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Cook County Treasurer Says Vacant And Abandoned Properties Are Sucking Up Tax Revenue, Wants To Make It Easier To Auction Them OffThousands of abandoned and vacant properties are costing Cook County taxpayers billions in lost property tax revenue.
Supply Of Pfizer, Merck COVID-19 Antiviral Pills Remains Very Limited In Our Area And BeyondAntiviral pills that can significantly reduce COVID-19 hospitalizations and even deaths - but the supply of the Pfizer and Merck COVID-19 pills across the country - and here in our area - is still very limited.
Doggy Daycare Owner Appalled After State's Attorney Declines To Prosecute State Inspector Jose Guillen, Who Was Caught On Camera Groping HerA state inspector was caught on camera groping a doggy daycare owner in Bucktown, and CBS 2 has learned he won’t be facing criminal charges.
Accused Conman Rick Dugo Indicted On New Charges Of Money Laundering, Stealing Valuable ItemsNew charges have been filed against Rick Dugo, an accused conman whom the CBS 2 Investigators have been following since last year.
Another Chicagoan Comes Forward, Says Apple AirTag Was Used To Track And Stalk HerImagine going to pick up your groceries when you suddenly receive a message on your phone that you're being followed. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey has been tracking what's many are called AirTag stalking, wherein people use tiny Apple AirTags on unsuspecting victims.
Experts Warn Of Fraudulent Sites Made To Look Like Federal Government's Site For Free COVID-19 TestsAt-home COVID-19 tests are now available at the click of a button, as the Biden administration officially launched on Wednesday – allowing for four free tests per household that ship in seven to 12 days. But just as the government’s site was up and running, so were the bogus ones.
Patients Left With A Lot Of Questions After Center For Covid Control Testing Sites Temporarily Shut Down, State Investigates ComplaintsDozens of COVID-19 testing sites in the Chicago area are closed this week, as state investigators look into complaints about the conditions inside and confusion over results.
Inspector General's Report On Botched Anjanette Young Raid Finds City's Response Was 'Exceedingly Harmful To Young'The findings are damning and continue to prove how individuals across CPD, the mayor’s office, and COPA worked to cover up the video and minimized what happened, by failing to report it and also by issuing blanket denials of the video.
'Who's Responsible For This?' With Conflicting COVID Test Results, Chicago Man Wants Answers"There is not sufficient infrastructure or regulation around just collectors."

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Cook County Treasurer Says Vacant And Abandoned Properties Are Sucking Up Tax RevenueThousands of abandoned and vacant properties are costing Cook County taxpayers billions in lost property tax revenue. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports, efforts are under way to help get that money back.
Friend Calls On Driver Who Hit, Killed Retire CPD Officer Richard Haljean To SurrenderAs police continued their search Friday night for the hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a retired Chicago Police officer in Edison Park, a friend remembered the officer’s passion for the job. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Caught On Video: Man Steals Car, Goes On To Crash It In Back Of The YardsVideo shows a silver car get plowed into by a red sport-utility vehicle and then go crashing into someone’s yard in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. Behind the wheel of that silver car was a thief trying to steal it. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Multiple Vehicles Hit In Chain-Reaction Crash In East PilsenAn apparent chase ended with a chain-reaction crash in East Pilsen Friday night.
One NYPD Officer Killed, Another Gravely Wounded During Domestic Call In HarlemAn New York City Police officer was fatally shot in Harlem on Friday evening. A second officer, who is 27 years old, was shot and is fighting for his life.
One Dead, Another Critically Injured After An Explosion In Kane CountyCBS 2's Sabrina Franza reports two workers were cleaning the top of a tank with items used to make products when the explosion occurred.