McCormick Place is expecting to generate $1.2 billion for the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois this coming year – not too shabby at all considering the COVID-19 pandemic. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Illinois House Majority Leader Greg Harris Won't Seek Re-ElectionIllinois State Rep. Greg Harris, the first gay person to serve as House majority leader in the state, announced Monday he will not seek re-election in 2022. Katie Johnston reports.
Mostly Cloudy DayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Woman Dead, Child Among 3 Injured After House Fire In ClearingA woman is dead and three others are seriously injured after a house fire in the Clearing neighborhood Monday morning.
Jury Selection For Jussie Smollett Trial BeginsNearly three years after he was accused of lying to Chicago police when he claimed he was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack, actor Jussie Smollett’s trial is getting underway with the start of jury selection on Monday.
Woman Dead, 3 Injured After House Fire In ClearingA woman is dead and three others are seriously injured after a house fire in the Clearing neighborhood Monday morning.
Mostly Cloudy, Flurries PossibleCBS 2 Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Man Loses $6,500 To Scammers And Chase Bank Wouldn't Cover Him, Until CBS 2 Stepped InAs CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reported Monday, the father of four reached out to us when the bank refused to put the money back. But that all changed after the CBS 2 Morning Insiders got involved.
29-Year-Old Man Shot In EvanstonThis was the second shooting in Evanston overnight.
Car Crashes Into Pond In AuroraThe red car was partially submerged in water in the area of Butterfield Road and North Eola Road.
1 Killed, 4 Injured In Evanston Shooting Near Gas StationOne person is dead and four others are injured following a shooting in Evanston Sunday evening.
Wolfpack Junior Football Team Needs Funds To Compete For National Championship In FloridaThe Wolfpack Junior Football Team, made up of kids from the South and West sides, has a chance to compete for a national championship in Florida -- but they need money to make the trip. And time is running out.
Driver Injured In Shooting On Bishop Ford Near 111thA driver was injured in a shooting on the Bishop Ford Freeway in Chicago Sunday night.
1 Killed, 4 Injured In Evanston ShootingOne person is dead and four others are injured following a shooting in Evanston Sunday evening.
Jury Selection To Begin Monday In Jussie Smollett TrialNearly three years after being accused of plotting his own attack, actor Jussie Smollett goes on trial Monday.
Bryn Mawr Community Church Honors COVID-19 VictimsOrganizers say it's a way to make sure they are never forgotten.
Acclaimed Designer Virgil Abloh Dies At 41Abloh was the artistic director for Louis Vuitton and founder of Off-White.
Busy Day At O'Hare And Midway As Thanksgiving Travelers Head HomeThe Thanksgiving dinner is done, the leftovers are packed up, and it's time to go home. That made for one busy day at Chicago airports Sunday.
14-Year-Old Boy Fatally Struck By Car In Lawndale Identified As Kaidon BellA teenage boy is dead, and a little girl is in critical condition after they were hit by a car in Chicago's Lawndale neighborhood.
Business Owners Taking Precautions After Rash Of Burglaries In ChicagoLocal security expert Simone Ayala said work is not slowing down as crime has calls coming in every day to her West Side company.
Video Captures Rapid Gunfire In River North Shooting That Left Two InjuredTwo men are injured after a shooting in River North left one with a graze wound to the face and the other shot in the leg and the face.
Man Charged In Stabbing Of A CTA Bus DriverA Galewood man was charged with aggravated battery in the stabbing of a CTA bus driver in Old Town Friday night, police said.
Israeli Health Organization Partner With New Life Centers In Little Village To Focus On Mental HealthIsrael’s premier mental health organization will equip ‘New Life Centers' healers in Little Village with self-care and resilience tools, to heal themselves as well. That includes stress coping mechanisms and online workshops, focused on group dynamics.
Experts Give Best And Worst Times To Travel For Post HolidayWith the Thanksgiving holiday now over, AAA advises those who are traveling back to hit the road, sooner rather than later.
Ed's Tech Notes: Cyber Monday, Parachuting Drones, 3D Printed EyeCBS 2's Ed Curran with the latest tech news.