Mona Rahimi was stranded in Canada for more than a year, but has been happily reunited with her husband, Adam Schuman, in west suburban Geneva after suing the federal government for the right to cross the border.
Operation North Pole Provides Christmas Celebration For Children Facing Terminal IllnessesThe fantasy trip includes breakfast, a festive train ride, a visit with Santa, a winter wonderland, games, and more; all making memories for some very sick kids and their families.
West Town Neighbors Support Sexual Assault Victim As Suspect, Rufas Carson, Appears In Court MondaySome people living in West Town are rallying as many neighbors as possible to go to court today. They want to see Rufus Carson put away.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M., Dec. 16, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Man Accused Of Driving Through Woodfield Mall Expected In Court TodayJavier Garcia, 22, is charged with terrorism.
4-Year-Old Boy Dies In Shooting In Gary, Indiana ApartmentOfficers got to scene and found a 27-year-old woman shot in the arm and a graze wound to the face. Her 4-year-old son was also shot.
Building Fire In Lakeview East Sends Smoke Pouring From WindowsNeighbors were woken up by a fire in Chicago's Lakeview East neighborhood.
CBS 2 SaturdayWeather Watch Forecast (12-14-19)Robb Ellis has the weekend forecast.
Stabbing On North Michigan AvenueTwo people were critically injured after they were stabbed near Wacker Drive and North Michigan Avenue overnight. CBS 2's Vi Nyguen reports.
'Let it Be Us' How You Can Help This Organization Get Foster Kids Into Loving HomesThis weekend you can help Let it Be US. The organization will be collecting groceries, gift certificates along with clothing items at the Barrington Metra station from 12:30 to 1p.m. Saturday afternoon. For more information visit letitbeus.org.
On Stage: ‘The First Deep Breath’ And ‘The Steadfast Tin Soldier’CBS 2 theatre critic Chris Jones reviews "The First Deep Breath" at the Victory Gardens Theater and “The Steadfast Tin Soldier” playing at the Lookingglass Theatre Company.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 A.M., Dec. 13, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest forecast.
Detectives Questioning 2 Men Claiming They Were Approached By Police Impersonators, KidnappedPolice are now questioning two men claiming they were approached by a trio of police impersonators while waiting at a red light in Portage Park.
Getting Hosed: Woman Gets $8,000 Water Bill For Vacant And Unlivable Home Where Water Was Not Being UsedOne woman has a water bill of more than $8,000, even though she hasn’t used a drop. As CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards reported, it’s all because she didn’t understand the city’s complicated rules for turning it off.
Vacant City-Owned Lots Become Frustrating Eyesores For Neighbors; 'It Devalues Your Property'Overgrown weeds, empty beer cans, and frustrated neighbors; the Morning Insiders uncovered a pattern of vacant city-owned properties falling into disarray, leading to more than 100 complaints last year.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M., Dec. 13, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest forecast.
9-Year-Old Living With Congenital Cardiac Condition Gets New BedroomThe holidays came early for nine-year-old Alondra Mena whose wish was granted.
4 People Hurt In Red Light Crash In Back Of The YardsA 23-year-old man, police said is behind a red light crash, could have been drunk driving.
Driver Dead, 2 Other Teens Hospitalized When SUV Flees Police, Plows Into House In FernwoodA teenage driver is dead, and two other teens were injured, after a sport-utility vehicle fleeing police crashed plowed into a house in the Far South Side’s Fernwood neighborhood Thursday night.
2 Men Kidnapped, Bound With Duct Tape, From Irving Park NeighborhoodDetectives are searching for three men Friday morning. Officers said they pulled up to their victims and pulled out a police badge before cuffing and kidnapping them.
Teen Charged In Fatal Drive-By Shooting Of Nurse Identified As Driver, Police Still Searching For ShooterThe 19-year-old man charged in the shooting death of a nurse in Little Village was the driver of the car, and police said they are still looking for the triggerman.
Illinois Has One Of The Highest Numbers Of Guns Recovered From Kids, CBS 2 InvestigatesCBS 2’s Irika Sargent road along with officers in some of the most challenging Chicago communities to see what they are doing to keep guns away from kids.
Meet Process Server Eddie Jackson; A Vital But Overlooked Cog In The Court SystemEvery day, countless people go to small claims court to try to collect a debt, but they can’t until someone like Eddie Jackson finds the person who owes them money.
Feast Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe Draws Worshippers To Des PlainesWorshippers are gathering in Des Plaines this morning.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M. 12-12-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest forecast.