Deep Into School Year, Massive CPS School Bus Driver Shortage PersistsThere is no word of any plan to close Chicago Public Schools facilities due to the rise in COVID-19 cases, but the district still dealing with a massive bus driver shortage related to the pandemic.
CBS 2 Legal Analyst Irv Miller: Claim Of Self-Defense In Ahmaud Arbery Case Was 'Outrageous' And 'An Absolute Abuse'After a Georgia jury found three white men guilty of murder in the death last year of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black jogger, CBS 2 Legal Analyst Irv Miller said Wednesday that the defendants’ claim of self-defense in the case was inappropriate and “outrageous.”
2 People Arrested As Protesters Gather, Clash Outside Kenosha County Courthouse During Kyle Rittenhouse Jury DeliberationsTwo people were arrested Wednesday afternoon amid protests outside the Kenosha County Courthouse as jurors deliberated in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial.
Gun Charge Dropped Against Kyle Rittenhouse; CBS 2 Legal Analyst Irv Miller Says Prosecutors Handled Charge Very PoorlyKenosha County Judge Bruce Schroeder on Monday dropped a charge related to the gun in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial. As CBS 2’s Chris Tye reported, the reason has to do with the gun’s barrel.
Former Federal Prosecutor Says Rittenhouse Trial Prosecution May Be Hoping For Mistrial Without Prejudice, So They Can Start OverA former federal prosecutor said Wednesday that the prosecution in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial may be hoping for a mistrial without prejudice – under which the trial would start over with a new jury.
Kids Ages 5 To 11 Can Start Getting COVID-19 Vaccine: Experts Explain How To Prepare Kids For A ShotThe first kid-sized doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine will be going into the arms of children ages 5 to 11 as early as Wednesday.
COVID-19 Vaccination For Kids Ages 5 To 11: Clearing Up Myths And MisinformationNext week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to approve mini-doses of the COVID-19 vaccine for kids as young as 5.
Data Show More Than 100 Carjackings In Austin Community This Year, Just 5 Not Far Away In HermosaChicago Police this week issued two new community alerts related to carjackings in the city's West Town community this week.
After Sounding Alarm Bells For Years, Benton Harbor Residents Warned Of Elevated Lead Levels In Their Tap Water; 'Three Years Of Being Poisoned.'Just across the lake from Chicago in Benton Harbor, Michigan, about 90 miles away, residents are comparing the lead count in their water to Flint.
Many Questions After Beloved Building Custodian Is Shot And Killed By CPD Officer Responding To Domestic Call In Auburn GreshamA well-liked custodian in an Auburn Gresham apartment building is dead after being shot by police Monday morning.
Prospect Of A Bears Move To Arlington Heights Has Some Worried, Some Hoping To Cash InThe idea of a move to Arlington Heights by the Bears is getting mixed reviews in the northwest suburbs.