Prairie Vodka Toasting With The Top

Sign up for your chance to win a spot in the Prairie Vodka Toasting with The Top Presented by Thuzio on Thursday, June 18th taking place at Play 18 in Chicago. Brought to you by Prairie Organic Vodka, made with respect from seed to glass!

Posted by on 2 June 2015 | 12:00 am

CPS Employee Charged With Sexual Abuse

(STMW) — A 53-year-old CPS employee has been charged with criminal sexual abuse for allegedly touching a teenage boy he offered to drive home, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting. On Feb. 15, the student was […]

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 10:01 pm

Jason Hammel Strikes Out 11 As Cubs Beat Marlins 5-1

With his start pushed back because of a cracked fingernail and a rainout, Jason Hammel (4-2) pitched for the first time in eight days, and he seemed to benefit from the extra rest. He allowed one run, four hits and no walks, lowering his ERA to 2.82.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 9:46 pm

Shooting On Ike Closes Westbound Lanes, No One Injured

(CBS) — Illinois state police were on the scene of a reported shooting in the outbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway Monday evening. The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. on in the westbound lanes of […]

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 9:17 pm

Federal Judge In Hastert Case Previously Donated $1,500 To Former Congressman

The office of U.S. District Judge Thomas M. Durkin said the judge could not comment on any aspect of the case, including whether he might recuse himself.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 9:09 pm

Grocery Customer To Target: There’s A Spider In My Grapes!

A black widow, no less. WBBM Newsradio's Terry Keshner reports.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 8:27 pm

Bulls To Introduce Fred Hoiberg As Their New Coach On Tuesday

A former Bulls guard, Hoiberg comes to Chicago after five years of coaching Iowa State.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 8:19 pm

Medical Students Pay Tribute To Body Donors

(CBS) — Students at Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine gathered on Monday afternoon on Chicago’s near North Side to thank the families and friends of those who donated their bodies for medical study. Medical students read […]

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 7:40 pm

In Wake Of Hastert Case, SNAP Urges Creation Of Hot Line For Abuse Victims

This afternoon, advocates for children who've been sexually abused call the Hastert case a "watershed moment."

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 6:08 pm

Knife-Wielding Robber Hits Another North Side Boutique

uring Monday’s robbery, a man entered The Blue Jeans Bar at 2210 N. Halsted about 2:40 p.m. and demanded money from the cashier, police said.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 5:50 pm

Emma: Blackhawks Must Manage Lightning’s Electric Attack

Chicago and Tampa Bay drop the puck for the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 5:13 pm

After The Bell: Stocks Kick Off June On A Good Note

By Andy Giersher (CBS) — Stocks moved higher on Monday, the first trading day of June, as traders took a positive spin on mixed economic data. “A lot of stuff is out there right over […]

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 5:11 pm

Feds Nab Suspected ‘Black Cap Bandit’

Roderick V. Burton, 48, was taken into federal custody Tuesday, according to a statement from the FBI.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 5:05 pm

Gov. Rauner To Democrats: ‘No More Kicking The Can’

The Republican governor digs says he won't consider new tax revenues until members of the other party pass his "Turnaround" agenda in Springfield. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 5:04 pm

Reports: Fred Hoiberg’s On A Plane To Chicago To Finalize Deal With Bulls

The Bulls only have a few details left to finalize with Hoiberg to become their new coach.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 4:31 pm

Listen: The Worst Hockey Call That 670 The Score Can Remember Ever Taking

It will be hard to ever top this hockey thought from Joe in Naperville.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 4:13 pm

Bears Release 2015 Training Camp Schedule

Chicago's first practice is July 30, with the pads going on come Aug. 1.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 3:39 pm

Chicago Man, Glenview Woman Die After Truck Wheel Crashes Into Their Car In Michigan

The accident occurred around 2 p.m. Saturday on Interstate 94 in Portage, Mich.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 3:22 pm

Darren Pang: Blackhawks Are A Dynasty If They Beat Lightning

Chicago's searching for its third title in the past six seasons.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 3:15 pm

Police: Driver May Have Attempted To Lure Children In Wheaton

Police are investigating after a driver may have tried to lure two children to her vehicle last week west suburban Wheaton.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 2:35 pm

$5K Stolen From Closing North Side Catholic School

A Catholic school in the Logan Square neighborhood is reeling with the news today that $5,000 has been stolen from the school office.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 2:27 pm

Fire Officials: Body Found In Chicago River On Northwest Side

A body was found in the North Branch of the Chicago River on the Northwest Side Monday morning, fire officials said.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 2:26 pm

Quenneville Undecided On Keeping Toews, Kane Together On Blackhawks’ Top Line

"We'll see," Joel Quenneville says.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 1:51 pm

Former Chicago Mayoral Candidate Willie Wilson Announces Presidential Bid

Chicago businessman Willie Wilson has announced this morning he's taking on Hillary Clinton and other Democrats in a bid to be president.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 1:23 pm

Cubs/White Sox Prospect Watch: Kyle Schwarber’s OPS Is 1.087

Here's our weekly look at how the prospects are faring for the Cubs and White Sox.

Posted by on 1 June 2015 | 1:12 pm