Hydroxychloroquine Scarce Due To Hope It Could Be COVID-19 Treatment, Posing Crisis For Lupus PatientIt's called hydroxychloroquine – a drug in high demand amid the COVID-19 pandemic. There is hope that the drug can be used to treat patients who have the virus. But it is presently used to treat lupus – and lupus patients are suddenly finding it is scarce.
Lake County Mother Of 3 Describes Experience Of Contracting CoronavirusA mother of three was one of the first people diagnosed with COVID-19 in Lake County.
A Chicago COVID-19 Patient Talks About His Harrowing Experience From His Hospital BedMichael Bane has been hospitalized for days with COVID-19, and he has a very strong message about it.
DEA's 'Project Python' Nets One Of The Largest Drug-Related Arrests In U.S. HistoryThe cartel is known for sadistically torturing rivals in Mexico and dumping their bodies in the street. Among those now in custody during the six month long DEA operation with local and federal law enforcement are El Mencho's son and daughter.
Wilmette Students Kept Out Of School Over COVID-19 Concerns: 'They're Like Cleaning Everything'Loyola Academy is the second Chicago-area school to close because of the corornavirus outbreak. Vaughn Occupational High School in Portage Park will be closed until March 18. A teacher's aide there was diagnosed with the coronavirus.
DePaul Women's Basketball Holds Women Empowerment CeremonySunday is International Women's Day. The DePaul women's basketball team got a jump start on the occasion.
Airlines Waive Fees For Cancellations Due To Coronavirus, But Would-Be Travelers Might Still End Up PayingThe CBS 2 Morning Insiders are getting facts about the coronavirus, especially when it comes to travel.
You Paid For It: City Inspector General Sharply Criticizes Juvenile Intervention Program Co-Run By Chicago PoliceAn Inspector General’s report issued Tuesday sharply criticized a juvenile intervention program run as a partnership between Chicago Police and the city’s Department of Family and Support Service.
Charges Expected In Beating Death Of Cook County Jail InmateThe officer called a sergeant, telling the sergeant what Gonzalez said. Two sergeants and a lieutenant arrived at the cell. They "unsecured the cell door." That's when they saw Ruiz on the floor near the door covered in blood.
Cook County Cellmate Of Murdered Man Was A Rival Gang MemberArrest reports CBS 2 found in court documents show the beating victim Ruiz and his cell mate, are all members of different street gangs. 
Another Disturbing Inmate Attack At The Cook County JailAs the pool of blood around the man's head grows, an inmate throws a joker card, from a deck of playing cards, on top of him. Sources said that's significant, indicating there are ongoing feuds inside the jail taking place between different gangs.