The debate set for Tuesday night among the three candidates for Indiana governor has been changed to a virtual format in what organizers said was a coronavirus safety move. Katie Johnston reports.
Group Offers $10,000 Reward For Information In Shooting Of 5-Year-Old BoyA community group is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the shooter who wounded a 5-year-old boy last week, when a stray bullet hit him in the head while he was playing on his iPad at home.
Vista Tower Gets New Name: The St. Regis ChicagoChicago's newest skyscraper is getting a new name. Vista Tower, the third-tallest building in Chicago, is being rebranded as The St. Regis Chicago, after the owners signed an agreement with St. Regis Hotels & Resorts to manage a 191-room luxury hotel.
Rainy Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Dragging Police Officer From CarA 25-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder, after police said he dragged an officer from his car while fleeing a traffic stop Monday night near the 95th Street CTA Red Line terminal.
Airports Remain Busy With Thanksgiving Travel Despite Warnings From Health OfficialsAirports have been very busy the past few days with Thanksgiving travel, but Wednesday and Sunday are expected to be the busiest travel days.
Mayor Discusses City's Plan To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Once ApprovedWith the first COVID-19 vaccine in line for emergency FDA authorization as soon as early December, Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the Chicago Department of Public Health outlined plans for how the city would begin distributing the treatment.
Chance The Rapper's Charity 'Social Works' Giving Out Free Turkeys On South Side TuesdayThe giveaway started in the morning at the Progressive Baptist Church with 250 turkeys.
Northwestern Researchers Report Breakthrough Chest X-Ray Using AI To Detect COVID-19The method serves as an early warning system, letting people know they need to isolate, if they're found to have COVID-19.
21-Year-Old Man Killed In Crash On I-57 Near 103rd StreetA 21-year-old man was thrown from a vehicle and was pronounced dead on the scene.
11-Year-Old Girl Shot In Park Manor NeighborhoodIt is not clear where the shots came from, but the girl's father told police that he hear noises coming from the back unit of the building and a door had been knocked down.
Police Charge 5 Teens Involved In Carjacking In The LoopThe carjacking took place around 5:30 p.m. near Lake and Randolph. A man from out of town fought off a group of would-be carjackers, and they even pulled a gun on him.
New COVID Testing SiteDue to the large demand for COVID testing, a new site in Villa Park will be open for people who want or need to be tested.
Doctors Concerned About Holiday Travel, Growing COVID-19 CasesWhile normal holiday travel is expected to be down this week, there could be a could a spike in COVID levels two weeks after Thanksgiving.
UPS, Marianos Among Companies Hiring In Chicago AreaCBS 2 is Working For Chicago by helping you get back to work during the pandemic.
Cook County Assists With Legal AidCook County launched a new program to provide legal aid for housing and debt.
Chicago Weather: A Little Snow TuesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the week's forecast.
Women Arrested After Trashing Trump Tower HotelTwo women are accused of trashing part of the Trump Tower Hotel overnight.
Nearly 700 Nursing Home Workers Go On Strike For Hazard Pay, More PPE At Infinity Healthcare FacilitiesHundreds of Infinity Healthcare Management nursing home workers are on strike this morning, accusing the company of underpaying them, especially during a pandemic, among other issues. CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe breaks down their demands.
Chicago Weather: Wet Weekend AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has an extended look at the weekend forecast.
Lawsuit Alleging Sexual Misconduct At Cook County Jail SettledCook County's commissioners approved a $14 million settlement of a lawsuit filed by female jail workers and assistant public defenders that contend a pattern of sexual misconduct along with physical and verbal abuse by detainees at the Illinois facility. Katie Johnston reports.
COVID-19 Hospitalizations Continue To Rise In Illinois, As Positivity Rate Drops SlightlyThere is good news and bad news in the latest batch of COVID-19 data in Illinois, as the statewide average positivity rate dropped for the fourth time this week, but hospitalizations from the virus continue to set new records. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: A Few Clouds For The WeekendCBS 2's Robb Ellis checks on the forecast for the weekend and week ahead.
Amazon Donates Meals To Greater Chicago Food DepositoryThe Greater Chicago Food Depository is one of several organizations getting emergency meals courtesy of Amazon.
Chatham Walmart Supercenter Reopens, Featuring New Health CenterEven as retailers in Illinois face new capacity limits in the state’s latest effort to curb the resurgent pandemic, there's a good feeling in Chicago's Chatham neighborhood this morning, as the Walmart on 83rd Street reopens for business. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.