A performance by Chicago polka musician Eddie Korosa Jr., who appeared with his real-life polka band in the movie "Home Alone" in 1990.
Eddie Korosa Jr. Plays PolkaA performance by Chicago polka musician Eddie Korosa Jr., who appeared with his real-life polka band in the movie "Home Alone" in 1990.
Shedd Closed Though Early January 2021As museums and other attractions are slated to close later this week because of rising COVID cases, Chicago's Shedd Aquarium went a step further and closed its doors effective immediately. Employees will still feed the animals but the public won't be allowed back until January 2021.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: EveEve is the PAWS Dog of the Week. She's a fun and adorable Blue Heeler mix who would do great in an adults only home.
Fundraiser For 'Chance The Snapper' Catcher 'Alligator Robb'A GoFundMe site has been set up to help Frank Robb get needed heart surgery. He has no health insurance.
Remembering Beloved 'Jeopardy!' Host Alex TrebekAlex Trebek has died at the age of 80 following a battle with pancreatic cancer. CBS News' Chris Martinez reports.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: JubileeThe PAWS Dog of the Week is Jubilee, a sweet terrier mix looking for an adults-only forever home.
Sean Connery Dies At 90The world is bidding a fond farewell to the first actor who portrayed James Bond. CBS News’ Tina Kraus reports.
Chicago International Film Festival Switches To Drive-In FormatThere was no walking the red carpet this year, but the Chicago International Film Festival was still a go. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Adjusting To COVID RestrictionsCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports on the state of the music and theater arts in the area
Second City Going Up For SaleChicago's legendary Second City comedy club is up for sale.
Reservations Required For Macy's Walnut RoomThe famed dining room at Macy's will reopen November 7, but reservations are needed online in advance.
'Cheer' Star Jerry Harris Facing Child Pornography ChargesJerry Harris, one of the stars of the Netflix show “Cheer” is accused of luring two boys to send him sexual pictures. But prosecutors say he admitted to doing the same to as many as 15 other children. CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reports.
FBI Raids Naperville Home Of 'Cheer' Star Jerry HarrisThe FBI did not offer details, but a representative confirmed that agents were present at a Naperville home late Monday, and neighbors confirmed that Harris lives there. He is reportedly suspected of trying to solicit sex with minors, as CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Chadwick Boseman's Special Relationship To A Chicago Theater GroupFor days, fans around the world have been paying tribute to the late actor Chadwick Boseman. As CBS 2's Jim Williams reports, Boseman had a special relationship with a group of actors in Chicago, and a strong family tie.
Chadwick Boseman's Connection To A Chicago TheaterCBS 2's Jim Williams reports the late actor made a special trip to Chicago earlier this year to lend his support to a local theater company.
AMC Theatres Reopen In Chicago With Pandemic PrecautionsAMC Theatres reopened their movies houses Thursday, including theaters in the Chicago area.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: RafiThe PAWS Dog of the Week is Rafi. He's a two-year-old shepherd and is described as a gentle giant.
Frank Lloyd Wright Structure Moved To Glencoe ParkIt will be fully restored and serve as a museum.
Kanye West Files Petitions In Illinois For Presidential RunMeanwhile, there were new questions Monday about West's readiness for a presidential run. He tweeted a flurry of bizarre statements Monday night
Socially Distanced AdventureCBS 2's Marissa Parra reports while many businesses are closing their doors during the pandemic, one spot in Lemont is open with social distancing measures in place.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: MarisolMarisol is a 12-year-old dachshund mix who is very sweet and has a very gentle nature.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: JustineJustine is a three-year-old terrier mix who's a little shy but lots of fun once she feels comfortable and she's looking for a loving home.
Actress Naya Rivera Missing, Presumed DeadRivera, of “Glee” fame, disappeared during a boat ride with her young son in a California lake. CBS News’ Danya Bacchus reports on the search.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: RockoThe PAWS Dog of the Week is Rocko, an eight-year-old Dachshund Rat Terrier Mix.