- 2 Investigators: Wrong-Way Police OfficerCPD Officer Patricia Moran caught repeatedly driving wrong direction to pass out tickets.
- Van Dyke Murder Trial: Defense To Begin Its CaseBig question remains: will officer testify about shooting Laquan McDonald?
- Bears Come Back To Beat Cardinals 16-14The Bears (2-1) intercepted three passes and recovered one fumble.
- House Fire Kills Baby, Injures Father"I seen my grandson yesterday. He was smiling and laughing and now he's gone."
- Real ‘Black Klansman’ Returns To ChicagoRon Stallworth's story of being a black man joining the KKK is now a major motion picture.
State Police Taking Part In Rail Safety Week Illinois State Police will be out this week issuing tickets and handing out safety literature in a bid to bring down numbers of railroad-crossing deaths in the state.
Great Lakes Conference Explores Adapting To Warmer ClimateA conference at the University of Michigan is bringing together experts to share ideas on dealing with a warming climate in the Great Lakes region.
Death Reported At Union League ClubChicago police are responding to a death at Union League Club in the Chicago Loop.
Police Officer Caught Driving The Wrong Way To Give Out Parking Tickets; 'It's Dangerous, And For What?'CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini repeatedly caught a Chicago police officer driving the wrong way down busy streets, obstructing traffic and making it potentially dangerous for motorists.
Elgin Woman Killed Driving Go-Kart On Rural Marengo RoadAuthorities say a woman driving a go-kart on a rural northern Illinois road was killed when hit from behind by a car.
Three Illinois Men Die In Crash Near Wisconsin DellsThree Illinois men are dead after the SUV they were riding in collided with a pickup truck near Wisconsin Dells.
Live Updates: Jason Van Dyke Murder Trial; Defense Begins Its CaseDefense attorneys started presenting evidence today at the murder trial of Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, charged in the 2014 shooting death of Laquan McDonald.
Defense To Begin Presenting Its Case At Jason Van Dyke Murder TrialChicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke’s defense attorneys will begin presenting evidence on Monday, following four days of testimony from witnesses for the prosecution in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald.
Van Dyke Defense Presents Its Case This WeekThis Tuesday marks what would have been McDonald's 21st birthday.
Jason Van Dyke Murder Trial: Prosecution Rests Its CaseAfter four days of testimony, prosecutors rested their case Thursday against Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, and his defense will begin presenting its first witnesses on Monday, seeking to convince jurors Van Dyke was justified when he shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in 2014.
Van Dyke Trial Day 3: Medical Examiner Testifies, Analyzes Laquan McDonald's AutopsyIt took nearly three hours for the Cook County Medical Examiner to review the autopsy of Laquan McDonald in court Wednesday, analyzing bullet hole by bullet hole in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald.
Live Updates: Jason Van Dyke Murder Trial Day 3; Medical Examiner Details Laquan McDonald's 16 Gunshot WoundsA forensic pathologist told jurors Laquan McDonald died of 16 gunshot wounds, before detailing each individual wound as she testified about the autopsy at Officer Jason Van Dyke's murder trial.
Ben & Jerry's To Name New Flavor After Naperville Congressional Candidate Lauren UnderwoodThe founders of Ben & Jerry's ice cream are hoping to "take back Congress" with new flavors to support seven progressive congressional candidates ahead of the midterm elections. Matt Yurus reports.
CBS 2 News DigestJason Van Dyke murder trial continues; 18 men cleared of drug charges tied to a corrupt police officer; new allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, Sep. 24, 2018)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
Judge Clears 18 Men Of Drug Charges Tied To Corrupt Former CopA judge has cleared drug convictions from the records of 18 more men who were arrested by a corrupt former Chicago police sergeant and his team.
Defense Begins Its Case At Jason Van Dyke Murder TrialChicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke's attorneys have started presenting evidence at his murder trial, in an effort to convince the jury the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald was justified. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Hit-And-Run Driver Strikes, Kills BicyclistA man riding his bike was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver Sunday evening near the border of Chicago and Lincolnwood. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, Sept. 24, 2018)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
NFL Team Grades - Week 3: What's Wrong With The Patriots?The third Sunday of the 2018 NFL season is over, and we have a few surprises. How did teams grade out?
Northwestern Wildcats' RB Jeremy Larkin Retires With Neck InjuryThe Northwestern Wildcats are losing their most effective skill position player, as sophomore running back Jeremy Larkin is retiring from football due to a neck injury.
Latest MLB Power RankingsWe're entering the last week of the regular season and the Top 10 of the Power Rankings largely remains the same.
This Week In Golf: Woods Takes Tour Championship, Rose Wins FedExCupTiger Woods dominated the Tour Championship for his first PGA Tour title in five years, but fell short of the FedExCup, won by Justin Rose.
Bears Come Back To Beat Cardinals 16-14The Bears (2-1) intercepted three passes and recovered one fumble.
Schwarber Homers As Cubs Beat White Sox 6-1Ben Zobrist had three hits and Kyle Hendricks dazzled again as the Cubs took the rubber game of the weekend series.
3 Things To Do This Weekend In ChicagoFrom a 5K for a cause to a food truck festival, there's plenty to enjoy in Chicago this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar.
Dance Club And Restaurant Tao Chicago Debuts In River NorthA new 300-seat restaurant, nightclub and event space has made its debut in River North. Called Tao Chicago, the multi-level, 34,00-square-foot space is located at 632 Dearborn St.
Best Things To Do In Chicago: Sept. 21 - Sept. 23Chicago is welcoming fall with some fun events and activities around the area. Here are our top picks.
Best Things To Do In Chicago: September 7 to 9September is here, along with fun and exciting activities throughout the Chicago area. Here is a list of the top happenings in Chicago September 7 to 9.
Top 8 Things To Do In Chicago Over Labor Day WeekendChicago is gearing up for an action-packed Labor Day weekend as summer draws to a close. Here are some of the top things to do in the area.
10 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: August 17 to August 19It might be August, but Chicago's summer is still in full swing. Check out some of the hottest events taking place this weekend.