The 120-year-old station received upgrades to make it more accessible, including elevators and motorized doors.
Mom Breaks Down After Guilty Verdict In Daughter's DeathAfter Brendt Christensen was convicted in the death of Yingying Zhang, her mother was overcome with grief.
Northwestern Grad Alex Pancoe Climbs DenaliAlex Pancoe has now summitted all 7 tallest peaks.His latest climb was Denali.
Former Ald. Willie Cochran To Be Sentenced In Wire Fraud CaseFormer Ald. Willie Cochran will be sentenced Monday, three months after pleading guilty to a felony charge of wire fraud for misusing his campaign funds for gambling and other personal expenses, including tuition for his daughter. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports.
Closing Arguments Set In Trial For Murder Of Chinese ScholarClosing arguments are scheduled for Monday in the trial of former University of Illinois doctoral student Brendt Christensen, charged with kidnapping and killing Chinese scholar Yingying Zhang in 2017.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, June 24, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
CTA Veteran Accuses Bosses Of Retaliation After Exposing Pension SpikingA longtime CTA employee has sued his former bosses, accusing the transit agency of retaliation after he blew the whistle on pension spiking – padding salaries right before retirement to boost pensions. CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker reports.
Weeks After Former Mayor Declared Riverwalk Complete, Renovations Still UnderwayBefore leaving office, Mayor Rahm Emenual celebrated the upgraded Chicago Riverwalk as one of the proudest accomplishments of his time in office, but the rebuild wasn’t exactly finished. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
Summer Sun Protection TipsPhysician assistant Renata Block, the Savvy Derm Diva, shares tips on finding sunscreen that's safe and environmentally friendly. Learn more: https://www.savvydermdiva.com/
One Dead In South Bend Bar ShootingAt least 10 others were hurt at pub around 2 a.m.
Tamir Rice Gazebo Comes To ChicagoThe gazebo where a 12-year-old African-American boy was killed by a white officer in Cleveland is being rebuilt in Chicago on Sunday as a temporary memorial and meeting spot.
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CBS 2 Sunday Morning Weather WatchEd Curran has the forecast, with a chance of thunderstorm Sunday afternoon.
CBS 2 Weather Watch 8 a.m. 6-22-19CBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has the forecast.
Special Prosecutor To Investigate Jussie Smollett CaseA Cook County judge has ruled a special prosecutor should be appointed to investigate the Jussie Smollett case, saying Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx had no authority to hand it off to her top deputy after announcing she recused herself. CBS 2's Megan Hickey reports.
City Offers Free Vehicle Stickers For Veterans, But Rules Draw ComplaintsIt’s a program meant to help military veterans in Chicago save money on city vehicle stickers, but CBS 2 Morning Insider Vince Gerasole found that might not be the case.
Ruling Today On Request For Special Prosecutor In Jussie Smollett CaseA judge is expected to rule Friday on whether to appoint a special prosecutor to review how Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx handled the Jussie Smollett case.
Gym Students Forced To Sit Idle For Months After Teacher SuspendedInstead of a normal gym class, students at Steinmetz High School school sat for months in the auditorium, after their teacher was suspended and wasn’t replaced. CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory reports.
Pregnant Woman Among 4 Shot On South SideFour people were shot early Friday morning in the Parkway Gardens neighborhood, near 63rd & King Drive. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, June 21, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Driver Killed After Crashing Into Illinois State Police Squad Car On I-55One person is dead after an early morning rollover crash on the Stevenson Expressway near Weber Road, in southwest suburban Bolingbrook.
'She Is Gone. Forever': Brendt Christensen Bragged About Killing Yingying Zhang, Ex-Girlfriend TestifiesProsecutors are expected to wrap up their case against former University of Illinois student Brendt Christensen on Friday in the murder of Chinese scholar Yingying Zhang. Jurors have heard Christensen's ex-girlfriend describe how he bragged about killing Zhang. CBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports.
Animal Rights Group Denies Worker Encouraged Abuse At Fair Oaks FarmsThe animal rights group which filmed evidence of employees abusing calves at Fair Oaks Farms in Indiana is denying claims a worker for the group encouraged the abuse captured on undercover video.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, June 20, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Accused Killer's Girlfriend Takes Stand In Murder Trialhe former girlfriend of an ex-doctoral student charged with slaying a scholar from China who was visiting the University of Illinois testified Wednesday in federal court that she was scared and conflicted about wearing an FBI wire to record him.
6 New Features On Next Generation Of CTA Rail CarsSometimes it’s a bumpy ride for CTA passengers, with complaints about delays, or crowding, or dirty trains. New rail car being built at a factory in Hegewisch will bring six changes to smooth out your commute. CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory reports.
Hegewisch Factory Building Next Generation Of CTA Rail CarsA massive factory on the South Side is building the CTA trains of the future, and they’ll be on the tracks sooner than you might think. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
Cubs Fan Blinded By Foul Ball Praises White Sox Plan To Extend NettingA man who lost the sight in his right eye after he was hit by a foul ball at Wrigley Field in 2017 is applauding the White Sox for moving to install protective netting all the way down the foul lines at Guaranteed Rate Field. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Gunman In CTA Bus Shooting Caught On CameraChicago Police have released surveillance photos of the suspect who allegedly shot three people on a CTA bus Monday evening in Chatham, near 77th and State. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Off-Duty Cop Trades Shots With Robbery SuspectAn off-duty Chicago police officer fired shots while trying to stop a robbery attempt in the Morgan Park neighborhood, police said. Sources said the target of the robbery was the officer's wife. CBS 2's Megan Hickey reports.