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Thursday, Feb 2, 2017
New Ransomware to Target Consumers in 2017: Experts

New Ransomware to Target Consumers in 2017: Experts

In the past year, malicious hackers have taken hostage databases of information from hospitals, police departments, public transit and libraries. This trend will continue, cyber security experts warn, and in 2017, attackers are now... Read More

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Thursday, Feb 2, 2017
Metra Ads Aim to Boost Revenue

Metra Ads Aim to Boost Revenue

In this era of crumbling infrastructure, shrinking federal dollars, and political uncertainty---big metropolitan transit agencies chase every dollar they can. This week, Metra hiked fares in hopes of raising millions of dollars for... Read More

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Thursday, Jan 26, 2017
Nurse’s Aide in Abuse Case Appears in Court

Nurse’s Aide in Abuse Case Appears in Court

A LaSalle County judge did not make a decision Thursday on whether video recorded from inside a nursing home at the center of an alleged abuse case can be admitted at trial. Read More

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Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017
Chicago Police Department to Revamp Shooting Policy

Chicago Police Department to Revamp Shooting Policy

A longstanding national dispute about how police treat suspects they have shot has flared anew in Chicago. Read More

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Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Hastert Demands Hush Money Back From 'Individual A': Records

Hastert Demands Hush Money Back From 'Individual A': Records

Dennis Hastert wants his money back. Read More

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Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017
Law Meant to Protect Elderly Could Keep Video Out of Court

Law Meant to Protect Elderly Could Keep Video Out of Court

For John Chiurato, grief gives way to anger and regret. Read More

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Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017
Chicago Saw Surge of Bank Robberies in 2016, FBI Says

Chicago Saw Surge of Bank Robberies in 2016, FBI Says

The numbers are in, and 2016 was a big year for bank robberies in Chicago. Read More

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Friday, Jan 13, 2017
McDonald Special Prosecutor Subpoenas Officers' Social Media

McDonald Special Prosecutor Subpoenas Officers' Social Media

A stunning amount of information is being demanded from the Chicago Police Department from the special prosecutor in the Laquan McDonald case, records obtained by NBC 5 Investigates show. Read More

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Thursday, Jan 12, 2017
Suburban Family Shares Frightening Story on Sex Trafficking

Suburban Family Shares Frightening Story on Sex Trafficking

A suburban family facing a heartbreaking struggle says they quickly learned how dangerous the world of sex trafficking can be. Read More

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Thursday, Jan 5, 2017
Common Food Allergen Not Required to Be Labeled

Common Food Allergen Not Required to Be Labeled

A common food allergen not required to be clearly labeled in the United States has doctors and families of those allergic to the ingredient calling for change. Read More

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