Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday signed an executive order that she said would guarantee immigrants and refugees in Chicago have access to all of the benefits the city is offering to residents and businesses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
RealTime Weather: Cooler Start To The Weekend; Rain Possible Late SaturdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has the latest 7-day forecast.
PAWS Pets Of The Week: Chilli And BenedictThe PAWS pets of the week are Chilli and Benedict.
Suspect Charged In Shootout With Officers Outside Police StationA 26-year-old man has been charged with six counts of attempted murder, after shooting three police officers on Thursday outside the Grand Central District police station, while he was handcuffed in the back of a police SUV. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
RealTime Weather: Showers Taper Off, Cooler Temperatures AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the latest 7-day forecast.
3 CPD Officers Shot By Carjacking Suspect, Gunman Also Shot; 2 Other Officers Suffer Chest PainsChicago Police Supt. David Brown discusses a shootout with a carjacking suspect that happened outside the Grand Central District station on Thursday.
Cool And Comfortable Weather TodayCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has a RealTime Weather update.
Bird, Lime And Spin Scooters Coming To ChicagoCity officials have chosen three companies to participate in Chicago's second scooter pilot program, which will begin in the middle of next month.
"Gatorwatch" Continues In Lynwood LakeA search is underway after a reported alligator sighting in Lake Lynwood Wednesday.
Will High School Sports Continue This Fall? IHSA To Announce Decision WednesdayThe decision from IHSA is expected sometime after 2 p.m.
Chicago Weather: Scattered Showers Later In The DayCBS 2 meteorologist Tim McGill has a look at the forecast.
Boeing's Losses In The BillionsBoeing said COVID-19 has hurt demand for new planes.
Chicago Police Deputy Chief Dion Boyd Dies In Apparent SuicideChicago Police Deputy Chief Dion Boyd, a top-ranking member of the CPD command staff, was found dead Tuesday morning at the Homan Square facility on the West Side, in an apparent suicide.
Arwady: COVID-19 May Never Go AwayThe Commissioner for the Chicago Department of Public Health, Dr. Allison Arwady said despite COVID-19 vaccine trials, wearing face masks is part of the new normal and that the virus may never be fully eradicated.
Storm Chances Return To ForecastCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has the forecast.
Hand Sanitizer RecallAt least 75 hand sanitizers have been recalled for being potentially toxic.
District 202 Announces Remote Learning For The FallThe District 202 Board of Education voted Monday night to start the school year with remote learning for all students, with classes beginning August 31st.
Ministers Call On Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx To Beef Up Witness Protection ProgramA group of Chicago ministers paid a visit to the Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx’s office on Tuesday, delivering a letter calling for a stronger witness protection program to help people feel safe enough to give police crucial information about crime in their neighborhoods.
Wisconsin, 3 Other States Added To Chicago's Travel Quarantine OrderWisconsin, Missouri, North Dakota, and Nebraska have been added to Chicago's emergency travel order, requiring travelers to self-quarantine for 14 days when they arrive in Chicago in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Chicago Weather: A Muggy MondayCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the week's forecast.
Indiana Mask MandatePeople in Indiana are now required to wear a mask inside public spaces and outside if they can't stay six feet apart.
ComEd Bribery Case Implicating Speaker Madigan Renews Calls For Term LimitsWhen federal prosecutors unveil a bribery scheme in the state Capitol that points a finger at the House speaker, and the speaker has been in charge for 3 1/2 decades, it's natural that some would turn to a popular but contentious solution: Term limits.
Chicago Public Schools Begin Public Meetings On Hybrid Reopening PlanOn Monday, Chicago Public Schools began a series of public meetings to discuss the district’s plan for a hybrid model of in-person and virtual classes this fall, with most students in class two days a week, and learning remotely the other three days a week. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Sunny Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
RealTime Weather: Hot And Mostly Quiet Weekend AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.