Calling himself “a freed political prisoner,” and sporting a fresh shaving cut on his chin, an unapologetic former Gov. Rod Blagojevich said he plans work to support wrongfully convicted inmates, now that he’s been released early from prison.
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.
Westlake Hospital Being Transformed Into COVID-19 FacilityCBS 2’s Steven Graves got an inside look Sunday at how the transformation is coming together in Melrose Park.
Illinois Coronavirus Cases Top 2,300 This WeekendA total of 899 new cases were reported Sunday. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Feeling More Like Spring In Days To ComeCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has an afternoon RealTime Weather update for Sunday, April 5, 2020.
COVID-19 Pandemic Causes Custody Issues With Divorced ParentsThe COVID-19 pandemic is creating challenges for many parents, but for those divorced with children it can be even more complicated.
Archdiocese Of Chicago Sets Guidelines For Celebration Of Liturgies During Holy WeekIn churches the number of celebrants must not exceed 10 people, and everyone must stay six feet apart.
CPS To Continue Operating Grab And Go Meal Sites During Spring BreakChicago Public School will continue to provide free meals to families during spring break, which begins Monday, officials confirm.
Rock Steady ThroughThe Macon Blue Beat Combo plays us into a segment of the CBS 2 morning news.
Illinois Leaders plead For People To Stay Home As COVID-19 Cases Top 10,000Illinois has now exceeded 10,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, with deaths now totaling 243.
Chicago Weather: Big Warmup AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 7 a.m. forecast for Sunday, April 5, 2020.
Gunman Found Dead After Standoff In Arlington HeightsThe family that lived in the house was found safe.
High Of 72 Coming TuesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Sunday, April 4, 2020.
Thousands Of Americans Stuck Abroad During COVID-19 PandemicAs the coronavirus spreads across the globe, thousands of Americans are still stuck abroad trying to get home. CBS News’ Kris Van Cleave reports.
Clerk Stabbed To Death At Brighton Park Liquor StorePolice say it started when the suspect tried to buy liquor, and the clerk refused to sell because the suspect would not show ID.
Standoff Shuts Down Roads In Arlington HeightsThe standoff shut down Arlington Heights Road near Rand Road.
Chicago Target Store Employees Test Positive For CoronavirusThe employees work at the Near North and South Loop locations.