Multiple system outages at the Illinois Secretary of State’s office are also to blame for recent delays. CBS 2’s Lauren Victory tracked down the source.
Bulls Went After Billy Donovan AggressivelyBulls Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Arturas Karnisovas went after new Head Coach Billy Donovan aggressively – almost immediately after Donovan parted ways with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Sister Of Missing Mentally Disabled Senior Citizen Asks For Help In Finding HimCBS 2's Meredith Barack reports staff at the nursing home where he lived said they do not know where he went.
Busy First Day Of Early Voting In Kane CountyIf the lines to vote across are area are any indication, voter turnout could be very high this year. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
CPD Says Sex Offender Registry Is Back Open, But Offenders Now Say They Can't Get ThroughFor months, sex offenders In Chicago were given a grace period. The registration office was closed due to COVID-19, to the dismay of some of their victims. Now the registry is back open, but some sex offenders can’t get through. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
More Than 2,000 COVID Cases Recorded In IllinoisOn Wednesday the Illinois Department Of Public Health reported the number of cases at hovering over 1,800.
Chicago Weather: Warming Into The WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist hast he 5 p.m. forecast for Thursday, Sept. 25, 2020.
High Turnout In Geneva As Early Voting Begins In IllinoisThere was impressive turnout Thursday for the first day of early voting for parts of the Chicago area. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Indiana Moving To Phase FiveIn two days restaurants, bars, malls, and even sports venues in Indiana can go back to almost pre-pandemic rules, but that doesn't mean all businesses will be full.
Brothers Were Killed In Waukegan Home InvasionTwo brothers were killed on Tuesday when they broke into a home in north suburban Waukegan, and got into a gunfight with one of the people who lives there, police said.
SWAT Team Called In During Standoff At Hotel In DoltonA SWAT team surrounded a hotel in south suburban Dolton late Thursday afternoon.
Kenosha Protesters Sue FacebookCBS 2's Chris Tye reports they said the social media giant put them at risk. Those suing said the internet giant cost lives.
Kenosha Shooter's Defense Portrays Him As 'American Patriot'Lawyers for Kyle Rittenhouse have launched a social media campaign depicting the Kenosha, Wisconsin, shooter as not just a scared teenager acting in self-defense, but an American hero akin to the Minutemen who fought at the nation's founding. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: More Sun For FridayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the forecast.
United Airlines COVID TestingThe Chicago-based airline is offering COVID testing to specific flights before boarding.
Fire On Ewing AvenueThe Chicago Fire Department was on the scene shortly after 5:00 Thursday morning.
Facebook Users In Illinois Could Get Payment In Class Action LawsuitIf you live in Illinois, Facebook could be sending you some money to settle a class action lawsuit.
Over 23,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of Sept. 14, Amid COVID-19 PandemicThere were 870,000 new claims filed across the country last week.
Early Voting Begins For Most Of Illinois; Chicago And Cook County Suburbs Start Next MonthIn-person early voting is now underway across most of Illinois, although it doesn't start in Chicago or suburban Cook County until next month. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Former DCFS Worker Pleads Not Guilty In A.J. Freund CaseFormer Illinois Department of Children and Family Services caseworker Carlos Acosta pleaded not guilty Thursday to felony charges accusing him of failing to protect 5-year-old A.J. Freund, who died at the hands of his parents.
Protesters March From St. Sabina Church To Voice Dissatisfaction With Breonna Taylor Grand Jury DecisionProtesters gathered in front of St. Sabina Church and went on to shut down busy 79th Street in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood Wednesday, in reaction to a grand jury decision on the police officers involved in the shooting that killed Breonna Taylor in Louisville.
Car Crashes Into House In ParkviewThe car hit a pole and a fence, before crashing into the home.
Career Coach: Job Search LengthCBS 2 is Working For Chicago and working with a career coach every week to bring you advice about looking for and landing a job.
Illinois Unemployment Mistakes Stretch Beyond State Lines; Pennsylvania Man Got Benefits He Never Asked ForCBS 2 is once again Working For Chicago, turning our attention to rampant fraud that's ravaged our state's unemployment program.
Surge In Illegal Drugs And COVID-19 Counterfeits During Pandemic ShipmentsCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey got an exclusive look at the loot, how they’re finding the fakes, and why the pandemic is fueling the surge.