Mayor Lori Lightfoot was on the hot seat Monday about what she did and did not know about the relationship between former Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson and Chicago Police Officer Cynthia Donald – who is now suing Johnson for sexual assault. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
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Chance The Rapper's Charity 'Social Works' Giving Out Free Turkeys On South Side TuesdayThe giveaway started in the morning at the Progressive Baptist Church with 250 turkeys.
Northwestern Researchers Report Breakthrough Chest X-Ray Using AI To Detect COVID-19The method serves as an early warning system, letting people know they need to isolate, if they're found to have COVID-19.
21-Year-Old Man Killed In Crash On I-57 Near 103rd StreetA 21-year-old man was thrown from a vehicle and was pronounced dead on the scene.
11-Year-Old Girl Shot In Park Manor NeighborhoodIt is not clear where the shots came from, but the girl's father told police that he hear noises coming from the back unit of the building and a door had been knocked down.
Police Charge 5 Teens Involved In Carjacking In The LoopThe carjacking took place around 5:30 p.m. near Lake and Randolph. A man from out of town fought off a group of would-be carjackers, and they even pulled a gun on him.
Veterans Career Fair Being Held Virtually TuesdayThe event will begin at 11 a.m. and job seekers can register for free at recruitmilitary.com.
11-Year-Old Girl Shot In Park Manor NeighborhoodAccording to police, the young girl was shot in the cheek while she was in the front bedroom of her home around 4:15 a.m. The house is located at 69th and Calumet.
Woman Says She Paid Thousands To Contractor To Fix Leaky Roof, Only For Him To Demand More And More -- And Then VanishTalk about a double whammy – your roof is messed up, you pay a contractor thousands of dollars, and he does the demolition work, only to disappear like Houdini.
One Person Killed In Crash On I-57 Near 103rd Street; Southbound Lanes ClosedPolice are investigating a fatal crash on I-57 early Tuesday morning.
Slick Driving Conditions As Wintry Mix Moves InCBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe is live in the Mobile Weather Lab driving through Mount Prospect where snow is falling.
Doctors Hope To Gain Insights Into Concussions While Some Schools Take Pandemic Break From Contact SportsCBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory takes us inside the technology, and shows us some of the strides made in head injury research this fall, even with several players forced to stay off the field.
Winter Weather Advisory In Effect For DeKalb, Kane, McHenry CountiesCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has the forecast.
Chicago Weather: Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of AreaCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, Nov. 23, 2020.
Former Student Sues Minooka Community High School, Says Racism Is Blatant And EntrenchedRacial slurs, threats, anti-Semitic symbols – a former Minooka Community High School student says hate crimes are rampant in classrooms there. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Man Speaks Out After Fighting Off Carjackers DowntownA man from out of town fought off a group of would-be carjackers right in the Loop Monday night, and they even pulled a gun on him. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar arrived on the scene moments after it all went down on Lake Street.
Officer Dragged By Car At 95th And Dan RyanA Chicago Police officer was dragged and then thrown by a car Monday evening as police said the car fled from a traffic stop near the 95th Street Chicago Transit Authority Red Line terminal. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Wicker Park, Bucktown On Edge After Spate Of Weekend CarjackingsChicago Police on Monday were investigating a rash of carjackings and attempted carjackings in trendy Milwaukee Avenue Corridor neighborhoods. CBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports.
Jed Hoyer Signs 5-Year Contact As Cubs President Of Baseball OperationsThe Cubs on Monday announced Jed Hoyer agreed to terms with the Cubs on a new five-year contract running through the 2025 season.
Kendall Coyne Schofield Will Be First Woman Development Coach For BlackhawksThe Blackhawks are hiring U.S. Women’s Team Captain Kendall Coyne Schofield as a player development coach for the organization.
Carjacking Concerns Mount Along Milwaukee Avenue CorridorCarjackers struck multiple times this week in the Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhoods. CBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports.
COVID In IllinoisThe number of confirmed COVID cases in the state is declining.
Shedd Aquarium Penguins Make Field Trip To Soldier FieldFour penguins took a field trip to explore. The trips are part of The Shedd’s Efforts to keep people engaged on social media during the pandemic shutdown.
Holiday Food Giveaways In Aurora, IndianaIn time for the Thanksgiving Day holiday, boxes of meals were given away in Aurora and Indiana to those who might need a helping hand this season.
Two Hospitalized After Old Town FireAccording to the Fire Department, there were reports of people jumping from windows to escape the fire, but it was unclear if the two people who were hospitalized had jumped.