Brookfield Zoo's Holiday Experience Begins FridayBrookfield Zoo’s Holiday Magic begins Friday with festive, and safe, attractions.
Chicago Weather: Few Clouds Saturday, Sunny On SundayCBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has a look at the extended forecast.
Facing COVID Challenges For Red Kettle Campaign, Salvation Army Introduces Kettle PayThe Salvation Army is facing new challenges with its bell-ringing campaign, due to the pandemic. This year the organization is helping to care for millions more people than usual.
A Thanksgiving Seafood Feast For Animals At The Shedd AquariumForget the turkey. The sea otters at the Shedd Aquarium munched and crunched on clams, pollock, and crabs for Thanksgiving.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: TostitoTostito is the PAWS Dog of the Week. The two-year-old Chihuahua mix was found as a stray and is looking for a forever home for the holidays.
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.