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Kane Leads Blackhawks to Shutout Win Over Toronto
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Kane Leads Blackhawks to Shutout Win Over Toronto

The Chicago Blackhawks were playing with heavy hearts on Sunday night, but they stayed strong and came out of the United Center with a 4-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. Read »

4 hours ago
Girl, 14, Shot in Kenwood

Girl, 14, Shot in Kenwood

The girl was shot in the leg Sunday afternoon in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood. Read »

Dec 21, 2014
2 Children, 2 Adults Shot Dead in Rockford Home

2 Children, 2 Adults Shot Dead in Rockford Home

Four people, including two children, were shot dead in a residence in Rockford, Ill., Saturday night after the... Read »

6 hours ago
CPD Foundation Visits Family of Fallen Officers

CPD Foundation Visits Family of Fallen Officers

The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation traveled by motorcade on Sunday with Santa, Mrs. Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
Hawks Look to Rebound vs. Leafs Sunday

Hawks Look to Rebound vs. Leafs Sunday

The Chicago Blackhawks will be looking to rebound from a tough loss Saturday night as they take on the Toronto Maple... Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Chicago Band Gives Up on Jay Cutler in Music Video

Chicago Band Gives Up on Jay Cutler in Music Video

Disappointed Bears fans can now find solace in music as a local band has written a song exposing many fans' feelings... Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Overnight Closures on Dan Ryan Extended to Tuesday

Overnight Closures on Dan Ryan Extended to Tuesday

The closures will take place between 11:59 p.m. Sunday and 5 a.m. Monday and between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. Tuesday, IDOT Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Man Charged with Robbery of Loop Convenience Store

Man Charged with Robbery of Loop Convenience Store

Ardamis Simms, 35, was charged with the armed robbery of a convenience store in the 100 block of N. Franklin Ave. on Read »

Dec 21, 2014
No Bond for Man Charged in 20-Year-Old Murder Case

No Bond for Man Charged in 20-Year-Old Murder Case

David Ramirez-Martinez was ordered held without bond after being charged with murdering a woman in Lake View more... Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Bears Chairman McCaskey Speaks Out Before Game

Bears Chairman McCaskey Speaks Out Before Game

George McCaskey spoke exclusively to NBC 5's Peggy Kusinski before Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions. Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Lions Knock Off Bears 20-14

Lions Knock Off Bears 20-14

Jimmy Clausen threw two touchdown passes, but it wasn't enough as a late touchdown for Joique Bell led the Detroit... Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Could Cutler Land with Titans After the Season?

Could Cutler Land with Titans After the Season?

The Chicago Bears could be looking to trade Jay Cutler after the season, and if reports are to be believed, the... Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Driver Shot on Stevenson Expressway

Driver Shot on Stevenson Expressway

The victim was shot while driving southbound on the Stevenson Expressway before crashing into a light pole. Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Bond Set for Suburban Brothers Charged with Child Pornography

Bond Set for Suburban Brothers Charged with Child Pornography

Andrew Castro, 26, faces up to 30 years in prison and Levi Castro, 29, faces three to seven years in prison after... Read »

Dec 21, 2014
2 Dead, 1 Hurt in Fiery South Loop Crash

2 Dead, 1 Hurt in Fiery South Loop Crash

The single-vehicle crash happened early Sunday morning when an SUV struck a light pole and burst into flames. Read »

Dec 21, 2014
1 Dead, 8 Injured in House Party Shooting

1 Dead, 8 Injured in House Party Shooting

Police responded to a call of shots fired at a large house party in south suburban Calumet City early Sunday... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
Johnson Shootout Goal Sinks Blackhawks in Columbus

Johnson Shootout Goal Sinks Blackhawks in Columbus

The Chicago Blackhawks got a game-tying goal from Ben Smith in the third period, but it wasn't enough as a Jack... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Report: Sweetener May be Required in Cutler Trade

Report: Sweetener May be Required in Cutler Trade

The Chicago Bears may try to unload Jay Cutler via trade this off-season, but could they have to sweeten the deal... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Hawks Look to Extend Winning Streak vs. Jackets

Hawks Look to Extend Winning Streak vs. Jackets

The Chicago Blackhawks will look to lengthen their winning streak against the Columbus Blue Jackets to 14 games... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Red Light Cameras Cause Increase in Crashes, Study Shows

Red Light Cameras Cause Increase in Crashes, Study Shows

Chicago’s red light camera system increases danger in some intersections instead of safety, according to the results... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014

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