2 People Shot Outside McDonald's On Near West SideThe shooting happened at Western Avenue and Warren Boulevard.
14-Year-Old Boy Killed, 9 Other People Wounded Between Two Mass Shootings On West SideThe two shootings happened blocks apart, and minutes apart, in Lawndale.
Big Cheers For Workers At Closing Of Forest Park Mass Vaccination SiteWorkers left the Forest Park COVID-19 vaccination site Wednesday, with some well-deserved applause from all the health care workers and National Guard members as they left the site.
Number Of Chicago Area Expressway Shootings This Year Tops Total In 2020CBS 2's Tara Molina reports on information on expressway shootings from Illinois State Police, detailing every one of the shootings on the area's expressways this year.
Some Homeowners Have Long Wait For Repairs After West Suburban Tornado Last MonthOne month later, hotels were still home for some who lost everything in the tornadoes that struck the western suburbs -- and even with insurance, homeowners have a long waiting game ahead. CBS 2’s Steven Graves spoke with a local contractor even feeling the effects.
Two Women Go Viral On TikTok From Hospital Room After Being Hit By Car In EvanstonJust 24 hours after getting hit by a car at a sidewalk café in downtown Evanston, two young women have blown up on social media. And CBS 2's Jim Williams' story on the accident has a starring role in their TikTok video. Williams has the latest.
Video Shows Flames Raging At Richton Park Apartment BuildingAt least one man and one woman were rescued from the fire.
City Council Approves Plan For New Civilian Panel To Oversee CPDThe Chicago City Council on Wednesday approved the creation of a new civilian panel to oversee the Chicago Police Department, a measure supporters said would be the strongest of its kind in the country.
Chicago Weather: Stray Storms For The Next Few DaysCBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist looks at the extended forecast.
Students Fight Food Insecurity At The Same Time Combating Food WasteCBS 2’s Marissa Parra reports a nonprofit is serving up a mixed bag of fighting food insecurity and food waste with making students’ dreams come true.
Dashcam Video Shows Traffic Stop In Aurora Showing Officer Was Attacked; Suspects Now Charged With Attempted MurderFor the first time, dash cam video has been released of a traffic stop in Aurora last month in which a police officer was attacked.
Firefighters Rescue At Least One Person From Apartment Building Fire In Richton ParkA woman was rescued from the top floor Wednesday afternoon when fire and smoke swept through an apartment building in Richton Park. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports from the scene.
Chicago Weather: Spotty Sprinkles In The MorningCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has your 10 p.m. RealTime Weather forecast for Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
Suburban Man Fights To Secure Potential Life-Extending Treatments For ALSBrian Wallach has a wife and kids at home – and he is fighting desperately to get potentially life-extending treatments to ALS patients like himself. And as CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports, time is of the essence.
SBA Loans Open Up For West Suburban Tornado VictimsOne month ago Tuesday, people in Woodridge and Naperville ran for cover as an EF-3 tornado tore a path through communities -- and for many, the pain doubled when they learned some of the damage was not covered by insurance. But as CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reports, some of those tornado victims are getting a second chance.
Heated Rally, Meeting As Residents Propose Library Cuts In NilesThere was a lot of anger in Niles Tuesday night over proposed budget cuts at the Niles-Maine District Library.
City Council Could Vote Wednesday On Civilian Oversight Agency For PoliceThe City Council Public Safety Committee approved a compromise on Tuesday that now must go before the full City Council for a vote.
Skeletal Remains Found In Berkeley Are Believed To Belong To Man Who Fled Police Months AgoA 9-month-old mystery was apparently put to rest Tuesday as the search for a burglary suspect came to an end in a marsh in west suburban Berkeley. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
42 Years For Kenneth Williams, Convicted As Getaway Driver In Murder Of 15-Year-Old Hadiya PendletonKenneth Williams as found guilty of first-degree murder back in August of 2018 and was sentenced Tuesday.
Gov. Pritzker Says He Did His Best When It Comes To Business Closures For PandemicAt this time a year ago, many restaurants, bars, and stores were going out of business – unable to handle the State of Illinois’ lockdown measures as the coronavirus pandemic raged.
Chicago Weather: Cool Front Creating Drop In TemperaturesCBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the 6 p.m. forecast for Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
Some Get Shots As Cook County Health COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Sites CloseThe last COVID-19 vaccines were given out Tuesday afternoon at the Cook County Health mass vaccination sites in Forest Park and Des Plaines. Those in Matteson will have until noon Wednesday to get a shot.
Scorching Report Says Police Were Unprepared And Ill-Trained During Civil Unrest In Chicago Last YearA new report concludes that Chicago and its Police Department weren’t prepared, trained, or ready for the protests, looting, and unrest we saw last year after the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Arson, Bomb Threats Among Crimes That Have Been Keeping Illinois Unemployment Offices ClosedArsons, bomb threats, and vandalism – we have been asking for months, and now for the first time, we are learning about the crimes keeping Illinois unemployment offices closed.