Sam Kerr of the Chicago Red Stars, who played i the World Cup, will root for her American teammates who are in the final game of the World Cup on Sunday.
Chicago Weather: Cooler Temperatures LakesideCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Wednesday, March 3, 2021.
Critics Say CPD Search Warrant Reforms Announced By Mayor Lightfoot Fall ShortCritics say policy changes announced Wednesday related to how Chicago police obtain and execute search warrants fall short of addressing a pattern of wrong raids first exposed by the CBS 2 Investigators. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports.
Uber Driver Recounts Experience Of Being Carjacked By Teenage GirlAuthorities say a 14-year-old girl was behind at least four carjackings in Chicago. CBS 2's Tara Molina talked to one of her alleged victims, Uber driver Carolyn Andrews.
CFD To Administer COVID Vaccine To Homebound SeniorsStarting Thursday, the Chicago Fire Department will start distributing COVID-19 vaccines to seniors who are homebound. Also on Thursday, appointments open at 8:30 a.m. for Chicago's mass vaccine site at the United Center.
Third Man Claims Sexual Abuse By Father Michael PflegerA third man has come forward claiming that he was sexually abused by the Rev. Michael Pfleger when the man was a teenager more than 40 years ago. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
'I’m Not Increasing Capacity Until My Employees Have Access To A Vaccine'Restaurants in Chicago are now able to seat at 50% capacity. But one restaurant owner in the city is taking a unique approach and holding off until all of his employees get a COVID shot. CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reports from Andersonville.
Fire At Englewood Chicken Restaurant Spreads To Neighboring LaundromatChicago Fire Department officials said the fire started early Wednesday afternoon at a chicken restaurant at the corner of 61st and Halsted. The flames spread to the neighboring laundromat.
New CPD Search Warrant Policies Could Raise Accountability ConcernsSignificant changes are coming to the department's search warrant policies., but But there is a lot the new policy Mayor Lightfoot doesn't cover. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini has a critical analysis.
Illinois Superintendents Oppose Standardized Testing During COVID-19 PandemicCOVID-19 has already turned the school year upside down, and now there is a push to cancel standardized tests for grade schools and high schools in Illinois.
Video Captures Violent Carjacking Of Woman In West LawnFrightening video shows the moment a Chicago woman was attacked and thrown to the ground by carjackers on the Southwest Side this week. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Chicago Weather: Temps In The 60s Coming SoonCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the extended forecast.
Lyft Driver Shot In Chest By Passenger Trying To Steal CarA rideshare driver was shot and seriously wounded during a carjacking attempt Wednesday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Pediatric Cancer Survivor Shaves Chicago Doctor's Head In Virtual St. Baldrick's FundraiserIt's March, which means it's time for St. Baldrick's - when brave but benevolent souls shave their heads to raise needed money for childhood cancer research.
Jesse Jackson Out Of Rehabilitation Center After Gallbladder SurgeryThe Rev. Jesse Jackson has been discharged from a rehabilitation center where he spent more than three weeks following an illness and surgery. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: Sunny And CoolCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the forecast.
United Clinic At O'Hare Airport Opening As COVID-19 Vaccination Site ThursdayStarting Thursday, O'Hare Airport will be used as a mass vaccination site for United Airlines employees.
11-Year-Old Girl Fighting For Her Life After Stray Bullet Hits Her During ShootoutThe prognosis is tough for Ny-Andra Dyer, the 11-year-old girl caught in the crossfire of a shootout while sitting in a car at a West Pullman gas station on Monday.
Lightfoot, CPD Announce Sweeping Changes To Search Warrant PolicyMayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago Police Supt. David Brown announced plans for sweeping changes to the Chicago Police Department's search warrant policies, after a years-long series of reports by the CBS 2 Investigators on wrong raids. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports the city is making changes in three areas; involving what happens before, during, and after a search warrant is executed.
St. Baldrick's Foundation Participant Shaves Head For 12th Year In A Row To 'Conquer Childhood Cancer' Holly Jo Johnson started the tradition of shaving her head after her 9-year-old neighbor was diagnosed with Leukemia. "I shaved my head to let her know she was not alone," Johnson said. She signed up for the St. Baldrick's Foundation and has been participating ever since.
She Bought A Wedding Ring For Her Husband In November; The Post Office Still Hasn't Delivered ItThe shortcomings of the U.S. Postal Service are now hitting a suburban couple where it hurts: on the ring finger.
Two Toddlers Found Walking Outside Alone In South ShoreTwo toddlers were found walking outside alone in the South Shore neighborhood overnight.
Third Man Claims He Was Sexually Abused By Fr. Michael Pfleger Over 40 Years AgoThe third man said he was 18 when his alleged incident with Pfleger occurred, but he said he came forward after hearing the brothers' claims.
After Their Cruise Was Canceled Twice - Due To Hurricane Dorian Then COVID - Royal Caribbean Won't Give Family A RefundA year ago this week, thousands of cruise ship passengers were stranded off the coast of California; kept on a boat as COVID-19 spread, in an attempt to keep the virus out of the United States.