<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Chicago News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:17:56 -0500 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:17:56 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Blackhawks to Open Training Camp at Notre Dame]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:05:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hawks+training+camp.jpg
For the third consecutive year, the Chicago Blackhawks will open training camp at the University of Notre Dame, the team announced Monday.

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<![CDATA[Hot, Humid Day Ahead of Rain and Storms]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 11:03:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/heat+wave+90.jpg
Heat and humidity will envelop the Chicago area before a rainy, stormy system moves through Monday night.

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<![CDATA[McCarthy: Bullet That Hit 7-Year-Old Meant for Father]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 11:45:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/amari+brown+new2.jpg
The bullet that struck 7-year-old Amari Brown on the Fourth of July while he was watching fireworks was meant for the boy's father, according to Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy.]]>
<![CDATA[Activists Patrol Hadiya Pendleton Park After Teen Killed]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:18:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hadiya+pendleton+park+signs.JPG
Community activists, along with friends and family of shooting victim Vonzell Banks, have started patrolling Hadiya Pendleton Park, where the teen was killed over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Grateful Dead Break Soldier Field Record 3 Times]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:34:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/soldier+field+grateful+dead+crowd.jpg
The Deadheads have done it again at Soldier Field, breaking the ticket sales record for the third night in a row during the final show Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Overturned Dairy Truck Blocks I-290 Entrance Ramp]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:41:48 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/overturned+dairy+truck.jpg
A semi truck carrying dairy products overturned on Interstate-290 in Elmhurst early Monday morning, temporarily blocking an entrance ramp at Lake Street.

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<![CDATA[Police Supt. McCarthy: 'We Will Not Relent']]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 17:29:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/cpd-mccarthy-park-shooting-.jpg
Nearing the end of a particularly violent Fourth of July weekend, Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said his department "will not relent."]]>
<![CDATA[Grateful Dead at Soldier Field]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:24:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/gd50+3.jpg
The Grateful Dead played three farewell shows at Chicago's Soldier Field July 3-5, 2015.

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<![CDATA[Cubs/Sox Doubleheader a Baseball Lover's Dream]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 11:38:44 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/cubs+sox+doubleheader+july+3.jpg
Thanks to some ideal scheduling, fans were able to check out the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox in home games Friday, and it served as a great reminder of what makes Chicago fun in the summer.

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<![CDATA[Bond Set at $100K for Serial Stowaway After 2 More Arrests]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 17:30:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/08-05-2014-marilyn-hartman.jpg
A judge set bond for the woman known as the "serial stowaway" at $100,000 Sunday after the woman was arrested two more times in the last 48 hours.]]>
<![CDATA[Brother of White Sox Eaton Surprises Him on Field]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:46:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/eaton+brothers.jpg
The brother of White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton surprised him on the field before Saturday's game in an emotional reunion as Zachary Eaton was honored for his service in the U.S. Air Force.

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<![CDATA[Man Shot Blocks From Navy Pier Following Fireworks Show]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 08:54:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ohio+street+shooting.jpg
A 19-year-old man was shot just blocks away from Navy Pier following the Fourth of July fireworks show Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Boy, 7, Shot to Death During July 4 Celebration]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:45:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/amari+brown.jpg
A 7-year-old boy was shot and killed on Chicago's West Side while watching Fourth of July fireworks Saturday night.]]>
<![CDATA[No Injuries During Disturbance at Navy Pier Fireworks Show]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 21:11:22 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/fire+truck+necn+2.jpg
Fire officials responded to a disturbance at Navy Pier shortly before the Fourth of July fireworks show began Saturday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Grateful Dead Show Breaks Soldier Field Record]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:44:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/grateful+dead+soldier+field+crowd.jpg
It wasn't Bears fans, but rather Deadheads who broke the ticket sales record at Soldier Field Friday night.

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<![CDATA[Boat Catches Fire on Lake Michigan]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:33:19 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/boat+fire+oak+street+beach.jpg
A boat on Lake Michigan caught fire Saturday afternoon near Navy Pier, according to the Chicago Fire Department.

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<![CDATA[9 Dead, 46 Wounded in Fourth of July Weekend Violence]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:52:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/fourth+of+july+shooting+victims.jpg
Nine people have died and 46 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago this Fourth of July weekend, including a 7-year-old boy who was shot to death while watching fireworks with his father.]]>
<![CDATA[Serial Stowaway Arrested Twice More]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 19:37:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hartman-polizon-ohare.jpg
Marilyn Hartman, the so-called "serial stowaway," was arrested twice more in the 48 hours after she was released from the Cook County Jail, where she spent nearly two months behind bars.]]>
<![CDATA[CPD Officers Put in 12-Hour Shifts for Holiday Weekend]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 19:26:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-173087184+%281%29.jpg
Chicago police officers will work longer hours this Fourth of July weekend following last's year's bloody holiday weekend when 14 were killed and dozens more injured in shootings.

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<![CDATA[Honoring Chicagoland's Fallen Heroes]]> Sat, 10 Nov 2012 20:11:50 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/american-flag1.jpg
NBC Chicago salutes the men and women in the armed forces who have died in combat.

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<![CDATA[At Least 1 Dead in Bartlett Plane Crash]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:39:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/216*120/Plane+Crash2.png
A small aircraft crashed in Bartlett Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Blue Jackets Sign Saad for 6 Years ]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:01:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/saad1.jpg
The Columbus Blue Jackets made it clear when they traded for Brandon Saad that they intended to sign him to a long-term deal, and they did just that Friday as they signed him to a six-year contract.]]>
<![CDATA[U of Chicago Among Most Expensive Colleges in U.S.]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:40:36 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/University+of+Chicago+Campus+p1.jpg
One of the nation's priciest colleges resides right here in Chicago, according to national education statistics released this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Bowman Says Team Interested in Oduya Return]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:04:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/johnny+oduya+getty.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks have some salary cap issues that they have to address, but they might clear some room to bring back defenseman Johnny Oduya, according to GM Stan Bowman.

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