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IDES Callback Message To Leah Chiestder
Leah Chiestder contacted CBS 2 saying she was 'livid' about this callback message from the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
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Woman 'Livid' After Receiving Troubling Callback Message, Yawn From IDES Employee
Imagine being out of work, waiting weeks to get a call back from the state’s unemployment office – and then when you do, the caller not only yawns, but says he has no idea what the problem is. That is what happened to one south suburban woman who sent the voicemail to CBS 2. Political Investigator Dana Kozlov talked with her Monday night.
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Woman 'Livid' After Receiving Garbled And Unhelpful Callback Message, Yawn From IDES Employee
Imagine being out of work, waiting weeks to get a call back from the state’s unemployment office – and then when you do, the caller not only yawns, but says he has no idea what the problem is.
Chicago Weather: Cool Trend Ahead
Temperatures certainly struggled on Monday.
Illinois To Receive $8 Million For Distribution Of COVID-19 Vaccine
Illinois is receiving more than $8 million to help prepare for the distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Mom Warns Parents After Toddler Nearly Lost Eyesight From Playing With Squirting Bath Toys
A Plainfield mom has an urgent warning for parents after her toddler was not only hospitalized but could also have permanent eye damage from a bath toy you may have in your home.
Chicago School Closings
Flight Delays O'Hare
Flight Delays Midway
Aleshia Ocasio On Athletes Unlimited Softball: 'I Feel An Obligation To Play & Use My Voice To Fight Social Injustice'
Aleshia Ocasio discusses her experience in the inaugural season of the new professional softball league Athletes Unlimited and the importance of using her platform to create social change.
High School Students, Parents Plan Lawsuit Against IHSA To Force Return To Fall Sports
Student athlete advocates say Illinois Is only one of a handful of states not allowing the full range of fall sports.
Cubs Beat White Sox, Who Tumble Out Of Position For Home Playoff Series
Reynaldo López struggled and the Chicago White Sox tumbled out of position for a home playoff series, losing to Kris Bryant and the crosstown Cubs on Sunday.
Foles' 3 TDs Lead To Bears Win Over Atlanta Falcons
Nick Foles threw three touchdown passes in the fourth quarter to hand the Atlanta Falcons another humiliating defeat, rallying the Bears from a 16-point deficit for a victory on Sunday.
White Sox End 6-Game Skid With 9-5 Victory Over Cubs, Who Clinch NL Central Title With Cardinals' Loss
The White Sox got a sorely needed win and remain a game behind AL Central leader Minnesota, with the Twins beating Cincinnati.
White Sox Reliever Jimmy Cordero Suspended 3 Games For Hitting Cubs' Willson Contreras With Pitch; Manager Rick Renteria Suspended One Game
Contreras hit a three-run home run off White Sox starter Dylan Cease in the third inning on Friday, then exited the batter's box with a sky-high bat-flip. Four innings later, Cordero hit Contreras with a pitch.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: Pandora
Her foster mom remarked she is very low maintenance and never gets into trouble.
PAWS Dogs Of The Week: Franco And Freida
They would do best in a home with older children.
Verizon, Humana Among Companies Hiring During Pandemic
CBS 2 is Working For Chicago and staying on top of companies hiring for open positions right now.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: Roxanne
She likes all the attention on her, so she'd like to be the only pet in an adult home in a quiet area of the city.
Career Coach: Reassessing The Job Search
CBS 2 is Working For Chicago and working with a career coach every week to bring you advice about looking for and landing a job during this job crisis.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: Blakely
Blakely is energetic and will do well with a companion that matches her high energy. She would also do best in a home with a backyard and with children over the age of 12.
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Uptown Sexual Assault
Man Charged With Sexual Assault of 66-Year-Old
A Chicago man has been charged in connection with the battery and sexual assault of a 66-year-old woman at an Uptown park on July 20.