In Part 1 of this 1988 documentary, CBS 2's Bill Kurtis has a look back at the tension and unrest that boiled over during the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, along with a montage of video from that time.
Chicago Weather: Frost Advisory From 1 a.m. To 8 a.m.CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Monday, May 10, 2021.
Gas Prices Rising, National Average Jumps 6 Cents Since Last WeekAnyone filling up right now is going to feel it - a big jump in gas prices.
Oak Park Residents Upset Over Plans For High-Rise Apartment BuildingSome Oak Park residents are fighting to stop a proposal to build a high-rise apartment complex. But as CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports, the developer says the project will benefit the whole community.
Mother Speaks After 7-Year-Old Griffith, Indiana Boy Was Run Over By CarAn emotional Northwest Indiana mother spoke out Monday after her 7-year-old son was run over by a car that jumped the curb. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Firefighters Rescue Person From Burning Building In West PullmanThe Chicago Fire Department responded to the fire in a brick two-flat near 118th and Union around 1:20 p.m.
Teen Basketball Star TaKiya Howard Has Surgery To Remove Bullet From Her Neck After Englewood ShootingTaKiya Howard, an 18-year-old basketball star shot during a drive-by shooting in Englewood, had surgery Monday morning to remove a bullet lodged in her neck.
The COVID Vaccine Comes To Downtown ChicagoEmployees at the Wrigley Building and Merchandise Mart will have health professionals give the COVID vaccine onsite.
When Will IDES Offices Reopen? We Take The Question To Gov. JB PritzkerWith Illinois set to fully reopen in a month, will unemployment offices finally be opening too? CBS 2's Tara Molina took the question to Gov. JB Pritzker on Monday.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Lowest Daily Coronavirus Case Count And Infection Rate In More Than Six WeeksIllinois reported 1,424 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 on Monday, its lowest daily caseload since late March, as the state's infection rate also dropped to its lowest point in seven weeks.
Chicago Area Companies And Consumers Feeling The Effects Of The Global Microchip ShortageThey run everything for kids' toys to ovens to computers, but there is a global shortage of microchips.
Chicago Weather: Some Frost Monday NightCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a check on the forecast.
Why Did Construction Of Navy Pier Flyover Take So Long?The long-stalled Navy Pier Flyover, often maligned for having taken longer to build than the Golden Gate Bridge, finally has been completed -- three years later than originally expected. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Trials For 2 Dose Johnson & Johnson VaccineCBS 2's Jim Williams reports on trials in Chicago that involve not one but two doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine.
FDA Authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine For 12- To 15-Year-OldsThis is the first vaccine available for that age group.
Community Helps Woodstock Teen Go To The PromA Woodstock high school senior wasn't sure he'd be able to afford going to the prom. But friends, family, veterans and others from the community pitched in to help him have that big night.
Working For Chicago: Restaurant Job FairUntil Monday at 2:00 p.m. there will be a job fair for restaurant workers at the Parkway Ballroom.
Adam Kinzinger Warned GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy Of Capitol Hill Violence, He Says He Was IgnoredIn the days before the Jan. 6 insurrection on Capitol Hill, Illinois congressman Adam Kinzinger warned GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy that spreading lies about presidential election fraud would lead to violence. Katie Johnston reports.
Navy Pier Flyover Project CompletedThe long-stalled Navy Pier Flyover, often maligned for having taken longer to build than the Golden Gate Bridge, finally has been completed, three years later than originally expected.
New Initiative Will Give Companies The Option To Vaccinate At The OfficeWith more businesses starting to bring employees back to their offices, city and state officials are teaming up with building managers to begin offering vaccines at workplaces in downtown Chicago and other business districts in Illinois. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Driver Killed After Crashing Into Tree As Police Attempted Traffic Stop In Washington HeightsAround 2:30 a.m. in the Washington Heights neighborhood, police attempted to pull over a black Jaguar Sedan after the driver ran a red light. The 48-year-old driver crossed Metra tracks, lost control and crashed into a tree.
Hard Work, Community Support Gets Woodstock Senior Evan Emch To Prom NightProm was a success for Woodstock senior Evan Emch who we introduced you to last week.
Some Businesses Struggling To Find Workers, Northwestern Economist Diane Schanzenbach Suggests 'Reemployment Bonus' LegislationNo one wants to work anymore." That's the candid notice sent by a suburban business owner asking customers to be patient as he struggles to find employees.
Downtown Islamic Center Prepares To Bring In Socially-Distant Crowd For Celebration Of EidThe Muslim celebration of Eid is just days away. CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas showed us Monday how one downtown mosque will welcome hundreds of congregants.
Firefighters Rescue Man From Burning Apartment Building In UptownChicago firefighters rescued the 65-year-old man from a burning couch on the 3rd floor of the building, located at 920 W. Lawrence Avenue.