Aldermen are expected to vote today on if Chicagoans will get to keep speaking virtually at city council meetings.
CBS 2's Got Your Ticket: The Bard & The BeatlesThe Bard and the Beatles can work it out. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole listens in as these Brits come together at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
'Pay It Forward Chicago' Campaign Taking Donations To Encourage VaccinationsMayor Lori Lightfoot and Dr. Alison Arwady announced, payitforwardchicago.com. The initiative raises money to buy VISA gift cards, so community health clinics can give them out to encourage people to get a COVID vaccine.
City Files Complaint Against FOP Over Vaccine Mandate DisputeFriday marks the deadline for Mayor Lori Lightfoot has set for all city workers to report their vaccination status to the city, despite warnings from the city’s police union that half of the force is willing to defy the deadline and risk going unpaid.
Tinley Park Police Looking For Two Possible Murder suspectsSeveral law enforcement agencies are looking for murder suspects tied to a shooting in Posen and a double homicide in Hammond, Indiana.
Lincoln Park Zoo Opens New State Of The Art Lion HabitatFor the first time in more than two years, lions are back on display at Lincoln Park Zoo.
911 Dispatcher Keith Thornton Celebrates As CPD Officer Carlos Yanez Released From Rehab HospitalChicago Police Officer Carlos Yanez, who was wounded in the same shooting that killed his partner, Ella French, was released from a rehab hospital on Thursday, and 911 dispatcher Keith Thornton, who helped get help to the scene, was there to celebrate.
Fire Fighter Taken To Hospital With Smoke Inhalation After Fire In GreshamCrews rushed a Chicago firefighter to the hospital after he was overcome by smoke while battling a fire in the Gresham.
Cook County Sheriff Wants To Ban Ghost GunsThe Cook County sheriff is pushing to get these so-called ghost guns off the streets.
Supporters Gather Outside Rehab Facility For Emotional Release Of Officer Carlos Yanez Jr.Officer Carlos Yanez Jr. was released from a rehab facility in Streeterville more than two months after being shot in the line of duty. Hospital staff, police, family, friends and supporters cheered during the officer's emotional release.
Officer Carlos Yanez Jr. Released From Rehab Facility More Than 2 Months After Being Shot In Line Of DutyA large crowd gathered outside of the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Thursday. Hospital staff, police, family, friends and supporters cheered during the officer's emotional release.
Woman Arrested For Stealing Ambulance, Hitting Bicyclist In Gold Coast.Charges are pending for a 33-year-old woman who stole a fire department ambulance Tuesday night.
26-Year-Old Man Pistol-Whipped During RobberyA 26-year-old man was robbed and pistol-whipped overnight in West Town.
Grandmother Says14-Year-Old Student Shot Outside High School In Bronzeville Will Make 'Full Recovery'"Right now she is in the ICU, they did surgery last night, she made it through surgery," Johneece Cobb said. "She's stabilized, she's going to make a full recovery and there was no major damage to her organs."
Student, Security Officer Shot Outside Phillips Academy H.S.A student and a security officer were shot outside Wendell Phillips Academy High School on Tuesday afternoon.
Capone Items Go For $3 Million At AuctionAl Capone may have died nearly 75 years ago, but last weekend, interest in his prized material possessions fetched millions at auction. Katie Johnston reports.
'Red Angel' Dedicated In Chinatown To Community Activist Bernie WongA new work of art in Chinatown is paying tribute to a woman who worked to improve the lives of Asian Americans.
More Chicago Businesses Facing Citations For Not Following City's Mask MandateBetween Thursday and Sunday, the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection cited five establishments for not enforcing the city's mask mandate.
Chicago Weather: Cloudy For Sox First PitchCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the extended forecast.
First Lady Dr. Jill Biden Arriving In Chicago Tuesday For Hispanic Heritage MonthHer visit is part of a series of conversations with the Hispanic community during Hispanic Heritage Month.
White Sox Trying To Avoid Elimination In Game 4, Carlos Rodon Starts Vs AstrosAfter bouncing back for a big win on Sunday, can the White Sox beat the Astros again on Tuesday, and force a winner-take-all Game 5 in the American League Division Series? CBS 2 sports director Marshall Harris reports the pressure is still on the White Sox to avoid playoff elimination.
5 Alderman Pushing For The Return Of E-Scooters In ChicagoChicago started testing e-scooters in 2019. They got a second pilot program in 2020. Now five aldermen want the riders to return.
More Cancellations For Southwest Airlines Amid Staffing ShortageSouthwest Airlines canceled more than 1,800 flights nationwide on Sunday, blaming the weather and air traffic control issues, but sources tell CBS News a Southwest staffing shortfall this weekend was a factor in why so many of their flights were grounded.
69th Annual Columbus Day Parade Kicks Off Downtown; Indigenous Peoples Day Rally In Rogers ParkThe Cook County board has delayed a vote to rename the holiday. A protest rally was planned for Monday afternoon at 10 a.m. in Pottawattomie Park located in Rogers Park.
Finding A Lifeline: NeuroBalance Center Helps Neurological Disease Survivors Live Best LivesWe often take the simple ability to move our bodies for granted, but movement can be a huge challenge for people with serious neurological diseases such as Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis. A center in the northwest suburbs is helping change that.