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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
Bears Hire Loggains as Quarterbacks Coach

Bears Hire Loggains as Quarterbacks Coach

The Chicago Bears may not have Jay Cutler back in the fold next season, but they did decide on a quarterback coach... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Toews, Kane Go Head-to-Head in All-Star Draft

Toews, Kane Go Head-to-Head in All-Star Draft

Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane were already slated to be on separate teams for the NHL All-Star Game, but Brent... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Reports: Ted Lilly Charged with Insurance Fraud

Reports: Ted Lilly Charged with Insurance Fraud

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly pleaded not guilty to three counts of insurance fraud earlier this week... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Metra Reveals Plan to Help With Overcrowding

Metra Reveals Plan to Help With Overcrowding

Metra wants riders to know they hear their concerns and they’re working to fix the problems. Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Spokane Diocese Settles Cupich Lawsuit

Spokane Diocese Settles Cupich Lawsuit

The Catholic Diocese of Spokane has settled a lawsuit filed by Chicago’s current Archbishop Blaise Cupich when he... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Willie Wilson Debuts New Radio Ad

Willie Wilson Debuts New Radio Ad

Advertising is about getting someone’s attention, and that’s certainly what mayoral candidate Willie Wilson’s new... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Health Officials Confirm First Michigan Measles Case in 2015

Health Officials Confirm First Michigan Measles Case in 2015

State health officials have confirmed the first reported case of measles in Michigan this year and say it may be... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Suburban Junior High Teacher Charged With Sexual Abuse

Suburban Junior High Teacher Charged With Sexual Abuse

A southwest suburban junior high school teacher and basketball coach has been charged for allegedly sexually abusing... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Predators, Jets Striving to Keep Blackhawks from Central Title

Predators, Jets Striving to Keep Blackhawks from Central Title

The Chicago Blackhawks aren't defending Central Division champions, and they're not in first place at the All-Star... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Seabrook, Crawford Trying to Enjoy First All-Star Game

Seabrook, Crawford Trying to Enjoy First All-Star Game

While guys like Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews have been to the All-Star Game before, Brent Seabrook and Corey... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Quinn Leaves Office Without Penning Final Statement

Quinn Leaves Office Without Penning Final Statement

Former Gov. Pat Quinn left office in a tumult: dozens of clemencies, laws and executive orders signed. But he didn't Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Gages Lake Man Charged With Child Pornography

Gages Lake Man Charged With Child Pornography

Jason G. Rygiel, 29, was arrested after the Lake County Cybercrimes Unit executed a search warrant at his Gages Lake... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Chicago Store Sells $16M Lottery Ticket

Chicago Store Sells $16M Lottery Ticket

The Quick Pick ticket matched all six numbers in Thursday’s drawing -- 07, 19, 22, 47, 48, 49 Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Frank Meats Patty Opens in Former Hot Doug's Home

Frank Meats Patty Opens in Former Hot Doug's Home

Friday marks the day when the former home of famed encased meat eatery Hot Doug’s officially becomes Frank Meats... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Wisconsin Gov. Shoots Down Request For Kenosha Casino

Wisconsin Gov. Shoots Down Request For Kenosha Casino

Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin and Hard Rock wanted to build an $800 million casino complex at the former... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Police Search for Ind. Man Charged in Robbery of 84-Year-Old

Police Search for Ind. Man Charged in Robbery of 84-Year-Old

Police on Thursday filed charges against a Hammond man accused in the June robbery of an elderly man at the NICTD... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Special Charlie Hebdo Issue Sells Fast in Chicago

Special Charlie Hebdo Issue Sells Fast in Chicago

Just 12 copies of a special edition of the French satirical magazine were available in the Chicago area on Friday... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Models Agree on Weekend Snow, Differ on Amounts

Models Agree on Weekend Snow, Differ on Amounts

The models agree that the snowfall will likely be heaviest closer to the Illinois/Wisconsin state line and along... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Police Issue Alert After Convenience Store Robberies

Police Issue Alert After Convenience Store Robberies

Several recent convenience store robberies reported in the Austin, Montclare and Avondale neighborhoods. Read »

Jan 23, 2015

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