“We want professor Ludlow out of the classroom,” said organizer Laura Whittenburg. “We don’t understand why a faculty member who Northwestern has found had unwelcome sexual advances with a student is still on this campus, teaching... Read More
The recently-resigned fire chief of the Tri-State Fire Protection District left behind a number of questions as she vacated the office. Read More
If you're looking for a silver lining during the coldest and snowiest days of the year, at least you were less likely to get a parking ticket. Carol Marin sifts through the data.
Two months after a teacher filed suit against Hales Franciscan High School, saying she was fired for reporting a sex incident on school grounds against the administration’s wishes, a second teacher has now been fired, citing... Read More
A 5-year-old boy from Crystal Lake mistakenly took a dangerous dose of an antipsychotic drug meant for an adult, according to his parents. They blame a pharmacy for the error. Read More
Schools are required to report weapons and violence incidents to a state database, but as NBC 5 Investigates learned, most Chicago schools don't do it. Read More
Many members of Congress appear to be enjoying lavish lifestyles, funded by political action committees which require little or no documentation. Read More
Hundreds of individuals, including numerous faculty members at Northwestern University, have presented administrators with a petition demanding answers and greater transparency in the wake of a student’s sexual harassment... Read More
Air travelers caught with guns in their carry-on bags at O'Hare and Midway International Airports appear to be forgetful of what they packed, according to police reports obtained by NBC 5 Investigates. Read More
Northwestern University admitted Friday that it took disciplinary action against a professor accused of sexually harassing a female student, and it found that he did indeed violate the University’s sexual harassment policy. Read More
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