As summer approaches, it's time to celebrate the season with a neighborhood block party. Lifestyle expert Cheryl Leahy joined CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot to discuss the items needed to complete your summer bash.
Police, Fire On Tarmac At Midway AirportPolice and fire trucks surround a plane on Monday at Midway Airport.
Boeing Says It Regrets Concerns Over Internal MessagesBoeing says it regrets concerns raised about internal communications it recently handed over to Congress and federal regulators that are investigating two deadly crashes of the company's 737 Max airplanes.
Stretch Of I-94 In Lake County Named In Honor Of Trooper EllisPart of a Lake County highway now honors an Illinois state trooper who died in the line of duty.
CTU Strike Continues Into Day 5, Officials Expected To Provide UpdateThe Chicago Teachers Union said they've seen movement and made some wins. Some of the progress includes class size, staffing needs and equity for homeless students.
Mendota Teachers On StrikeChicago teachers aren't the only ones walking the picket lines. Teachers in LaSalle County in the Mendota district are on strike. The next day of negotiations is set for Wednesday.
Old Post Office Celebrates Grand Opening Of Renovated Space After $800 Million MakeoverThe iconic Old Post Office building in downtown Chicago is sporting a new look. After decades of disrepair, it’s bright, shiny, and back in business as a huge hub for some top-notch companies thanks to an $800 million makeover.
Gunshots Shatter Car Window On Lake Shore Drive Near FullertonA young driver’s windows were his shot out, while driving on Lake Shore Drive.
Driver Speeds Off After Crashing Into SubwayA car crashed into the shop on 106th and Avenue B overnight.
Student Athletes Plead With State To Play In Playoffs Amid CTU StrikeThe Chicago teachers’ strike is causing issues for high school soccer teams and they’re pleading with state officials to let them play.
A Drug That Reverses Opioid Overdoses Has Become Easier To AccessDespite its life-saving abilities, naloxone’s accessibility remains scarce. But it is being distributed in an unlikely place – Cook County Jail.
CTU Strike Enters 5th Day After Weekend Negotiations FailStudents are out of school for the third school day in a row and picketing starts at all Chicago Public Schools at 6:30 a.m. Monday.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M., Oct. 21, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In Drive-By Shooting In AustinOne man died and two others were injured in a drive-by shooting in the Autstin neighborhood.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 P.M., Oct. 20, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your forecast.
Chicago Priests Pledge Support To Border ChapelThe United States Border Patrol says La Lomita Chapel in Mission, Texas is in the way of a planned border wall. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Chicago Mobster Joey 'The Clown' Lombardo DiesThe Chicago Outfit figure was a jokester, but federal prosecutors said he was also a ruthless killer.
Police Chase Ends In Fatal Crash In Fox LakeThe police chase started in Genoa City, Wisconsin and crossed the state line.
CTU Reports Some 'Wins' As Strike ContinuesChicago Public Schools will be out again on Monday, but the Chicago Teachers Union reported some 'wins' in negotiations amid the strike. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
1982: Lombardo, Others Convicted In Teamsters Bribery CaseJoey "The Clown" Lombardo, Teamsters President Roy Williams, and three others were convicted of trying to bribe a U.S. Senator in 1982. CBS 2's John Drummond reports in this Dec. 15, 1982 video clip.
1983: Mob Case In Court After Allen Dorfman Is MurderedJoey "The Clown" Lombardo was convicted along with Teamsters President Roy Williams and insurance exec Allen Dorfman of trying to bribe a U.S. Senator in 1982. Dorfman was later murdered. CBS 2's I.J. Hudson has this report from Jan. 26, 1983.
2007: Reputed Mobsters Convicted In Family Secrets TrialJoey 'The Clown' Lombardo was among five defendants convicted in the Operation Family Secrts racketeering and murder trial. CBS 2's John Drummond reports in this Sept. 10, 2007 file clip.
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CBS 2 Weather Watch (5:30 P.M., Oct. 20, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your forecast.
Harvest Fest Raises Money To Feed The HungryCBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini emceed the event to feed the hungry in DuPage County.