It’s day two of the Chicago teachers’ strike, as the Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Teachers Union resume work on finding a deal to end the work stoppage. CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe reports.
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.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11 A.M. 11-07-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest forecast.
Police Supt. Eddie Johnson Announces His RetirementChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson announced Thursday he will retire at the end of the year, after 31 years on the force, including the last 3.5 years as the city's top cop.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, Nov. 6, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Thieves Steal ATM From South Loop StoreThree burglars broke into a convenience in the South Loop early Wednesday, stealing an ATM, two cash drawers, and several bottles of liquor.
Mayor Won't Speculate On Possible Replacements For Top Cop Eddie Johnson, Who's Expected To RetireAmid reports Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson will soon announce plans to retire, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday declined to speculate on who she might seek to succeed him as the city’s top cop.
Woman Sues Over 2015 Wrong Raid By CPDJalonda Blassingame is suing after she and her three songs were subjected to a wrong raid in January 2015. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Child Improving After Being Shot Halloween NightSeven-year-old Gisselle Zamago is showing signs of improvement after being shot in the neck and chest on Halloween night. She was out trick-or-treating when she was hit by gunfire. She was not the intended target.
26-Year-Old Woman Killed In Chicago Lawn Drive-By ShootingStoni Bridges, 26, was sitting in a parked car with her boyfriend in the 5000 block of West 46th Street, when someone opened fire around 11 p.m. Monday.
Pastor, Community Activist Urge Mayor To Rethink Tax Hike For Rideshare ServicesA pastor and a community activist are asking Mayor Lori Lightfoot to reconsider her plan to increase taxes on ridesharing services in Chicago, saying the plan would have an unintended negative impact on minority communities on the South and West sides.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM 11-05-19)CBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros has a look at the extended forecast.
Victims Of Racist Incident At Buffalo Wild Wings In Naperville Speak OutPlayers, coaches, and parents of two youth basketball teams demanded further action on Tuesday, after their group was asked to change tables at Buffalo Wild Wings in Naperville a week ago Saturday, because of the color of their skin. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Police Supt. Eddie Johnson 'Toying With' Possible RetirementChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday said he's considering possible retirement, but would not confirm rumors he's stepping down soon.