A church in Bronzeville host trade unions that put people to work – even those who have been in trouble. CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.
Chicago Weather: Warm Temps Stick Around Through TuesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
Speeding SUV Hits 3 Pedestrians In West Loop; Driver Also HurtThree pedestrians were injured when they were hit by a speeding car Friday afternoon in the West Loop.
RealID Requests Turing Into Real Headache For Those Signing Up For The CardCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on the confusion over the need for a Real ID card. Who needs one? Who doesn't?
'Starved Rock Killer' Freed After Decades Long SentenceCBS 2's Chris Tye reports the longest serving Illinois inmate has been paroled and will now spend time in a halfway house.
SWAT Officers To Soon Cover CTA Stops, Trains After String Of Violent CrimesCBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports on plans from the city's interim police superintendent to curb crime on the CTA after several violent incidents on trains and platforms, including one person shot to death.
Chicago Weather: Nice Warmup For Your WeekendMary Kay Kleist has your ReatTime weather forecast.
City To Increase Commitment To 'Choose To Change' Youth Violence Prevention ProgramA call to action from city leaders, to help children caught in the middle of gun violence. It's a multi-year program to keep kids out of harm's way.
On Stage With Chris JonesCBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Bug" now at Steppenwolf Theatre and "Graveyard Shift" at the Goodman Theatre.
'Starved Rock Killer' Chester Weger Released After Nearly 60 Years In PrisonNearly 60 years since the murders of three women at Starved Rock State Park in LaSalle County, convicted killer Chester Weger is out of prison.
One Person Shot In Calumet City Near Sibley, ClydeA person was shot in Calumet City overnight.
Chicago Weather: Warm Up Begins Friday, Continues Into Next WeekCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has a check on the extended forecast.
Chicago Police Adding SWAT Officers To CTA Train LinesInterim Chicago Police Supt. Charlie Beck says, in the wake of a string of high-profile acts of violence on the CTA, Chicago police are adding "additional resources" to the public transit system, including SWAT officers deployed to train lines.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: RebaReba is an enthusiastic two-month-old Catahoula leopard dog who is looking for a family to call her own.
You Paid For It: A Little Bit Of Heaven Homeless Shelter Gets $452,000 City Contract Despite Owing $21,000 In FinesA homeless shelter on the South Side is crawling with bugs, and filled with decay and potential dangers. Some men who stayed there said it’s not fit for humans, despite getting big bucks from taxpayers.
Cold Start To A Warm WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
1 Man Dead, Another Injured In West Side ShootingThere was a deadly shooting on the West Side Thursday night.
After 12-Year-Old Son Takes Life, Mom Founds Gabriel's Light Organization To Prevent Youth SuicideA North Side mom is on a mission to save young lives.
Carjacking, Attempted Carjacking Reported Overnight In River NorthThere was a carjacking and an attempted carjacking in River North Thursday night.
One Person Shot In Calumet City Near Sibley, ClydeThe incident took place on Sibley Road near Clyde, a few blocks east of the Bishop Ford.
'Starved Rock Killer' Chester Weger To Be FreedChester Weger has been in prison since being convicted in the 1960 murders of three women, but has maintained his innocence ever since. As CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports, Weger will be released on Friday.
Time To Push Through One More Cold NightCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. forecast for Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.
Casey Urlacher, 9 Others Charged In Gambling OperationUrlacher is the brother of Bears legend Brian Urlacher and is also mayor of the small Lake County village of Mettawa. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Woman Says Auto Theft Suspect Has Beaten Her, Is Stalking HerA man caught on doorbell video stealing a car in DuPage County has done much worse, one woman tells CBS 2's Tara Molina.
Suspect Charged In Shooting That Killed Man In Loop CTA TunnelAnother man and a woman were also injured in the shooting in the Jackson tunnel between the Red and Blue lines in which Torrez Cathery is now charged.