A fire broke out in the 7200 block of South Carpenter Street shortly after 5 p.m. at a two-story building.
Harper College Offers 1,000 Full Tuition ScholarshipsMacKenzie Scott gave Harper College in Palatine $18 million. It will put half of that amount towards a scholarship fund.
Nurses Strike At Portage Park's Community First Medical CenterNurses at Community First Medical Center in Portage Park are staging a one-day strike on Monday, amid contract negotiations with the hospital.
St. Sabina Pays Young People To Turn In Guns And AmmunitionA South Side church is turning to young people to get guns off Chicago's streets. If you're 25 or younger, Saint Sabina will pay up to $200 to buy your gun. The “gun buyback” comes after a weekend that saw more than 70 people shot, at least 10 of them fatally. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Man Robbed At Gunpoint In West LoopPolice said the man, in his 60s, was held up at gunpoint, in the first block of South Desplaines Road just after midnight by a man and woman.
Growing Worry In Chinatown Over Piles Of Concrete And Chipping Paint Plaguing Busy ViaductIn Chicago’s Chinatown, you’ll find beautiful murals, delicious food, and falling concrete. Disintegrating railroad bridges are worrying residents there and nearby neighborhoods.
Biker In Critical Condition After Crashing Into CTA Bus In Little ItalyChicago police said the 25-year-old biker was riding northbound in the 900 block of South Racine Avenue when he swerved into a CTA bus. He struck the right rear tires.
Officers Shoot, Wound Armed Suspect In Bronzeville, Police SayThe incident happened in the 4500 block of South Drexel Boulevard, police said. Police said the incident started as a street stop just before 9:40 p.m.
Temperatures In The 90s LingerCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
2 Armed Robberies Reported In Lincoln Park 30 Minutes ApartChicago police said Sunday night just 30 minutes apart, a man and woman were approached by a man holding a silver handgun.
Free, Walk-Up COVID-19 Vaccinations Given Out At Sundays On State EventCOVID-19 vaccinations were available alongside shopping at dining at the Sundays on State event downtown this weekend.
U Of I Opening Student Recruitment Office In IndiaThe University of Illinois is opening an office in India to recruit undergrads and postgrads.
Chicago Weather: Sun And Heat Monday, TuesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, July 25, 2021.
Tensions High With Hearings Set To Begin For House Committee On Capitol InsurrectionHearings begin this week for the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection. As CBS News’ Christina Ruffini reports, partisan tensions are already red hot.
Woman Taken For Scary Ride In Edgewater As Carjacking, Auto Theft Crisis Persists In ChicagoCarjackings are still soaring in Chicago and there was a rash of them this weekend – one of which involved a woman being taken for a scary ride. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Man Killed In Shootout In East Side NeighborhoodA 26-year-old man is dead, after police said he was part of a group that fired shots from a car on the Southeast Side, at a group of men who fired back.
Child, Adult Hurt When Car Hits Liquor Store At 79th And ExchangeAn adult and a child were injured Sunday evening when a sport-utility vehicle crashed into a store in South Chicago.
'Great Lake Jumper' Dan O'Conor Has Jumped Into Lake Michigan Every Day For Over A YearDan O’Conor’s journey started with a search for a hangover cure. But a jump into Lake Michigan each day has turned out to have more benefits, and for months now, O’Conor has been doing it to shock his senses and clear his mind. CBS News' Adriana Diaz reports.
Dr. Anthony Fauci Frustrated By Summer COVID Surge In U.S.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says nearly 163 million people in the U.S. are vaccinated against the coronavirus – a total of 49 percent of Americans. But as CBS News’ Tom Hanson reports, millions who remain unvaccinated may soon feel the brunt of the pandemic’s latest surge.
Chicago Weather: Hot And Sunny For Days To ComeCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5:30 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, July 25, 2021.
New Uniforms Donated To Southside Wolfpack Youth Football PlayersThere was a big surprise Sunday for some hardworking youth football players on Chicago's South Side.
Hundreds Of Motorcyclists Join 17th Annual Ride To RememberIt sounded like rolling thunder on Chicago’s West Side Sunday, but it was actually a show of support for Chicago’s fallen police officers.
Landmark Plaque Added To Childhood Home Of Emmett TillOn what would have been Civil Rights icon Emmett Till's 80th birthday, his childhood home in Chicago's West Woodlawn neighborhood got a historic landmark plaque Sunday.
King Walker And Aunt Diamond Bynum Disappeared From Gary, Indiana 6 Years Ago SundayA local family is vowing never to stop searching, six years after their two loved ones vanished in Gary, Indiana.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger Named To House Select Committee Investigating Capitol InsurrectionU.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) is joining the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection.