Millennium Station was evacuated for about half an hour Thursday morning after fire alarms and sprinklers started going off, compounding delays for the Metra Electric District following wire problems.
A.J. Freund's Mother To Be Sentenced In April For His MurderJoAnn Cunningham will be sentenced on April 30 for the murder of her 5-year-old son, A.J. Freund. She pleaded guilty in December. Meantime, A.J.'s father, Andrew Freund Sr., is still facing a trial. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Weekend Warmup On The Way, But First Below Average TemperaturesCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
1 Dead, 1 Seriously Injured In I-57 Crash; All Lanes ReopenedOne person was killed and another was seriously injured when another vehicle crashed into their car on Interstate 57 on Thursday morning, as they were stopped on the side of the expressway.
JoAnn Cunningham To Be Sentenced In April For Murder Of Son, A.J. FreundA.J. Freund's mother, JoAnn Cunningham, will be sentenced in April, after pleading guilty in December to one count of murder in his death. His father, Andrew Freund Sr., is opting for a bench trial in the case.
All Lanes Of Interstate 57 Shut Down After 2 Seriously Injured In Crash Near I-80Two people were seriously injured when another vehicle crashed into their car on Interstate 57 on Thursday morning, as they were stopped on the side of the expressway. Katie Johnston reports.
Cold Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Signs Of Progress As State Of Illinois Works To Bring Computers Into Present DayBack in August of last year, CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker told head Illinois state IT guru Ron Guerrier that she would be checking back in six months about rectifying issues with old state computers.
Construction Noise Drives Former Lakeview 3200 Tenant Out Of Town; 'It Was Just Not A Sustainable, Livable Place'Morning after morning, for months, the noise of construction crews working outside her building jolted Kristen Jones awake.
5 People Killed In Molson Coors Shooting In Milwaukee, WisconsinThe workplace shooter was a 51-year-old man.
Colder Than Average TemperaturesCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
AJ Freund's Parents Due In Court Thursday; Crystal Lake House To Be Demolished This WeekendThe house sits on Dole Avenue and neighbors want the house removed 10 months after police say Freund’s parents murdered him. Neighbors said it brings back painful memories and that tearing it down is one step toward change.
SUV Crashes Into Daycare In Old Irving ParkPolice said a 33-year-old man was driving this silver Nissan SUV, heading southbound on Milwaukee Avenue, when he struck a pothole and lost control.
Man Stabbed In The Hand By A Woman While Riding The CTA Blue LineChicago police said just before midnight, a 62-year-old man was on the Blue Line near Jackson, when he accidentally bumped into a 50-year-old woman.
One Man Dead, Another In Critical Condition After Grand Crossing ShootingA 19-year-old died and a 23-year-old is still in the hospital.
Remembering TV Pioneer Lee Phillip BellShe hosted 'The Lee Phillip Show' and other programs on CBS 2 for decades, and created the soap operas 'The Young and the Restless' and 'The Bold and the Beautiful' with husband William Bell.
Cold Wednesday Night, But Mild Trend This WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020.
Why Did Trucker Get $750 Ticket In DixmoorSteve Martin was ticketed for driving a truck on a residential street, an infraction that calls for a ticket of only $100 in the Dixmoor Municipal Code. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Teachers To Get Special Training After 'African Animals' AssignmentMany Sutherland Elementary School parents were furious that a Black History Month assignment taught students about African animals rather than people.
Who's To Blame For Medical Records Being Dumped In Alley?The records are from the Community Mental Health Council, which closed in 2012. A longtime member of the clinic's board, the Rev. Michael Pfleger, tells CBS 2's Tara Molina he wants to know what happened too.
Train Carrying Crude Oil Derails In East Chicago, Ind.No one was hurt and no oil spilled, but some nearby buildings evacuated.
Police Release Video Of Store Shooting That Killed StudentThe shooting at 79th Street and Avalon Avenue also injured three other teens and a 63-year-old man.
Milwaukee Reeling After Shooting Kills 6 At Molson Coors PlantA worker shot and killed five people in the historic Miller brewery on Wednesday. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports from Milwaukee.
Coach Wicky, Chicago Fire FC Excited For New SeasonAfter six preseason games, new coach Raphael Wicky and the squad are pumped to get the season going.
Cold Start Coming For Thursday MorningCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a weather update for Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020.