A state-funded facility meant to keep troubled youth safe is allowing kids to leave the facility all hours of the night, and the state says there is nothing it can do about it, NBC 5 Investigates has found. Read More
Five years after a scandal involving the re-selling of graves at Burr Oak Cemetery, the historic burial ground in southwest suburban Alsip has been hit with a new controversy. Read More
Car wrecks can be costly. And now they're getting more expensive for some people who need firefighters to help them. Read More
Statistics can help understand part of the story but they can’t begin to describe the depths and consequences of a human being's dependency on this drug. Read More
Study shows crime went up 7 percent when blocks of streetlights broken. Read More
Markers can come loose and smash into vehicles. Read More
Streetlights were not working when woman was carjacked and fatally struck by her vehicle Tuesday. Read More
Group objects to board's failure to allow public comment at meeting. Read More
Renovations company pulls Chicago man's warranty following an online review. Read More
SUV involved in high-profile murder case before current owner bought it.
New law breeds confusion and con artists.
It’s a scheme similar to others that have preyed on consumers for years. The Federal Trade Commission likens it to the "sweepstakes scam" where consumers win millions, or the "secret shopper: job that pays so well.
Business owners say their ratings on the site dropped after declining to pay for advertising. Some liken it to extortion. Lisa Parker reports.
If signed by Gov. Pat Quinn, legislation would prohibit any teen with unresolved traffic citations from getting a state driver’s license.
Bank of America and Wells Fargo are accused by law enforcement of turning their backs on struggling homeowners. Lisa Parker reports.