State’s Attorney Offering Free Internet Monitoring Software For ParentsThe software, called “ComputerCop,” provides a quick and easy way for parents to review what their children are doing while using the internet and to assess if kids are being exposed to inappropriate or harmful content.
Chicago Animal Welfare Group Applauds New Puppy Mill RegulationsA local group that's been working to put puppy mills out of business applauds a decision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to impose restrictions on breeders who sell dogs on the Internet.
Senate Working To Improve Odds For Gambling ExpansionSen. President John Cullerton, D-Chicago, plans to strip language that would legalize Internet gambling from the bill, after it had become clear that the governor and some legislators who supported previous gambling bills had concerns that could derail passage of the larger package.
Study: 20 To 30 Percent Of CPS Students Rarely Use Technology In SchoolA new study commissioned by the University of Chicago paints a disappointing picture of technology use among public school students in Chicago.
County To Begin Enforcing Courthouse Cell Phone Ban At 26th & CalFollowing a three-month grace period, Cook County will begin phasing in a ban on cell phones and other Internet-capable electronic devices at courthouses next week, starting with the Leighton Criminal Court Building at 26th and California.
Self-Diagnosing On The Internet Can Lead To 'Cyberchondria'CBS 2's Mary kay Kleist reports on the downside of having too much information available on the Internet.
Chicago On YouTube: Scottie Pippen, The Ladies & Sub SandwichesScottie Pippen’s amazing Mr. Submarine commercial. This may possibly be the best commercial ever made… ever. “Ladies, let’s have a party.”- Scottie Pippen.
Chicago On YouTube: Happy Halloween, SuckersAnd the music! It’s got a classic pop beat that makes forces you to tap your foot, whether you want to or not. Yet, at the same time, its repetitious beats also make you want to hit the streets and attack every person who comes near you -- scratching at faces, kicking groins, biting people if you need to. This is the perfect feeling for a Halloween song.
Wireless Internet Access Coming To Chicago ParksMayor Rahm Emanuel wants to make Chicago one of the digital capitals of the country.
Victim's Family: Chicago Cop Posted Death-Scene Photo OnlineA close-up picture -- apparently a police photo -- showed Charles Hagerman in death, his wounds from a pit bull attack shockingly visible. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Chicago On YouTube: The Best Music Video (And Song) In ExistenceIs Jan Terri's "Losing You" the best representation of Chicago in the form of a music video? Mason Johnson finds out...
iPhone Turns 5 Years OldIt has been only five years since the iPhone debuted and life as a lot of people know it changed for good.
Senate Leader Wants To Legalize Online PokerAccording to a report, Senate President John Cullerton discussed the idea of making Illinois an Internet gambling hub, suggesting the state could organize a major online poker game and gain worldwide popularity.
Experts: Your Private Information Can Be UnlockedPeople may think they take steps to safeguard their private information from identity thieves, but there are ways around the precautions. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
State Can't Collect Web Purchase Taxes To Fill Budget GapIllinois has big budget problems, but filling the gap with money from Internet revenue is a plan that just is not working.