Wait Times Have Been Longer For COVID-19 Test Results Lately -- Why Is That Happening?Over four months into the pandemic, CBS 2 is learning it's often taking longer to get COVID-19 test results than it was just weeks ago.
Joliet Slammers To Play Ball With (Some) Fans In The StandsThey won't be playing in masks, but they are required at all other times. Dugout seating is distanced by blue tape exes and players are asked to stay away from bars, restaurants and even their families.
'I Beat it'; Chicago Ridge Man Comes Home After 85 Days In The Hospital With COVID-19"I wouldn't wish that on any body."
Chicago Beaches Are Closed, But Beaches In Evanston Are Open"We brought our wipes, hand sanitizers. We got our water bottles."
As College Classes Start This Fall, Students Face COVID Concerns"I'd say a lot of student groups are struggling (but) I am comfortable with it for now."
Some Marijuana Products Have Been In Short Supply, And Medical Users Say They're Feeling It MostIt has been six months since Illinois began selling marijuana for adult use, and though sales have been rising, some products can be in short supply.
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Upset With Boat Operators Over Lack Of Social Distancing"They had no pretense of social distancing."
Evanston Commemorates July 4th With A Virtual Celebration"It doesn't surprise me at all. That's just Evanston."
Despite Gradual Reopening, Economy Is Not Back On Track"We are still clearly not out of the weeds."
Concerns Mount Over Whether Contact Tracing Will Be A Match For COVID-19For months, we’ve heard contact tracing will bring the coronavirus pandemic under control. But will that work?
Chicago Area Hospital Workers Concerned About COVID-19 Spikes“It is grueling and certainly is a challenge for people who have put themselves on the front lines to be caregivers every day.”
Supt. Brown Blames Open-Air Drug Markets, Gangs Using Young Recruits With No Record, For Spate Of Violence In ChicagoIn decrying the gun violence that has left several children dead and wounded in the last two weeks, Chicago Police Supt. David Brown said open-air drug markets were partially to blame.
Those Filing For Unemployment Get The Runaround; 'I Need Help And There's No Help'"Nobody answers the phone. Nobody helps you. The state is not helping its people."
After COVID-19 Closures, Gyms Reopen Statewide With Caution"I truly believe in science and I believe in data and I am nervous. And if we find it isn't safe, then we will stop doing it. Opening our business will not come at the cost of people's health for us."
Woman Hit, Pinned By City Dump Truck While Riding Bike In AvondaleA bicyclist was critically injured Tuesday morning, when a city dump truck hit her as they were both making a turn at an intersection in Logan Square.