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.
City Treasurer Melissa Conyears-Ervin Encourages Small Businesses To Apply For City Loans As Deadline ApproachesThe $100 million Chicago Resiliency Fund is meant to throw businesses a lifeline, and the deadline to apply for a grant is coming up on Friday.
Dentist Frustrated At Being Denied Paycheck Protection Program Loan When Big Chain Restaurants Got MillionsDr. Liana Tremmel, a dentist, was denied a PPP loan for her Regency Dental Care.
Illinois Has Spent $168.5 On COVID-19 Fight Since March 24; Comptroller Susana Mendoza Explains How Budgeting WorksA total of $168.5 million in taxpayer money has been spent since March 24 battling the coronavirus pandemic in Illinois alone.
Many People Furious After Plano Auto Dealership Sends Out Mailer Stamped, 'COVID-19 Stimulus Assistance'With so many people unemployed, getting a letter in the mail stamped, “COVID-19 stimulus assistance” might give some a little hope. But it turns out the mailer was a sales pitch from a local car dealer.