It was the crack heard 'round the world -- or at least across Chicago. In 2019 a bridge emergency halted traffic on one of the city's busiest roads. Now a CBS 2 viewer is worried it could happen again.
Disney On Ice Has Multiple Levels Of Precautions In Places As They Perform Amid PandemicSkaters with Disney On Ice portray your favorite Disney characters like Belle from “Beauty and the Beast” or Miguel from “Coco.” But behind those fictional characters are very real performers, trying to stay safe and healthy.
Urban Art Taking Downtown Aurora By StormBetween August and December, 30 new murals popped up in west suburban Aurora. Morning insider Marissa Parra spoke to the artists behind the paintings.
Friday Morning Temperatures In The Single DigitsCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the latest forecast.
Center For COVID Control COVID-19 Testing Sites Will Not Be Reopening For Foreseeable Future, Illinois AG SaysIllinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul announced Thursday night that Center for Covid Control COVID-19 testing sites will not be reopening for the foreseeable future.
ATM Stolen From Logan Square Currency Exchange; Two Other Attempts Reported NearbyThere was another ATM theft overnight and two other attempts early Friday morning.
Advocacy Group Works To Get The Homeless Into Shelters With Chicago Temperatures PlummetingHelp for the homeless is always critical in Chicago – and when temperatures plunge as we were experiencing Thursday, the cold becomes a life and death concern.
Man Dead, Woman In Critical Condition After Car Crashes Into Tree In SauganashA 33-year-old man is dead and a woman is in critical condition after a crash in the Sauganash neighborhood early Thursday morning.
Bridgeport Art Center To Host Exhibit Celebrating 50th Anniversary Of the National Women's Caucus For ArtDespite hurdles with shipping and other pandemic problems, the show will go on, using the voices of over 40 women artists from around the world.
Temperatures In The Teens ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Cook County Reopening Mass Vaccination Site In Matteson Thursday; Forest Park Clinic Now OpenCook County is reopening its COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic in Matteson Thursday, the second site to open this week.
West Suburban Community Pantry Turns To Curbside Pickup Amid COVID SurgeCurbside pickup; its popularity has exploded during the pandemic, both for convenience and to keep everyone safer.
Police Investigating Multiple Break-Ins On Northwest Side, SuburbsFirst in Norridge, a man broke into a gas station, on Lawrence Avenue near Cumberland Avenue. The offender tried to take cash from the register and when it would not open, he took the whole register.
Business Is Booming For Paralegal Turned Cleaning Contractor, Thanks In Part To CTA's 'Building Small Business Program'The Morning Insiders share his inspiring message to other small business owners about how they can tap into resources and grow their companies.
Temperatures Drop Wednesday; Winter Weather Advisory AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
AT&T And Verizon Delay Rollout Of New 5G Service Near O'Hare, Midway, Other Airports After Airlines Warn Of DelaysVerizon and AT&T are delaying the launch of their new 5G technology near O’Hare and Midway international airports, and dozens of other airports across the country – amid warnings from some airlines that the rollout could lead to “catastrophic disruption” of travel and shipping operations.
Firefighters Respond To Fire At Abandoned Warehouse On Northwest SideA fire broke out at an abandoned warehouse early Wednesday night on the Northwest Side.
Chicago's Single-Use Utensils Ordinance Now In EffectRestaurants will not automatically include items like plastic utensils and disposable napkins with take-out or delivery orders, unless a customers specifically requests them.
State Farm Hiring 3,400 Employees, Including Some Fully Remote WorkersThe morning commute, that finicky keyboard, your nosy desk neighbor. If you’re ready to leave that all in the past, then State Farm talent acquisition specialist Myron Kyser wants to hear from you.
Angel Thomas, 35, Struck and Killed While Entering Vehicle In West Garfield ParkThe victim, identified as 35-year-old Angel Thomas, was entering a vehicle in the 4300 block of West Jackson around 8:30 p.m. when someone driving by in an unidentified vehicle hit her.
Funeral For Aurora Police Officer Brian Shields, Who Died Of COVID-19, Being Held Tuesday In OswegoThe funeral for Officer Brian Shields will be held at Harvest New Beginnings Church in Oswego at 10:30 a.m.
Cook County Opening 3 Mass Vaccination Sites This WeekA site in Forest Park opens Tuesday. The Matteson site opens on Thursday and a site in Des Plaines opens on Saturday.
Brief Warmup TuesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the latest forecast.
2 Dead, 5 Injured After Fire At Senior Community Apartments In KenoshaTwo people are dead after a fire broke out at an apartment building in a senior community in Kenosha Monday night.
Cradles to Crayons Collecting Donations Of Children's Items MondayFrom 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cradles to Crayons is collecting donations of children's items to help those in need. You can donate winter clothes like coats, boots and scarves along with other needed items.