Police: Man Chased Girls Walking Home From School In Austin

Police are searching for a man who chased a group of girls Wednesday evening as they walked home from school in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:18 am

Cops: Online Post Threatening Shooting At Aurora High School ‘Not Credible’

A message posted to social media Thursday night threatening a shooting at an Aurora high school was “not credible,” according to police in the western suburb.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:17 am

Person Injured In St. Charles Apartment Fire

A person was injured in a fire late Thursday at an apartment building in west suburban St. Charles.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:16 am

United Flight Slides Off Runway In Green Bay

United said no injuries were reported, and the airline was making arrangements to transport passengers to the terminal and provide them with hotel rooms while they are booked on other flights.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:12 am

Man Killed In Roseland Shooting

Officials said 25-year-old Lorreese Smith was shot in the chest and back around 2:30 p.m. near 112th and King.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:11 am

Former Wheaton College Student Charged With Stealing Electronics From Dorm Rooms

A former Wheaton College student was arrested Thursday and charged with stealing electronics from dorm rooms at the west suburban Christian college.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:09 am

4 Charged With Panty Raid At Victoria’s Secret Store In Wheaton

A Chicago couple and two juveniles are facing felony charges after allegedly stealing thousands of dollars in merchandise Wednesday from a Victoria’s Secret store in west suburban Wheaton.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:07 am

Dixmoor Mental Health Facility Evacuated Over Bedbug Infestation

Dixmoor Police Chief Ron Burge said staff at The Mothers House was nowhere to be found when officers arrived at the facility at 141st and Leavitt.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 6:48 am

Nurses Caught Laughing At Dying Veteran Charged With Murder

Three people at an elder care facility in Georgia are facing criminal charges, including felony murder, after being caught on a hidden camera neglecting a dying veteran's cries for help.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 6:20 am

Millennials Merging Avocado Obsession With Marriage Proposals

The super food has become a millennial favorite because of its wealth of vitamins and minerals, as well as high level of "good fat," which nutritionists say lowers bad cholesterol.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 6:15 am

Doctors Find Surgical Sponges Left In Woman For At Least 6 Years

According to a Feb. 21 report, the 42-year-old woman went to doctors after experiencing bloating in her lower abdomen for three years.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 6:10 am

FCC Starts Clock On Net Neutrality Repeal, Faces Lawsuits

In a Feb. 22 release, the agency sent out "final notice" that Obama-era rules governing equal distribution of the internet will be repealed in 60 days.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 6:05 am

Some Instant Pot Models Reportedly Overheating, Melting

Instant Pot is telling owners of the kitchen appliance company's Gem 65 8-in-1 Multicooker to stop using several models of the product.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 6:00 am

I Was Bitten By A Dog, Do I Have A Case?

Illinois law clearly defines the responsibilities of dog owners to control and restrain their dogs.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 12:01 am

Denzel Valentine, Bulls Collapse In Final Minute With ‘Young Mistakes’

Valentine's turnover with eight seconds left cost the Bulls in a 116-115 loss to the 76ers.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 11:08 pm

76ers Rally To Edge Bulls, 116-115

Bobby Portis had a career-high 38 points and Zach LaVine added 23 for the Bulls, who were 18-for-34 on 3-pointers.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 10:28 pm

Purdue Tops Illinois, 93-86

Carsen Edwards scored career-high 40 points.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 8:44 pm

Wisconsin Tops Northwestern, 70-64

Ian Happ scored 19 points.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 8:39 pm

Bears Necessities: Ryan Pace On The Clock At Cornerback

With Kyle Fuller and Prince Amukamara both set for the open market, the Bears must act with aggression at cornerback.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 8:03 pm

Teachers Talk About Being Armed

"You're asking us to turn schools into potential combat zones."

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 7:09 pm

Bulls’ Robin Lopez Handles Benching In Stride: ‘Seems Like They Still Like Me’

As the Bulls evaluate youngsters, Lopez and other veterans will sit for an extended time.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 6:59 pm

Palos Heights Hockey Player Wins Olympic Gold

The rink hosted a fundraiser for the Kendall Coyne family to help with travel to Pyeongchang.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 6:44 pm

Opponent Revives Domestic Abuse Allegations Against Lawmaker

Mary Carvlin is also slamming the Illinois House Speaker for not distancing himself long ago from Rep. Bob Rita. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has more.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 6:39 pm

Johnson Returns To Site Of Commander’s Murder

Chicago Police Superintendent Johnson called returning to the Thompson Center difficult. 

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 5:48 pm