At Least 6 Killed, 59 Wounded In Chicago Labor Day Weekend Gun ViolenceAt least 62 people had been shot this Labor Day holiday weekend in Chicago as of Monday evening, and six of them had been killed.
Amid Violent Holiday Weekend In Which 4-Year-Old Boy Was Shot And Killed, CBS 2 Pulls Up On Yet Another Scene Of A Deadly ShootingThis Labor Day marks an unofficial end to a violent summer. As of late Monday afternoon, at least 58 people had been shot in Chicago since 5 p.m. Friday and five of them had been killed – including a 4-year-old boy.
Antiviolence Advocates Fast, Pray, And Plead For Help Amid Labor Day Weekend Spike In Chicago Gun ViolenceSpikes in violence are typical during holiday weekends, and this Labor Day weekend in Chicago has been no exception.
Concerns About COVID-19 Spread Over Holiday WeekendSteady or declining is where Chicago's mayor wants COVID-19 numbers to stay, but some top health experts are voicing concerns about the city this holiday weekend.
CPD Supt. David Brown Announces Plans To Keep City Safe This Weekend, Deploys More OfficersChicago Police Superintendent David brown is vowing to keep the city safe over the long holiday weekend.
40 Illegal Guns Seized After CPD Deploys 1,000 Additional Officers For Labor Day WeekendChicago police have reported 12 arrests on illegal gun charges and 40 illegal gun seized after deploying 1,000 additional officers citywide.
African Festival Of The Arts Starts FridayThe festival kicks off at 1:00 Friday afternoon and runs through Labor Day. The Ohio Players will headline the finale on Labor Day, Monday Sept. 2.
Hurricane Dorian Could Snarl Labor Day Weekend Travel PlansFor people flying out of Chicago for the Labor Day weekend, the effects of Hurricane Dorian are likely going to be on their mind as the storm approaches the Florida coast.
Chicago Area Weather: Storms Expected ThursdayAfter a clear and quiet night Wednesday, storms will come to the Chicago area Thursday.
Labor Day Gas Prices Likely To Be Lowest In Years, AAA SaysGas prices for the Labor Day holiday weekend are likely to be the lowest in two or three years, according to AAA.
Extra Officers Out In Force For The Holiday WeekendThe state's top prosecutor rode along with the Chicago Police Superintended Eddie Johnson to try to get a sense of what is fueling the violence on the city's streets.
Extra Police Will Be Seen Throughout The Holiday Weekend"Out an abundance of caution, we'll also have an elevated presence at large scale public events throughout the city."
O'Hare Oasis On Tri-State Tollway To Close After Labor Day WeekendAs Chicagoans are are getting on the roads for the holiday weekend, workers are preparing to shut down the O’Hare Oasis above the Tri-State Tollway next week.
Increased Police Enforcement Leads To Less Violence Over Labor Day WeekendChicago police say violence this Labor Day weekend was at the lowest it's been since 2014.
Police: Gun-Runner Bought Guns In Arkansas To Sell To Chicago GangsChicago Police on Tuesday touted the least-violent Labor Day weekend in three years, and the arrest of an alleged gun-runner who trafficked “hundreds” of weapons— including assault rifles— from Arkansas to street gangs on the South and West sides.