COMING UP @12:30: Authorities To Provide Update In Fox Lake Officer Shooting Investigation


The Nasdaq composite index is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

After The Bell: Stocks Surge As Overseas Concerns Fade

The NASDAQ gained 75, the S&P 500 added 25 and the Dow Jones industrial average closed up more than 211 points, settling to 17,760.


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

After The Bell: Gas Prices Rising Again, For Now

By Andy Giersher (CBS) — Gas prices in the Chicago area are on the rise, up 7 percent in the past week, as local refineries deal with production issues. “Several Illinois refineries have experienced kinks […]


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Cabbie Charged With Assault After Kicking Two Men Out Of Vehicle

Two men claimed last week they were ejected by their Uber driver after they shared a kiss.


Marc Trestman. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Trestman: ‘Outstanding Job’ In Atlanta

Chicago is now 3-3 after a 27-13 win in Atlanta.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2014

Marc Trestman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Rewind: ‘Excruciating’ Loss, Trestman Says

“So many positives throughout the game, but not good enough to win, certainly,” Marc Trestman says.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

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Baffoe: Look Forward With Cubs’ Departure From WGN Radio, Not Backward

Don’t scream for tradition when tradition has created zero championships in the past 100 years.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Our Lady of Victory School drew inspiration from the Blues Brothers and Revolutionary War hero John Paul Jones in its effort to raise $400,000 in two weeks -- and $400,000 a year going forward -- to stay open. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

2 Catholic Schools Say They’ve Hit Fundraising Goals To Stay Open

Two of the six schools slated to be closed in June by the Chicago Archdiocese have been given a new lease on life.


Bill Kurtis and Walter Jacobson. (CBS)

Kurtis, Jacobson To Anchor 6 P.M. Newscast Through February 2013

While celebrating the second anniversary of their return to WBBM-TV, Bill Kurtis and Walter Jacobson today told colleagues on Tuesday that their contracts to anchor the station’s weekday 6 p.m. newscast have been extended through February 2013.


Republican presidential candidates greet

Rudy Giuliani Considering GOP Run For White House

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani makes it clear to WBBM, he’s ready to run for the White House, if he thinks he can win the Republican primary.


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City Officials Warn Residents About Heat Wave

With temperatures in the 90s hitting Chicago this week, city officials tell residents to be careful and to check on older and isolated neighbors.


Chicago Mayoral Candidates Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun, Miguel del Valle, Rahm Emanuel, Patricia Van Pelt Watkins and William "Dock" Walls

CBS 2 Adjusts Tuesday Prime Time Schedule For Election

CBS 2 is planning to expand it’s election coverage on Tuesday, and move up it’s prime time lineup by one full hour.


Chicago Anti Hunger Foundation

Radiothon: Donate Now To Help Feed The Needy

This holiday season, we are hoping you can help provide help for those who are struggling to put food on the table.

WBBM Newsradio–12/10/2010

Inside The Lakeview Pantry. (Steve Miller/WBBM Photo)

Food Pantry Sees Increase In Need

The Lakeview Pantry is a partner of the Chicago Anti-Hunger Federation. It’s director says people who come in for food often are eager to give back as volunteers.

WBBM Newsradio–12/10/2010