CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports there may not be a major GM assembly plant in the immediate area, but the effect of the auto workers nearly month long strike against the company is starting to inconvenience many Chicagoans.
Boy, 11, Severely Burned In Back Of The Yards FireThe boy might have been sitting on a mattress when it caught fire, and the burns left him in critical condition. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Parents Ask Why Alleged School Assailant Is Not In CustodyThe parents of a 12-year-old girl say she was sexually assaulted by a custodian at Haven Middle School in Evanston, and they are demanding answers as to why the alleged assailant remains at large. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Cab Driver Seen Watching Videos While Driving Faces ChargesJeanette Wright's passenger said the cab driver watched Netflix while driving and then swung at her upon catching her recording. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Whooping Cough OUtbreak At North Suburban SchoolA total of 35 students at Stevenson High School have been diagnosed with pertussis since September.
1 Dead In Bensenville FireWhat started the fire remained unknown late Tuesday.
Mayor Lightfoot Tells State Lawmakers Chicago Needs CasinoThere were no clear wins for the mayor in Springfield on Tuesday, but she said one has to play the long game. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports from Springfield.
Wrigleyville Woman Found Mail Thrown In TrashMaggie Czerwein says a mail carrier was spotted tossing a box of mail in the dumpster. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Same Sidewalk Covered With Ice One Year LaterCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports a building in the Loop criticized for not clearing its icy sidewalks is at it again. The sidewalks are covered with ice, making treacherous travel for pedestrians.
Northwestern Newspaper For Apologetic Editorial, Angering JournalistsCBS 2's Jim Williams reports a week after former Attorney General Jeff Sessions appeared on campus, accompanied by protesters, Northwestern University's student newspaper published an apology for its coverage. Journalists say they shouldn't apologize for doing their job.
One Year Later: Slippery Loop Sidewalk Still Causing Problems DowntownAfter CBS 2's VInce Gerasole reported in 2018, a company in Chicago's Loop failed to clear the sidewalk in front of its building of ice. A year later, the same company is ignoring the problem as pedestrians proceed with caution on frozen sidewalks.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5PM 11-12-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the extended forecast.
High Waves Threaten Homes In Rogers ParkThe waves have been crashing to the roofs of some lakefront homes in Rogers Park, and some are wondering whether it's even safe to live there anymore. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Man Charged In Crystal Lake StabbingA 23-year-old man has been charged with stabbing another man in the chest in northwest suburban Crystal Lake on Tuesday morning. Katie Johnston reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 P.M. 11-11-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has an extremely cold forecast.
Pilsen Hit-And-Run Driver Comes Back, Escalates SituationThe driver who hit Christopher Reyes' SUV took off, but then came back after leaving his license plate behind and nearly attacked Reyes' father, the vicitm said. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
3 Evanston Schools Targeted With Racist MailEvanston police say they're investigating the mail, which has been called racist, hateful, and offensive.
DCFS Attorneys Won't Defend Staffers In AJ Freund CaseCaseworker Carlos Acosta and his supervisor, Andrew Polovin will have to hire their own attorneys or represent themselves in a civil case stemming from the 5-year-old boy's death.
Artist Dead, 3 Others Hurt In StabbingThe stabbing followed a minor car accident in Portage Park, and artist Reinaldo Sanchez was being mourned Monday night. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Cold, High Lake Levels Bad News For Lake Shore DriveAld. Brian Hopkins warned about the threats posed by high lake levels in the summer. Now, Hopkins says we should expect a rough winter on Lake Shore Drive. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
North Avenue Beach In Bitter November Cold: Part 2More from an icy, blustery day on Lake Michigan at North Avenue Beach. Video courtesy of Tara Molina.
North Avenue Beach In Bitter November ColdAn icy, blustery day on Lake Michigan at North Avenue Beach. Video courtesy of Tara Molina.
RAW VIDEO: Portage Park StabbingFour people were stabbed, and one was killed, after a car accident started at fight in Portage Park. Here is video from the scene that was obtained by CBS 2's Charlie De Mar.
Problems Worsen For Woman Renting House From Dolton TrusteeJacaline Smith told us in August that the house she was renting from Dolton village trustee Tiffany Henyard had problems with mold and leaks. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports, the house is now uninhabhitable.
Giant Waves Flood Parts Of South Shore DriveCBS 2's Steven Graves reports on the wet and windy conditions covering parts of South Shore Drive where drivers had to avoid heavy flooding.