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Tuesday, Mar 22, 2016
Brussels Attacks Prompt Security Concerns in Chicago

Brussels Attacks Prompt Security Concerns in Chicago

Tuesday’s terror bombings in Brussels brought new focus to a question which has troubled Americans since 9/11: what is the correct balance between freedom and security? Read More

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Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016
UIC Police: Policies Made Dangerous Situation at Trump Rally

UIC Police: Policies Made Dangerous Situation at Trump Rally

Police officers at the University of Illinois at Chicago complain they were left outmanned and underequipped at last Friday’s chaotic rally where protesters and supporters of Donald Trump faced off in noisy and often violent... Read More

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Wednesday, Mar 2, 2016
How Thousands of Computers Bought With Your Money Vanished

How Thousands of Computers Bought With Your Money Vanished

Computer experts say the state should be worried---very worried---about thousands of computers which no one can find. Read More

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Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016
Missing State Property Costing Taxpayers Millions

Missing State Property Costing Taxpayers Millions

Every year, millions of dollars worth of state property goes missing: Tens of thousands of items, which supervisors in state agencies say they simply can’t find. Read More

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Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016
As Violence Escalates, Police Search for Answers

As Violence Escalates, Police Search for Answers

Homicides and shootings have doubled in Chicago so far this year compared with the same period in 2015, and police have seized fewer illegal guns -- more possible signals that officers have become less aggressive in the aftermath... Read More

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Monday, Feb 29, 2016
Who Owns Your Face? Battle Brews Over Facial Recognition

Who Owns Your Face? Battle Brews Over Facial Recognition

Everywhere you go -- on the street, in a taxi, on a bus, a department store or a bank -- you are being watched. Read More

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Friday, Feb 26, 2016
Wealthy Foreigners Invest in Chicago for Green Cards

Wealthy Foreigners Invest in Chicago for Green Cards

Wealthy foreign citizens seeking residency in the United States are paying big bucks to leapfrog wait times. It’s completely legal and supporters claim it is boosting the economy. Read More

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Friday, Feb 26, 2016
Congress Investigates Fuel Thefts Reported by NBC 5

Congress Investigates Fuel Thefts Reported by NBC 5

Members of Congress asked Friday what’s being done to curb the millions of dollars in gasoline stolen by federal employees wielding government issued credit cards. Read More

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Thursday, Feb 25, 2016
Meet Chicago’s New FBI Chief

Meet Chicago’s New FBI Chief

The man tasked with running the FBI’s Chicago bureau is tasked with tackling the city’s violent crime problem. He must also oversee an area of the city he calls an unpredictable labyrinth. He exclusively sat down with NBC 5 for his... Read More

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Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016
CTA Bag Screenings: Deterrent or Drama?

CTA Bag Screenings: Deterrent or Drama?

Your next ride on a CTA train may begin like a trip through airport security. While police in Chicago call the added security measures a deterrent to terrorism, others describe it as purely symbolic or a violation of individual... Read More

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