A member of Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle's executive protection detail has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, prompting Preckwinkle to self-isolate for the next few days.
Toni Preckwinkle Self-Isolates After Member Of Security Detail Gets COVID-19A member of Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle's executive protection detail has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, prompting Preckwinkle to self-isolate for the next few days.
Severe Thunderstorm, Hail Leaves Behind Damage In EvanstonSevere thunderstorms swept through the Chicago area Tuesday night. Some homeowners are facing repairs and big clean-ups this morning.
State Makes Multimillion-Dollar Deal For PPE In McDonald's Parking LotCBS 2’s Charlie De Mar walks us through a $3.5 million deal for personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 crisis, which played out in a fast food parking lot.
Federal Judge Will Hear Arguments About Cook County Inmate ReleaseThe fight to release medically vulnerable inmates at the Cook County Jail goes to federal court begins Tuesday.
Documents Make Extraordinary Claims About Supplement's Effects On COVID-19A concerned viewer tipped the CBS 2 Investigators about some unbelievable treatment claims being made for a powdered supplement Called IF-200. CBS 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.
Lawsuit Filed Over COVID-19 At Cook County JailThe fight to release medically vulnerable inmates at the Cook County Jail amid the coronavirus pandemic is now in federal court. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Rapid COVD-19 Tests Available In Illinois Monday For Health Care Workers, First RespondersStarting Monday, rapid COVID-19 tests will be available in Illinois, but not everyone can get the tests.
War Of Words Between Pritzker, Trump During COVID-19 EpidemicGov. JB Pritzker on Sunday again lambasted the federal government for failing to provide the state with the personal protective equipment he says we so desperately need. CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports.
Illinois Coronavirus Cases Top 2,300 This WeekendA total of 899 new cases were reported Sunday. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Illinois Leaders plead For People To Stay Home As COVID-19 Cases Top 10,000Illinois has now exceeded 10,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, with deaths now totaling 243.
Pritzker Takes Issue With Federal Government's Leadership On COVID-19Gov. JB Pritzker's remarks came as Illinois surpassed 10,000 confirmed coronavirus cases. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
Walmart To Limit Customers Nationwide After Two Evergreen Park Employees Die Of COVID-19 Walmart has announced national changes to help curb the spread of COVID-19. This comes less than a day after news broke of two employees who had worked at the Evergreen Park location died from the virus.
Walmart Making Changes After COVID-19 Claims Lives of 2 Evergreen Park WorkersTwo Evergreen Park Walmart employees are dead after contracting the coronavirus.
2 Workers From Evergreen Park Walmart Die From COVID-19Two local Walmart employees are dead after contracting the coronavirus.
Police Thank People For Donations In Fight Against CoronavirusThank you; two simple words, but not necessarily enough to convey the gratitude people feel to the first responders during the coronavirus pandemic. Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago police took the time Friday morning to express their appreciation for all the people helping them during the crisis. CBS 2's Eric Cox reports.
Small Businesses Can Now Start Applying For Federal Government HelpWhether it's the city or the federal government loan program, the majority of the money small businesses receive must be dedicated to payroll.
Man Who Had COVID-19 Says He Was Denied Service At Drive-Thru PharmacyDarnell Turner is now recovering from COVID-19. He said he tried to be honest about his status, and was refused service at a pharmacy drive-through. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Chicago Police Officer Dies After Contracting COVID-19Chicago Police Officer Marco Di Franco, a 21-year veteran of the force, has died of the coronavirus, after testing positive for COVID-19 last week.
Chicago Police Officer Dies From COVID-19Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Interim Chicago Police Supt. Charlie Beck, and Chicago Fraternal Order of Police president Kevin Graham announce the death of Officer Marco Di Franco, who succumbed to COVID-19.
'What Is To Come?': ER Nurse Shares Experience Of Working In UIC Forward Triage TentHealth care workers on the front lines of COVID-19 are already preparing themselves for the large amount of patients they could be treating in the coming weeks.
Father Dies After Being Released From Hospital With COVID-19 SymptomsHow could a father walk into a hospital with COVID-19 symptoms, get treated, and get released – only to die one week later? As CBS 2's Tim McNicholas reports, that's what Mansour Tadros' family wants to know.
Inmates Fight To Be Released At Cook County JailCBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey spent the last two days in court, tracking who has been released amid the coronavirus pandemic. She reported Wednesday that judges are in a very difficult position.
1 Dead After Crash Involving CTA Bus, Car In West EnglewoodPolice are investigating a fatal crash involving a CTA bus and another vehicle.
Housing Groups To Hold Virtual Town Hall; Asking For A Rent Collection FreezeTenant's rights groups and public officials will hold a virtual town hall meeting on Wednesday as they ask for a rent collection freeze.