The penguin colony at Shedd Aquarium has begun its annual nesting season, which provides a unique peek into their lifecycle as the Magellanic and rockhopper penguins begin building their nests, attracting mates, and pairing up.
Penguins Nest At The SheddThe penguin colony at Shedd Aquarium has begun its annual nesting season, which provides a unique peek into their lifecycle as the Magellanic and rockhopper penguins begin building their nests, attracting mates, and pairing up.
McDonald's To Mandate Anti-Harassment Training WorldwideChicago based-McDonald's will mandate worker training to combat harassment, discrimination and violence in its restaurants worldwide starting next year. Katie Johnston reports.
Preparation Work Begins In Jackson Park Ahead Of Fall Groundbreaking For Obama Presidential CenterIt's long-awaited news for the South Side. Pre-construction work is about to begin to help pave way for the groundbreaking of the Obama Presidential Center. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Bell-Ringing Ceremony Honors Chicago Firefighter Edward Edward SingletonA ceremonial bell rang for Edward Singleton, the second CFD member to die as a result of the virus.
Chicago Weather: Cloudy And Chilly For The Next Couple Of DaysCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.
CTU, CPS Continue TalksThe school district and its teachers union are still negotiating return to work plans for high school teachers who are concerned about COVID-19.
COVID In Illinois: 3,193 New Cases, 17 Additional DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health reported a record number of COVID-related hospitalizations, despite mass vaccination efforts taking place across the state. Katie Johnston reports.
Recipients Of Chicago's Medal Of HonorDoctor Allison Arwady is one of several recipients who'll get the city's Medal of Honor in recognition to service in Chicago.
Mostly Sunny Skies MondayCSB 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
CPS, CTU Continue Negotiations Over Safety IssuesIf the two sides can't reach an agreement, teachers said they will stay home starting Wednesday.
Man Taken Into Custody After Barricade Situation In Morton GroveAround 9:15 a.m., 51-year-old Kevin Maguire was taken into custody after police entered the residence. No shots were fired and no injuries were reported.
2 Police Shootings In 2 days In RockfordAuthorities are investigating two weekend police shootings in Rockford, including one in which a man was killed. Katie Johnston reports.
Piping Plovers Get More Park SpaceThe Chicago Park District added three acres to a protected area along the beach, allowing the birds to spread their wings.
Chicago Weather: A Partly Cloudy MondayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.
Navy Pier Hosting Job Fair MondayThe job fair runs from 3 to 7 p.m. and they are looking for employees for mostly outdoor positions like ride operators and guest guides.
1 Dead, 2 Injured After Shooting On Eisenhower Expressway Near Damen AvenueA shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway left one dead and two others injured near the Damen Avenue exit early Monday. Illinois State Police confirmed all westbound lanes were closed for over 7 hours and are now open.
Gary Mass Vaccination Site Hosting Walk-In DayThe new mass vaccination site in Gary, Indiana, is encouraging anyone age 16 and older to simply walk in today without an appointment to get a shot.
CTU Votes To Keep CPS High School Staff Home Starting Wednesday If There's No Reopening DealThe Chicago Teachers Union said all high school staff at the Chicago Public Schools will begin to work from home on Wednesday if there isn't "adequate movement" toward a reopening agreement with the district, as high school students prepare to return to classrooms in one week.
COVID In Illinois: 4,004 New Cases, 21 Additional DeathsCOVID-19 cases continue to trend upwards as the state reported more than 4,000 cases on Friday, the most since late January. Geoff Petrulis reports.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: ElonElon is the PAWS Pet of the Week. He is a one-year-old hound mix who is playful, curious, smart and looking for that special forever home.
Chicago Weather: Keep The Umbrella Around This WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.
Cook County Seniors Get COVID ShotsSeniors in the south suburbs got their COVID vaccine without leaving their homes.
COVID-19 Outbreak On U of C CampusCOVID-19 Outbreak On U of C Campus tara molina reporting
Chicago Weather: Rain Showers To Stick AroundCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.