Tragedy in Dallas: Gunman Ambushes Officers at Protest | NBC Chicago
Tragedy in Dallas: Gunman Ambushes Officers at Protest

Tragedy in Dallas: Gunman Ambushes Officers at Protest

Five officers killed and nine injured in ambush at protest

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 05:47 AM CDT

Police Chief Describes Gun Battle Inside Dallas College

Police Chief Describes Gun Battle Inside Dallas College

Cell phone video shot inside El Centro College in Dallas the night of the attack shows police searching for gunman Micah Xavier Johnson who had already wounded officers outside before shooting his way into...

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 04:50 PM CDT

Lemonade Stand Raises $10,000 for Dallas Police

Lemonade Stand Raises $10,000 for Dallas Police

Support is pouring in for Dallas in the wake of last week's deadly attack on police, which left five officers dead and injured half a dozen others. Among those rallying behind the police department are two...

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016 at 07:51 AM CDT

Black Doctor's Conflict: Saving Officers, Distrusting Police

Black Doctor's Conflict: Saving Officers, Distrusting Police

When officers who'd been shot by a gunman in downtown Dallas started showing up at Parkland Memorial Hospital, trauma surgeon Dr. Brian H. Williams went to work, pushing aside the inner conflict he faces...

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 04:40 AM CDT

Obama in Dallas: 'We Are Not as Divided as We Seem'

Obama in Dallas: 'We Are Not as Divided as We Seem'

At a memorial for slain police officers, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a week of deeply troubling violence has appeared to expose "the deepest fault lines of our democracy." But he insisted the...

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016 at 05:46 AM CDT

Black Cops React to Violence Toward and by Police

Black Cops React to Violence Toward and by Police

For African-American police officers in the U.S., being both black and "blue" can mean being caught in the midst of a cultural crossfire. America is reeling after two black men were fatally shot by police near...

ABOUT US
Coverage of the deadliest attack on U.S. law enforcement since Sept. 11, 2001
Top Stories
5-Year-Old Girl Accidentally Shoots Herself on West Side

5-Year-Old Girl Accidentally Shoots Herself on West Side

A 5-year-old girl was seriously wounded after accidentally shooting herself in the stomach with a handgun on Chicago’s West Side Tuesday evening, police said.

George H.W. Bush Hospitalized for Shortness of Breath

George H.W. Bush Hospitalized for Shortness of Breath

Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to the hospital over the weekend for shortness of breath and the 92-year-old is responding well to treatments, his spokesperson said Wednesday. Bush was taken to...

Firefighter Injured Battling Austin Blaze

Firefighter Injured Battling Austin Blaze

A firefighter was injured while battling a blaze early Wednesday at a home in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

Hinostroza Rallies Blackhawks to 6-4 Win Over Avalanche

Hinostroza Rallies Blackhawks to 6-4 Win Over Avalanche

Five goals by players all 24 and under — just the sort of youthful infusion the Chicago Blackhawks were searching for.

Price: New Health Plan Will Not be 'Pulling the Rug Out'

Price: New Health Plan Will Not be 'Pulling the Rug Out'

With coverage for millions of people at stake, Rep. Tom Price faced pointed questions about President-elect Donald Trump's health policies — and assured a Senate committee that the goal for a new health care...

Trial Date Set for Former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock

Trial Date Set for Former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock

A federal magistrate has ruled former U.S. Congressman Aaron Schock will be tried this summer on federal corruption charges.