Western Springs Joins Communities Calling For Sterigenics Plant To Close
Village president Alice Gallagher is asking Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan for an immediate, temporary shutdown of the facility.

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Teacher Carjacked At Whitney Young; One Person In CustodyOne person was in custody Wednesday morning in connection with the armed carjacking of a teacher at Whitney Young Magnet High School.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, May 22, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Illinois Sex Offender Registry Riddled With Fake AddressesIllinois puts the home addresses of more than 31,000 sex offenders on a website so residents can see who lives in their neighborhoods. CBS 2 found that many of those addresses are bogus. CBS 2's Megan Hickey reports.
3 Hammond Schools To Close Amid $10 Million DeficitThree schools in Hammond will close for good this summer, and more than 100 staff positions will be cut, due to a budget deficit of more than $10 million. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Legislation Would Require Fingerprinting For FOID CardsGun control advocates plan a rally in Springfield on Wednesday, to urge state lawmakers to approve legislation aimed at closing perceived loopholes in the state’s gun licensing system. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Fatal Crash In HarveyThe Cook County Sheriff’s Office is assisting Harvey police with an investigation of a deadly crash early Wednesday morning.
No Justice: How The Chicago Police Department Has Failed To Solve Thousands Of Rape Cases In Last DecadeThese four women say police have no new developments, and they are still waiting for justice, despite some of their cases dating back years ago.
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Police Arrest Alleged Thieves They Say Stole Keys And A Car From A ValetVideo was captured on the cellphone of the very valet they pointed a gun at to get the keys. After the theft, they sped off, and the valet, Rene Gonzalez, followed them while calling the police.

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Argo Community High School Graduation Postponed Due To ThreatsArgo Community High School postponed graduation planned for Tuesday evening with just hours' notice after threats were made to the school over the past 48 hours.
Expressway Shootings Cost Taxpayers Tens of Thousands Of DollarsCBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker reports that even if you don't use area expressways, the many shootings that have taken place on those roadways cost taxpayers everywhere tens of thousands of dollars.
State Health Officials To Probe Christ Medical Center's Handling Of Marlen Ochoa CaseThe Illinois Department Of Public Health is investigating how Advocate Christ Medical Center handled the Marlen Ochoa case. according to a department spokeswoman.
Alderman Recoils At Lightfoot Rebuke Of City Council CorruptionCBS 2 political reporter Derrick Blakley reports one alderman was not keen on Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's condemnation of aldermanic privilege. But another alderman said he doesn't feel slighted by Lightfoot's remarks.
Underage Kids Seen Driving Stolen Off-Road Vehicles Along Dan Ryan ExpresswayA viral video of underage kids driving off-road vehicles along the Dan Ryan Expressway over the weekend shows the kids driving vehicles stolen from a Sunbelt Rentals, detectives say. 
Carjackers Crash VehicleHarrowing moments in River North Tuesday as suspected carjackers take off in a vehicle only to smash it into another one. Charges are pending.
'They're Everywhere': Woman Says Landlord Won't Fix Bed Bug ProblemA family in Washington Park said they've been fighting a severe bed bug infestation for two and a half months and the landlord has not fixed the problem, despite a city ordinance stating they have to.
'It Could Kill Somebody': Rocks Thrown Over Overpass Shattering WindshieldOne second, Tony Tekiela was driving, the next, his windshield was shattered.
CBS 2 Weather Watch 5 p.m. 5-21-19CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the forecast.
Whitney Young Teacher Robbed At Gunpoint, Carjacked In School Parking LotWhitney Young Magnet High School officials are requesting extra police presence after a teacher was robbed at gunpoint and carjacked Tuesday morning, according to school officials.
CBS 2 Top Headlines PM (5-21-19)CBS 2's Brad Edwards has the headlines and meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
$26M Cleanup Starting On Contaminated Indiana CanalThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says a $26 million cleanup will begin this month of contamination on the Lake George Canal in northwestern Indiana. Gilma Avalos reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, May 21, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Inbound Bishop Ford Freeway Reopens After Fatal CrashThe inbound lanes of the Bishop Ford Freeway were closed for four hours Tuesday morning, after a 41-year-old man was killed in a crash near Sibley Boulevard.
Lori Lightfoot Begins First Full Day As Mayor Of ChicagoIt's Mayor Lori Lightfoot's first full day in office. She arrived at City Hall on Tuesday morning, and while she does not have any public events planned, she did talk to CBS This Morning about what she calls her biggest challenge. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Sheriff Questions Hospital's Handling Of Marlen Ochoa CaseThe Cook County Sheriff’s Office is asking the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services to look into how Advocate Christ Medical Center handled the Marlen Ochoa case. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Two Men Steal More Than 100 Guns In Western IllinoisOne of the suspects has not been caught, police said.
The Cost Of Expressway ShootingsThere were six shootings: 2 on the Dan Ryan, 2 on I-57 on the same day, 1 on the Eisenhower and 1 on the Kennedy.
Life Sentence For 2015 Double Murder In Lake CountyArmando Trejo will spend the rest of his life behind bars, after he was sentenced in the 2015 murders of his wife and teenage stepson.
Boy Sells His Favorite Popcorn To Raise Money For Grandpa's SurgeryA 9-year-old boy from northern Indiana is selling popcorn from his favorite shop to raise money for his grandfather, who is waiting for a heart transplant.

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