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Investigations
Oct 13, 2014 Share
Driver Claims He Was Forced to Falsify Logs

Driver Claims He Was Forced to Falsify Logs

A suburban trucking company expected its drivers to stay on the road far beyond what is allowed by law, according to a driver who says he was fired for refusing a long run to Mississippi. Read More

Investigations
Oct 7, 2014 Share
Family Pleads for Justice in SIU Student's Death

Family Pleads for Justice in SIU Student's Death

Civil lawsuit accuses driver of causing Pravin Varughese's death and Carbondale Police of botching the investigation. Read More

Investigations
Oct 6, 2014 Share
Hard Ball: Lawsuit Alleged Rauner Intimidation

Hard Ball: Lawsuit Alleged Rauner Intimidation

Republican gubernatorial candidate accused of using strong-arm tactics while chairman of investment firm GTCR. Read More

Investigations
Oct 6, 2014 Share
Instructor: School Encouraged Teachers to Pass Failing Students

Instructor: School Encouraged Teachers to Pass Failing Students

Anonymous insider says Corinthian Colleges was more interested in collecting students' federal loan money. Read More

Investigations
Oct 2, 2014 Share
Taped Deposition Reveals Cupich Getting Grilled by Lawyers

Taped Deposition Reveals Cupich Getting Grilled by Lawyers

Chicago archbishop-designate previously filed suit against Spokane Diocese's lawyers alleging malpractice. Read More

Investigations
Oct 1, 2014 Share
Cook County Program Fights Sex Trade From Behind Jail Walls

Cook County Program Fights Sex Trade From Behind Jail Walls

Women in program taught how to avoid being victimized. Read More

Inside the New Hacking Threat
Sep 29, 2014 Share
Medical Devices Vulnerable to Hack Attacks

Medical Devices Vulnerable to Hack Attacks

Delivering a lethal dose of insulin, remotely stopping a pacemaker or even administering a deadly shock through a defibrillator are all real possibilities in the world of medical cybercrime, NBC 5 Investigates has found. Read More

Investigations
Oct 1, 2014 Share
Report Shows Schools Vulnerable to Toxic Exposure

Report Shows Schools Vulnerable to Toxic Exposure

NBC 5 Investigates has analyzed data released by a Washington D.C.-based research group and found dozens of facilities across the Chicago area that store or use toxic chemicals which - if released in an accidental leak or explosion... Read More

Investigations
Sep 30, 2014 Share
County Employee Claims Dismissal Was Political

County Employee Claims Dismissal Was Political

Man claims Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough tried to stop new hires before she was elected. Read More

Investigations
Sep 30, 2014 Share
Pet Hospital Where Dogs Died Passed Recent Inspection

Pet Hospital Where Dogs Died Passed Recent Inspection

Conditions at Dolton Animal Hospital were deemed "satisfactory" in most recent annual report. Read More

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