With Christmas three weeks away, the United States Postal Service is starting its Operation Santa program. It's where people can pick up a "Dear Santa" letter and adopting a letter and dropping off requested gifts from kids.
FAA Proposing Boeing Pay $1.25 Million FineMore trouble is in the air for Boeing. The FAA wants the plane maker to pay a fine of more than $1 million.
Chicago Weather: Warm And Humid Going Into The WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the forecast.
Jobless Claims Down In IllinoisAccording to the state, claims are down by more than 8,500.
A.J. Freund's Mother Transferred To Prison To Serve 35-Year Sentence For His MurderJoAnn Cunningham has been transferred to a prison in central Illinois, where she’ll begin serving her 35-year sentence for killing her 5-year-old son, A.J. Freund.
DePaul Student Tests Positive For COVID-19The building the student was in on Wednesday is being thoroughly cleaned, according to school officials.
Skateboarder Rescued After Falling Off Whiting Pier Into Lake MichiganFirefighters tied a rope to a surfboard to help pull a skateboarder to safety Thursday morning, after the teenager fell off the pier at Whiting Lakefront Park in northwest Indiana.
Two Children Wounded In Separate Shootings OvernightOnce again, children were caught in the crossfire of gun violence of Chicago. Two boys, ages 8 and 14, were shot in two separate incidents about 30 minutes apart overnight. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Chicago Police Make Arrest In Death Of 10-Year-Old Lena NunezChicago Police Chief of Detectives Brendan Deenihan announces murder charges against the accused getaway driver in the shooting death of 10-year-old Lena Nunez on June 27.
CPD Officer Shot In Lawndale; Suspect In CustodyA Chicago police officer was shot in the Lawndale neighborhood early Wednesday morning.
Chicago Weather: Sunny Skies For The Rest Of The DayCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the forecast.
CPS To Start New School Year With Remote Learning Only Amid Rise In COVID-19 CasesFacing a slow but steady rise in new COVID-19 cases in Chicago, and the possibility of a strike vote by the Chicago Teachers Union next week, Chicago Public Schools officials ditched plans to have some students in classrooms to start the school year, and announced a fully remote learning plan for the fall. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
CPD Officer Shot In The LegThe incident happened early Wednesday morning.
Lane Tech College Prep To Vote On Name Of Indians Logo, MascotMonday night, the local school council is holding a vote during a special forum on whether the Indian name and symbol stays or goes.
District 230 Teachers Hold Caravan To Support Remote Learning This YearTeachers from three southwest suburbs say until there's a COVID-19 vaccine, it is not safe for students to return to school.
Chicago Weather: Cooler Temps To Stick AroundCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the forecast.
Illinois Residents Visiting WisconsinDespite being on Chicago's travel quarantine list, people from the Chicago area are still making their way to a tourist hotspot.
Search To Resume For Teen Missing In Lake MichiganThe search for a missing teenager in the rough waters of Lake Michigan is now a recovery mission.
Puerto Rico Added To Chicago Emergency Travel OrderThe Chicago Department of Public Health has added Puerto Rico to the city's emergency travel order, requiring people to self-quarantine for 14 days upon arrival to Chicago. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Man Charged In Murder Of 9-Year-Old Janari RicksA 39-year-old man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 9-year-old Janari Ricks, who was shot and killed Friday evening while playing outside in the Cabrini Green neighborhood.
'Field Of Dreams' Game PostponedThanks to the coronavirus, the anticipated Field of Dream game to be played in Iowa was scrapped for this month. Organizers said they hope to have it take place next year.
Gov. Pritzker Announces $5 Million Mask Awareness CampaignGov. JB Pritzker on Monday launched a $5 million public awareness campaign to encourage people in Illinois to wear masks in public.
Boy, 8, Critically Injured In Fall From Washington Park ApartmentAn 8-year-old boy was critically injured Sunday night when he fell out of a third-floor apartment in the Washington Park neighborhood.
Suspect In Custody In Shooting Death Of Janari RicksCPD Chief Brendan Deenihan on securing charges with suspect in custody in the shooting death of nine-year-old Janari Ricks.
Lakeshore Flood Advisory Until TuesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has a RealTime Weather update.