Federal investigators continue their crackdown on Chicago-area gang members who slip across state lines to conduct their violent activities, including kidnapping and murder. Read More
Man comes clean on case that sent three men to jail. Read More
An 82-year-old man almost loses his home because of the failure of state and county officials to communicate. Read More
CTA union chief Robert Kelley, no friend to transit agency management, asked Thursday why the Ventra system continues to open the turnstiles for riders who carry negative balances on their cards. And as NBC 5 Investigates learned,... Read More
NBC5 Investigates conducts exclusive interviews with some of the people who knew Jack Ruby best, to hear why they think he killed Lee Harvey Oswald. Read More
Town officials listen to complaints, switching back to old sirens. Read More
Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough was new to her job when she spotted the problem -- people getting in line to file fraudulent property deeds and other documents at the county office. And not a thing Yarbrough and... Read More
Jack Ruby grew up in a crowded house in Chicago. In fact, lots of them. Ruby and his eight siblings moved repeatedly, children of an alcoholic father and a mother they remembered as domineering and angry. Read More
NBC5 Investigates has found school districts in Arlington Heights, Elmhurst, Oak Park and Harvey – along with special education districts in Highland Park, St. Charles, and Crescent City – are among those cited by the IDPH for not... Read More
Leaking underground storage tanks that are scattered across Chicago and its suburbs may be leaving toxic patches of soil in neighborhoods around northern Illinois. Read More
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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.