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High School Kids Get Lessons In PerseveranceHigh school athletes at Barrington High School worked out to raise money for the Oscar Mike Foundation which helps wounded warriors.
Family Sues Chicago Police For Raiding The Wrong Home 3 TimesA federal civil rights lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a family who said Chicago Police officers raided the wrong home three times this year and pointed guns at children. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Beaches Closed In EvanstonPeople looking to a break from the heat by taking a dip in Lake Michigan are out of luck on Friday in north suburban Evanston. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5PM 07-19-19)CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the very hot extended forecast.
Bizarre Burglaries In Gage ParkCBS 2's Tim Cox reports a family is puzzled by a break-in where the burglars didn't take expensive items like a television or sound system, but did take personal items, like documents and undergarments.
Carnival Rides Collide In MidlothianCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports two carnival rides collided in Midlothian where a child was injured. CBS 2 learned the state never inspected the way the rides were set up.
Fire Department Not Notified Of Dangerous Chemicals Inside Vacant BuildingCBS 2's Megan Hickey reports the fire department wasn't notified about dangerous chemicals stored in a vacant building that caught fire earlier this week.
Evanston Beaches Closed After Bacteria FoundE. coli was found in the waters off several Evanston beaches, which is why they were closed on Friday.
Child Accidentally Trapped In CarCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis reports a woman accidentally locked her car with her baby inside. The extreme heat made it a crisis situation, but the baby was rescued and will be OK.

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CBS 2 Top Headlines PM 07-19-19CBS 2's Irika Sargent has the headlines and meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the forecast.
Baby Rescued From Hot CarA mom accidentally locked child inside vehicle, but immediately called 911 for help.
Animals Keep Cool At The Brookfield ZooHumans aren't the only ones trying to beat the heat. Animals at the Brookfield Zoo are getting frozen treats to keep cool during extremely high temperatures this weekend.
Michelle Obama Tops List Of Most Admired WomenAccording to a national poll, the former First Lady leads a list that includes Oprah Winfrey and Emma Watson.
On Stage: 'Cats' and 'The Wizard Of Oz'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Cats," playing at James Nederlander Theatre; and "The Wizard of Oz," playing at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM 7-19-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has a look at the 7-day forecast.
Broken Carnival Rides Injure 2 In Separate Incidents In Midlothian, PlainfieldTwo people were injured Thursday night when two carnival rides broke down at separate carnivals in south suburban Midlothian and southwest suburban Plainfield. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Car Temperatures Big Risk To Young PassengersAlready this year, 21 young people who were left in hot cars have died.
Pitchfork Planning Ahead For Extreme HeatPitchfork Music Festival kicks off Friday afternoon in Union Park on the Near West Side, and organizers are taking extra precautions to prepare for the intense heat in Chicago on Friday and Saturday.
Garfield Park Conservatory's 60-Year-Old Agave Is Blooming, For The First And Last TimeA 60-year-old agave plant is finally blooming at the Garfield Park Conservatory. What makes this so special is it only happens once, and then it dies.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, July 19, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Cal Side Marina Accused Of Holding Another Boat HostageCandace Burns tried to sell her boat at Cal Side Marina last year, but she said the marina is now holding it hostage, after claiming she owes more than she agreed to pay to fix its engine. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker digs deeper into problems with the marina.
Some Airlines Betting On 737 Max Flying Again By Fall, But Travel Expert Thinks That's UnlikelyIt might be July, but it’s not too early to think about planning for holiday travel, and if you’re flying, you could get booked on a Boeing 737 Max, even though the jets remain grounded due to safety concerns after two fatal crashes. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
2 People Injured In Carnival Ride Accidents In Plainfield And MidlothianTwo people were injured Thursday night when two carnival rides broke down at separate carnivals in south suburban Midlothian and southwest suburban Plainfield.
Excessive Heat Warning For FridayCBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist has the forecast.
Brendt Christensen Sentenced To Life In PrisonBrendt Christensen, the former University of Illinois student who confessed to killing Chinese scholar Yingying Zhang, 26, was sentenced to life in prison for her murder. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Boy, 9, Injured After Carnival Ride Accident In MidlothianA nine-year-old boy standing next to a carnival ride was injured at a festival in Midlothian on Thursday.
Chicago Police Raid Another Wrong HomeFor nearly a year, CBS 2 Investigators have uncovered a disturbing pattern of Chicago Police officers executing search warrants at the wrong homes based on incorrect or bad information. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports.
Four Cops Fired For Role In Van Dyke ShootingThree Chicago police officers and a police sergeant have been fired for covering up for Jason Van Dyke after he fatally shot Laquan McDonald, the Police Board said Thursday night. CBS 2's Charlie DeMar reports.
"Figueroa Boy" Bill Sent To Ochoa FamilyCBS 2's Megan Hickey reports the family of Marlen Ochoa, the 19-year-old who was killed and had her baby cut from her womb, was billed by the hospital caring for the baby with the name of the woman who allegedly killed Ochoa. The baby died weeks later.

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