CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports there may not be a major GM assembly plant in the immediate area, but the effect of the auto workers nearly month long strike against the company is starting to inconvenience many Chicagoans.
2010 Interview With Starved Rock Killer Chester WegerWeger, convicted of murder in 1960, has serving a life sentence. He was granted parole on Thursday. John Drummond interviewed Weger in 2010.
Officers Injured In Crash During Police Chase On West SideSeveral Chicago police officers were injured in a crash while in pursuit of a suspect vehicle.
Getting Hosed: Water Department Can't Calculate Simple Math Problem, So Man Gets Billed More Than $5,000The city’s Water Management Department has a long history of slapping people with wrong bills. This time, it’s because the agency was incapable of simple subtraction.
Someone Wrote A Fraudulent $33,000 Check On Auto Dealer's Bank Account; Chase Bank Took 3 Months To Fix ItHave you checked your bank account recently? Imagine a big chunk of cash is missing. CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory played detective and dug into the case of a money mystery in Naperville, involving a really big check.
Crash Involving Two Semi Trucks Causing Major Delays On Tri-State TollwayCrews responded to the scene on in the northbound lanes on 2-94 at Roosevelt just after 3 a.m.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M. 11-21-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Hepatitis A Linked to Blackberries Sold At Fresh Thyme Stores In 11 States, Including IllinoisThe non-organic berries were sold at Fresh Thyme stores between Sep. 9 and 30.
Des Plaines Police Shoot 15-Year-Old During Gun Battle With Bank RobberDes Plaines police shot a 15-year-old during a chase with a suburban bank robber. The boy's family has asked for privacy.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Michigan City Mayor Ron MeerThis comes after Ron Meer was charged with five counts of intimidation, two counts of false informing and one count of official misconduct.
Getting Hosed: Water Bill Lowered After Months Of FightingWe got a couple's water bill lowered by more than $33,000, but they're just one case of bungled bills among many. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 P.M. 11-20-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a wet forecast.
Overflowing Trash Finally Cleaned In South ShoreHeaping piles of trash, mice, and rats plagued some South Shore alleys, but CBS 2's Tara Molina got results.
Illinois Seeks To Ban DCFS From Shackling KidsIllinois state lawmakers are considering a bill that would forbid DCFS from foster children like Jawan Cross from being shackled. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Teen Stabbed At Belmont CTA StationThe 15-year-old boy was stabbed when a quarrel escalated at the Red-Brown-Purple Line stop.
Police Chase After Deadly Lawndale ShootingOne man was killed and another injured in the fatal drive-by on Trumbull Avenue.
Shoplifting Suspect Dies At Jewel-OscoA man is dead after employees say they detained him for shoplifting at a Jewel-Osco in East Lakeview on Wednesday evening. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
The Old Irving Park Gunman's Criminal BackgroundPolice say Christopher Willis shot a Chicago Police officer in a wild shootout in Old Irving Park after robbing a bank. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar has a look at at his background and problems he had with his landlord.
Belmont Red Line Stabbing SceneThe scene after a teen was stabbed at the Belmont Red, Brown, and Purple Line stop. (Credit: Jermont Terry/CBS 2)
CTU's Jesse Sharkey On Teachers Missing Makeup DaysThe Chicago Teachers Union demanded makeup days to end a recent strike, but now some teachers are going to be missing those days. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov confronted CTU President Jesse Sharkey about it.
How Are CPS Teachers Missing Makeup Days?The Chicago Teachers Union demanded makeup days to end the recent strike, but now, schools are saying substitutes are needed because some teachers are taking those days off. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Person Stabbed Near Belmont 'L' StopA teen was stabbed near the busy Red-Brown-Purple Line stop late Wednesday afternoon.
QB Mitchell Trubisky’s Hip Injury Improves, Likely To Play SundayChicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky was back on the practice field Wednesday after leaving the game against the Los Angeles Rams Sunday with a hip pointer injury.
Lane Tech Student Injured In Old Irving Park ShootoutCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on the 15-year-old who was injured during a shootout between police and a bank robber.
Examining The Shootout In Old Irving ParkDes Plaines police shot and killed a robbery suspect who had shot a Chicago Police officer, but also accidentally shot a 15-year-old boy inside a music school. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.