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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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Pence: We'll Fix "Perception" Problem of New Law

Pence: We'll Fix "Perception" Problem of New Law

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Tuesday said a bill he signed into law last Thursday has been "grossly mischaracterized."

Today's Forecast: Cloudy & Chilly Start

Today's Forecast: Cloudy & Chilly Start

Check out the detailed NBC 5 weather forecast.

Sign Asks Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

Sign Asks Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

To whoever has been pooping on the public bike path in Hampton, Illinois – please stop, officials have asked.

Outbreak of Canine Influenza Hits Chicago Area

Outbreak of Canine Influenza Hits Chicago Area

A sudden outbreak of the Canine Influenza Virus has reportedly been spreading throughout the Chicago area.

Manhunt Underway For Armed Prisoner Who Escaped Va. Hospital

Manhunt Underway For Armed Prisoner Who Escaped Va. Hospital

A manhunt is underway for an armed prisoner who escaped custody at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia. Police say the prisoner was in the custody of a private security guard when he escaped with a...

Krishnamoorthi Launches Campaign to Replace Duckworth

Krishnamoorthi Launches Campaign to Replace Duckworth

Raja Krishnamoorthi announced Tuesday that he plans to seek another run for U.S. Congress.

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