Elevator Fixed After Disabled Siblings Are TrappedDary Brooks and Rose Turner were trapped in their Austin neighborhood apartment for a week, and they also had no refrigerator. The problems have been fixed, as CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Palos Township Trustee Pressured To ResignSharon Brannigan is accused of making anti-Muslim social media posts.
Small Business Owners Burned As Payroll Company ClosesMyPayrollHR closed abruptly and left small business owners in the Chicago area and around the country high and dry. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reports.
Looking To Face Off Against An Ex-Chicago BearCBS 2’s Megan Mawicke reports on how the Bears plan to bounce back heading off to play the Denver Broncos and facing a familiar member of that team-the Bronco’s head coach who used to be with the Bears.
‘I’d Love To See It Come To A Stop’: Starved Rock Officials Hope To Catch Graffiti VandalsGraffiti has been found at Starved Rock and officials hope to put an end to it.
Officer Patrick Kelly Remains On Force Despite COPA ReportPolice Supt. Eddie Johnson has not talked about whether he plans to keep Kelly on or fire him as COPA recommended, after a finding that Kelly likely shot his friend and lied about it. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports.
Dixmoor Police Officer Fatally Shot A Family Dog Because It Was Loose, Witnesses Tell Another StoryCBS 2 found it’s not the first time, he’s accused of killing four dogs. All dogs the officer claimed were a risk because they were not on a leash.
Justice Ginsburg Speaks At U Of CU.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg shared her philosophies on the law and life at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago.
CPD Knows Report Says Officer Should Be FiredPolice Supt. Eddie Johnson has known for months that COPA has recommended Officer Patrick Kelly should be fired for allegedly shooting is friend and lying about it. But as CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports, no action has been taken.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (5 P.M. Sept. 9, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has the latest 7-day forecast.
Moved To TearsCBS 2’s Jim Williams reports dozens of Aurora families are homeless. Their apartments were deemed unsafe. They were put up in temporary housing but were told to leave. They were given $1,000 by their landlord but they wonder where they will be next.
CBS 2 Top Headlines PM 09-09-19CBS 2’s Irika Sargent has the headlines and meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist has a look at the forecast.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (11AM, Sept. 9, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Treja Kelly Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting After Altercation With Man Near AlleyPolice said Kelly was walking near 52nd and Sangamon around 9:30 p.m., when a man walked up from an alley, and the two of them got into an argument. Kelly’s grandmother told CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe that she has lost three grandchildren to gun violence.
‘I’m Losing Them’: Woman Loses Third Grandchild To Gun ViolenceTreja Kelly was shot and killed Sunday night in the Back of the Yards. For her grandmother, it’s the third time she’s been through the death of a grandchild to gun violence. CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe reports.
Forced Out Of Apartments, And Free Hotel Stay Running Out, Aurora Tenants Face HomelessnessDozens of people in Aurora will be homeless Monday afternoon, once their hotel stay runs out, after their apartment complex manager forced them out with barely any notice. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
Amazon Hiring In Chicago, Five Other Ciitesmazon is going on a hiring spree. The online shopping giant is holding job fairs across the country next week, aiming to hire more than 30,000 people by early next year, a 5% bump in its total workforce.
CTA Providing Pregnant Women With ‘Baby On Board’ ButtonsThe CTA has a special delivery for expectant mothers: new “baby on board” buttons. It’s the CTA’s way of encouraging riders to show courtesy to pregnant women riding trains and buses.
CBS 2 Weather Watch (6AM, Sept. 9, 2019)CBS 2 Meteorologist Megan Glaros has the latest 7-day forecast.
Frustrated Driver Fighting Suburban Overnight Parking BanA $50 ticket while parked in west suburban Riverside was so frustrating for one Chicago woman, she reached out to CBS 2 to prove she searched high and low before pulling into a spot, and still got dinged. CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory takes us inside her fight.