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Weather in Chicago: Cool Monday night, isolated showersCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis has your real-time weather forecast at 10 p.m. for Monday, October 4, 2021.
Ravenswood Manor House decorated for Halloween with a full zombie attackResidents of Albany Park and Ravenswood Manor rave about a house near Richmond Street and Wilson Avenue – decorated for Halloween with a full-scale zombie attack.
Broadway in Chicago reopens Tuesday after dark for 18 monthsThe “Rent” 25th anniversary farewell tour is underway.
Nicor’s gas heating bills set to increase this winterIn the midst of the pandemic, the cost of heating your home is about to rise.
Facebook outage has serious consequences for small businessesFacebook and its Instagram and What’s App platforms had been down for about five hours on Monday. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports on the detrimental effect this has had on the small businesses that depend on it.
Officers find a man bleeding in an alley, but then rush to save residents from the Lincoln Park firePolice were first called to a Lincoln Park apartment building on Monday for a nearby gunshot victim, then a fire broke out in the same building. CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reports.
Cook County prosecutors dismissed felony charges in Schaumburg knife attack and West Side shootingTwo recent Cook County criminal cases – one involving a shooting, the other a fatal stabbing – have ended with a similar outcome without any felony charges. CBS 2 political investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Bear against. Lions: the good, the bad and the uglyJustin Fields played completely differently as a starting quarterback against Detroit on Sunday, but coach Matt Nagy says Andy Dalton will still be the starting quarterback on Sunday if he’s healthy enough. CBS 2’s Marshall Harris breaks down the good, the bad, and the ugly in the game.
Myths Debunked, History Examined, and Lessons Learned from the 150th Anniversary of the Great Chicago FireThis week marks the 150th anniversary of the city’s iconic disaster. CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.
Police return to work in RobbinsPolice in the southern suburbs of Robbins will return to work on Tuesday after scores of people called and failed to show up for their shifts to protest poor working conditions.
Mayor Lightfoot asks state attorney’s office to reconsider charges in North Austin shootingThe Cook County State Attorney’s Office has decided not to lay charges after five people were arrested in a shooting that left one dead in the North Austin neighborhood.
‘It’s epic’CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reports that Facebook, Instagram and What’s App were out for several hours on Monday, triggering disruption around the world.
City defends covert extension of contract for ShotSpotter gunshot detection technologyChicago Police came under fire on Monday for a controversial contract extension for the gunshot detection system known as ShotSpotter – an issue we’ve been discovering at CBS 2 for months. CBS 2 investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Gunshot man found in Lincoln Park apartment building, then fire breaks outChicago police and firefighters were first called to a Lincoln Park apartment building with a gunshot victim, then a fire broke out in the same building. CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reports.
Weather in Chicago: A Wet Week AheadCBS 2 meteorologist Robb Ellis checks the forecast.
CBS 2 investigators update: Chicagoan finally gets his high school transcriptLast month, CBS 2 reported how David Shields was struggling to enter college because his transcripts were missing. After the CBS 2 investigators report, Shields obtained his missing papers from the CPS.
Lincoln Park building fireThe fire department was first called to an apartment building in Lincoln Park for a gunshot victim, then a fire broke out in the same building.
Facebook and Instagram crashed for hours around the worldCBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reports that social media giant Facebook hit a brick wall early Monday, which put her, Instagram and What’s App on ice for several hours on Monday.
Man in critical condition after attempted hijacking near Superdawg restaurantA 40-year-old man remains in critical condition after an attempted hijacking on the northwest side on Sunday evening.
Police investigate South Austin ATM theftsPolice load an ATM into a truck and transport it. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports that officers recovered the machine but the thieves fled.
Numerous questions after the Auburn Gresham building warden was shot and killed by policeA beloved guard at an apartment building in Auburn Gresham has died after being shot by police on Monday morning. CBS 2 Chris Tye reports.
Indiana water supply facility restarted after brown American steel was released into Lake MichiganA utility restarted a water treatment plant in northwest Indiana a week after idling it after iron-contaminated sewage was released from a US Steel plant in a tributary of Lake Michigan. Katie Johnston reports.
Facebook, Instagram Crash Worldwide, the social media giant “apologizes for the inconvenience”Facebook, along with its Instagram and What’s App platforms, have crashed. Katie Johnston reports.
Weather in Chicago: rain this weekCBS 2 meteorologist Laura Bannon examines the extended forecast.