Simone 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.
Chicago Weather: Flurries In The MorningCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, Oct. 26, 2020.
U.S. Supreme Court Refuses To Extend Wisconsin Absentee Ballot DeadlineThe U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that Wisconsin cannot count mailed-in ballots received after Election Day, siding with Republicans.
Des Plaines Senior Center Resident Says She Hasn't Gotten A Ballot, Can't Leave To VoteFor months, Cheryl Dirago said she has only been able to leave her room at Asbury Court Supportive and Independent Living in Des Plaines for the essentials. Now, she wants to know why voting isn’t included. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Gold Coast Area Residents Say Recycling Bins Are Being Used By Drug DealersRecycling bins are supposed to save the environment, but residents in the Gold Coast area said they are being used to sell drugs. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Justice Amy Coney Barrett Takes First Of Two Oaths After Senate Confirmation VoteAmy Coney Barrett took her first of two oaths at the White House Monday night, right after the U.S. Senate voted to confirm the Chicago -based federal judge to the U.S. Supreme Court.
7-Month-Old Baby Safe After Mother Says He Was In Carjacked VehiclePolice now say the baby, Jaylen Mojica, was most likely safe all along. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
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.