Authorities respond to a report of a vehicle into Lake Michigan at Balbo Drive. (CBS/Serena Phillips)

SUV Backs Into Lake Michigan, Divers Pull Man Out

The incident was reported around 3 p.m. Friday at Lake Shore Drive and Balbo drives.


Chevrolet Aveo (Photo Credit: General Motors)

GM Adds 218,000 Chevrolet Aveo Cars To Growing Recall List

The recall is General Motors’ 29th this year, bringing the total number of recalled GM vehicles in the U.S. to around 13.8 million.


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Woman In Vehicle Shot To Death At Woodlawn Gas Station

The 24-year-old woman was found dead in the vehicle at 5:56 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Stony Island Avenue.


Nick Steward. (Credit: Facebook)

Car Of Missing Lake Villa Man Found In Vernon Hills

Nick Steward, 33, disappeared Sept. 20 after leaving work in Wood Dale. He headed home for Lake Villa but never made it.


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

Survive This Economy: Getting Better Gas Mileage

The Wright family gets some tips on getting better gas mileage. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

CBS 2–04/12/2012

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Metra Train Collides With Vehicle, Killing Driver

LAGRANGE, Ill. (STMW) — A Metra train struck a vehicle Friday night in west suburban LaGrange, killing the driver and halting train service on the BNSF Railway line. BNSF Railway equipment train No. 1282 struck […]


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Metra Train Strikes Vehicle Near Palatine

Union Pacific Northwest Line Train No.657 was heading to Crystal Lake when the train struck a vehicle at Quentin Road near the Palatine station.


Lake Shore Drive Rollover

3 Hurt, Including Baby, When SUV Flips Over On Lake Shore Drive

Southbound Lake Shore Drive was shut down Wednesday morning, after a sport-utility vehicle flipped over and left three people injured – including a baby.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

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One Injured When Vehicle Flips In Logan Square

One person was injured when a vehicle flipped Tuesday afternoon in the Logan Square neighborhood.


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One Night, Nine Vehicle Break-Ins

Nine vehicles were broken into and several items were stolen from them within three hours.