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Oct 2, 2013

2013 Chicago Marathon Training Tips

2013 Chicago Marathon Training Tips

Watch the NBC 5 NEWS and check back on this page each week for a new tip offered by the NBC 5 Fitness Team, Executive Race Director Carey Pinkowski and many other notables throughout the training season!

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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dead at 79

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dead at 79

Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died. He was 79. The U.S. Marshals Service in Washington confirmed Scalia's death at a private residence in the...

Illinois Lawmakers React to Justice Scalia’s Death

Illinois Lawmakers React to Justice Scalia’s Death

After the sudden death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, Illinois lawmakers sent out heartfelt statements and took to social media to offer condolences.

Loved Ones, Police Seek Tips in Woman's Shooting Death

Loved Ones, Police Seek Tips in Woman's Shooting Death

Volunteers Saturday morning distributed flyers seeking any information after a young woman was shot in the head while sitting in her car on the city’s Southwest Side.

Winter Weather Advisory to Take Effect Sunday

Winter Weather Advisory to Take Effect Sunday

Looks like Valentine’s Day in the Chicago area will be a cold and snowy one.

Uber Offers Free Helicopter Rides Saturday

Uber Offers Free Helicopter Rides Saturday

Love is in the air Saturday, literally, as Uber is teaming up with the Chicago Helicopter Experience to bring users a free helicopter ride in honor of Valentine's Day.

Joe Caputo & Sons Closing Elk Grove Village Store Sunday: Report

Joe Caputo & Sons Closing Elk Grove Village Store Sunday: Report

A Joe Caputo & Sons grocery store located in the northwest suburbs will close its doors permanently Sunday after opening three months ago, according to a report.