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Diner Guard Shot in Armed Robbery, Manhunt Underway

Diner Guard Shot in Armed Robbery, Manhunt Underway

Man was shot in the buttocks at the 24-hour Kevin's Hamburger Heaven. Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Kane Scores as Hawks Win 4-3

Kane Scores as Hawks Win 4-3

The Chicago Blackhawks blew two different leads, but Patrick Kane's third period goal was enough as they scored... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Facilities Housing Toxic Chemicals Could Pose Risk to Schools

Facilities Housing Toxic Chemicals Could Pose Risk to Schools

Data released by a Washington D.C.-based research group shows dozens of facilities across the Chicago area store or... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Officials Investigate Reports of Mail Theft in Lake Forest

Officials Investigate Reports of Mail Theft in Lake Forest

After complaints of missing mail, officials launched an investigation into mail theft in Lake Forest. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Politicians React to President Obama's Immigration Plan

Politicians React to President Obama's Immigration Plan

President Barack Obama on Thursday announced executive action on immigration policy, offering temporary relief from... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner called on Gov. Pat Quinn to freeze hiring in the final weeks of his term, saying Thursday he... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
First Responders Get Training on the Dangers of Electricity

First Responders Get Training on the Dangers of Electricity

A workshop keep first responders safe in dangerous situations. Charlie Wojciechowski reports. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Doctor Charged in Sex Assault of Patient Faces New Allegations

Doctor Charged in Sex Assault of Patient Faces New Allegations

A doctor charged with sexually assaulting a bedridden patient is facing new abuse allegations from another former... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
New Lammily Doll Aims to be

New Lammily Doll Aims to be "Normal Barbie"

A graphic designer turned toy maker has created what some are calling the “anti-Barbie” and "normal... Read »

Nov 21, 2014

Honoring Chicagoland's Fallen Heroes

NBC Chicago salutes the men and women in the armed forces who have died in combat. View »

Nov 10, 2012
20 Questions With Alpana Singh

20 Questions With Alpana Singh

Chicago sommelier and restaurateur Alpana Singh answers LeeAnn Trotter's 20 questions, from her go-to coffee order... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Palatine High School Student Struck By Car While Running

Palatine High School Student Struck By Car While Running

A suburban high school cross-country runner remained in serious condition Thursday after being struck by a vehicle... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Suburban Woman Killed by Estranged Husband in Wis.: Cops

Suburban Woman Killed by Estranged Husband in Wis.: Cops

A northwest suburban woman who was staying with a friend in Wisconsin to hide from her abusive estranged husband was... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Best, Worst Retailers for Black Friday Deals

Best, Worst Retailers for Black Friday Deals

With so many stores offering up Black Friday deals, it can be tough to decide where to go. Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Shaw to Miss Circus Trip Opener with Upper Body Injury

Shaw to Miss Circus Trip Opener with Upper Body Injury

The Chicago Blackhawks are starting their circus trip on Thursday night, but they will be a bit short-handed as... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Blackhawks Look to Find Consistency as Circus Trip Begins

Blackhawks Look to Find Consistency as Circus Trip Begins

The Chicago Blackhawks will begin their circus trip on Thursday against the Calgary Flames, and they will be looking... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Ronnie

Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Gets Own Bobblehead

Ivy and the hand-operated scoreboard are fixtures at Wrigley Field, but Chicago Cubs superfan Ronnie... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Make a Difference and Donate a Coat This Winter

Make a Difference and Donate a Coat This Winter

Join NBC 5, Telemundo Chicago, and Comcast for a Making A Difference Coat Drive. Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Judge: No Release for Aurora Man in Terror Case

Judge: No Release for Aurora Man in Terror Case

A federal judge says a 20-year-old American accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria will... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
New Green Line Station Merges Style, Function

New Green Line Station Merges Style, Function

The $50 million Green Line station at Cermak-McCormick Place is slated to be completed by February 2015. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014

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