Illinois Reports 639 New COVID-19 Cases, Six DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Sunday announced 639 new cases of COVID-19 and six deaths.
Indiana COVID-19 Deaths Reach 2,500; Cases Pass 48,000Indiana state health officials Sunday announced 596 more cases of COVID-19 and an additional six deaths. That brings the total number of cases statewide to 48,008 and the total number of deaths to 2,500.
Supreme Court Denies Request From Illinois GOP Seeking To Block Rule Capping Number Of People At Political RalliesIllinois Republicans wanted relief from Gov. JB Pritzker’s coronavirus rule, which capped the number of people allowed at political rallies at 50.
Illinois Reports 862 New COVID-19 Cases, 10 DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday announced 862 new cases of COVID-19, and 10 new deaths.
Indiana Reports 522 New COVID-19 Cases, 6 Additional DeathsIndiana state health officials announced Saturday that 522 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and another six have died of the virus.
White Sox And Cubs Take Safety Precautions As Workouts BeginBaseball is going to be the real test of how safely sports can resume. Friday the Cubs and Sox took the first steps toward getting back on the field.
Sharp Increase In Opioid Overdose Deaths Is A Symptom Of The COVID-19 Pandemic, Doctors SayFor health experts a worst fear has come true -- alarming numbers out of Cook County show a sharp spike in overdose deaths from opioids. Those on the front lines of the crisis call it yet another indirect symptom of coronavirus and the effects of quarantine.
Bars And Restaurants Pledge To Follow COVID-19 Capacity Rules Ahead Of July 4th WeekendFor many bars that just opened last weekend, July 4th weekend is the big test. It will be a challenge controlling long lines when when social distancing amid COVId-19 tends to vanish.
Are Travel Restrictions Coming Or Going To COVID-19 Hot Spots Effective?"Our goal is first of all to get this message out strongly that's really the most important thing. We want people to be thinking twice about whether now is a time to travel."
Chicago Cubs, White Sox Practice In Scorching Heat With COVID-19 PrecautionsObviously this version of camp much different than things were back in Arizona in March. Players all had to go through an intake process that included COVID-19 testing.
Coronavirus In Illinois: State Surpasses 7,000 Deaths, But Positive Test Rate Remains LowAccording to IDPH, officials have confirmed 868 new cases of coronavirus in Illinois in the past day, including 18 additional deaths.
Bowlers Ecstatic As Illinois Bowling Alleys Finally Reopen; 'We Have Really Jumped Through So Many Hoops'The alley is rumbling back to life at Poplar Creek Bowl in Hoffman Estates, and bowlers are making their thunderous return.
Lightfoot: Effective Monday, Travelers Coming Into Chicago From States With COVID-19 Surges Must Self-Quarantine For 14 Days“This order is another important measure in helping us further contain the spread of COVID-19 in Chicago.”
Downstate Judge's Ruling Declares Gov. Pritzker's Executive Orders For Pandemic 'Void;' Appeal ExpectedA downstate judge on Thursday declared Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home orders void.
COVID-19 Vaccine Trial At UIC Delayed Until The End Of JulyA researcher for the Moderna vaccine says the testing at the University of Illinois at Chicago won't start until the end of the month at the earliest.