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Bears Projected to Finish Dead Last in NFL
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Bears Projected to Finish Dead Last in NFL

For fans hoping that the Chicago Bears would experience an upturn in fortune thanks to John Fox, the results of an NFL season simulation will put a damper on that enthusiasm. Read »

34 minutes ago
Body Pulled From Lake Michigan Last Week Identified

Body Pulled From Lake Michigan Last Week Identified

A 29-year-old man who died after being pulled from Lake Michigan near Oak Street Beach last week has been... Read »

2 hours ago
Aerial Footage Shows Lollapalooza Cleanup

Aerial Footage Shows Lollapalooza Cleanup

Cleanup continues at Lollapalooza Tuesday. Sky 5 reports over Grant Park. Watch »

2 hours ago
Dog Stolen From Chicago-Area Animal Shelter Found

Dog Stolen From Chicago-Area Animal Shelter Found

Mr. Reese, an 8-year-old Jack Russell terrier that was stolen from a suburban Chicago animal shelter over the... Read »

3 hours ago

NBC5, Telemundo Pet Adoption Stories

NBC 5 and Telemundo employees share their adoption stories in preparation for Clear the Shelters on Aug. 15. View »

42 minutes ago
Chicago Could Soon Have a Halloween Parade

Chicago Could Soon Have a Halloween Parade

A new Chicago parade is in the works — one that'll happen at night. Read »

5 hours ago
Sandra Bland's Family Files Lawsuit

Sandra Bland's Family Files Lawsuit

The family of Sandra Bland filed a lawsuit against the trooper who arrested her and others they say are responsible... Watch »

7 minutes ago
State Workers' Suit Against Duckworth Spills Into Senate Bid

State Workers' Suit Against Duckworth Spills Into Senate Bid

A civil lawsuit alleging ethics violations nearly a decade ago has become an issue in a Democratic congresswoman's... Read »

Aug 4, 2015
Dog Stolen From Chicago-Area Animal Shelter

Dog Stolen From Chicago-Area Animal Shelter

A dog that was set for adoption at a Chicago-area animal shelter was stolen from the facility over the weekend. Read »

Aug 4, 2015
Man Fatally Crushed by Semi in Robbins

Man Fatally Crushed by Semi in Robbins

A man was crushed to death by a semi cab he was working on Monday evening in south suburban Robbins. Read »

6 hours ago
Chicago Area to Celebrate National Night Out

Chicago Area to Celebrate National Night Out

Tuesday marks the day where cities around the country will celebrate National Night Out, an event that aims to... Watch »

Aug 4, 2015
Off-Duty Sheriff's Officer Shot in Chicago Alley

Off-Duty Sheriff's Officer Shot in Chicago Alley

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer was shot in a Chicago alley late Monday night. Watch »

Aug 4, 2015
3 Arrested After Guns, Mistreated Animals Found in Home

3 Arrested After Guns, Mistreated Animals Found in Home

Three people were arrested Monday after authorities found mistreated animals, guns and ammunition in a Northwest... Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
FDA Says Not to Use Popular Medical Device

FDA Says Not to Use Popular Medical Device

In an unprecedented move, the federal government is warning health care facilities to stop using a popular drug pump... Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
Schock Still Spending Campaign Funds: Documents

Schock Still Spending Campaign Funds: Documents

New documents filed last Friday with the Federal Election Commission show Aaron Schock is still spending his... Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
Report Ranks Best and Worst Big Cities to Live In

Report Ranks Best and Worst Big Cities to Live In

Chicago may not be the best big city to live in, according to a new report, but its residents may be better off than... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Barricade Situation Ends in Elk Grove Village

Barricade Situation Ends in Elk Grove Village

A 63-year-old man with a handgun is barricaded inside a home in suburban Elk Grove Village as police attempt to... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Chicago Priest Removed From Ministry During Investigation

Chicago Priest Removed From Ministry During Investigation

Archbishop Blase Cupich removed a Chicago priest from ministry as an investigation into content found on the... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Ty Warner Creates Cecil the Lion Beanie Baby

Ty Warner Creates Cecil the Lion Beanie Baby

The company that makes Beanie Babies has created a new one in the memory of Cecil the lion, who was killed in... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
OEMC: 238 Medical Transports, 34 Arrests During Lollapalooza

OEMC: 238 Medical Transports, 34 Arrests During Lollapalooza

At least thirty-three teenagers were treated for alcohol-related illnesses at Lurie Children’s Hospital during the... Read »

Aug 3, 2015

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