8-Year-Old Girl Shot In Head In Little Village; Man Also Critically Wounded

CHICAGO (CBS) — An 8-year-old girl and a 26-year-old man are both in critical condition following a shooting in Little Village. Around 2:45 p.m. the girl was walking north on South Pulaski Road near 26th Street with a guardian, when she was shot in the head. Neither she nor her guardian were the intended target of … Read more

22-Year-Old Man Stabbed To Death In Gardena

GARDENA (CBSLA) – A 22-year-old man was stabbed to death Saturday morning in Gardena, authorities said. Officers were dispatched at about 2:30 a.m. to the 15100 block of Western Avenue, regarding a call of a stabbing victim in need of help, said Lt. Christopher Cuff of the Gardena Police Department. Arriving paramedics pronounced the victim … Read more

Omicron Surge Still Raging In Southland, Despite Decline In Other Parts Of Country

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A surge in Omicron cases continued to rage across much of Southern California, with officials at the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health reporting more than 43,000 new cases Friday, numbers that are close to record highs. “You know, you talk to people who are up three, four nights in … Read more

Snowstorm Slows I-70 Travel To Colorado Mountains

GENESEE, Colo. (CBS4)– Snow bogged down traffic in and out of the mountains Friday evening as an alert went out about mountain travel. A storm that had the potential to dump over a half-foot of snow in places like Jefferson County, added to typical weekend travel woes. (credit: CBS) “I’m not from here. I have … Read more

Colorado Makes Additional Funding Available For Child Care Facilities Across The State

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4)– Child care providers across the state have an opportunity to get emergency funding from the state. Gov. Jared Polis in partnership with the Colorado Department of Human Services will use nearly $300 million in stimulus money to help stabilize the child care Industry. (credit: CBS) “For Colorado to move forward, we need to … Read more

When Will We Be In The ‘Endemic’ Phase Of The COVID Pandemic?

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– Two years into the COVID-19 pandemic and the coronavirus has mutated multiple times, but are we near an endemic? (credit: CBS) “I think we are, we’re nearing the endemic phase of this virus, because it persists,” said Dr. James Neid, an infectious disease physician at the Medical Center of Aurora. “But it’s … Read more