Post Office Wrongly Declares Woman Dead; 'How Does Something Like This Happen?'The 2 Investigators tackle many topics, but this one’s a doozy, and begins with a riddle. Who can declare someone dead? A doctor, perhaps a nurse. Well here’s a new one: the post office.
Robocalls: Relief In the Works May Not Stop the RingingAmericans got 5.2 billion robocalls last month. Chicago's share was 36 million. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker explains why efforts underway to curb the calls may not stop a lot of them.
City Colleges To Discontinue Little-Used Shuttle For Rides Of Less Than A MileYour tax dollars pay for it. A white van with a City Colleges of Chicago sign waits outside the Sox-35th station on the Red Line every day, but few people use it, and it doesn't go very far when it does move.
The CTA Has Thousands Of Cameras, But How Much Do They Help With Crime?Violent crime on CTA trains has increased over the past five years, yet the city often boasts about its security upgrades, including a multi-million dollar network of thousands of cameras.
Hospitals Must List Procedure Price Lists, But They're Not Always Easy To Find Or NavigateHow much would it cost to get a cast on your leg, or get an MRI? Effective Jan. 1, you should be able to tell just by going to the hospital’s website. However, CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker discovered those price lists are sometimes hard to find, and often confusing.
Landlord Ignores Rat Complaints, Tenant Ends Up With 'Five Years Of Hell'Rats are nasty pests that no one wants to live with, and they're nothing to ignore, as CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker shows in this investigation.
Home Warranty Company Refuses To Pay For Furnace Repair Until CBS 2 Investigators Get InvolvedA suburban homeowner accused a national home warranty company of reneging on its promise. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker has the cautionary tale of a man fighting to get his furnace fixed.
Controversial Professor Credited For Bringing Controversial Scholar To NorthwesternAccording to an email obtained by CBS 2, the professors admitted they were "blindsided" and explained that "a faculty member (Mike Bailey) agreed to host Kanazawa..." and he got two others "who were unaware of Kanazawa history, to co-sign and support an application..." for the visiting scholar.
Petition To Ban Visiting Professor To NU Because Of Racist BeliefsIn 2013 he authored a study on "Why Most Suicide Bombers Are Muslim." In 2011 he wrote an article in Psychology Today titled "Are All women Essentially Prostitutes?"
CBS 2 Investigators Get Results: City Finally Puts Up Parking Signs"I'm appreciative and hopefully by spring next year, we'll have all the signs that are needed next to stop signs."
Gravestone Company Buried In Customer Complaints"I'm sorry if my eyes are watery. I'm tired of going through a whole lot of problems for this."
CTA Employee Vents About Ventra Card Charges"Instead of reading my ID, it read my debit card."