CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Summer" about the life of legendary singer Donna Summer, now playing at the Nederlander Theatre and the classic "American in Paris" on stage at the Drury Lane Theatre.
Building Heat This WeekCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your RealTime Weather update for Monday, July 13, 2020.
Unemployed Workers Complain They've Been Waiting For Days For Callbacks From IDES Phone SystemMany jobless Illinois workers have taken advantage of the state’s new feature in which they can skip countless calling and long hold times and let someone from the state’s Department of Employment Security call them back. The problem is, some wait times have turned into days. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Crowds Of Mostly Teens Getting Out Of Hand Downtown, Neighbors SayIt’s getting out of hand – that’s what people who live downtown say about crowds gathering on weekends. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Police Departments Cut Ties With 'Jake The Striper' Over Social Media PostsA man known as Jake the Striper has done decal work for hundreds of thousands of police cars. But now, several of his longtime clients are calling it quits after racist, homophobic, and anti-Semitic posts came to light. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
David Ross, 5 Cubs Players, Miss Workout As They Await COVID-19 Test ResultsTesting delays forced Chicago Cubs Manager David Ross and five other players to miss their workout at Wrigley Field Monday morning, out of an abundance of caution.
Cameras Designed To Catch Expressway Shooters Still Not In UseGetting a direct answer to what the holdup is in getting the cameras going has been a slippery process. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Gary Schools Give Option Of Classroom Or E-LearningParents everywhere have been waiting to find out whether their kids will be returning to class. On Monday, parents in Gary got the answer. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Chicago Marathon CancelledCBS 2's Jim Williams reports on why race organizers cancelled the anticipated event drawing more than a million spectators.
Chicago Alderman Says She Has COVID-19Ald. Carrie Austin announced that she has the coronavirus. She has missed the last two City Council meetings.
Supplies Of RemdesivirCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports on why some hospitals have the drug used to treat COVID-19 patients and why some don't.
Blackhawks Training Camp Opens, But Without Corey CrawfordTraining camp opened on Monday, and Corey Crawford was the only player in the 35-man roster who was not on the ice. And it is not just a one-day thing.
Chicago Weather: Storm Threat On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
City Shuts Down Wise OwlThe Chicago establishment is cited for numerous COVID-19 rule violations.
Field Of Dreams For Joliet SlammersCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on an independent baseball team in Joliet that's ready to play ball with several fans in the stands.
Shooting Victim's Sister: Where Are Expressway Cameras?CBS 2’s Chris Tye looks into whether critical clues could have been lost in expressway shootings, because cameras, promised months ago, are still not in place.
COVID-19 Cancels Chicago MarathonCBS 2's Jim Williams reports the risk for more people to get infected with the coronavirus was too great for race organizers.
Loyola University To Shift Most Classes Online For FallLoyola University will have most of its classes online this fall, limiting in-person courses to those that require face-to-face interaction, such as labs, experimental learning, and research. Katie Johnston reports.
Illinois Launches Campaign To Prevent Abuse Of SeniorsIllinois is launching a $2.1 million campaign to prevent abuse, neglect and exploitation of seniors and adults with disabilities, a problem officials fear has worsened during the coronavirus pandemic. Katie Johnston reports.
Sunny Day; Warmup AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Tax Day Is WednesdayIf you're filing for an extension, here's information you need to know.
Walgreens Lost $1.7B In 3Q As COVID-19 Tightened GripThe coronavirus pandemic pushed Deerfield-based Walgreens to a $1.7 billion loss it the most recent quarter with customers staying home or limiting shopping to essential supplies from grocery stores. Katie Johnston reports.
American Airlines Might Cancel Some Boeing 737 Max OrdersAmerican had 24 Max jets before they were grounded in March 2019. Katie Johnston reports.
Woman Shot While Riding In SUV On Dan Ryan Expressway; Southbound Lanes ReopenA woman was shot while riding in an SUV on the Dan Ryan Expressway early Monday morning.
After Another Bloody Weekend, Top Cop Says There Aren't Enough Opportunities To Offset CrimeAfter another weekend that saw dozens of people shot across the city, Chicago Police Supt. David Brown said police can't stop the violence alone, especially when the biggest employer for many young people on the West Side is the illegal drug trade. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.