Report Gives CPD 'Beyond A Failing Grade' When It Comes To Solving Sex CrimesThere is really nothing worse than getting an F in school – or in anything else. But Chicago Police are getting beyond a failing grade when it comes to solving sexual assault cases. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
First 2020 Death From West Nile Virus Reported In IllinoisA Chicago resident is the first person in Illinois to die this year from West Nile Virus.
Remdesivir Trial: Patients Started Recovering By Day 15Patients on Remdesivir, a drug President Donald Trump was given for COVID-19, started recovering by day 15, according to a medical trial done in Chicago at Northwestern and the University of Illinois.
Good Samaritan Speaks Out After Helping Kids Off Burning School BusDramatic video shows fire sweeping through a school bus on the city’s Near West Side Thursday morning. CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross spoke to a Good Samaritan who helped get everyone off the bus.
Three Robbery Suspects Arrested, Crashed Porsche In Hyde ParkPolice arrested three men after chasing a Porsche through Hyde Park Thursday afternoon.
Authorities Uncover Plot To Kidnap Michigan GovernorCBS 2's Chris Tye reports on the plans made to kidnap and possibly kill Michigan's governor.
New Recreational Pot Dispensary Opens In NapervilleThe newest recreational marijuana dispensary in Illinois is opening its doors on Thursday. Rise Naperville is now the first in Naperville to offer both recreational pot and medical marijuana. CBS 2's Vi Nguyen reports.
Over 36,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of Sept. 28, Amid COVID-19 PandemicThere were 840,000 new claims filed across the country last week.
Cook County To Provide Mortgage Assistance HelpCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced the launch of a $20 million dollar assistance program.
St. Sabina Helping To Get Out The FoodDozens of volunteers walked through Chicago's South Side ti knock on doors and leave information about Election Day.
2 Kids, 1 Adult Escape School Bus Fire On Near West SideThree people, including two kids, escaped a school bus fire Thursday morning on the Near West Side.
2 Men Shot On Sidewalk In Lincoln ParkTwo men were shot while standing on the sidewalk in Lincoln Park Wednesday night.
Neighbors Say Vacant Lots In Avalon Park Are Not Just Unsightly, But DangerousWeeds, trash, barbed wire, and shards of glass on the ground – people in the Avalon Park neighborhood say a stretch of vacant lots is more than just an eyesore.
Career Coach: Online NetworkingThis week, we are focusing on using technology to meet new people and strengthen you professional network during the pandemic.
Regal Cinemas Temporarily Closing Theaters Thursday, Including 8 In Chicago AreaRegal Cinemas will temporarily close all 536 theaters on Thursday, including eight in the Chicago area, due to COVID-19.
2 Men In Custody After SUV Hits Building In Logan Square After Suburban RobberyTwo men are in custody after crashing into a building in Logan Square following a robbery in the suburbs.
With Temporary New CEO In Place, Troubled C4 Mental Health Services Provider Getting Back On TrackA Chicago mental health services provider that was under investigation by the state after multiple CBS 2 reports is financially back on track, according to its interim CEO.
A Fly Briefly Captures Attention In Vice Presidential DebateTwitter noticed when a fly landed on Vice President Mike Pence's head during his debate with Sen. Kamala Harris. CBS 2's Chris Tye has more.
Getting Hosed: Woman Charged $24,000 For Water She Never UsedAfter Mayor Lori Lightfoot recently announced a plan to resume meter installations, we looked into the City program and discovered how ineffective it will be -- especially for one Chicagoan “Getting Hosed.” CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards reports.
Former Chicago FOP President Kevin Graham Suspended Over Hidden Camera Left In OfficeKevin Graham, the former president of the Fraternal Order of Police in Chicago, has been suspended for three years over a hidden camera he left inside the current president’s office.
Concerns Over Lake Forest GOP Event Attended By Ronna McDaniel, Who Later Tested Positive For COVID-19A big-money fundraiser by the Republican Party that was held last month in Lake Forest has gotten the attention of the Lake County Health Department. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Vice Presidential Debate: What Americans Are Talking AboutCBS 2's Chris Tye has a look at people's reactions to the debate between Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris.
10-Year-Old Girl Shot In South ChicagoThe girl was shot in the back in Russell Square Park. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Man Finds Out Someone Applied For Unemployment Benefits In His NamePhilip Woodson opened the mail to find out someone else had applied for unemployment benefits in his name. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.