Governor Pritzker's Budget AddressThe Illinois governor said more money will go towards DCFS.
Undelivered Mail Found On Garbage CansCBS 2's Steven Graves reports residents on Chicago's southwest side are upset that their mail has not been delivered. The reason? It was found with trash.
Could Blagojevich Commutation Threaten Other Corruption Probes?A legal expert does not think President Donald Trump's commutation of former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's sentence is likely to weaken the outcomes of ongoing corruption investigations, but there still could be repercussions. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Following Release, Blagojevich Praises TrumpFormer Gov. Rod Blagojevich calls himself a 'Trumpocrat' after President Donald Trump commuted his sentence and had him released from prison. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Crash Leaves Car Sliced In Half In AuroraThe crash followed a police chase with innocent drivers caught in the middle. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Break Out The Blankets, It's Going To Be Cold TonightCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis says expect temps to drop Thursday, but bounce back up by the weekend.
DCFS Can't Guarantee Shackling Of Kids Will StopAt a hearing in Springfield, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services said it cannot guarantee another child will not be shackled. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
The Cost Taxpayers Doled Out To Prosecute And Imprison BlagojevichCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey breaks down the numbers of what it cost to take care of disgraced ex-Governor Rod Blagojevich. From his trial to his time behind bars.
Rod Blagojevich Expresses No ContritionFormer Gov. Rod Blagojevich called himself a 'freed political prisoner' as he spoke on his Ravenswood Manor porch the day after President Donald Trump commuted his sentence. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
A Cold Night In Store For Chicago AreaCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has an afternoon weather update for Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020.
Team LeBron All Star Win Means Big Windfall For Chicago ScholarsCBS 2's Marissa Parra has more on the life-changing moment when the non-profit that helps at-risk youth found out about the donation.
Colder Temps Coming, But Not For Too LongCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a RealTime Weather update for Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020.
Children Assigned African Animals Project For Black History MonthParents at the Sutherland Elementary School in Beverly were furious and called the assignment flagrantly disrespectful. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Some State Lawmakers Disappointed In Blagojevich ReleaseState lawmakers from both sides of the aisle said Tuesday that they were disappointed in President Donald Trump's decision to commute the sentence of former Gov. Rod Blagojevich. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports from Springfield.
Blagojevich Jury Foreman Says He Should Have Served Whole SentenceFormer Gov. Rod Blagojevich was released from prison Tuesday after President Donald Trump commuted his sentence, but trial jury foreman James Matsumoto did not agree that it was an act of justice. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Blagojevich Returning Home For First Time In 8 YearsCBS 2's Charlie De Mar looks back at the case that sent former Gov. Rod Blagojevich to prison, and why President Donald Trump decided to commute his sentence.
Rod Blagojevich Speaks For First Time Since Being FreedThe former governor expressed gratitude to President Trump for commuting his sentence and vowed to fight the 'corrupt criminal justice system.' CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports from Denver International Airport.
Rod Blagojevich Speaks After His Release From PrisonCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov caught up with the former governor at Denver International Airport.
An Arctic Air Mass Is Moving InCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has an evening weather update for Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020.
Blagojevich's Federal Rules On Leaving PrisonAuthor Alan Ellis wrote the "Federal Prison Guidebook" that details what prisoners like disgraced former Governor Rod Blagojevich can do if they're on their way out. If the commutation is immediate, he cannot stay another night in custody.
Cubs And Sox Start Cactus League Play This WeekendCBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports the Cubs' Kris Bryant says he's in a good place despite rumblings of trade talks. On the Sox side, Danny Mendick is trying to force his way onto the roster.
Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Commuted: The Scene In ColoradoRick Sallinger of KCNC-TV in Denver is live outside the FCI Englewood prison in Colorado, from which the former Illinois governor is set to be released.
Sox Planning On More Homers For The Upcoming SeasonCBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports the Sox have seven guys who hit 18 or more homers last year.
Man Accused Of Abusing Child In Restaurant BathroomPolice said the sexual abuse happened in an unspecified restaurant on Clark Street near Ontario Street.