Pritzker On A.J. Freund: There Aren't Words..."
CBS 2's Derrick Blakley spoke to Illinois Governor JB Pritzker about the death of five-year-old Andrew "A.J." Freund allegedly at the hands of his parents and what role DCFS had in monitoring his family.
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National Transportation Safety Board Sending Team To Investigate Toxic Gas Leak In Beach Park
Dozens of people, including firefighters, are recovering after a tanker, carrying a toxic chemical used on farms, started leaking Thursday morning.
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Ammonia Spill In Beach Park Sends 40 To Hospital; 'I Was Suffocating'
One firefighter and six other people will remain overnight at Vista Medical Center in Waukegan after the spill Thursday morning.
A.J. Freund's Parents Accused Of Killing And Burying 5-Year-Old Three Days Before Reporting Him Missing
A.J. Freund's parents forced the 5-year-old into a cold shower for an extended period of time, and the 5-year-old was repeatedly struck all over his body, leading to his death, McHenry County prosecutors alleged in court Thursday morning.
Cold Front On The Way For The Chicago Area
A cold front is on the way to the Chicago area.
7 In Critical Condition After Beach Park Ammonia Spill, Including Firefighter; At Least 40 People Sent To Hospital
A firefighter is among seven people in critical condition after an ammonia spill in north suburban Beach Park sent a total of 40 people to the hospital on Thursday.
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Chicago Weather: Cloudy Skies, Warmup On The Way
Tuesday's temperatures have dropped about 20 degrees from Monday, but Chicagoans can expect a warmup throughout the week.
Chicago Weather: Warm Temperatures, Scattered Showers Possible Monday Evening
As Chicagoans enjoy temperatures in the 70s, there is a chance of scattered rain showers Monday evening.
Chicago Weather: 12-Foot Waves On Lake Michigan; Cool Temperatures To Give Way To Warm Easter Weekend
According to the National Weather Service, wind gusts of up to 45 mph are expected throughout the day, producing waves of 8 to 12 feet.
WWE, Vince McMahon Blame Slumping Attendance, Ratings On Absent Talent
With attendance, ratings and revenues all dipping, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon promised a rebound in the coming months.
Jennifer Gates Previews Longines Masters Of New York
Gates explains how she got started as an equestrian and the Longines Masters Of New York.
2019 NFL Draft: Bears Sit On Sidelines Thursday, But History Shows There Are Good Players To Be Found In Lower Rounds
The NFL Draft kicks off Thursday night, but as Ryan Baker points out in his draft preview, it will be quiet in Chicago as the Bears will be without a first round pick due to the blockbuster Khalil Mack trade.
Baez, Heyward Hit 3-Run Hrs In 6th As Cubs Beat Dodgers 7-6
Whether he is dazzling with his glove and arm, juking opponents on the base paths or coming up with the big hit, Javier Baez simply finds ways to deliver.
Wilkerson HR Helps Orioles Beat White Sox 4-3 For Series Win
Stevie Wilkerson hit his first major league homer, John Means pitched five effective innings on his birthday and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Wednesday night to secure their second winning streak of the season.
'Despite The Dark' Aims To Bring Safe Running Experiences To Women
Five co-workers started a group called Despite the Dark to bring a safe running experience to women.
Chicago Theater Events This Week
If you're a theater fan, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to stage performances in Chicago this week, from a musical comedy to one of Shakespeare's tragedies.
7 Events To Check Out In Chicago This Week
From a scavenger hunt to a contemporary gospel concert, here's a lineup of options to help you get out and about in the days ahead.
Get To Know The 5 Newest Businesses To Debut In Chicago
From a Mexican spot to a Peruvian restaurant, read on for a rundown of the newest businesses to debut recently.
Comedy Events In Chicago This Week
When it comes to comedy, there's plenty to keep you busy this week, from puppet comedy to Second City's Greatest Hits.
Food And Drink Events Worth Seeking Out In Chicago This Week
If you love to eat and drink, this week offers a great chance to explore the world of Chicago food and beverage.
4 Events To Liven Up Your Week In Chicago
From the Chicago Donut Fest to a market for vegans, here's how to add some flavor to your social calendar.
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Final Four Guide: Top 10 Most Instagram-Worthy Spots In Downtown Minneapolis
With thousands of Final Four fans heading to downtown Minneapolis in the coming days, you better believe the Instagram filters will be flying.
Final Four Guide: Best Breweries To Visit While You're In Minneapolis
Beer-lovers visiting Minneapolis for the Final Four won’t have to go far to find Minnesota’s most beloved beers. Walk in any direction out of U.S. Bank Stadium and you’ll probably find a bar or restaurant serving craft beers from the Twin Cities, the North Shore and other parts of “The Land of 10,000 Beers." But for hop heads seeking a more direct experience of the state’s brewing culture, there are a few places that need to be on your radar, because they’re well worth the Lyft ride.
Final Four Guide: 5 Restaurants To Try Near U.S. Bank Stadium
In Minneapolis for the Final Four and want to try the restaurants where Minneapolitans love to eat? Look no further. Below are some of the most beloved spots in the City of Lakes within walking distance, or a short Lyft ride, from U.S. Bank Stadium.
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Man Charged With April Slaying Of Simeon Football Player
Kenneth K. Jackson, 31, is charged with first-degree murder, murder during commission of a felony, and mob action, all felonies, in connection with the death of 16-year-old Michael Flournoy III, according to a statement from Chicago Police.