The Illinois Tollway system instituted tolling reform last year, under which the penalty for a missed toll went down from $20 to $3.
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.
Madigan Picks Second Successor For House Seat In Past WeekFor the second time in only five days, former Illinois State Rep. Michael Madigan and other Democratic Party officials have picked a successor for his seat in the Illinois House, after his first choice was forced to resign less than three days after he was sworn in.
Car Crashes Into BuildingAccording to the Chicago Fire Department, the incident took place in the 1200 block of West 63rd Street around 4:30 a.m.
Illinois Expands List Of COVID Vaccine RecipientsCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports some counties, including Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will aren't joining the expansion.
Illinois Expanding COVID Vaccine Eligibility, But Most Of Chicago Area Not Joining InStarting today, people under 65 with underlying health conditions will now be able to get a COVID-19 vaccine as phase 1B expands in Illinois. But some counties, including Cook, DuPage, Lake, and Will aren't joining the expansion. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe helps sort out the confusion.
Career Coach: When To Ask For Flexible Work ArrangementsCBS 2 is Working For Chicago during the pandemic to help you with your job search.
2 Officers Among 3 Injured In Crash In The LoopTwo officers were among three injured in a crash in The Loop early Thursday morning.
2 Injured After Car Crashes Into Building In EnglewoodTwo women were taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in serious condition.
Burnham Residents Furious After CARES Act Money Was Used For Water Bill Credits, But Only For Those With MetersResidents in one town say they're not getting a straight answer about how the village spent its CARES cash.
Temperatures are warming up heading into the weekend. CBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Chicago Weather: Weekend WarmupCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021.