CBS 2's Charlie DeMar reports
DePaul's Aneesah Morrow Brings Home The Awards And Shares The Joy With Her TeamThe best freshmen women's college basketball player in the country is playing at DePaul and racking up a lot of individual awards, which is costing her a lot of money.
Northwest Indiana COVID Numbers Are Trending The Same Way Illinois' Numbers Are GoingThe drop in COVID cases in Illinois does/doesn't mirror what's happening in neighboring Indiana CBS 2's Asal Rezaei reports nearby counties like Lake county here are seeing similar trend, but its the rest of the state that has yet to see cases peak.
Tuition To Increase At University Of Illinois Campuses Following Vote By Board Of TrusteesPrices are on the rise for just about everything and that also goes for college tuition.
Aurora Police Sgt. Ken Thurman Dies Of COVID-19 Complications; Second Aurora Officer To Die From COVID This MonthAurora Police Sgt. Ken Thurman died of complications from COVID-19 on Wednesday, the department announced, making him the second Aurora officer to die of COVID complications in eight days.
Man Steals Jeep With Two Kids Inside While Woman Delivered NewspapersA man took off in a stolen vehicle with two young girls inside in Peterson Park on Thursday morning.
University Of Chicago Police Officer Who Shot, Wounded Man Was Also Involved In 2018 IncidentThe University of Chicago Police officer who shot a gunman during a shootout in Hyde Park on Tuesday has been identified as the same officer who shot a U of C student nearly four years ago, about a block away. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Man Steals, Crashes Jeep With Two Young Girls Inside In Peterson ParkCBS 2's Meredith Barack reports a woman driving a Jeep Liberty was delivering newspapers around 5 a.m. in the 5600 block of North Sacramento, when she got out of her vehicle and left it running with her two girls, ages 10 and 12, inside.
Mother Wade, Owner Of Josephine's Southern Cooking, Honored For Decades Of Dedication To CuisineShe's fed everyone at her restaurant, from the South Side to the West Side, celebrities and dignitaries to diners from the neighborhood, and they’re all celebrating Josephine Wade.
Chicago Auto Show's First Look For Charity Gala Fundraiser Set For Feb. 11The Chicago Auto Show returns to McCormick Place in less than a month, and excitement is building. A preview of the show's First Look For Charity night was held at Goose Island Wednesday.
Shots Fired At Car On Edens Expressway; Lanes Shut Down For HoursJust in time for the evening commute, all lanes of the Edens Expressway reopened late Thursday after gunfire shut down an exit for hours. CBS 2's Sabrina Franza reports.
How Will Self-Driving Cars Affect Cities Like Chicago?Self-driving cars are spreading out across the country, and you may see one yourself on the Kennedy or Dan Ryan Expressway soon. CBS News’ Laura Podesta has a report, and DePaul University Professor Joe Schwieterman talks with CBS 2’s Jim Williams and Marie Saavedra about how self-driving cars will affect big cities like Chicago.
Chicago Weather: Sunny But ChillyCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the extended forecast.
Cook County Sheriff's Office Holds Event For Free Vehicle Light Repair in BerwynThe Cook County Sheriff's Office wants to help you avoid traffic stops and tickets. The only thing you need is your car.
2 Girls Safe After Man Steals Car With Them Inside, Crashes Near Devon & McCormickA man took off in a stolen vehicle with two young girls inside in Peterson Park on Thursday morning. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
New Shield Testing Site Now Available At DePaul University's Loop CampusIf you're looking to get your COVID test there's another site now available downtown.
Frozen Waves On Lake Michigan Amid Temperature DropWaves are freezing up on Lake Michigan Thursday.
Advocacy Group Works To Get The Homeless Into Shelters With Chicago Temperatures PlummetingHelp for the homeless is always critical in Chicago – and when temperatures plunge as we were experiencing Thursday, the cold becomes a life and death concern.
Man Dead, Woman In Critical Condition After Car Crashes Into Tree In SauganashA 33-year-old man is dead and a woman is in critical condition after a crash in the Sauganash neighborhood early Thursday morning.
Bridgeport Art Center To Host Exhibit Celebrating 50th Anniversary Of the National Women's Caucus For ArtDespite hurdles with shipping and other pandemic problems, the show will go on, using the voices of over 40 women artists from around the world.
Temperatures In The Teens ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Cook County Reopening Mass Vaccination Site In Matteson Thursday; Forest Park Clinic Now OpenCook County is reopening its COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic in Matteson Thursday, the second site to open this week.
Chicago Weather: Dangerous Wind Chills OvernightCBS 2 Chief Meteorologist Albert Ramon has your 10 p.m. First Alert Weather forecast for Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022.
Fraudsters Are Trying To Mimic Site Set Up By Federal Government To Order Free COVID-19 TestsAt-home COVID-19 tests are now available at the click of a button from the federal government. But just as the government’s site was up and running, so were the bogus ones. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Semi-Truck Drivers As Young As 18 Allowed To Drive Across State LinesConcerns are mounting over the idea of 18-year-olds getting behind the wheel and driving semi-trailer trucks across state lines – in what is all a part of a new federal program aimed at easing a national driver shortage. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.