The former girlfriend of a Chicago police officer has been charged with trying to hire someone to kidnap and kill a 62-year-old woman. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports.
CBS 2 PM News UpdateCBS 2’s Jim Williams had the headline
Cleanup Ahead After Lakefront Flooding From Winter StormSaturday's winter storm caused major flooding for people who live along the lakefront on the North Side. Some people in Rogers Park are waiting for the water to recede on Sunday so they can continue the cleanup. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports.
Author Alyssa Rapp's Life Hacks For The New DecadeThere is no better time to make changes in your personal life and work toward new goals than a new year in a new decade. But it's hard to implement changes while keeping up with those never-ending everyday responsibilities.Alyssa Rapp, author of "Leadership and Life Hacks" has some advice for the new year. You can buy her book here: https://amzn.to/2tRJYRo
Ed's Driveway: Kia Niro EVThe Chicago Auto Show is about a month away, and you can be sure you're going to see more cars than ever that don't use a drop of gas. The Kia Niro EV is one of the electric cars is one of them.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards With The HeadlinesCBS 2 PM News Update
Could You Have Recalled Products And Not Know It?CBS News' Nichelle Medina has more on a warning from the government about the hidden dangers in your home.
CBS 2 Weather Forecast (10 P.M. 1-5-20)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your forecast.
A Fond Farewell To 'Hamilton'Sunday marked the final curtain call for the wildly successful Chicago production of 'Hamilton.' CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Good Samaritans Come To Rescue In Mount Prospect CrashIt happened at a strip mall near Elmhurst and Golf roads.
Chicago Architecture Biennial Wraps UpSunday was the last day to check out the Chicago Architecture Biennial.
CBS 2 Weather Forecast (5:30 P.M. 1-5-20)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your forecast.
Fallout Continues After Strike On Iranian Military LeaderPresident Donald Trump has warned Iran that any retaliation for the killing of its top general will be met with a military response. CBS News' Nikole Killion reports.
Uber Takes Over Space In Old Post OfficeUber is the largest tenant to take over space in the building.
Final Curtain Call For 'Hamilton' In Chicago'Hamilton' fans likely pumped $100 million a year into the local economy. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports, with some observations from CBS 2 Theatre Critic Chris Jones.
Death Of 9-Month-Old Boy Ruled HomicideAuthorities say the boy found in Chicago Lawn suffered blunt trauma.
Man Killed, Woman Injured In Maywood FireThe family of Cedric Brown is devastated after a fire killed him and wounded his girlfriend in Maywood. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (7AM, Jan. 5, 2020)CBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the latest 7-day forecast.
Police Fatally Shoot Man Armed With KnifeOne officer fired a Taser at the suspect, but when police say that didn't stop the suspect, another officer shot him. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Replay Lincoln Park Hosts Harry Potter-Themed Pop-UpCalling all wizards, witches, and muggles. You have one more week to hop on the Hogwarts Express and head to the Harry Potter popup bar at Replay Lincoln Park.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (7AM, Dec. 29, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
Some Winter Cocktail IdeasIf you’re looking for a fun cocktail to make for New Year’s, we’ve got help. Vinny Starble, the bartender at Chicago’s Bad Hunter, joins Suzanne Le Mignot with some winter cocktail ideas.
Eds' Driveway: Ed's Favorite Vehicles Of 2019Ed Curran will be back next week, but he couldn't let 2019 come to a close without taking a look back at some of the favorite vehicles he featured on our Ed's Driveway segment.
CBS 2 Weather Forecast (8 A.M. 12-28-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your forecast.
Woman Found Dead In East Chatham ApartmentPolice say charges are pending after the woman was found shot to death in an apartment on South Maryland Avenue.