- Aretha Franklin, Queen Of Soul, DiesHer prolific career spanned six decades with hits like "Respect" "I Say A Little Prayer"
- Pair Charged In North Side RobberiesA Chicago police officer suffered a broken hip trying to arrest the suspects.
- No Injuries Reported In O'Hare Ground CollisionA taxiing plane with passengers on-board collided into another plane.
- Mothers Of Gun Violence Victims Grieve6 women are part of a mom’s group none of them wanted to join.
- Hobart Public Defender Killed By ClientT. Edward Page was killed by a client he invited into his home.
Aretha Franklin, 'Queen Of Soul,' Has DiedAretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died.
Two Charged In North Side Robberies; Officer Suffered Broken Hip Making ArrestA man and woman have been charged with a string of armed robberies on the North Side late Tuesday. A Chicago police officer suffered a broken hip while trying to arrest the pair.
2018 Chicago Air And Water Show: Five Fast Facts, Best Places To WatchThe Chicago Air and Water Show returns to North Avenue Beach this weekend, with a practice session on Friday.
Illinois To Impose Tougher Penalty For Texting While DrivingStarting July 1, 2019, drivers caught texting will be issued a moving violation that will go on their driving record.
Suspect Due In Court For Slaying Of Chicago Attorney Stephen ShapiroA suspect arrested in the murder of a prominent Chicago attorney was set to make his first appearance in court on Thursday.
Report: 20,000 Freshman Seats Still Vacant At Chicago Public SchoolsWith less than three weeks before the start of class for Chicago Public Schools students, approximately 20,000 freshman seats are still vacant at district high schools.
Davidson, Abreu Homer As White Sox Hold Off Tigers, 6-5On Wednesday, Abreu and Davidson each hit two-run home runs, combined for six hits and drove in five of Chicago's runs in a 6-5 win.
Rizzo Leads Cubs Past Brewers 8-4Rizzo homered, drove in three runs and stole two bases in his return to the cleanup spot, and Chicago beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-4 to strengthen its hold on the NL Central.
Mark Immelman: 'Wyndham Poses Every Question Of A Golfer'CBS Sports' Mark Immelman breaks down the field and storylines heading into the final regular season tournament.
LaMarre's Hometown Homer Helps White Sox Beat Tigers, 6-3The Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Tuesday night.
Brewers Beat Cubs 7-0The Brewers cut into Chicago's division lead with a 7-0 victory over the Cubs on Tuesday.
Bears Rookie Linebacker Roquan Smith Arrives At Camp After Holdout; 'It's An Awesome Feeling'His 29-day contract holdout now in the rear view mirror, rookie linebacker Roquan Smith said it was an "awesome feeling" to be back at practice, and said he's confident he'll be able to get up to speed in time for the regular season.
CBS 2 News DigestBrother in law charged in fatal shooting of Northfield attorney; United planes clip wings at O'Hare; Megan Glaros' Weather Watch forecast.
Illinois To Impose Tougher Penalty For Texting While DrivingPeople caught texting while driving will face stiffer penalties under a new Illinois law. Starting July 1, 2019, drivers caught texting will be issued a moving violation that will go on their driving record.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, Aug. 16, 2018)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Suspect Due In Court For Slaying Of Chicago Attorney Stephen ShapiroA suspect arrested in the murder of a prominent Chicago attorney was set to make his first appearance in court on Thursday. The fatal shooting in north suburban Northfield stunned the community. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
Report: 20,000 Freshman Seats Still Vacant At Chicago Public SchoolsWith less than three weeks before the start of class for Chicago Public Schools students, approximately 20,000 freshman seats are still vacant at district high schools. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Wake Up Weather 8/16/18Good morning. CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist has the forecast.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 p.m.)CBS 2's Robb Ellis has a check of the forecast.
Local Hot Spots: Your Guide To 4 New Bars And Eateries In The LoopInterested in exploring the newest food and drink establishments in the Loop? From a modern cafe to a colorful bar, read on for a rundown of the newest spots to open their doors in this part of Chicago.
Things To Do Around Chicago This WeekendLooking for something to do in Chicago this weekend? Here are some events and festivals happening in Chicago and around Chicago's suburbs.
The 5 Best Jazz And Blues Spots In Chicago, RankedIn search of a new favorite spot to hear live jazz and blues? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top venues for jazz and blues around Chicago, using both Yelp data and their own secret sauce to produce a ranked list.
Buon Appetito: 3 New Italian Restaurants To Try In ChicagoLooking for your next great Italian meal in Chicago? These new spots will satisfy all your cravings. Here are the newest places to check out the next time you're in the mood for Italian food, offering everything from pizzas and ravioli to roasted oysters and hearth-glazed lamb.
Eats, Treats And Games: Your Guide To Lakeview's 5 Newest BusinessesWant to find out about the freshest new spots in Lakeview? From a Mediterranean and Indian restaurant to a board game cafe, read on to see the newest hot spots to debut in this Chicago neighborhood.
On Tap: Chicago's Top 5 Breweries, RankedLooking to try the best breweries in town? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top-rated breweries in Chicago