Polar Plunge Called Off Due To Arctic BlastHopes for a Polar Plunge along the lakefront melted away Monday morning, with organizers saying the frigid temps make it too dangerous.
Girl, 17, Wounded In Greater Grand Crossing ShootingThe girl was inside her bedroom around 3:40 a.m., when someone fired shots outside the home, and a bullet struck her in the back, police said.
University Of Chicago Medicine Opens New Emergency DepartmentThe $39 million facility will help alleviate overcrowding at the university’s Hyde Park hospital campus.
Broken Hydrant Floods Streets In Roseland And West PullmanWater Department crews were called out to 115th and Yale around 5:15 a.m., after a vehicle crashed into a hydrant, shearing it off.
Activist Spends Night In 'Brutal Cold' To Draw Attention To Plight Of HomelessCommunity activist Andrew Holmes spent Tuesday night outside in below-zero temperatures, covered only in a blanket.
Elderly Man Dead, Second Man Critically Injured In Lawndale FireThe fire started around 1:30 a.m. on the second floor of a three-story apartment building near Keeler and 5th avenues.
12 Displaced After Fernwood House FireTwelve people were in need of shelter Christmas morning after an extra-alarm fire broke out at a Fernwood neighborhood home on the Far South Side.
Busiest Travel Day Of The Holidays Ahead For O'Hare And MidwayIf you’re flying on Friday, leave yourself plenty of time, as both airports in Chicago are bracing for a record number of travelers.
Police Release Surveillance Video Of Mount Prospect BurglarsSurveillance video from the victims’ neighbors shows the suspects unsuccessfully trying to get into other homes.
Divvy Bikes Service Restored After Computer GlitchA computer glitch prevented Divvy members and people seeking to purchase temporary passes from renting Divvy bikes for nearly 12 hours.
Sheriff's Officers Hand Out Gifts To Homeless At Pilsen Tent CitySheriff’s officers brought coffee, donuts, warm socks, blankets, and more to those who call the tents at 18th and Canalport home.
NTSB: Derailed Amtrak Train In Washington Was Going 80 MPH In 30 MPH ZoneThirteen of the 14 cars from the train jumped the track in DuPont, Washington. Several cars fell off an overpass, landing on Interstate 5 below.
Chicago Area Students Helping Give Christmas Gifts To Needy ChildrenOver the past 30 days, about 10,000 toys were donated to the Making A Difference On And Off The Field campaign presented by Buddy’s Helpers and the PepsiCo Showdown.
Suit: Megachurch Swindled Mentally Ill Chicago Woman, 76Bridget Pollard has dementia and is now under the care of the Cook County Public Guardian, who is fighting to reclaim her life-savings. CBS 2's Susanna Song reports.
4 Injured In Crash With Semi, Which Spilled Coffee Creamer On Dan Ryan ExpresswayThe semi collided with a silver Chevy sedan in the inbound local lanes of the Dan Ryan near 59th around 11:20 p.m. Thursday, according to Illinois State Police.