The city of Chicago is facing yet another lawsuit over its COVID-19 vaccination mandate for city workers, as dozens of firefighters and water department workers are asking a federal judge to block the mandate. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
Dozens Of Firefighters, Water Department Staff Sue City Over Vaccine MandateThe city of Chicago is facing yet another lawsuit over its COVID-19 vaccination mandate for city workers, as dozens of firefighters and water department workers are asking a federal judge to block the mandate. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
Bears vs. Buccaneers: Three Things To WatchFrom one future Hall-of-Famer to another, the Bears hoping the Bucs stop here. Here are Three Things to Watch as the Bears head to Tampa to take on Tom Terrific and the defending Super Bowl champs.
Obama Center Holds Real Promise, And Woodlawn Residents Want A Piece Of That PromiseWork is already underway at the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park, but some residents of the surrounding Woodlawn neighborhood hope to turn around their community long before construction is completed. CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra has the story.
South Side Pastor Teaching Children, Teens Life Lessons Through BoxingCBS 2's Ryan Baker recently met a South Side pastor who's using the ring to help young people learn about life and overcoming adversity.
After Witnessing Shooting, Wicker Park Woman No Longer Feels Safe, And Is Moving Family From The CityA Wicker Park woman who just witnessed a shooting on the West Side says she’s now packing her bags. Her family told CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas they’re headed for the suburbs.
K9 Officer Recovering After Getting Shot In Crime Spree Stretching For Chicago To Wisconsin; Suspect ArrestedA Kenosha County Sheriff's deputy shot a suspect at a gas station in the village of Bristol, Wisconsin, on Thursday morning, after spotting a car that was involved in a homicide in Chicago, after he shot a police K-9, authorities said.
Chicago Carjacking Crisis: 2 Teens In Juvenile Court On Carjacking Charges ThursdayThe carjacking crisis in Chicago affects us all - the lack of security, the feeling of, "Am I next?"
Ball Python Found At Herrick Lake Forest Preserve In WheatonA ball python, usually found in Africa, made an appearance at Herrick Lake Forest Preserve in Wheaton.
Signs Unveiled For DuSable Lake Shore DriveNew signs were unveiled Thursday officially renaming Lake Shore Drive as Jean-Baptiste Pointe DuSable Lake Shore Drive.
Constituent Says She And Others Were Kicked Out Virtual Meeting With Embattled Ald. Jim GardinerEmbattled Northwest Side Ald. Jim Gardiner (45th) is not only refusing to answer tough questions from constituents about his conduct – he is once again kicking them out of public meetings. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Wisconsin Shootout That Injured K9 Linked To Deadly Chicago CarjackingThe suspect, who was shot by Kenosha County Sheriff's police, was driving a car belonging to a man was shot and killed on Chicago's Northwest Side early Thursday. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Off-Duty Security Guard Shot, Killed While Helping His Mother Get To Work In South ShoreA woman recently got an alert on her phone about a shooting just steps outside her door in the South Shore community, and even saw the police activity out her window. Hours later, she discovered the victim was her own brother. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Funeral For Chicago Civil Rights Icon Timuel Black Is FridayHis private funeral will be Friday at 11:00, at the First Unitarian Church of Chicago on South Woodlawn.
Alderman Joins Chicago FOP In Doing Away With COVID Vaccine MandateThere's now a push by some aldermen to throw out the entire mandate for all city workers. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports this is all happening as two lawsuits make their way through the courts.
2 People Charged With Murder Of 2-Year-Old Girl, Who Suffered Burns And Bruises In Chicago LawnTwo people are facing murder charges in the death of a 2-year-old girl who suffered burns and bruises at a home in Chicago Lawn earlier this week.
Police Shootout In Kenosha County, Wisconsin Linked To Logan Square CarjackingCBS 2 has confirmed the brown Buick a suspect was driving before he shot a Kenosha County Sheriff's office K9 unit and was then shot by officers was the same car stolen following a carjacking and murder on Chicago's Northwest Side. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
McCormick Place Expects To Generate $1.2 Billion For City And State This Coming YearMcCormick 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.
Suspect In Deadly Logan Square Carjacking Caught In WisconsinThere was a police shootout at a Kenosha County gas station and it is connected to the deadly carjacking in Logan Square.
CTA Reduces Some Fares In New BudgetThe proposed budget for next year is out and it includes more fare discounts. The plan discounts the 30-day full fare pass from $105 dollars to $75. The monthly reduced fare pass goes from $50 to $35 dollars.
Chicago Murder Suspect Shot By Kenosha County Sheriff's Deputies After He Shoots K9 OfficerOfficers confronted the suspect at a gas station in Bristol, Wisconsin, and the police dog took the suspect down. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Homicide Suspect Shot By Sheriff's Police In Kenosha County: Official UpdateKenosha County, Wisconsin Sheriff David Beth has an update on a homicide suspect who was shot and wounded by his officers after the suspect shot a K-9 officer Thursday.
Man Shot, Killed After Argument At Bus Stop In Logan Square; Shooter Kills Second Man Nearby During CarjackingA man was shot and killed after an argument near a bus stop in Logan Square overnight. The shooter then killed another man.
Pritzker Announces Electric Vehicle Energy Storage Training ProgramOn Thursday, Governor JB Pritzker announced a new community college skills training program to make sure workers are ready to fill the jobs.
Public Viewing For Chicago Civil Rights Icon Tumuel Black On ThursdayBlack's public viewing is from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at AA Rayner and Sons Funeral Home on 71st Street.