The new coronavirus is hitting all aspects of the world hard. The trickle-down effects are infinite. In the Chicago suburbs, dozens of homeless people could wind up on the streets, after church shelters shut down. CBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas looks at the heroic efforts to keep a roof over their heads.
Retired Firefighter Killed In Attempted Carjacking In Morgan ParkA retired firefighter was shot and killed Thursday afternoon during a carjacking attempt in Morgan Park. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
OSHA Investigating After Longtime Mercy Hospital Nurse Dies Of COVID-19A longtime nurse at Mercy Hospital has died of COVID-19, and now her death is under investigation.
Real Christmas Grinches Stealing Holiday DecorationsA Santa swiper in Chicago was caught on camera stealing St. Nick and his reindeer from a yard in less than 30 seconds. It's something that has been happening around the city.
Catholic Brother ArrestedThe man allegedly stole money from a church charity.
Evanston Pen Pal ProgramCBS 2's Brandon Merano reports on what seniors and young people are doing to connect during the pandemic.
COVID Vaccine For ChildrenThe director of the National Institutes of Health is saying trials for young kids could start early in 2021.
COVID Cases In IllinoisCOVID-19 deaths in the state continue to rise.
Man Shot Dead During Carjacking Attempt In Morgan ParkThe 65-year-old man was shot during a carjacking attempt at 118th Street and Western Avenue, and while he had his own gun and fired back, he did not survive. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Music Box Presents 'It's A Wonderful Life' And 'White Christmas' At Chicago Drive-InYou can head to a Chicago drive-in theater where the Music Box will be showing classics on the (really) big screen for people to enjoy from the safety of their cars. Katie Johnston reports.
Hundreds Pack Hotel For Wedding Reception Despite COVID-19 SpreadHundreds of people crowded into a hotel ballroom on Wednesday, toasting newlyweds. But in the middle of a pandemic, how is that allowed? CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Boeing Puts 737 Max Jet Back Into Air For Demonstration FlightThursday was a big day for Chicago-based Boeing. For the first time since March of 2019, passengers flew on a 737-Max jet.
SUV Pulled Out Of Pond In WheelingWheeling police told CBS 2 the woman driving mistook the accelerator for the brakes while driving on Northgate Parkway around 11 p.m.
Chicago Weather: Plenty Of SunshineCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the forecast.
Illinois UnemploymentThe state of Illinois reported an increase in the number of unemployment claims filed.
With Winter Approaching, City Officials Say They're Prepared For Eventual Arrival Of Snow, Extreme ColdChicago's forecast might be clear and relatively mild for the foreseeable future, but Mayor Lori Lightfoot and other top city officials on Thursday sought to assure the city they are prepared for when snow and extreme cold do arrive this winter.
Woman, 70, Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash On Lower Wacker DriveA woman is dead after an overnight hit-and-run crash downtown on Lower Wacker Drive, and police are still trying to find the other driver involved. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe tells us what investigators have learned.
Chicago Hospital To Treat COVID With AntibodiesA Chicago hospital is the first in the city to use an FDA approved antibody infusion for COVID patients.
Grocery Shoppers Seeking Out More Variety During Pandemic, But Expert Says Boon For Stores Won't Last After Vaccines ArriveOne sector of society keeping an especially close eye on the vaccine timeline is grocers.
Career Coach: Temp Jobs On ResumesThis week, we asked our career coach about temp jobs, side hustles and seasonal positions. Should you add them to your resume?
70-Year-Old Woman Dies In Crash On Lower Wacker Drive In The LoopA woman was killed in a hit-and-run crash in The Loop overnight.
ISP Investigating Shooting On Dan Ryan Expressway; 2 People ArrestedIllinois State Police are investigating a shooting on the Dan Ryan Expressway.
Clear Skies ContinueCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Police Dash Cam Footage Shows Deadly Crash In BerkeleyThree people are dead and a fourth was seriously injured when a car fleeing a traffic stop slammed into a semi-trailer truck in west suburban Berkeley this week.