Overnight flooding on Lower Wacker Drive in Chicago left quite a mess for crews to clean up in the Loop. The flooding impacted the south bound side of Lower Wacker near LaSalle where water rushed up from the ground. Crews made good progress in getting rid of the standing water but have not said what caused the flooding.
U.S. Marshals Add Murder Suspect John Panaligan To Most Wanted ListJohn Panaligan is wanted in connection with the murder of a Northbrook lawyer, who was found strangled in his office in 2016.
Ed's Driveway: Lincoln AviatorWe're behind the wheel of an SUV built right here in Chicago. It's the beautiful Lincoln Aviator, which is built on Chicago's great South Side.
Shop Owners Hope For Increase In Sales On Small Business SaturdayNow more than ever, local businesses are in need of support, and many are offering special discounts and incentives on Small Business Saturday.
United To Carry Pfizer Vaccines If Approved; CDC To Hold Emergency Meeting Dec. 1Drug maker Pfizker chose Chicago-based United Airlines to fly its coronavirus vaccine across the country if it is approved.
Police: Man Pushed Onto CTA Tracks At Jackson Red Line After ArgumentAround 7:20 p.m. the male victim got into an argument with an unknown person on the tracks at the Jackson Red Line. The argument turned physical, and the victim was pushed onto the tracks and struck by an oncoming train.
Chicago Weather: Warm Weekend Before Temperatures TumbleCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 5 a.m. forecast for Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020.
Woman Recovering After Life-Saving Heart Transplant Doctor Calls 'One In A Million'After eight hours in surgery over Thanksgiving, a Kankakee woman is recovering after she got a new heart. Her case is so unusual doctors say out of the thousands of transplants they do a year, maybe one like this ever happens.
Chicago Weather: Mild And Pleasant WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 10 p.m. forecast for Friday, Nov. 27, 2020.
Manhunt Underway For Man Suspected Of Abducting Son After Murdering His Mother; Boy Found SafeAfter police say his mother and uncle were murdered and he was abducted, 1-year-old K'Marion Hebron is now safe. The man accused of taking him and killing his mother and uncle was still on the run Friday night.
COVID-19 Pandemic Leaves Nonprofits In Need In Holiday SeasonThe world may be in for a COVID Christmas, but there is no skipping presents in a pandemic, and nonprofits are especially in need. Some Chicago charities are making major changes this season.
Archbishop Wilton Gregory To Become First Black Cardinal In United StatesArchbishop Wilton Gregory was in quarantine in Rome Friday, just hours away from making history as the South Side native will become the first Black American cardinal in the history of the Catholic Church Saturday.
Postal Problems As People Don't Get Their PackagesCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports, some Edgewater and Rogers Park residents are not getting their mail.
Chicago's Black Shop FridayCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports on what Black owned businesses are doing to get the attention of holiday shoppers, at a time when sales are critical for shops hit hard by the pandemic.
Delivery Problems At The Post OfficeCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports on issues surrounding mail service delays in Chicago's Edgewater and Rogers Park neighborhoods.
Chicago Weather: Cooler Temps On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the weekend and extended forecast.
More Mail Delays In ChicagoCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports some residents in Edgewater and Rogers Park are upset their mail is being delayed by days and even weeks.
Chicago Fire Department Reveals Cause Of Fire That Left Two People Dead.Two seniors were found dead Thanksgiving Day night in a fire in the Old Irving Park neighborhood. Officials said the fire was caused by "careless use of smoking materials," and an oxygen tank in the home helped fuel the blaze.
Road To Recovery From COVIDCBS 2's Meredith Barack reports a man hospitalized with COVID earlier this year is back home and is giving thanks regarding his recovery.
Chicago's Black Shop FridayCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports on local Black owned businesses and the push for people to shop locally and support Black owned businesses hit by the pandemic.
Six Flags Holiday In The Park Light Show Opens FridaySix Flags got approval from the state to open with reduced capacity.
Michael Jordan Donates $2M To Feeding AmericaThe Bulls legend donated to Feeding America, which helps people across the country with food insecurity issues.
Brookfield Zoo's Holiday Experience Begins FridayBrookfield Zoo’s Holiday Magic begins Friday with festive, and safe, attractions.
Chicago Weather: Few Clouds Saturday, Sunny On SundayCBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has a look at the extended forecast.
Facing COVID Challenges For Red Kettle Campaign, Salvation Army Introduces Kettle PayThe Salvation Army is facing new challenges with its bell-ringing campaign, due to the pandemic. This year the organization is helping to care for millions more people than usual.