The boy was walking with a 20-year-old man, in the 5200 block of South Artesian around 10:11 p.m., when an offender approached them and started shooting.
Woman Taken For Scary Ride In Edgewater As Carjacking, Auto Theft Crisis Persists In ChicagoCarjackings are still soaring in Chicago and there was a rash of them this weekend – one of which involved a woman being taken for a scary ride. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Man Killed In Shootout In East Side NeighborhoodA 26-year-old man is dead, after police said he was part of a group that fired shots from a car on the Southeast Side, at a group of men who fired back.
Child, Adult Hurt When Car Hits Liquor Store At 79th And ExchangeAn adult and a child were injured Sunday evening when a sport-utility vehicle crashed into a store in South Chicago.
'Great Lake Jumper' Dan O'Conor Has Jumped Into Lake Michigan Every Day For Over A YearDan O’Conor’s journey started with a search for a hangover cure. But a jump into Lake Michigan each day has turned out to have more benefits, and for months now, O’Conor has been doing it to shock his senses and clear his mind. CBS News' Adriana Diaz reports.
Dr. Anthony Fauci Frustrated By Summer COVID Surge In U.S.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says nearly 163 million people in the U.S. are vaccinated against the coronavirus – a total of 49 percent of Americans. But as CBS News’ Tom Hanson reports, millions who remain unvaccinated may soon feel the brunt of the pandemic’s latest surge.
Chicago Weather: Hot And Sunny For Days To ComeCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5:30 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, July 25, 2021.
New Uniforms Donated To Southside Wolfpack Youth Football PlayersThere was a big surprise Sunday for some hardworking youth football players on Chicago's South Side.
Hundreds Of Motorcyclists Join 17th Annual Ride To RememberIt sounded like rolling thunder on Chicago’s West Side Sunday, but it was actually a show of support for Chicago’s fallen police officers.
Landmark Plaque Added To Childhood Home Of Emmett TillOn what would have been Civil Rights icon Emmett Till's 80th birthday, his childhood home in Chicago's West Woodlawn neighborhood got a historic landmark plaque Sunday.
King Walker And Aunt Diamond Bynum Disappeared From Gary, Indiana 6 Years Ago SundayA local family is vowing never to stop searching, six years after their two loved ones vanished in Gary, Indiana.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger Named To House Select Committee Investigating Capitol InsurrectionU.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) is joining the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection.
Community Members In North Lawndale Take Action In Wake Of Recent ShootingsThree mass shootings transpired over a period of four days recently on the city’s West Side – leaving two teenagers dead and 13 other people injured after gunshots rang out in North Lawndale and Austin. As CBS 2’s Jackie Kostek reports, community members say the violence does not sit well with them.
Dolton Firefighter's Body Returned Home After Death, Investigation In Dominican RepublicThe body of a Dolton firefighter who was found dead while on vacation is finally back home.
Chicago Landmark Plaque Added To Childhood Home Of Emmett TillOn the anniversary of civil right icon Emmett Till's birthday, his childhood home in Chicago's West Woodlawn neighborhood will get a historic landmark plaque Sunday.
5 Men Shot In Yard In AustinThe five men were standing in a yard in the 4800 block of West Race Avenue just before 12:30 a.m. when an unknown man showed up and shot all the men in the legs.
Three Men Attacked In River North Near Merchandise MartPolice say the men were shot and stabbed near Kinzie and Clark around 3 a.m., just a couple of blocks from Merchandise Mart.
7 People Injured In Crash On Bishop FordAt least seven people are hurt after a crash on the Bishop Ford near 111th Street Sunday morning.
Chicago Weather: Hot But Not Too HumidCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 7 a.m. forecast for Sunday, July 25, 2021.
Chicago Weather: Heat To Stick Around A Few Days, But Humidity To DropCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
Windows Damaged By Gunfire At Mt. Sinai HospitalThree windows at Mount Sinai Hospital were shattered by bullets Saturday afternoon, when someone opened fire outside the hospital
Surge In Violence Prompts Safety Concerns At Chicago FestivalsChicago's surge in violence is causing safety concerns at the city's well-known neighborhood festivals. Just last month, two people died after they were shot hours after the Puerto Rican Parade. This weekend, as CBS 2’s Jackie Kostek reports, police stepped up their patrols near the Great Colombian Fest.
Police And Residents March For Peace Following ShootingsStands against violence. This weekend, Chicago’s top cop has been hitting the streets for peace walks, just weeks after facing ire from aldermen over his handling of the violence in Chicago this summer. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Powerful Storms Leave Trail Of Destruction In ChicagoMultiple severe thunderstorm warnings were issued Saturday afternoon and evening, as gusty storms brought torrential rain and powerful winds, bringing down tree limbs across the area.