Sister Jean is still working on Ramblers v. Illini scouting report, but she did watch the Illini in Big Ten Championship last week and wants to be careful not to give away any of her game plan that she'll share with the players later. She's confident in Loyola.
Suburban Teens Help Peers Find COVID Vaccine AppointmentsAnyone 16 and older can now get a COVID shot anywhere in the state, except for Chicago. But getting that shot may not be as easy as you think. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports from Oak Park.
Man Lost Everything As He Waited On Callback From IDES That Never CameA man lost his home, car, and everything waiting on a call from the Illinois Department of Employment Security - a call that never came. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Chicago Weather: Dry And Quiet PatternCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 5 p.m. forecast for Monday, April 12, 2021.
Federal Funds Available To Pay For COVID-19 FuneralsBeginning Monday FEMA is offering to help cover funeral costs for victims of COVID-19. It's money some families desperately need.
COVID Cases On The Rise In IllinoisEven as Illinois expands COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to everyone age 16 and older on Monday, new virus cases continue to climb across the state, with new daily case counts having nearly doubled over the past month.
2 Police Shootings In 2 days In RockfordAuthorities are investigating two weekend police shootings in Rockford, including one in which a man was killed. Katie Johnston reports.
Piping Plovers Get More Park SpaceThe Chicago Park District added three acres to a protected area along the beach, allowing the birds to spread their wings.
Chicago Weather: A Partly Cloudy MondayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.
Navy Pier Hosting Job Fair MondayThe job fair runs from 3 to 7 p.m. and they are looking for employees for mostly outdoor positions like ride operators and guest guides.
1 Dead, 2 Injured After Shooting On Eisenhower Expressway Near Damen AvenueA shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway left one dead and two others injured near the Damen Avenue exit early Monday. Illinois State Police confirmed all westbound lanes were closed for over 7 hours and are now open.
Gary Mass Vaccination Site Hosting Walk-In DayThe new mass vaccination site in Gary, Indiana, is encouraging anyone age 16 and older to simply walk in today without an appointment to get a shot.
CTU Votes To Keep CPS High School Staff Home Starting Wednesday If There's No Reopening DealThe Chicago Teachers Union said all high school staff at the Chicago Public Schools will begin to work from home on Wednesday if there isn't "adequate movement" toward a reopening agreement with the district, as high school students prepare to return to classrooms in one week.
Metra Adding More Trains As People Start Returning To Office, But Roll Toward Normalcy Is SlowMetra is expanding its schedule - adding more trains because of an uptick in the number of people returning to the office. CBS 2’s Lauren Victory on Monday morning took us inside ridership data that's driving the commuter changes.
Working For Chicago: Summer Work Opportunities Abound On Mackinac IslandWhether you're a college student on the hunt for a summer job or just looking for temporary work, CBS 2’s Lauren Victory reported Monday morning on how you can snag employment on a beautiful island.
2 Children, 1 Adult Injured In Englewood CrashA four-car crash in Englewood sent one adult and two children to the hospital.
Group Of Men Break Into Nordstrom On Michigan Avenue, Steal Purses; 1 Person In CustodyPolice said a group of three to four men shattered the glass door with a rock and stoles purses as well as other merchandise.
1 Dead, 3 Injured After Shooting On Eisenhower Expressway Near Damen AvenueA shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway left one dead and three other injured near the Damen Avenue exit.
Partly Cloudy Skies MondayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Majority Of White Sox Receive Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 VaccineMajor League Baseball is not mandating COVID-19 vaccines, but the White Sox have really embraced the opportunity.
Storm, Lincoln Park Zoo Harbor Seal, Celebrates 14th Birthday With Special 'Cake'Every birthday calls for a cake – and a resident pinniped at the Lincoln Park Zoo enjoyed one too on Sunday.
Chicago Weather: Spotty Showers Overnight, Rolling Back Warm TemperaturesCBS 2 Meteorologist Tammie Souza has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, April 11, 2021.
Congress To Take Up President Biden's Infrastructure PlanCongress is back in business Monday, and President Biden's infrastructure plan will be a top focus for lawmakers. CBS News' Christina Ruffini reports.
Activists, Residents In Little Village Mark One-Year Anniversary Of Bungled Smokestack ImplosionResidents and community leaders in Little Village on Sunday marked the one-year anniversary of the implosion of the Crawford coal plant, which sent a cloud of toxic dust over the neighborhood and continues to have people demanding change.
1 Person Killed In Early-Morning Crash On Dan Ryan ExpresswayIt was a terrible scene on the Dan Ryan Expressway early Sunday morning, when one person was killed in a crash near 83rd Street.