According to Police Supt. David Brown, the officers were all in an unmarked vehicle on a ramp to northbound I-57 at 119th Street when shots were fired from the street. The supt. said the officers were conducting an investigation "in an undercover capacity" at the time of the shooting.
2's Got Your Ticket: 'American Mariachi' Takes The Stage At Goodman TheatreIt’s a musical play with a lot of heart and steeped in tradition. 2’s Got Your Ticket, and this week entertainment reporter Vince Gerasole has a preview of the Goodman Theatre’s production of "American Mariachi."
Chicago Weather: Toasty Late Summer DayCBS 2 Meteorologist Laura Bannon has the latest 7-day forecast.
Mexican Independence Day Car Caravans Pack City Streets For Second NightCar caravans celebrating Mexican Independence Day packed the streets of downtown Chicago overnight Wednesday into Thursday, and started up again on Thursday night - leaving traffic gridlocked all around the downtown area until early Friday morning. CBS 2's Asal Rezaei reports.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: BrunoHe is an 8-year-old hound, mix who is here to tell you that you can teach an old dog new tricks. He loves his people, but can be a little nervous around new friends.
Cows Rescued After Trailer Hatch Comes Loose On I-290 In DuPage CountyIllinois State Police were called after a semi heading eastbound near North Avenue had a hatch come loose and several calves fell onto the road.
Warm Weekend AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Man Dead After Shooting In Logan SquareChicago police said the man was walking in the street, in the 2600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue around 4 a.m., when shots were fired.
NBA Stars Set To Coach Local Players Set At Peace Games At St. Sabina ChurchOne of the biggest games in Chicago returns this weekend at St. Sabina Church in the Auburn Gresham community. NBA stars will coach local players in a famous face-off known as the Peace Games.
Some Neighbors Up In Arms About Plans For Massive Warehouse For Mystery Company In GenevaA mysterious unnamed company wants to open a massive warehouse in west suburban Geneva.
20-Year-Old Passenger Shot On Lake Shore Drive Near Fullerton AvenueChicago police said he was a passenger in the vehicle when someone in a dark-colored sedan fired several shots.
Hundreds Of Cars Roll Through Downtown For Second Night To Celebrate Mexican Independence DayLate Thursday night, car caravans took over the streets all around the downtown area for a wild scene. The rolling parade set off fireworks, honked horns, revved engines, and waved flags.
3 Injured After Shooting On Near North SidePolice said they discovered the men on a sidewalk near Clark and Division streets around 2:20 a.m.
171 Chicago Area Expressway Shootings So Far This YearWe hear time and again from people in the suburbs, afraid to drive into the city because of the shootings on Chicago area expressways. That fear is justified.
Woman Working For United Airlines Uses Farsi Language Skills To Connect With Evacuees From AfghanistanThis story is about fate, and a twist that brought a Naperville woman back to her roots. As CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reports, it happened in the skies over the Middle East and Europe, on a plane full of evacuees headed west.
Gridlock Persists Downtown With Car Caravans Celebrating Mexican Independence DayPolice late Thursday night tried to reopen Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive, but gridlock persisted.
Chicago Weather: Shower Chance Late FridayCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021.
Lake Zurich Priest's Return Delayed After New Information SurfacesThe Rev. David Ryan was set to be reinstated as pastor of St Francis de Sales Parish in Lake Zurich, but questions have now arisen about his fate.
Chicago Woman Accused Of Using Identities Of Homicide Victims, Including Kids, For FraudKatrina Pierce is charged with filing false tax returns and obtaining fraudulent COVID-19 stimulus payments using the identities of homicide victims in Chicago and beyond – some of them children. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Pedestrian Killed, 3 Men Injured In Humboldt Park CrashA woman trying to cross the street was killed Thursday night when two cars slammed into each other in Humboldt Park.
River North Hotel Worker Arrested After Man Is StabbedVideo Thursday night showed a River North hotel worker getting aggressive and throwing luggage around – and moments later, a man was stabbed. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Car Caravans Take Over Downtown Streets To Celebrate Mexican Independence DayLate Thursday night, car caravans took over the streets all around the downtown area for a wild scene. The rolling parade set off fireworks, honked horns, revved engines, and waved flags.
Lisa Byington Hired As First Full-Time Woman Play-By-Play Announcer For Major U.S. Men's TeamHistory will be made in the NBA next season, as an announcer with longtime Chicago ties pulls off a broadcasting first.
No ICU Beds Left In Southern IllinoisSouthern Illinois as of Thursday had no intensive care beds available as the coronavirus ravages the area.
Man In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Leg In Grant ParkA man was shot and critically wounded in broad daylight in Grant Park Thursday afternoon.