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Chicago Weather: Hotter Temps On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a check on the extended forecast.
City Council Committee To Discuss Plan For Midnight Cutoff For Alcohol Sales At StoresThe City Council License Committee on Thursday will discuss a proposal to ban the sale of alcohol at stores after midnight, after Mayor Lori Lightfoot backed off a plan to set the cutoff at 10 p.m. in the face of widespread opposition.
5 People Injured In Mass Shooting In West Garfield ParkFive people were shot Tuesday night in a mass shooting in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Chicago Mid Rise FireCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports there was a fire in a mid rise located on Chicago and Clark Ave. Authorities are still investigating. There were no reported injuries.
Whitney Young Senior, Whose Parents Came To U.S. From Vietnam, Accepted To Naval And Air Force AcademiesAndrew Bui's family story is a Chicago original, a tale of perseverance and pride in his country, and he shared it with CBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas.
Illinois Friends Drive Themselves Nuts Playing 'Sweet Home Alabama' For 7 Hours On Road TripSummer break is finally here. No more essays or exams. Yet there's one task some Illinois students were eager to complete.
Andersonville Man Raising Money For Trevor Project With Art Installation On Porch Pride MonthJesse Campbell created an art installation on his front porch. 
Lynyrd Skynyrd Responds After Road Trippers Play 'Sweet Home Alabama' For 7 HoursCBS 2 reached out to the Lynyrd Skynyrd to see what they thought about a group of Illinois friends playing their hit "Sweet Home Alabama" for seven hours straight during a road trip to Alabama.
5 People Wounded In West Garfield Park Mass Shooting, Police SayFive people were shot Tuesday night in a mass shooting in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
16-Year-old Fatally Shot In Gage ParkThe boy was walking with a 20-year-old man, in the 5200 block of South Artesian around 10:11 p.m., when an offender approached them and started shooting. 
Another Sunny DayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Chicago Weather: Dry And Pleasant WednesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, June 15, 2021.
Registration Begins For Chicago Half Marathon And 5K;With Chicago fully reopen, registration opened Tuesday for the Chicago Half Marathon and 5K.
MacKenzie Scott Donates $8 Million To National Museum Of Mexican ArtBillionaire MacKenzie Scott has donated $8 million to the National Museum of Mexican Art.
Residents Alarmed As Motorcyclists Keep Taking Over 41st Street Pedestrian Bridge Over Lake Shore DriveA view from a distance shows moving lights heading across the 41st Street pedestrian bridge They are actually motorcycles taking over, and as CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports, neighbors are not pleased.
Search On For Bank Robber In Munster, IndianaPolice say the robber was wearing a hard hat and a hazmat suit.
With So Many Mass Shootings In Chicago, Pastor Worries That Chicagoans Are Becoming NumbEarly Tuesday morning, eight people were shot in one house in the Englewood community, and four of them died. It was the third mass shooting in two weeks in Chicago, and as CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reports, there are concerns that Chicago might be becoming numb to this type of violence.
Mayor Lightfoot Now Proposing Stores End Liquor Sales At MidnightThe proposal is a compromise from an earlier plan to cut off retail liquor sales at 10 p.m. in Chicago.
Female Lake County Courthouse Employees Claim Security Ordered Them To Partially DisrobeWomen have reportedly been told to remove their blouses while going through metal detectors at the Lake County Courthouse in Waukegan, in what has been called a breakdown in security screening protocol. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Woman Found Safe In Peoria After Being Kidnapped In Peru, IllinoisThe search continues Tuesday night for the woman's ex-boyfriend, who is the suspect in the crime, after the woman was found in Peoria.
Chicago Police Rescue Ducklings From Sewer Grate In UptownChicago Police stepped in on Tuesday to help a panicked mother. In this case, the mother was a duck.
Evacuees From Area Near Burning Rockton Chemical Plant Will Be Away From Home Another NightA low level of hydrogen cyanide was found around the Chemtool plant that went up in massive flames on Monday, and the structure may continue to burn for a week. CBS 2's Brandon Merano reports.
Coach Ernest Radcliffe Guides Young Men To Productive Lives Through SportsCoach Ernest Radcliffe has guided thousands of young men to productive lives through sports, and on Tuesday, he and his team celebrated 12 baseball players who are getting college scholarships. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Mayor Lightfoot Says Federal Government Needs To Fight Illegal Gun FlowMayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday called for a united political front against what she called a “horrible plague” of violence.

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