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Man Facing Deportation Wins Part of Battle to Stay in US

Man Facing Deportation Wins Part of Battle to Stay in US

Michigan restaurateur Ibrahim Parlak, who the government has repeatedly tried to deport as a potential terrorist, has won another round in his efforts to stay in the United States. Read More

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Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016
Illinois' Medical Marijuana Industry Exceeds Customer Base

Illinois' Medical Marijuana Industry Exceeds Customer Base

Imagine a place where 19 massive breweries crank out product for only 9,000 people who drink beer, many operating at a loss, hoping for the day when thousands of new customers get thirsty for their product. Welcome to the... Read More

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Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016
Officers Cited for Lack of Audio and Video

Officers Cited for Lack of Audio and Video

Fourteen Chicago Police officers have been cited for failure to record audio and video or for misuse of equipment since the first of the year. Read More

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Friday, Jul 29, 2016
Police Recordings Detail Moments Before SIU Student Vanished

Police Recordings Detail Moments Before SIU Student Vanished

Gaege Bethune, the last person to see 19-year-old Southern Illinois University student Pravin Varughese alive, described himself to Carbondale Police as a good Samaritan who offered a ride to a stranger that frigid February... Read More

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Thursday, Jul 14, 2016
Friends of the Parks: Inside Chicago's Lucas Museum Battle

Friends of the Parks: Inside Chicago's Lucas Museum Battle

Formed in 1975 with a mission to protect Chicago parks, as well as 24 miles of lakefront land, Friends of the Parks has been both praised and damned in its two-year battle with movie mogul George Lucas. Read More

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Thursday, Jul 14, 2016
Trump’s Canceled Chicago Rally Carried Hefty Price Tag

Trump’s Canceled Chicago Rally Carried Hefty Price Tag

It was arguably, the low point in the rough and tumble GOP primary season: a raucous would-be Donald Trump rally at the U.I.C Pavilion March 11. An estimated six thousand people vied for space inside the arena for what... Read More

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Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
Wednesday Marks 50 Years Since Massacre of Student Nurses

Wednesday Marks 50 Years Since Massacre of Student Nurses

Fifty years ago this week, Chicago woke up to a nightmare. Read More

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Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
Nuke Plant’s Security Guards Placed on Leave Amid Scrutiny

Nuke Plant’s Security Guards Placed on Leave Amid Scrutiny

A nuclear power plant on the shores of the Chicago area’s largest source of drinking water is facing scrutiny from federal regulators over its fire protection practices. NBC 5 Investigates has learned the Palisades Nuclear... Read More

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Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016
To Curb Deaths, Some Police Make the Choice Not to Chase

To Curb Deaths, Some Police Make the Choice Not to Chase

Ingrained in every law enforcement officer are a few basic tenets: serve and protect, and catch evildoers before they can do more harm. It’s what they are paid to do, often risking their lives to accomplish those... Read More

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Thursday, Jun 9, 2016
City Can’t Find Man’s Stolen Car, but NBC5 Investigates Did

City Can’t Find Man’s Stolen Car, but NBC5 Investigates Did

Richard Maslowski has a problem. He says his car was stolen March 22nd, and police can’t find it. Yet, he's still receiving tickets for the stolen vehicle. Read More

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