New Treatment Could Be A Breakthrough For COVID-19 PatientsParticipants will take part in a new global clinical test trial. They'll be given a drug called sarilumab. It's already used for severe rheumatoid arthritis.
COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing Site Open In Aurora Near Premium Outlet MallA new testing site near the Chicago Premium Outlet Mall in Aurora is available for drive-thru testing.
Chicago Area Coronavirus Parking Lot Testing EffortsEach location can give up to 150 tests. Operations like these are critical among a lack of coronavirus tests nationwide.
Illinois First To Do In-State Testing For Coronavirus“A quicker response will help alleviate concerns of those being tested as well as the general public."
5 Reasons Experts Think Autonomous Cars Are Many Years AwayAcross the globe, roadway marking lines are different, or they may not even exist. Lane lines aren't standardized, so vehicles have to learn how to drive differently in each city. Sometimes there aren't any curbs to help vehicles judge lane width.
U.S. EPA Tests Soil In Mount Greenwood For Hazardous Chemicals"People who get exposed to it, they can get cancer at high enough levels."
New TSA Scanner To Be Unveiled In 2019The new scanners produce 3D images so TSA agents can look at the contents from different angles to speed up the screening process.
Starbucks Quietly Testing Out Healthier Frappuccino RecipesThe new recipes are part of Starbucks' effort to reduce sugar in its indulgent beverages, like Frappuccinos, by 25% by 2020.
First Tests May Put Cracks In 'Toxic Windows' Theory Around AirportsEnvironmental engineers say a sampling of windows don't trigger any potential "health effects." CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Driverless Cars: Promising, But Bumps In The RoadWhat's it really like to ride in a driverless vehicle? CBS 2's Irika Sargent took a road trip to find out.
Parents Of Kids Who Died Of Rare Disease Slam State For Not Testing As RequiredEarly detection, perhaps followed by stem cell treatment, can help children survive Krabbe disease, a degenerative nervous system disorder.
Man Who Took Bribes From Food Service Workers Gets 18 MonthsA south suburban man who took bribes from food service workers to skip Illinois Department of Health training and testing has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.
Former Fremd Runner Honored Through Free Heart Tests For StudentsA couple thousand high school students in Palatine were being tested for a genetic heart condition on Thursday, thanks to the generosity of an alum’s family.
No One Wins In Chicago's Latest Standardized Testing DebacleOur kids are about to lose two weeks of class time to prepare for and take a test that will have little to no benefits. Needless to say, a lot of people are angry...
CPS Reverses Stance On PARCC, Will Now Test Students System WideThe Chicago Public School system is buckling to economic pressure and now plans to give a controversial standardized test system-wide, reports WBBM's Bernie Tafoya.