A case of measles has been reported in the City of Chicago.
Woman Faces Fines In Caracal Cat IncidentBloomington, Illinois officials say the owner of an exotic cat that escaped and scratched two people before being killed by police is facing a fine. Matt Yurus reports.
Prosecutors: No Criminal Charges In Illinois Ammonia LeakProsecutors in northern Illinois say they won't file criminal charges in connection with an April anhydrous ammonia leak that sickened more than 40 people, including first responders. Matt Yurus reports.
Illinois Court Upholds Dismissal Of Suit Against HastertAn Illinois appeals court has upheld a lower court's decision to toss a lawsuit alleging former House Speaker Dennis Hastert sexually abused a fourth-grader in the 1970s, saying it agreed the accuser filed the suit too late. Matt Yurus reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, June 26, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
West Loop Cocktail Bar Worker Spits In Eric Trump's FaceAn employee of The Aviary cocktail lounge was detained Tuesday night after spitting in the face of the president's son, Eric Trump, who called it a "disgusting act."
R. Kelly's Attorneys To Get Video Evidence In Sexual Assault CaseFour months after he was first indicted on sexual abuse charges, R. Kelly's defense team has been given a copy of video evidence allegedly showing him assaulting one of four victims in his case.
Off-Duty Police Officer Critically Wounded In Bronzeville ShootingPolice said an off-duty officer is showing signs of improvement, after he was critically wounded when he was shot in the head while driving in the Bronzeville neighborhood overnight. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe and Eric Cox report.
Homeowner Can't Get Flooding Issue In His Alley FixedWhy does a large puddle linger behind David Johnson’s garage in an otherwise dry alley? He’s been asking his alderman the same question for years. When CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker started asking questions, she discovered where taxpayer dollars are going instead of fixing the problem.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, June 26, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Chicago Bar Employee Reportedly Spits On Eric TrumpAn employee at The Aviary cocktail bar reportedly was arrested Tuesday night, after spitting on Eric Trump, the son of President Donald Trump.
Outdoor Preschool At Walking Stick Woods Must Close In AugustForest Playschool, an outdoor preschool in the North Park neighborhood, must shut down by August because it cannot obtain the state license it needs to keep operating after losing its permit from the Chicago Park District. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
Man Killed In Lake Shore Drive Hit-And-RunA man was killed Tuesday evening in a hit and run crash near Buckingham Fountain. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
R. Kelly Back In Court In Sexual Assault CaseR. Kelly was due back in court Wednesday on sexual assault charges, and his defense team has said they hope a four-month wait for video evidence in the case will come to an end. CBS 2's Eric Cox reports.
GiGi Gianni Sings National Anthem At Cubs GameShe’s the inspiration for GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Centers.
Public Guardian Wants To Know Why Foxx Has Not Brought Charges In Case Of Swindled Nursing Home ResidentCook County's public guardian says a 98-year-old woman was preyed upon by nursing home employees paid to take care of her.
Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Bill Legalizing Recreational Marijuana In IllinoisWith Gov. JB Pritzker's signature Illinois is the 11th state to legalize marijuana, and the law is being called the most progressive in the country.
CBS 2 Weather Watch 10 p.m. 6-25-19CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the forecast.
Child Pulled From Lake Michigan At Rainbow Beach; Woman Performs CPRA 19-year-old who just finished EMT training heard that girl screaming and jumped into action.
GiGi Gianni, Inspiration For GiGi's Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Centers, Sings National Anthem At Cubs GameGiGi Gianni,16, sang National Anthem before Tuesday night's Cubs game at Wrigley Field. She’s the inspiration for GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Centers. GiGi’s mom Nancy says GiGi has always loved the National Anthem but worked for seven years to articulate the words and practices every day in order to sing it in front of nearly 40,000 people.
Family Of Misidentified Man Who Died In Hospice With Another Man's Family Speaks For The First TimeFor the first time the family of Elisha Brittman, who was misidentified as another man by Chicago police and died with that man's family, is speaking out.
Local Immigrant Worries About Being DeportedWhen President Trump called off nationwide deportation raids, for at least two weeks, it only meant another fortnight of anxiety for those potentially at risk. CBS 2 political reporter Derrick Blakley spoke with an undocumented Chicagoan who has been here two decades, but worries his time may be running out.
Facebook Censors Local ResidentCBS 2's Jim Williams reports Facebook has a strict policy on nudity and sexual content on its site. You can't post it. But the social media giant censored an historical article posted by a Chicago lawyer.
SpaceX Rocket LaunchSpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites Tuesday, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, solar sail, a clean and green rocket fuel testbed, and even human ashes.
CBS 2 Weather Watch 5 p.m.CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the forecast.
Woman Wants Explanation After Her Uncle Wandered Off From Nursing Center Last WeekA woman says a south shore nursing home has not given her any explanation after her 70-year-old uncle went missing for six days and she found him in the middle of the street miles from the facility.
CTA Officials Cite 'Human Error' As Cause Of CTA Green Line DerailmentCTA officials determined "human error" was the cause of the June 6 CTA Green Line derailment, according to a release from the CTA.
Remembering Michael Jackson 10 Years After His DeathMichael Jackson's estate paid tribute to his artistry and charity Tuesday as fans began gathering to celebrate his memory on the 10th anniversary of the King of Pop's death.
Mom Must Get Education, Job After Daughter's Shooting DeathA northwestern Indiana woman who pleaded guilty to a reduced neglect charge stemming from her 2-year-old daughter's shooting death has been ordered to take parenting classes, get an education, stay off drugs and find a job. Matt Yurus reports.
Special Prosecutor Requested In South Bend Police ShootingA prosecutor in South Bend, Indiana, is requesting a special prosecutor to investigate the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer that has roiled the campaign of mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg. Matt Yurus reports.