After Yearlong Budget Impasse, Optimism Growing In SpringfieldState lawmakers were holding their breath Wednesday night over a tentative deal to end the epic budget stalemate. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Istanbul Suicide Bombing Begs Question: Why Target Turkey?If federal officials are correct, and the suicide bombing at Istanbul’s largest airport was the work of ISIS, then why Turkey, a country that's predominantly Muslim? CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez asked Chicagoans with ties to the region.
Mom Of 4-Year-Old Shot In Woodlawn: 'I Wish It Was Even Me'The mother of a 4-year-old boy shot in Woodlawn was speaking out about his condition, and her heartbreak after he was shot while walking with her. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5PM, June 29, 2016)CBS 2 Meteorologist Steve Baskerville has the latest 7-day forecast.
Former Deputy Fire Chief Charged With Misdemeanor DUI In SUV Crash; Audio ExcerptThe Chicago Police Department agreed Wednesday to charge the former third-ranking member of the Chicago Fire Department with misdemeanor DUI for crashing his city-owned SUV near Lake Shore Drive in Lincoln Park with a blood alcohol level nearly twice the legal limit.
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