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Chicago Weather: Storms Bring Cooler TemperaturesCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
Chicago Spelling Bee Champion Danielle Addo Competes In Scripps National Spelling Bee PreliminariesCan you spell winner? Danielle Addo, an 8th grader from Amelia Earhart Elementary School, is representing the Chicago Public Schools in the preliminary rounds of the prestigious Scripps National Spelling Bee this weekend.
Family And Friends Call For Improved Bike Safety After Death Of CyclistA celebration of life turned into a call for action in Logan Square. Family, friends, and neighbors ended a vigil in honor of Kevin Clark by making some noise for bike safety.
Protesters Demand Arrest Of Officer In Anthony Alvarez ShootingDozens of people turned out in Logan Square on Saturday, calling for justice for Anthony Alvarez, a 22-year-old man shot and killed by Chicago police on March 31.
One Person Killed, Dog Wounded In South Loop ShootingA person is shot dead in broad daylight in the South Loop. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports a dog might also have been hurt in the shooting near Harrison and Wells.
Fire Breaks Out At Calumet City Apartment BuildingAn early morning apartment fire in Calumet City sent a few people to the hospital. The fire broke out on 158th Place. A number of people were given oxygen and taken away on stretchers as fire crews worked to put things out. 
More Than 150 Sailboats To Compete In Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta This WeekendThere is a spectacular sight on Lake Michigan this weekend -- the Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta. Sailboats can be seen racing starting around 11 a.m. Saturday and again Sunday. More than 150 vessels with their colorful flags are docked at Monroe Harbor. 
10 Shot, 1 Fatally, In Overnight Shooting In ChathamOne woman was killed and nine others were wounded after a mass shooting on Chicago's South Side early Saturday morning.
Carjacker Takes SUV With 3-Year-Old Inside But Returns Child Moments Later; Police Searching For ManAfter circling the block, the carjacker brought the 3-year-old back to her mother, then sped off again with her vehicle. 
Chicago Weather: Chance Of Storms SaturdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 5 a.m. forecast for Saturday, June 12, 2021.
1 Killed, 9 Others Injured In Mass Shooting On South SideOne woman was killed and nine others were wounded after a mass shooting on Chicago's South Side early Saturday morning. 
Chicago Weather: Mostly Hot And Sunny; Scattered Storms Bring Rain, Cooler Temps For SomeCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 10 p.m. forecast for Friday, June 11, 2021.
Chicago Pride History Makers: Tracy Baim, Founder Of The Windy City TimesTracy Baim did more than tell the fight-for-rights story in Chicago. A community media evangelist, she saved the Chicago Reader, but also co-founded the Windy City Times. 
Chicago Police Officer Charged With Role In Capitol Riot"The fact that Chicago police officer has been charged in that attack on American democracy, makes my blood boil. Makes me sick to my stomach," Chicago Police Supt David Brown said. "If the allegations are true, it breaks my heart."
Guard Shot, Killed During Gary, Indiana Bank Robbery; 1 Suspect Caught, Another SoughtThe FBI said the guard was killed during a robbery shortly after 1:15 p.m. at the First Midwest Bank branch at 1975 W. Ridge Rd. in Gary.
Blue Line Shut Down After Person Struck By Train At Cumberland StationA man has died after he was struck by a CTA Blue Line train at the Cumberaland station Friday night.
Flames Engulf Party Bus That Was Packed With Passengers Celebrating A BirthdayA party bus caught fire Friday night on the Ohio ramp off the Kennedy Expressway. There were about 20 passengers on board for a 50th birthday party. At 10 p.m. there was no word of injuries or what caused the fire. 
CPD Officer Charged For Participating In U.S. Capitol RiotCBS 2's Steven Graves reports the CPD officer has been on the force for a little more than two years. He has been placed on desk duty as the investigation into his involvement continues.
13-Year-Old Who Tried To Commit Suicide After Getting Bullied Has DiedCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports the child tried to kill himself after he said he was constantly bullied as a CPS student.
Gary, Indiana Bank Guard Shot Dead During RobberyCBS 2's Jermont Terry reports one suspect was caught and authorities are still searching for the second one.
Chicago Weather: Chance Of Rain On SaturdayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
Illegal Party Task Force PivotsCBS 2's Tara Molina reports the group charged with cracking down on illegal parties during the pandemic will now focus on illegal activies.
Old Town Art Fair Returns After COVID Closed It Last YearCBS 2's Brandon Merano reports from Old Town where organizers are setting up for its annual art fair.

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