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Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017
Chicago Saw Surge of Bank Robberies in 2016, FBI Says

Chicago Saw Surge of Bank Robberies in 2016, FBI Says

The numbers are in, and 2016 was a big year for bank robberies in Chicago. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jan 13, 2017
McDonald Special Prosecutor Subpoenas Officers' Social Media

McDonald Special Prosecutor Subpoenas Officers' Social Media

A stunning amount of information is being demanded from the Chicago Police Department from the special prosecutor in the Laquan McDonald case, records obtained by NBC 5 Investigates show. Read More

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Thursday, Jan 12, 2017
Suburban Family Shares Frightening Story on Sex Trafficking

Suburban Family Shares Frightening Story on Sex Trafficking

A suburban family facing a heartbreaking struggle says they quickly learned how dangerous the world of sex trafficking can be. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jan 5, 2017
Common Food Allergen Not Required to Be Labeled

Common Food Allergen Not Required to Be Labeled

A common food allergen not required to be clearly labeled in the United States has doctors and families of those allergic to the ingredient calling for change. Read More

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Friday, Dec 30, 2016
Hospitals Warn Patients of Infection Tied to Medical Device

Hospitals Warn Patients of Infection Tied to Medical Device

Thousands of open-heart surgery patients may be at risk for a dangerous infection linked to a medical device used at hospitals across the country, including many in the Chicago area. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Dec 23, 2016
DOJ Investigators Burning the Christmas Midnight Oil

DOJ Investigators Burning the Christmas Midnight Oil

NBC5 Chicago has learned a massive team of attorneys and investigators from the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Justice Department is, on the eve of Christmas and Hanukkah, working feverishly to complete its probe of the Chicago... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016
Conviction Vacated for Man Allegedly Set Up by Disgraced Cop

Conviction Vacated for Man Allegedly Set Up by Disgraced Cop

A Cook County judge on WA Cook County judge on Wednesday vacated the 2006 conviction and dropped all charges against a man who was convicted at the hands of a disgraced Chicago police officer and his team. Lionel White was... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016
Report Finds Flaws in Operation of Chicago’s Camera Network

Report Finds Flaws in Operation of Chicago’s Camera Network

Chicago is arguably one of the most surveilled cities in the world, but according to a new report by the Office of the Inspector General, the city’s camera network has some major security and operational problems. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Dec 8, 2016
Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan Plans Permanent Shut Down

Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan Plans Permanent Shut Down

A nuclear power plant with a recent history of reported leaks and shutdowns is expected to power down permanently in late 2018. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016
Judge Blocks Release of Documents in Valerie Percy Case

Judge Blocks Release of Documents in Valerie Percy Case

A Cook County judge on Tuesday has blocked a request for Kenilworth police to release thousands of pages in investigative files from the 50-year-old murder of Valerie Percy. Read More

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