Business and restaurant owners who met virtually Thursday propose the city use COVID-19 relief funds to pay for back-to-work bonuses.
Not assignedBusiness, Restaurant Owners Propose Chicago Give $1,000 Bonuses For Workers To Return To JobsBusiness and restaurant owners who met virtually Thursday propose the city use COVID-19 relief funds to pay for back-to-work bonuses.
Family Grateful After Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On I-355 And Everyone SurvivesThe pilot, his 21-year-old daughter, and her friend all suffered broken backs in the landing on the expressway in New Lenox, but survived. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
2 Men Shot Outside Nail Salon In ChathamWe have since learned that one of the men died after the shooting on 79th Street near Cottage Grove Avenue.
'A Normal Summer'CBS 2's Tara Molina reports this is the first time, kids as young as 12 are getting their Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines.
Lawsuit Alleges Cover-Ups Of Decades Of Abuse By Youth Hockey Coach Tom 'Chico' AdrahtasExplosive allegations have surfaced of decades of abuse inflicted upon teenage boys by a prominent local hockey coach, and now they are the subject of a lawsuit. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports.
COVID 'Bridge Phase' Starts FridayThose vaccinated against COVID-19 now have good chance of getting into a ballpark and possibly get in for free at Six Flags now that the state's "Bridge Phase" of COVID restrictions gets underway on Friday.
Chicago Weather: Not As Cold Thursday NightCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 5 p.m. forecast for Thursday May, 13, 2021.
As Many As 2 People Wounded In Grand Crossing ShootingAs many as two people were wounded Thursday afternoon near a nail salon in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.
COVID-19 Vaccine Payouts: Are Incentives Enough To Push Through The Plateau?Some states are offering a king's ransom to incentivize residents to get the COVID-19 vaccine, but are incentives, financial and otherwise, actually worth the price?
Working For Chicago: Amazon Is HiringAmazon said it is trying to fill more than 3,800 new jobs in the Chicago area, looking for both full and part-time workers.
Cat Jumps 5 Floors From Burning BuildingA black cat then is seen jumping out of an open window as a crowd yells, “Look at the cat!”
Pilot And Passengers Treated For Serious Injuries After Emergency Landing On I-355CBS 2's Meredith Barack talked with the family of a 21-year-old woman who was in the small plane when it made the emergency landing on the highway in New Lenox. They called the pilot a hero.
Kids Excited To Get Their COVID ShotsCBS 2's Tara Molina reports kids getting their COVID vaccine for the first time say they want to be able to see friends and family again, and the shot will help them get there.
Pilot Lands Small Plane On I-355 In New Lenox After Losing PowerFour people were injured on Thursday, when a small plane lost power and made a daring emergency landing on the Veterans Memorial Tollway in New Lenox. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Third Suspect Charged In Killing Of Jaslyn Adams Fled StateFederal authorities say one of two gunmen accused of fatally shooting 7-year-old Jaslyn Adams at a McDonald's drive-thru last month fled the state to avoid prosecution, and may be hiding out in Florida.
Attorney: Explosion Killing 3 Near Starved Rock May Be Linked To Demo WorkAn attorney says an explosion that killed three Chicago men last week near a state park in northern Illinois may have been connected to a nearby bridge demolition project. Katie Johnston reports.
ViacomCBS HBCU Diversity In Journalism Scholarship VideoSupported by a $1-million endowment, the ViacomCBS HBCU Diversity in Journalism Scholarship, will cover yearly tuition costs for one or more graduates of HBCUs to enroll in one of USC Annenberg’s journalism master’s programs.
Rush Administers Vaccine To KidsRush Medical Center has 1,000 COVID vaccine doses and 40% of them are set aside for kids ages 12 to 15.
Chicago Weather: Sunny Skies For ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the forecast.
Nearly 18,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last WeekThe U.S. Department of Labor estimates 17,931 new unemployment claims were filed last week in Illinois.
'Take Flight' At The Museum of Science And IndustryThe Chicago institution reimagined its popular aviation exhibit with today's flying necessities.
Kids Get Their Shot At The COVID VaccineCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports some parents are excited that their kids 12 and older will be able to get the COVID vaccine.
New Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Sites To Target CPS Students, FamiliesChicago public school students and their parents will be able to get their COVID-19 shots at one of 15 schools, beginning this Saturday. Katie Johnston reports.
Nearly 18,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe U.S. Department of Labor estimates 17,931 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of May 3 in Illinois, according to the DOL's weekly claims report released Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.