Illinois continues to see improvements in key COVID-19 metrics, including the fewest daily coronavirus hospitalizations reported so far, as the state prepares to fully reopen on Friday. Katie Johnston reports.
'Assemble Chicago' Winner AnnouncedOn Tuesday morning, community builders and Studio Gang became the winner with their project title "Assemble Chicago."
Wrigleyville Divvy Station Piled With Dozens Of Bikes Over The Weekend For Cubs-Cardinals SeriesFans packed into Wrigleyville over the weekend as bars, restaurants, and Wrigley Field reopened at full capacity; and it appears a whole bunch of Cubs fans took Divvy bikes to get to the stadium.
Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton Could Burn For Several DaysA fire at a chemical plant in Rockton, Illinois, near the Wisconsin border, is still burning, and the fire chief said it could take more than a week to completely burn out.
Chicago Weather: Sunny And Hot For The Next Few DaysCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the extended forecast.
Woman, 21, Found Dead Of Gunshot Wound In Bronzeville AlleyA woman was shot and killed Tuesday morning in the Bronzeville neighborhood.
Proposals Due For Arlington RacewayTuesday is the deadline for proposals for the land at Arlington International Racecourse sits on.
Indiana Man Searches For Family Of Little Girl Seen In Film That Dates Back More Than 80 YearsA CBS 2 viewer reached out to us after buying a film reel at an Indiana antique store. He is hoping to reunite family members with the priceless reel, and with loved ones, and he told his story to CBS 2 photojournalist Reed Nolan.
Suburban Mom's Facebook Was Hacked, And She Was Locked Out, Years Of Memories DisappearingFifteen years’ worth of memories disappeared, just like that; a suburban mother reached out to CBS 2 after hackers took control of her Facebook page.
Man In Parked Van Caught In Crossfire During Shooting In South AustinAn innocent bystander was caught in the cross-fire of a shooting in South Austin Monday night.
Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For DaysCBS 2 reports live in Rockton where a massive chemical plant fire continues to burn.
2 Men Shot In Car That Crashed On Lake Shore Drive Near Elm StreetPolice said two men were shot inside a car near Elm Street right by Oak Street Beach. The car then crashed into a light pole with three men inside.
Temperatures In The Upper 70s TuesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Lincolnwood Town Center Parent Company Files For BankruptcyLess than a week after we told you about the financial struggles at Lincolnwood Town Center, the suburban mall’s parent company has filed for bankruptcy.
CPD Stops By Doggy Daycare 3 Months After Owner Says Inspector Groped HerChicago Police officers recently stopped by a doggy daycare business to talk to the owner, who said she was groped and sexually harassed by a state inspector.
Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton: The Latest From The SceneCBS 2's Jermont Terry is live as the fire continues to spread black smoke and evacuation orders remain in place.
Chicago Weather: Quiet Pattern Sticking Around For A Few DaysCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, June 14, 2021.
Aurora Police Chief Kristen Ziman Retiring After 30 YearsAfter 30 years with the Aurora Police Department, Chief Kirsten Ziman is retiring.
Chicago’s Speed Cameras Churn Out Hundreds Of Thousands Of Tickets After Rule ChangeChicago's speed cameras churned out hundreds of thousands of violations in the month after the city dropped the threshold for automated ticketing from 10 miles per hour over the speed limit to just six, data show. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker reports.
Police, FBI Ask For Help From The Public After They Say Girl Was Kidnapped In Peru, IllinoisPolice and the FBI were asking for help from the public Monday night in finding a teenage girl they say was kidnapped in the LaSalle County city of Peru.
Fr. Daniel McCarthy Reinstated Following Sexual Abuse InvestigationThe Rev. Daniel McCarthy has been reinstated to his position as pastor emeritus at St. Elizabeth of the Trinity Parish and School, after the Chicago Archdiocese concluded that there was not evidence to back up sexual abuse allegations against him.
Uber And Lyft Putting Safety Measures In Place, But It Is Enough For Drivers To Return To Work?We are digging deeper into a growing problem in the city – rideshare drivers violently attacked by their own passengers. Uber and Lyft said they are rolling out new security improvements. But CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey asked – is it enough to get drivers back behind the wheel?
Chatham Residents Say They're Fighting Back To Keep Community SafeOver the weekend, one person was killed and nine were wounded in a mass shooting on 75th Street in Chatham.
Concerns Persist About Smoke As Rockton Chemical Plant Continues To Burn After DarkA total of 1,500 people had to be evacuated after the explosion and fire at the Chemtool plant in Rockton, and it could go on burning for days. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.