Sen. Kirk Works With Students To Develop Anti-Bullying Game App

A game app for Android smart phones has been created by kids, for kids, to combat bullying. And it's coming to a school near you.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 1:56 pm

$8,000 Stolen From New Beginnings Church In Break-In

Chicago police say they are investigating a break-in at a church on the city's South Side in which $8,000 was stolen from a charity box.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 1:18 pm

Man Wounded By Police In Maywood

Maywood police shot a male early Saturday morning after he reached for a gun in his waistband, police said.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 11:47 am

Agent: Joe Maddon Prepared Not To Manage In 2015

The agent for former Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon joined Bruce Levine and Wayne Randazzo on "Inside the Clubhouse" Saturday morning and says Maddon is prepared to sit out the 2015 season.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 11:34 am

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 3

The Kansas City Royals eked out a win over the San Francisco Giants in Game 3 of the World Series. Here are 5 things you missed.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:48 am

Gary Police Investigating Fatal Shooting Of 13-Year-Old Boy

Police in Gary, Ind. say they have two suspects in custody in connection with a 13-year-old shot and killed. Now they're trying to figure out why it happened.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:44 am

Two Killed, Nine Wounded In South, West Overnight Shootings

Two people were killed and at least nine others were shot on the South and West sides between Friday night and early Saturday.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:06 am

Police: One Dead, One Wounded In Austin Neighborhood Shooting

Two people are in custody in connection to a shooting that left a man dead and wounded another in the West Side Austin neighborhood, police said.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:03 am

Man Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting

A man was killed in a Back of the yards neighborhood shooting late Friday.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:02 am

Male Shot On Dan Ryan Expressway Friday Night

A male was shot while driving on the Dan Ryan Expressway Friday night, according to police.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:01 am

5 Must Watch College Football Games This Weekend

The first college football playoff rankings come out Tuesday so the Top 25 teams around the country are definitely looking to defend their ranking or move up by notching a big win. With that being said, let's take a look at the five most important and must watch college football games this weekend.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 9:41 am

Man Charged With Stealing Semi-Truck In Oct. 7 Hit-And-Run That Injured Bicyclist

Jason Popko was driving the stolen semi-truck in the 3600 block of South Ashland when it hit a 47-year-old man riding a bicycle, police said.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 10:54 pm

Royals Take 2-1 World Series Lead Against Giants

In a 3-2 win, the Kansas City bullpen shut San Francisco down again.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 10:49 pm

Wolves Fall Late In OT To Admirals

The game-winning goal came during the Wolves’ first encounter with the American Hockey League’s new overtime wrinkle, which calls for 3-on-3 action after the first stoppage with four minutes or less to play.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 10:46 pm

Freight Rail Cutting Off Emergency Vehicles In Part Of Gary, Ind.

Nearly six months ago, crews tore out and began rebuilding the overpass drivers used to get around four sets of tracks that cross Lake Street. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 10:40 pm

Bucktown Residents: Electronic Billboard Is Gaudy, Annoying

A company that contracted with the city to put up digital advertising has inspired the wrath of some Northwest Side residents. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 10:23 pm

Bulls Drop Final Preseason Game To Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves erased a 13-point deficit midway through the fourth quarter.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 10:00 pm

Chicago Man Arrested After Abducted Baby Is Found Safe Downstate

Three people took 8-month-old Samiyah Nichols from Memphis about 4:15 a.m. Friday, according to Illinois State Police.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 7:52 pm

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Patriots

Chicago faces New England on the road Sunday at noon.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 7:14 pm

Rauner, Quinn Courting Women Voters

They can't be taken for granted. They’re notoriously independent voters. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 6:56 pm

Negotiators In Waukegan Teachers Strike Won’t Resume Talking Until Monday

Negotiators will take the weekend off in the strike by teachers in Waukegan District 60, and Monday classes have been cancelled.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 6:24 pm

Someone You Should Know: Pierce-Arrow Collector Bill Morris

The west suburban resident tools around in a 12-cylinder Pierce-Arrow convertible. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 6:17 pm

Levine: Maddon’s Sudden Availability Could Trump Renteria’s Solid Job For Cubs

Joe Maddon is a free agent after deciding to leave the Rays.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 5:21 pm

Durkin: Marshall Using Frustration As ‘Fuel’

"You’ve got to take that frustration and use it as fuel," Brandon Marshall says.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 3:31 pm

‘We’re Not In South Africa,’ Judge Says When Attorney Cites Pistorius Case And Asks For Leniency

The attorney for a man who tried to have six people burned alive begged a federal judge for leniency Friday, saying South African athlete Oscar Pistorius got only five years in prison for killing his girlfriend.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 3:24 pm