Chi-Raq is a controversial name for Chicago, usually associated with violence. But now, Chi-Raq is the name of a new business on Chicago's South Side.
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2 Officers Injured After Crash Involving CPD Vehicle In GreshamTwo officers were slightly injured when another driver hit their Chicago police vehicle early Friday morning.
Man Killed In 2 Car Crash While Walking On Sidewalk In BurnsideThe man was walking near 87th and Cottage Grove around 11 p.m. Thursday night when a black Honda hit a red Dodge Durango.
2 Seniors Found Dead In Fire In Old Irving Park NeighborhoodTwo seniors were found dead Thanksgiving Day night in a fire in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.
Lines Form At GameStop As Shoppers Wait For PS5, XBox Series XBlack Friday shoppers are waiting in lines, but the lines are not the same as past years.
Mostly Sunny Skies, Mild Temperatures AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Tammie Souza has the latest forecast.
Chicago Weather: Mild Before The FallCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020.
Thanksgiving Amid Pandemic Is Especially Hard For Those In Greatest NeedThe coronavirus pandemic has altered the way people are celebrating this Thanksgiving, but 2020 is shaping up to be even harder for those in need. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Mad Dash For Black Friday Deals Taking Back Seat To COVID-19It was a holiday tradition for some – after the turkey comes the camp-out, with people waiting in lines for shopping deals even before Thanksgiving is over. COVID-19, however, is changing how we buy things on the eve of Black Friday, as CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker Celebrates Thanksgiving With Family ZoomCBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker celebrated Thanksgiving this year with a family Zoom with close to 50 people. They took turns talking about what they were all thankful for and one good thing that happened to them this year, despite the pandemic.
Family Wants Answers After Hit-And-Run Kills Patriarch, 86, In Little VillageA pain is being felt most intensely by seven children who lost their family patriarch this week. He was killed in a hit-and-run in Little Village. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports.
Many Chicagoans Order From Local Restaurants For ThanksgivingSome people who have been cooking at home for months took a break this Thanksgiving, instead ordering from restaurants that could really use the business. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Salvation Army Serves Thanksgiving Meals Outside Due To COVID-19CBS 2's Meredith Barack spent this Thanksgiving Day with the Salvation Army, which has changed the way it gives out meals due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
My Block, My Hood, My City Helps Restaurant Donate 2,000 MealsThe need this Thanksgiving is overwhelming, with more than 2 million people having lost their jobs in Illinois since the start of the pandemic. But volunteers near and far stepped up on Thursday to bring a little hope.
Stores Prepare For Black Friday In Midst Of PandemicWith COVID-19 changing everything, nothing about Black Friday will be traditional either. As CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas reports, we can forget about the rush to line up for those deals after we eat tonight.
Chicago Weather: A Mild Thanksgiving WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020.
Salvation Army Offers Thanksgiving Meals To GoOrganizations like the Salvation Army were forced to rethink their plans for Thanksgiving amid this COVID-19 surge. CBS 2''s Meredith Barack reports.
Families Rethink Thanksgiving Amid COVID-19 PandemicCOVID-19 has meant the smells of pies and turkey from Grandma, and the hugs and kisses from loved-ones, have been replaced with virtual meetups and well-wishes. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Morning Insiders: A Warning From A COVID Survivor: Take The Virus SeriouslyCBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas catches up with a woman who had COVID-19 earlier this year and as she recovers, she talks about asthma-like aftereffects she is suffering with.
Chicago Weather: A Cloudy Thanksgiving DayCBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has a look at the forecast for Thanksgiving Day and beyond.
Highland Park Merchants Teaming Up For The HolidaysSeveral stores in Highland Park have joined forces for an all-in-one online site where people can shop at all the stores all on one website.
Police Ask For Public's Help In Finding Person Who Shot 5-Year-OldCPD said the gunman was likely aiming at another home. The five-year-old was hit while playing video games in his house.
Chicago Fire Chief Denied Boarding On Plane TwiceThe Chicago Fire Department said it is launching an internal investigation as to why its chief was denied boarding on a plane twice. Some department rules may have been violated.
Toys For Tots Ride CancelledThe annual Toys For Tots motorcycle ride to give out gifts for the holiday was cancelled this year because of COVID-19. But people can make donations to the organization for much needed toys.
Record Number Of COVID Tests In IllinoisMore and more people are getting tested for COVID-19. But all testing sites are closed Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday.