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Community Gathers To Remember Charity Founder Betty Price, Known As 'Mother Of Englewood'Betty Price was known as the Mother of Englewood – the heart and soul of a community with more than its share of challenges.
Viewer Contacts CBS 2 About Dangerous Leaning Power Pole On Far South Side; CDOT Has Now Taken ActionA dangerous leaning power pole on the city’s Far South Side prompted quick action from the Chicago Department of Transportation.
Student Athletes And Parents Plan Lawsuit To Resume School SportsParents and students in Illinois plan to put more pressure on state leaders and education officials to reopen schools and start fall sports, even going so far as to file a class action lawsuit to get back on the field. 
Car Smashes Into Nakamol Jewelry Store After Barreling Down Michigan AvenueA car crashed into the Nakamol jewelry store on Michigan Avenue downtown Sunday afternoon.
Gov. Pritzker Honors National Guard, Gold Star FamiliesIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Sunday honored National Guard and Illinois Gold Star families at a ceremony in Marseilles.
Mother Charged After 5-Year-Old Is Stabbed To Death In East Garfield ParkA woman has been charged with first-degree murder connection with the stabbing death of her 5-year-old daughter on Chicago's West Side.
Woman Found Stabbed To Death In North Branch Of The Chicago RiverChicago police are looking into the gruesome discovery of a woman's body in the north branch of the Chicago River. 
President Trump Paid Just $750 In Federal Income Taxes While In office, New York Times Reports; Mr. Trump Calls It 'Fake News'President Trump took to the podium Sunday hours after a bombshell New York Times report alleged he only paid $750 in federal income taxes in 2017, the year he took office. Mr. Trump insisted the report was "fake news" and "made up," but again claimed he cannot release his tax returns because he is under audit, although an audit does not stop him from releasing them publicly.
At Least 42 People Shot, 7 Killed In Gun Violence In Chicago So Far This WeekendAt least 42 people had been shot in Chicago this weekend as of early Sunday evening, and seven of them were killed.

Politics

President Trump Paid Just $750 In Federal Income Taxes While In office, New York Times Reports; Mr. Trump Calls It 'Fake News'President Trump took to the podium Sunday hours after a bombshell New York Times report alleged he only paid $750 in federal income taxes in 2017, the year he took office. Mr. Trump insisted the report was "fake news" and "made up," but again claimed he cannot release his tax returns because he is under audit, although an audit does not stop him from releasing them publicly.
President Trump Names Chicago Federal Appeals Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett As Supreme Court NomineeThe pick caps a  dramatic reshaping of the federal judiciary that will resonate for a generation and that he hopes will provide a needed boost to his reelection effort.
Judge Amy Coney Barrett, Appeals Court Judge In Chicago, Expected To Be President Trump's Supreme Court NomineeWhile it's possible President Trump might change his mind, sources said at this point Barrett is expected to be announced as his nominee on Saturday at 4 p.m. Chicago time.
Speaker Madigan Declines To Testify At House Investigating Committee Hearing On ComEd Bribery CaseThe speaker stressed that his decision not to appear before the committee does not mean he is invoking his Fifth Amendment rights, and again insisted he has done nothing wrong.
Huge Turnout On First Day Of Early Voting In Collar CountiesThe counties that started early voting on Thursday saw lines of people waiting hours to vote.
High Turnout In Geneva As Early Voting Begins In IllinoisThere was impressive turnout Thursday for the first day of early voting for parts of the Chicago area.