CBS 2's Megan Mawicke talks one-on-one with Chicago Bulls center Daniel Gafford who was selected by the team during the draft last week. He says he's excited to join the team and plans to share his energy with the Bulls.
R. Kelly Crisis Manager OutDarrell Johnson said earlier on 'CBS This Morning' that he would not allow his daughter with Kelly.
CBS 2 Weather Overnight Weather Watch (7-22-19)The forecast with Mary Kay Kleist
Co-Defendant To Testify Against Former NU ProfessorWyndham Lathem is accused along with Andrew Warren in the murder of Lathem's boyfriend. Warren is pleading guilty and testifying for prosecutors, as CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Driving School Shuts Down; Students Left In LimboFor many teenagers, there’s nothing more exciting than getting their driver's license, but almost 200 people are now in a tailspin after a northwest suburban driving school suddenly shut its doors. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Man Dead In Suspected Fireworks ExplosionThe man was found dead after the apparent explosion in the Southwest Side's Ashburn neighborhood. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Car Sprayed With Bullets On Bishop FordA woman drove herself to the hospital after her car was riddled with bullets on southbound I-94 in Dolton.
White Sox, Fans React To New Protective NettingProtective netting at Guaranteed Rate Field now stretches from each foul pole to the next. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke has more.
Dump Truck Accident Shuts Down I-294The southbound Tri-State Tollway was snagged during the Monday evening rush after a dump truck overturned near Harlem Avenue.
Ex-NU Prof's Co-Defendant To Testify For ProsecutionAndrew Warren has agreed to plead guilty in a grisly 2017 murder case and testify against Wyndham Lathem.
City Takes Precautions After High Waves, Dangerous Lake ConditionsThe force of the waves, some 8-feet high, crashing along the shoreline is one of the factors leading to precautions by the city.
SWAT Standoff In Calumet CitySWAT members converged on a home in south suburban Calumet City on Monday afternoon.
Man Accused In Lake County Crime SpreeDavid Walker of Gurnee is accused of committing multiple property crimes in the Waukegan area.
Work To Begin On I-80 Bridge In JolietThe work comes after CBS 2 exposed possible structural dangers on the 54-year-old bridge spans.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 P.M. July 22, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Mark Kay Kleist has the 7-day forecast.
Crisis Manager: R. Kelly Is 'Accused Of Being A Pedophile'R. Kelly's crisis manager was making headlines Monday instead of managing them.
Candy, Keys, Coupons And A Car Stolen In BurglaryCBS 2's Eric Cox reports on a bizarre string of burglaries in Portage Park where items of value were skipped over in favor of random things like candy and coupons.
Gunshot Victim: 'It's Just A Rough Transition'Nearly a year after he and a fellow painter were shot as they were finishing a job, Lamont Farrell reflects on how his life has changed over the past year. He's determined to walk again, even though doctors gave him a 5% chance. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot has the story.
CBS 2 Top Headlines PM 07-22-19CBS 2's Irika Sargent has the headlines and meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
State Officials Investigate After Carnival Rides Injure TwoState officials are investigating incidents where carnival rides injured people in separate Chicago suburbs. Katie Johnston reports.
Best Ways To Appeal Your Property TaxesWhen it comes to easing the pain of property taxes, residents have three options. CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory covers them all Tuesday morning, 4:30 AM-7AM.
Health Officials Release Data On Pregnancy, Babies OnlineState health officials say more data on pregnancy and babies will available to the public. Katie Johnston reports.
Marine Corps Veteran Noah Currier Teaches Students To Reach Beyond Their Comfort ZonesMarine Corps veteran Noah Currier, who was injured in a traumatic accident that left him nearly paralyzed from the waist down, inspires others through Oscar Mike, an organization that teaches athletes to work for something greater than themselves.
New Law Could Mean More Security Cameras Along ExpresswaysIllinois expressways in the Chicago area could get more security cameras soon under a new plan recently signed into law. Katie Johnston reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, July 22, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Rough Water On Lake Michigan Prompts Warnings For Swimmers, BoatersHigh waves will make being on Lake Michigan dangerous for swimmers and boaters alike on Monday. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Nurses Protest Staffing Levels At University Of Chicago Medical CenterRegistered nurses are protesting at the University of Chicago Medical Center, claiming poor working conditions prevent them from providing patients with the best possible care.
Boy Struck By Lightning During Soccer TournamentA teenager was rushed to the hospital Sunday after a lightning strike during a soccer tournament in Kane County. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Buyer Beware: More Hotels Charging Hidden FeesFrom high-end resorts to budget hotels, you could face hidden extra fees when you book a room while traveling. CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory shares some of the hidden fees she found to help you avoid getting taken.
Hidden Fees At Hotels Draw Travelers' Ire; 'It’s Sticker Shock When You Check Out'New hidden fees charged by hundreds of hotels are stirring outrage for travelers, and the nation’s capital is even suing the world’s largest hotel chain for what it calls “straight-forward price deception.” CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.