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Wind Chill Advisory Takes Effect

Wind Chill Advisory Takes Effect

It’s safe to say Chicagoans are sick of the brutal winter, but unfortunately there is no end in sight just yet.

Flash Survey: Worst Sports Loss?

Flash Survey: Worst Sports Loss?

From time to time, we ask your thoughts on a topic of the day.

Federal Agents Search Home of Teen Terror Suspect

Federal Agents Search Home of Teen Terror Suspect

Federal agents from the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Taskforce served yet another search warrant at the house of accused terrorist Mohammad Hamza Khan. NBC 5 Investigates obtained exclusive video of the search.

Terror Attack Survivor Among Victors in $655M Judgment

Terror Attack Survivor Among Victors in $655M Judgment

A suburban woman and her family are among the victors in a $655.5 million judgment against the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority, alleging the groups’ complicity in at least a half...

Trucker Faces Prison for Deadly I-88 Crash After Dozing Off

Trucker Faces Prison for Deadly I-88 Crash After Dozing Off

A judge has found trucker Renato Velasquez guilty of five out of 10 counts brought against him after a fatal, fiery crash on Interstate 88.

Friday's Forecast: Mostly Sunny

Friday's Forecast: Mostly Sunny

Check out the detailed NBC 5 weather forecast.