Suzanne Le Mignot

Workers prepare for the open of the Chicago Auto Show on February 5, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The show, which is held at McCormick Place, will be open to the public February 8 through February 17. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chicago Auto Show: Convertibles, Hybrids, Electrics — And Really Expensive Cars

CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot pays a visit to the annual preview of what’s new in the auto world.

02/12/2015

KeShon Newman, in white shirt, with his parents and dog, Chrissy. (Lisa Fielding)

Boy Hit By Bus Makes Miraculous Recovery

“Last thing I remember was walking out the door, walking my dog, then waking up in the hospital,” Keshon Newman says.

02/06/2015

Measles shot. (Photo by Mark Kegans/Getty Images)

Five Infants From Palatine Daycare Center Diagnosed With Measles

Cook County and Illinois public health officials have begun investigating a cluster of measles cases linked to a daycare center in Palatine.

02/05/2015

A car drives on a snow-packed street in the Lawndale neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Lawndale Residents Say City Not Plowing Streets Fast Enough

It’s been three days now since the big blizzard dumped more than a foot of snow on Chicago.

02/04/2015

Channahon Police Chief Jeff Wold (CBS)

Police Chief: Vendor’s Dispatch System Putting Officers At Risk

A Chicago area police chief says his officers are being put in danger because of a problem with a multi-million dollar dispatch system. He’s not alone. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

01/30/2015

The bane of Chicago motorists: red-light cameras. (CBS)

Mayor Emanuel: I Pay The Red-Light Tickets For My Motorcade

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s two-car motorcade has tripped the cameras at red-light intersections, on multiple occasions. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports on his explanation.

01/29/2015

Former Burr Oak Cemetery supervisor Keith Nicks. (Credit: CBS)

Former Supervisor Of Burr Oak Cemetery Eager To Clear Name In Court

In this Original Report, CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot explains why he can’t wait to have his day in court.

01/21/2015

Hill Harper.   (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Actor, Author Hill Harper Teaches Chicago Kids About Smart Money

Actor and author Hill Harper is working to get young people to stop thinking about buying the latest video game or bag of a bag of chips, but instead investing in their future.

01/13/2015

The DuPage Children's Museum sustained water damage after a pipe burst. (Credit: CBS)

DuPage Children’s Museum Dries Out After Pipe Bursts

The bitter blast is finally loosening its grip on the Chicago area. We are up from the negative digits to single digits at least.

01/10/2015

Cold Thermometer

City Takes Landlords To ‘Heat Court’

This week’s extreme cold has prompted an emergency hearing to force landlords to restore heat to apartment buildings across the city.

01/09/2015

Firefighters rescued a boy who fell through the ice of a neighborhood pond in Downers Grove on Tuesday. The boy was conscious and taken to a nearby hospital. | Photo from Downers Grove FD

Suburban Firefighters Practice For Icy Rescues

CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot was in Carol Stream where firefighter paramedics performed a rescue drill in the freezing water of a local pond.

01/07/2015

Gasoline pump. (Credit: Miguel Gutierrez/Getty Images)

Motorists Celebrate As Some Stations Sell Gas For Under $2 A Gallon

You’ve probably noticed by now that gas has fallen to its lowest price in almost a decade. Drivers are now asking themselves how long will it last?

12/27/2014

Holiday shoppers pack the aisles. (credit: Darren Hauck/Getty Images)

Shoppers Scramble For Last-Minute Christmas Gifts

Shoppers are also out in force on Christmas Eve looking for last minute gifts. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot caught up with some of them.

12/24/2014

Lines at O'Hare International Airport on Monday. (CBS)

More Than 4 Million Travelers Expected To Pass Through Chicago Airports This Holiday Season

Airlines estimate 4.2 million people are passing through both O’Hare and Midway during the 18 days surrounding the holiday season.

12/23/2014

90 Miles Cuban Café owner Alberto Gonzalez Jr.  (Credit: CBS)

Change In U.S.-Cuba Relationship Stirs Debate Among Local Cuban Americans

After President Obama announced a normalization of the United States’ relationship with Cuba, Cuban Americans CBS 2 spoke with are showing optimism about this historic change.

12/17/2014

This screen grab appears to show a young man harassing an older rider on a CTA train. (Facebook)

Facebook Video Shows Teens Slapping, Taunting Older Man On CTA Train

A video posted on Facebook is generating hundreds of responses, and it shows at least two young men on a CTA Blue Line train, slapping an older man and taunting him.

12/11/2014

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Daughter Of Woman Allegedly Injured In Nursing Home Pushes For Patient Monitoring

The state’s attorney general supports the extra set of eyes and ears and so does the daughter of a woman allegedly injured, reports Suzanne Le Mignot.

12/09/2014

Graffiti sprayed on a sign on the Kennedy Expressway obscured the word "Indiana," prompting state road crews to block two lanes during the morning rush to remove the spray paint. (Credit: Illinois Department of Transportation)

IDOT Crews Block Kennedy Traffic To Remove Graffiti From Sign

State officials on Friday tried to deflect blame for a major traffic jam on the inbound Kennedy Expressway, while apologizing to commuters for any inconvenience when two lanes were shut down to clean graffiti from a highway sign at Division Street.

12/05/2014

A person holds a flu vaccine at the Institut Pasteur de Lille research centre on October 11, 2013 in Lille, northern France. French health authorities launched their annual flu vaccination campaign on October 9 insisting on the elderly and people at risk, even though French people are increasingly reluctant to get vaccinated. AFP PHOTO / DENIS CHARLET (Photo credit should read DENIS CHARLET/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Experts: Flu Vaccine Not A Failsafe This Year

There are several strains of the virus, making it important for you to get antiviral medication right away, when flu symptoms hit. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot explains.

12/04/2014

Ambulance

11-Year-Old Boy Hit By Train Near Bus Stop In Blue Island

An 11-year-old boy was struck by a Metra Electric Line train Tuesday morning in south suburban Blue Island.

12/02/2014

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