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Aug 11, 2014 Share
Naperville Attempts to Tackle Growing Heroin Problem

Naperville Attempts to Tackle Growing Heroin Problem

Study shows heroin use growing among young people. Read More

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Aug 8, 2014 Share
Alleged Police Brutality Captured on Surveillance Tape

Alleged Police Brutality Captured on Surveillance Tape

Man sues Markham Police Department claiming false arrest, excessive force. Read More

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Aug 7, 2014 Share
College's Demise Leaves Illinois Students in Limbo

College's Demise Leaves Illinois Students in Limbo

Everest College instructor says school was involved in deceptive practices. Read More

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Family's Lawsuit Names Man They Believe Killed SIU Student

Family's Lawsuit Names Man They Believe Killed SIU Student

Morton Grove family commissioned independent autopsy that determined Pravin Varughese did not die as originally thought. Read More

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Family Files Lawsuit in Death of SIU Student

Family Files Lawsuit in Death of SIU Student

A Morton Grove mother plans to sue after an independent autopsy determined her son, a Southern Illinois University student, did not die as originally thought. Read More

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Aug 6, 2014 Share
Chicago Lawyer Target of Federal Investigation

Chicago Lawyer Target of Federal Investigation

Wednesday's hearing dealt with an investigation into a 2009 drug conspiracy case, in which prosecutors say Brindley encouraged Rahshone Burnett, a convicted drug dealer, to lie on the stand to help his client. Read More

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Illinois EPA Investigates Large Fish Kill

Illinois EPA Investigates Large Fish Kill

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency is investigating a large fish kill near Huntley, but the answers may be coming from half a world away. Read More

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Aug 5, 2014 Share
Dead Vietnam Vet's Son Seeks Fed Hospital's Surveillance Video

Dead Vietnam Vet's Son Seeks Fed Hospital's Surveillance Video

The son of a Vietnam veteran who passed away in April said surveillance video would prove a North Chicago federal health care facility was not prepared to help his father when they arrived under emergency circumstances. Read More

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Bitcoin Currency Gains in Popularity

Bitcoin Currency Gains in Popularity

More people using online money, but security risks remain. Read More

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Sep 2, 2014 Share
Travel Clubs Accused of Trying to Trick Consumers

Travel Clubs Accused of Trying to Trick Consumers

Marketing prop that appears to be a check you could cash for plane tickets offers a chance to save thousands of dollars on travel. Lisa Parker reports for NBC 5 Investigates.

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