The stay-at-home order did not stop Mary Ann Covone from getting her Old Town School of Folk Music accordion class to connect -- this time in a virtual setting. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
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New Government Report Highlights Scope Of Unemployment Fraud In IllinoisThe report flags Illinois as one of the states having big problems with unemployment fraud, specifically stating Illinois is one of the states that could have done more, earlier, to verify identities.
DOJ Helping With Investigation Into Fatal Shooting Of Marcellus Stinnette By Waukegan PoliceThe Department of Justice is getting involved in the fatal police shooting of a teen in Waukegan.
Deering Charged In Killings Of Pregnant Cook County Probation Officer Stacey Jones And Her BabyCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports Corey Deering faces two counts of first-degree murder, and is was ordered held without bail Friday afternoon. Police and prosecutors said he is the father of Jones' baby, and shot her because he didn't want to pay to care for the child.
Chicago Weather: Time For A Cool ChangeCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the weekend forecast.
Hoosier Confusion Over BallotsThere is Campaign 2020 confusion over mail-in ballots in Indiana. CBS 2's Steven Graves found out even those in charge didn't know the rules.
Head Of The IDPH Shows Frustration At High COVID Numbers In IllinoisHolding back tears and trying to not to show her sadness and frustration with the state's rising COVID-19 cases, the director of the Illinois Department of Public Health urged people to "fight the fatigue" and follow the rules to combat the spread of the virus.
Corey Deering Charged In Killings Of Pregnant Cook County Probation Officer Stacey Jones And Her BabyA Chicago Park District football coach has been charged with shooting his pregnant-ex girlfriend, Stacey Jones, killing her and his baby boy, who was delivered moments before Jones' death, but also died four days later. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey has the story.
Little Village ShootingA man in his 30s was in serious to critical condition Friday afternoon, after Chicago police shot him during an "armed encounter" in the Little Village neighborhood, as officers were responding to a report of shots fired. Police did not say if the man fired at officers.
Chicago Weather: Plunging Temperatures Headed Into The WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
Chicago Road Trips That Are One Tank AwayChicago has something for every season, and fall is particularly magical. Check out these ideas for one-tank trips with your family and friends! There is something for everybody.
Man Charged In Killings Of Pregnant Cook County Probation Officer Stacey Jones And Her BabyA 39-year-old man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of pregnant Cook County probation officer Stacey Jones, and the death of her baby boy, who died four days after he was delivered.
Thieves Targeting Parked Cars At Jack's Pop Up Pumpkin PatchA popular North Side Halloween attraction has been targeted by thieves.
Chicago Weather: Chilly Weekend AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has a look at the extended weather forecast.
2 Injured After Police Chase Ends In Crash In Hammond, IndianaTwo people were injured after a police chase ended with a crash in Hammond, Indiana.
Court Hearing Delayed For Serial Stowaway Marilyn HartmanChicago’s infamous serial stowaway, Marilyn Hartman, was due back in court on Friday, but her latest hearing was delayed until December, after the judge tested positive for COVID-19.
8-Year-Old Girl Shot In Head While Doing Homework In East ChicagoAn 8-year-old girl is in critical condition after she was shot while doing homework in her home in Northwest Indiana Thursday night. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: SpencerThe PAWS Dog of the Week is Spencer. He is a fun and adorable five-year-old poodle mix looking for a loving forever home.
Austin Harvest Market Kicks Off FridayAn outdoor fall festival is being held today and it's being put on by high school students.
Azul 18 In Pilsen First Restaurant To Test New Canopy Design For Outdoor Dining In Cold WeatherRestaurants across the city face a challenge: how to safely serve people in the winter?
1 Person Shot While Driving On I-57 Exit Ramp Near 111th StreetA person was shot while driving on an exit ramp on I-57.
8-Year-Old Girl Shot While Doing Homework In Northwest Indiana HomeAccording to East Chicago police, the girl in the living when she was shot in the head shortly after 10 p.m.
Azul 18 In Pilsen First Restaurant To Test New Canopy Design For Outdoor Dining In Cold WeatherCBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas reports it's all thanks to a local design company that's changing their game plan.
Rainy Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has the forecast.
Storms And A Big Cooldown ComingCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020.