Before firefighters arrived, police in Sterling, Illinois rescued a 12-year-old girl from a burning apartment building. Three people in the building died.
Voting In A Pandemic: Early Voting Begins In Most Of Illinois ThursdayThis year's presidential election is poised to be historic for many reasons, and Wednesday in counties all around Chicago, final preparations were underway for the start of early voting Thursday.
Glenview Man Sues IDES, Says He’s Owed Thousands In Benefits After System ‘Glitch’A Glenview man is suing the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES), saying the agency owes him more than $6,400 in unemployment benefits.
Chicagoans Step Up To Help Abused Dog In BucktownPet rescue agencies across Chicago see their share of abuse and neglect. But one Bucktown business didn’t know how bad it was until it took a look inside one precious pooch.
SWAT Team Surrounds Hartgrove Hospital; Juvenile With Gun In LobbyA SWAT team surrounded Hartgrove Hospital on Chicago's West Side Wednesday afternoon when police say a boy with a gun barricaded himself in the hospital lobby.
Breonna Taylor Protest In ChicagoCBS 2's Jermont Taylor reports from Chicago's South Side where Father Michael Pfleger is leading a peaceful demonstration protesting the indictment of an officer in the Breonna Taylor case.
City, Community Leaders Support Peaceful Protests In The Name Of Breonna TaylorCBS Investigator Megan Hickey reports on what leaders had to say about Wednesday's controversial indictment.
Lisle Police Officers Rescues Young Boy From A Burning BuildingA Lisle police officer rushed into a burning home early Wednesday morning, saving a 14-year-old boy's life.
CBS 2 Weather: Short Term Warm Up On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
West Town Gas Station Owner Murdered; Family Warned Him Area Was DangerousFamily of a Chicago gas station owner who was killed in crossfire at his job now says they were always concerned for his safety.
Protesters Gather At St. Sabina After Breonna Taylor DecisionThe protest will begin at 79th Street and Racine Avenue and demonstrators intend to shut down the roadway. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Calls For CalmCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports state and local leaders said while they were outraged regarding the Breonna Taylor indictment, they said protests should be peaceful.
A Summery FeelCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020.
Some Social Equity Applicants Say Their Own Money Is On The Line As Marijuana Licenses Are DelayedSome social equity applicants did everything right – secured a space, put the money up, and now they’re waiting for a marijuana license. But six months later, they have heard nothing from the state.
Part Of Building Under Construction Collapses In Wicker ParkA home that was under construction partially collapsed onto the building next door in Wicker Park Tuesday evening.
Car Splits In Half In Arlington Heights CrashA car slammed into a pole and split right in half in Arlington Heights Tuesday night.
West Town Gas Station Owner Shot And Killed In CrossfireA West Town gas station owner and father is dead after being caught in the crossfire during a shooting earlier Tuesday.
Security Cameras Are Being Destroyed In Brighton Park, Gang Members BlamedNeighbors in Brighton Park are working hard to protect their homes, only to find their security cameras getting smashed.
Man Was Shot In Face In Case Of Mistaken Identity, Family And Friends SayA father was shot in the face in a case of mistaken identity in Ravenswood Manor, which has become a problem area for police when it comes to violence. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Dreadhead Cowboy Charged With Animal CrueltyAdam Hollingsworth has been charged after riding his horse down the Dan Ryan Expressway on Monday.
Chicago Animal Rescue Group Says Feds Are Demanding Return Of Dogs Found In WarehouseA Chicago animal rescue group said the federal government is demanding they return more than a dozen French bulldogs the group has been caring for since they were discovered in a warehouse.
Last Mass Coming Up At St. Maurice Church In McKinley ParkThis Saturday will at 6 p.m. will be the final mass at St. Maurice Catholic Church in the Southwest Side’s McKinley Park neighborhood.
Frankfort Teacher Accused Of Soliciting, Grooming StudentA Frankfort middle school teacher was arrested shortly before class Tuesday morning, on accusations that he solicited a former student sexually.
Bulls Name Billy Donovan As New Head CoachThe Chicago Bulls have hired former Oklahoma City coach Billy Donovan has their new head coach. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Family Wants To Know Why Dreadhead Cowboy Hasn't Been ReleasedAdam Hollingsworth was arrested on Monday after riding a horse for miles down the Dan Ryan Expressway, and now his sister wants to know why he has not been released. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports.