A downstate prisoner was handcuffed and beaten to death by prison guards in 2018. But the beating took place in the shadows, in a notorious "blind spot" without cameras. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Chicago Weather: Sunshine All DayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the forecast.
Man Shot In Attempted Robbery In The West Loop NeighborhoodPolice taped off the area on Madison and Canal where police found the 52-year-old man just before 11:30 Monday night.
Woman Dead After Dragging Officer With Car Before Crashing Into Business In Dolton; Shots Fired By PoliceA woman is dead and two police officers are in serious condition after a confrontation at a drive-thru restaurant that ended with shots fired by police and a crash in Dolton early Tuesday morning.
After Unwittingly Buying Expensive 'Gray Market' Camera That's Now Broken, Couple Left With '$800 Paperweight'picture is worth a thousand words, and thousand bucks is about how much a west suburban photographer's camera cost, but the equipment is worthless now, and no one will fix it.
Two Days Until Lollapalooza Despite Growing COVID Cases; Proof Of Vaccination, Negative COVID Test RequiredMayor Lori Lightfoot said there are no plans to cancel the Lollapalooza, despite a rising number of COVID cases.
Two More Days In The 90sCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
16-Year-Old Shot While Riding In Van In Marquette ParkPolice said the teen was riding in the back seat near 63rd Street and Sacramento just before 10 p.m. when shots were fired.
COVID-19 Vaccinations At Illinois Nursing Homes -- Who's Keeping Track?We first told you about Alan Matthews – a longtime resident of the Landmark Nursing Home in Richton Park – two weeks ago. His cousin came to us after finding out he was months overdue for his second COVID-19 vaccine dose. And CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov found Matthews is likely not the only one – because no one is really keeping track.
New Tentative Contract For Chicago Fraternal Order Of PoliceMayor Lori Lightfoot and the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police have reached a tentative eight-year contract agreement that, if ratified by the union and approved the City Council, would provide officers with a 20% pay raise over the life of the deal, while also requiring a number of police accountability reforms.
Chicago Weather: More Steamy HeatCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, July 26, 2021.
Owner Arrested After Dog Is Left In Car In AuroraThe owner left the dog in the car while going to the Fox Valley Mall, police say.
Family Seeks Justice In Murder Of National Guardsman Chrys CarvajalThree weeks ago, a National Guardsman was killed at the corner of Lockwood Avenue and Palmer Street in Belmont-Cragin. On Monday night, there were signs and encouragement from the family to find the shooter. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Aldermen Set To Discuss Anjanette Young Ordinance On Police RaidsChicago aldermen on Tuesday will discuss a proposed city ordinance that is aimed at making sure what happened to Anjanette Young doesn’t happen to you.
Crest Hill Couple Charged With Taking Part In U.S. Capitol RiotJohn and Amy Schubert were arrested on federal charges on Monday, accused of taking part in the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar talked with some of the Schuberts' neighbors.
Driver Makes It To Chicago Skyway Toll Bridge After Being ShotA child was in the back seat of the car when it stopped.
Eloy Jimenez 10-Times Really Excited About Returning To White SoxThe White Sox may have dropped two of three to the Milwaukee Brewers, but they’re starting off the week with a big add.
Chicago Leaders Celebrate 31st Anniversary Of The Americans With Disabilities ActThere are expanding opportunities for peopke with disabilities thanks to a 31-year-old law. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot attended a celebration marking the 31st anniversary of the Americans with disabilities act. The event in the Tri-Taylor neighborhood included a live band. City leaders also discussed the importance of ensuring accessibility for everyone regardless of their physical abilities.
Javy Baez Spends Day With Youngest Cubs Fans At Pro CampWith the trade deadline coming up on Friday, Javy Baez is one of the Cubs who could be exported. But as CBS 2’s Jackie Kostek reports, for now the ailing shortstop is attending to other things. He gave the youngest of Cubs fans a day to remember.
Some Upset That Joe DiMaggio Statue Has Been Removed From Plaza In Little ItalyA statue of Joe DiMaggio vanished two years ago from Chicago’s Little Italy, and community members want to know where it went. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports on where it did go, and why the Italian American Sports Hall of Fame says it won't be back at that location.
Could A Vaccine Requirement Be Coming For Chicago City Workers?New York City on Monday announced that all municipal workers must either get a COVID-19 vaccine or a weekly test. Could the same rule be coming to Chicago? CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Suburban DuPage, Will Counties Highlighted As COVID Hot ZonesTwo counties in the greater Chicago area have been highlighted as hot zones for the coronavirus as cases rise again. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports.
Crest Hill Couple, John And Amy Schubert, Charged In U.S. Capitol BreachCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports a southwest suburban couple was arrested on federal charges on Monday, accused of taking part in the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
More Road Closures Take Effect Monday Night In Preparation For LollapaloozaOn Monday evening, more road closures will take effect around Grant Park to prepare for Lollapalooza.
Chicago Weather: Hot For The Next Two DaysCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the forecast.