CBS 2 Political Reporter Dana Kozlov reports Mayor Lightfoot got into a heated exchange with an alderman about Anjanette Young and there was no vote to rename LSD.
Big Cities Rebounding After Population Losses Earlier In PandemicSome of America’s largest cities saw some of the sharpest population losses during the worst of the pandemic last year, but it turns out they’re rebounding, and fast. CBS News’ Michael George reports.
Chicago Weather: Cooling Off OvernightCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021.
Boating Accident At Northerly Island Sends 2 People To HospitalA boating accident this weekend sent several two to the hospital.
Fight Over Counterfeit Tickets Sends People Crashing Through Hotel Window Near LollapaloozaThree men got into the fight at the Congress Hotel after one of the men sold the other two -- and two women -- counterfeit tickets, police say.
Lollapalooza Ends With DaBaby Nixed From Lineup Over Homophobic CommentsLollapalooza wrapped up Sunday night without one of its headliners. Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby should have been ending his set right about 10 p.m. Instead, the festival nixed the headliner the latest backlash over his homophobic comments last week. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
More Than Half Of U.S. Counties Considered High-Transmission Areas For COVID-19New daily cases of COVID-19 are now higher than they were at this point last summer, but millions of Americans are still unvaccinated and unmasked. CBS News’ Elise Preston reports.
Illinois State Trooper Clipped By Driver's Rearview Mirror On Dan RyanAn Illinois State trooper was recovering Sunday after a late-night crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway.
Racist Graffiti Found On Front Of West Side Takeout RestaurantIt has been painted over already, but racist graffiti was discovered on the front of a West Side takeout restaurant Sunday morning.
Chicago Police Report 461 Shootings In JulyChicago police Sunday released their crime data for the month of July, and while murders in the city are about equal to 2020, the number of shootings has increased nearly 15% since last year.
Teen Injured In Shooting Near Playground In Gage Park NeighborhoodAn 18-year-old man was shot and wounded Sunday afternoon in the Gage Park neighborhood, just yards from a park full of children.
UIC Receives $6 Million Grant To Test Drug To Treat Severe Lung Complications From COVID-19In the battle against COVID-19, the University of Illinois at Chicago has received $6 million from the federal government to test a potential drug to treat severe complications from infections with the coronavirus.
DaBaby Pulled From Lollapalooza Lineup Amid Backlash Over Homophobic RemarksOn this final day of Lollapalooza Sunday, a headliner was nixed. Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby will not be performing after backlash from homophobic remarks he made at another festival. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Chicago Weather: Heading Back To The 80s (Not The Decade)CBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 5:30 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021.
Reassurance, Caution From City Officials As COVID-19 Delta Variant Cases RiseMayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago Department of Public Health Director Dr. Allison Arwady repeatedly emphasized that the most important action anyone can take is to get vaccinated. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Brookfield Zoo Hopping With 3 Wallaby Joeys Born Last YearThings are hopping at the Brookfield Zoo for three new additions born there last year.
Masks Now Required At Art Institute Of ChicagoThe Art Institute of Chicago is now requiring all visitors to wear a mask the whole time they’re visiting, even if they are vaccinated.
Chicago Weather: Slight Chance Of Storms Saturday NightCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Saturday, July 31, 2021.
Members Of Congress Protest As Federal Eviction Ban Is Set To ExpireMillions of people behind on rent because of the pandemic may soon be evicted as a federal ban expires, and members of Congress are demanding action that likely won’t happen. CBS News’ Christina Ruffini reports.
3 People Hospitalized After Ammonia Leak At Wheeling FactorySeveral people were taken to the hospital Saturday after a hazardous gas leak at a factory in Wheeling.
Crash In Humboldt Park Sends 4 People To Hospital; 2 Seriously HurtFour people were taken to the hospital Saturday afternoon when a car crashed into a building in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.
At Least 4 People Injured In Crash On Edens ExpresswayA terrifying crash on the Edens Expressway tied up traffic for hours Saturday.
Rising Concerns About COVID As Sun Sets On LollapaloozaA mask mandate for indoor spaces was in effect Saturday at Lollapalooza amid rising COVID cases brought on by the dangerous Delta variant. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Ribbon-Cutting Held For Newly-Renovated Sand Ridge Nature Center In South HollandCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle was among those cutting the ribbon Saturday morning on a newly-renovated nature center in the south suburbs.
Robbins Native Catherine Stovall Celebrates 102nd BirthdayRobbins native Catherine Stovall was joined by family and friends to celebrate her 102nd birthday on Saturday.