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Police, National Guard On Alert In Washington, D.C.The tight security comes amid protests as President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration approaches. CBS News' Bofta Yimam reports.
Chicago Alderman Wants Trump Tower Sign Permit Revoked If President Is Impeached, ConvictedIf President Donald Trump is impeached a second time and convicted, there is a call for the sign bearing his last name on Chicago’s Trump Tower to come down.
Chicago Firefighters Say Department Doesn't Consider COVID An On-The-Job IllnessHundreds of Chicago firefighters who got COVID-19 said they were stunned when they were told it is not considered an on-the-job illness. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Rep. Emanuel 'Chris' Welch Emerges As Frontrunner For Illinois House SpeakerLess than a day before the new Illinois General Assembly is sworn in, House Democrats appear to be moving closer to selecting a new Speaker, as Rep. Emanuel "Chris" Welch (D-Hillside) emerged as the frontrunner in the party's internal vote to replace Michael Madigan.
Multiple Republicans Back Impeachment Of President TrumpWhite House sources said as many as 20 House Republicans will vote in favor of impeachment.
Chicago Heights Man Held By Feds, Accused Of Making Inauguration Day ThreatsLouis Capriotti has been arrested on federal charges accusing him of threatening violence at President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration next week in Washington, D.C. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
House Democrats Prepare For New Impeachment Against President Trump Over Capitol AssaultIn a letter on Sunday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi outlined plans to make President Donald Trump the first president to be impeached twice. CBS News' Nancy Chen reports.
Push Gaining Steam For New Impeachment Of President Trump After Capitol AssaultHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other House Democrats are laying plans for impeaching President Donald Trump again. CBS News' Tom Hanson reports.
Dozens Attend Rally Calling For End To COVID-19 Restrictions In IllinoisThere is a renewed push to get the State of Illinois back open as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on. About two dozen people attended a rally in downtown Chicago Saturday afternoon.
Anti-Trump Rally Held Outside Trump Tower In River NorthAn anti-Trump rally brought protesters to River North Saturday afternoon.
Elmhurst Cigar House Puts Up Sign Reading, 'Biden Voters Keep Out'A business owner in west suburban Elmhurst is making things political – and he is not afraid to explain why. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Calls Mount For New Impeachment Of President Trump After Capitol RiotHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other House Democrats are laying out plans for impeaching President Donald Trump again after the crisis Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol. CBS News’ Tom Hanson explains what’s next.
GOP Congresswoman Mary Miller Condemned For Hitler RemarksU.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Illinois) on Thursday called for the resignation of newly-elected downstate U.S. Rep. Mary Miller (R-Illinois) over the latter’s saying Adolf Hitler was “right on one thing.”
Suburban Man Expresses Regret After He Was Arrested During Riot At U.S. CapitolBradley Rukstales was deep in protest at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday afternoon – and then riots broke out. On Thursday night, Rukstales, of northwest suburban Inverness, told CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar things just got out of hand.
Two Men From Northwest Suburbs Among Those Arrested In D.C.Bradley Rukstales of Inverness and David Fitzgerald of Roselle are among the dozens of people arrested in Washington, D.C., after a mob of rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
2 Northwest Suburban Men Among Those Arrested In Capitol StormingTwo men from Chicago’s northwest suburbs are among the dozens of people arrested in Washington, D.C., after a mob of rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Growing Number Of Illinois Members Of Congress Call For 25th Amendment For President TrumpAccusing President Donald Trump of inciting violence at the U.S. Capitol, after a mob of thousands stormed the building on Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) became the first Republican to call for the president's removal from office by invoking the 25th Amendment of the Constitution. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
After Rioters Storm U.S. Capitol, Several Illinois Lawmakers Call For Trump's Removal From OfficeAfter a mob of thousands stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, the FBI is asking for help identifying the rioters, while many Illinois lawmakers are calling for President Donald Trump to be removed from office for inciting the violence, including Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger, the first lawmaker from the president's own party to call for his ouster.
Many Say Storming Of Capitol Highlights Double Standards When It Comes To RaceWhile many were appalled at the storming of the U.S. Capitol that played out in Washington, D.C. Wednesday, many also insisted it also highlights the double standards that protesters of different races face in this country. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Scenes From The Chaos At The Capitol RiotFrom the minute the crisis at the Capitol began, emotions were high and cameras captured the moments.
Chicago Area Members Of Congress React After Rioters Storm CapitolAfter talking with several Illinois members of Congress, they all echoed just how important it was to get back on the House floor and finish certifying the election. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Lawmakers Return To Work After Rioters Storm U.S. CapitolLawmakers returned to session to certify the 2020 election late Wednesday following the storming of the U.S. Capitol, and there was a bipartisan standing ovation as Vice President Mike Pence gave a speech saying it was time to get back to work. CBS News' Natalie Brand reports.
The Insurrection On Capitol Hill: A View From The SceneCBS News State Department reporter Christina Ruffini is live hours after insurrectionists stormed the U.S. Capitol.
Members Of Congress Shocked By Storming Of CapitolBoth Democratic and Republican members of Congress were appalled Wednesday at the storming of the U.S. Capitol. Rep. Mike Quigley told CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov about his experience on the House floor.

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