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Back to School Tech Gear: 10 Hot Gadgets for Students

From tablet convertibles to smart watches and battery charging phone cases, here's a list of top back to... View »

Aug 15, 2014
Carry An Umbrella

Carry An Umbrella

There will be periods of rain and storms today but there are very nice days ahead. Watch »

Aug 11, 2014

Alcatraz: America's Most Famous Prison Turns 80

Monday is the 80th anniversary of “opening day” at Alcatraz. Click through to see some of the prison's most infamous... View »

Aug 11, 2014

Fire’s Foe Turns 70: Smokey Bear Throughout the Years

Smokey the Bear turns 70 on Saturday. Research shows the fire prevention mascot is known by 96 percent of... View »

Aug 8, 2014
RAW VIDEO: Hurricane Iselle Drenches Hawaii, Pounds Hilo

RAW VIDEO: Hurricane Iselle Drenches Hawaii, Pounds Hilo

The rain and wind started to drench parts of the Big Island on Friday. The tropical storm took down trees and caused... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Sunny Friday

Sunny Friday

There's more sunshine than clouds today, and those going to the Bears game tonight can expect comfortable conditions... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014

Dog Days of Summer 2014

NBC Chicago viewers sent in adorable summer photos of their dogs. View »

Aug 5, 2014
Wayne Johnson: Dishes for Picnic In the Park

Wayne Johnson: Dishes for Picnic In the Park

Going on a picnic? Wayne Johnson shares some ideas for simple dishes that can be enjoyed with... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014

Weird News Photos: Macabre Display

Check out these weird news photos from around the world. View »

Aug 7, 2014
One-on-One: Lewis

One-on-One: Lewis "Seriously Considering" Run Against Rahm

8/7/14: In a sit down interview with NBC Chicago's Mary Ann Ahern, Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis said... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
Pickup Crashes Into Glenview Home

Pickup Crashes Into Glenview Home

8/7/14: The homeowner escaped injury but investigators were working late Thursday morning to figure out... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
One-on-One: Lewis On Thoughts About Her Image

One-on-One: Lewis On Thoughts About Her Image

8/7/14: Many see Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis as a lightning rod in the Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
One-on-One: Lewis on Building Consensus

One-on-One: Lewis on Building Consensus

8/7/14: Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis says Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has created a "tale of two... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
One-on-One: Lewis on Chicago Crime, Police Protection

One-on-One: Lewis on Chicago Crime, Police Protection

8/7/14: In a sit-down interview, Chicago Teachers Union Karen Lewis offers thoughts on crime in Chicago and whether... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
One-on-One: Lewis on Her Health

One-on-One: Lewis on Her Health

8/7/14: Chicago Teachers Union talks about her gastric bypass surgery, whether it played a role in her... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014

Top Sports Photos 2014

Click to see dramatic sports photos from the Sochi Olympics, to basketball, football and more. View »

Aug 10, 2014
Nice Thursday Ahead

Nice Thursday Ahead

Temperatures will be up and down the next several days but we should stay dry through the weekend. Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
Dual Storms Head For Hawaii

Dual Storms Head For Hawaii

Both Iselle and Julio are churning in the Pacific Ocean as powerful storms. Hawaii hasn't been hit by any... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
Durbin, Emanuel Praise Walgreen's Decision to Remain in U.S.

Durbin, Emanuel Praise Walgreen's Decision to Remain in U.S.

8/6/14: The Deerfield, Illinois, company said it is not in the best long-term interest of its shareholders... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
Missing Portage Park Girl Reunited With Grandmother

Missing Portage Park Girl Reunited With Grandmother

8/6/14: Terriana Wilson's grandmother said she woke up at 2 a.m. to find the front door of the apartment open... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
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