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Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 08:29 AM CDT

Indiana GOP Leaders Nearing Vote on Pence Ballot Replacement

Indiana GOP Leaders Nearing Vote on Pence Ballot Replacement

Republicans hoping to take Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's place on the November ballot have one more full day of jockeying ahead of them before state Republican Party leaders make their pick.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 07:29 AM CDT

Hastert Attorney Wants Breach-of-Contract Lawsuit Dismissed

Hastert Attorney Wants Breach-of-Contract Lawsuit Dismissed

An attorney for Dennis Hastert has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a victim of sexual abuse seeking outstanding hush-money payments from the imprisoned former U.S. House speaker.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 07:40 AM CDT

Man With Machete Targeting Women in ‘High-Risk Activities’

Man With Machete Targeting Women in ‘High-Risk Activities’

A man attacked a woman with a machete after she got into his minivan early Sunday in West Humboldt Park, and Chicago Police say he might be targeting other women engaging in “high-risk activities.”

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 06:28 AM CDT

5 Killed, 40 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

5 Killed, 40 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

Five people were killed and at least 40 more were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning.  The weekend’s latest homicide happened Sunday afternoon in the...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 06:27 AM CDT

Tree on Tracks Halts Metra Electric Trains

Tree on Tracks Halts Metra Electric Trains

Metra Electric trains were halted in both directions Monday morning because a tree fell across the tracks in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:47 PM CDT

Illinois Delegates Head to the Democratic Convention

Illinois Delegates Head to the Democratic Convention

The Democratic convention is scheduled to begin in Philadelphia on Monday, and NBC5's Mary Ann Ahern has the latest details.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 11:28 AM CDT
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Your Severe Weather Photos: July 24

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Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 09:00 AM CDT

Blue Line Service Resumes Following Canopy Collapse

Blue Line Service Resumes Following Canopy Collapse

Chicago Transit Authority Blue Line train service resumed Monday morning after crews worked through the night to repair the damage from a steel canopy that came crashing down during Sunday’s storms.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:50 PM CDT

After Heavy Rainfall, More Storms Move Into the Chicago Area

After Heavy Rainfall, More Storms Move Into the Chicago Area

Just one day after heavy rainfall caused massive problems across the Chicago area, storms moved into the city and suburban counties once again. Severe Weather Alerts Interactive Radar Cook and DuPage counties...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 03:45 PM CDT

Suspect Wearing a Wolf Mask Robs Suburban Bank at Gunpoint

Suspect Wearing a Wolf Mask Robs Suburban Bank at Gunpoint

A suspect wearing a wolf mask robbed a Fifth Third Bank branch at gunpoint Friday afternoon in far west suburban DeKalb. At 4:11 p.m., the robber showed a handgun during the robbery at the branch at 2707...

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