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Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 05:52 PM CDT

Durbin Deflects Speculation About Gubernatorial Run at DNC

Durbin Deflects Speculation About Gubernatorial Run at DNC

Sen. Dick Durbin deflected questions about a potential run for governor as Illinois Democrats gathered in Philadelphia to kick off the Democratic National Convention Monday.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 05:54 PM CDT

State Rep. Sandack Resigns, Citing 'Cyber Security Issues'

State Rep. Sandack Resigns, Citing 'Cyber Security Issues'

Illinois Rep. Ron Sandack, R-Downers Grove, a close ally of Gov. Bruce Rauner, resigned Sunday, citing “cyber security issues.”

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 04:54 PM CDT

Rep. Luis Gutierrez Scheduled to Speak at DNC Monday

Rep. Luis Gutierrez Scheduled to Speak at DNC Monday

Rep. Luis Gutierrez is scheduled to give a speech at the Democratic National Convention Monday night.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 03:44 PM CDT

Chapman Issues Statement on Domestic Violence Allegations

Chapman Issues Statement on Domestic Violence Allegations

The Chicago Cubs officially acquired reliever Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees on Monday, and both the team and pitcher issued statements about the concerns surrounding domestic abuse allegations...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 03:34 PM CDT

Hastert Lawyer Says Individual A’s Lawsuit Should be Tossed

Hastert Lawyer Says Individual A’s Lawsuit Should be Tossed

The sordid secrets in Dennis Hastert’s past began to fully unravel in March 2015, when federal agents approached one of his alleged victims to find out why Hastert was paying him hundreds of thousands of...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 01:44 PM CDT

Hundreds Attend Prom for Dying Wisconsin Teen's 'Last Dance'

Hundreds Attend Prom for Dying Wisconsin Teen's 'Last Dance'

A 14-year-old Wisconsin girl suffering from an illness that will take her life has decided to unhook her ventilator and die — but not before she attends prom.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 11:38 PM CDT

Woman Donates Kidney to Stranger to Save Her Mother

Woman Donates Kidney to Stranger to Save Her Mother

Dyamond Lindsey’s mother is in desperate need of a new kidney, so the 21-year-old is donating hers… to a complete stranger.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 01:29 PM CDT

Chance The Rapper Announces New Music Festival in Chicago

Chance The Rapper Announces New Music Festival in Chicago

Chance the Rapper will host a music festival at Cellular Field this September, the Chicago-based musical artist announced on Twitter today.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 12:48 PM CDT

5 to Know: July 25

5 to Know: July 25

NBC 5's five stories to know for Monday, July 25.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 01:04 PM CDT

'I Can No Longer Stay Silent': Jordan on Police Shootings

'I Can No Longer Stay Silent': Jordan on Police Shootings

Former Chicago Bulls and NBA star Michael Jordan said Monday he "can no longer stay silent" about the shooting deaths of black Americans at the hands of police officers, as well as the recent "cowardly...

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