The University of Chicago is offering free meals, as well as assistance for small businesses and nonprofits. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Chicago Weather: Beautiful Weekend AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 10 p.m. forecast for Friday, May 29, 2020.
Shedd Aquarium Celebrating 90th Birthday During PandemicThe Shedd Aquarium is turning 90 years old and will be using virtual celebrations to celebrate all things under the sea all weekend.
Retired Naval Aviator Rescues Man From Chicago RiverA woman who was walking her dog jumped into action going into the Chicago River to save a drowning man, and the dramatic moments were all caught on camera.
Chicago Protesters Demand Justice In Minneapolis Man's DeathProtesters were still on the streets of downtown Chicago at 10 p.m. Friday night, demanding justice in the death of Minneapolis man George Floyd.
Calumet Park Officer Taken To Hospital After Chase With SuspectsA Calumet Park police officer was rushed to the hospital Friday night after the officers squad car was tagged with at least four bullet holes in the windshield.
Gurnee Native And Former Illini Star Fundraises For Hospitality WorkersGurnee native and former Illini basketball star Brandon Paul is helping out people in Chicago, even as his professional career takes a hit.
As Taverns Teeter On The Brink Due To COVID-19, City Requires Many To Fork Over Money For New Liquor LicenseWhile the city prepares to open next week, some businesses, that are not on the list are crying foul. CBS2 investigator Dorothy Tucker talks to owners, who face thousands of dollars in city fees, even though their doors remain closed.
Legacy Of A LifetimeFor those waiting on a life-saving organ donation, the COVID-19 pandemic poses major challenges. But CBS 2's Steven Graves has the story of a paramedic who left a legacy of life after serving on the front lines.
Searing Words For Trump By Lightfoot Over George Floyd's DeathCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports on what Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said about President Trump's caustic remarks over what happened to a black man killed by a white Minneapolis police officer.
The New NormalCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on how suburban shops and restaurants are adjusting with COVID-19 changes to handle customers again.
Man Pushed In Front Of Train Fatally Struck At 87th Street CTA Red Line StopFor the second time in two months, a man is dead after being pushed in front of a CTA train in Chicago.
Chicago Weather: Fantastic Friday Weather And A Nice Weekend AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look ahead to the weekend.
Back In BusinessCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on the beginning of Phase 3 in Illinois that's allowing for certain businesses to reopen across the state. Except for Chicago.
'It Begins With An F And Ends With A You'CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports on the words Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot had for President Trump and his incendiary comments regarding the death of a black man at the hands of a while Minneapolis police officer.
Chicago Police Policy Considers Neck Pressure Applied To George Floyd 'Deadly Force'The police tactic that led to the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis is forbidden in the City of Chicago—a change in policy made in 2017. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Get Ready For A Cooler ChangeCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Thursday, May 28, 2020.
As Brookfield Zoo Awaits A Reopening, The Animals Miss Us, TooThe Brookfield Zoo is not immune to the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic has brought, and it’s meant some tough decisions and some improvising. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinois Unemployment Workers' ClaimsCBS 2’s Tara Molina is working for Chicago, uncovering the information you need to get through the jobs crisis. She has taken the allegations made by IDES workers to Gov. JB Pritzker to see how he plans to address the concerns they brought up.
Restaurants Reopening In Suburbs, But Not ChicagoCBS 2's Charlie De Mar has a look at some restaurants reopening with many precautions amid the coronavirus pandemic in Evanston. But across Howard Street, it's still pickup and delivery only.
Chicago Police Unveil Plan To Combat Summer ViolenceNot everyone believes bringing more police officers to crime hot spots will be helpful. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
2 Shot In South ChicagoTwo people were rushed to the hospital after being shot at 87th Street and Essex Avenue.
Is There A Benefit For The Bulls Returning To Play?New team President Arturas Karnisovas may have to wait to see his guys play in person. Vincent Goodwill of Yahoo Sports joins CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer,
Audit Finds CTA Trains Not Being Cleaned ProperlyChicago’s ‘L’ trains are supposed to be cleaned thoroughly every day. But an internal audit issued Friday, May 22, finds they’re not being cleaned properly at all. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Chicago Restaurants Get Ready For Phase 3CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on what will reopen next Wednesday and what will still be closed under the COVID-19 Phase 3 in Chicago.