Chicago police say there were nine homicides in what has been the deadliest weekend of the year in a city where fatal shootings had been in decline. Katie Johnston reports.
3 In Custody After Man's Car Shot Up In South LoopPolice arrested three men Thursday morning, after a man's car was shot up while he was parking in the South Loop.
Indiana on Track To Resume Classes In Some Schools At End Of JulyDespite increasing rates of coronavirus infections in Indiana, the state seems to be staying on track to reopen schools in just a few short weeks.
Illinois Unemployment NumbersClose to 39,000 new claims were filed last week in Illinois.
Northwestern Performs Double Lung Transplant On Second COVID PatientThe procedure took place over the July 4th weekend.
Chicago Weather: Very Hot But Showers Will Cool Things DownCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has a look at the forecast.
COVID-19 Recovery Task Force Outlines Plan For Chicago To Bounce Back From PandemicFrom stepping up investment on the South and West sides and improving access to mental health resources to expanding the city’s transportation and logistics sector and luring more corporate development, the mayor’s COVID-19 Recovery Task Force has issued a sweeping report for how Chicago can bounce back from the pandemic.
Ald. Raymond Lopez's Home Vandalized, Neighbor's Garage Set On FireAld. Raymond Lopez (15th) blamed "gang bangers" after a brick was thrown through the window of his home, and a neighbor's garage was set on fire overnight. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
7 Month Old Child Injured In ShootingCPD is investigating a shooting in Lawndale where a seven-month-old baby was grazed.
Gov. JB Pritzker Announces 12 Mobile COVID-19 Testing TeamsGov. JB Pritzker on Wednesday announced the state is expanding its COVID-19 testing efforts, with 12 new mobile testing teams focusing on hard-hit communities across Illinois.
Lightfoot Pushes Back On Trump's Demand For All Schools To Reopen In FallDespite President Donald Trump threatening to "cut off funding" for schools that don't fully reopen in the fall, Mayor Lori Lightfoot says reopening decisions must be up to local school districts.
Missing Swimmer's Body Recovered From Lake MichiganChicago Fire Department and Police Department divers have recovered the body of a woman who went missing Tuesday night in Lake Michigan near the Shedd Aquarium.
Chicago Weather: Heat And Humidity To Stick AroundCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has the extended forecast.
Hot Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has the latest forecast.
OSHA Fines Ferrara Candy Company More Than $485,000Ferrara Candy Company – makers of Keebler cookies, Lemonheads candies, and more – is facing nearly half a million dollars in fines over two incidents that left employees severely injured at its plant in west suburban Bellwood.
Indiana Racist Attack Goes ViralShocking video of a racist attack against a Black man in southern Indiana goes viral. Protesters are demanding justice.A group of white men holds Vauhxx Booker against a tree near Lake Monroe, just south of Bloomington.
Judge Orders Dakota Access Pipeline Shut Down Pending ReviewA federal judge on Monday sided with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and ordered the Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more environmental review is done. Katie Johnston reports.
City Offering 'Taste Of Chicago To Go'The Taste of Chicago has been canceled due to COVID-19, but the city is still offering the experience at home with the "Taste of Chicago To Go."
Drive-In Movies Coming To Soldier Field This SummerStarting Wednesday, "Chi-Together" will host a series of drive-in movies at the south lot at Soldier Field.
Chicago Weather: Scorching Heat All WeekCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has a look at the extended forecast.
Family Of Sisters Missing For 19 Years Pleads For Information On Their WhereaboutsThe family of Tionda and Diamond Bradley is holding a gathering at 5:30 tonight at Taylor Park at 48th and State.
Courts Now In Session In Cook CountyAfter being closed for several months because of COVID-19, courts in Cook County are now open withe safety precautions.
Englewood Daycare Center Still Fighting To Stay Open After Losing City FundingA daycare center we've reported on for months is trying everything it can to stay open right now after it lost funding from the city of Chicago; money it can't run without.
Illinois Seeking New Poet Laureate, State's 1st Since 2017Gov. J.B. Pritzker has launched a search committee to fill the post, which has been vacant since 2017. He said Illinois has been home to talented poets including Carl Sandburg, Gwendolyn Brooks and Sandra Cisneros, and he wants to hear from "the next generation of great writers. Katie Johnston reports.
Former CTA Bus Driver Charged With Body Slamming Man In Incident Caught On VideoA former CTA bus driver has been charged with aggravated battery, after he was caught on video picking a man up and slamming him to the pavement last month on the South Side. Katie Johnston reports.