The South Chicago neighborhood on Sunday hosted the city’s oldest Mexican Independence Day Parade – but in a whole new way in the interest of safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Willowbrook Nursing Home Hit Hard At Beginning Of COVID-19 Pandemic Braces For Second SurgeAdministrators called it war. And they are afraid that battle could be starting up again.
Mayor Lightfoot Talks One-On-One About City Budget PainCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov sat down with Mayor Lori Lightfoot Monday afternoon to talk taxes, fees, and increasing COVID-19 concerns.
Police Search For Missing Baby After Car Was Stolen With Him InsidePolice say a car was stolen with 7-month-old Jaylen Mojica inside near Marquette Park. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Customs Agents Seize More Than $500,000 In Counterfeit Cash In ChicagoThe shipment was addressed to a home in Joliet and labeled as a prop, but importing phony currency is a felony.
UIC Doctors Say Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Trial May Have Information On Effectiveness By DecemberAt UIC doctors are well into giving the second dose of the vaccines and staying optimistic that they will be able to report on its effectiveness before the end of the year.
CBS 2 Update: Harassed And Fired Jewel Employee Gets A New JobKhaled Alayli stated his new position Monday at Fresh Farms in Niles. It is similar to the work he did at Jewel in Glenview, which did reverse course and offered him a job at a different location. He declined.
Chicago Weather: Clouds Bring In The ColdCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the extended forecast.
Car Stolen With 7-Month-Old Baby InsideThe car was stolen near Marquette Park, but was then found more than eight miles away in Lawndale and the baby was not there. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Cook County Gets More COVID RestrictionsBecause of the growing number of coronavirus cases in the area, Gov. Pritzkers said starting Wednesday, restrictions for dining and group gatherings will be put in place.
Boy Suffering From Cancer Gets Star Wars SurpriseIn addition to an appearance by 'Star Wars' characters, Johnny Martin, 13, also got a special report from our Dave Savini and Brad Edwards that he's going to Disney World.
Chicago Weather: A Little Snow Overnight And A Below-Average Week To ComeCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020.
Mayor Lightfoot Has Message On Safe Halloween Celebrations In Age Of COVID-19Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago First Lady Amy Eshleman are getting into the Halloween spirit – safely.
Pope Francis Appoints Chicago Native Wilton Gregory As America's First Black CardinalPope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop and Chicago native Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black cardinal.
Chicago Latinx Leaders Appeal To LGBTQ+, Immigrant Communities To Get Out VoteLatinx leaders in Chicago made a final push Sunday to get out the vote with a special appeal to members of the LGBTQ+ and immigrant communities.
COVID-19 Cases Surging In Illinois, But Doctors Emphasize We Know More About VirusThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said over the past week, Illinois has the second highest COVID-19 case count in the U.S., and that has local doctors paying close attention. CBS 2’s Steven Graves on Sunday asked how hospitals were preparing.
Man Charged In Hit-And-Run That Injured Woman At Bus ShelterA man has been arrested in connection with a hit and run of a woman at a bus stop during Mexican Independence Day festivities in Chicago's South Loop on Sept. 15, according to the Chicago Police Department.
Vigil For Healing After Waukegan Police Shooting That Killed Marcellis StinnetteNew details were emerging Sunday night about two people who were shot by police earlier this week in Waukegan. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Chicago Weather: Wintry Weather Coming OvernightCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has a RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020.
Bears vs. L.A. Rams: Three Things To WatchThe Bears travel to Los Angeles to face the Rams on Monday Night Football. The teams are facing off for the third straight season, maybe one of them will get to 20 points this time. Here are three things to watch from CBS 2's Matt Zahn.
Former CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson Turns Himself In After Domestic Incident At His Home, Sources SayFormer Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson turned himself in Saturday afternoon, hours after officers were called to his home in Bridgeport for a domestic incident, according to sources. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
RealTime Weather: October Chill In The Air; First Snow Possible Sunday NightCBS 2 Meteorologist Tim McGill has the latest 7-day forecast.
Activists Create Mural To Honor Black Women Killed By PoliceVolunteers are using art to pay tribute to notable figures in Black history.
Another COVID-19 Record For Illinois; One Victim Says Second Surge 'Scares The Hell Out Of Me'Public health officials Saturday reported 6,161 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, the most ever reported in one day in Illinois, as the state's positivity rate continues to climb to levels not seen in more than four months. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Street Named For Janari Ricks, 9-Year-Old Shot And Killed Outside Cabrini RowhousesA posthumous honor for a boy killed in the Cabrini Green neighborhood this summer. Today a street was named for 9-year-old Janari Ricks, who was shot and killed back in August.