At only 23 years old, Yuli Diaz said she is living proof that the virus does not care about your age or background. CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross shares Diaz’s warning to others.
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Woman, 23, Returns Home After 54 Days In Hospitals With COVID-19At only 23 years old, Yuli Diaz said she is living proof that the virus does not care about your age or background. CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross shares Diaz’s warning to others.
Chicago Quarantine Order Set To Go Into EffectEffective at 12:01 a.m. Monday, Chicago’s travel quarantine order was set to begin for those coming from states with coronavirus surges. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Dire Warning From Health Experts On CoronavirusThe U.S. has more than 2.8 million coronavirus cases, and a former FDA commissioner says the spread may be too high to bring it under control. CBS News’ Tom Hanson reports.
Chicago Mandates 14-Day Quarantine For Those Coming From States With COVID-19 SurgesMayor Lori Lightfoot wants anyone traveling into the city from experiencing COVID-19 surges to self-quarantine for 14 days when they return, starting at 12:01 a.m. Monday, July 6. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Doctor On A Mission To Bring Temperature Scanners To Public Places In ChicagoDr. William Yates is leading the push to get temperature scanners in public places, and one of his first clients is the City of Chicago. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Cubs Pitching Coach Tommy Hottovy Talks Tearfully About COVID-19 ExperienceCubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy teared up when he announced he recently had COVID-19. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Concerns Mount Over Whether Contact Tracing Will Be A Match For COVID-19For months, we’ve heard contact tracing will bring the coronavirus pandemic under control. But will that work? CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
More Than 500,000 People Worldwide Have Now Died Of COVID-19In The U.S., the number of cases is declining only in Connecticut and Rhode Island, while many states are seeing dramatic rises. CBS News’ Janet Shamlian reports from Houston, where hospitals are overwhelmed.
Co-Owner Of Alinea Group Wants Better Government Health Guidance For COVID-19 PrecautionsThe man behind one of the most successful restaurant groups in Chicago has a request businesses rarely make – for more government regulation. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Restaurant To Require Customers To Fill Out Forms For Potential COVID-19 Contact TracingCBS 2’s Tara Molina has an inside look at how the owner of an Uptown hot spot are preparing for indoor dining when Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening process begins on Friday.
Pritzker: No Plans Now To Quarantine Visitors From Other StatesNew York, New Jersey, and Connecticut have announced they will require quarantines for visitors from other states now experiencing coronavirus surges. Gov. JB Pritzker said there is no plan for that for Illinois at this time, but that could change.
FDA Issues Warning About Hand Sanitizers Containing MethanolThe Food and Drug Administration advised avoiding nine products made by a company in Mexico called Eskbiochem.
Bulls Head Physician On How Safe It Is For Sports To ReturnCBS 2's Matt Zahn spoke with Bulls head physician Dr. Brian Cole, who's also Managing Partner at Midwest Orthapaedics at Rush Hospital, about how safe it really is for sports to return.
Chicago Dentist Accused Of Peddling Illegal COVID-19 Test KitsA Chicago dentist’s office is among three companies accused of peddling illegal at-home coronavirus antibody testing kits. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Indiana Moving To Phase 4 Of ReopeningEffective Friday, all of Indiana will advance to Phase 4 in the state’s coronavirus pandemic reopening plan – two days earlier than planned. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Remaining Summer Events Canceled In ChicagoAmong the events that have been called off are the massively popular Lollapalooza, Taste of Chicago, and the Chicago Air and Water Show. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports the losses to our economy will be staggering.
How Will Illinois Handle More COVID-19 Tests When Many Claim Their Tests Have Been Lost?Testing for COVID-19 is now open to anyone in Illinois who wants it - symptoms of not - at nearly a dozen state-run facilities. But how will the state will handle more tests when many people claim their tests have been lost? CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Dealing With Anxiety Amid Pandemic, Civil UnrestJoining CBS 2’s Jim Williams and Irika Sargent to talk about dealing with anxiety and depression is Dr. Crystal Clark, a Northwestern Medicine psychiatrist.
Restaurants Reopening In Suburbs, But Not ChicagoCBS 2's Charlie De Mar has a look at some restaurants reopening with many precautions amid the coronavirus pandemic in Evanston. But across Howard Street, it's still pickup and delivery only.
Audit Finds CTA Trains Not Being Cleaned ProperlyChicago’s ‘L’ trains are supposed to be cleaned thoroughly every day. But an internal audit issued Friday, May 22, finds they’re not being cleaned properly at all. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Immunity Passports For COVID-19? Bioethicist Has DoubtsCould a special type of COVID-19 immunity passport pave the way for some people to return to work, or travel? As CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports, bioethicists have their doubts.
Researchers: Most States Have Not Met Coronavirus Testing Levels To ReopenCBS News’ Danya Baccuhs reports from Los Angeles on the efforts to balance saving the economy and saving lives.
Family OF El Milagro Worker Takes Issue With Company Over COVID-19The worker is fighting for his life with the disease, the family is told. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
A Salute To Frontline Heroes In The SkyCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports from Weiss Memorial Hospital, where medical staff watched as the Blue Angels flew in their honor overhead.