CBS Chicago Special Report: Why I Carjack; Teens Tell All“If you don’t got a car on there, you can just take the car from people. It looked fun. I wanted to do it.”
Legal Analyst Irv Miller: Derek Chauvin Likely To Get Steep Sentence, But Not Maximum; Appeal Is ExpectedCBS 2’s Irika Sargent talked to Legal Analyst Irv Miller – who said while the possible sentence is steep, he does not think Derek Chauvin will get the maximum for the death of George Floyd. Miller also said an appeal is expected.
Law Professor Sharon Fairley: Derek Chauvin Verdict In George Floyd's Death Will Be 'Defining Moment' For Many Young People, Sends Message About What's Possible In ChicagoA local expert on Tuesday said the conviction of fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin will be a defining moment for many young people seeking change, and will serve also as a lesson in Chicago that such convictions are possible.
'We Have To Train Our Police To Use Force Less Often:' Professor David Harris On Minnesota Police Shooting That Killed Daunte Wright, Other Issues Around Police Use Of ForceThere was outrage in the Minneapolis area Monday following another deadly police killing.
Celebrating Black History Makers: Kelly Fair Devoted Her Life To Empowering Young Girls With Polished Pebbles ProgramKelly Fair is devoting her life to empowering Chicago's at-risk girls.
CBS News On 'Women And The Pandemic:' Exploring The Unique Impact Of COVID-19 On Women"CBS Evening News" Anchor and Managing Editor Norah O'Donnell joined CBS 2’s Irika Sargent on Wednesday to discuss a new series airing this week on the flagship CBS News broadcast that explores the unique impact COVID-19 is having on women.
Welcome Back, Irika Sargent!After three months of maternity leave, CBS 2 is happy to welcome Irika Sargent back to work.
Meet Irika Sargent's New Baby, Aria Vivian!You may have noticed CBS 2’s Irika Sargent has not been on the news lately – and oh baby, is there a good reason.
CBS 2's Irika Sargent Appears As Guest Reader On 'Live From The Library'CBS 2's Irika Sargent may be an evening anchor, but Monday morning she became a guest reader on "Live From the Library" through the Chicago Public Library.
State Rep. Jonathan 'Yoni' Pizer Says He Got Unemployment Debit Card In Mail That He Never RequestedState Rep. Jonathan “Yoni” Pizer (D-Chicago), representing the 12th House District, said he received an unemployment benefits debit card he never asked for just Wednesday.
UIC Prepares To Begin Phase III Trial Of Moderna Coronavirus VaccineA key to ending the coronavirus pandemic is to create an effective vaccine and give it to as many people as possible.
Chicago Public Health Director Dr. Allison Arwady Talks About Rise In Coronavirus Cases, Ways ForwardWith concerns mounting as COVID-19 cases are on the rise in Chicago – particularly among 18- to 29-year-olds, Chicago Department of Public Health Director Dr. Allison Arwady joined CBS 2 Wednesday to about what kind of actions will be coming if problems persist.
West Side Businesses Face Major Challenges After Weekend LootingBusiness owners on the city’s West Side were devastated by looting and vandalism over the weekend, and face major challenges in restoring and reopening.
CBS 2's Irika Sargent Co-Hosting 'The Talk' On CBS WednesdayA familiar face will join "The Talk" on Wednesday.
Doctors Worry As Children Are Not Being Brought In For Immunizations During Coronavirus PandemicThe coronavirus certainly is not the only big concern for doctors right now. People just aren’t going to the doctor at all – and that is creating a whole new problem, especially for children.