Art Institute Lions Are Officially In The Holiday SpiritThe lions received their customary wreaths for the 28th year in a row.
Black Friday Shoppers Lining Up At Woodfield Mall"We've been up for about 24 hours," one shopper told CBS 2.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM 11/29/19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has a look at the extended forecast.
Ride The Rails On The Holiday TrainThe annual CTA holiday train gets rolling on Friday with all new lights and decorations. Santa's elves will be on board to hand out candy canes and spread holiday cheer.
Crowds Line Up Overnight To Try New Bourbon County Stout At Lincoln Park Binny'sIt's the ninth year the special brew is being made by Goose Island. Doors opened at 7 a.m.
Black Friday Shoppers Lining Up At Woodfield MallCBS 2 was live at Woodfield Mall, when stores opened at 6 a.m.
Zoo Lights To Open Friday For The Holiday SeasonAt 4:25 p.m. Friday, the switch will flip on more than 2.5 million holiday lights and 155 led displays.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M. 11-29-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has your forecast.
18-Year-Old Shot In His Leg After Walking Up To Wrong Car In GreshamPolice said the 18-year-old man was with a 21-year-old woman near 75th and May streets just after 9 p.m. Thursday. The two went up to a car they thought had a family member inside.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (10 P.M. 11-28-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your forecast.
UIC Murder Victim Remembered On ThanksgivingFive days after she was murdered, UIC student Ruth George was being remembered on campus this Thanksgiving. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Bottled Water For Thanksgiving In University ParkAs worries about lead in the tap water going on for months, University Park residents were stuck with bottled water this Thanksgiving. CBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports.
Video Shows Officer Tossing Man To GroundPolice say the man licked and then spat at the officer before the officer made an 'emergency takedown.'
Boy, 12, Shot Through Wall In RoselandThe boy was wounded when a bullet pierced the wall of his Roseland home this Thanksgiving Day. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Family Remembers Fallen Soldier At ThanksgivingArmy Specialist Michael Isaiah Nance was killed in Afghanistan this year. This Thanksgiving, his family was expressing gratitude for his service, as CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Bears Beat Lions: The Good And The BadThis Thanksgiving Day, we can be thankful for a Bears victory against the Detriot Lions -- though that victory was not without its problems. CBS 2's Matt Nagy reports.
Thanksgiving Dinner Served To HomelessEmerald City Services holds a dinner for the homeless annually on Lower Wacker Drive. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
CBS 2 Vault: Cooking And Carving Turkey With Bob WallaceIn this clip from Nov. 23, 1983, CBS 2's Bob Wallace learns the proper way to cook and carve a turkey from Lawry’s The Prime Rib Executive Chef Hans Aeschbacher.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 A.M. 11-28-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has your forecast.
Officials Now Calling South Side Mosque Fire ArsonThe fire started just after 6 p.m. Wednesday and caused serious damage to the Masjid Al-Farooq mosque in Calumet Heights.
Chicago's 86 Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade Kicks Off In The LoopThe 86th annual Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked off in The Loop Thursday morning.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 A.M. 11-28-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has your forecast.
Judge Gives Crystal Lake The OK To Demolish The Former Home Of AJ FreundA judge gave Crystal Lake permission to tear down a dark reminder of young AJ Freund's death.
Indiana Couple Gets Married On-Ice At Chicago Wolves GameIt was a hockey game to remember for two Chicago Wolves fans and 8,000 of their closest friends.