Pitchfork Music Festival kicks off Friday afternoon in Union Park on the Near West Side, and organizers are taking extra precautions to prepare for the intense heat in Chicago on Friday and Saturday.
Police Searching For Driver Involved In Kennedy Expressway Hit-And-RunPolice are searching for a driver involved in a hit-and-run on the Kennedy Expressway.
Loyola Coach Says Baby Has Changed Her PerspectiveWomen's basketball Coach Kate Achter's baby daughter, Reese, has Down syndrome -- and Achter hopes Reese changes people's preconceptions about it. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.
Clouds And Stable Temperatures Coming This WeekCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your forecast for 11 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020.
Getting Hosed: A Bureaucratic Water Bill Bungle At City HallAn angel who did not want his name used stepped in to pay Vietnam veteran Rodney Andrews' water bill. But when Andrews and CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards went to City Hall for an inquiry, they got the runaround multiple times.
Burglars Hit Magnificent Mile Jewelry StoreThe suspects were in and out in less than two minutes.
Woman Speaks Out After Being Hit By Falling Light PoleMaya Kirk was hit when an ornamental lamp post fell on LaSalle Street downtown. As CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports, her attorney calls it 'clear neglect' on the part of the City of Chicago.
Man Talks About Horrors Of Lisle Cigar Lounge ShootingPatrick Carlin of Naperville was there when police say Lisa McMullan opened fire, killing one retired state trooper and injuring two others. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Helicopter That Crashed, Killed Kobe Bryant Was Once Owned By IllinoisThe helicopter was purchased by the State of Illinois in 2007 and sold eight years later.
NTSB Investigates Helicopter Crash That Killed Kobe BryantBryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were killed along with seven others in the accident near Los Angeles. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
An Overcast Week To ComeCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast for Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020.
The Story Of A Vietnam Veteran Who Got HosedCBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards reintroduces us to Vietnam veteran Rodney Andrews, who is getting hosed by the City of Chicago’s baffling water billing system.
Family Mourns Retired State Trooper Killed In Lisle ShootingGreg Nieves was killed and two others -- an active state trooper and another retired trooper -- were wounded when police say Lisa McMullan opened fire at a cigar lounge in Lisle.
NBA Veteran Remembers Kobe BryantCBS 2's Chris Tye talks with Kendall Gill after the tragic helicopter crash that took the life of Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven others near Los Angeles.
Lisle Village Trustee Sara Sadat Mourns Shooting Death Of State Trooper Greg RievesLisle Village Trustee Sara Sadat offers up her condolences after retired Illinois State Police Trooper Greg Rieves was shot and killed. Another retired trooper and an off-duty trooper also were wounded.
Remembering Gregory Rieves, State Trooper Killed At Cigar Lounge In LisleFamily and friends are honoring the life of retired Illinois State Police Trooper Gregory Rieves, who was shot and killed at a cigar lounge in Lisle. Another retired trooper and an off-duty trooper also were wounded in the shooting. CBS 2’s Vi Nguyen reports.
Score A Touchdown With These Super Bowl Party SnacksWe're one week from Super Bowl Sunday, and whether you're interested in the game or the commercials, there's one thing everyone can agree on: having great snacks. Amanda Puck, director of strategic brand development for Mariano's, has some dishes that are sure to score a touchdown. You can get more recipes from Mariano's at https://www.marianos.com/recipes
Cloudy Skies, Seasonable Temps All WeekCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the latest 7-day forecast.
Snow Is Gone, Moderate Temperatures Roll InCBS 2's Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Berwyn Police Officer Laid To RestCharles Schauer was killed in a car crash. The woman driving was arrested for DUI
Armed Robbery At Naperville Gas StationCBS 2 Saturday News at 5:00 p.m.
Driver Of Car Taken In Hijacking Escapes After Police PursuitAn Illinois State Police car was involved in a minor crash during a pursuit of a vehcile that was stolen in a hijacking.
Three State Troopers Shot, One Dead, At Cigar Loungewo retired state troopers and one active state police officer were shot by a woman at Humidor Cigar Lounge on Friday night. The scene was captured on video, before the woman took her own life. CBS 2's Marissa Parra and Jeremy Ross report.
More Snow, Clouds For Your SaturdayCBS 2's Ed Curran with the forecast
Woman Shoots Three Men, Kills Herself In Cigar LoungeLisle police say a man is dead and 2 others are hurt after a woman fired shots inside a lounge and then killed herself. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports