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Nov 18, 2014 Share
NTSB Reports Show Crash History for Air Carrier

NTSB Reports Show Crash History for Air Carrier

NBC5 Investigates examined the NTSB reports on 13 incidents involving Central Air Southwest or its affiliated companies over the last three decades. Read More

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Nov 12, 2014 Share
Whistleblower Alleges Intimidation Tactics at Debt Collection Agency

Whistleblower Alleges Intimidation Tactics at Debt Collection Agency

The complaints coming in from consumers across the country paint an alarming picture: a Chicago-area debt collection agency accused of violating federal consumer protection laws and harassing consumers nationwide. Read More

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Nov 10, 2014 Share
New Hacking Threat Could Impact Traffic Systems

New Hacking Threat Could Impact Traffic Systems

Motorists drive by traffic lights every day and trust they will work. But NBC 5 Investigates found that as more cities turn to wireless traffic systems, some of those systems are unprotected and open to a cyber-attack. Read More

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Nov 10, 2014 Share
Theater Group Tackles the Men Who Buy Sex

Theater Group Tackles the Men Who Buy Sex

Her Story Theater stages "Shadowtown II: The Johns" on the North Shore. Read More

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Nov 6, 2014 Share
Parents Work to Keep Kids Safe in Chicago's

Parents Work to Keep Kids Safe in Chicago's "Danger Zones"

The sun is not even up most days when Corey and Stacey Ellis get their kids, Myles, 6, Marshall, 11, and Marcel, 14 moving out the door. Read More

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Nov 3, 2014 Share
Dangerous Hacking Threat:

Dangerous Hacking Threat: "Cyber Murders"

It’s only a matter of time before someone commits the world’s first cyber murder and anyone that uses smart devices could be a target, NBC5 Investigates has found. Read More

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Nov 3, 2014 Share
Feds: Terror Suspect Recruited Siblings for ISIS

Feds: Terror Suspect Recruited Siblings for ISIS

Mohammed Hamzah Khan, of suburban Chicago, was ordered Monday to remain in federal custody until he's arraigned on terrorism charges. Read More

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Oct 30, 2014 Share
Years After Helmet Safety Study, School Equipment Still Mixed

Years After Helmet Safety Study, School Equipment Still Mixed

It’s a hallmark of autumn in America: high school football, played under Friday-night lights on crisp fall evenings, the smack of shoulder pads mingling with the cadences of cheerleaders, and the roar of proud parents and Read More

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Oct 30, 2014 Share
South Suburban Airport Project Gaining Steam in Illinois

South Suburban Airport Project Gaining Steam in Illinois

While you were not looking, the state of Illinois gobbled up more land for a controversial airport project more than twenty years in the making. According to government records, the state has spent $38,600,610 on land acquisition... Read More

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Oct 29, 2014 Share
Payment Delay Sparks Battle Over Cattle

Payment Delay Sparks Battle Over Cattle

Nursing a herd of sick cattle back to health is proving costly for a Will County animal rescue group, especially when the local government which placed the animals in the non-profit’s care has yet to pay for five months-worth... Read More

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