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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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Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 Share
Hackers Take Aim at ISIS Recruiters With New Software

Hackers Take Aim at ISIS Recruiters With New Software

With as many as 100,000 Twitter accounts belonging to ISIS recruiters or supporters, the terrorist organization has created a virtual army. In response, the hacking community is arming itself to fight back. Read More

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Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 Share
Alternative Gas Suppliers Often a Gamble: Watchdog

Alternative Gas Suppliers Often a Gamble: Watchdog

It often begins with a knock at the door, from a salesperson pitching natural gas service from one of the dozen unregulated suppliers that compete with the Illinois regulated utilities. Read More

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Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015 Share
Drivers Fear Some Ford Transmissions Pose Serious Safety Concern

Drivers Fear Some Ford Transmissions Pose Serious Safety Concern

Those are just three of more than 1,000 complaints NBC 5 Investigates uncovered from drivers across the country who said the transmissions in their 2011-2015 Ford Focus and Ford Fiesta pose a serious safety concern. Read More

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Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015 Share
Part 2: Disgraced Ill. Cop Accused of Sexually Harassing Coworker

Part 2: Disgraced Ill. Cop Accused of Sexually Harassing Coworker

“I had plenty of proof what was going on and I brought the proof to them," Denise Duebner told NBC 5 Investigates, "but I think he was already such a big person in the department, I don’t think they were willing to take the risk on... Read More

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Monday, Nov 16, 2015 Share
Officer Who Accused Gliniewicz of Harassment Breaks Silence

Officer Who Accused Gliniewicz of Harassment Breaks Silence

Denise Duebner remained silent for more than a decade. Part of that was fear. Some of it was embarrassment. She wanted to move on and forget what happened to her in Fox Lake. But she never could. Read More

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Monday, Nov 16, 2015 Share
Gliniewicz Was in Charge of Military Equipment for Fox Lake

Gliniewicz Was in Charge of Military Equipment for Fox Lake

When Fox Lake Lt. Joe Gliniewicz killed himself Sept. 1, investigators say he knew his superiors were starting to ask uncomfortable questions about how and why he had amassed such a stockpile of military equipment for his... Read More

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Friday, Nov 13, 2015 Share
Chicago Police Dashboard Cameras Questioned in Death of Teen Shot By Cop

Chicago Police Dashboard Cameras Questioned in Death of Teen Shot By Cop

On the October night in 2014 that 17-year old LaQuan McDonald was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer, five squad cars were on the scene. But according to attorneys for the McDonald family the dashboard cameras in just two... Read More

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Thursday, Nov 12, 2015 Share
Military Items in Gliniewicz Explorer Post Investigated

Military Items in Gliniewicz Explorer Post Investigated

Fox Lake investigators are trying to determine how disgraced Lt. Joe Gliniewicz obtained a massive cache of military hardware, intended for local law enforcement. Read More

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