| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Illinois primary election day dawned Tuesday with voters getting to shape the Republican and Democratic fall tickets for contests ranging from governor and U.S. Senate down to the state legislature and county board.
Polls opened across the state at 6 a....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:40 AM
DuPage County health officials say they have linked two cases of Legionnaires' disease to a hot tub at an LA Fitness club in Naperville.
The men came down with the respiratory disease toward the end of October, according to Jason Gerwig, a spokesman...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:55 PM
CBS 2 Chicago investigative reporter Dave Savini will legally challenge the suspension of his driving privileges following his weekend arrest for driving under the influence, according to court documents filed this week.
Savini’s attorney, Terry...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:38 PM
WASHINGTON -- Fifteen of the 18 House members from Illinois voted today in favor of the federal budget deal, which passed 332-94.
One Illinois Democrat voted no and two others skipped the vote.
The two who did not vote were Reps. Bobby Rush and...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Ask any of the four Republican governor candidates why they're running, and they'll quickly tick off a list of Illinois' perceived ills under Gov. Pat Quinn and the state's Democratic legislative leadership.
Dig a bit deeper and they'll each cite the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:44 PM
SPRINGFIELD — A veteran of the bench who grew up in Kendall County will take over next month as the new chief justice of the Illinois Supreme Court.
Justice Rita B. Garman, 69, will be the second woman to serve in that role on the state’s...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:02 PM
A DuPage County grand jury indicted former Bears quarterback Bob Avellini on felony drunken driving charges this week after his sixth DUI-related arrest since 2002.
Avellini, 60, who played for the Bears from 1975 to 1984, was stopped by Roselle...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The innocence crowd and the guilt crowd argue over David Protess's old cases by the Reader's Michael Miner puts some perspective on the effort to unravel exceedingly old murder cases in order to try to seize new advantage in the......
| Nov 16, 2012
| 9:59 PM
A woman who was walking away from a crash on I-55 was struck by a vehicle and thrown into oncoming traffic this evening in DuPage County, according to Illinois State police officials.
The incident happened about 5:26 p.m. on the I-55 southbound lanes...
| Apr 8, 2013
On March 8, Joel Campuzano volunteered as a ringside judge at the annual Golden Gloves amateur boxing event in Cicero. Steady and silent, his head moved back and forth as he observed the fighters. When the final bell rang, he marked up a score card,...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Orestes De La Paz's exhibit at the Frost Art Museum in Miami in May recalled Chuck Palahniuk's novel and film Fight Club, in which lead character Tyler Durden's principal income source was making upscale soap using discarded liposuctioned fat fetched from...