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Chicago Weather: Cold Monday Night And TuesdayLake-effect snow is expected for parts of LaPorte County, Indiana Monday night.
COVID-19 In Chicago: City Shuts Down Illegal Party After 300 Unmasked People Packed Basement In Wicker Park"It is incredibly disheartening to see some establishments continue to egregiously and blatantly disregard the guidelines and put our entire community at risk," Business Affairs and Consumer Protection Commissioner Rosa Escareno said.
Beloved Suburban Soccer Coach, Referee Ted Ruzbasan Dies Of COVID-19COVID-19 has claimed the life of a beloved suburban soccer coach and referee.
Why Does Illinois' Unemployment System Keep Failing So Many People? A Quest For Answers ContinuesIllinois’ unemployment system continues to fail the people out of work in Illinois. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker set out to get the answers taxpayers deserve from top managers at the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Neighbors In Lincolnwood Say They Feel Like They're Being Targeted By Auto ThievesThey’re bold, quick, and violent – car thieves using the village of Lincolnwood as their own personal shopping spot.
13-Year-Old Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls In West Englewood Before Owner Steps In And Shoots Both DogsA 13-year-old girl was rushed to the hospital Monday after being mauled by pit bulls in the West Englewood neighborhood.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded On Front Lawn In WoodlawnA man was shot and critically wounded Monday evening on the front lawn of a home in Woodlawn.
Shooting Leaves Man Critically Wounded In BronzevilleA man was shot and critically wounded in Bronzeville Monday night.
Working For Chicago: Help Wanted At O'Hare Shipping CompanyAs holiday deliveries ramp up, so does the need for workers who can handle these packages.

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Why Does Illinois' Unemployment System Keep Failing So Many People? A Quest For Answers ContinuesIllinois’ unemployment system continues to fail the people out of work in Illinois. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker set out to get the answers taxpayers deserve from top managers at the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
COVID Vaccine Ready To Be Delivered From O'Hare, Can Shipping Companies Handle Holiday Packages And Vaccine Deliveries?"There's a real concern here if we get some big snowstorm through the Midwest or Chicago. That is going to back things up."
Getting Hosed: After Vietnam Vet Rodney Andrews Got Hit With $10,700 Water Bill At House Where He'd Never Lived, He Gets A Surprise Of New Appliances To Make It A Home
Woman Says She Paid Thousands To Contractor To Fix Leaky Roof, Only For Him To Demand More And More -- And Then VanishTalk about a double whammy – your roof is messed up, you pay a contractor thousands of dollars, and he does the demolition work, only to disappear like Houdini.
Cook County Judicial Candidate Says Vote Totals Changed After Deadline To Make Him Lose, Claims FraudOne man who ran for judge in Cook County claims thousands of ballots mysteriously materialized after the Nov. 17 deadline to count them, and it cost him the race.
COVID In Illinois: Expert Says Ambitious Federal Timeline For Getting Out Coronavirus Vaccine Is PossibleAn ambitious timeline has been set up to get out a vaccine for the novel coronavirus.
COVID-19 Surging In Chicago Area Nursing Homes Again, And Some Say State Is Not Doing EnoughCOVID-19 cases are again surging in Chicago area nursing homes, and workers in the facilities are in dire need of emergency supplies.
DHL Says 'We're Ready' To Assist In Distribution Of COVID-19 Vaccine When It's Available"Whatever methods we can use to deliver those vaccines to the patients need them as soon as possible, we should look into it."
Towing Without Telling: City Accused Of Towing Vehicles Without Proper Warning, And Now Taxpayers Could Be On The Hook For MillionsThe CBS 2 Investigators were the first to expose how the city towed and destroyed a woman's van with her wheelchair lift inside. The city claimed it was abandoned because it hadn't moved in seven days, and now, the city is accused of failing to warn people properly in these kinds of cases.

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Illegal Party In Wicker Park Busted For COVID-19 ViolationsCity officials shut down an illegal underground party over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, after 300 people packed the basement of a building in Wicker Park without wearing masks. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Beloved Suburban Soccer Coach Dies Of COVID-19COVID-19 has claimed the life of Ted Ruzbasan, a beloved suburban soccer coach and referee.
Why Does Illinois' Unemployment System Keep Failing So Many People? A Quest For Answers ContinuesIllinois’ unemployment system continues to fail the people out of work in Illinois. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker set out to get the answers taxpayers deserve from top managers at the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Lincolnwood Residents Say They Feel Like They're Targets For Auto TheftsThey’re bold, quick, and violent – car thieves using the village of Lincolnwood as their own personal shopping spot. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Girl, 13, Mauled By Pit Bulls In West EnglewoodA 13-year-old girl was rushed to the hospital Monday after being mauled by pit bulls in the West Englewood neighborhood. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
As Unemployment Numbers Rise, Man Says He Has Had No Income For 8 Months And CountingCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov found one man who is stuck with no job and no money – and who is getting no help from the state’s unemployment office. Kevin McKay has had no income for eight months and counting.