Christmas Marks 50th Anniversary of Rainbow PUSH CoalitionThis Christmas marks a special anniversary. Fifty years ago the Rev. Jesse Jackson started a civil rights operation called PUSH, People United to Save Humanity.
More Than 5,000 Flights Canceled Due To COVID Staff Shortages, WeatherWhile Santa experienced smooth sailing, that was not the case for thousands of holiday travelers.
Family Mourns Chicago Police Officer Who Died Of COVID-19 Just Before ChristmasChicago Police Officer Jose Huerta died of COVID-19 just two days before Christmas. He leaves behind a wife and two children.
Surge In COVID Cases, Omicron Variant Does Not Stop Chicago Charities On ChristmasSurge In COVID Cases, Omicron Variant Does Not Stop Chicago Charities On Christmas
Charities Deliver Holiday Meals To Elderly, HomelessHundreds of volunteers spent part of their Christmas Day making sure Chicago seniors are cared for and properly fed.
Chicago Weather: Mild Christmas Evening; Rain Chances In Week AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 5 p.m. forecast for Saturday, Dec. 25, 2021.
Cardinal Blase Cupich Holds Mass At Cook County JailCardinal Blase Cupich spent Christmas morning at the Cook County Jail holding mass.
Bears Seahawks SundayMarshall Harris has 3 things to know about Sunday's mathcup.
Chicago Weather: Christmas Weekend Brings Mild Temperatures, Patchy RainCBS 2 Meteorologist Albert Ramon has the 10 p.m. forecast for Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021.
Security Expert And Former FBI Member Discusses Police Strategy To Deal With Oakbrook Center ShootingPhil Andrew discusses how to get everyone out of the mall safely.
Shoppers, Families Recount Aftermath Of Oakbrook Center Shooting"I heard one pop, which made me turn my head, and then multiple pops. I saw these sparks that were very bright. I assumed that it was a prank."
Girl Celebrating Her 15th Birthday Talks About Hiding During Oakbrook Center ShootingA 15-year-old girl talks about hiding in the employee breakroom while stores went on lockdown during a shooting at Oakbrook Center.
Police Clear Oakbrook Center Store By Store Searching For ShooterFour people, including one suspect, were shot Thursday night at Oakbrook Center, police confirm. One shooter was still at large Thursday evening.
Search Continues For Gunman After Shootout At Oakbrook CenterPolice released a photo of the person they are searching for, saying at the time of the shooting, he was wearing a blue puffy jacket and tight jeans
Police Clearing Oakbrook Center Following ShootingCBS 2's Jermont Terry spoke with one family as they waiting to be reunited while police cleared the scene after a shooting at Oakbrook Center mall.
Illinois State Sen. Kimberly Lightford Begged Gunmen Not To Shoot Her Or Husband During Broadview CarjackingIllinois State Sen. Kimberly Lightford is talking about the terrifying moments when three men carjacked her and her husband Tuesday night in Broadview.
Cook County Suburbs To Require Proof Of Vaccine At Restaurants, Bars, Gyms, Entertainment VenuesCook County officials are following Chicago’s lead, and will require many indoor businesses in the suburbs to require customers age 5 and older to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19 beginning in the new year.
Mother Demands Answers After Her Daughter Is Shot And Killed In Avalon ParkIt has been five weeks since a Chicago woman lost her daughter to gun violence in Avalon Park – five weeks of mourning and questions, but no answers. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports.
State Sen. Kimberly Lightford, Husband Carjacked In BroadviewPolice said on Tuesday night., three masked individuals driving a Dodge Durango carjacked Lightford as she was driving a Mercedes Benz SUV in the 2000 block of South 20th Avenue, near Fillmore Street, along with her husband. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Police: 2 Bank Technicians Robbed At Gunpoint In West PullmanTwo bank technicians were robbed of quite the haul in West Pullman late on Wednesday afternoon. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
State Sen. Kimberly Lightford, Husband Carjacked In BroadviewIllinois State Sen. Kimberly Lightford and her husband were carjacked Tuesday night in west suburban Broadview. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
'I Would Have Died,' Says Man In Wheelchair Whom Police Officer Rescued From Englewood FireFlames filled an Englewood home Wednesday morning, and if not for quick action from a Chicago Police officer driving by, one man in a wheelchair said he would not be alive.
Bucktown Restaurant Owner Shot During Attempted CarjackingA man was shot during an attempted carjacking in broad daylight in Bucktown Wednesday afternoon. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
Community Gathers To Pay Tribute To Fallen Firefighter MaShawn PlummerAn early morning prayer vigil honored a fallen Chicago Firefighter on Wednesday; as friends, family, and colleagues remembered 30-year-old MaShawn Plummer, who died in the line of duty after battling a fire on the city's Northwest Side. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.