Only Half Of Building Closed After IL Secretary Of State's Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19Illinois Secretary of State’s office employees said they walked off the job Tuesday after a coworker tested positive for COVID-19. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Lane Tech Votes To Do Away With 'Indian' SymbolThe Local School Council at Lane Tech College Prep voted Tuesday night to do away with the school's controversial “Indian” symbol and nickname.
CPS Expected To Announce Plan For All E-LearningThe plan for the 2020-2021 school year amid the pandemic came after the Chicago Teachers Union warned of a possible strike vote.
Chicago Rapper Killed, 2 Others Injured In Gold Coast ShootingClose to 50 shots rang out in broad daylight on Oak Street between Rush Street and Michigan Avenue in the shooting that killed rapper FBG Duck. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
One Dead, Two Injured In Shooting On Oak Street Near Mag MileChicago Police Area Three Operations Deputy Chief Daniel O’Shea provides an update on the shooting Tuesday afternoon.
With Moratorium On Rents, Landlords Can't Get Rid Of Problematic TenantsCBS 2's Jim Williams reports legal experts say it could take many months to get renters through the court system.
Chicago Teachers Union Warns Of Possible Strike Vote Over Remote LearningThe union is calling for only remote learning in the Chicago Public Schools as the 2020-2021 school year begins amid the coronavirus pandemic. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Suspect In Shooting Death Of Janari Ricks In CourtCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports the judge denied bond for the man accused of gunning down nine-year-old Janari Ricks.
3 Shot On Oak Street Near Michigan Avenue; One Man Gravely WoundedWitnesses said two men were quarreling and shots were fired, and the gunman then headed toward Michigan Avenue and more shots were fired. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Unlike Illinois, Youth Sports In Indiana Will Proceed With Few RestrictionsCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports some Indiana health officials think that's a bad idea.
New York State Passed Legislation To Waive Unemployment Penalty Weeks, But Not IllinoisPenalty weeks are keeping thousands of laid-off workers from getting their unemployment checks. And meanwhile, as CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports, other states have found a way around the problem.
Chicago Weather: Warmer Temps On The WayCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has a look at the extended forecast.
No Bond For Suspect In Janari Ricks Shooting DeathCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports witnesses recognized the suspect because he had a distinctive limp.
Illinois Teachers' Unions Prepared To Strike Over Remote Learning During PandemicThe Chicago Teachers Union plans to hold an emergency House of Delegates meeting early next week to discuss a possible strike vote, in an effort to pressure the Chicago Public Schools into starting the school year with remote learning. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
3 People Shot On Oak Street Near Michigan AvenueThe victims' conditions were not immediately learned.
LIVE: Reports Of At Least 3 Shot At Oak And MichiganThree people were shot on Oak Street between Rush Street and Michigan Avenue, police say.
Third Suspect Charged In July 4th Murder Of 7-Year-Old Natalia WallaceA third man has been charged with murder in the July 4th death of 7-year-old Natalia Wallace, who was shot and killed while playing in her grandmother's front yard in the South Austin neighborhood. Katie Johnston reports.
Nearly 60 Fish Types In Chicago Waters, Up From About 10The variety of fish swimming in Chicago's waterways have increased in recent decades, which authorities attribute to a decline in pollution. Katie Johnston reports.
Cooler Than Average TuesdayCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather update for Monday, Aug. 3, 2020.
Black-Owned Lavenderpop Greeting Cards Makes History With Jewel-Osco PartnershipA Black-owned greeting card company has struck up a partnership with Jewel-Osco – becoming the first independent and Black-owned greeting card line to do so in the store chain’s 100-year history.
Organizers Defend Trap Warehouse Event That Was Shut Down By CityThe Trap Warehouse event was supposed to be a party with a purpose - $20 to have drinks, dance, and network. Instead, Chicago inspectors shut down the warehouse event. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
High Powered Lawyer Accused Of Sex Assault Is Now Charged With DUISeveral women and former employees accuse a prominent Chicago family attorney of sexual assault - all of it is outlined in a complaint filed last month by a state disciplinary board. A day after CBS 2 reported on that, the attorney, David Pasulka, was charged with DUI in Glenview. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Young Swimmer Rescued From Dangerous Water In GlencoeThe swimmer was rushed to an area hospital.
Heartbreak After Murder Of 17-Year-Old Activist Caleb ReedCaleb Reed was just 17 years old, trying to change lives in the city’s Black and Latinx communities. On Monday night, police were trying to find his killer. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.