National Garden Bureau

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Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:02 am

Northwestern Holds Off Miami (Ohio) 55-46

Alex Olah and Vic Law scored 13 points apiece as Northwestern held off Miami (Ohio) 55-46 on Tuesday, advancing to face Northern Iowa in the Cancun Challenge championship game Wednesday.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 11:56 pm

Nuggets Beat Bulls 114-109

Ty Lawson scored 20 points, including a key jumper in the waning seconds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls 114-109 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight win.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 10:50 pm

Fr. Pfleger, Rev, Jackson Hold Prayer Service On Ferguson Teen’s Death

Rev Jesse Jackson joined Father Michael Pfleger at St. Sabina Tuesday night in a special service that centered on the killing of Michael Brown.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 10:21 pm

2 Investigators: Stray Electricity Poses Hidden Danger

In this Original Report, CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini explains the danger you will not know about, until it is too late.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 10:17 pm

2 Investigators: Smartphone App Makes Copy Of Keys

There's a new app that could make it easier for someone to break into your house. The only thing a crook needs is a camera phone and a credit card.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 10:16 pm

Rauner Asking State Agencies To Come Up With Plans For Budget Cuts

Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner is asking for a 20 percent budget cut from lame-duck Governor Pat Quinn.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 10:12 pm

Derrick Rose Leaves Game With Hamstring Tightness

Rose logged just 9:52 of playing time Tuesday night.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 9:51 pm

Oakland Holds Off Chicago State 70-57

Corey Petros scored 19 points on 8-of-11 shooting Tuesday night to help lift Oakland to its first win of the season with a 70-57 victory over Chicago State in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 9:30 pm

Loyola Defeats Texas-San Antonio 71-57

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Milton Doyle scored 27 points including five 3-pointers and blocked three shots as Loyola clobbered Texas-San Antonio 71-57 on Tuesday night, breaking a 20-game road losing streak that dates back to […]

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 9:29 pm

Season’s First Cold-Related Deaths In Cook County Reported

A northwest suburban man and a North Lawndale woman who died this week are the first reported cold-related deaths of the season in Cook County.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 8:06 pm

Christmas Tree Lights Up Daley Plaza

Hundreds of people packed Daley Plaza for the 101st Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Tuesday.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 7:53 pm

CBS Chicago Cares Red Cross Telethon Raises Nearly $800,000

The CBS Chicago Cares Telethon for the American Red cross raised nearly $800,000 Tuesday.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 7:32 pm

Thanksgiving Travelers Get Out Of Town Ahead Of East Coast Storm

Several major airlines say you might want to skip flying tomorrow, if you're heading east. In fact, they'll let you change plans without penalty.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 6:42 pm

Hecklers Interrupt Obama Immigration Speech

President Barack Obama came to Chicago to talk about his executive order on immigration, but the events in Ferguson just prompted an impassioned response at the Copernicus Center on the Northwest Side.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 6:26 pm

What’s Next For Ferguson?

When the protesters head home, and calm settles replaces chaos, will we see any changes in Ferguson? That's a question some are asking. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talks to those offering answers.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 6:07 pm

Legal Expert: Based On Testimony, Ferguson Grand Jury Made Right Call

Many law experts have a different take on the grand jury's decision. CBS 2's Jim Williams talked to our legal analyst Irv Miller, who says based on the testimony that was presented, the grand jury made the right call.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 5:07 pm

Ventura: Abreu Still Our First Baseman

The signing of first baseman Adam LaRoche to a two-year $25 million deal may seem convoluted, but not to the baseball brass of the White Sox.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 4:33 pm

Levine: Cubs Still In Hunt For Jon Lester

The bidding for Lester could easily reach $25 million-per.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 3:53 pm

Elderly Couple Suing Airline After Plane Crashed Into Their SW Side Home

An elderly couple who were asleep in their Southwest Side home last week when a small plane crashed into their bedroom are suing the airline that managed the plane.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 3:00 pm

Adam LaRoche Agrees To Two-Year Contract With White Sox

LaRoche had 26 homers and 92 RBIs last season.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 2:49 pm

Suburban Car Dealer Offering Free Cars To Black Friday Buyers If It Snows On Christmas

Black Friday usually means lots of deals on toys, clothes and electronics, but one suburban car dealer is enticing shoppers with the potential to get a free car.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 2:34 pm

Bears Notes: Lions’ Pass Rush Has Bears’ Full Attention

The Lions defense is tops in the league in points allowed and rushing yards.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 2:17 pm

Judge Orders City To Leave Proposed Lucas Museum Site Unaltered

A federal judge on Tuesday ordered the city not to physically alter the proposed site of The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art until further order of the court during the opening legal battle between the city and opponents of the museum.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 2:07 pm

Flu Cases In Suburban Cook County On The Rise

In the past week, the Cook County Department of Public Health has seen a 32 percent increase in emergency room visits in suburban Cook County for cases of the flu, or flu-like symptoms, when compared to the week before.

Posted by on 25 November 2014 | 1:55 pm