PAWS Dog Of The Week: FinnieFinnie loves life, always on the go and always eager for a walk.
Chicago Weather: Get Ready For More RainCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the weekend weather.
More than 100,000 CPS Students To Get Free High Speed InternetThe project will cost $50 million and will be funded by corporations and philanthropic organizations.
Illinois To Enter Phase 4 Of Reopening Plan On FridayGov. JB Pritzker said all four regions of Illinois will be able to move to Phase 4 of reopening the economy on Friday, meaning restaurants will be able to allow indoor dining, and many other businesses that have been closed for nearly four months can reopen, but with capacity limits.
Lightfoot: High Speed Internet Plans For 100,000 CPS StudentsChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot reveled a $50 million project to provide internet access to more than 100,000 CPS students to help bridge the digital divide.
Motorcyclist Fleeing Police Dies After Crashing Into SemiPolice say a motorcyclist fleeing police has died after crashing into the rear of a semitrailer on Interstate 80/94 in northwest Indiana. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: Mostly Sunny On ThursdayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
Suing Against MoratoriumsThe Illinois Rental Property Owners Association is joining the legal fight against the governor and his moratorium on evictions.
Over 46,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of June 15There were 1,480,000 new claims filed across the country last week.
Jay Cutler Has A Chicken Serial Killer On His FarmFormer Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is on the hunt for a serial killer at his farm in Nashville. Someone’s been offing his chickens.
12-Year-Old Girl Shot While Playing On Sidewalk In West EnglewoodA 12-year-old girl was shot early Thursday morning in the West Englewood neighborhood.
Chicago Executives Discuss ReopeningIllinois Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago CEOs discussed what changes will be made to address COVID-19 concerns for workers.
CPD Car Hit By Bullets On Southeast Sideccording to Chicago police, officers were responding to a call in an alley, in the 11300 block of S Avenue L, when a man approached the squad car and "got into a shooting stance."
Indiana Offering $25 Million In Relief To Renters Who Lost Income To COVID-19Indiana will use $25 million in federal relief funding to help Hoosiers struggling to pay rent due to the impact of coronavirus outbreak, Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Over 46,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of June 15, Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe U.S. Department of Labor estimates 46,005 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of June 15 in Illinois, according to the DOL's weekly claims report released Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: Scattered Showers Later In The DayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the forecast.
Shedd Aquarium Reopens In JulyAfter months of being closed because of COVID-19, Chicago's Shedd Aquarium will reopen on July 3.
Outdoor Dining ExpansionFive more corridors will close to cars in Chicago to allow for expanded outdoor dining.
COPA Recommends Firing 3 Chicago Police OfficersThe city's police watchdog agency has recommended the Chicago Police Department fire three officers, accusing them of using excessive force, and lying about it, in two separate incidents.
Chicago Board Of Education To Vote On $33 Million Contract For Police Officers At CPSThe fight to remove Chicago police officers from Chicago Public Schools is in the hands of the Chicago Board of Education, which is meeting Wednesday to vote on a motion to terminate the district's $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Pritzker Announces Guidelines For Schools To Resume In-Person Instruction In The FallGov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday said the entire state is on track to move to Phase 4 of the plan to reopen the economy on Friday, and announced guidelines for schools and colleges to resume in-person classes in the fall.
Pizzeria Bakes Face ShieldsA local pizzeria is using its big ovens to mold plastic and make COVID-19 face shields.
Chicago Weather: Isolated Showers For The Next Couple Of DaysCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
Activists, Clergy Want Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo Banned From Any City JobsA group of Chicago ministers and activists is calling on Mayor Lori Lightfoot to guarantee former Chicago Police Officer Robert Rialmo won’t be hired by the city in any capacity, months after he was fired over a controversial police shooting.