CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kliest has the latest 7-day forecast.
Kyle Schwarber Expected To Be Cubs' Designated Hitter Often This SeasonAt Cubs camp, there is a lot of newness for Kyle Schwarber to get used to, which likely includes a lot of time at designated hitter with it being added to the National League this season.
COVID Concerns As Students Return To College This FallCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports colleges are working to make COVID-19 accommodations for the upcoming school year.
Governor Pritzker On COVID Crisis: The Federal Government Wasn't Leading. We Were'Illinois Governor JB Pritzker testified at a Congressional Homeland Security hearing and said the federal government dropped the ball when it came to helping states like Illinois get the help they needed during the COVID-19 crisis.
Fans Can Buy Cardboard Cutouts Of Themselves In Stands At Sox Games; No Decision Yet On Opening Day Starting PitcherYou may not be able to attend the White Sox opening homestand, but a reasonable facsimile of you can! Fans can submit a photo and have their cardboard cutout sit in the stands for the first three home games against the Minnesota Twins.
Long Lines At The DMV After Deadline ExtensionCBS 2's Steven Graves reports on the frustrations by those needing to get their DMV work taken care of. But many had to wait many hours in the hot sun.
Fire Department Has To Hose Down 100th Street Bridge Amid HeatIt was so hot Wednesday afternoon that the 100th Street Bridge over the Calumet River had to be hosed down.
United Airlines Announces Furloughs To Affect Tens Of Thousands Of EmployeesCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports on the local and national impact those job losses will have.
Oak Park Black Lives Matter Mural DefacedA Black Lives Matter mural in Oak Park was defaced overnight – painted over to read, “all lives matter.” CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Long Lines Await Customers At Secretary Of State Driver FacilitiesThe COVID-19 pandemic forced drivers facilities across the state to shut down for months. Now they are back open with massive lines in the brutal heat.
Chicago Weather: Showers May Appear This EveningCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
Police Announce Plans For Citywide Unit To Deploy To High-Crime AreasMore resources to fight violent crime – Chicago Police say that is the goal of their latest initiative. But have we seen this before, and has it worked? CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot has been looking at past efforts.
What College Will Look Like With COVID-19 PrecautionsCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on what students and colleges are doing to protect themselves during the coronavirus pandemic as classes resume this fall.
Gov. JB Pritzker Announces 12 Mobile COVID-19 Testing TeamsGov. JB Pritzker on Wednesday announced the state is expanding its COVID-19 testing efforts, with 12 new mobile testing teams focusing on hard-hit communities across Illinois.
Lightfoot Pushes Back On Trump's Demand For All Schools To Reopen In FallDespite President Donald Trump threatening to "cut off funding" for schools that don't fully reopen in the fall, Mayor Lori Lightfoot says reopening decisions must be up to local school districts.
Missing Swimmer's Body Recovered From Lake MichiganChicago Fire Department and Police Department divers have recovered the body of a woman who went missing Tuesday night in Lake Michigan near the Shedd Aquarium.
Vehicle In The Middle Of Stevenson Expressway Between Cicero and PulaskiCar In The Middle Of Stevenson Expressway Between Cicero and Pulaski
2 People Escape Rollover Crash On Chinatown Feeder RampTwo people escaped a rollover crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway.
As Delayed Income Tax Deadline Approaches, Many Taxpayers Still Haven't Filed ReturnsCBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas tells you what you need to know if you’re cutting it close.
Firefighters Search For Person In Water Near Shedd AquariumFire crews will continue to search Lake Michigan Wednesday for a person who fell into the water near the Museum Campus Tuesday night.
2 Men In Critical Condition After Drive-By Shooting In Brighton ParkTwo men are in critical condition after a drive-by shooting in Brighton Park early Wednesday morning.
Fraud Complaints: Ending the FrustrationCBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker spoke with one woman who's in that boat now, and another who finally reached the right people and got the attention of federal investigators.
Sisters Say Rules For Outdoor Visits With Mom At Nursing Home Are So Strict, It May Not Be Worth HassleNursing homes are now allowing visitors outside, but it’s not as simple as just showing up.
Hot Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has the latest forecast.
Crews Search For Person In Water Near Shedd AquariumFire crews searched Lake Michigan Tuesday night for a person who fell into the water near the Museum Campus.