Two pedestrians were injured in Burbank after a hit and run around 111:00 Wednesday night.
Chicago Woman Lost Thousands To Unemployment Scammer; Why Isn't More Being Done To Get Money Back?Thousands of dollars in unemployment benefits were stolen by a local scammer, and nothing was done to stop them. CBS 2’s Tara Molina asked why more is not being done to get that state money back – with fraud an issue not only plaguing the state’s system, but costing big money.
Chicago Firefighter-EMT Erik Zuma Indicted On Multiple Sex Assault ChargesChicago firefighter-EMT Erik Zuma has been indicted on 14 sex assault charges.
4-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Accidentally Shot By Another Child In EnglewoodA 4-year-old girl has died after she was accidentally shot by another child Thursday evening in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Baby Magellanic Penguins At Shedd Aquarium Take First SwimAfter careful consideration and testing the waters, a nervous baby penguin at the Shedd Aquarium reached a milestone in his life Thursday.
July Hits Another Record For Recreational Marijuana SalesJuly was another record month for recreation marijuana sales in Illinois -- likely boosted by Lollapalooza.
Group Of Chicago Men Develop App To Help Witnesses Record CrimesWhen you hit that button, an alert immediately goes out to people around who have the app as well. The point is to get them out as soon as possible to help witness or film it themselves.
Parents Beg For Help To Find Driver Who Hit Their Son And Left The SceneAn 18-year-old was fighting for his life Thursday after he was struck by a car in a hit-and-run in West Garfield Park almost one week earlier, and the offender remained on the loose. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Secretary Of State Facilities To Require Employees Show Proof Of COVID VaccinationCiting a surge in COVID-19 cases, Secretary of State Jesse White said starting September 1, employees in his office who haven't been vaccinated will have get repeated COVID-19 testing.
Officer Melvina Bogard Charged With Aggravated Battery, Official Misconduct In 2020 Shooting Of Ariel RomanCBS 2's Meredith Barack reports a CPD officer has been charged with two felonies, for shooting an unarmed man during a confrontation at a CTA Red Line subway station last year.
Domestic Violence Victims Getting Greater Access To Orders Of ProtectionSurvivors of domestic violence in Cook County will soon be able to file for an order of protection anytime day or night. But as CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reported Thursday, advocates for those survivors said it is not enough.
Chicago Weather: Rain On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the forecast.
11 Guns Found At Chicago's Airports In JunePeople can be fined up to $13,000 for bringing a gun to a checkpoint.
Moderna Says COVID-19 Booster Shots May Be Needed This Fall; Some Doctors Aren't So SureA third shot in the arm of COVID-19 vaccine? That is what Moderna suggested Thursday for this fall as cases rise, but some doctors are not on board with the idea for now. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Dolton Police Body Camera Shows Woman Drag Officer Before Police Shoot HerVideo is now giving the first look from police body cameras of a deadly shooting at a Dolton drive thru.
Chicago's Annual Ducky Derby Kicks off Thursday At 1 p.m.The rubber ducks are hitting the water this afternoon and spectators can gather at the Columbus Bridge over the Chicago River at 1 p.m.
Brazil's 'Sampa Sky,' Glass Box On Sao Paolo's Tallest Building, Inspired By Willis Tower LedgeOne of the biggest cities in the world is showing off its new bird's eye view of Brazil, and it was inspired by Chicago.
Chicago News: Another Beautiful DayCBS meteorologist Laura Bannon has a check on the forecast.
No Criminal Charges Against Officer In Accidental Shooting Of Teen During Chase Of Bank RobberNo criminal charges will be filed against a suburban police officer who accidentally shot a teenager while chasing a bank robber from Des Plaines to Chicago in 2019.
Montrose Beach Dunes Expanding By 3.1 Acres In Lincoln ParkBack in April, the Chicago Park District announced that Montrose beach dunes natural area, which is currently about 9 acres on the eastern end of Montrose beach in Lincoln Park, would be expanded.
New Legislation Aimed To Take Away Financial Barriers For Feminine Hygiene ProductsThe bills signed Thursday morning make free hygiene products available in homeless shelters and in all bathrooms at public universities and community colleges in the state.
Charges Filed Against Officer In Shooting Of Unarmed Man At CTA StationA Chicago Police officer has been charged with two felonies, for shooting an unarmed man during a confrontation at a CTA Red Line subway station last year.
Dr. Dog, Band Set To Perform At The Metro This Fall, Has Its Own Strict COVID-19 ProtocolsCBS 2’s Tim McNicholas spoke with an artist performing at the Metro on Clark Street near Wrigley Field about that venue's plan to ramp up the rules.