Digital TVs

Study: Child Dies Every Three Weeks From Falling Television

A string of tragedies in the Chicago area over the past year prompted a safety advocacy group to look at the number of children killed or injured by falling televisions.


Police believe this person may be a suspect in a rash of TV thefts. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Burglars Target Flat-Screen TVs At South Side Businesses

Thieves have been hitting stores on the South Side and swiping flat-screen televisions, but police may now have a key clue.


Boxes filled with old TV monitors, computer equipment, and other electronics to be recycled. (Credit: CBS)

Don’t Just Toss Your Old Electronics After Opening Christmas Gifts

If you got a new TV, computer or laptop for Christmas, a new ban that takes effect next week in Illinois could affect you. CBS 2’s Susan Carlson explains that the new rules impact what you can put out in the garbage.

CBS 2–12/26/2011

Televisions are one of the hottest gifts for the 2011 holiday season and doorbuster sales on TVs are expected to last through Christmas. (Credit: CBS)

Doorbuster Sales For TVs To Last Until Christmas

In a surprise twist, despite the poor economy, one of the hottest gifts this holiday season is televisions. Sales are up because prices keep dropping. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker explains that the best news is doorbuster deals featuring TV’s are expected to continue until Christmas.

CBS 2–12/13/2011