Chicago Police Officer Dies From COVID-19Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Interim Chicago Police Supt. Charlie Beck, and Chicago Fraternal Order of Police president Kevin Graham announce the death of Officer Marco Di Franco, who succumbed to COVID-19.
Lawsuit Filed To Release Prisoners At Risk For COVID-19CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports on a lawsuit filed by civil rights activists charges that after the COVID-19 death of on inmate, others who are at risk should be freed.
Two African Lions Arrive At Brookfield ZooBrutus and Titus arrived at the Brookfield Zoo. The four-year-old brothers arrived in March from a zoo in Utah. The zoo has been closed to the public amid the COVID-19 crisis.
RealTime Weather: Temperatures Really Take Off TomorrowCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran says the beautiful sunny weather today will get even warmer the next couple days.
Chicago Weather: Cool And Cloudy Now, But Warming Trend Heading Into Next WeekCBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest RealTime Weather forecast.
Chicago Doctor Discusses Coronavirus Chaos Hitting HospitalsCBS's David Begnaud reports on the work of a Chicago ER doctor and the work he and other hospital workers face in dealing with the dangerous coronavirus.
COVID-19 Outbreak Disrupting Census CountToday is Census Day, and Cook County officials are reminding people why it’s more important than ever to make sure you are counted. With representation in Congress and billions of dollars of federal funding on the line, Cook County worries some communities could be hurt.
1 Dead After Crash Involving CTA Bus, Car In West EnglewoodAccording to fire officials, the driver of the car died at the scene at 69th and Ashland in the West Englewood neighborhood. There is damage to Fat Albert's Restaurant at the crash site.
Gov. JB Pritzker Extends 'Stay At Home' Order Through End Of AprilWith the confirmed number of coronavirus cases in Illinois continuing to climb by the hundreds each day, Gov. JB Pritzker is extending his statewide "stay at home" order and his mandate closing all Illinois schools through the end of April.
Chicago Weather: Cool Weather In Place With The CloudsCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the extended forecast for the Chicago area.
Coronavirus In Chicago: Hotel Essex To Set Aside Rooms For First RespondersAs police officers, firefighters, paramedics, and EMTs continue to work on the front lines of the city's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, a downtown hotel is setting aside nearly 275 rooms for first responders worried about possibly taking the virus home to their families.
United Center Turns Into Food Storage CenterSince there are no Blackhawks or Bulls games to be played, the United Center is letting the Greater Chicago Food Depository store its items.
Long Lines For COVID-19 TestingIn Chicago's Dunning neighborhood, cars are lined up for miles as people wait to get a COVID-19 test.
Gov. JB Pritzker And Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announce Plan For COVID-19 Field Hospital At McCormick PlaceThe Army Corps of Engineers will build a 3,000-bed field hospital at McCormick Place as part of the state's and city's response to the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. JB Pritzker and Mayor Lori Lightfoot formally announced the project on Monday.
Lightfoot, Jackson Address E-Learning PlansChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and CPS CEO Janice Jackson discuss e-learning plans set for April.
Chicago Weather: Cool Start To Week, But Then Temperatures ClimbCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has a quick look at the week's weather ahead.
Chicago Weather: Peeks Of Sunshine Throughout The DayCBS 2 meteorlogist Megan Glaros has a look at the extended forecast
Cubs Player Pitches In During COVID-19 PandemicAnthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs is helping to feed doctors, nurses and others on the front line of the COVID-19 crisis by providing meals to hospitals.
University Of Chicago Supplying 3,000 Meals Per Day For South Side Food Pantries, Soup KitchensThe University of Chicago has launched an effort to help South Side families and businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
RealTime Weather: Strong Storms Approaching, Severe Weather Likely TonightCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your RealTime Weather forecast for Saturday, March 28, 2020, as severe storms are expected to arrive in the Chicago area by this evening.
Dangerous Weather Possible This Evening; Winds, Hail, Tornadoes All ThreatsCBS 2 Meteorologist has a look at the severe weather chances for today through tonight.
Heavy Rain And Storms Begin Tonight, Strong To Severe Storms Possible TomorrowCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your RealTime Weather update as the threat of severe storms ramps up heading into tomorrow.
Loved Ones Pay Their Respects To Retired OfficerOnly immediate family were allowed to say goodbye in person to a retired officer and Vietnam vet Clyde Brandenburger because of COVID-19.
Rush University Medical Center Preparing To Treat At Least 40,000 COVID-19 PatientsIllinois hospitals are bracing for a surge of COVID-19 patients in the coming days, as the White House expects Cook County to become a hot spot for the new coronavirus. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe explains what Rush University Medical Center is already doing to prepare for an influx of cases.