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Father Mourned After Wood Dale Tent Collapse, Questions Linger About Safety Response

Steven Nincic took his two daughters to Prairie Fest because they wanted him to win some gold fish at a carnie game. And he did. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.



High Winds, Snow Forecast For Thursday

The extreme cold is gone, but Chicago will be trading that for some windy and snowy conditions on Thursday.


A Metra railroad crossing (credit: CBS)

Strong Winds Halt Some Metra Trains

Union Pacific North Line trains from Chicago to Kenosha will be stopped in Zion and Highland Park because of “high wind advisories,” according to Metra.


Cold Morning

Cold Snap Coming This Week After Warm Weekend

The temperature topped out at a balmy 70 degrees on Sunday, but you’ll be needing a warm jacket again by the middle of the week.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2011

Severe Thunderstorm (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cold, Powerful Winds Hit Area Ahead Of Rain, And More Rain

The Chicago area will experience cold and powerful winds tonight, but no severe thunderstorms or tornadoes are expected, according to the National Weather Service.