High Cost And Low Turnout: The Price Of An ElectionThe total price tag for the Chicago election: 15 million dollars. Given turnout, that's about $31 for each ballot cast.
2 Investigators: The Real Costs Of Gun ViolenceShooting victim Cody Barden’s medical care has cost more than $3.2 million, including more than $90,000 in out-of-pocket expenses. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
It Takes Money To Save Money, Rauner Administration SignalsThe new governor created a whole new level of government, purportedly to save money. And then, after demanding a 20 percent cut in higher education budgets, he gave his blessing to an expensive new vocational training program.
Prices Soar For Some Generic Drugs -- Why?The price increase has been described by some congressmen as staggering. They’re joining doctors, pharmacists and patients in asking why. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Walter's Perspective: Do-Nothing Congress Sure Is Paid A LotCBS 2's Walter Jacobson tallies up the costs taxpayers fork over to a Congress that gives very little in return.
High Gasoline, Airline Prices Hitting Vacationers HardYour summer vacation could cost a lot more this year.
Report: Cost Of Owning A Car Barely Up In Past YearAlthough the cost of gasoline at the pump has certainly gone up over the last 12 months, the cost of owning a car has increased only slightly.
Bomb 'Misunderstanding' In Millennium Park Cost City ThousandsThe huge police response at Millennium Park last weekend for what was first thought to be a bomb, but was not, cost the city thousands of dollars.
Report: Wrongful Convictions Cost Taxpayers A FortuneWrongful convictions not only cost prisoners their lives, but also cost taxpayers a fortune, according to a new investigation.
What You Can Expect To Pay More For In 2011It seems like everything is going to cost more in 2011. And with the holidays in the rearview mirror, you can expect some sticker shock at the store, too. CBS 2's Susan Carlson takes a look at what you can expect to pay more for in 2011.