A beloved Jewel-Osco worker with special needs says he was unfairly fired from his job in Glenview, and more than 12,000 people have signed an online petition trying to get the man's job back. Even a state lawmaker is getting involved.
70-Year-Old Woman Dies In Crash On Lower Wacker Drive In The LoopA woman was killed in a hit-and-run crash in The Loop overnight.
ISP Investigating Shooting On Dan Ryan Expressway; 2 People ArrestedIllinois State Police are investigating a shooting on the Dan Ryan Expressway.
Clear Skies ContinueCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Police Dash Cam Footage Shows Deadly Crash In BerkeleyThree people are dead and a fourth was seriously injured when a car fleeing a traffic stop slammed into a semi-trailer truck in west suburban Berkeley this week.
Chicago Weather: Dry Pattern ContinuesCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your RealTime Weather forecast for Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020.
Landlord Says She Has Not Received Rent On House She Owns In Over A YearThe moratorium on evictions is meant to protect people from losing everything during the pandemic. But CBS 2’s Tara Molina found one landlord who has not received rent in more than a year.
CTA Passengers Evacuated When Red Line Train Gets Stalled Near Cermak-ChinatownThe incident happened as Chicago Transit Authority Red Line service was halted from Fullerton to Garfield for hours Wednesday night due to smoke in the subway section of the line.
Hundreds Pack Hilton Chicago/Northbrook Hotel For Wedding, Masks ScarceHundreds of people crowded into a hotel ballroom on Wednesday, toasting newlyweds. But in the middle of a pandemic, how is that allowed? CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Car Slams Into Pole Killing 2 In Lawndale, Police Say It Was Being ChasedA car split in half after crashing into a pole during a shootout in Lawndale Wednesday night, and two people were killed.
Family Recalls Terrifying Moments When Man Got Shot During Bucktown Carjacking AttemptRecently, a family’s sense of security was horrifically violated, as a mother and daughter screamed and pleaded with carjackers in a Bucktown alley – and the father was shot while trying to help. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Residents Served By Mount Greenwood Post Office Are Fed Up With Missing MailPostal problems have been a side effect of the pandemic - but not in this case. People served by the Mount Greenwood Post Office told CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot they have had mail problems for more than 18 months.
Thousands Of Illinois Businesses Got $1 Million Or More In PPP LoansThousands of Illinois businesses received millions in loans under a federal government program created to help small companies recover from the economic crisis left in the wake of the pandemic.
Some Illinois GOP Lawmakers Call For Speaker Mike Madigan To Resign, Leave State GovernmentThe heat is being turned up another notch for Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan to resign. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
ICU Beds Filling Up As COVID-19 SpreadsThe majority of intensive care unit beds in Indiana were occupied by COVID-19 patients Wednesday. Physicians say the pressure on resources and staff is unsustainable.
Skating Ribbon Now OpenReservations are required if you want to hit the skating ribbon at Maggie Daley Park.
Arsonist Burns Catering TrucksCBS 2's Brandon Merano reports on catering trucks set on fire in Chicago early Wednesday morning. CPD is investigating.
Smoke Shuts Down Red Line SubwayChicago Transit Authority Red Line service has been halted from Fullerton to Sox-35th due to smoke in the subway section of the line near the Roosevelt station.
Online Puppy Scams Are On The RiseMore and more people have been adopting pets amid the pandemic – and with this demand for pets, there has also been an increase in pet scams this year. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Northwestern Doctor Describes Working 36 Hour Shifts Amid PandemicSome Chicago doctors say they have had to work up to 36 hours straight because of COVID-19. The months of physical and emotional strain are taking a toll, and they are now getting ready for what could be the worst surge yet.
G Herbo Charged With Using Stolen Credit Cards On Lavish LifestyleChicago rapper G Herbo is accused of using stolen credit cards to charter private jets, rent exotic cars, and buy designer puppies.
Chicago Weather: A Little Warmer Than UsualCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the forecast.
Predicament With Holiday PackagesCBS 2's Steven Graves reports on tips to keep holiday package deliveries from being taken by porch pirates.
Final Sentencing Set For Man Who Claimed To Be Missing Aurora BoyA federal judge has scheduled final sentencing on December 15 for an Ohio man who falsely claimed to be a long-missing Aurora child. Katie Johnston reports.