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Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 05:36 PM CDT

Catalytic Converters Hot On Black Market

Catalytic Converters Hot On Black Market

If you take a look inside a used catalytic converter, nothing looks salvageable, much less valuable. But some of the gray gunk in there can be processed to go into pricey jewelry -- and because of this,...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2012 at 12:22 PM CST

Sugar Content in Baby Formula

Sugar Content in Baby Formula

The amount of sugar per serving is often not listed in baby serving, but that does not necessarily mean that sugar is not present. An NBC study found some popular brands did contain added sugar, which pediatric...

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 05:39 PM CDT

Why Doesn't Baby Formula List Sugar Content?

Why Doesn't Baby Formula List Sugar Content?

NBC Chicago hires Deibel Laboratories to measure sugar content in seven popular brands of formula

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 05:39 PM CDT

Credit Blemishes Sidelining More Jobseekers

Credit Blemishes Sidelining More Jobseekers

More employers are delving deeper into jobseekers' credit histories.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 04:23 PM CDT

Your Personal Data is Stolen. Now What?

Your Personal Data is Stolen.  Now What?

There's a difference between a credit freeze and credit monitoring.

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2012 at 11:40 PM CDT

Social Media Helps Man Fight DirecTV

Social Media Helps Man Fight DirecTV

A major company got a lesson in customer service from the friends of a Chicago couple who lost almost everything they own in a fire last month.

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2012 at 11:12 PM CDT

Cook County Changes Course on Farmers Market Law

Cook County Changes Course on Farmers Market Law

County is now accepting registrations from local vendors, despite previously finding loopholes around the law. Lisa Parker reports.

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Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

A southwest suburban teacher has been charged with sexually assaulting a 17-year-old female student at the school where he taught, police said.

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Teen Charged in Mom's Bali Murder is Suicidal

Teen Charged in Mom's Bali Murder is Suicidal

There is a new concern about the pregnant Chicago teenager accused of killing her mother at a posh resort in Bali.

Company Gives Up One of Its Medical Marijuana Licenses

Company Gives Up One of Its Medical Marijuana Licenses

The first casualty in the Illinois Medical Marijuana contest is apparently official. Green Thumb Industries, which had obtained cultivation licenses in three Illinois districts, apparently decided to forfeit the...

Rep. Schock  Reimbursed Costs For Lavish Decor

Rep. Schock Reimbursed Costs For Lavish Decor

Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock repaid $40,000 from his personal checking account for redecorations to his congressional office in the style of the TV show "Downton Abbey," according to financial records.

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