Little Friends helps people with developmental disabilities, and pays a lot to maintain its historic mansion home. It wants to sell the mansion and developers would pay top dollar for it, but as CBS 2's Jim Williams reports, preservationists don't want it torn down.
JoAnn Cunningham Changes Her Story, Admits Murder Of SonIn an exclusive interview earlier this year, JoAnn Cunningham told CBS 2’s Brad Edwards that she didn’t kill her son, A.J. Today she admitted the crime.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5PM 12-5-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the extended forecast.
Problematic Playground Causes Concerns For Teachers, Parents And StudentsCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports on a the problems facing the playground of a South Side school and efforts to have children go to a safe and clean space.
Music School Mayhem: A Look Inside The Space Where A 15-Year-Old Was ShotCBS 2's Vince Gerasole sits down with the founder of the UpBeat where a 15-year-old intern was caught in the middle of a police shootout and may not play an instrument again.
Good Samaritan Helps Victim After Hit And RunCBS 2's Chris Tye reports on the brave work by a driver who saw another driver hit a vehicle and run off.
People Win Wage Claims Against Illinois Employers But State Never Made Bosses PayCBS 2’s Lauren Victory reports on a key area in the Department of Labor that just isn't working.
JoAnn Cunningham Pleads Guilty To Son's MurderIn an exclusive interview earlier this year, JoAnn Cunningham told CBS 2’s Brad Edwards that she didn’t kill her son, A.J. Today, she admitted it,
Actor Kate Arrington & Director Jennifer Reeder On "Knives And Skin"A new movie shot in Chicago tells the story of a high school girl gone missing and how a small town unravels. CBS Local's DJ Sixsmith talks with the actor and director.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, Dec. 5, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Lightfoot Says She Didn't Jump The Gun In Firing Of CPD Supt. Eddie JohnsonMayor Lori Lightfoot is defending her decision to remove former Police Supt. Eddie Johnson from his position as the city’s top cop before an inspector general’s investigation is completed into Johnson’s drinking and driving incident, noting she has the discretion to fire any city commissioner for any reason she sees fit.
School Community In Shock After Hit And Run At Orland Square Mall Leaves 1 Teacher Dead, Another InjuredA teacher died after she and a friend were hit by a car in a parking lot Wednesday night near Orland Square Mall after a Christmas party.
Man Slammed By Police Officer Back In CourtCook County prosecutors plan to seek a grand jury indictment against 29-year-old Bernard Kersh, the man charged with aggravated battery after police say he threatened and spit in the eye of an officer who body-slammed him on Thanksgiving. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Joycelyn Savage Denies Claims On Patreon Account Alleging AbuseJoycelyn Savage, says it was an impostor behind an Instagram account. That account promoted a Patreon page some believe belonged to her.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6 a.m. 12/5/2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Woman Sent Her Partner $500 Through Zelle, But It Ended Up In LimboIs your holiday budget tight? Imagine losing $500 because of a Zelle transfer gone wrong. That’s what happened to a mother on the West Side, and like others the Morning Insiders have talked to, her bank wouldn’t refund her money at first.
Celebrate The Holiday Season With The Aurora Paramount Theatre's Beauty And The BeastThis season's production is the classic musical Beauty and the Beast.
Hyde Park Addressing Lakefront Erosion TonightNeglected for decades, that's how neighbors describe the lakefront situation in Hyde Park.
Hit And Run At Orland Square Mall Leaves 1 Woman Dead, Another Seriously InjuredA woman died after she and a friend were hit by a car in a parking lot near Orland Square Mall.
COPA Recommends Officer Involved In Body Slamming Be Relieved Of Powersthe Civilian Office of Police Accountability continues its investigation into video showing an officer slamming 29-year-old Bernard Kersh to the ground on Thanksgiving, after police say he spat in the officer's face.
Firefighters Rescue Woman Trapped In Basement During Peotone House FireThick smoke filled the air at 708 Pelican Lane, just before midnight.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 p.m. 12/4/2019)Mary Kay Kleist has the forecast
Canadian National Says Michigan Avenue Bridge Safe After Metal Fell From OverpassThousands of drivers pass under the railroad bridge over Michigan Avenue at 16th Street daily. People are able to walk underneath too. When a huge piece of metal fell from the bridge Monday morning, it didn’t injure anyone.
Eddie Johnson RetiresEddie Johnson has officially retired from the Chicago Police Department, the mayor's office said tonight in a statement. CBS 2's Charlie DeMar reports
Community Fights To Free Crystal Lake Teen, Meydi Guzman Rivas, Detained By ICE18-year-old Meydi Guzman Rivas came to the United States fleeing gang violence, and now her community is fighting for her freedom, CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.