Six-year-old Jontae is bandaged and doing better, but his mom says she’s still trying to get to the bottom of what happened to her son--and how he lost part of his finger.
Posted: October 20, 2018, 3:43 am
Teresa Smith says she believes her mother’s boyfriend, Jimmy Jackson, murdered her inside a Chicago Housing Authority apartment building in May, stuffed her body into a suitcase, wheeled it outside and...
Posted: October 20, 2018, 3:40 am
A 34-year-old Chicago man was charged Friday with conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State and encouraging terror attacks on social media, the Department of Justice announced.Ashraf Al Safoo...
Posted: October 19, 2018, 11:55 pm
Police have arrested a man who allegedly stole a vehicle in the 6200 block of 95th Street on Wednesday.
Photo Credit: Oak Lawn Police
Posted: October 19, 2018, 11:47 pm
Congressman Peter Roskam is fighting the political battle of his career against Democratic challenger Sean Casten, and both men spoke to NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern about their race.
Posted: October 19, 2018, 11:25 pm
Attorney General Jeff Sessions called Chicago’s new proposed consent decree “insulting,” and said that the federal court order that led to it “unjustified” in a speech Friday afternoon.
Posted: October 19, 2018, 11:12 pm
A controversial campaign stunt in Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood is drawing mixed reactions from area residents.
Posted: October 19, 2018, 11:04 pm
Joliet police are asking for the public’s help as they search for a woman who has been missing for nearly a week.
Photo Credit: Joliet Police Department
Posted: October 19, 2018, 10:54 pm
A silver SUV drove through Pioneer Court downtown Friday afternoon and crashed into a building.
Posted: October 19, 2018, 10:38 pm
An NBC 5 intern pulled a man out of a car after it veered off Michigan Avenue on Friday and crashed into a building in Pioneer Court. Jonathan Ballew, who is a United States Marine Corps veteran, said the driver...
Posted: October 19, 2018, 10:21 pm