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Kane Bests Toews in Skills Competition

Kane Bests Toews in Skills Competition

Boosted by Patrick Kane's victory over Jonathan Toews in accuracy shooting, Team Foligno won Saturday night's All-Star Skills Competition by a score of 25-19. Read »

38 minutes ago
1 to 3 Inches of Snow on the Way

1 to 3 Inches of Snow on the Way

NBC 5 meteorologist Alicia Roman says the Chicago area can expect one to three inches of snow on Sunday followed by... Watch »

4 hours ago
Woman Missing from Uptown Assisted Living Facility

Woman Missing from Uptown Assisted Living Facility

Dionysus Ames, 48, who has bipolar disorder, walked away from her assisted living home in the Uptown neighborhood... Read »

5 hours ago
85,000 Temporary Illinois Driver's Licenses Issued to Illegal Immigrants

85,000 Temporary Illinois Driver's Licenses Issued to Illegal...

A program that has been in place for a year has allowed more than 85,000 illegal immigrants living in the U.S. Read »

5 hours ago
Texas Dog Returns Home After Showing Up in Indiana

Texas Dog Returns Home After Showing Up in Indiana

A 1-year-old pit bull named Blue was found outside of Indianapolis after she went missing from his Texas home last... Read »

6 hours ago
Police Search for Two Men after Attempted Child Luring

Police Search for Two Men after Attempted Child Luring

Police are searching for two men who attempted to lure two children to their car in the Irving Park neighborhood... Read »

6 hours ago
Indiana Bill Would Make Fatal School Shooters Eligible for Death Penalty

Indiana Bill Would Make Fatal School Shooters Eligible for Death...

A bill inspired by the slaying of a Purdue University student would make a shooting at a school grounds for the... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Two Convicted of Wire Fraud Sentenced to Prison

Two Convicted of Wire Fraud Sentenced to Prison

Gail Howard of Springdale, Arkansas, and James Jedynak of Hemlock, Michigan, were found guilty of swindling some 70... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Andersonville Ranks No. 7 in Redfin's Hottest Neighborhoods for 2015

Andersonville Ranks No. 7 in Redfin's Hottest Neighborhoods for 2015

The North Side neighborhood made real estate website Redfin's top 10 list of hottest neighborhoods in the nation... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Blackhawks to Play Wild in 2016 Outdoor Game

Blackhawks to Play Wild in 2016 Outdoor Game

The Chicago Blackhawks will be heading outdoors again next season, as they will take on the Minnesota Wild at TCF... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Obama Endorses Emanuel in Forthcoming Radio Ad

Obama Endorses Emanuel in Forthcoming Radio Ad

President Obama has endorsed Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a radio advertisement that is set to air beginning Monday. Read »

Jan 24, 2015
World Cup of Hockey to Take Place in 2016

World Cup of Hockey to Take Place in 2016

The NHL and NHLPA announced a new World Cup of Hockey tournament on Saturday, saying that the event will take place... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Two Women Hurt in South Side Shooting

Two Women Hurt in South Side Shooting

Two women, thought to be in their 20s, were shot in the Back of the Yards neighborhood late Friday night. Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Kane, Toews Square Off in Accuracy Shooting Event

Kane, Toews Square Off in Accuracy Shooting Event

Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews are on opposite teams at the NHL All-Star Game this weekend, and the duo will face... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
UIC Offers Spring Course on Beyonce

UIC Offers Spring Course on Beyonce

The University of Illinois at Chicago is offering a semester-long course called "Beyonce: Critical Feminist... Read »

Jan 24, 2015

"Mr. Cub" Ernie Banks Remembered

Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks, who passed away Friday at the age of 83, is remembered by fans across the country... Watch »

5 hours ago
Police: Woman Stole $36K from Charitable Organization

Police: Woman Stole $36K from Charitable Organization

Karrol L. Williams was charged with stealing thousands from the not-for-profit organization Community Youth Network... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Foligno vs. Toews: How Each Team Should Line Up Sunday

Foligno vs. Toews: How Each Team Should Line Up Sunday

Nobody asked us, but we thought it would be fun to play the role of Darryl Sutter and Peter Laviolette and select... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Body Found in Burning Home in Barrington

Body Found in Burning Home in Barrington

A body was found in a burning home in unincorporated Barrington early Saturday morning. Read »

Jan 24, 2015

Life and Times of Ernie Banks

Ernie Banks is a baseball legend, the first African American to play for the Chicago Cubs and the first black... View »

Jan 24, 2015

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