Environmentalist Chad Pregracke Wants To Turn Old I-80 Bridge Over Mississippi River Into Crossing For BisonWhat to do with an old bridge after a replacement is built? The easy answer is to demolish it. But near the Quad Cities, they're not thinking easy – they’re thinking bison.
Multiple Allegations Say Contractor Had Women Removing Their Blouses While Going Through Security At Lake County CourthouseWomen have reportedly been told to remove their blouses while going through metal detectors at the Lake County Courthouse in Waukegan, in what has been called a breakdown in security screening protocol.
Some Residents Say A Bears Move To Arlington Heights Would Benefit Community, Others Say It Would Bring Unwelcome Traffic And CrowdsThe Chicago Bears announced Thursday that they have placed a bid to buy Arlington International Racecourse. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar went to Arlington Heights Thursday to see how the idea sat with residents there.
Chicago Mass Shootings Causing Profound Trauma For Victims' Families And Surgeons Who Try To Repair Carnage AlikeMayor Lori Lightfoot said the city has a handle on gun violence. But as CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reported, the families who are now grieving after mass shootings don't see it that way.
16-Year-Old Wilmette Girl, Hours Into Summer Break From New Trier High, Electrocuted While Walking On Evanston CTA Purple Line TracksJust hours into summer break, a 16-year-old Wilmette girl made a fatal mistake while hanging with a friend on the CTA Purple Line tracks – and now she is dead.
Tower Show Productions, Organizer Of Huge Holiday Craft Show Benefiting Lambs Farm, Is Accused Of Shutting Down And Leaving Artists High And DryOrganizers of a large suburban holiday craft show are accused of closing up operations and leaving artists out of thousands of dollars.
Christian Kulas Of North Suburban Kenilworth Charged In Jan. 6 Capitol InsurrectionA Kenilworth man was arrested Tuesday on charges connected to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
FBI Joins Search For Xavior Harrelson, 11-Year-Old Boy From Iowa Missing Since ThursdayAuthorities are using dogs, drones, and dive teams as they desperately try to figure out what happened to Xavior.
Man Almost Falls Victim To Scammer On Facebook Marketplace, Who He Thinks Pirated A Real Apartment Rental AdA legitimate apartment listing was copied and pasted on a different website – and was apparently used in a scam to get money quick.
ONLY ON 2: Mother Speaks After 7-Year-Old Griffith, Indiana Boy Was Run Over By Car; He Remains HospitalizedAn emotional Northwest Indiana mother spoke out Monday after her 7-year-old son was run over by a car that jumped the curb.
Kenneth Smith, Convicted 3 Times Of 2001 Burrito Express Murder, Released On Appellate Ruling; Victim's Family Maintains Smith Is GuiltyKenneth Smith was out of prison Thursday night after 20 years – always maintaining he never committed the high-profile murder of a local restaurant owner.
CT Scan Made Woman Sick; Authorities Say Man Who Performed It, Omayr Niazi, Had No Certification Or TrainingA Deerfield man is accused of botching a CT scan on a patient who later got sick. It turned out the man who conducted the scan was not certified or trained.
Music Manager Says Rapper Queen Key, Producer DJ Ayo Were Paid For Services During Pandemic, But Never DeliveredA music manager claims she was scammed by an up-and-coming rapper and producer.
Ald. Patrick Daley Thompson, Nephew And Grandson Of Former Mayors, Facing Federal Charges Tied To Collapse Of Bridgeport BankThompson faces five counts of filing a false income tax return, and two counts of false statements to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp regarding $219,000 in loans and other payments he received from Washington Federal Bank for Savings.
Family Views Body Cam Footage Of Police Shooting That Killed Anthony Alvarez In Portage Park, Say He Was Shot As He Was Running AwayIn just a matter of hours, video showing Chicago Police shooting and killing Anthony Alvarez in Portage Park will be released to the public.