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NBC 5 Responds Archive

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

Send us your tips or story ideas for NBC 5 Responds! Call us at 844-NBC-RESP(ONDS).

Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017

Stolen Tax Refund Returned After Vanishing in Scam

Stolen Tax Refund Returned After Vanishing in Scam

The victim of a scam that targets tax preparers and their clients finally has his money back, months after he was snared in the scheme.

Monday, Jun 5, 2017

Family Fights For Their Own Insurance Coverage After Getting Law Passed Helping Others

Family Fights For Their Own Insurance Coverage After Getting Law Passed Helping Others

In a world obsessed with trendy restaurants, cook-outs and food photos posted to social media, imagine if all you could eat were a handful of fruits, vegetables and powder formula.

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017

Tainted Gas Complaints on Rise After NBC 5 Responds Report

Tainted Gas Complaints on Rise After NBC 5 Responds Report

Two Chicago drivers say they were hit with big bills and big headaches after pumping tainted gas into their tanks at the same Mobil gas station, on the very same day.

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017

Woman Receives Tickets To Musical After 'Tennis' Experience

Woman Receives Tickets To Musical After 'Tennis' Experience

A wildly successful Broadway musical continues to draw crowds in Chicago thanks to its lyrics, hit songs and choreography. And catching a performance of Hamilton can mean buying your tickets months in...

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017

Grieving Mother Struggles to Cash Check For Fallen Soldier Son

Grieving Mother Struggles to Cash Check For Fallen Soldier Son

Nearly a decade after her son was killed in Iraq, Connie Foyteck received a surprise envelope in the mail. But it took her months to finally access its contents.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Carjacking Victim Hit With Fine a Second Time

Carjacking Victim Hit With Fine a Second Time

On Christmas Eve last year, a frightening thing happened to Renee Freemond-Woods on her way from the northern suburbs to a holiday celebration in the city and it started with a gun at her car window.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Chicagoan Fights With Feds Over Fraudulent Student Loans

Chicagoan Fights With Feds Over Fraudulent Student Loans

Six years after an identity thief stole her personal information to open fraudulent student loans, Chicagoan Marisol Vargas-Sierra said she was still trying to shake off the $6,000 in bogus debt.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Accused Identity Thief Racks up $12K in Plastic Surgery

Accused Identity Thief Racks up $12K in Plastic Surgery

In her first interview since becoming the apparent victim of an alleged $12,000 plastic surgery scam at the hands of a Florida woman, Kasey Mather describes how her seemingly normal life quickly transformed...

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Blackhawks Trade Panarin to Blue Jackets for Saad
Blackhawks Trade Panarin to Blue Jackets for Saad

The Chicago Blackhawks made a massive trade on Friday before the NHL Draft, sending Artemi Panarin to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Brandon Saad.

Blackhawks Trade Hjalmarsson to Coyotes
Blackhawks Trade Hjalmarsson to Coyotes

The Chicago Blackhawks sent Niklas Hjalmarsson to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for defenseman Connor Murphy and Laurent Dauphin, the team announced Friday.

Everything You Need to Know About Chicago Pride Parade
Everything You Need to Know About Chicago Pride Parade

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Medical Groups Hate the 'Heartless' Senate Health Care Plan
Medical Groups Hate the 'Heartless' Senate Health Care Plan

Both versions of the Republican plan to fix the American health care system would make things worse, not better, according to groups that represent a variety of physicians. NBC News reported that pediatrician...

11 Kids Had Chemical Burns, Breathing Trouble at Ind. Park
11 Kids Had Chemical Burns, Breathing Trouble at Ind. Park

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