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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
Mummified Remains Found at NW Indiana Quarry Site

Mummified Remains Found at NW Indiana Quarry Site

Land surveyors in northwestern Indiana have discovered mummified human remains that could be 2,000 years old. Read »

Jun 28, 2015
Chicago Burger Named Best in U.S.

Chicago Burger Named Best in U.S.

Just in time for the Fourth of July — prime grilling season — the Food Network has named a burger from a Chicago... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Four Rabid Bats Found This Year in Cook County

Four Rabid Bats Found This Year in Cook County

Health officials say four rabid bats have been found so far this year in Cook County and are warning people to learn... Read »

Jun 28, 2015
Chicago Couple Gets Married on Float at Pride Parade

Chicago Couple Gets Married on Float at Pride Parade

Brown, 32, and Knight, 31, met on a beach in Miami and have been dating for two and a half years. Watch »

Jun 28, 2015
Police: Man, Woman Killed in Suburban Motorcycle Crash

Police: Man, Woman Killed in Suburban Motorcycle Crash

A man and a woman were killed in a motorcycle crash in west suburban Chicago early Sunday morning. Watch »

Jun 28, 2015
Police: Man Shot by Motorcyclist on North Side

Police: Man Shot by Motorcyclist on North Side

A man was shot and a woman injured by shattered glass after a motorcyclist opened fire in an apparent road rage... Watch »

Jun 28, 2015
Parade-Goers Caught With Booze Will Pay Hefty Fine: CPD

Parade-Goers Caught With Booze Will Pay Hefty Fine: CPD

Huge crowds — and the Stanley Cup — are expected to attend the 2015 Chicago Pride Parade on Sunday, prompting... Watch »

Jun 27, 2015
City Prepares for Sunday's Pride Parade

City Prepares for Sunday's Pride Parade

Chicago’s 46th Annual Pride Parade kicks off at noon on Sunday and will travel for more than 4 miles through the... Watch »

Jun 27, 2015
Wisconsin Couple Accused in

Wisconsin Couple Accused in "Funeral Burglaries" Scheme

A Hartford couple faces felony charges in a scheme to burglarize the homes of people away at funerals. Read »

Jun 27, 2015
Man Arrested for Threats at Children's Summer Camp

Man Arrested for Threats at Children's Summer Camp

Madison police have arrested a man who authorities say threatened staff at the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
Former Employee Sets Fire to Chicago Business; 1 Hurt

Former Employee Sets Fire to Chicago Business; 1 Hurt

A former employee returned to a food-delivery business where he once worked and set it on fire, badly injuring one... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
White Sox-Tigers Game Postponed by Rain

White Sox-Tigers Game Postponed by Rain

Thanks to a chilly, rainy day, the Tigers-White Sox game was postponed more than two hours before game time. Read »

Jun 27, 2015
Archbishop Cupich Meets Pope Francis For First Time

Archbishop Cupich Meets Pope Francis For First Time

Chicago's Archbishop Blase Cupich has finally met Pope Francis face to face. Watch »

Jun 27, 2015
Campaign Against Drunk Boating Kicks Off in Chicago

Campaign Against Drunk Boating Kicks Off in Chicago

The U.S. Coast Guard will join Great Lakes law enforcement agencies through Sunday for its annual "Operation... Watch »

Jun 27, 2015
Hawks Trade Raanta to Rangers

Hawks Trade Raanta to Rangers

The Chicago Blackhawks made a small trade on Saturday afternoon, sending Antti Raanta to the New York Rangers in... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
Illinois Could Allow Dogs to Comfort Witnesses in Court

Illinois Could Allow Dogs to Comfort Witnesses in Court

Illinois could soon become one of the few states with a law governing the use of specially trained dogs in... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
Police: Woman Assaulted, Followed From Blue Line Train

Police: Woman Assaulted, Followed From Blue Line Train

Police released surveillance footage Friday of a man who allegedly assaulted a woman on a Blue Line train last... Watch »

Jun 27, 2015
Blackhawks Select 7 on Day 2 of NHL Draft

Blackhawks Select 7 on Day 2 of NHL Draft

The Chicago Blackhawks haven't made a single trade so far at the NHL Draft, but they've gotten several new players... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
Police Investigate Best Buy Smash and Grab

Police Investigate Best Buy Smash and Grab

A van was used in what police are calling a “smash and grab” at a southwest suburban Best Buy early Saturday. Watch »

Jun 29, 2015

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