People Frustrated Over Lack Of Help From IDESCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on what people are upset about with not being able to get through to someone at IDES to file an unemployment claim.
CPD Superintendent Brown: I'm Not Going AnywhereCPD Police Superintendent David Brown dispelled rumors that he was leaving his post after two months to go back to Texas.
Family Finds Out Months Later That Missing Man Had Died And Was CrematedPolice told the family of Keuntae Miles that he died months ago at O’Hare International Airport, and his body was cremated three days after a missing persons report was filed. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Vigil For Jamal Williams Held In Munster; Family Blames Multiple Agency FailuresWilliams' parents now have a growing list of agencies they say failed their son and a list of reasons they think their son changed -- the COVID-19 pandemic, the death of George Floyd and the loss of Williams' graduation ceremony.
Chicago Weather: Storms Settle In On FridayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the forecast.
One Person In Custody After Chicago Police SUV Shot On Southeast SideOne person is in custody after a shooting incident involving a Chicago police SUV. The vehicle ended up with two bullet holes in the windshield after gunfire near 113th and Avenue L on the city's Southeast Side.
More than 100,000 CPS Students To Get Free High Speed InternetThe project will cost $50 million and will be funded by corporations and philanthropic organizations.
With Restaurants Reopening, Servers Are Nervous About COVID-19CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports, area restaurant workers are concerned about patrons who may not wear masks despite the threat of COVID-19.
Critically Ill Man Says He Got Runaround On Marriage Certificate, Until CBS 2 Stepped InDarien Means didn’t have time to waste after a difficult diagnosis, and he said he wasn’t getting any straight answers from the Cook County Clerk’s office until we got involved. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Person Found Dead In Griffith, Indiana FireThe cause of the fire was still under investigation Thursday afternoon, but so far, it appears accidental.
Illinois To Enter Phase 4 Of Reopening Plan On FridayGov. JB Pritzker said all four regions of Illinois will be able to move to Phase 4 of reopening the economy on Friday, meaning restaurants will be able to allow indoor dining, and many other businesses that have been closed for nearly four months can reopen, but with capacity limits.
Lightfoot: High Speed Internet Plans For 100,000 CPS StudentsChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot reveled a $50 million project to provide internet access to more than 100,000 CPS students to help bridge the digital divide.
Motorcyclist Fleeing Police Dies After Crashing Into SemiPolice say a motorcyclist fleeing police has died after crashing into the rear of a semitrailer on Interstate 80/94 in northwest Indiana. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Police Launch Newest High-Tech 'Nerve Center'Chicago Police have announced their latest high-tech "nerve center," the latest expansion of the department's efforts to use technology to reduce crime.
Chicago Weather: Mostly Sunny On ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
Suing Against MoratoriumsThe Illinois Rental Property Owners Association is joining the legal fight against the governor and his moratorium on evictions.
Over 46,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of June 15There were 1,480,000 new claims filed across the country last week.
Jay Cutler Has A Chicken Serial Killer On His FarmFormer Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is on the hunt for a serial killer at his farm in Nashville. Someone’s been offing his chickens.
12-Year-Old Girl Shot While Playing On Sidewalk In West EnglewoodA 12-year-old girl was shot early Thursday morning in the West Englewood neighborhood.
Chicago Executives Discuss ReopeningIllinois Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago CEOs discussed what changes will be made to address COVID-19 concerns for workers.
CPD Car Hit By Bullets On Southeast Sideccording to Chicago police, officers were responding to a call in an alley, in the 11300 block of S Avenue L, when a man approached the squad car and "got into a shooting stance."
Indiana Offering $25 Million In Relief To Renters Who Lost Income To COVID-19Indiana will use $25 million in federal relief funding to help Hoosiers struggling to pay rent due to the impact of coronavirus outbreak, Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Over 46,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of June 15, Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe U.S. Department of Labor estimates 46,005 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of June 15 in Illinois, according to the DOL's weekly claims report released Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
Enviro-Master of Chicago Providing Disinfecting Services, Hiring In ChicagoCBS 2 took a look at one of the companies providing disinfecting services and talked to the president of Enviro-Master of Chicago.