CBS 2 Legal Analyst Irv Miller: Claim Of Self-Defense In Ahmaud Arbery Case Was 'Outrageous' And 'An Absolute Abuse'After a Georgia jury found three white men guilty of murder in the death last year of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black jogger, CBS 2 Legal Analyst Irv Miller said Wednesday that the defendants’ claim of self-defense in the case was inappropriate and “outrageous.”
Program Brings On Teens Who Have Suffered Trauma To Make Wreaths For South Side StreetscapesIt's a sure symbol of the holidays - wreaths hung on light poles or front doors. And as CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reported Wednesday, if you pass through parts of the South Side, those decorations you're seeing are helping teens in need take control of their lives.
Family In Shock After Delisa Tucker, 31, Is Shot And Killed In Same Spot In Roseland Where Her Son Kevin Tinker Jr., 14, Was Also Shot And Killed 2 Days EarlierA 14-year-old boy was shot a dozen times in Roseland, and his mother was murdered in the same spot two days later.
West Lakeview Neighbors Want Every Option Explored To Keep Trees From Being Cut Down For City Water Pipe ReplacementDozens of trees are potentially slated to get the axe in West Lakeview, and residents have been mobilizing to stop it.
Thanks To COVID-19 Vaccine, 2 Lake Zurich Girls Embrace Their Grandparents This Thanksgiving Holiday After A Long 2 YearsIt has been a long wait, but there is joy like none other for one local family this holiday season.
Firefighters Rescue Water Department Worker Stuck In Hole In South ShoreChicago firefighters freed a Water Department worker who got trapped in a hole Wednesday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood.
Man Charged With Murder Of Wheeling Mother Ja'nya Murphy Due In Court After Extradition From MissouriAhmeel Fowler is charged with first-degree murder in Murphy’s death, and aggravated kidnapping in the abduction of her 1-year-old daughter, who was found dead in Indiana. Fowler is not yet charged in the baby's death.
Thanksgiving Travel: Here's What You Need To Know Before Heading OutMany are getting ready to start Thanksgiving travel Wednesday morning.
Chicago Business Community Leaders Meet With State's Attorney, Demand Answers About Why Repeat Offenders Seem To Get Back On Streets EasilyFed-up Chicago business owners are going directly to Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx – demanding answers about violent crime.
Death Investigation Underway After 3-Year-Old Falls From 17th Floor Window Of Near North Side BuildingA death investigation is underway after a 3-year-old boy fell from a 17th floor window on the Near North Side.
Pair Charged With Carjacking, Robbing Elderly Couple At Willowbrook Gas StationTwo men have been charged with carjacking an elderly couple at gunpoint at a gas station in west suburban Willowbrook in July.
Momentum Coffee Owners Working To Create Opportunities For Other Black EntrepreneursAlongside the ice skating rink at Millennium Park is a welcome sight on these chilly days, but they're serving up more than coffee at Momentum Coffee.
Turkey Giveaway Kicks Off At 8 a.m. In River West In only hours you can get a free turkey for Thanksgiving.
Chicago Weather: Brief Warmup By Wednesday AfternoonA warmup is on the way.
Jackson Sparks, 8, Becomes Sixth Victim To Die After SUV Plows Through Waukesha Christmas Parade, Bail For Suspect Darrell Brooks Set At $5 MillionA child has become the sixth victim to die after a vehicle plowed through the Christmas Parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin on Tuesday, prosecutors said at the bond hearing for suspect Darrell Brooks.