Police Searching For Two Men Running A Ruse To Rob HomesThe Chicago Police Department men wearing fake green safety vests are posing as water department workers. Once the men get inside the house, one person would distract the home owner while the other took money and jewelry.
Uber Driver Shot In CiceroOne suspect is in custody and police are searching for three more suspects.
CPD Ending Deployment Of Extra Officers Downtown; Ending 12-Hour Shifts For OfficersYou won’t see Chicago police stationed all over downtown anymore like they’ve been for most of the past year. The Chicago Police Department is ending a daily deployment plan that for the past year, had officers parked on State Street late at night or parked in other nearby areas. That deployment will be ending Tuesday. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Chicago Weather: Sun Peeks Through Clouds On Memorial DayCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has a look at the week's forecast.
Hit And Run In Downtown ChicagoAuthorities are searching for a driver responsible for a hit and run early Monday morning on Clark and Ontario.
Spring Session In SpringfieldLawmakers in the state's capitol are going through a number of bills as Monday winds down the spring legislative session for 2021.
Pop Up Vaccination SitesHealth officials hope people with the day off will take advantage of several pop up vaccination sites open on Memorial Day.
Elmhurst Commemorates Memorial DayWhile there was no parade, a caravan of cars, military and emergency vehicles made their way through Elmhurst to commemorate Memorial Day.
Honoring The Fallen In Arlington HeightsCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports on what officials and residents of Arlington Heights are doing to commemorate Memorial Day.
Illinois Reports Lowest Average COVID-19 Caseload Since JulyThe Illinois Department of Public Health reported 892 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 on Friday, dropping the state's average daily caseload to its lowest point since last July. Katie Johnston reports.
PAWS Pet Of The Week: PercyPercy is the PAWS Pet of the Week. He a loveable and very cute six-year-old beagle-hound mix looking for that special forever home.
Car Crashes Into Building In Hyde ParkPolice said the car ended up in a retail building at 1414 East 53rd Street. The car caused damage to three different businesses.
Chicago's Maggie Daley Park Is Now OpenChicago's beloved Maggie Daley Park is open to the public.
Chicago Weather: Chilly And Windy Start To Memorial Day Weekend; High Waves On Lake MichiganCBS 2 Meteorologist Laura Bannon has the latest 7-day forecast.
Memorial Day Weekend Travelers Face High Gas Prices, Longer DelaysAfter months of pandemic lockdown, many Americans will be traveling this Memorial Day weekend. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports a lot of people will be traveling this holiday weekend. AAA is predicting more than 37 million people have getaway plans.
Democrats, $200K Consultant Agree On Redrawn Map, But Not Most OthersIllinois Democrats are pushing to redraw legislative district maps required each decade despite not having the latest census data. Katie Johnston reports.
Rain Ahead Thursday AfternoonCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Nearly 19,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 PandemicIllinois’ estimated claims are among 406,000 total claims filed across the country last week, the lowest so far during the pandemic.
Suburban Chicago Vaccination Sites ClosingSome suburban Chicago mass vaccination sites are closing their doors as more people have been across the state.
Car Slams Into West Garfield Park ChurchPolice are still investigating the incident.
Parents Rally At CPS For Elected School BoardParents and community groups want lawmakers in Springfield to pass a bill that would give CPS an elected school board.
CBSN Chicago Special Report: Money InsidersFrom insurance to scams to questions about concert ticket refunds; give us 40 minutes of your time and we'll give you lots of helpful information to make you smarter about finances. CBS 2 Morning Insiders Lauren Victory and Tim McNicholas become Money Insiders, focusing on consumer issues and advice on how to avoid scams.
McCormick Place Reopens To The Public In JulyChicago's iconic McCormick place is moving closer to reopening. Convention facility leaders are outlining their reopening plans.
Authorities Investigate Cold Case SiteCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports nvestigators are back at a home in suburban northbrook. They're digging for clues, which include human remains, related to the disappearance of a woman almost 40 years ago.