Push For Indiana Minimum Wage Increase Likely Stalled AgainThe plan would boost Indiana’s minimum wage to $10 an hour beginning in 2022 then by an additional $1 an hour each year until it reaches $15 in 2027.
Stimulus Check Update: 'I Believe We Have A Moral Obligation,' Says President-Elect Joe BidenPresident-elect Joe Biden disclosed plans for a $1.9 trillion stimulus package designed to counter the worsening COVID-19 pandemic and support the sinking economy.
Struggles Exacerbated On Magnificent Mile With Gap, Macy's Leaving, But Advocates Say Reinvention Will ComeThe Magnificent Mile is a huge draw for tourists, and a big boost to the city’s bottom line. But now with big stores like Macy’s and the Gap leaving, CBS 2’s Tara Molina was asking what the city is doing to keep North Michigan Avenue alive.
Surging Stock Market Reflects 'Very Bright Outlook' For Economy, Finance Prof SaysThe stock market has enjoyed a historic rise, despite the pandemic and political upheaval, and looks poised to continue growing through 2021 and beyond.
City Investigates After Video Shows Huge Party In Violation Of COVID-19 Rules At Old Town RestaurantThe city is investigating following a widely-circulated video at an Old Town restaurant.
New Calls Issued To Relax Indoor Dining Restrictions -- Has Ban Actually Led To Drop In COVID-19 Infections?There were renewed calls Tuesday to relax the indoor dining ban in Illinois, which has prohibited patrons from eating inside restaurants since the end of October.
Heated Eats: COVID-19 Cold-Weather Outdoor Dining In ChicagoWith the coronavirus pandemic still raging in Illinois, and indoor dining and drinking banned, many Chicago restaurants have made heated patios, tents, or other alternatives a priority.
Physician Assistant, Software Developer Top 2021 'Best Jobs' List According To U.S. News & World ReportWith the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to rage across the globe, healthcare jobs took four of the top five spots on the 2021 Top 100 Best Jobs list.
Man Was Shot On Party Bus In East Garfield Park Over The Weekend, And Party Buses Are Not Allowed Under COVID RestrictionsCBS 2 is always investigating, and on Monday night, we dug into the shooting of a man on a party bus in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.
Classic Chicago Snack Food Company Vitner's Set To Be Sold To Pennsylvania-Based UtzThe historic Chicago snack company Vitner’s is changing hands.
Tax Service Company Says IRS Will Reissue Stimulus Checks Sent To Wrong Bank AccountsAfter the IRS sent millions of stimulus payments to the wrong bank accounts, tax preparation companies said they’ve worked with the IRS to fix the error.