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Pickup Crashes Through Wall Of Beauty Salon In Gary, IndianaA pickup truck made a mess of a beauty salon in Gary, Indiana, Friday night. The driver lost control and slammed through a brick wall at the Glamorous Paradise Salon.
2 CPD Officers, 2 Civilians Hurt In Crash In LawndaleTwo police officers and two civilians were hurt in a crash in Chicago's Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday morning.
Demetrius Williams, Charged With Attempted Murder Of A Chicago Officer, To Appear In CourtA man charged with attempted murder of a police officer in East Chatham will be in court for the first tie Saturday.
Ed's Driveway: Dodge Durango SRTThe Durango offers crisp handling for a large vehicle, a tight suspension that will knock your fillings loose when in track mode, and a nice infotainment system.
Kanye West Short 1,300 Signatures To Get On Illinois BallotKanye West is short the required number of valid signatures in order to get on the Illinois ballot, according to an attorney representing an objector challenging West's petition.
Hope Community Church Offers $100 For Gun Turn-InHope Community Church in Chicago's South Austin neighborhood will give out a $100 Visa gift card in exchange for a gun.
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Could Be At Risk For Massive Store ClosuresThe Mag Mile businesses aren't unique, but Ald. Brian Hopkins (2nd) said it is the recent violence and spike in burglaries that is causing real concern now.
One Dead, Two Injured In Englewood ShootingAround 4 a.m. three men got into an argument, and then the shooting happened at 64th and Throop, according to Chicago police.
'The Show Will Go On' YouTube Live Concert To Benefit Chicago TheatersSunday night at 6 p.m. 60 of Chicago's brightest young professional actors will perform on YouTube Live in "The Show Will Go On," a benefit concert to support Chicago theaters.
Chicago Weather: Hot And Humid Weekend AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 5 a.m. forecast for Saturday, August 8, 2020.
Chicago Protesters Call On City To Cut Ties With PoliceAnother mass protest hit downtown Chicago streets Saturday night, and organizers reassured those gathering would be peaceful.
Chicago Weather: Cloudy Day Before Scattered Storms Move InCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has the 7 a.m. forecast for Sunday, August 2, 2020.
Ed's Driveway: Cadillac XT6CBS 2 Ed Curran takes a test drive.
CPD's July Crime Statistics Reveal Significant Increase In Gun ViolencePolice have recovered more than 5,600 guns this year, which is up 5% from 2109.
9 Year-Old-Child Shot Dead In Near North Side Neighborhood Chicago Police confirm a nine-year-old child shot in the Near North Side neighborhood has died.
Graffiti Found In Grant Park; 'Defund CPD,' 'Black Lives Matter' Messages Removed From PropertyGraffiti was found around Grant Park and removed from the property.
Hot, Humid Weekend AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has the forecast.
Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Much Of Chicago AreaA severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for much of the Chicago area.
100-Year-Old Church Collapses In Hammond, IndianaThe collapse happened just before 5 p.m., and police had to shut down the streets around it for safety.
Man Killed, Woman Shot In The LoopOne person was killed and another was injured in a shooting in the Loop early Sunday morning.
Chicago Weather: Storm Chance Then Sun And BreezeCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 7 a.m. forecast for Sunday, July 19, 2020.
Repairs On Historic Long Grove Covered Bridge Nearing CompletionWork to repair an iconic northwest suburban bridge is close to being finished. Long Grove's covered bridge was impassable.
Ed's Driveway: Ford BroncoFord took the wraps off the 2021 Ford Bronco earlier this week. It's the hotly anticipated return of a model that hasn't been around in more than 20 years.
One Man Dead, Two Others Hurt In Chatham Drive-Up ShootingOne man is dead and two others are hurt after what appears to have been a drive-up shooting in Chicago's Chatham neighborhood.