Chicago Weather: A Little Warmer For FridayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the forecast.
More Than 13,000 Estimated Unemployment Claims In Illinois Last WeekThe U.S. Department of Labor estimates 13,023 new unemployment claims were filed in Illinois last week, down slightly from the week before.
Opening Day At Wrigley Field With Fans Returning; Here's What You Need To knowFor the Chicago Cubs' opening day, there will be fans in the stands for the game starting at 1:20 p.m.
Mass Vaccination Site Opens In AuroraWest suburban Aurora opened a new mass COVID vaccination site at the Fox Valley Mall.
Woodridge Man Charged With Stealing Hospital Cafeteria Receipts Over 2 YearsA former cafeteria worker at an Elmhurst hospital is accused of stealing more than $218,000 over two years. Katie Johnston reports.
City Cuts Ribbon On New Firehouse For Engine Company 115City officials on Wednesday celebrated the opening of the largest firehouse in the city, a $30 million state-of-the-art facility in West Pullman.
Latest Court-Ordered Report On CPD Reforms Finds City Still Missing Most Deadlines, But Making Better ProgressThe independent monitor reviewing the Chicago Police Department’s progress on court-ordered reforms offered a mixed report card on Wednesday in its latest review.
Easter Bunny Treats In WaukeganThe Easter bunny has been busy making special treats called Bunny Bags. Each one is filled with jelly beans, a coloring book, coloring supplies and even trail mix.
Chicago Weather: One More Cool DayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Coronavirus Infections And Hospitalizations Still Rising, So No 'Bridge Phase' Reopening YetWith new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continuing an upward trend in Illinois, the state won't be moving to the new "Bridge Phase" of its reopening plan soon, even though the state is close to meeting the vaccination threshold it set to further loosen coronavirus restrictions. Katie Johnston reports.
Anthony Rizzo Cuts Off Talks With Cubs As Free Agency LoomsAnthony Rizzo is cutting off talks with the Chicago Cubs on a new contract and is prepared to play the season as free agency looms after the World Series. Katie Johnston reports.
Warm Day Tuesday; Cooler WednesdayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has the forecast.
Manny's Deli Gives Away 1,000 SandwichesDespite customers failing the 30-day mask challenge, the popular Chicago deli gave away 1,000 free sandwiches.
Rising COVID-19 Cases In Chicago And Across The Country Prompt Warnings From Officials; 'We Have Got To Remain Diligent'Just because more people are getting the COVID-19 vaccine doesn't mean you can just ditch those masks and get close. A stern warning from Chicago's mayor to stay vigilant as the COVID numbers start to rise. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
New COVID-19 Cases And Hospitalizations In Illinois Rise By Double Digits Over Past WeekIllinois continues to see a troubling uptick in COVID-19 cases, as the number of daily infections and hospitalizations both have grown by double digits over the past week. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Former Roosevelt High School In Gary, Indiana, To Open As Mass Vaccination Clinic On April 7The shuttered Roosevelt High School in Gary, Indiana, will be turned into a mass vaccination center in early April, Gov. Eric Holcomb and the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced Monday. Geoff Petrilis reports.
2 Men Held On $2M Bail In Chicago Man's August HomicideTwo suburban Chicago men are being held on $2 million bail in the August killing of man who died after being shot inside a Waukegan motel. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Chicago Weather: Breezy & MildCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.
4 Men Injured In Shooting On I-57 Near 127th StreetIllinois State Police said the shooting involved two vehicles around 11:45 p.m. in the northbound lanes near 127th Street.
Peep Exhibit In WisconsinThere's no sugarcoating it - Peeps are everywhere this time of year. But if you want a new look at the marshmallow treat, plan a day trip to Racine, Wisconsin. The art museum is holding the International Peeps Art Exhibition.
Chicago Weather: Clouds And Showers For The WeekendCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a check on the extended forecast.
Man Wounded In Shootout With Calumet City PoliceA man was in critical condition and in police custody Thursday night, after Calumet City police said he got into a shootout with officers following a traffic stop.
1 Dead, 7 Wounded In Mass Shooting On Southwest SideOne person died and seven were injured in a mass shooting in the Wrightwood neighborhood early Friday morning. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: DerekThe PAWS Chicago Pet Of The Week is Derek! He's a very sweet two-year-old Mountain Cur mix looking for that special forever home.