The message is clear: they want to play. So on Monday, parents and advocates of some local student athletes plan to file a lawsuit to pressure Illinois lawmakers and educators to re-open schools so fall sports can begin. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Willowbrook Nursing Home Hit Hard At Beginning Of COVID-19 Pandemic Braces For Second SurgeAdministrators called it war. And they are afraid that battle could be starting up again.
Mayor Lightfoot Talks One-On-One About City Budget PainCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov sat down with Mayor Lori Lightfoot Monday afternoon to talk taxes, fees, and increasing COVID-19 concerns.
Police Search For Missing Baby After Car Was Stolen With Him InsidePolice say a car was stolen with 7-month-old Jaylen Mojica inside near Marquette Park. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Customs Agents Seize More Than $500,000 In Counterfeit Cash In ChicagoThe shipment was addressed to a home in Joliet and labeled as a prop, but importing phony currency is a felony.
UIC Doctors Say Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Trial May Have Information On Effectiveness By DecemberAt UIC doctors are well into giving the second dose of the vaccines and staying optimistic that they will be able to report on its effectiveness before the end of the year.
CBS 2 Update: Harassed And Fired Jewel Employee Gets A New JobKhaled Alayli stated his new position Monday at Fresh Farms in Niles. It is similar to the work he did at Jewel in Glenview, which did reverse course and offered him a job at a different location. He declined.
Chicago Weather: Clouds Bring In The ColdCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
Car Stolen With 7-Month-Old Baby InsideThe car was stolen near Marquette Park, but was then found more than eight miles away in Lawndale and the baby was not there. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Cook County Gets More COVID RestrictionsBecause of the growing number of coronavirus cases in the area, Gov. Pritzkers said starting Wednesday, restrictions for dining and group gatherings will be put in place.
10 Shot, 2 Chicago Siblings Killed At Mississippi Post-Funeral GatheringPolice say 10 people were shot, two fatally including siblings from Chicago, at a gathering after a funeral in Mississippi. Katie Johnston reports.
Lightfoot Celebrates Anniversary Of INVEST South/WestOne year after an initiative first got underway to give underserved communities a leg up, city of Chicago leaders are already celebrating some success.
Snow Moves Into Chicago Area, Suburbs Monday MorningCBS 2 Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Man Charged In Shooting That Injured 3-Year-Old Girl In Calumet HeightsAccording to Chicago police, Kyle Craan, 26, of Chicago, was arrested on Oct. 24 and charged with child endangerment.
COVID-19 Help For Cook CountyCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle launched the cash assistance program. It's $2.1 million funded by the federal CARES act.
Cook County Gets COVID-19 RestrictionsCiting the rapid spike in COVID-19 cases throughout the area showing no signs of moving downward, Governor JB Pritzker said Cook County will undergo similar restrictions as Chicago starting this week.
Oprah Hosting Virtual Town Halls To Encourage Voters Ahead Of ElectionOprah Winfrey is using her voice to get people to vote ahead of the 2020 election.
Meijer, HBK Engineering Among Companies Hiring For Positions In Chicago AreaCBS is Working For Chicago by providing you with the resources you need to look for and land a job during the pandemic.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Mural Goes Up On Michigan AvenueA mural painted in honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is now up on Michigan Avenue.
'Incredible Timing': On Tour Brewing In West Town Got A Food License Just As City Brings Back COVID-19 Restrictions On BarsCBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas reports they were approved for a food license at just the right time.
String Of Home Burglaries In West Rogers Park Prompts Police AlertAccording to police, there have been three incidents in the last 10 days.
Spike COVID-19 In Illinois Has Doctors On NoticeThis week, COVID-19 cases hit more than 400,000. CDC data shows Illinois was the second highest contributor after Texas.
Northwest Suburbs See First Snow Of The SeasonCBS 2 captured snow falling in Elgin overnight.
Light Rain, Snow Falling Monday MorningCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.