South Shore Woman Sees Police Activity After Shooting Leaves Man Dead, Only To Find Out It Was Her Own Beloved BrotherA woman recently got an alert on her phone about a shooting just steps outside her door in the South Shore community, and even saw the police activity out her window. Hours later, she discovered the victim was her own brother – and a mentor in the community.
Chicagoans Worry Vaccine Mandate Standoff Between City Hall And FOP Will Leave Them Less Safe; 'It's Like This Big Macho Thing'“I think they want to make it about them, It ain't about, really, the people. It's like this big macho thing between both parties,” Shulonda Stamps said.
Drill Rig Collapse At CTA Bryn Mawr Station Halts Trains, Damages Power Lines; Building EvacuatedA construction crane collapse outside the Bryn Mawr Avenue Red Line station stopped trains, damaged power lines, and also forced the evacuation of a nearby building Wednesday afternoon.
Argyle Street In Uptown Joins City's Efforts To Revive Business With Street Dining And Festivity; Business Owners Are HopefulStrategies have been renewed in Chicago to revive restaurants and bring back businesses that were hit by the pandemic – but is it going to work?
Tinley Park Man Was Carjacked And Got His Car Back, But Thieves Returned, And Victim Was Arrested For Firing His Gun Into The AirA driver in Tinley Park got his car stolen at gunpoint. He got it back, but the thieves returned – and this time, he pulled out his own gun. That landed him in jail.
After Violent Attempted Carjacking In Which Father Was Shot, Bucktown Family Moved Out Of ChicagoAfter a horrifying carjacking in which a man was shot in the arm, a family from Bucktown packed up and moved from the city.
8-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed While Playing On Front Porch In MarkhamAn 8-year-old boy is dead after he was shot while playing on a front porch in south suburban Markham.
As Jury Deliberates In R. Kelly Sex Trafficking Case, What Impact Will Verdict Have On His Future Trials In Chicago?A legal expert told CBS 2’s Jermont Terry what’s next for R. Kelly, no matter the verdict in New York.
Man Arrested In Countless Social Media Threats Directed At CPS Schools, Days After Shootings Kill 2 Simeon Career Academy StudentsPolice and Chicago Public Schools officials are executing a security plan, after two students from Simeon Career Academy were shot and killed this week – and also after threats were issued on social media to Simeon and numerous other schools.
Youth Basketball Players At Chicago City Life Center Get Grim Life Lesson After Teammate Kentrell McNeal, 15, Is Shot And KilledAt Garfield Boulevard and LaSalle Street in the Washington Park neighborhood, there is a basketball court that functions as a safe haven for children throughout Chicago. But on Wednesday, practice was preempted by an unfortunate tough life lesson
Two Simeon High School Students, Both 15, Killed In Shootings Four Hours ApartSimeon Career Academy High School is mourning the shooting deaths of two students who were killed in separate attacks just four hours apart on Tuesday.
'We're Back': Store Owner Reopens Chicago Sports On Michigan Avenue After 2020 Unrest"I see the flowers on Michigan Avenue. I see the stoop I sat on when the fire was burning. I was out there earlier today and said we made it."
Employee At FOUND Hotel In River North Accused Of Stabbing Man, Going Into Rage, Leaving Guests In TerrorVideo Thursday night showed a River North hotel worker getting aggressive and throwing luggage around – and moments later, a man was stabbed.
Neighbors Worry, And One Is Thinking Of Moving, After Gang Activity And Shootings In Irving ParkA fight is under way to get a handle on an out-of-control and growing gang problem in the Northwest Side’s Irving Park neighborhood.
Spirit Of Rob Hannon, Lawndale Barber Shot And Killed In July, Lives On In Young Barbers Program That He ChampionedRob Hannon was a barber who loved his community and worked just as hard to help children – but in the end, it was gun violence that took him away from his Lawndale neighborhood.