Illinois expressways in the Chicago area could get more security cameras soon under a new plan recently signed into law. Katie Johnston reports.
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.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, July 22, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Extended Netting Ready For First White Sox Game Since All-Star BreakWhite Sox fans headed to the game Monday night against the Miami Marlins will notice a big change at Guaranteed Rate Field, as the protective netting now stretches from foul pole to foul pole. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports.
Warnings For Boaters And Swimmers On Lake MichiganHigh waves will make being on Lake Michigan dangerous for swimmers and boaters alike on Monday. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 PM 07-21-19)CBS 2's Robb Ellis has the latest extended forecast.
ISP Searching For Suspect After Fatal Hit-And-Run On Tri-State TollwayIllinois State Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run on the Tri-State tollway and looking for the driver they said caused the crash.
3-Alarm Fire Sweeps Through Building In Cedar Lake, IndianaA three-alarm fire swept through a building in Cedar Lake, Indiana on Sunday.
North Suburban Homeowners Left With Damage After StormsStrong thunderstorms slammed several northern suburbs. Intense downpours created flooding, which damaged several homes.
Universal Standard Opening In Chicago, Paving The Way For Inclusivity In The Fashion IndustryA new women's clothing store just launched in Chicago. Universal Standard is paving the way for inclusivity in the fashion industry.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (8 A.M. 07-21-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has the latest 7-day forecast.
CBS 2 Top Headlines AM 07-21-19CBS 2's Suzanne LeMignot has the headlines and meteorologist Ed Curran has the forecast.
Boy Scouts Returning To Lake Zurich After Storms Damage Wisconsin CampA boy scout troop from the northwest suburbs is headed home after their Wisconsin camp was damaged by severe storms.
City, Hospitals Report Dozens Of Heat-Related IllnessesDozens have been hospitalized due to heat-related illness. As a result, one outdoor music festival is taking plenty of precautions.
Nearly 100 Residents Relocated From Old Town Apartment Building Without Air ConditioningNearly 100 people are living in a building without air conditioning in Old Town.
Storm Watch: Severe Thunderstorm Warning In EffectCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest storm updates.
Real Estate Broker On Buying A Home, Moving To The SuburbsReal estate broker Connie Dornan discusses what you know need to know when moving to the suburbs.
Ed's Driveway: Toyota RAV 4CBS 2's Ed Curran test drives the Toyota RAV 4.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (8 A.M. 07-20-19)CBS 2's Ed Curran has the latest extended forecast.
6 Shot In Lincoln Park Near Fullerton BeachSix people were shot in Lincoln Park near Fullerton Beach early Saturday morning.
CBS 2 Top Headlines AM 07-20-19CBS 2's Suzanne LeMignot has the headlines and meteorologist Ed Curran has the forecast.
Excessive Heat Warning Continues SaturdayThe Weather Watch forecast with Mary Kay Kleist. (7-19-2019, 10PM)
The Murder Of Yingying Zhang May Impact Enrollment Of Chinese Students At Illinois UniversititesThe heinous case of murdered Chinese student Yingying Zhang is grabbing headlines from Chicago to China, and community leaders say students are thinking twice about heading to universities here. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Caps On Refugees Entering U.S. Strains Agencies Seeking To Help ThemRuth Kidane fled her homeland, Eritrea, at age 15 by herself. She spent the next six years on a solo journey to safety. She fled to get medicine she needed and escape religious persecution. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.