Chicago Weather: Breezy Overnight, Unseasonably Warm ThursdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Albert Ramon has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021.
Suburban Family Hires Contractor Through Trusted Platform, Only For Him To Wreck Their PropertyA suburban backyard was left in tatters with the garage and furniture hacked apart – and you won’t believe who was responsible. CBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports.
Tree Lighting Held For Parents Of Children Killed By Gun ViolenceFamilies decorated a Christmas tree at St. Sabina Parish in Auburn Gresham Wednesday night, but it was no ordinary decoration.
City Dismisses Lawsuit Against Fraternal Order Of Police Over Vaccine MandateMayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday announced that she has directed the city Law Department to drop its lawsuit against the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police over the city’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate.
Massive Fire Destroys Home In KildeerThe fire rendered the house a total loss, and holiday decorations may be to blame. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Chicago Police Officer Shot, Wounded In Calumet HeightsThe officer was shot during an exchange of gunfire as police conducted a traffic investigation at 92nd Street and Stony Island Avenue. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
South Side Football Team Heads To National Championship With Donations RaisedOnce in doubt, some 13-year-old football players from Chicago's south side are headed to Florida, to compete for a national championship. They needed $30,000 to make the trip and they were running out of time to raise the money.
South Side Football Team Heads To Florida To Compete In National Championship With Raised FundsOnce in doubt, some 13-year-old football players from Chicago's south side are headed to Florida, to compete for a national championship. They needed $30,000 to make the trip and they were running out of time to raise the money.
Abel Osundairo Testifies Jussie Smollett Paid Him To Help Stage Attack In 2019It is likely that the case against Jussie Smollett will hinge on whether the jury believes Osundairo. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Lawrence Ligas Becomes Latest Illinois Resident Charged In Jan. 6 Capitol InsurrectionAnother Illinois resident has been charged with participating in the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
Former Park District Supervisor Arrested Again Amid ScandalA former Chicago Park District supervisor, who already was facing charges of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl who worked as a lifeguard this summer, has been arrested for sexually assaulting another teenage girl several times starting eight years ago. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Firefighters Battle Intense Blaze In KildeerAn intense fire was raging late Wednesday in a house in north suburban Kildeer, near Lake Zurich.
Rules Committee Chair Unveils Chicago Ward Map Proposal After Canceling Potential Showdown Vote By City CouncilHarris said the Rules Committee will host two hearings on the proposed map next week, before recessing for the holidays, and then hold further public hearings in January.
Chicago Weather: Mostly Sunny ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the forecast.
Ambulance Stolen After It Was Left Running Unattended In The South Shore NeighborhoodPolice said it happened just after 9:00 a.m. Wednesday as the medical professionals were responding to a patient in the 7500 block of S. Stony Island.
Justin Fields Back On Practice Field As Bears Prepare To Take On CardinalsThe Bears are trying to keep a good thing going after stopping their losing streak, but they are up against an Arizona Cardinals team that has the best record in the NFL. CBS 2's Matt Zahn joins Marshall Harris from Halas Hall.
Police Body Camera Video Shows MSNBC Traffic Stop Following Jury VanFor the first time, we are seeing police body camera video that led to MSNBC being banned from the courtroom in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
After Devastating Fire, Area Businesses Host Fundraiser For Oak Park SalonThe community now rallying around those who've lost everything. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports from Oak Park where there are now stories of hope.
Abel Osundairo Testifies That Jussie Smollett Wanted Him To 'Fake Beat Him Up'Abel Osundairo, one of the Chicago brothers who said he was paid to pull off a fake attack against Jussie Smollett, took the stand in Smollett’s trial Wednesday as a star witness. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Chicago Weather: A Few CloudsCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the forecast.
Truck Stolen From Portage Park Car DealershipA truck was stolen from a car dealership in Portage Park during a break in early Wednesday morning.
Rotating Christmas Tree Goes Through The Roof Jefferson Park HomeThis isn't your average Christmas tree - it goes through the roof of this Jefferson Park home.
Chicago Commemorates World AIDS Day With Garden DedicationThe two acre garden is at Lake Shore Drive and Belmont at an area nicknamed the Belmont Rocks. It's a special place for the LGBT community.