Downtown Chicago Roadblocks Quell Mexican Independence Day Street CelebrationsStreet closures will roll through the weekend.
18-Year-Old Mugged And Shot In South Loop
Dennis Green, 38, Charged With Shooting CTA Bus Driver Downtown Over Weekend; Union Says Green Refused To Get Off Bus At End Of LineA man has been charged with attempted murder of a transit employee in the shooting of a CTA bus driver downtown over the weekend.
Charges Pending Against Suspect In Shooting Of CTA Bus Driver Downtown, Amid Calls For More Security On CTAChicago Police on Sunday said charges were pending against a man arrested in the shooting of a CTA bus driver right downtown the evening before.
'I Was Screaming: "Please, Stop, Stop!"' Woman Describes Pain And Horror As She Was Brutally Beaten By Group Of Teens Downtown This Past WeekendA woman was begging for her attackers to stop, but they just kept swinging – punching her in the face. Days after the Chicago woman was thrown to the ground by a group of teen assailants downtown, she talked only to CBS 2’s Jermont Terry.
Rideshare Driver's Video Shows Woman Being Brutally Beaten, In One Of Many Attacks Involving Groups Of Teens Downtown LatelyRandom attacks involving groups of teens have been happening in the downtown area on recent days, and one of them was caught on video by a passing driver.
Police Issue Warning After Rash Of Robberies Committed By Groups Of Teens Downtown, One Of Which Left Woman In Critical Condition After BeatingChicago Police on Monday night were warning anyone walking downtown or in the South Loop to stay alert after a series of attacks and robberies.
Some Downtown Businesses Looking Forward To Cashing In As Lollapalooza Returns For First Time In 2 YearsStarting Thursday, the masses return to Grant Park for the first Lollapalooza in two years. There are, of course, a lot of people hoping to cash in on those crowds. And as CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reported Wednesday evening, some Loop businesses could really use a break.
Crowds Turn Out For Second Sundays On State Event DowntownIt was a glorious day to enjoy shopping, live music, art, food trucks, and a little Double Dutch jump rope right in the heart of the Loop Sunday.
Police Identify Person Of Interest In South Loop Shooting That Left Man Wounded This Past WeekendPolice on Monday night were seeking help in finding person of interest in a shooting that left a man wounded in the South Loop on Sunday morning.
Sundays On State Seeks To Return Safe Activity To The LoopExactly a week after big crowds created chaos in downtown Chicago on the night of July 4th, a new initiative was under way Sunday to bring safe activity back to the Loop.
University Of Maryland Student Anat Kimchi Dead After Being Stabbed On South Wacker Drive DowntownA woman was stabbed in the back and killed in broad daylight Saturday afternoon on South Wacker Drive near Van Buren Street downtown.
Assailants Who Were Seen Surrounding Man On Divvy Bikes, Knocked Him Down And Stole His Bike Are Suspected In Multiple Downtown AttacksA group of men on Divvy bikes were caught on camera knocking a man to the ground and stealing his bike downtown last week, and the same group is now suspected in multiple attacks.
Police Call In SWAT Team After Woman Is Found Shot At Club Quarters Central Loop Hotel DowntownPolice called a SWAT team to a hotel in the heart of the Loop on Sunday afternoon, after a woman was shot.
Juneteenth Brings Joyous And Hopeful Celebrations And Commemorations To ChicagoCelebrating Juneteenth has always been a Chicago tradition, but it has never been a federal holiday – until now.