Latinx 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.
Woman Recovering After Life-Saving Heart Transplant Doctor Calls 'One In A Million'After eight hours in surgery over Thanksgiving, a Kankakee woman is recovering after she got a new heart. Her case is so unusual doctors say out of the thousands of transplants they do a year, maybe one like this ever happens.
Chicago Weather: Mild And Pleasant WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 10 p.m. forecast for Friday, Nov. 27, 2020.
Manhunt Underway For Man Suspected Of Abducting Son After Murdering His Mother; Boy Found SafeAfter police say his mother and uncle were murdered and he was abducted, 1-year-old K'Marion Hebron is now safe. The man accused of taking him and killing his mother and uncle was still on the run Friday night.
COVID-19 Pandemic Leaves Nonprofits In Need In Holiday SeasonThe world may be in for a COVID Christmas, but there is no skipping presents in a pandemic, and nonprofits are especially in need. Some Chicago charities are making major changes this season.
Archbishop Wilton Gregory To Become First Black Cardinal In United StatesArchbishop Wilton Gregory was in quarantine in Rome Friday, just hours away from making history as the South Side native will become the first Black American cardinal in the history of the Catholic Church Saturday.
Postal Problems As People Don't Get Their PackagesCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports, some Edgewater and Rogers Park residents are not getting their mail.
Chicago's Black Shop FridayCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports on what Black owned businesses are doing to get the attention of holiday shoppers, at a time when sales are critical for shops hit hard by the pandemic.
Delivery Problems At The Post OfficeCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports on issues surrounding mail service delays in Chicago's Edgewater and Rogers Park neighborhoods.
Chicago Weather: Cooler Temps On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the weekend and extended forecast.
More Mail Delays In ChicagoCBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports some residents in Edgewater and Rogers Park are upset their mail is being delayed by days and even weeks.
Chicago Fire Department Reveals Cause Of Fire That Left Two People Dead.Two seniors were found dead Thanksgiving Day night in a fire in the Old Irving Park neighborhood. Officials said the fire was caused by "careless use of smoking materials," and an oxygen tank in the home helped fuel the blaze.
Road To Recovery From COVIDCBS 2's Meredith Barack reports a man hospitalized with COVID earlier this year is back home and is giving thanks regarding his recovery.
Chicago's Black Shop FridayCBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports on local Black owned businesses and the push for people to shop locally and support Black owned businesses hit by the pandemic.
Chicago Weather: Mild Before The FallCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020.
Thanksgiving Amid Pandemic Is Especially Hard For Those In Greatest NeedThe coronavirus pandemic has altered the way people are celebrating this Thanksgiving, but 2020 is shaping up to be even harder for those in need. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Mad Dash For Black Friday Deals Taking Back Seat To COVID-19It was a holiday tradition for some – after the turkey comes the camp-out, with people waiting in lines for shopping deals even before Thanksgiving is over. COVID-19, however, is changing how we buy things on the eve of Black Friday, as CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker Celebrates Thanksgiving With Family ZoomCBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker celebrated Thanksgiving this year with a family Zoom with close to 50 people. They took turns talking about what they were all thankful for and one good thing that happened to them this year, despite the pandemic.
Family Wants Answers After Hit-And-Run Kills Patriarch, 86, In Little VillageA pain is being felt most intensely by seven children who lost their family patriarch this week. He was killed in a hit-and-run in Little Village. CBS 2's Marie Saavedra reports.
Many Chicagoans Order From Local Restaurants For ThanksgivingSome people who have been cooking at home for months took a break this Thanksgiving, instead ordering from restaurants that could really use the business. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Salvation Army Serves Thanksgiving Meals Outside Due To COVID-19CBS 2's Meredith Barack spent this Thanksgiving Day with the Salvation Army, which has changed the way it gives out meals due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
My Block, My Hood, My City Helps Restaurant Donate 2,000 MealsThe need this Thanksgiving is overwhelming, with more than 2 million people having lost their jobs in Illinois since the start of the pandemic. But volunteers near and far stepped up on Thursday to bring a little hope.
Stores Prepare For Black Friday In Midst Of PandemicWith COVID-19 changing everything, nothing about Black Friday will be traditional either. As CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas reports, we can forget about the rush to line up for those deals after we eat tonight.
Chicago Weather: A Mild Thanksgiving WeekendCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020.
Salvation Army Offers Thanksgiving Meals To GoOrganizations like the Salvation Army were forced to rethink their plans for Thanksgiving amid this COVID-19 surge. CBS 2''s Meredith Barack reports.