Listen: CBS, President Trump, Illinois discussed on WBBM Morning News
"Against President Trump. The latest on the way from CBS news. A carjacking leads to some scary moments in several arrests in the river, north neighborhood. There's another push to allow sports betting in Illinois, and a nine hundred pound man has his day in court, WBZ sports. This is Rick. Greg Jose Abreu, broke up just invert Landers no hitter with a long home run in the seventh inning. But the song still trail the Astros five one Philly's lead the cubs to one there in the ninth on the markets today. Dow closed up one hundred ninety seven points, NASDAQ up eighty three the SNP up twenty four fifty degrees right now at the lakefront. It's nine thirty one CBS news update. A growing chorus of Democrats is calling for impeachment proceedings against President Trump following former White House counsel, Don mcgann's failure to show up for judiciary committee hearing today. Chairman Jerry Nadler, president took it upon himself. To intimidate a witness who has a legal obligation to be here today. CBS is Rebecca Kaplan? He saw some freshmen members who are members of the leadership sign onto these Paul sprint impeachment inquiry. And I actually thought one of the most telling things was a conversation that our producer Kimberly. Brown had with Elijah Cummings determine the oversight committee off the house floor today where he said that even he feels like the president is forcing Congress's hand and might be leaving them no choice but to take this step. House speaker Nancy Pelosi has called a meeting of all house. Democrats tomorrow to discuss strategy going forward in the situation. CBS news update. I'm Pam Coulter. WBZ news time nine thirty two. This portion of the news is funded by Fisher oven roasted, and never fried snack nuts. A carjacking led to multiple arrests after a Jeep struck parked cars in river north this afternoon, Chicago. Police officer, Jose Harris says without help from witnesses the two men would have gotten away for the citizens who participated in solving this crime two males. Approach to valet driver displayed a weapon and demanded keys to the Jeep, then drove off while driving the Jeep struck parked cars in the four hundred block of north Kingsbury. They were arrested shortly after fleeing on foot and charges are pending Illinois is still not among states that have legalized sports vetting even though it's legal in the US. Now, if there is a sport spending Bill in Illinois online, fantasy sports companies want in on the action. Matt king is CEO of fan duel, he says legalize sports betting is not like legalizing marijuana access to the legal market is even more ubiquitous in sports. Better, too, is you have a lot of natural allies. If you look at the sports teams in the leagues in particular this is a product that enhances their underlying games. We think back coalition will at the end of the day, kind of push everything over the goal line. Legalizing sports gambling, is one of many ways governor Jay Pritzker wants to generate revenue, which he wants to have passed by the end of session may thirty-first a guilty plea. Has been entered in a most unusual court setting a Virginia man who weighs more than nine hundred pounds has pleaded guilty to drug charges during a hearing held in a courthouse loading zone as he lay on a stretcher inside an ambulance 48-year-old Kenneth Hicks was only visible to the judge in a prosecutor who said at a table behind the ambulance. The judge said he wanted to protect the man's dignity. Jim Krasula, CBS news. The global vaccine alliance Gavin is calling on social media companies to take down false information about vaccines. It says kills people Gavin CEO Seth Barkley says doubts about vaccines are flying across social media, like a disease that spreads at the speed of light. WHO says poor vaccination coverage is sparking measles, outbreaks around the world with numbers spiking in places like the US that were previously nearly free of the disease candidates, public health officer says health authorities need to up their game and get people engaged on an emotional level. Alison keys CBS news, there could be some crowded airports. This. With a record number of travelers expected airlines for America expects more than two hundred fifty seven million people to fly on US carriers between June August about a three and a half percent increase over last summer.."