Six Flags got approval from the state to open with reduced capacity.
Chicago Weather: More Snow Sunday, A Couple Colder Days AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has the latest 7-day forecast.
Remembering The Late, Great Jim Tilmon; Reliable Weatherman, Pioneering Pilot, Aviation ExpertTonight, we remember our friend Jim Tilmon. Jim died in Arizona. He was 86. He was a renaissance man, a pioneer; one of the first black pilots for American Airlines, and an award-winning meteorologist, who really was the great guy you saw on television.
Woman Shot, Critically Wounded In Aurora CarjackingA woman was shot and critically wounded during a carjacking on Saturday outside a Wendy's in west suburban Aurora.
Desperate Suspect Leads Police On Chase From Northwest Indiana To Chicago's South SideA police chase, standoff, and gunfire; all caught on video. It started in East Chicago, Indiana, and ended in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood on Chicago's South Side. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Chicago Weather: More Snow Sunday; Quiet, Seasonably Cold MondayCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has the latest 7-day forecast.
Former CBS 2 Weatherman Jim Tilmon Dies At 86We're sorry to tell you tonight that the great Jim Tilmon has died. Jim was one of the first Black pilots for American Airlines and a longtime meteorologist in Chicago; a career in news that included a stint here at CBS Chicago.
Funeral Held For Boone County K-9 Officer Killed In DUI CrashIn northwest suburban Belvidere, colleagues said goodbye Saturday to a beloved four-legged friend.
As COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On, Flu Season Off To A Very Quiet StartCOVID-19 continues to ravage parts of the country, but you might be wondering where is the flu? CBS 2’s Marissa Parra spoke to a healthcare worker on the frontlines with the answers on why the flu has so far been a no-show so far.
Police Chase In East Chicago, Indiana, Ends With Standoff On South SideA man was in custody Saturday afternoon, after an early morning police chase in East Chicago, Indiana, ended in gunfire in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Springfield Prepares For Possible Armed Protests Ahead Of Inauguration, But All Quiet So Far This WeekendThe Illinois State Capitol is on alert this weekend, following FBI warnings that it could be the target of violent protesters, but so far this weekend all has been quiet outside the statehouse. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Illinois Representative Adam Kinzinger On Capitol Riot: 'I Sat Around Thinking I May Have To Defend Myself In My Office'The lawmaker was at the Capitol during the riots. He says he was terrified and grateful he had his gun.
Ed's Driveway: Chevy SilveradoWe're behind the wheel of a well known pickup truck -- the Chevy Silverado. It's a full size 4-wheel drive pickup truck with a quiet and powerful Durmamax diesel engine.
Overnight Police Chase From Hammond To South Side Ends In GunfireAn early morning police chase ended in gunshots on a dead end road in Chicago's Jeffery Manor neighborhood Saturday.
Retired Chicago Firefighter Wrongly Accused Of Attack During Capitol RiotDavid Quintavalle has received all sorts of threats this week after he was wrongly identified online and accused of throwing a fire extinguisher at police during the assault on the United States Capitol.
Chicago Weather: Weekend Snow ShowersCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 5 a.m. forecast for Saturday, Jan. 15, 2021.
Chicago Weather: Light Snow Throughout The WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 10 p.m. forecast for Friday, Jan. 15, 2021.
Lightfoot Asks Judge Not To Sanction Anjanette Young's Attorney Over Raid VideoChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot asked a judge Friday not to sanction the attorney for Anjanette Young, the victim of a botched police raid first exposed by the CBS 2 Investigators.
Restaurants Continue Dine-In As Governor Says Indoor Dining Ban Will ContinueChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says she is open to indoor dining, but Gov. JB Pritzker says not yet. While we wait and see, some restaurants say they have no choice but to break the rules.
Illinois Renewing Car Registrations Even Without A Required Emissions Test--Until March 1Illinois drivers can still get their vehicle registrations renewed online, even without a required emissions test.
Markham Mayor Roger Agpawa Could Be Booted From Ballot Due To Felony ConvictionA new lawsuit means the mayor of Markham could get booted from the ballot in April due to a felony conviction.
Former Chicago Firefighter Fights To Clear Name After Being Falsely Blamed For Death Of Capitol Police OfficerIn his 32 years as a Chicago firefighter, David Quintavalle has put out a few fires, but he could not put out the fire lit by internet trolls this week. The retired firefighter tells CBS 2's Charlie De Mar it's been hell.
State COVID-19 Mitigations Leave Restaurant Owners Confused And DisappointedThree regions of Illinois can begin rolling back COVID-19 restrictions that have been in place statewide since just before Thanksgiving, and while indoor dining and bar service won't be allowed just yet, Gov. JB Pritzker on Friday said that will be allowed to happen sooner than expected.
Feds Charge Hammond, Indiana, Man With Entering U.S. Capitol During RiotsThe FBI says pictures show Kash Lee Kelly, of Hammond, waving a flag on the wall of the Capitol building and posing with a statue inside.
Semi Struck By Freight Train In PlainfieldA freight train hit the back of a semi truck near Main Street and Bartlett Avenue in Plainfield Friday night.