Police Shoot, Kill Suspect After Chase Across Illinois-Indiana BorderWhat began as a stolen vehicle investigation in the far south suburbs ended with a fatal police shooting in northwest Indiana early Thursday
Is Code Enforcer Flouting Dead-Tree Law?Some residents of Crete are burned that they've had to spend money to remove trees while the man who writes the citations may have exempted himself. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Rural Residents On Proposed Train-Truck Depot: Not In Our Back YardRailroad giant CSX wants to build an intermodal rail facility on more than 1,000 acres in south suburban Crete.
Egyptian Plane With 66 Aboard Crashes; Terrorism SuspectedAn EgyptAir jetliner en route from Paris to Cairo with 66 people aboard swerved wildly in flight and crashed in the Mediterranean Sea early Thursday, authorities said. Egyptian and Russian officials said it may have been brought down by terrorists. There were no immediate signs of survivors.
Gamblers Beat The Odds At Crete BarWhere’s the best place in Illinois to play those recently legalized video gambling games. CBS2’s Mike Parker found it.
Retired Fire Captain Struck, Killed In Hit-And-Run In Crete A retired Steger fire captain died early Monday after being struck by a vehicle in south suburban Crete.
Police: Drunk Mom Ran Over Daughter In DrivewayA mother who admitted consuming "several alcoholic beverages" struck and killed her baby daughter as she was backing her car out of a driveway, police said.
Village Of Crete Calls Off Plans For Immigrant Detention CenterThe possibility of a federal detention center being built in south suburban Crete is off the table.
Opponents Ramp Up Campaign Against Crete Immigrant Detention CenterOpponents are ramping up their campaign against a proposed detention center for illegal immigrants to be built in south suburban Crete.
Detention Center Opponents Finish 48-Hour March To CreteOpponents of a proposed immigration detention center in far south suburban Crete were out in force Sunday, in the final day of a 48-hour opposition walk.
March From Chicago To Crete Protests Immigration Detention CenterAbout 50 immigration rights activists are staging a 48-hour walk from Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood to far south suburban Crete.
Little Village Church Members To March Against Immigrant Detention CenterMembers of a small Little Village neighborhood church are hoping civil libertarians will join them for a three-day march to protest a new immigration detention center planned for far south suburban Crete.
Crete Resident: Village Would 'Basically Die' If Detention Center OpensThere are some sharp lines drawn in south suburban Crete, where a private prison corporation plans to build a detention facility for the immigration service.
Proposed Immigrant Detention Center Stirs Debate In CreteU.S. immigration officials have selected the south suburb as a possible new site for a lockup where hundreds could be detained. But some residents are saying “Not in my back yard,” CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
Man Arrested For Soliciting Undercover Cop Posing As 14-Year-Old GirlA Chicago man was arrested in south suburban Crete last week for arranging to meet and have sex with a 14-year-girl who turned out to be an undercover police officer.