Fired police Supt. Eddie Johnson says he made a poor decision, but his integrity is still intact. Meanwhile, interm Supt. Charlie Beck says he's still making a smooth transition. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
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Police Calling 13-Year-Old Boy 'Person Of Interest' In Fatal Drive-By Shooting Of NursePolice are calling a 13-year-old boy a "person of interest" in the murder of Frank Aguilar, a nurse who was fatally shot in in a drive-by shooting in Little Village. Katie Johnston reports.
'Let it Be Us' How You Can Help This Organization Get Foster Kids Into Loving HomesThis weekend you can help Let it Be US. The organization will be collecting groceries, gift certificates along with clothing items at the Barrington Metra station from 12:30 to 1p.m. Saturday afternoon. For more information visit letitbeus.org.
On Stage: ‘The First Deep Breath’ And ‘The Steadfast Tin Soldier’CBS 2 theatre critic Chris Jones reviews "The First Deep Breath" at the Victory Gardens Theater and “The Steadfast Tin Soldier” playing at the Lookingglass Theatre Company.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 A.M., Dec. 13, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest forecast.
Detectives Questioning 2 Men Claiming They Were Approached By Police Impersonators, KidnappedPolice are now questioning two men claiming they were approached by a trio of police impersonators while waiting at a red light in Portage Park.
Bears-Packers Preview: Can Chicago Win Their Way Into The NFL Playoffs?The Bears have to win three tough games for a chance to make the playoffs, and that starts in Green Bay against Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. SportsLine NFL analyst Kenny White breaks down this NFC North rivalry matchup in Week 15.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: ElmerElmer is a dashing 5-year-old Bichon Mix who has captured the hearts of everyone at PAWS Chicago.
Getting Hosed: Woman Gets $8,000 Water Bill For Vacant And Unlivable Home Where Water Was Not Being UsedOne woman has a water bill of more than $8,000, even though she hasn’t used a drop. As CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards reported, it’s all because she didn’t understand the city’s complicated rules for turning it off.
Vacant City-Owned Lots Become Frustrating Eyesores For Neighbors; 'It Devalues Your Property'Overgrown weeds, empty beer cans, and frustrated neighbors; the Morning Insiders uncovered a pattern of vacant city-owned properties falling into disarray, leading to more than 100 complaints last year.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M., Dec. 13, 2019)CBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest forecast.
9-Year-Old Living With Congenital Cardiac Condition Gets New BedroomThe holidays came early for nine-year-old Alondra Mena whose wish was granted.
4 People Hurt In Red Light Crash In Back Of The YardsA 23-year-old man, police said is behind a red light crash, could have been drunk driving.
Driver Dead, 2 Other Teens Hospitalized When SUV Flees Police, Plows Into House In FernwoodA teenage driver is dead, and two other teens were injured, after a sport-utility vehicle fleeing police crashed plowed into a house in the Far South Side’s Fernwood neighborhood Thursday night.
2 Men Kidnapped, Bound With Duct Tape, From Irving Park NeighborhoodDetectives are searching for three men Friday morning. Officers said they pulled up to their victims and pulled out a police badge before cuffing and kidnapping them.
$1,600 Worth Of Gifts Stolen From SchoolThe gifts were intended for the St. Viator Elementary School Santa's Workshop event, and the community has stepped in to help. CBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 P.M., Dec. 12, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your forecast.
Kids And Guns: A Crisis In ChicagoMany kids have easy access to guns on the West Side, and CBS 2’s Irika Sargent want to hear the young people’s stories, from them. What she heard even stunned police.
Treasurer Accused Of Embezzling SchoolParents say the Northwest Suburban Montessori School is in jeopardy after its board treasurer embezzled a six-figure sum. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
SUV Slams Into Fernwood Home, Killing OneThe driver of the stolen SUV was fleeing police and was killed when the vehicle slammed into the house on Wentworth Avenue. Two teens in the vehicle were also injured. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Adds To Bears-Packers RivalryTeammates have been poking fun at Ha Ha Clinton-Dix as he faces the Packers, the team that traded him away, in Green Bay. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.
Big Whoopsie In Joliet Township Gov't Job AdThe ad is in search of a deputy town clerk, and says the job candidate must have voted in a Democratic primary election.
Illinois Attorney General Sues JUULAttorney General Kwame Raoul accuses the e-cigarette maker of targeting children.
New Lawsuits Against SterigenicsMore than two dozen cases were filed just this week against the medical sterilization plant.
A Look At Oak Lawn Village Manager's Exit DealOak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen got a $100,000 exit deal after he stepped down following charges in a hit-and-run. CBS 2 Political Editor Dana Kozlov reports.