A judge is expected to rule Friday on whether to appoint a special prosecutor to review how Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx handled the Jussie Smollett case.
State's Attorney Kim Foxx Running For Re-ElectionCook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx has announced her plans to seek re-election in 2020, taking on controversy surrounding her office by admitting in her first campaign ad she didn't handle the Jussie Smollett case well. Katie Johnston reports.
CBS 2 Investigators Discover Major Security Lapses At O'Hare Airport Perimeter Access GatesYou know the drill when you travel through O’Hare International Airport – take out your shampoo, take off your shoes, put your bag through the X-ray machine, and maybe get a pat-down. But Dave Savini and our CBS 2 Investigators have discovered that other parts of the airport perimeter are not nearly as secure.
Large Police Presence Continues After Car Found In DuSable HarborA car was located in the DuSable Harbor early Tuesday morning.CBS 2 has the latest update.
New Food Service Program Offers Barrington High School Students Fresher, Tastier Lunch OptionsSchool cafeteria food; for many it brings back memories of greasy pizza and chicken nuggets. Not anymore for students at one northwest suburban school, where buying school lunch is a whole new experience.
Fraudsters Cost Her $6,500, And She Had To Hire Computer Expert To Prove It To Bank Of AmericaPoncela didn't go on a shopping spree; someone got into her Bank of America account, and used the electronic payment service Zelle to send money to people she didn't know over the course of a few days; three transactions totaling $6,500.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5AM 11-19-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Car Found In DuSable Harbor, Large Police Presence With Search UnderwayA car was located in the DuSable Harbor early Tuesday morning. There is a heavy police presence with divers in the water right off of Lake Shore Drive.
Anatoliy Ermak Wanted In Connection With Murder Of Buffalo Grove CouplePolice have identified the man wanted for killing two people in Buffalo Grove.The suspect, Anatoliy Ermak, 64, is on the run and police say he is armed and dangerous.
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.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (7AM, Nov. 17, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5:30 A.M. 11-16-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your weekend forecast.
Air Traffic Control Audio Reveals Mistake At Midway, But The FAA Has No Record Of ItAn incursion at Midway calls that system into question, and Federal Aviation Administration officials won’t give clear answers for why it wasn’t reported or recorded. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Driver Arrested For Threatened Paramedics Treating Him After He Crashes His CarThe 37-year-old man was on 107th Street, near Avenue D, when his BMW hit a median and flipped on to its side.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6 A.M. 11-15-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
From Flooded To Frozen, Montrose Dog Beach Has Become A Chronic MessThe entrance to a popular dog beach looks more like a treacherous ice skating rink; and even before the recent cold snap, Montrose Dog Beach looked more like an unsightly pond; a mass of flooded muck along the lakefront.
World's Largest Starbucks Roastery Will Add New, Atmosphere-Driven Dimension To Magnificent MileYou could call it the ritziest shopping area west of Fifth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan – and on Friday morning, the Magnificent Mile adds the world’s largest Starbucks.
Former Ukraine Ambassador, Marie Yovanovitch, To Testify Before Congress TodayThe former Ukraine ambassador is next up in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.
Broken Water Main Causing Backups On SB 41 In Highland ParkA water main break in Highland Park is causing a backup southbound on Route 41 for morning commuters.