While runners all over Chicago get ready for the marathon this weekend, one fitness group is focused on something else.They're training, just like everyone else, but their focus is on diversity.
Plainfield Fire Department Surprises 7-Year-Old At His Birthday PartyWhen only one friend showed up to a 7-year-old's gym party, the Plainfield Fire Department saved the day.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5PM 11-19-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM 11-19-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has a check on the extended forecast.
Desiree Figueroa Gives BirthThe woman accused of helping her mother kill Marlen Ochoa and cut the baby out of Ochoa's womb has given birth to her own child.
Project Onward And The Art Of Moving UpwardAn art studio for adult artists with developmental disabilities is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year. Project Onward provides the materials and space for artists who paint, sculpt, design and shape works from the local inspiration to their imagination.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, Nov. 18, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the latest 7-day forecast.
'Serial Stowaway' Marilyn Hartman Back In Court For Probation Violation HearingHartman was arrested last month for trespassing at O'Hare airport. That incident was at least her eighth arrest.
Smoke From Backpack On Southwest Plane At Midway, Bound For AustinA backpack with electronics inside began smoking on a Southwest Airlines plane as passengers were boarding for a flight from Chicago Midway to Austin, Texas. Katie Johnston reports.
City Announces Plans To Add 2,000 Tech Jobs By 2020Monday is Tech Day in Chicago and several local companies are celebrating with a big promise for the city's future.
Man Charged In Police Chase Involved In Shooting Death Of NurseCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports the man accused of fatally shooting a nurse will be in court on another charge: leading police on a car chase that ended in Little Village.
2 People Found Dead In Underground Parking Lot In Buffalo GroveThe incident took place at 150 Lake Blvd. in a garage for a condo complex for the Cambridge on the Lake complex. A resident located the two unresponsive people near a vehicle with blood on the ground, police said in a press release.
University of Chicago Nurses Set To Strike AgainNurses at the University of Chicago could soon be back on the picket line.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 A.M. 11-15-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
The Christkindlmarket Market Officially Opens For The Holiday SeasonGuests were lined up in Daley Plaza ahead of the opening Friday, ready for roasted almonds, boot mugs and hot chocolate.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: AriesAries is the PAWS Dog of the Week. She is a cute eight-year-old terrier mix who's a good walker and enjoys exploring.
Joe Walsh Files To Challenge Trump In New HampshireFormer Illinois congressman Joe Walsh has filed for the New Hampshire presidential primary, officially giving President Donald Trump two major Republican primary challengers in the early voting state. Katie Johnston reports.
Artists With Project Onward Showcase Their WorksAn art studio dedicated to adults with developmental disabilities is showcasing the works of two brothers who capture images of famous structures from around the world.
Mayor Lightfoot Backtracks On Claim Uber Offered Payoff To MinistersA day after accusing Uber of offering to pay off a group of black ministers to get them to oppose her proposed $40 million rideshare tax hike, Mayor Lori Lightfoot changed her tune somewhat, saying the rideshare giant offered tens of millions in “investments” as part of a “divide and conquer strategy.”
CBS 2 Weather Watch ( 11 A.M. 11-14-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the forecast.
Officers Recognized For Saving Boy From Burning CarTwo Chicago police officers were hailed as heroes on Thursday, credited with saving a child from a burning car last week. CBS 2's Eric Cox reports.
Fire Destroys Church In Washington ParkThe Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Washington Park was destroyed in a fire overnight. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Congressman Mike Quigley Weighs In At Trump Impeachment HearingAs the House Intelligence Committee kicked off public hearings in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump’s effort to pressure Ukraine to investigate his political rivals, Democratic Illinois Congressman Mike Quigley accused Republicans of hypocrisy for dismissing the evidence as “hearsay.”
Maintenance Workers RescuedMaintenance workers were rescued by a Chicago Fire Department tower ladder in the West Loop on Wednesday.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM 11-13-19)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.