A sign marking the area where the body of Emmett Till was found in Mississippi was damaged again by gun fire, marking the fourth time the historical marker has been vandalized. Matt Yurus reports.
11-Year-Old Girl Shot While Sitting In Back Seat Of Car At West Pullman Gas StationAn 11-year-old girl was shot while sitting in the back seat of a car at a gas station in the West Pullman neighborhood Monday night.
Discrepancies On Midlothian Village Zoning Map Could Leave Property Owners In A Bind When Selling Or Rebuilding HomesAlan Krygowski found problems with a village map that might be a wakeup call for some property owners; like a stretch of homes marked down as businesses.
Sunny, Warmer Week AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Chicago Weather: Dry And Quiet For The WeekCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, March 1, 2021.
As Bucktown's Remedy Bar Reopens, Call Mounts For Increase To 50% CapacityChicago’s bars and restaurants want to be at 50 percent capacity by this Thursday – that is the message the restaurant coalition sent to Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday. CBS 2’s Tara Molina talked to a bar owner who was opening Monday night for the first time in months.
Doctors Say Newly-Approved Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Could Be Game-ChangerThe third COVID-19 vaccine, made by Johnson & Johnson, was headed to Chicago late Monday. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Multiple Crews Called Out For Woodstock Barn FireHuge plumes of thick smoke filled the sky as a barn went up in flames in Woodstock Monday evening.
Customers Say They Cannot Schedule First COVID-19 Vaccine Dose At Walgreens Because Second Dose Appointments UnavailableWhile the number of COVID-19 vaccine doses delivered is increasing, it seems for many it is a never ending battle trying to register for the vaccine.
Illinois Could Soon Face Housing Crisis, So Why Are So Many CHA Homes Sitting Vacant?Thousands of Chicago public housing homes are off limits - even though they're vacant. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Issues Persist As Some CPS Students Return To In-Person LearningStudents from grades K-5 returned to the classroom on Monday, and there are discussions about how to bring high school students safely back. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
McCormick Places Gets Another Convention CancellationCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports concerns over COVID forced the Inspired Home Show to cancel its convention this year. It would have brought thousands of people and millions of dollars to the area.
COVID Saliva Test Developed At The U Of I Approved By The FDAThe Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization for the covidSHIELD saliva test developed at the University of Illinois.
Chicago Weather: March In Like A LambCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 5 p.m. forecast for Monday, March 1, 2021.
No One Hurt On CTA Bus That Caught FireIt's not clear what sparked the flames.
Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Ships Out, Shows Promise Against Variant StrainsThis Wednesday 83,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be coming to Illinois and 22,000 more will be in Chicago.
CPS Reopens Schools To Kindergarten Through 5th Graders, But Situation Is Far From NormalFor the first time in more than 300 days, thousands of kindergarten through fifth-grade Chicago Public Schools students spent the day back in the classroom Monday. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Franklin Park Party Video Shows No COVID Restrictions Being FollowedCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports there were dozens of mask-less people packed into a nightclub in the western suburbs.
Housewares Show Cancels For Second Year In A RowCiting concerns surrounding COVID-19, the convention, which brings thousands to the Chicago area, is cancelling its appearance this year, saying it plans on returning in 2022.
Illinois Reports Lowest Daily COVID-19 Case Count Since July, Infection Rate Below 3% For More Than Two WeeksIllinois reported 1,143 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 on Monday, as well as 20 more deaths. It's the fewest new coronavirus cases in a single day since July 28, a span of more than seven months. Katie Johnston reports.
Man, Woman Shot to Death, Bodies Found In Car In NW IndianaAuthorities say a man and woman were found dead from gunshot wounds in Gary inside a car that was running and had its hazard lights activated. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: Sunny Week AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the forecast for the week ahead.
Brookfield Zoo ReopensThe zoo reopened Monday after being closed for several months because of the pandemic. Closed spaces will remain off-limits for the exception of restrooms.
Investigation Underway After Apparent Suicide Of Chicago Police OfficerChicago police officer James Daly died at the Town Hall (19th) District police station early Monday morning in an apparent suicide.
CPS Welcomes Back Thousands Of K-5 Students As Phase-In Of In-Person Classes ResumesFor the first time in nearly a year, thousands of elementary school students returned to classrooms at the Chicago Public Schools on Monday, as the district moves forward with a phased-in plan to resume in-person classes. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.