Kia Recalls SUVs, Vans; Electrical Problem Can Cause FiresThe recall is another in a series of problems that the South Korean automakers have had with engine fires during the past few years. Past problems have triggered investigations by the U.S. road safety agency.
Red Cross Installs Free Smoke Alarms; Here's How To Get OneThe American Red Cross will give you a smoke alarm and install it for free.
Dumpsters, Garages Set On Fire In Lincoln Park AreaFirefighters battled multiple blazes during a 90-minute arson spree in the Lincoln Park area Monday night.
Red Cross Busy Assisting With Multiple Fires Across ChicagoVolunteers with the Red Cross in the Chicago area have assisted displaced people at more than a dozen fires over the past few days.
Fires In Willowbrook, Westmont After Residents Reported Gasoline SmellIn Westmont, there were nearly a dozen small fires and over 100 reports of gasoline odors caused by a leak into the sewer system.
String Of Arsons In Lakeview Might Have Been Set By ChildrenSeveral garages have been burned in an arson spree dating back to mid-October. The fires have been set along Damen Avenue, Diversey Parkway, Lincoln Avenue, Ashland Avenue, Wellington Avenue, and other streets on the North Side.
Fires Burn, Shots Ring Out In Ferguson After Grand Jury DecisionChaos erupted Monday night in Ferguson, Missouri, as protesters expressed their outrage at a grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager.
Lightning Strikes Spark New Lenox Fires The southwest suburbs weren't spared from Tuesday's stormy weather. Multiple hits in one town kept the fire department busy, reports CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot.
Cicero Firefighters Respond To Two Extra-Alarm FiresThrough the night, fire crews braved dangerous cold as they worked to extinguish a fire at a vacant warehouse, and later responded to a large house fire about a mile away.
Red Cross Shares Fire Safety Tips With Englewood ResidentsThe Red Cross says last Sunday's tornadoes illustrate how disasters can devastate communities, but it says the biggest threat to Chicago area families isn't severe weather, but fires.
2 Teens Charged In Series Of Barn FiresThe blazes caused a total of about $1 million in damage, McHenry County sheriff’s police said.
Fire Department: Errant Fireworks Could Spark Deadly BlazesWith the Fourth of July less than a week away, fire officials are worried that errant fireworks could start deadly fires.
Mysterious Fires On Same Skokie Street Have Neighbors WorriedPolice and fire investigators aren't saying much, but neighbors are certainly talking about what they think might be a religious hate crime.
Dozen Dumpster Fires Erupt On North Side Overnight Chicago police and fire investigators are looking into several overnight Dumpster fires on the North Side.
Sunny, But Chilly And Breezy, For Rest Of The DayTemperatures will be top out around 5 degrees below average Monday, on a cool and breezy, but sunny, day.