CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports an Evanston man is trapped in China. He's spent the last few weeks in a small apartment and he can't come home.
John Krasinski Suprises 9-Year-Old "Hamilton" FanActor John Krasinski has promised to fly a "Hamilton" fan and her mom to see the Broadway show in New York after the coronavirus pandemic. Nine-year-old Aubrey was supposed to go see "Hamilton" for her birthday, but can't because of COVID-19.
Chicago Weather: Sunny Through The Late Afternoon And EveningCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has a look at the extended forecast.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Teams Up With Athletes For 'We Are Not Playing' CampaignThe Cubs were supposed to welcome fans back to Wrigley Field last Monday, instead they're teaming up with the Mayor Lori Lightfoot and all of the city's other pro sports teams to keep Chicagoans safe.
Man Stabbed To Death In East Garfield Park, Girlfriend In CustodyA woman is in custody, after a man was stabbed to death late Sunday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. Katie Johnston reports.
McDonald's Donating 1 Million N95 Respirator Masks To First Responders, Health Care WorkersChicago-based McDonald's is donating 750,000 N95 respirator face masks to Chicago for healthcare workers and first responders.
Teachers In Des Plaines Put On Parade To Let Students Know They Miss ThemThe teachers took to the streets to wave to their students who they have not seen in weeks. One student could not sleep she was so excited to see her teacher.
Rain On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Lakeview Pantry Among Food Banks In Need Of Donations, VolunteersWith millions of Americans out of work, the need at food banks has nearly doubled overnight.
Local Distilleries Teaming Up To Make Hand Sanitizer For First Responders; Here's How You Can HelpIn one day, Two Eagles Distillery in Mount Prospect gave nearly 1,000 bottles to first responders.
Itasca Church Gives Out Free Kits For Stained Glass Project Ahead Of EasterA church in Itasca is helping families prepare for Easter with stained glass projects.
With Schools Closed Due To COVID-19 Pandemic, Some Students Worry About Taking Advanced Placement Tests At HomeIf you or your child is taking the Advanced Placement exams this year, they will go on despite the COVID-19 outbreak.
Chicago Mayor Teams Up With Athletes For 'We Are Not Playing' CampaignThe Cubs were supposed to welcome fans back to Wrigley Field last Monday, instead they're teaming up with the Mayor Lori Lightfoot and all of the city's other pro sports teams to keep Chicagoans safe.
Rapid COVD-19 Tests Available In Illinois Monday For Health Care Workers, First RespondersStarting Monday, rapid COVID-19 tests will be available in Illinois, but not everyone can get the tests.
Amid Coronavirus Anxiety, Some Find Therapy Via Telehealth Is Not Covered By InsuranceExperts say to grab a computer and talk to a counselor virtually – but CBS 2’s Lauren Victory found some insurance plans will make you pay out of pocket for it.
Officer Hit By Vehicle In Lawndale; Police Searching For DriverAccording to police, the CPD officer stopped a car with two people inside and found open alcohol.
Woman Shot In Parked Car In Rogers ParkThe shooting happened on Jonquil Terrace near Greenview Avenue.
Rain Chances Pick Up Monday NightCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, April 5, 2020.
Rapid COVID-19 Tests To Begin In IllinoisFive Chicago urgent care clinics will be offering the tests.
Wishes On Hold At Make-A-Wish FoundationThey grant wishes to critically ill children, but COVID-19 has had a big impact on Make-A-Wish Illinois. But there's something you can do for free, as CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Hammond Church Busted For Violating Stay-At-Home OrderPolice in Hammond, Indiana busted up a service at a church Sunday that was defying statewide stay-at-home orders during the coronavirus pandemic.
War Of Words Between Pritzker, Trump During COVID-19 EpidemicGov. JB Pritzker on Sunday again lambasted the federal government for failing to provide the state with the personal protective equipment he says we so desperately need. CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports.
This Week: Warming And StormsCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5:30 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Sunday, April 5, 2020.
Candidates Off The Campaign Trail During Coronvirus CrisisThe coronavirus is rapidly changing political campaigns in an election year. CBS News’ Caitlin Huey-Burns explores how candidates are adapting their voter outreach.
U.S. Coronavirus Cases Jump To More Than 300,000In the last 24 hours, another 1,300 people have died in the U.S. – and federal health officials warn this week could be even worse. CBS News’ Nikole Killion reports.