Nearly a year after three small Indiana children were hit-and-killed steps from getting on their school bus, the woman accused of killing them is going to trial.
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.
Settlement Talks In Progress In Lawsuit Over Chicago Police Gang DatabaseCivil rights groups and the city of Chicago are working to try to reach a settlement in a lawsuit claiming the Chicago Police Department’s gang database contains inaccurate and discriminatory information on thousands of people.CBS 2's Eric Cox reports.
19 People, Including 4 Children Displaced In Brighton Park FireA fire broke out at a garage in Brighton Park, displacing 19 people, including four children.
Former McDonald's Worker Files Class-Action Lawsuit Over Sexual HarassmentMcDonald’s is being accused of not being tough enough on allegations of sexual harassment at its restaurants. Former McDonald’s worker Jenna Ries is pursuing a class-action lawsuit against the fast food chain and one of its Michigan franchisees, claiming she endured daily sexual harassment.
Project Onward Moving Artists UpwardA Chicago art studio in the Bridgeport neighborhood not only gives adult artists with developmental disabilities the space and materials to create, but to also expand on their works. Project Onward is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a show on Friday November 15 for anew exhibition, "The Brothers Juguilon: Palaces Around the World."
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM 11-12-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has a look at the extended forecast.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, Nov. 11, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Snow And Wind Make For Messy Monday MorningThe Chicago area is not only facing the possibility of several inches of snow, but strong winds that are whipping up high waves on Lake Michigan. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
American Airlines Flight Slides Off Icy Runway At O'Hare AirportAn American Airlines flight from North Carolina slid off a runway at O'Hare International Airport on Monday morning, as blowing snow was falling in the Chicago area. CBS 2's Ed Curran reports.
PAWS Dog Of The Week Is KeenanKeenan is the PAWS Pet of the Week. He's a four-year-old Blue Heeler mix. He loves keeping busy with rope toys, bones and squeaky toys. The smart young puppy is very attentive and would do well in future training classes with his new forever family.
CBS's Bob Hearts Abishola Stars Are In ChicagoSome of the stars of the new hit CBS Show Bob Hearts Abishola are in Chicaogo. Stars Folake Olowofoyeku and Gina Yashere are in the city attending a conference on global health. Catch them on CBS's Bob Hearts Abishola Monday at 7:30 p.m.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 A.M. 11-08-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
St. Eugene Needs To Raise $300,000 By January To Stay Open Next School YearChildren at a northwest side Catholic school chanted, as their parents work to keep their school from closing.
Charlie Beck Interim Chicago Police SuperintendentThe day after Police Supt. Eddie Johnson said he would retire at year’s end, Mayor Lori Lightfoot moved quickly to name an outsider, former Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck, as interim superintendent. Audrina Bigos reports
14-Year-Old Shot While Riding In Backseat Of Car In Albany ParkA 14-year-old was rushed to the hospital after he was shot in the head while riding in the backseat of a car.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5PM 11-07-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.