he Illinois Department of Health has confirmed two cases of the disease in Batavia, about 40 miles west of Chicago.
Prosecutors Say R. Kelly Allies Used Intimidation TacticsFederal prosecutors announced charges Wednesday against three men accused of threatening and intimidating women who have accused R&B singer R. Kelly of abuse, including one man suspected of setting fire to a vehicle in Florida. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Alsip Woman Warns Young People They Can Catch COVID-19 Like She DidA young Alsip woman is sharing her story of surviving COVID-19. She knows it doesn't discriminate when it comes to age. She wants her peers to know that, too, especially ones still gathering in big groups.
Harvey Senior Center Remains Without Power, Along With Much Of South SuburbA senior center in south suburban Harvey was still in the dark Wednesday, more than 48 hours after the storm blasted through the area. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Chicago Weather: Nothing But Blue Skies Ahead, With A Little More HeatCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 5 p.m. forecast for Wednesday, August 12, 2020.
White Sox Fan Trying To Get Refund For Opening Day TicketsA die hard White Sox fan turned to CBS 2 for help after paying $1,500 for opening day tickets after striking out to get a refund even though no on could attend the game.
Syd Jerome Menswear Has Been Burglarized Or Looted 4 TimesThe windows at the Syd Jerome menswear had to be boarded up yet again after the rash of looting early Monday morning – and for employees, boarded-up windows have almost become routine now. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Chicago Police Release Surveillance Footage of Downtown Looters Chicago police are rolling out new methods to try to make arrests following looting and unrest early Monday morning.
Prosecutors Charge Three With Threatening Women In R. Kelly Sex Abuse CaseFederal prosecutors announced charges Wednesday against three men accused of threatening and intimidating women who have accused R&B singer R. Kelly of abuse, including one man suspected of setting fire to a vehicle in Florida. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Mostly Sunny Again On WednesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020.
Ronald McDonald House Near Lurie Children's Hospital Was Among Looters' TargetsThe Ronald McDonald House in Streeterville was among the establishments targeted during looting in Chicago early Monday morning.
Minority Business Owner Fears Her Business Won't Survive LootingCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey spoke with a minority business owner on the Magnificent Mile who said she had plenty of video evidence. But she now worries that her business won't survive long enough to see the looters punished.
Guns, Burglary Tools Found In Box Truck In River NorthTwo men are facing multiple charges after they were arrested Monday night.
Monday Storm Brought 7 Tornadoes To Northern IllinoisCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a breakdown of the tornadoes that struck in Rogers Park and multiple suburban regions.
Storm Brought Down Garage, Sent Tree Into House In Schorsch VillageCBS 2's Tara Molina reports on a Northwest Side neighborhood that suffered extensive damage from a storm that brought tornadoes to the area Monday.
Man Dies After Contact With Downed Power Line In South SuburbsFrancisco Rice was simply walking down the street, and now he is dead after crossing paths with a downed power line in the southern suburbs. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Some Southwest Suburban Residents Remain Without PowerCBS 2's Jeremy Ross talks to residents of Mokena and Frankfort who have been without power since the storms on Monday, and in some cases don't know when they'll get it back.
After Downtown Looting, Englewood Residents Look For AnswersCBS 2's Jim Williams reports on what Englewood residents have to say about the looting that took place downtown and what may have sparked it: social media posts.
Munster, Indiana Students Go Back To School WednesdayClass returns to session Wednesday in person in Munster, Indiana. Families can still choose to opt their child out in favor of e-learning, but many of them are ready to get back into a school routine.
Picking Up The Pieces In Rogers ParkCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on what residents in Rogers Park are doing to help each other after a devastating tornado.
Imperial Jewelry In Downtown Chicago Looted TwiceA man in a bulletproof vest with a gun on his hip might look like a police officer, but outside Imperial Jewelry Monday it was actually the owner of the store, just trying to protect his business from looters.
Chicago Weather: It's Gonna Be Cool NightCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
Man May Have Been Electrocuted By Downed Power Line In South SuburbsDowned power lines from the storms on Monday may have played a role in the death of a man in unincorporated South Holland.
Southwest Suburban Residents Stuck Without Power After StormsAfter the storms on Monday, some residents of Mokena and Frankfort have been told they will be without power for days. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Rogers Park Reeling After TornadoCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on what residents on Chicago's North Side are doing for each other after a devastating tornado hit Rogers Park.