CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
Chicago Weather: Steamy Temps On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a check on the forecast.
Good Samaritans Help Woman Trapped In DuSable Lake Shore Drive CrashGood Samaritans ran to help a woman when her car caught fire during an early morning crash on DuSable Lake Shore Drive.
Woman In Serious Condition After House Fire In Portage ParkA 43-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital in serious condition after a house fire in Portage Park.
Top Chicago Pediatricians Urge Parents To Vaccinate Kids, But Wear Masks NowBack-to-school is just around the corner, and with COVID cases surging, there are questions about safety. CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe reports pediatric experts with Chicagoland Children's Health Alliance urged parents and school leaders to follow the science, and take precautions by getting eligible kids vaccinated and having all students and teachers mask up at school.
Cook Co. Marking Somber MilestoneCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced the 11,000 COVID-19 death in the county and urged everyone who hasn't gotten a vaccine to do so.
Boeing, NASA To Launch StarlinerFor Tuesday's launch, Boeing has to prove its Starliner can fly safely to and from the International Space Station before astronauts are cleared for future trips.
Free Thursdays At The Shedd In AugustAll you need is a valid ID from the state. To let as many people as possible take-in the aquatic experience, the Shedd is extending its hours on those days from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Chicago Weather: Warmer Days AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a check on the forecast.
CPD Issues Community Alert About Armed Robberies In Hyde ParkPolice are warning residents in Hyde Park about a recent string of armed robberies.
Aurora Hosting 22 National Night Out Events To Bring Together Residents And Police OfficersNational Night Out kicks off today. It's an event that brings plenty of police officers into the communities they serve. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe spoke with one suburban police chief about how the event helps officers thrive.
Naperville Requiring Masks Inside All City BuildingsVaccinated participants in board and commission meetings, as well as those who are using the city’s public meeting rooms, can remove their face coverings once seated. Social distancing will also be required.
Mosquitos In Kane County Test Positive For West Nile VirusThe infected batch was found by an independent contractor near Geneva.
Cook County Offers Assistance As The Eviction Moratorium LoomsOn Monday morning, local leaders gathered to spread the word about Cook County Legal Aid for housing and debt. It provides free legal aid and mediation services to help landlords and tenants resolve issues.
Big Building Moved A Few FeetThe Vautravers residential building at 947 West Newport in the Lakeview East neighborhood is moving a few feet to accommodate a CTA project.
Summer Music Series Kicks Off In Millennium Park MondayMonday night's concert is "I'm Every Woman: Divas Through the Decades." The concert if free and start at 6 p.m.
Chicago Weather: August Heat On HoldCBS 2 Meteorologist Laura Bannon has the latest 7-day forecast.
US Postal Service Hiring For Positions At South Loop PlantApplications for "Mail Handler Assistants" are being taken for the Cardiss Collins plant in the South Loop.
COVID Vaccination, Testing Sites Open In Ford City Mall, River Oaks MallTo help combat the spread of the Delta variant of coronavirus in the Chicago area, two new sites offering testing and vaccinations are now open.
Auto Mechanics On Strike At More Than 50 Car DealershipsAuto mechanics are on strike at more than 50 car dealerships in Chicago and the suburbs. More than 800 mechanics represented by Automobile Mechanics’ Local 701 walked off the job on Monday, a day after authorizing a strike.
Cleanup Underway After Lollapalooza Wraps Up, But COVID Fears LingerThe music's over, the fans are gone, and crews are cleaning up the trash left behind. Meanwhile, some are still wondering if Lollapalooza could lead to a rise in COVID-19 cases in Chicago, even as plans for next year's festival are already in the works. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Chicago Weather: Scattered Clouds Throughout The WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a check on the extended forecast.
6 Varieties Of Sunshine Mills Dog Foods Under RecallHeads up, pet owners: six types of dog food are being recalled, because they might contain toxic levels of Aflatoxin, a byproduct of mold.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: Stan LeeStan Lee is the PAWS Pet of the Week. He is a loving nine-year-old pointer who needs a special forever home.
Piping Plover Chicks Named On FridayChicagoland bird buffs suggested names, with final selection made by a committee. And more good news: the chicks are expected to "fledge" in the next few days.