More than 2,000 seniors will be getting personal protective equipment Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.
22-Year-Old Woman Shot While Sitting In Car In RosemoorPolice said the woman was found in her car, in the 10200 block of South King Drive just before 1 a.m., with gunshot wounds to her head. Her vehicle had several bullet holes in the driver-side door.
United Center Could Turn Into Mass Vaccination SiteThe announcement will likely come from Gov. JB Pritzker Friday.
After Smooth Sailing With Unemployment Claims Last Year, Two Former Restaurant Workers Now On Rollercoaster Ride To Get BenefitsToday, the Morning Insiders found two women pleased with the system for months. Then 2021 hit. Now they're swept up in IDES drama too.
Rain Friday; Weekend Warmup AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Chicago Weather: Warming Trend This WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021.
Celebrating Black History Makers: Sydney Barber, First Black Female Brigade Commander At U.S. Naval AcademyAt 21 years old, a Lake Forest native became the first Black female brigade commander ever at the U.S. Naval Academy. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot introduces us to this Black History Maker.
Trouble Accessing 1099-G Forms For Unemployment Benefits Online? Tech Expert Has Possible FixAfter our story this week revealing technical difficulties accessing the 1099-G tax document for unemployment benefits online, an IT expert reached out to CBS 2's Tara Molina with an idea.
CBS 2 Exclusive: West Side Mom Says She Never Left Kids Alone Or WithoutA young mother was arrested on accusations of living in a filthy, abandoned apartment with her seven children. But suddenly, all the charges against her were dropped. CBS 2's Jermont Terry has an exclusive look at what Jessie Hunt said was really going on behind closed doors.
Cook County Public Guardian Demands Answers In Sex Abuse Case Of 10-Year-Old GirlThe Cook County public guardian is demanding answers from police and prosecutors, about why no one's facing charges in the repeated sexual abuse of a 10-year-old girl. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini first uncovered the case last week.
Car Delivery Driver Attacked In Des Plaines, 3 Luxury Cars StolenPolice said a group of bold robbers beat a man and left him in the snow as they carjacked three cars he was delivering to a Des Plaines dealership. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Father Faces Charges After Car Is Towed With Baby InsidePolice say the father parked the car illegally downtown with the baby inside and ran into a store. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Spring Training 2021: Kris Bryant On Jed Hoyer, Nick Madrigal Feeling Good After SurgeryCBS 2's Matt Zahn has the latest on Spring Training with the Cubs and White Sox.
Appointment Only At The DMVBefore heading to an Illinois DMV facility, you'll have to make an appointment online first.
More Carjacking Arrests In Chicago, But Is That Solving The ProblemCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports community efforts, the weather and police may all have a role in the uptick in carjacking-related arrests.
Postal Workers In Chicago Surprised To Learn Of Dismissal Due To 'Lack Of Work' Amid Continued Mail DelaysWhen the holidays end, so too does employment for hundreds of postal workers brought on seasonally, but in a year when the delays have been unprecedented and need for manpower so great, some workers were surprised to learn their reason for dismissal was because of a "lack of work" and they had been boxed out of open positions.
Indiana Cracking Down On Clinics Giving Vaccines To Illinois ResidentsSome clinics in the Chicago area are now cut off from getting any more shipments of first doses of COVID-19. They are being punished for breaking the rules.
Man Hurt In Shooting On Dan Ryan ExpresswayA child was also in the car at the time, but was not hurt. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Illegally Parked Car Towed With Baby Inside DowntownA car was towed with a baby inside Thursday, after police said a father left it illegally parked downtown while he ran into a store. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Breaking: Baby Left In Car That Was TowedA baby was left in an illegally parked car that was towed downtown this afternoon. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov has more at 5 and 6.
Northwestern-Michigan Game To Honor B10's 1st Black PlayerThe Big Ten is getting a 16th trophy game in football. This one will honor the first Black man to play in the conference. Northwestern and Michigan will meet for the George Jewett Trophy beginning in October. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Illinois Sets New Vaccination Record As COVID-19 Infection Rate Falls To Lowest Point Since Early JulyMore than 130,000 people received COVID-19 vaccinations in Illinois on Wednesday, by far the most in a single day so far, as the state's average infection rate also reached the lowest point it's been in more than seven months. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Chicago Weather: Sun Sticking AroundCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
6 Displaced; 3 Injured After House Fire In West EnglewoodAccording to the Chicago Fire Department, two people were rescued with arial ladders from the second floor of the home located at 2019 W. 68th St. around 3 a.m.
Facebook Removes Video Of Congresswoman Newman Displaying Transgender FlagA dramatic new twist in the feud between a Chicago area Democratic congresswoman and a Republican colleague from Georgia. Rep. Marie Newman tweeted that Facebook took down a video of her putting a transgender flag outside her Capitol Hill office, calling it hate speech.