Illinois Restaurants Sue To Stay OpenNot every restaurant is going to shut down quietly. Some plan to defy Governor JB Pritzker's order and simply stay open. But others are heading to court, asking judges for permission to keep the stoves hot. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
United Airlines Launching Rapid COVID-19 Tests For International PassengersChicago-based United Airlines is hoping rapid COVID-19 tests could provide some peace of mind for travelers.
Restaurant, Bar Staff Prepare To File For Unemployment Again As COVID-19 Indoor Dining Bans Go Into EffectNearly 2 million people have filed for unemployment in Illinois since early March, and there is no doubt that servers and bar staff are going to add to those numbers as COVID-19 indoor dining bans take effect.
How Chicago Mail-In Ballots Are Processed, And Where You Can Drop Off Your BallotCBS 2's Jeremy Ross has more from the Loop with what workers are doing. It's where the automated and hands on mail-in voting process begins. Envelopes with ballots inside are sent though a machine taking an an image of the voters name and signature scrawled on the outside.
Lawsuit Identifies Officer Who Fired Shots That Killed Marcellis Stinnette In WaukeganCBS 2 has learned the police officer who opened fire on a young couple in Waukegan last week has been in trouble before. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Purdue Wary Of Illini As Boilermakers Try To Go 2-0Purdue coach Jeff Brohm made it clear the Boilermakers are taking nothing for granted when the two teams meet on Saturday. Katie Johnston reports.
Chicago Weather: High Winds And High Waves ThursdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020.
The Story Of Theo, An Ailing Dog That Has Captured Our HeartsCBS 2 was first to introduce you to Theo, a dog who is terminally ill with cancer and who is now living out the rest of his life in doggie hospice with a loving couple in Crystal Lake. Theo has a bucket list, and he became a sensation. CBS 2's Brad Edwards has more on Theo's story, and a special reunion.
What Body Cam And Dashcam Video Show From Waukegan Police Shooting That Killed Marcellis StinnetteDashcam footage captured a Waukegan police officer shooting a young couple and killing Marcellis Stinnette. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar walks us through what we can see.
Morton Grove Mayor Takes Issue With Gov. Pritzker Over Indoor Dining BanMorton Grove Mayor Daniel DiMaria does not agree with the ban on indoor restaurant and bar service in Cook County and elsewhere over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Players, Coaches Wonder About Next Steps With High School BasketballGov. JB Pritzker and the Illinois State Superintendent of Education are saying not so fast to a decision by the Illinois High School Association to have basketball go ahead despite Gov. Pritzker’s orders amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reports, players and coaches are wondering about the next step now.
8-Year-Old Girl Dead After Being Hit By Stray Bullet In East Chicago, IndianaTimiya Andrews was doing her homework when she was struck by the stray bullet this past Thursday, and she died six days later. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Man Convicted Of Killing Chicago Police Commander Paul Bauer Sentenced To Life In Prison Without ParoleShomari Legghette has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the killing of Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer.
Opening Of New Chicago Firehouse Delayed, COVID Outbreaks At Construction SiteIt will be the second largest fire station in the city, sometime after the new year.
IHSA Plans To Go Ahead With Basketball And Defy Gov. PritzkerThe Illinois High School Association on Wednesday said it is going to allow high school basketball practices to begin as scheduled in mid-November – in defiance of Gov. JB Pritzker’s office after he moved the sport to the high-risk category when it comes to COVID-19 this week. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Fire Along I-88 Causes Big BackupsA big vehicle fire late Wednesday was causing big backups on I-88 near the Morton Arboretum.
Waukegan Police Dashcam Video ReleasedCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports, for the first time, we are seeing what happened moments after a deadly Waukegan police shooting. The public release of the videos captured about a half dozen shots fired, killing 19-year-old Marcellis Stinnette and injuring his girlfriend Tafara Williams
Chicago Restaurants Hoping To Profit Off Halloween Worry About Indoor Dining Ban's Blow To BusinessThe decision is a blow to businesses hoping to profit off Halloween, and owners say they are scared.
Chicago Weather: Clouds Rule Wednesday NightCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 5 p.m. forecast for Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020.
Shomari Legghette Sentenced To Life In Prison For The Killing Of Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul BauerShomari Legghette has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the killing of Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer.
Dashcam Video Released Of Waukegan Police Officer ShootingCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports on the dash cam video of the moments when a Waukegan police officer shot into a car, killing a young man and injuring his girlfriend.
President Trump Returning To Wisconsin For 3rd Time In A WeekPresident Donald Trump planned to hold a rally in Green Bay on Friday, marking his third stop in a week to Wisconsin as part of a final push from both sides to capture the key swing state. Katie Johnston reports.
Gov. Pritzker All But Cancels Upcoming High School Basketball SeasonGov. JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health on Tuesday tightened its restrictions for youth and adult recreational sports amid a new statewide surge in the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the major changes is that basketball has been moved from medium risk to high risk
Patchy Fog Wednesday MorningCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020.