The Chicago Teachers Union wants Mayor Lori Lightfoot to back off her push to reopen schools for in-person learning. One issue is the difficulty of getting a vaccine. Teachers are now eligible for shots, but CTU members say it's not easy to get one.
CTU Says Some CPS Staff Moving Out Of Houses To Protect Families During In-Person Learning Until They Get COVID VaccineThe Chicago Teachers Union wants Mayor Lori Lightfoot to back off her push to reopen schools for in-person learning. One issue is the difficulty of getting a vaccine. Teachers are now eligible for shots, but CTU members say it's not easy to get one.
Snow Plows Deployed; Residents Wake Up To Several Inches Of SnowCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe is reporting live in the Mobile Weather Lab.
While Many Chicago-Area Restaurants Reopen With Limited Dine-In Service, Some Are Choosing Not To Serve InsideCBS 2's Jeremy Ross spoke with a business that's putting caution before cash during the pandemic.
A Look At How McCormick Place Is Undertaking COVID-19 Precautions To Draw Crowds BackMany visitors come to the Windy City for expos at McCormick Place, but nearly 200 events have been canceled there in the past 10 months due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Commuters Impacted By Heavy Snow In EvanstonCBS 2 photographer Lou Kleinberg is tracking the winter storm. He captured the heavy snowfall in Evanston.
Snow Plows Deployed Across The City Amid Slick Road ConditionsSnow removal crews are working to keep up with the heavy snow overnight.
Loophole In Illinois Law Capping Insulin Prices Leaves Patients FlabbergastedInsulin's got a bad rap for breaking the bank. A new Illinois law was supposed to cap the price at $100 per month, so why are some still being charged eight times that?
Chicago Area Sees First Major Winter Storm Of 2021CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe is reporting live from the Mobile Weather Lab Tuesday morning. She reported on slick roads with snow decreasing tire traction.
Police Hope Education Is First Line Of Defense In Fighting CarjackingsWith a dramatic spike in carjackings in Chicago, police are hoping education can provide the first line of defense.
Parents, Students Put Pressure On CPS, CTU For A Safe Return To In-Person LearningParents and students are putting on the pressure to get kids back in class.
Some Teachers Get Last-Minute COVID-19 Vaccines At Edgewater WalgreensIt turns out some Chicago teachers were fortunate enough to get the COVID-19 vaccine early. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Brothers Who Claim Rev. Michael Pfleger Abused Them Say They Want To Get Truth OutTwo brothers who came forward revealing what they say was years of sexual abuse at the hands of Father Michael Pfleger are now being accused of lying about Pfleger for financial gain. But they say their main motivation for coming forward is not money but telling the truth. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Whipping Winds As Snow Picks Up DowntownSnow began to pick up along the Chicago River downtown late Monday night, as wind whipped the area and made getting around an uncomfortable proposition. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Snow Comes Down Early And Hard In Downers GroveA snowstorm was expected to intensify in the overnight hours Monday into Tuesday, but the snow came down early and hard in west suburban Downers Grove. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Faces Of COVID-19This is a look at the people we have lost to the coronavirus pandemic in Chicago and beyond in Illinois, with CBS 2's Marissa Parra.
Chicago Area Woman Says 'Be Aggressive' Trying To Get COVID-19 VaccineShe encourages people to look out for seniors who may not have computers and could miss opportunities to get the shots.
Illinois, Cook County Launch Websites To Sign Up For COVID-19 Vaccination AppointmentsWith a shortage of vaccine as Illinois begins the next phase of inoculations, two new websites are going online to try to make signing up for an appointment simpler.
Father Pfleger's Supporters Respond To Accusers Who Said He Abused Them Decades AgoCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports supporters of embattled St. Sabina priest Father Michael Pfleger dismiss the sexual abuse accusations made against the activist minister.
Drivers Hit The Road Early As Snowstorm ArrivesCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports from Morris on what is poised to be a messy evening commute.
Brothers Who Claim Father Michael Pfleger Abused Them Accused Of Lying For Financial Gain But Say Their Goal Is TruthTwo brothers who came forward revealing what they say was years of sexual abuse at the hands of Father Michael Pfleger are now being accused of lying about Pfleger for financial gain. But they say their main motivation for coming forward is not money but telling the truth.
COVID Vaccine Phase 1B Begins MondayCBS 2's Meredith Barack reports the next phase for people to get vaccinated includes the elderly and essential workers.
Preparing For The Winter Storm In MorrisCBS 2's Jeremy Ross is live in Morris as the biggest snowstorm of the season so far heads our way.
CPS, CTU Continue Negotiations Regarding In-Person LearningCBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports a school standoff pushes back the return of Chicago Public Schools teachers to their classrooms, at least until Wednesday.
Phase 1B For COVID-19 Vaccinations Begins Monday In IllinoisMillions more people in Illinois are eligible to get a coronavirus vaccine, starting Monday.