Today, on the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, we share the story of a man who overcame countless obstacles to become president of Harold Washington College.
Woman Dead, 3 Injured After House Fire In ClearingA woman is dead and three others are seriously injured after a house fire in the Clearing neighborhood Monday morning.
Mostly Cloudy, Flurries PossibleCBS 2 Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Man Loses $6,500 To Scammers And Chase Bank Wouldn't Cover Him, Until CBS 2 Stepped InAs CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reported Monday, the father of four reached out to us when the bank refused to put the money back. But that all changed after the CBS 2 Morning Insiders got involved.
29-Year-Old Man Shot In EvanstonThis was the second shooting in Evanston overnight.
Car Crashes Into Pond In AuroraThe red car was partially submerged in water in the area of Butterfield Road and North Eola Road.
1 Killed, 4 Injured In Evanston Shooting Near Gas StationOne person is dead and four others are injured following a shooting in Evanston Sunday evening.
CTA Holiday Train Returns This WeekendSanta returns to welcome passengers back on board with the Allstate CTA Holiday Train ride on Friday.
Shop Local At Stores Giving Back In Lincoln Square And RavenswoodShop local and get to know your community the Lincoln Square, Ravenswood community. There are deals at store that support residents this holiday season.
Black Friday Shopping Underway In The Chicago AreaStores have already opened their doors for Black Friday shopping. Here's what you need to know.
Former Mortal Kombat Video Game Actress In Batavia Dusts Off Her Costume For Battle To Raise Awareness For Cerebral PalsyKerri Ann Hoskins Reavis was a fighter on the small screen before she became a fighter for her sons.
Cold Day FridayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Burglars Target The North Face Store, Foot Locker In Wicker ParkAround 2 a.m., police reported a break in and burglary at the North Face store near Damen and North avenues. When officers arrived, alarms were going off and the front doors had been pried open.
Brookfield Zoo's 'Holiday Magic' Light Festival Returns Friday For 40th YearMore than 2 million lights are going up this year the 40th year of light festivities. You can enjoy great holiday photo-ops and of course, don't forget to visit the animals.
Art On TheMART Debuting 'Shaping The Future' Projections FridayIt's called "Shaping The Future" and it features the work of students in Chicago's "After School Matters" program. All of the artwork in the new presentation are actually images of student art already on display throughout the city.
Woman Shot And Killed By Stray Bullet Inside Gresham HomeA woman was killed by a bullet that came through a front window of her Gresham home early Friday morning.
2 Tow Truck Drivers Shot At Crash Scene in Belmont CentralTwo tow truck drivers were shot while on a crash scene in the Belmont Central early Thursday morning.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In Bronzeville Apartment FireA fire leads to a man's death near 49th and Washington in Bronzeville early Thursday morning.
Chicago Weather: Colder Feel As Temps Fall During The DayCBS 2 Meteorologist Laura Bannon with the latest Chicago forecast.
Chicago Thanksgiving Parade Returns After First CancellationThe Chicago Thanksgiving Parade returns Thursday and will feature the traditional, large high-flying balloons, as well as dance acts, marching bands, floats, and even some special guests. The parade will stretch from Wells Drive to Randolph.
Momentum Coffee Owners Working To Create Opportunities For Other Black Business OwnersPromoting Black-owned businesses on Black Friday; the economic impact has a ripple effect throughout the community.
Turkey Giveaway Kicks Off At 8 a.m. In River WestCasino company Bally's, Black Men United, and the Chicago Urban League are hosting turkey giveaways. Their last giveaway is at 8 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Tribune Publishing Center on Chicago Avenue and Halsted Street.
Warmer Day WednesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon as the forecast.
Thanksgiving Travel: Here's What You Need To Know Before Heading OutCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe has the travel tips you need to know before heading out.
Armed Teenagers Targeting Car Owners In Mount Greenwood And Morgan ParkPolice said victims parked their cars in a driveway, when multiple armed teenagers demanded their vehicles and personal belongings.