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Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 Share
Questions Remain About Missing Audio in McDonald Dash-Cam Video

Questions Remain About Missing Audio in McDonald Dash-Cam Video

The dash-cam video of the Laquan McDonald shooting has no audio, which has some raising questions about what exactly happened the night a CPD officer shot him 16 times. NBC 5's Political Editor Carol Marin reports.

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Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 Share
Video of Laquan McDonald Shooting Released

Video of Laquan McDonald Shooting Released

Dash-cam video showing the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald by a Chicago Police officer is released. NBC 5's Phil Rogers reports.

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Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 Share
New Wi-Fi-Enabled Barbie Can Be Hacked, Researchers Say

New Wi-Fi-Enabled Barbie Can Be Hacked, Researchers Say

The world's first interactive Barbie doll is raising concerns with privacy and security experts. NBC 5's Investigative Reporter Tammy Leitner reports.

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Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 Share
Records Show Officer in McDonald Case Had Previous Complaints

Records Show Officer in McDonald Case Had Previous Complaints

The officer accused in the violent shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald was no stranger to the agency responsible for investigating complaints against Chicago Police. Read More

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Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 Share
Wi-Fi-Enabled Barbie Can Be Hacked: Researchers

Wi-Fi-Enabled Barbie Can Be Hacked: Researchers

She looks like all the others before her: perfect hair, cute outfit, dynamite body. But she’s nothing like her predecessors. America’s most iconic toy has evolved. “Hello Barbie” is the world’s first artificial intelligence-enabled... Read More

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Monday, Nov 23, 2015 Share
Who Was Laquan McDonald?

Who Was Laquan McDonald?

The single image of Laquan McDonald for the past six months has been that of a 17-year old African-American teenager dressed in a red graduation cap and gown. Read More

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Monday, Nov 23, 2015 Share
Reliability of Runway Alert System at O'Hare in Question

Reliability of Runway Alert System at O'Hare in Question

O’Hare International Airport claimed the title of world’s busiest airport for takeoffs and landings in 2015, but NBC 5 Investigates has found holes in a system designed to prevent accidents on the ground there. Read More

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Monday, Nov 23, 2015 Share
Taxpayer Dollars Fund Dismissed Judges' Pensions

Taxpayer Dollars Fund Dismissed Judges' Pensions

When she was removed from the bench for shoving a sheriff’s deputy a day after launching into a 45-minute rant about racism, officials pointedly noted that Cook County Judge Cynthia Brim would no longer be receiving a $182,000... Read More

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Friday, Nov 20, 2015 Share
Siblings of Mother Slain in Bali Suitcase Murder Speak

Siblings of Mother Slain in Bali Suitcase Murder Speak

The surviving siblings of Sheila Von Wiese-Mack, the Chicago woman found beaten to death and stuffed in a suitcase in Bali, told NBC 5 Investigates they are trying to help another “victim”: the eight-month-old daughter of... Read More

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Thursday, Nov 19, 2015 Share
NBC 5 Investigation Spurs Lawmaker To Propose Change In Sex-Offender Laws

NBC 5 Investigation Spurs Lawmaker To Propose Change In Sex-Offender Laws

NBC5 Investigates has revealed a loophole in state law that allows a startling number of people to stay off the state’s Sex Offender Registry, even when they’ve been convicted after attempting to lure or abduct children for Read More

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