CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports fire broke out at the six-story tall, 17,000 square foot gold pyramid built in the 1970s in Wadsworth. Firefighters were called to the scene around 4 p.m. Tuesday. No one was hurt.
Work Cut Out For Bulls As Training Camp Officially Gets Under WayBulls training camp was officially under way Tuesday, starting with three days of individual workouts.
Chicago Weather: Wednesday Will Be 10 Degrees Warmer Than TuesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020.
Viewers Step In After Hearing About Kevin McKay's Story Of Having No Income For 8 MonthsWhen we introduced you to Kevin McKay on Monday, we told you he has gone eight months with no job and no unemployment benefits because of problems with the state. About a dozen viewers contacted us and offered to help.
Former Mayor Emanuel In Running For Biden's Transportation SecretaryFormer Mayor Rahm Emanuel is reportedly in the running for Transportation Secretary under President-elect Joe Biden. The choice is causing controversy among Democrats.
On First Night Of Winter Overnight Parking Ban, 230 Chicagoans Did Not Get The MessageIt happens each and every year on the first day of December – Chicagoans hear and see the warnings, but yet, hundreds never seem to listen. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Naperville Mayor Defends Himself After Being Pictured Maskless At Florida WeddingNaperville Mayor Steve Chirico was on the defensive during a virtual City Council meeting Tuesday night after a mask controversy.
COVID-19 Cases At Post Offices May Be To Blame For Spotty Mail In Riverdale And ElsewhereSpotty mail service has people in the south suburbs fired up – and worried about the holiday season. CBS 2's Tara Molina has learned that COVID-19 outbreaks inside postal offices could be to blame for these new delays.
13-Year-Old Girl Speaks Out After Being Mauled By Pit BullsJanyla Wise, 13, was back home Tuesday night – but shaken after being mauled by her neighbor’s pit bulls outside her West Englewood neighborhood home. In an exclusive interview, she told CBS 2’s Jermont Terry how she survived the attack.
Giving Tuesday: Why The Red Cross' Mission Is So Important To CBS 2CBS 2's Brad Edwards and Marie Saavedra are joined by American Red Cross Illinois Region CEO Celena Roldan and CBS 2 President and General Manager Derek Dalton.
Day Of Giving: Red Cross Looks After Mental Health Needs Of Those StrugglingThe work of the Red Cross doesn’t stop after the immediate crisis – the mental health needs of those struggling are just as important. CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reports.
Day Of Giving: How The Red Cross Steps Up For Military FamiliesThe American Red Cross does so much that we see every day, but also a lot that we don't see. Military families know the Red Cross is often the only means of communicating during a time of crisis. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports.
Day Of Giving: Red Cross Has Stepped Up In Unprecedented YearIt has been an unprecedented year. But despite everything, the American Red Cross is still carrying out its missions - deploying 7,000 volunteers to help those impacted by disasters. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Teacher Doesn't Let House Fire Stop Him From Teaching RemotelyJohn Little is 22 years old and has his first teaching job – and he wasn’t going to let a house fire get in the way of teaching his students remotely.
Great Lakes Clinical Trials Launches COVID-19 Antibody Drug TrialGreat Lakes Clinical Trials launched a new coronavirus antibody drug trial in Andersonville on Tuesday.
State, City Leaders Unveil Plans To Distribute COVID-19 VaccineWith two drug companies asking the FDA for emergency approval of a COVID-19 vaccine, Chicago's top doctor said it could be available in the city later this month. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Chicago Weather: Mostly Sunny WednesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the forecast.
Day Of Giving: Meet Chicago's Hometown HeroesCBS 2's Brad Edwards highlights some of the people making a difference in Chicago through the Red Cross and shows how you can nominate someone.
Day Of Giving: Meet Red Cross Volunteer Rick DaitchmanMeet a volunteer who's been with the Red Cross for more than a decade as he shares his story of giving back.
Northbrook Police Help U.S. Marshals In Finding Local Murder SuspectCBS 2's Meredith Barack reports on who authorities are looking for.
Kids Won't Get The COVID Vaccine Any Time SoonCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports, those working in hospitals and long-term care facilities will be first in line to get the COVID vaccine when it becomes available. But more research needs to be done on the vaccine's effectiveness on children.
Chicago To Start Vaccinating Against COVID In DecemberThe city of Chicago said it will receive between 20,000 and 25,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to be first given to healthcare workers.
CDC Advisers Vote On Recommendation For COVID-19 Vaccine AccessThe advisory panel voted that the vaccine should go to health care workers and those in long-term care facilities once it is approved.
Cook County Homicides Spike, Top 900 Mark In 2020The county that includes Chicago has seen more than 900 homicides thus far this year compared to 675 in all of last year. Katie Johnston reports.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 12,542 New COVID-19 Cases, 125 More DeathsPublic health officials reported 12,542 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Illinois on Tuesday, as well as 125 additional deaths. Katie Johnston reports.