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Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 12:52 PM CST

Navy Pier Ferris Wheel Construction Reaches New Heights

Navy Pier Ferris Wheel Construction Reaches New Heights

Navy Pier's historic Ferris wheel project hit a new milestone Friday. NBC 5's Kye Martin reports.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 11:06 PM CST

Chicago Archdiocese Set for Major Reorganization

Chicago Archdiocese Set for Major Reorganization

Archbishop Blasé Cupich is embarking on a major reorganization in the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 12:40 PM CST

McDonald's New Salad Has More Fat, Calories Than a Big Mac

McDonald's New Salad Has More Fat, Calories Than a Big Mac

McDonald’s has put a lot of marketing dollars behind revamping their image to become a “healthy” fast food option, but one of their newest “simple” and “fresh” options for clean-eaters will do more damage than a...

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 01:09 PM CST

Man Arrested at Midway With Gun in Carry-On

Man Arrested at Midway With Gun in Carry-On

An Indiana man was arrested at Midway International Airport on Thursday after officials found a gun in his carry-on luggage.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 01:25 PM CST

No Signs of Forced Entry at Home Where Slain Family Found

No Signs of Forced Entry at Home Where Slain Family Found

It was a gruesome scene when police discovered six bodies inside a Chicago Southwest Side home Thursday after getting a request to check on a man who hadn’t shown up for work.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 09:07 AM CST

Teen Charged After Pouring Boiling Water on Cat in Facebook Video

Teen Charged After Pouring Boiling Water on Cat in Facebook Video

A Chicago teenager faces charges after allegedly videotaping himself pouring scalding water on a cat and posting it to Facebook Tuesday night.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 08:59 AM CST

Libraries Forgive Overdue Fines for Limited Time

Libraries Forgive Overdue Fines for Limited Time

Chicagoans with overdue books and other library materials have a chance to bring them back without paying fines.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 05:45 AM CST

Automakers Recall 5M More Vehicles for Air Bag Problems

Automakers Recall 5M More Vehicles for Air Bag Problems

Another problem has developed with automotive air bags, and this one will bring recalls of up to 5 million vehicles worldwide.

Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 at 11:02 PM CST

Blackhawks Beat Coyotes 5-4

Blackhawks Beat Coyotes 5-4

The Chicago Blackhawks got Jonathan Toews back on Thursday night, and the captain delivered as he scored the game-winning goal in overtime to give his team a 5-4 win over the Arizona Coyotes.

Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 07:11 PM CST
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