CPS Announces Second Quarter Plan To Reopen Schools For Pre-K, Intensive Cluster ProgramsChicago Public Schools announced a plan to reopen schools for students in pre-k and some special education cluster programs later in the second quarter, while all other students would continue with remote learning. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports.
Freeze Has Passed; Mild Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has the forecast.
Woman Killed In Lawndale Car CrashThere were three cars involved in the crash.
Long-Awaited Report Details Police Officers' Mistakes On Night Former Supt. Eddie Johnson Was Found Asleep At The WheelWhile stopping short of accusing any officers of actively covering up for former Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson after he was found asleep at the wheel of his vehicle one year ago, the city’s inspector general found several officers failed to follow department policy in their handling of the incident.
PAWS Dog Of The Week: KobeKobe is the PAWS Chicago Dog of the Week. He's a very friendly five-year-old German Shepherd and he's looking for a loving forever home.
Boat Stranded On Lake Michigan Breakwall Two Days After Crash In PlaypenTwo days after a boat crashed into a breakwall on Lake Michigan near Ohio Street Beach, the vessel remains stranded on the barrier. (Video courtesy Luke Vogelzang)
'The Shining' Experience Now Open In West LoopThe pop-up event, Called "Room 237" is taking on an entirely new feel.
Chicago Weather: Sunny And Chilly For ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has a look at the cool and crisp forecast.
Police Release Person Questioned In Killing Of Pregnant Woman Whose Baby Survived ShootingChicago Police have released a person who was being questioned in the slaying of 35-year-old Stacey Jones, a pregnant woman whose baby survived the fatal shooting.
Census Count Could End ThursdayThe census was supposed to continue through the end of October, but the Trump administration argued it needed the extra time to add up the results by the end of the year.
Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb Tests Negative For COVID-19 After Health Director Tested PositiveIndiana Gov. Eric Holcomb tested negative for COVID-19. He was tested "out of an abundance of caution" after his state health director, Dr. Kristina Box, learned that she had the disease on Wednesday.
Preckwinkle's 2021 Budget Plan Doesn't Raise Taxes, Cuts Vacant JobsDespite a projected $410 million budget shortfall next year in large part due to the pandemic, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is proposing a $6.9 billion budget plan that avoids any new taxes, by counting on a mix of "modest" layoffs, eliminating vacant positions, and bringing in additional tax revenue from online shopping, sports betting, and legal marijuana. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
New Illinois Unemployment NumbersThe state received more than 46,000 claims for unemployment benefits this week.
94-Year-Old Mildred Madison Traveled 300 Miles From Chicago Area To Detroit To Make Sure Her Vote CountedSo the 94-year-old woman from Michigan traveled a long way to do just that. Her son and daughter drove her nearly 300 miles from the Chicago area to Detroit so she could cast her ballot in the upcoming election. Katie Johnston reports.
Illinois Announces Public Health Guidance For The Upcoming HolidaysWith the COVID-19 infection rate in Illinois climbing over the past week, Gov. JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health on Wednesday announced a number of tips on how to safely celebrate the upcoming holidays.
Chicago Weather: A Windy WednesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the forecast.
Early Voting Underway In All 50 Wards In ChicagoWith less than three weeks until Election Day, early voting sites are now open in all 50 wards in Chicago. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
1 Person Injured In Shooting In Downers GroveOne person was injured in a shooting in Downers Grove Tuesday night.
CPD Welcomes New RecruitsCPD's Superintendent David Brown congratulated the new police recruits for the efforts to become law enforcement officers.
Warm Day AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has the forecast.
CPD Squad Car Plunges Off Kennedy Expressway Overpass At Foster AvenueA Chicago Police Department squad car crashed through a guard rail and went off the Kennedy Expressway overpass at Foster Avenue early Tuesday morning.
FDA Grants Emergency Authorization For Abbott Labs' New COVID Antibody TestNorth Chicago-based Abbott Labs has received emergency use authorization from the FDA for its new COVID antibody test.
St. Charles Man Charged In Hit-And-Run Fatality Of Woman In WheelchairA suburban man who police say drove off after striking and killing an elderly woman as she crossed the street in her wheelchair has been arrested. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: Clouds And Rain Throughout The DayCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the extended forecast.