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Spring allergies. (CBS)

Pollen Heavier Than Usual This Spring

Have you noticed it? Something in the air, making your eyes scratchy, your nose runny and your attitude pretty lousy? CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

05/06/2013

Miles Turner on his big night Friday. (CBS)

Teen Injured By Gunshots Last Year Attends Prom

It was a miraculous moment months in the making senior Miles Turner. Still on the mend after suffering five gunshot wounds, he sported a white tux and sparkly class ring for his night to shine. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

05/03/2013

Dr. Promila Mehta-Paul (Credit: CBS)

More Than Two Years Later, No Break In Ind. Eye Doctor’s Disappearance

Promila Mehta-Paul disappeared shortly after making a deposit at a local bank. On Thursday, there was some activity at the missing woman’s house.

05/02/2013

A thief who doesn't pay for items she's bid on hit Star Light Auctions in Portage, Ind. (CBS)

Auction Items Going Once, Going Twice In Series Of Thefts

There’s a multi-state manhunt for a woman accused of visiting local auctions, winning bids and then taking off with them without paying.

04/22/2013

Kendall Copeland is recovering from injuries he sustained in a hit-and-run accident in Harvey. (CBS)

2 Youths Seriously Injured In Harvey Hit-And-Run

The teens were trying to walk across 147th street when a witness says a driver headed the wrong way slammed into them. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

04/08/2013

Mary Thorson, a teacher, committed suicide on Thanksgiving 2011. (family handout)

Ford Heights Teacher Was Bullied To Death, Her Parents Claim

Questions remain more than a year after physical education teacher Mary Thorson committed suicide.

04/05/2013

Ivy Tech Community College (CBS)

Student In Wheelchair Claims College Campus Is Breaking Promise Of Accessibility

Danielle Gandy-Dunn says lupus and a muscle disorder have weakened her legs so much she needs a wheelchair to get around Ivy Tech Community College. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

03/01/2013

Human remains were found near this site in Burnham. (CBS)

Human Remains Found Buried In South Suburb

Published reports say the skeletal remains could have been buried among the weeds and burned out buildings for a couple of years.

02/22/2013

Sadie, a golden retriever, was trapped in a frigid pond in Glencoe when she was surrounded by a pack of coyotes. She was rescued by local firefighters. (Credit: CBS)

Drowning Dog Rescued After Being Encircled By Coyotes

A woman walking with her dogs in Glencoe was confronted by a pack of coyotes and when it was all over, the fire department and a long ladder were needed, reports CBS 2’s Pamela Jones.

02/20/2013

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Card Skimmers Hit ATMs At Two Banks In Hinsdale

Authorities were warning Chicago area residents about scammers using skimming devices on ATMS to steal money from people’s bank accounts.

CBS 2–02/06/2013

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Skokie Doctor Accused Of Taping College Athletes In Locker Room

A Skokie doctor is accused of videotaping male college wrestlers in the locker room of a community college in Michigan.

CBS 2–01/30/2013

The Siwak family in Winfield, Ill., spotted this coyote on the golf course about 40 feet away from their rear deck on Jan. 29, 2013. (Photo courtesy Gene Siwak)

More Coyote Sightings Keeping Residents On Edge

More coyote sightings in the Chicago area have been keeping parents and pet-owners nervous, and police busy.

CBS 2–01/29/2013

Winter ice in Des Plaines. (CBS)

Ice May Look Rock Solid, But Beware

But just how safe is that ice? CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

01/24/2013

This image from a Subway customer's federal lawsuit shows a ruler next to one of the restaurant chain's Footlong sandwiches, proving it is less than 11 inches long. (Supplied to CBS)

Chicago Lawsuit Claims Subway Short-Changing Customers On Footlongs

The lawsuit – which seeks class-action status – includes photos of a Footlong sub that measures less than 11 inches long.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2013

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3 Schaumburg Cops Arrested In Federal Drug Probe

Three Schaumburg police officers have been arrested, following a federal drug investigation.

CBS 2–01/16/2013

Photo Of Bugs (AP Photo/Virginia Tech Department of Entomology)

We’re Number One! Chicago Tops In Calls For Bed Bug Problems

We just can’t seem to get rid of those pesky and itchy bed bugs. In fact, the city of Chicago is number one when it comes to customers calling for treatment.

CBS 2–01/15/2013

Dearborn Park residents are frightened after a neighbor was sexually assaulted Wednesday night. (CBS)

South Loop Neighborhood On Edge After Brutal Attack

Residents of the Dearborn Park neighborhood were on alert Thursday, a day after a man sexually assaulted a resident outside her home. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

01/10/2013

Surveillance video from Emmit's Irish Pub shows a pickpocket stealing a wallet from a woman's purse on Jan. 4, 2012. (Supplied to CBS)

River West Bar Warns Patrons About Pickpockets

CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports it’s where people put their purses and bags that has thieves waiting to pounce.

CBS 2–01/09/2013

Stack of cash (CBS)

New Year Brings New Fees In Chicago

The city’s parking meters, Chicago area water rates, cigarettes, license plates — all are getting more expensive this year.

12/31/2012

(credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Toyota Owners Wondering How Settlement Affects Them

It all started with hundreds of lawsuits against Toyota, but tonight, it is ending with a billion dollar payout and the Toyota-owners are asking how much of that billion they’ll see.

12/26/2012

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