Chicago Public Schools Chief Executive Officer Dr. Janice Jackson will soon step down as head of the nation’s third largest school district – amid a pandemic and a citywide vaccination effort. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports on the plan under way to get students vaccinated.
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'You Feel Like The City Is Taking Money Out Of Your Pocket': Speeding Tickets On The RiseSpeeding tickets have jumped from nearly 36,000 before March 1, to more than 398,000 after, CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker Investigates.
CPS High School Dean Under Investigation For Homophobic Jokes On FacebookHe's a high school dean of discipline for the Chicago Public Schools, but now he's the one who’s in trouble after posting homophobic jokes to Facebook.
'Open Chicago' Concerts, Pop-Up Events, Markets Coming This SummerThe events will be scattered across the city, from the Pritzker Pavilion, to local neighborhoods. There's even a Taste Of Chicago To-Go.
Woman Rescued From Lake Michigan Near Foster Avenue BeachA woman was recued from Lake Michigan after going missing while swimming.
At Least 3 Killed, 42 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago, Including Mass Shooting In ChathamAt least five of the victims this weekend were 17 or younger.
Sunny Day Ahead MondayMonday's temperatures will be in the low 80s with humid conditions. Temperatures will be in the upper 70s on Tuesday.
Stephen Colbert Set To Host 'The Late Show' Live Again For First Time In Over A YearOn Monday night, Stephen Colbert returns to host “The Late Show” in front of an audience at the Ed Sullivan Theater for the first time in more than a year. CBS News’ Michael George reports on what viewers can expect.
Chicago Weather: Temperatures Hovering At Or A Little Above AverageCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, June 13, 2021.
President Biden Looks Ahead To Meeting With Vladimir PutinOne of the most anticipated meetings for President Joe Biden’s first overseas trip as president is a face-to-face meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in Geneva on Wednesday. CBS News’ Skyler Henry reports on the challenges in U.S.-Russia relations.
Man Killed In South Loop Shooting This Weekend Identified As Dearl ButlerA man killed in a shooting in the South Loop this weekend has been identified as Dearl Butler. Family members believe it was a case of mistaken identity.
Three People Have Fallen Victim To Fender Bender Ruse Carjackings In Chicago Over Two WeekendsIn two weekends, at least three people have fallen victim to the same tactic, in which carjackers rear-end a driver and then attack after the driver pulls over with the intention of exchanging information. As CBS 2's Steven Graves reports, the latest incident happened early Sunday morning in the Fulton River District.
Miami Man Charged With Killing Guard During Bank Robbery In Gary, IndianaCharges have been filed against a Miami man in a bank robbery in Gary this past Friday in which a security officer was shot dead, the Lake County, Indiana Sheriff’s office announced Sunday.
Chicago Weather: Sunny And Dry For Several Days To ComeCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5:30 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, June 13, 2021.
Cook County To Kick Off Week Of Juneteenth Celebrations On MondayOn Monday, Cook County will kick off a weeklong celebration of Juneteenth.
Protesters March On North Halsted Street, Call For End To Violence Against Black Trans PeopleAmid the joy of LGBTQ Pride Month celebrations, hundreds of people turned out Sunday to call attention to a serious topic – attacks on the Black transgender community.
Car Crashes Into Building At Damen, Elston, Fullerton AvenuesAt least one person was injured early Sunday when a car slammed right into a building across from the Midtown Athletic Club.
Man Shot In Old Norwood Park, Crashes Into Hospital AfterwardA man is in critical condition after being shot while standing outside in Chicago's Old Norwood Park neighborhood Sunday morning. The man ended up crashing into the hospital after the shooting.
Worshipers Joyfully Return To Church In Person With COVID-19 Capacity Restrictions LiftedOver the last year, we have seen restrictions for the COVID-19 pandemic close everything from businesses to churches. But this weekend, as CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reports, many of those same churches welcomed new and returning faces for the first time since last March.
Woman Hospitalized After Being Hit By Car In Fulton River DistrictA woman was hit by a car in the Fulton River District on Sunday afternoon. She is expected to be OK.
Woman Carjacked After Fender Bender In Fulton River DistrictRecent carjackings in Chicago have been following a similar and alarming pattern, including one this weekend in which a woman was attacked outside a grocery store in the Fulton River District. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Miss And Mrs. America Nation Pageant Highlights Diverse Cultures; CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot HonoredCBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot received the 2021 Multicultural Woman of the Year Award from organization CEO and former Miss Illinois USA Universal pageant winner Krystal Okeke.
Chicago Attorney Cannon Lambert Sr. Sworn In As New President Of Cook County Bar AssociationThe oldest African American bar association in the country has sworn in its new president.
Illinois Creates New Commission To Fight Backlog Of Unprocessed DNA EvidenceIllinois is creating a new commission to help wipe out a backlog of unprocessed DNA evidence.
2 Chicago Police Officers, One Driver Injured In South Austin Crash Two Chicago police officers were injured Sunday morning in a crash on the city's West Side.