CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist has the forecast.
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Judge Rebecca Pallmayer: Ruth Bader Ginsburg 'Was Role Model For Many Year'CBS 2;s Charlie DeMar reports
Voter Reminder Notice Causes Confusion, But Ballots Will Come In The Mail, Officials SayElection office phones are ringing off the hook because of a letter sent by the Secretary of State's office this week. It has voters worried about the status of their vote-by-mail application. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Mayor, Firefighters' Union Sign New Contract, With $95 Million In Back PayMayor Lori Lightfoot and the union representing Chicago firefighters on Friday celebrated signing a four-year contract that will provide firefighters and paramedics with $95 million in back pay, but puts off tough negotiations on staffing issues until next year.
In Search Of Answers From IDES To About Unemployment FraudSince early March, we’ve tracked more than 1.6 million unemployment claims and worked to expose the fraudulent claims bogging down an already overwhelmed system. On Thursday, as CBS 2’s Tara Molina reports, the Employment Security Advisory Board discussed those issues and whom they’re partnering with to address them.
More Parents, Students Rally To Resume In-Person School, SportsParents and students continue to put pressure on Gov. JB Pritzker to reopen schools and school sports. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports from Orland Park.
Small Plane Lands On Road In PalatineA small plane landed on a local street in Palatine Thursday evening. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Chicago Mail Carriers Threaten To Stop Delivering In Some Neighborhoods Following ShootingChicago postal workers, saying it is too dangerous to deliver the mail, are threatening to stop delivering in some neighborhoods one week after a mail carrier was shot on her route.
Lawmaker Calls On Pritzker To Waive Penalty Weeks For Unemployment During PandemicPenalty weeks continue to financially cripple thousands of people in the state. Now one lawmaker is putting heat on the governor to change that.
'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.
Women Report Being Grabbed In Wicker ParkA Chicago woman who was attacked on the sidewalk now knows she was not the only one.
Historic Southport Lanes Bowling Alley Going Out Of BusinessThe Southport Lanes bowling alley and its predecessor, the Nook, survived the Great Depression, the Spanish Flu, and some of Chicago’s worst weather – but not COVID-19. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Former DCFS Supervisor Pleads Not Guilty To Felony Charges In A.J. Freund CaseFormer Illinois Department of Children and Family Services supervisor Andrew Polovin has pleaded not guilty to felony charges accusing him of failing to protect 5-year-old A.J. Freund, who died at the hands of his parents. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
A State Order To Prevent Homelessness Is Causing It For SomeGov. JB Pritzker has again extended the state’s moratorium on evictions. But as CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker discovered, those rules meant to prevent homelessness are actually causing it for some Chicagoans.
Some Bars Say City Is Keeping Them Waiting In Issuing Permits To Serve OutsideWith the list of Chicago bars and restaurants permanently closing growing, a few that are still open are also hanging by a thread. The reason is how long it’s taking the city to process their permit to serve customers outside, as CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
In Police Call Recording, Suspect's Mother Describes Discovery Of Body Parts In SuitcasePolice say a woman was killed in Kentucky, and some of her body was found in a suitcase in suburban Markham. CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reports on the gruesome discovery made by the suspected killer’s mother.
As Worries Mount About Violence In Albany Park, Shootings Continue OnChicago Police say gang disputes have been fueling shootings lately in the Northwest Side neighborhoods of Albany Park and Ravenswood Manor. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Search On For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Slammed Into Woman On Michigan AvenuePolice Wednesday evening were searching for a man after a hit-and-run that left a woman injured at a South Loop bus stop. CBS 2's Marissa Parra saw it happen.
Suspect In Western Illinois University Shooting SurrendersKavion Poplous, the Western Illinois University freshman wanted for shooting his roommate in a residence hall late Tuesday night, surrendered at the Gresham District police station in Chicago on Wednesday. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Man Accused Of Killing Girlfriend, Bringing Body Parts On Bus To MarkhamPolice say Melvin Martin Jr. killed his girlfriend in Louisville, and parts of her body came to Illinois with him while he left another part in Kentucky. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Family Of Murdered Walgreens Clerk Says Store Didn't Protect Her“This could have been prevented if people cared, if people weren’t so involved in their own agendas. There are so many dominoes that fell that led to this event that should not have even been in place," said Calderon's husband, Israel Alvarado III.
Man Suspected Of Killing, Dismembering Girlfriend And Bringing Remains To MarkhamA man was charged as a fugitive out of Kentucky, after police said he killed and dismembered his girlfriend and hauled her body parts in suitcases all the way to south suburban Markham.
Western Illinois University Shooting Suspect Surrenders In ChicagoKavion Poplous, the Western Illinois University freshman wanted for shooting his roommate in a residence hall late Tuesday night, has turned himself in to police in Chicago. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Andrew Freund Sr. To Enter Negotiated Plea On Friday In Murder Of 5-Year-Old Son, A.J.Andrew Freund Sr., the Crystal Lake man charged with killing his 5-year-old son, A.J., is expected to formally enter a plea agreement later this week.