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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).

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017

Medical, Family Emergencies Go From Bad to Worse

Medical, Family Emergencies Go From Bad to Worse

From medical emergencies to a death in the family, stressful situations can go from bad to worse when businesses won't cooperate. Lisa Parker reports. 

Monday, Apr 24, 2017

Soccer Fan Left Footing the Bill for Rescheduled Flight

Soccer Fan Left Footing the Bill for Rescheduled Flight

Jordan Call is a social worker in Chicago who’s soccer fandom has taken him all over the world. He’s traveled to Brazil for the World Cup and most recently to Spain for the storied El Clasico between two of the...

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017

Scam Targets Tax Payers Through Their Tax Preparer

Scam Targets Tax Payers Through Their Tax Preparer

The day a prepaid paypal MasterCard arrived in the mail, Chicagoan Jonathon Shaw says he was tempted to ignore it.

Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

Manufacturer Hit With $3.6M Suit Over Dryer Fires

Manufacturer Hit With $3.6M Suit Over Dryer Fires

Insurance giant Allstate has filed a product liability lawsuit in Illinois federal court looking to recover $3.6 million in payouts associated with clothes dryer fires.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017

Pizza Fix Leads to Months-Long Ordeal for Local Small Business

Pizza Fix Leads to Months-Long Ordeal for Local Small Business

Everyone knows pizza is king in Chicago, but what happens when a major piece of equipment breaks down in a pizza shop and the repairs lead to more problems than resolutions?

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017

Property Tax Snafu Creates Headache For Homeowner

Property Tax Snafu Creates Headache For Homeowner

They are arguably the two most hated words in a homeowner’s vocabulary: property taxes. Nobody likes them and no one wants to pay them, including 87- year-old Joan Planos.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017

Horse and Rider Dress for Success After Receiving Refund

Horse and Rider Dress for Success After Receiving Refund

A call to NBC 5 Responds helped a show horse and his owners get ready for serious competition.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017

Billing Snafu Creates Insurance Headache for Chicago Newlyweds

Billing Snafu Creates Insurance Headache for Chicago Newlyweds

Newlywed Donna Caminiti, of Chicago, thought she found the perfect medical insurance plan to cover herself and her husband, until a visit to the pharmacy revealed an unexpected surprise last November.

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Rainy Weekend Continues Across Chicago Area
Rainy Weekend Continues Across Chicago Area

It’s been a wet weekend across the Chicago area, and the rain isn’t done yet.

Funeral Arrangements Made for Girl Found Dead in Joliet Home
Funeral Arrangements Made for Girl Found Dead in Joliet Home

Funeral arrangements have been made for the 16-month-old girl found dead under “suspicious” circumstances following a frantic search in Joliet Township.

$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in Chicago
$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in Chicago

A Chicago grocery store sold a winning $1 million ticket for Wednesday’s Powerball drawing, but no one has claimed the prize.

Man, 50, Stabbed on CTA Red Line Train in Wrigleyville
Man, 50, Stabbed on CTA Red Line Train in Wrigleyville

A 50-year-old man was stabbed on a CTA Red Line train Sunday morning on Chicago's North Side.

Beyond 100 Days, Trump Faces More Legislative Challenges
Beyond 100 Days, Trump Faces More Legislative Challenges

After more than three months in office without passing any major legislation, President Donald Trump faces a week that offers the possibility of averting a government shutdown and progress on health care. Trump...

Inmates Charged With Attempted Murder for Attacking Deputies
Inmates Charged With Attempted Murder for Attacking Deputies

Three maximum security inmates have been charged with attempted murder for allegedly attacking two correctional deputies Wednesday at the Cook County Jail.