2 Men Injured After Shots Fired Through Window In South AustinTwo men were injured when shots were fired through a window of a house in the South Austin neighborhood. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Chicago Weather: Some Hail PossibleCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at some possible hail on the way to the Chicago area.
COVID In Illinois: 2,728 New Cases, More Than 9 Million Vaccine Doses Given In The StateThe number of COVID cases In Illinois jumped slightly from the day before, as the state posted more than nine million COVID vaccine doses administered. Katie Johnston reports.
Civilian Office Of Police Accountability Releases Video Of Fatal CPD Shooting Of Anthony AlvarezPolice body camera video released on Wednesday shows an officer fatally shooting 22-year-old Anthony Alvarez as he was running away during a foot pursuit last month, holding a handgun in his right hand.
Suburban Scholastic Bowl ChampsThe Westmont High School Scholastic Bowl team defeated other students from all over the country in an online quiz tournament over the weekend.
Chicago Weather: Don't Put Away The UmbrellaCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the extended forecast.
Uber Driver Rushes To Help Men Injured In Shooting, Crash In The LoopA 21-year-old inside the Chevy was struck throughout his body. The driver tried get him to a hospital, but crashed into a Jeep on Clark Street in The Loop.
Vax Pass Coming To ChicagoAccording to the city of Chicago, the vax pass will be rolled out in May.
City Celebrates Groundbreaking Of Bronzeville WineryChicago is celebrating the groundbreaking of a new upscale eatery in Bronzeville, thanks in part to a $250,000 grant from the city’s Neighborhood Opportunity Fund.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Suggests Chase And Police Shooting Of Anthony Alvarez Stemmed From Simple Traffic ViolationAt any moment, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) is expected to release video showing a Chicago police officers hooting and killing 22-year-old Anthony Alvarez last month in Portage Park. Mayor Lori Lightfoot today said she wouldn't comment on the COPA investigation, but implied the foot chase began after some type of traffic violation.
Red Cross Blood Services Heroes: Carter And Noah CollinsToday is about hope and heroism; honoring this year's class of Red Cross heroes who've managed extraordinary acts in extraordinary times. Carter and Noah Collins held their first blood drive in 2018, and despite the pandemic they were determined to pull it off again. They're this year's Blood Services Heroes.
Red Cross Essential Services Hero: Esther LindorToday we're teaming up with the American Red Cross of Greater Chicago to bring you some incredible stories; stories of heroism and hope. We're also hoping you'll help support the Red Cross' mission. Now we want to introduce you to a woman who has certainly stepped up to help during the pandemic. Her name is Esther Lindor, and she's the Red Cross Essential Services Hero.
Red Cross Military Hero: Akbar ArsiwalaToday we're joining the Red Cross in honoring extraordinary heroes who have gone above and beyond during these extraordinary times. We all know life doesn't always go as planned, so when Akbar Arsiwala had to put his military career on hold, he found another path, helping set up food pantries for veterans in need. He's the Red Cross Military Hero.
Island Lake Woman Convicted In `Revenge Porn' Case From 2016A northern Illinois woman has been convicted in a "revenge porn" case stemming from sexually explicit photos of another woman she sent family and friends after her wedding was called off. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: Feels Like SummerCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a look at the forecast.
Work Zone Awareness WeekWith winter behind us, you'll soon see more orange barrels on the road. And that has construction crews reminding you to slow down in work zones to keep everyone safe.
2 Teen Boys Among Overnight Shooting VictimsA family member told CBS 2 officers took the boys to the hospital, possibly saving their lives. The boys' conditions have been stabilized.
Police Questioning Second Suspect In Murder Of 7-Year-Old Jaslyn AdamsPolice are questioning a second person in connection to the shooting death of 7-year-old Jaslyn Adams, who was killed in the parking lot of a McDonald’s in Homan Square just over a week ago.
Red Cross Youth Heroes: Village Leadership Academy StudentsWe want to introduce you to some middle school students who embarked on a mission to change the name of Douglas Park in North Lawndale. They're this year's Red Cross Youth Heroes.
Chicago Weather: Beautiful Sunny MondayCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran has a check on the extended forecast.
United Adding Flights For Largest Schedule Since Pandemic BeganChicago-based United is adding flights and destinations with an expected rebound in travel.
The Return Of The Piping PloversThe endangered species was recently seen at Montrose Beach.
Combating Vaccine HesitancyAccording to the CDC, fewer than 10% of Americans have taken the required second COVID vaccine dose and health leaders say it leaves them vunerable to contracting the coronavirus.
Cook County Now Taking Walk-Ins At COVID Mass Vaccination SitesStarting today it will be much easier for you to get the COVID-19 vaccine in Cook County, as walk-ins are now allowed at all of the county's mass vaccination sites. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe details what you need to know before you go.