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Man Seriously Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash

Man Seriously Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash

A man is in critical condition after he was struck by the vehicle of a hit-and-run driver early Sunday in the Logan... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Most Important Bears for 2014: #2 Jay Cutler

Most Important Bears for 2014: #2 Jay Cutler

The Chicago Bears are a team whose offense is finally catching up to the modern NFL game, but if Jay Cutler... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Quinn Proclaims Frank Thomas Day in Illinois

Quinn Proclaims Frank Thomas Day in Illinois

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a proclamation making Sunday Frank Thomas Day as the former Chicago White... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Scattered Showers, Storms Expected Sunday

Scattered Showers, Storms Expected Sunday

Scattered showers and storms possible in the NBC 5 viewing area starting at about noon. Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
Houston, Mills Involved in Scuffle at Camp

Houston, Mills Involved in Scuffle at Camp

The Chicago Bears' defensive line didn't have much bite last year, but in the first days of training camp, they are... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
2 Teens Killed in Stolen Car Crash

2 Teens Killed in Stolen Car Crash

Police say two teens killed in an accident early Sunday in south suburban Harvey were riding in a stolen Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
Weekend Web: Samsung's Wristwatch Computers

Weekend Web: Samsung's Wristwatch Computers

Charlie Wojciechowski shows us the latest "watch style" computers.. that allow you to answer your phone on... Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
Hundreds Attend Funeral for 11-Year-Old Shamiya Adams

Hundreds Attend Funeral for 11-Year-Old Shamiya Adams

Shamiya Adams was remembered by hundreds Saturday with heartwarming memories and powerful words. Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Thousands of Palestinian Supporters Protest in Chicago

Thousands of Palestinian Supporters Protest in Chicago

Thousands of Palestinian supporters gathered along Michigan Avenue Saturday to call for an end to the violence... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Family Says Dog Shot by Police in Front of 6-Year-Old Girl

Family Says Dog Shot by Police in Front of 6-Year-Old Girl

Family members and area residents say a young dog was fatally shot by police in front of a 6-year-old girl... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
West Side Man Charged in Orange Line Robberies

West Side Man Charged in Orange Line Robberies

Police have arrested a man in connection with the robbery of several passengers on an Orange Line CTA train earlier... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
3 in Custody in Shooting of 3-Year-Old Chicago Boy

3 in Custody in Shooting of 3-Year-Old Chicago Boy

Three people are in custody in connection to the shooting of a 3-year-old boy Friday night and charges are pending... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Jennings Misses Saturday Practice With Quad Injury

Jennings Misses Saturday Practice With Quad Injury

The Chicago Bears got nipped by the injury bug on Saturday morning in Bourbonnais, with Tim Jennings... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Man Buys $1M Lotto Ticket After Running Out of Hamburgers

Man Buys $1M Lotto Ticket After Running Out of Hamburgers

A west suburban man’s simple trip to the store for hamburger meat quickly turned into a million dollar affair after... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Jerry Reinsdorf Released From Hospital

Jerry Reinsdorf Released From Hospital

Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf has been released from the hospital, officials said. Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Boy, 3, Among 14 Shot Overnight in Chicago

Boy, 3, Among 14 Shot Overnight in Chicago

A 3-year-old boy was critically wounded and a 13-year-old boy was killed in shootings the left at least 12... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Christie's Visit to Chicago Includes Trip to Portillo's

Christie's Visit to Chicago Includes Trip to Portillo's

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was in Chicago Friday night to support Republican governor candidate... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Suburban Teen Returns to Stage After Undergoing Brain Surgery

Suburban Teen Returns to Stage After Undergoing Brain Surgery

A week before she was set to perform in a lead role in her school's musical, high school senior Monica Tipperreiter... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
New Allegations Prompt Concerns at Hines VA

New Allegations Prompt Concerns at Hines VA

On the heels of the scheduling scandal at Hines VA Hospital, new allegations have surfaced of conditions... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
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