A big vehicle fire late Wednesday was causing big backups on I-88 near the Morton Arboretum.
A Warning On Phishing Scams Targeting Mobile Devices After Teen Finds His Savings Drained From His Bank AccountA teenager in Illinois had that very excitement drain from his face when his bank account also drained. Then he made another stomach-dropping discovery.
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Thousands Without Power In South Suburbs After Tornado Confirmed OvernightAt one point during the storm, more than 33,000 people were impacted by outages.
Overnight Storms Leaving Flooded Roadways, Dangerous Driving ConditionsOverpasses in The Loop remain flooded as well as expressways.
Five People Injured, One Person Critically, After Tornado In Naperville, Fire Chief ConfirmsNo fatalities were reported. Five people were taken to local hospitals and one person is in critical condition. Search teams went door-to-door to make sure no one was trapped or needed help.
At Least One Person In Critical Condition After Tornado In NapervilleA tornado touched down in Naperville overnight, leaving many displaced and one person in crtiical condition.
Chicago Weather: An Overview Of The StormCBS 2 Meteorologists Mary Kay Kleist and Robb Ellis have a look as of just before 1 a.m. at a dangerous storm that brought tornadoes to the Chicago area.
Family Safe, But House Damaged After Tornadic Storm Hits NapervilleKim, a resident of Ranchview Drive in Naperville, tells CBS 2's Steven Graves about how her family rushed to the basement upon hearing of a tornado warning, and then discovered damage to their home.
12 Homes Damaged, 6 People Injured When Tornadic Storm Hits Naperville NeighborhoodAbout a dozen homes were damaged, and four people were rushed to hospitals, after a tornadic storm touched down in Naperville late Sunday. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Viewer Video: Severe Storms On Northwest SideViewer @American.Craft sent us this video from the Olympia Park/Edison Park area. Warning sirens are sounding as the storm hits.
Viewer Video: Tornado Hits West, Southwest SuburbsDavid Vox Mullen sent this video from Naperville just before a tornado struck the area late Sunday night.
Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings Expected As Night Goes OnThe entire Chicago area is under a severe thunderstorm watch, and a severe thunderstorm warning has also been issued for DeKalb County. CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest.
Holocaust Survivor, Museum President Fritzie Fritzshall DiesFritzie Fritzshall survived Auschwitz, and made it her life’s mission to tell her story so the world would never forget the horrors of the Holocaust.
Young Father Shot Dead During Puerto Rican Pride Celebrations In Humboldt ParkVideo captured a shooting that left a man dead and a woman critically injured this weekend in Humboldt Park – right in front of crowds celebrating the Puerto Rican People's Day. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Entire Chicago AreaThe Sunday night storms could bring damaging winds and hail, and there is concern about rotation. CBS 2 meteorologists Robb Ellis and Mary Kay Kleist have the latest.
CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer Celebrates Father's Day As A First-Time DadWill Everett Stuckmeyer arrived last night around 8:30 p.m., weighing 7 pounds, 13 ounces. Congrats to Luke and his wife Kate!
Chicago Weather: Second Round Of Storms ComingCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5:30 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, June 20, 2021.
President Biden Has 2 Weeks To Reach 70 Percent U.S. COVID Vaccination GoalThe clock is ticking as concern grows about the dangerous Delta variant. CBS News’ Mola Lenghi reports.
Loop Attackers On Divvy Bikes Suspected In Multiple IncidentsA group of men on Divvy bikes were caught on camera knocking a man to the ground and stealing his bike downtown last week, and the same group is now suspected in multiple attacks.
COVID-19 Vaccination Event For Dads Held In Chatham This Father's DayOn this Father’s Day, a life-affirming event was held in Chicago’s Chatham neighborhood.
Multiple Shootings In Humboldt Park This WeekendMeanwhile, the search continues for the suspect in a stabbing that left a woman dead downtown on Saturday, and a fifth person has died following a mass-shooting in Englewood last week.
Woman Killed, 3 Others Hospitalized After Bronzeville Hit-And-RunPolice say the incident at State Street and Pershing Road involved a stolen car from which the occupants bailed after striking another vehicle. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
2 Children Drown In Separate Incidents On Lake MichiganThe drownings happened in Racine, Wisconsin and Michigan City, Indiana. In an additional incident, a 14-year-old girl was left in critical condition after being pulled from the water, also in Michigan City.
Woman Found Shot In Lobby Of Club Quarters Central Loop HotelA SWAT team was called in following the discovery, but the standoff has since ended.