University Park

Girl, 5, Found Safe After Abduction In University ParkTwo people took Samiah Lomax from her grandmother's home in University Park shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday, according to Illinois State Police. It started with a home invasion, escalated into a physical fight, and ended with Samiah being abducted.
Driver Injured After Car Crashes Into Suburban Daycare Center A south suburban daycare will likely be closed through the week after a car slammed into the building late Sunday night.
Juvenile Electrocuted After Climbing On Top Of Metra TrainAround 7 p.m. Sunday, two juveniles snuck into the rail yard at the University Park station along the Metra Electric Line. One of them climbed on top of a train, and was electrocuted.
Metra: Juvenile Electrocuted After Jumping On TrainAn outbound Metra Electric District train was cancelled Sunday night after a juvenile jumped on a train in the south suburbs and was electrocuted, according to a Metra spokesman.
Church Sign Generates Emotional Debate Over Race After Zimmerman VerdictA sign posted outside a south suburban church is generating a powerful debate over race in the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict.
2 Men Held In Sexual Assault Of 11-Year-Old GirlTwo men were in custody Saturday, after being arrested on charges of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl in Will County.
Man Gets Into Fight With State Trooper After Being Caught Walking On I-57An Illinois State Trooper found himself in an unusual situation this morning along Interstate 57 in the southern suburbs
Army Sergeant Gets Home Makeover From Admiring CommunityThe University Park fixer-upper Jimesha Rice bought two years ago was all fixed up for her when she returned from Afghanistan. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Report Slams Railway In Accident That Killed WomanA final report has been issued on a highly publicized train accident that killed a Chicago woman two years ago.
Mega Millions Rolls Over Again, Jackpot At $356MAll the Mega Millions players who’ve spent the past few days dreaming of how they would spend nearly $300 million now will have to start dreaming about what they would do with more than $350 million.
$6 Million Settlement For Family Of Dance Instructor Killed By TrainA Chicago family has settled a multimillion-dollar civil lawsuit on behalf of a dance instructor who was killed by an oncoming train a railroad crossing nearly two years ago.
4-Year-Old Girl Killed By Falling TVFor a third time since October, a Chicago-area child has been killed by a falling TV.