Safety questions are on the minds of parents whose children play at Maggie Daley Park. To some parents its the crown jewel of the park district, while others see only broken bones and pain. It's a story we first
Posted: October 18, 2019, 3:56 am
Chicago police officer Robert Rialmo has been fired for the 2015 on-duty shooting of Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones, according to the Chicago Police Board.
Posted: October 18, 2019, 3:46 am
Chicago police say that Superintendent Eddie Johnson was examined by medical personnel after feeling lightheaded while driving early Thursday morning near his South Side home.
Posted: October 18, 2019, 3:45 am
About 200 volunteers are hard at work this weekend at The Field Museum, helping scientists uncover thousands of specimens that have been in storage for years. NBC 5's Anayeli Ruiz sees the process up close, and...
Posted: October 18, 2019, 3:32 am
A 53-year-old man is dead after he was shot in Chicago’s Lake View neighborhood on Thursday evening, according to police.
Posted: October 18, 2019, 2:21 am
As temperatures once again flirt with the freezing mark in the overnight hours, a Frost Advisory will go into affect for numerous counties in northeast Illinois and northwest Indiana.
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Posted: October 18, 2019, 2:04 am
Civil rights groups Thursday blasted the Republican National Committee, claiming the group violated federal law and is trying to sow confusion after it mailed imitation census forms meant to mimic the real...
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Posted: October 18, 2019, 12:48 am
There's a strong chance your baby's food contains traces of toxic heavy metals, including arsenic and lead, according to a new study.The research, commissioned by Healthy Babies Bright Futures (HBBF)...
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Posted: October 18, 2019, 12:12 am
The Chicago Teachers Union has voted to reject the final contract offer from Chicago Public Schools and will go on strike Thursday, the organization announced Wednesday.
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Posted: October 17, 2019, 11:40 pm
Thousands of Chicago teachers took to downtown streets Thursday on the first day of the strike. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski was live from their march and rally.
Posted: October 17, 2019, 11:19 pm