Meanwhile, the search continues for the suspect in a stabbing that left a woman dead downtown on Saturday, and a fifth person has died following a mass-shooting in Englewood last week.
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.
'I'm Constantly Growing'All three Chicago Bears quarterbacks met with the media Monday at Halas Hall. CBS 2's Marshall Harris has more on the number one pick who's currently the number two quarterback.
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.
Judge Gives Jussie Smollett's Defense Team More Time To Prepare Pre-Trial ArgumentsJudge James Linn urged lawyers for Smollett and the special prosecutor’s office to get prepared for a trial or other resolution to the charges that the actor staged a racist and homophobic attack in 2019.
Some Chicago Bars Restaurants Demanding Proof Of VaccinationMany bars are now demanding you show your COVID-19 vaccination record card along with your ID to get in. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Eviction Moratorium Ending; Some Landlords Say Their Hands Have Been TiedA flood of evictions is feared among many in Chicago and the suburbs, after the nationwide eviction moratorium expired on Saturday. But while some tenants worry, some landlords say their hands have been tied. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Once Vaccine Sites, Some Places In Chicago Are Once Again Testing SitesCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports the majority of those places have closed. And those still open, have downsized. But they are noticing a change of the tide here at Esperanza Health’s free testing site in Brighton Park.
Chicago Weather: Sunny Skies For This WeekCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the extended forecast.
A Spoonful Of HopeAt a time in life when many people are enjoying retirement, a generous group of church members on Chicago's South Side are working hard to feed the hungry. CBS 2's Jim Williams goes inside their kitchen.
More Chicago Bars, Restaurants Requiring Proof Of COVID-19 VaccinationNo vaccine card? No entry. The number of Chicago bars and restaurants where you might come across a sign with those words on the door is growing. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Person Ends Up On Ramp From I-57 To Bishop Ford After ShootingA person ended up on the ramp between Interstate 57 and the Bishop Ford Freeway Monday afternoon after being shot.
1-Year-Old Boy, Teenager Shot In Gary, IndianaA 1-year-old boy and a 19-year-old man were seriously wounded in a shooting Monday afternoon while the man was watching three children play in the yard of a home in Gary, Indiana.
Law To Allow Permanent No-Contact Orders In Sex ConvictionsIllinois law will soon allow victims of sexual crimes to renew orders prohibiting contact by their assailants without having to face them in court. Katie Johnston reports.
Cook County Offers Assistance As The Eviction Moratorium LoomsOn Monday morning, local leaders gathered to spread the word about Cook County Legal Aid for housing and debt. It provides free legal aid and mediation services to help landlords and tenants resolve issues.