The in cities across the country, protesters on Saturday came out in support of tenants who are struggling to keep a roof over their heads due to the coronavirus outbreak.
First There Were Reports Of Thefts, Now Park Ridge Moves To Replace Rusty, Insecure Mail BoxThe U.S. Postal Service is replacing a blue mail drop box in Park Ridge after CBS 2 discovered mail poking out through the rust--exposed to the elements and whatever else.
American Red Cross Seeking Blood Donations Amid Emergency Blood ShortageThey are especially asking for people with Type O blood to donate.
Warm And Sunny Week AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon has the forecast.
Northwestern University Bans All Social Activities At Campus Fraternities Until At Least Mid-October After Reports Of DruggingNorthwestern announced Saturday that it had received a report from someone claiming they were drugged without consent at a fraternity house, at 2325 Sheridan Rd. in Evanston. The university reported it is also investigating separate, similar reports at on-campus frat houses.
Suspect Tries To Break Into ATM In Portage Park Using Blow TorchPolice said the offender was inside a GMC SUV, in the 4100 block of North Cicero Avenue just before 2 a.m., during the unsuccessful attempt to break into the ATM at the drive-thru.
1 Dead, 3 Injured After Shooting In Humboldt ParkOne man is dead and three others injured after a shooting in Humboldt Park overnight.
Ed's Tech Notes: New iPhone 13 Goes On Sale, Microsoft Unveils New TechnologyApple’s new iPhone 13 line is not a big redesign of the iPhone 12, but the new phones do have better cameras, batteries, and processing. Meanwhile, Microsoft unveiled new hardware for its upcoming Windows 11 operating system. CBS 2’s Ed Curran breaks it down.
Chicago Weather: Warming Trend AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has your 8 a.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021.
Close Call For CFD Paramedic When Someone Opens Fire Outside Stroger HospitalA Chicago Fire Department paramedic had a close call late Saturday, after shots were fired at the bay area of the hospital emergency room at Stroger Hospital of Cook County. CBS 2's Asal Rezaei reports.
6 People Hurt In Mass Shooting In LawndaleA woman in critical condition was one of six people wounded in a Lawndale shooting early Sunday, police said.
Chicago Weather: Warm And Sunny Stretch AheadCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
Strict Safety Precautions At Simeon Football Game After Threats In Wake Of 2 Student MurdersThe Simeon High School football team played against Wendell Phillips High School without fans in the stands on Saturday, as Chicago Public Schools officials sought to keep people safe after two Simeon students were killed in separate shootings this week. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
2 In Custody After CPD Officer Shot While Responding To South Shore ShootingTwo people are in custody Saturday night, after a Chicago police officer was shot while responding to a shooting in the South Shore neighborhood Friday night. CBS 2's Jackie Kostek reports.
3 Killed On Amtrak Train To Chicago That Derailed In MontanaAt least three people were killed, and multiple others were injured, when an Amtrak train headed from Seattle to Chicago crashed in Montana.
Chicago Weather: Quiet Pattern, With A Slow Warm UpCBS 2 Meteorologist Robb Ellis has the latest 7-day forecast.
Professional Sailors Teach Students New Sailing TechniqueSome aspiring young sailors made waves on the lakefront on Saturday. Several yacht clubs in the Chicago area teamed up with the Chicago Park District and the U.S. SailGP Team.
Chicago White Sox Charities Hosts Garage Sale For FansAs the White Sox head to the post-season, fans scored big today at the White Sox Charities' annual garage sale.
Sold-Out Crowd Attends Final Races At Arlington International RacecourseAfter nearly a century, Arlington International Racecourse is closing, after the racetrack held its final races on Saturday.
The Black Star Project Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary With PartyIt's a special day for a Chicago community group focused on quality education for black and brown youth--the Black Star Project marks its 25th anniversary.
CPD Officer Shot On The Job, Responding To South Shore ShootingA Chicago police officer is recovering Saturday night, after she was shot on the job while responding to a shooting in South Shore on Friday night. Sources said the officer was just trying to help a young gunshot victim when he turned the gun on her. CBS 2's Jackie Kostek reports.
Real Time Weather ForecastThe weekend outlook with Ed Curran
Officer Hit By Gunfire Responding To ShootingA police officer was shot, a man killed and a teen wounded Friday night in South Shore, authorities said. CBS 2's Asal Rezaei reports
Ed's Driveway: Volkswagen ID.4Ed's Driveway: Volkswagen ID.4
World's Smallest Flying StructureIt's the size of a grain of sand and was developed by engineers at Northwestern.