On Monday night, Stephen Colbert returns to host “The Late Show” in front of an audience at the Ed Sullivan Theater for the first time in more than a year. CBS News’ Michael George reports on what viewers can expect.
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Stephen Colbert Set To Host 'The Late Show' Live Again For First Time In Over A YearOn Monday night, Stephen Colbert returns to host “The Late Show” in front of an audience at the Ed Sullivan Theater for the first time in more than a year. CBS News’ Michael George reports on what viewers can expect.
John Legend Among New Concerts Added To Ravinia ScheduleThe Ravinia Festival on Wednesday announced some additions to its summer lineup, and its plans to expand capacity for concertgoers.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Gives First Live Performance Since Start Of PandemicThe sweet sounds of pandemic progress were heard Thursday night, as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra held its first live performance in more than a year.
As Chicago Reopens, Fate Of Lollapalooza Not Certain Just YetWill Lollapalooza be back this year? A new published report says yes, but the city says nothing is confirmed yet.
Grant Park Music Festival To Return To Pritzker Pavilion This YearThe Grant Park Music Festival will be back this year, featuring 20 concerts at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park beginning July 2.
Music Manager Demands Refund For Virtual Concert That Never HappenedA music manager claims she was scammed by an up-and-coming rapper and producer. As CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reported, the manager said she paid for Queen Key and DJ Ayo's talent, but says she got nothing in return.
It's International Jazz Day!Chicago's Herbie Hancock helped make this day a reality in 2011. The beloved Chicago Jazz Festival was canceled in 2020 but it did go on virtually. With outdoor festivals coming back, there's a chance we could be swinging to the sounds of jazz this fall.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: BrooksBrooks is the PAWS Pet of the Week. He is very sweet and cuddly nine-year-old poodle mix who's looking for a very caring family in a forever home.
Co-Founder Perry Farrell Optimistic That Lollapalooza Will Return In Some Form This YearCould Lollapalooza be making a comeback in Chicago this summer? Festival co-founder Perry Farrell, the frontman of Jane’s Addiction, claimed in a new interview that he is optimistic the festival will return in one way or another.
With A Booster's Help, South Sider Whitney Morrison Became A Star At The Lyric Opera Of ChicagoSoprano Whitney Morrison has had a big booster who saw the South Sider’s potential long before she made it to the Lyric Opera of Chicago. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports on Morrison's journey.
Chicago Remembers Actress And Comedian Erica WatsonThe many fans of Erica Watson are remembering the Chicago actress and standup comedian tonight. Watson's brother said she died of complications from COVID-19 in Jamaica.
Animals Celebrate Valentine's Day At Brookfield ZooValentine's Day came a little early for the cute critters at the Brookfield Zoo as they feasted on some holiday-themed treats for the special day.
Remembering Cicely TysonCicely Tyson, revered as an actress, activist, and trailblazer, has died at 96.
Award-Winning Actress Cloris Leachman DiesLeachman died of natural causes at her home in California. She was 94.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: JensenJensen is the PAWS Pet of the Week. He is a cute two-year-old Blue Heeler mix looking for a loving forever home.
PAWS Pet of the Week: ZealZeal is the PAWS Pet of the Week. He is a beautiful three-year-old-lab mix looking for a loving forever home.
John Mulaney Reportedly Goes Into RehabChicago native John Mulaney is reportedly in rehab for alcohol and cocaine abuse.
UIC's 'Six Feet Apart' Exhibit Delves Into Emotional Toll Of Coronavirus PandemicWe know the hard data of the pandemic. But an ongoing project at the University of Illinois at Chicago dives deeply into the emotional toll. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
A Montage Of CBS 2's Coverage Of The John Lennon AssassinationThis montage, compiled in 2010, shows CBS 2's coverage from Dec. 9, 1980, the day after John Lennon was assassinated in New York.
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.