailer, Delivery Company

Sure, packages get stolen off porches. But what do you do when a box comes with the merchandise missing? CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

12/06/2013

Renju Varghese reacts to the death of Nelson Mandela in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood. (CBS)

In Chicago’s Hyde Park, Sadness Spreads At News Of Mandela’s Death

Residents of the diverse community headed home Thursday and learned about the passing of Nelson Mandela. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

12/05/2013

General view of the atmosphere as Victoria's Secret Angel celebrates World's Best Sports Bras at the Victoria's Secret Beverly Center store on October 24, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Victoria's Secret)

Cops Want To Bust Bra Bandits Who Hit South Barrington Lingerie Shop

The haul of 72 bras was valued at $3,600.

12/02/2013

Andrew Fugate (family handout)

Grieving Family Struggling To Keep Indiana Business Open After Murder

Since Andrew Fugate’s death, police have served a search warrant on a Merrillville home looking for clues. They’ve also collected new surveillance images. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

11/21/2013

Rachel Rhodes shows how she defended herself with a knife against a home invader. (CBS)

Pregnant Indiana Woman Confronts Home Invader

Rachel Rhodes says a man kicked the door down Thursday morning. She says she wielded the first knife she could find. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

11/08/2013

This surveillance image shows a suspect accused of stealing thousands from an elderly man. (provided)

Police Seek Scam Artist Who Stole Thousands From Elderly Man

James Jackson says a tricky tree trimmer snipped away at more than $2,000 of his savings, swiping it from inside his home. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.

10/24/2013

A lit furnace. (CBS)

Furnace Technicians Getting Slammed With Service Calls

If you wait until it’s cold before trying to turn on your furnace for the first time, that can be a costly mistake. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

10/18/2013

Surveillance image shows a suspect after firing into a Little Village bar. (Surveillance Video)

VIDEO: Gunman Fires Into Little Village Bar

Adolfo Zuniga, 27, was arrested for aggravated battery and use of a deadly weapon.

10/03/2013

more