A Highland Park restaurant has come up with a delicious way to put a smile on the faces of those working on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.
Duckworth Says She'll Serve In Any Capacity That Helps Joe Biden Win White HouseU.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Illinois) is on the list of Democrat Joe Biden’s possible running mates.
Isaias Still Skirts East Coast Of FloridaIsaias fizzled out as a hurricane, but Palm Beach County still saw heavy rain and pounding surf. CBS News’ Manuel Bojorquez reports.
On-And-Off Showers Through MondayCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020.
SpaceX Astronauts Return After Huge Step Forward For Private Space FlightTwo NASA astronauts ended their SpaceX mission with the first ocean landing in 45 years Sunday. CBS News’ Mark Strassman reports.
UIC Historians Complete Oral History Project On Mayor Richard M. DaleyThe project includes 45 videotaped interviews with political advisers, chiefs of staff, and former presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama.
Rep. LaShawn Ford Demands Major Changes To History TeachingAn Illinois state representative on Sunday called for the end of history classes in Illinois schools until “appropriate alternatives” are developed.
Annual Boat Party Goes Ahead In East Peoria Despite COVID-19 WarningsDespite a concerning uptick in coronavirus cases in Illinois lately, an annual party happened as planned in downstate East Peoria this weekend.
Tent Revival Presses On In Des Plaines Despite COVID-19 WarningsVideo shows many people at the Big Tent Revival did not appear to be following COVID-19 guidelines, and this weekend, the City of Des Plaines was trying to determine when and whom to issue $750 citations. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Storms Overwhelm Some Chicago ViaductsSudden storms late Sunday afternoon overwhelmed some Chicago viaducts, including the one at 47th Street and Normal Avenue.
1 Dead, 3 Injured In Tri-State Tollway CrashTwo cars were involved in the crash on the Tri-State near Vernon Hills.
2 Men Shot Dead In Car In LawndalePolice are searching for suspects and a motive in the double homicide near Ogden and Kolin avenues.
$4,000 Reward In Search For Killer Of 9-Year-Old Janari RicksThe search continued Sunday night for the killer of a 9-year-old boy outside the Cabrini Rowhouses, and a reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction has reached $4,000 and counting. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Scattered Showers Late SundayCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has a 4 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020.
Man Sought For Breaking Into Boats In Burnham HarborPolice on Saturday issued a community alert in their search for a man who has been stealing things from boats in Burnham Harbor.
Scattered Storms SundayCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020.
Preparing For Isaias In Florida Within The PandemicPreparing for Isaias means shutting down sites for coronavirus testing in Florida, and trying to figure out socially distanced shelters. CBS News’ Manuel Bojorquez reports.
Dunkin' Donuts Employee Accused Of Spitting In State Trooper's CoffeeAn employee at a Garfield Ridge neighborhood Dunkin’ Donuts stood charged Saturday with spitting in an Illinois state trooper’s coffee.
Another Mass Protest Hits Downtown StreetsOrganizers reassured everyone that the protest for police reform and against organizations such as Immigration and Customs Enforcement would be peaceful. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Ribbon Cutting Celebrates New Paved Trail Along Poplar Creek SystemIf you’re looking to get out for some fresh air, there’s a new trail to explore in Hoffman Estates.
Business Owners Talk About Triumphs, Challenges As National Black Business Month BeginsAugust is National Black Business Month – a time to choose and support Black-owned stores and other operations.
Former Hurricane Isaias Headed For FloridaThe Sunshine State is facing some serious problems, as Isaias bears down amid skyrocketing COVID-19 cases. Dayna Bacchus reports.
Cooler Start For AugustCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has your 5 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020.
Museum Of Science And Industry Reopens After 4 MonthsAfter four months of being closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Museum of Science and Industry reopened on Saturday.
Medline Holds Mask, Sanitizer Giveaway In WaukeganA major mask giveaway was held Saturday at the Medline Industries facility in Waukegan.