Sunday marked one year since the height of unrest in downtown Chicago following the death of George Floyd. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports on how the city has recovered, and the story is not the same everywhere.
Boeing, NASA To Launch StarlinerFor Tuesday's launch, Boeing has to prove its Starliner can fly safely to and from the International Space Station before astronauts are cleared for future trips.
Free Thursdays At The Shedd In AugustAll you need is a valid ID from the state. To let as many people as possible take-in the aquatic experience, the Shedd is extending its hours on those days from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Chicago Weather: Warmer Days AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a check on the forecast.
CPD Issues Community Alert About Armed Robberies In Hyde ParkPolice are warning residents in Hyde Park about a recent string of armed robberies.
Aurora Hosting 22 National Night Out Events To Bring Together Residents And Police OfficersNational Night Out kicks off today. It's an event that brings plenty of police officers into the communities they serve. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe spoke with one suburban police chief about how the event helps officers thrive.
Naperville Requiring Masks Inside All City BuildingsVaccinated participants in board and commission meetings, as well as those who are using the city’s public meeting rooms, can remove their face coverings once seated. Social distancing will also be required.
Mosquitos In Kane County Test Positive For West Nile VirusThe infected batch was found by an independent contractor near Geneva.
Indiana State Trooper, Good Samaritans Rescue Abandoned Dog On Interstate 65An Indiana State Police trooper helped rescue a dog that was running through traffic on I-65 on Sunday, after someone dumped the dog on the side of the highway in northwest Indiana. Katie Johnston reports.
Moran Park To Host Its First 'National Night Out' Event, Bringing CPD Officers Together With Englewood CommunityCBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory brings us to one neighborhood that's been promoting fun for kids and officers all summer.
Man Shot While Driving In West Elsdon; 10-Year-Old Passenger Not InjuredA 35-year-old man was shot while driving in the West Elsdon neighborhood.
Cab Driver Robbed At Gunpoint In Norwood ParkPolice said the 37-year-old driver was in his parked vehicle, in the 5400 block of North Harlem Avenue just before midnight, when an offender approached with a gun.
Temperatures Heating UpCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Eviction Moratorium Expires But Can’t Be Enforced Until September 1stThis all comes after 17 months of uncertainty and struggle as it was for thousands of renters and landlords. And even though the State of Illinois, County of Cook, and City of Chicago are offering rental assistance, there are thousands of people left wondering if they’re going to get it.
2 Minutes From The CBS 2 Investigators: Whistleblowing Joliet Police Sgt. Honored, Pritzker Signs FOID Reform LegislationA Joliet police sergeant who first came forward to CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini with allegations of misconduct in the death of a suspect in custody, has received the Moral Courage Award. Here is more on that, and some of our other CBS 2 investigations.
Glenview Senior Home Holds Its Own Olympic GamesResidents of Belmont Village Senior Living cheered each other on for their own Olympic Games.
After End Of Eviction Moratorium, Many Chicagoans In Need Of Rental Assistance Are Still In LimboThe nationwide moratorium on evictions is over, but thousands are still waiting to find out if help is on the way. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Arlington International Racecourse Plans To Lay Off 237 EmployeesArlington International Racecourse has notified the State of Illinois of its plans to lay off 237 employees next month.
Chicago Weather: Gradual Warming TrendCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, Aug. 2, 2021.
Arab Americans in Illinois Will Finally Be Counted When They Get Their COVID-19 VaccineIllinois is changing the way it collects data on vaccinations -- all because of a CBS 2 investigation that revealed COVID cases in one of our largest communities of color, Arab Americans, weren't getting counted. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker reveals how the change will help the state fight the pandemic.
CTA Moves Historic Vautravers Building In Lakeview For Red, Purple Line UpgradesThe Vautravers residential building at 947 W. Newport Ave. in the Lakeview East neighborhood is moving a few feet to accommodate a CTA project. The building is 127 years old.
Motorcycle Stunt Causes Stevenson Expressway Crash; Witness Describes The Danger To Other DriversIn a scary scene on a crowded Chicago expressway this past weekend, a motorcycle crash ended in a blaze of flames. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Pickpockets Targeted People's Phones At LollapaloozaA team of crooks saw thousands of pockets ripe for picking at Lollapalooza. And as CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports, distance did not deter the group.
Crews Begin Cleanup Of Grant Park After LollapaloozaHours after fans cleared out of Grant Park and Lollapalooza ended, cleaning crews moved in.
Pickpockets Came In Targeting Phones At LollapaloozaWe all saw it – a sea of people descending upon Grant Park for four days during Lollapalooza. But a team of crooks saw thousands of pockets ripe for picking. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.