Suzanne Le Mignot

Less Jones III, Cherise Davis-Jones, and their three children, Chloe, Josh, and Less Jones IV. (Family Photo)

2 Killed, 7 Injured In High-Speed Crash In Robbins; Street Racing Suspected

A couple from south suburban Robbins was killed Thursday night, leaving their three children orphaned, when their minivan was struck by two vehicles that appeared to be street racing, and blew a stop sign.

08/28/2015

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WATCH: Burglars Ignore Cameras As They Empty Avalon Park Home

One second, the television was on the wall. The next, it was being carried away. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot talks with the stunned home owner.

08/27/2015

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Police Officer Shoots Teen In South Chicago

A teenager was in the hospital early Friday, after Chicago police shot him when he allegedly refused to drop a weapon in the South Chicago neighborhood.

08/21/2015

Police and campus Public Safety officers investigate after a woman was sexually assaulted on DePaul University's Lincoln Park campus early Thursday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police Release Picture Of Suspect In DePaul Attack, Two Others On North Side

A woman was sexually assaulted on the DePaul University campus overnight, as she was walking to her apartment. Police said offender is suspected in two other similar attacks this month.

08/20/2015

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Chicago Police, ACLU Agree On Changes To Controversial “Stop And Frisk” Tactics

The Chicago Police Department and the American Civil Liberties Union have reached a groundbreaking deal to set up an independent evaluation of police “stop and frisk” procedures, in an effort to prevent racial profiling.

08/07/2015

The train appeared to jump the tracks around a curve near 63rd Street. (Credit: Mark Losinecki)

CTA Mum Day After Green Line Derailment

Sources close to the investigation tell CBS 2 a non-union CTA manager was at the switch site and threw the switch the wrong way, which derailed the train Wednesday.

08/06/2015

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Man Convicted Of Murdering Chicago Police Officer Thor Soderberg

Bryant Brewer claims he shot the officer in self-defense, but brewer took the stand last week and testified that he was proud of being a cop killer.

08/04/2015

The girl fell from a window in the 8000 block of S. Phillips . (Credit: CBS)

One-Year-Old Girl Hospitalized After Fall From Window On South Side

A one-year-old girl was hospitalized in critical condition after falling from a window of a building in the South Chicago neighborhood Saturday morning, according to a spokesman for the Chicago Fire Department.

08/01/2015

A man was rescued from the water offshore on Lake Michigan. (CBS)

Boater Rescued 10 Miles Off Lake Michigan Shore

A boater was plucked from Lake Michigan by rescue crews on Friday.

07/31/2015

Minnie Hubbard's 8 1/2-year-old Schnauzer Winston recently battled canine flu; he's doing better. (CBS)

Dog Flu Returns To Chicago Region

Dog owners should not feel complacent. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

07/30/2015

A drone used by the Orland Park Fire Protection District. (CBS)

Orland Park Uses Drone To Combat Fire

A southwest suburban fire department used a drone to fly over a burning house. That allowed firefighters to better attack the flames.

07/29/2015

A police car drives by the Hollywood Boulevard Cinema in Woodridge. (CBS)

Area Theater Beefs Up Security Following Louisiana Shooting

Michael Moore, co-owner of Hollywood Boulevard Cinema in Woodridge, says he wants to make sure his customers feel secure.

07/24/2015

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Off-Duty Cop Accidentally Shoots Self While Tussling With Suspect

The officer was taken in good condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Police did not release the officer’s gender or age.

07/23/2015

Manuel Arizaga (Family Photo)

Young Father Slain Near Irving Park Home While Walking To Work

Manuel Arizaga, 34, lived on the 3600 block of North Saint Louis Avenue with his wife and 1-year-old daughter. He was walking to work around 4:30 a.m. Friday, when he was gunned down in an alley at Waveland and Drake avenues.

07/17/2015

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Naperville Woman’s Family Hires Attorney To Investigate Her Death In Texas Jail Cell

Relatives of a Naperville woman who died in a Texas jail cell said it’s “unfathomable” that she committed suicide, as authorities have said, and they’ve hired an attorney to get answers.

07/16/2015

Hail damage in Marseilles. (Credit: CBS)

Marseilles Cleaning Up After Damaging Hail Storm

The rush for repairs is on after huge hailstones as big as a person’s hand pelt parts of the Chicago area, causing serious damage.

07/14/2015

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Police-Brutality Suit Hinges On Video Showing Cop Striking Man At Block Party

In the video, police arrive on the scene of a block party at 15th and South Christiana. An officer approaches Jeremiah Smith, yells at him and hits him so hard with his police baton Smith’s white hat flies off his head.

07/09/2015

Scanner traffic shows Chicago police responded to reports people were lighting fireworks inside Navy Pier. (Credit: CBS)

Scanner Traffic Details Busy 4th Of July For Chicago Cops

It was a very busy 4th of July night for Chicago Police. Scanner recordings show just what they were dealing with. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot has this Original Report.

07/07/2015

Oak Brook Police were investigating the death of a woman, whose body was found in an office park.

Purse Thieves Caught In Minnesota May Be Linked To Louis Vuitton ‘Smash-And-Grab’ Here

Eight men, all from Chicago, were taken into custody in Edina, Minn. after walking out of a Louis Vuitton store with $20,000 in merchandise.

07/02/2015

A new home under construction in Lincoln Park. (Credit: CBS)

Real Estate Booming In Lincoln Park

CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports the reason is twofold: a lack of inventory of homes in Lincoln Park and low interest rates.

07/01/2015

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