CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a breakdown of the damage, Tim McGill has what people shared on social media, and Charlie De Mar reports on where the damage happened.
A Big Chill Will Be Sticking AroundCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, Sept. 28, 2020.
Bar Owner Says Eased Pandemic Rules Will Mean Everything For BusinessEased pandemic restrictions are on the way for local bars and restaurants, and one bar owner tells CBS 2's Tara Molina the new rules mean everything.
Streets And Sanitation Supervisor Under Investigation After Racist Text MessageA city employee says her heart sank when her supervisor texted a message with the N-word, while on the job. Only on CBS 2, that text is now the subject of an investigation, and the recipient of the message shared her story with CBS 2's Tim McNicholas.
Lawsuit Coming In Hopes Of Getting Illinois Student Athletes Back On FieldA lawsuit is soon expected to be filed by some parents in hopes of putting Illinois student athletes back in play. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
IDES Callback Message To Leah ChiestderLeah Chiestder contacted CBS 2 saying she was 'livid' about this callback message from the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Woman 'Livid' After Receiving Troubling Callback Message, Yawn From IDES EmployeeImagine being out of work, waiting weeks to get a call back from the state’s unemployment office – and then when you do, the caller not only yawns, but says he has no idea what the problem is. That is what happened to one south suburban woman who sent the voicemail to CBS 2. Political Investigator Dana Kozlov talked with her Monday night.
Mom Warns Parents After Toddler Nearly Lost Eyesight From Playing With Squirting Bath ToysA Plainfield mom has an urgent warning for parents after her toddler was not only hospitalized but could also have permanent eye damage from a bath toy you may have in your home.
AT&T Crews Work To Fix Dangerous Leaning PoleA viewer contacted CBS 2 about the pole near 131st Street and St. Lawrence Avenue on the city's Far South Side.
A Pattern Of Heartbreaking Failures At DCFSGov. JB Pritzker has promised to make changes at the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services to protect children like a girl who was killed this past weekend, Serenity Arrington. Still, as CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports, dozens of children whose families were investigated by the DCFS have been killed in just the last year.
DCFS Had Past Contact With Family Of 5-Year-Old Girl Stabbed To DeathSimone Austin was ordered held without bond Monday in the murder of her 5-year-old daughter, Serenity Arrington, on the city's West Side. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
French Bulldogs Discovered In Warehouse Will Stay In Chicago Pending HearingThanks to the efforts of United States Sen. Tammy Duckworth 15 French bulldogs discovered in a warehouse will be staying with a Chicago animal rescue group for now.
White House Sending 100 Million Tests To States To Help Reopen SchoolsMore than 100 million rapid COVID-19 tests from Chicago's Abbott Laboratories will be shipped across the country for free.
Student Athletes Could Miss Scholarship Opportunities Due To COVID-19As thousands of high school athletes in Illinois sit out this season there is also a monetary cost of three major fall sports -- football, boys soccer and girls volleyball -- being sidelined.
New COVID-19 Rules For Restaurants, Bars, Fitness Clubs, And Health Services In Chicago Start ThursdayChicago restaurants will soon be able to serve more people indoors, and bars that don’t serve food will soon be able to resume service inside under loosened COVID-19 restrictions announced by Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday.
Community Gathers To Remember Charity Founder Betty Price, Known As 'Mother Of Englewood'Betty Price was known as the Mother of Englewood – the heart and soul of a community with more than its share of challenges.
Gov. Pritzker Honors National Guard, Gold Star FamiliesIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Sunday honored National Guard and Illinois Gold Star families at a ceremony in Marseilles.
A Chill Coming Our WayCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020.
Viewer Contacts CBS 2 About Dangerous Leaning Power Pole On Far South SideA dangerous leaning power pole on the city’s Far South Side prompted quick action from the Chicago Department of Transportation.
COVID-19 Cases On Rise In Numerous StatesOver the past week, the U.S. averaged about 43,000 new COVID-19 cases per day, up 24 percent from the average two weeks ago. CBS News’ Lilia Luciano reports.
Student Athletes And Parents Plan Lawsuit To Resume School SportsParents and student athletes are crying foul as they put pressure on Illinois lawmakers and educators to reopen schools so fall sports can begin.
Man Shot Dead In Gary, Police Shoot Suspected GunmanA man was shot and killed early Sunday in Gary, and police shot and wounded the suspected assailant.
Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Chicago River's North BranchThe woman was found dead in the river near Roscoe Village.
Mother Charged With Stabbing 5-Year-Old Girl To DeathSerenity Arrington, 5, died after being stabbed on the city's West Side.
Car Slams Into Jewelry Store On Michigan AvenueA car crashed into the Nakamol jewelry store on Michigan Avenue downtown Sunday afternoon after barreling down Michigan Avenue and breaking all kinds of traffic laws, police said. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.