In Carbondale, Spectators Left In Awe Of Solar EclipseJust around midday, southern Illinois went dark.
Coast-To-Coast Eclipse Gives Scientists Rare Chance To Study The SunThe city of Carbondale is the ideal viewing site for the eclipse, as it's the location where the total eclipse will last longest.
Daley Plaza Picasso Sculpture Turning 50; So What Is It?A gift from artist Pablo Picasso, countless visitors stare at the untitled sculpture and wonder; but how many actually know what it is?
Firefighters Took Part In Swift Water Rescue Training After Recent DrowningsFirefighters from Joliet, Roselle, Des Plaines, Warrenville, Bristol and Kendall attended swift water rescue training.
Study Finds Chicago Area Trees Are Threatened By Climate ChangeChicago area trees are facing a threat from Mother Nature.
CBS 2 Extreme Weather SpecialTornadoes tearing through nearby towns, winter hail storms, temperature swings smashing records. What does this mean for the seasons ahead?
Heavy Rains Could Impact Planted Corn In IllinoisLast week’s heavy rains could have a negative impact on corn crops in Illinois, and farmers are watching closely.
Flood Watch In Effect As Rains, Winds Continue To Hit ChicagoThe National Weather Service continued Sunday the issued Flood Watches, Warnings and Advisories for the Chicagoland area.
High Winds Take Out Trees; Willis Tower & Hancock Center Decks ClosedWind gusts of up to 55 mph were recorded at O'Hare International Airport on Wednesday, and a wind advisory was in effect until 6 p.m.
Some Progress Evident In LaSalle County, One Week After Deadly TornadoCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran returns to the region, about 85 miles southwest of Chicago.
Survivors Dig Through "War Zone Disaster" In Naplate After TornadoAt least 25 percent of the homes in the small town of Naplate, Illinois, were damaged by a tornado Tuesday night, with at least one man calling his home a "war zone disaster," but the community remained resilient as they began cleaning up Wednesday morning.
1 Killed, More Than A Dozen Injured When Tornado Hits LaSalle CountyNaplate Mayor Jim Rick saw the tornado pass through town and the debris it scattered through the air.
Severe Weather Damages Factory, Nursing Home In LaSalle CountyOne person was reported killed in Ottawa.
Family Continues Tradition In Making Coquito, Puerto Rican EggnogCBS 2's Ed Curran witnessed Ed Chevere and his family's holiday tradition on making Coquito, a eggnog-like drink made with coconut and rum.
The Better Business Bureau's Tips For Returns And ExchangesCBS 2’s Ed Curran sat down with Steve Bernas, with the Better Business Bureau about what you need to know before you return an unwanted holiday gift.