Residents of the building at 200 N. Dearborn St. said they were stuck in the sweltering heat this Memorial Day weekend.
Drying Out Thursday, Heat ComingCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Wednesday, July 15, 2020.
Fraudsters May Be Targeting Seniors By Applying For Illinois Unemployment Debit CardsAs many wait for unemployment benefits or the debits cards they need to access that money, it turns out some people are getting those cards in the mail when they never even applied for unemployment. As CBS 2’s Tara Molina reports. it is a new form of identity theft.
Outrage After Skokie Police Union Comments About Removing Officers From SchoolsShould police be in schools? It is a debate happening all over the country, and a school district in Skokie took up the topic Tuesday night. But some were outraged by comments made by the Fraternal Order of Police lodge representing the officers. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Dominik Kubalik Named 1 of 3 Finalists For Calder TrophyDominik Kubalik is one of three finalists for the Calder Trophy, given to the top rookie in the NHL. He led all first-year players with 30 goals in 68 games.
Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Hopes To Be Off Injured List Before Season StartsAnthony Rizzo is hopeful he won't have to start the season on the injured list. The Cubs' first baseman has been a spectator the last week of camp due to his back issues.
'You Know You Hit Him': Family Demands Justice After Vietnam Veteran, Father Of Three Killed In Hit-And-RunA loving father and grandfather was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Chicago's Lawndale neighborhood, and now his family wants justice.
Dr. Allison Arwady On Chicago COVID-19 ConcernsWith concerns mounting as COVID-19 cases are on the rise in Chicago – particularly among 18- to 29-year-olds, Chicago Department of Public Health Director Dr. Allison Arwady joined CBS 2 Wednesday to about what kind of actions will be coming if problems persist.
COVID-19 Cluster At Lake Zurich High School Sports CampCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports more than 30 students tested positive for the coronavirus after attending a sports camp. Other students are awaiting test results.
Shut Downs Could Go Into Effect If COVID-19 Don't DeclineCBS 2's Chris Tye reports both Governor Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said they are concerned about the recent uptick in COVID-19 numbers.
Chicago Weather: Rain Showers Through The NightCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the rainy night forecast.
Video Shows Two Kids Nearly Swept Away By Waves On Michigan City PierTwo children had a close call when they were nearly swept away by some monster waves on the Michigan City pier. But those kids never should have made it onto the pier at all.
Wrigleyville Bars Say They're Taking Crowds Very SeriouslyMayor Lori Lightfoot has been warning Chicago that a spike in new COVID-19 cases has been seen among 18- to 29-year-olds – just the demographic that often flocks to Wrigleyville for Opening Day for the Cubs. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
COVID-19 In IllinoisDoctor Ngozi Ezike, head of the Illinois Department of Public Health wants people to get tested if they think they may have been exposed to COVID-19.
COVID-19 Warning For Young AdultsCBS 2's Chris Tye reports while one demographic in the city has its COVID-19 numbers declining, another group's numbers are rising.
Storm Threat WednesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Tuesday, July 14, 2020.
Mayor Lightfoot Unveils Debt Forgiveness Plan For City Colleges Of Chicago StudentsThe mayor unveiled a new program to forgive the debt for City Colleges of Chicago students who return after dropping out in the past ten years.
Transactions With Stores During Pandemic Often Mean No Cash AllowedIf you’ve walked into a store and they didn’t want your cash, you’re not alone. And it is expected to become the norm, as CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Lane Tech Considering Changing Indians Logo, MascotLane Tech High School, one of the largest in Chicago, is considering changing its mascot.
Alderman Furious After Fly Dumpers Again Unload In West EnglewoodFly dumpers were caught on camera in West Englewood with a massive dump truck overnight Monday into Tuesday, and Ald. Ray Lopez (15th) has had it. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
JoAnn Cunningham, Mother Of AJ Freund, To Be SentencedJoAnn Cunningham, the Crystal Lake mother accused of murdering her own son AJ Freund, appeared before a judge Tuesday. It was the final hearing for Cunningham gets sentenced for 5-year-old AJ’s murder on Thursday.
Phase 3 Coronavirus Vaccine Trial To Go Ahead At UICPromising results were announced Tuesday for a possible COVID-19 vaccine made by Moderna, and Phase 3 trials will be held in part at the University of Illinois at Chicago. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
3 Young Women Shot Near 79th Street Red Line StationTraffic was diverted and the station was bypassed after the shooting.
Spiking COVID-19 Numbers Have Teachers Concerned About Returning To SchoolWith spiking COVID-19 numbers in some areas in Chicago and schools planning to reopen soon, teachers worry. They are asking if they and their students will be able to stay.
Sox, Cubs Continue Summer PracticeCBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports on what both teams are working on to prepare for the upcoming season.