Mauer’s Bases-Loaded Walk In 12th Lifts Twins Over White Sox

Chicago's relievers walked three batters and hit another one in the 12th inning.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 11:18 pm

2 Investigators: Resident Calls City About Overgrown Property — For Three Years

The trees and bushes kept on growing. Shirley Hardy then called CBS 2's Pam Zekman.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 10:13 pm

Bullet Strikes North Side School Building During Summer Classes

At least 20 children were on the playground when shots were fired from a car Friday morning in the 4700 block of North Winthrop. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 9:42 pm

Two Officers Relieved Of Police Powers After Fatal Shooting Of Car-Theft Suspect

Paul O’Neal, 18, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he died Thursday night after an encounter with police.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 8:39 pm

Levine: Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo Are In MVP Battle

"They do play off of each other so well," manager Joe Maddon says.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 7:41 pm

Bears’ Mitch Unrein Ready To Watch Wife Shoot For Olympic Gold

Corey Cogdell-Unrein is a trap shooter participating in her third Olympic games.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 6:37 pm

Suspect Charged In Slaying Of Chicago Hoops Standout Jonathan Mills

Travell Taylor, 24, faces first-degree murder charges for the Monday shooting in the 4100 block of West Roosevelt.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 6:26 pm

Rain Delay Can’t Stop Cubs From Routing Mariners, 12-1

Jon Lester recovered from a rut of bad starts, pitching six shutout innings.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 6:16 pm

Westerlund: Dwyane Wade Era In Chicago Is Going To Be A Treat

What’s clear is that the Wade experience is going to make for a good show.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 5:57 pm

Second City, Slate Team Up To Skewer Presidential Candidates

For all their differences Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have something in common: their unpopularity with large numbers of voters. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 5:35 pm

WATCH: Officers Quash Inmate Hostage Incident At Cook County Jail

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office released video and identified the two inmates who took control of a jail housing tier at Cook County Jail.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 4:55 pm

Chicago Official Downplays Threat Of Zika Transmission Here

Still, health officials aren't taking any chances. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 4:55 pm

Dwyane Wade Calls The Bulls ‘Jimmy Butler’s Team’

Wade wouldn't have joined the Bulls if it wasn't for Butler, he said.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 4:14 pm

Woman Left Baby In Hot Vehicle In Northbrook, Police Say

The 40-year-old parent went into a store in the 2700 block of Dundee Road for about 45 minutes Sunday and accidentally left the baby in her closed vehicle, police say.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 3:45 pm

Rauner Signs Legislation Reducing Pot Penalties In Illinois

Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation that makes marijuana possession in small amounts punishable only with fines and no jail time.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 2:55 pm

Drew Peterson Gets 40 Years In Glasgow Murder Plot

Former Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson was sentenced to 40 years in prison Friday for trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who helped to convict him in the murder of his third wife.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 2:46 pm

It’s Official: Obamas Select Jackson Park For Presidential Library

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have officially announced they have chosen historic Jackson Park as the site for the Obama Presidential Center.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 2:01 pm

Bears Will Be Cautious With Kyle Long’s Calf Strain

The Bears will be wise in getting Long back to the practice field.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 1:49 pm

Levine: Cubs, White Sox Should Be Active Until Trade Deadline

The next few days ahead of Monday's trade deadline could prove pivotal for Chicago's baseball teams.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 1:36 pm

Help Sought In Search For Suspects In Murder Of Family Dollar Manager

Chicago police and local activists were asking for help identifying the suspects in a series of robberies at Family Dollar store, including one in which the manager was shot and killed earlier this month.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 12:34 pm

Chicago Toddler’s Death Brings Life To Other Children

Chicago parents donated the organs of their son, Xavier, after the child was fatally struck in a traffic accident.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 12:16 pm

Keidel: Fitzpatrick Keeps Jets Relevant At Reasonable Price

Ryan Fitzpatrick, a quarterback uniquely suited for a 2016 New York Jets team on the rise, can now work his Fitz-magic once again.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 12:14 pm

Abbatacola’s Craft Beer Review: Todd The Axe Man, Citradelic Tangerine, Pineapple Sculpin, Wake Maker

Todd the Axe Man is a hit in Abbatacola's mind.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 11:47 am

6 More Michigan Public Workers Charged In Flint Water Crisis

Six current or former state employees were charged Friday with misconduct and other crimes in the Flint water crisis, bringing to nine the number of public officials facing prosecution over the lead contamination that alarmed parents across the country.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 11:20 am

The Bernstein Brief: Bears’ Stupid Media Policy Provides Opportunity

Want to make a name for yourself? Live tweet Bears practices open to the public.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 11:03 am