The SWAT teams are being placed on the Red and Blue lines following recent shootings and other violent crimes on the CTA.
Walmart To Limit Customers Nationwide After Two Evergreen Park Employees Die Of COVID-19 Walmart has announced national changes to help curb the spread of COVID-19. This comes less than a day after news broke of two employees who had worked at the Evergreen Park location died from the virus.
Some Indiana Golf Courses Open As Illinois Golf Courses Stay ClosedGolf courses in Illinois may be closed, but they're open in Indiana.
Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation Matches Donations In Virtual Food DriveThe Illinois Broadcasters Uniting Against Hunger food drive is really picking up steam with yet another massive match opportunity. You can help double the impact of a new partner by donating.
Chicago Weather: Chilly Saturday But Warmer Week AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 8 a.m. forecast for Saturday, April 4, 2020.
Local Physician Remembers Her Father Who Died From COVID-19As the list of families touched by the coronavirus grows, a doctor whose father just died from the virus has some incredibly powerful advice and insight into what it's like to be kept from the hospital, never meeting the physicians, all while trying to help steer medical decisions to keep a loved one alive.
Personal Trainer Makes In-Home Obstacle Course To Keep Daughter Active During Stay-At-Home OrderChicago personal trainer Brian McCabe found a unique way to keep his 3-year-old daughter Ayaana active during the stay-at-home order -- have her do an obstacle course in the house. After seeing McCabe's post on his Facebook page, several neighbors were inspired to create obstacle courses for their own kids.
Chicago School Teacher Keeps Students Moving At Home With 'Bean Bag Boogie'A pre-kindergarten teacher is keeping her students active during the stay-at-home order in Illinois.
With Gold Trading High Jeweler Sees More People Cashing In CollectionsWith many out of work amid the COVID-19 pandemic, some people are looking at their unwanted gold jewelry as a way to make money.
High Winds Could Pose Risk To Tents Set Up Outside Area Hospitals To Treat COVID-19 PatientsThe Chicago area is under a high wind advisory, and that could be a major problem for hospitals using medical tents as they fight COVID-19.
Chicago Area Weather: Wind Advisory In Northern Illinois, Northwest IndianaA wind advisory is in place for Northern Illinois and Northwest Indiana until Sunday evening.
Olympic Volleyball Player Jeff Jendryk Looking To Train At Home In WheatonFormer Loyola volleyball star Jeff Jendryk has been playing professionally in Germany getting ready to play with Team USA in the summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Coronavirus Testing Site In Dunning Open To People Over 60 With SymptomsA coronavirus testing site in Chicago's Dunning neighborhood is the first one open to the public, Chicago Fire officials say.
Infant Latest To Die From COVID-19An infant and a state employee at the Department of Human Services were among the fatalities announced Saturday.
Illinois Stay-At-Home Order To Be Enforced Throughout WeekendThe current statewide stay-at-home order to reduce the spread of the coronavirus applies to our roads, too.
Chicago Weather: Sunday Night SnowCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 7 a.m. forecast for Sunday, March 22, 2020.
Hundreds Of Flights Canceled At Midway After Control Tower Workers Test Positive For CoronavirusTravelers are still having a difficult time flying into and out of Midway International Airport as hundreds of flights have been canceled for the past few days after two control tower employees tested positive for coronavirus.
Chicago Police Break Up Two House Parties As Stay-At-Home Order Goes Into EffectChicago police broke up at least two house parties Saturday night as dozens of people there defied orders to stay at home and keep away from large groups during the coronavirus pandemic.
Neighbor Smelled Gas Before 'Explosion,' House Fire In KenoshaA person living near the house said there was an explosion, and right before that happened he smelled a gas leak outside the house near 79th and 30th.
Snow Chances Sunday EveningCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the 5 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Saturday, March 21, 2020.
Some In Illinois Still Hit Roadblocks For COVID-19 Testing As Officials Work To xpandAs officials work to increase access to COVID-19 tests, some are still running into roadblocks when trying to get tested in Illinois.
Non-Essential Businesses Prepare To Close Under Stay-At-Home OrderThe stay-at-home order went into effect at 5 p.m. Saturday.
'The Bean' Is Closed Due To Coronavirus; Millennium Park Remains Open"The Bean" is one of the latest attractions in Chicago to close to coronavirus concerns.
Officers Save Man Shot During Armed Robbery In Portage ParkQuick thinking police officers helped save a man who was shot during an armed robbery on Chicago's Northwest Side.
Second Person Tests Positive For Coronavirus At Northwestern UniversityA second person has tested positive for coronavirus at Northwestern University.