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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 07:28 PM CDT

Suburban Lab Tests Materials in Effort to Make Homes Safer in Severe Weather

Suburban Lab Tests Materials in Effort to Make Homes Safer in Severe Weather

The Chicago area is no stranger to severe weather. But in Northbrook, one company is taking the storms inside, in an effort to make homes stronger. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 07:22 PM CDT

Massive Potholes Plague Suburban Street

Massive Potholes Plague Suburban Street

Confusion over who’s responsible for filling potholes on a south suburban street has left the roadway riddled with damaging holes that residents say have become a serious safety hazard.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 05:10 PM CDT

Lucas Museum 'Seriously Pursuing' Locations Outside Chicago

Lucas Museum 'Seriously Pursuing' Locations Outside Chicago

Friends of the Park announced Tuesday that it opposes any site on the city’s lakefront for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, including the recently announced McCormick Place Lakeside Center plan.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 09:53 PM CDT

Trump Takes Indiana, Pushing Cruz From Race

Trump Takes Indiana, Pushing Cruz From Race

In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race...

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 04:04 PM CDT

Artem Anisimov Undergoes Surgery on Right Wrist

Artem Anisimov Undergoes Surgery on Right Wrist

With the Chicago Blackhawks done for the season, players continue to get injuries taken care of as Artem Anisimov underwent surgery on his right wrist.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 03:59 PM CDT

White Sox Designate John Danks for Assignment

White Sox Designate John Danks for Assignment

The Chicago White Sox have had one of the best pitching rotations in baseball this season, but the squad's one weak link has been John Danks, and the team addressed that issue on Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 03:17 PM CDT

Cubs Place Matt Szczur on 15-Day Disabled List

 Cubs Place Matt Szczur on 15-Day Disabled List

The Chicago Cubs are dealing with yet another injury concern, as Matt Szczur has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 01:42 PM CDT

Mother Dies After 'Random' Shooting on Way Home From Dells

Mother Dies After 'Random' Shooting on Way Home From Dells

An Illinois woman died Tuesday, just days before before Mother's Day, after being shot on her way home from the Wisconsin Dells with her family.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 01:51 PM CDT

CPS Announces New Guidelines in Support of Transgender Students

CPS Announces New Guidelines in Support of Transgender Students

Chicago Public Schools announced new guidelines Tuesday to support transgender students and employees.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 01:12 PM CDT

Indiana Voters Head to Polls for Primary

Indiana Voters Head to Polls for Primary

Tuesday's primary election in Indiana could be make-or-break for candidates. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports.

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