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Women Accused of Cooking Meth in Church

Women Accused of Cooking Meth in Church

Women each face nine to 40 years in prison if convicted. Read »

47 minutes ago
Fire Destroys Large Englewood Commercial Building

Fire Destroys Large Englewood Commercial Building

Chicago firefighters on Thursday morning were still tending to hot spots after a massive fire consumed a commercial... Watch »

2 hours ago
Woman Scams Senior for $95,000 With Fake Cancer Story

Woman Scams Senior for $95,000 With Fake Cancer Story

A southwest suburban woman convicted of swindling $95,000 from an elderly man by pretending to have cancer... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
White Sox to Honor JRW Saturday

White Sox to Honor JRW Saturday

Special pregame ceremony to be held before game. Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
All-Clear Issued After Loud Explosion at BP Refinery

All-Clear Issued After Loud Explosion at BP Refinery

Fire crews are on the scene after a loud explosion was reported at the BP refinery in Whiting, Indiana... Read »

6 hours ago
Amorous Gay Couple Allegedly Kicked From Cab Files Suit

Amorous Gay Couple Allegedly Kicked From Cab Files Suit

A gay Chicago couple is continuing their fight against a cab company after they claim a driver tried to kick... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Abreu Leads Sox Over Indians

Abreu Leads Sox Over Indians

Jose Abreu hit a pair of run-scoring singles against Cleveland ace Corey Kluber, and the Chicago White Sox beat the... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
High-Ranking Chicago Cop Charged in Brutality Case

High-Ranking Chicago Cop Charged in Brutality Case

Harrison District Commander Glenn Evans stripped of police powers following charges of aggravated battery... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Reds Top Cubs 7-5

Reds Top Cubs 7-5

Skip Schumaker drove in a pair of runs with a double and a single on Wednesday night, and the Cincinnati... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Zara Pulls Shirt Resembling Jewish Holocaust Clothing

Zara Pulls Shirt Resembling Jewish Holocaust Clothing

Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, the owner of Zara, said Wednesday it has withdrawn a children's shirt... Read »

3 hours ago
Jorge Soler Hits HR in First Cubs At Bat

Jorge Soler Hits HR in First Cubs At Bat

Outfielder considered a major part of Cubs' core future. Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Mother of Bali Murder Suspect Raises Money for Legal Defense

Mother of Bali Murder Suspect Raises Money for Legal Defense

Tommy Schaefer's mother, Kia Walker, creates fundraising page seeking $100,000 to pay for a lawyer in Indonesia. Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Marvin Freeman Talks Baseball, JRW

Marvin Freeman Talks Baseball, JRW

Former White Sox player Marvin Freeman talks to NBC5's Peggy Jusinski about the impact Jackie Robinson West has had... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Chicago Pies Barely Make List of

Chicago Pies Barely Make List of "Best Pizzas in America"

Chicago is known for its deep-dish pizza, but some of the city’s most well-known zas were buried deep in a... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Cards Against Humanity Creator Designs New Card Game

Cards Against Humanity Creator Designs New Card Game

One of the creators of Cards Against Humanity has come up with a new card game. Read »

2 hours ago
Oberweis, Durbin Spar Over Debate Plans

Oberweis, Durbin Spar Over Debate Plans

Durbin spokesman Ron Holmes says nothing is finalized and campaigns were still in Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Renovation Street Closures Kick in Around Wrigley Field

Renovation Street Closures Kick in Around Wrigley Field

Sheffield Avenue closed between Addison and Waveland for gas and sewer work near stadium. Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Harold Baines: JRW Could Inspire Youth Baseball Revival

Harold Baines: JRW Could Inspire Youth Baseball Revival

White Sox Hitting Coach Harold Baines talks to NBC5's Peggy Kusinski about how the Jackie Robinson West... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Quinn's Deputy Chief of Staff Steps Down Amid IDOT Controversy

Quinn's Deputy Chief of Staff Steps Down Amid IDOT Controversy

Gov. Pat Quinn's deputy chief of staff is stepping down amid controversy over allegedly improper patronage... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Grizzly Detail's NFL Preview: NFC South

Grizzly Detail's NFL Preview: NFC South

Grizzly Detail continues its NFL preview today with our look at the NFC South. The New Orleans Saints are locked and... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
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