Smoke From Backpack On Southwest Plane At Midway, Bound For AustinA backpack with electronics inside began smoking on a Southwest Airlines plane as passengers were boarding for a flight from Chicago Midway to Austin, Texas. Katie Johnston reports.
City Announces Plans To Add 2,000 Tech Jobs By 2020Monday is Tech Day in Chicago and several local companies are celebrating with a big promise for the city's future.
Man Charged In Police Chase Involved In Shooting Death Of NurseCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports the man accused of fatally shooting a nurse will be in court on another charge: leading police on a car chase that ended in Little Village.
2 People Found Dead In Underground Parking Lot In Buffalo GroveThe incident took place at 150 Lake Blvd. in a garage for a condo complex for the Cambridge on the Lake complex. A resident located the two unresponsive people near a vehicle with blood on the ground, police said in a press release.
Classroom Fire At May Whitney Elementary School In Lake Zurich; No Class MondayMay Whitney Elementary School will be closed Monday after a fire broke out in a classroom.
Students Launch Dialogue After Taking Issue With Lack Of Latinx Representation At Chicago History MuseumA recent class field trip to the Chicago History Museum left some high school students upset and offended.
Bug Infestation Drove Lansing Woman Up The Wall, But Landlord's Efforts To Fix It Fell ShortAn apartment in south suburban Lansing has been overrun by pests, but the tenant says it’s not her fault.CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas discovered the phone call she made that got results, and it wasn’t to her landlord or an exterminator.
Another Google Customer Service Headache: Dozens Of Calls To Get A Refund On A Defective Pixel PhoneAfter the Morning Insiders told you about a family’s outrageous battle with Google, we heard from people with similar horror stories around the world, including a customer in Texas who needed to contact the tech giant more than 30 times to get a refund.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M., Nov. 18, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest forecast.
Fire Forces Several Families Into The Cold, 1 InjuredAn early morning fire forced several families out into the cold in the West Pullman neighborhood.
10 People Shot, 4 Killed At Outdoor Bears, Rams Game Watch Party In Fresno, CAAt least four people were killed when someone started shooting at a group watching the Bears, Rams game in a backyard in California Sunday night.
Some Patients Say lasik Ruined Their EyesightWhile surveys show high patient satisfaction, one expert who backed the procedure now wants it off the market. CBS News' Dr. Tara Narula reports.
Teen Charged In Multi-Neighborhood Police ChaseArmando Lopez is charged in a chase that involved a vehicle matching the description of one used in nurse Frank Aguilar's murder, but Lopez has not been charged in the murder.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 P.M., Nov. 17, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has a warmup on tap in the forecast.
Boy With Rare Disorder Gets Parade For 3rd BirthdayNash Stineman is battling a rare neuromuscular disease, and wasn't expected to make it past the age of 2, but he made it to 3 and got a special parade in Lincolnshire. His mother also has started an organization dedicated for finding a cure for the disease, and has raised more than $2 million through smashsmard.org.
Bicyclist Hit, Killed At 67th And Stony IslandThe driver remained on the scene and was not hurt.
Man Shot Dead In Southeast Side Subway Sandwich ShopThis was not the first time workers at the East Side neighborhood Subway have gone through terror. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Boy Rescued From Pond In Crown PointThe boy fell through the ice, which was just two inches thick.
Bullet Pierces South Loop Couple's WindowNick and Rebecca Schiavo were fast asleep when a bullet went through their seventh-floor window this weekend. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Man Shot By Police In GaryPolice say the man had a gun and refused to follow officers' orders.
CBS 2 Top Headlines PM 11.17.2019CBS 2’s Jim Williams has the headlines.
Bitter Pops Craft Beer Shop Celebrates Holidays With Advent CalendarOver the past few years, the traditional advent calendar has seen several modern twists. We bring you a grownup version from Bitter Pops, a specialty beer shop and taproom. Their Advent calendar features 24 craft beers. Use promo code CBSADVENT at checkout to get $5 off every box at bitterpops.com
CBS 2 Weather Watch (7AM, Nov. 17, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
City Treasurer Hosts Expo For Women In Small BusinessMore than 150 vendors had representatives to help with government contracts, financing and ways to market a business.