How Will Brexit Affect Financial Markets?Stock markets plunged Friday after Britain voted to withdraw from the European Union. Jack Ablin, chief investment officer for BMO Private Bank in Chicago has advice for nervous investors.
Two Shot By Off-Duty Sheriff's Deputy In Marquette ParkAn off-duty Cook County Sheriff's deputy said he was forced to fire on two people in Marquette Park. CBS 2's Susanna Song reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, June 27, 2016)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Former Oak Park Cop Caught In Wrigleyville Rooftop Scheme; Audio ExcerptA former Oak Park police officer has been caught up in a scheme that allegedly defrauded the Chicago Cubs — as well as the city, county and state — out of hundreds of thousands of dollars, court records show. Richard Zasiebida was charged with failing to report to the Internal Revenue Service the income he made from a sports betting operation as well as the ticket brokerage business Just Great Seats Inc. that he operated along with Marc Hamid, who was indicted in March 2015.
2,000 Chicago Police Officers Now Certified In Crisis Intervention; Audio ExcerptChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson announced Sunday that the department is making progress in training its officers to better serve people with mental health conditions. More than 2,000 officers are now Crisis Intervention Team certified, with about 300 officers trained this year, Johnson said.
Bellwood District Pays $105,000 To Refill Superintendent's Pension; Audio ExcerptBellwood School District 88 allegedly managed to divert more than $105,000 from an education fund to replenish a retirement account its superintendent drained years ago. The money reportedly added 20 years of service to the Illinois Teachers Retirement System account for Superintendent Rosemary Hendricks. That change, under a TRS formula, would increase annual pension benefits to $77,000 from an estimated $14,000. Taxpayers across the state will likely pick up the tab, potentially for years to come.