Dec 17, 2009

Thomson Now State's Biggest Political Football

Thomson Now State's Biggest Political Football

Illinois GOP -- and Quinn's opponent Dan Hynes -- voice their displeasure.

Dec 17, 2009

Illinois Gets Gitmo

Illinois Gets Gitmo

Rural prison to be acquired by federal government, will hold 100 detainees.

Dec 17, 2009

Terrorists in Thomson? How Ironic

Terrorists in Thomson?  How Ironic

The reason Thomson sits mostly empty today: 9/11.

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No Trick: Snow Kicks Off Halloween in Chicago

No Trick: Snow Kicks Off Halloween in Chicago

Looks like Mother Nature still has a trick up her sleeve for Halloween.

O'Hare Cancels 300-Plus Flights For Wind, Rain

O'Hare Cancels 300-Plus Flights For Wind, Rain

It looks like Mother Nature's Halloween trick will affect more than just Chicago-area trick-or-treaters.

Naperville Pair Set Halloween Light Show To "Bohemian Rhapsody"

Naperville Pair Set Halloween Light Show To "Bohemian Rhapsody"

Two friends spent all year perfectly synching a Halloween light display at a Naperville residence to Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" and other popular songs.

3 Die When Train Strikes SUV in Southern Illinois

3 Die When Train Strikes SUV in Southern Illinois

Officials say three members of a family were killed when their SUV was struck by a freight train at a crossing in southern Illinois.

Judge Rejects Quarantine For Maine Nurse

Judge Rejects Quarantine For Maine Nurse

A Maine judge on Friday rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a state quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients. Judge...

Wallenda Reveals What Could Postpone Sunday's Stunt

Wallenda Reveals What Could Postpone Sunday's Stunt

Stuntman Nik Wallenda talks to NBC 5's Stefan Holt and Zoraida Sambolin about the thing that could postpone his big high-wire act Sunday above the Chicago River.