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Hawks Fans Gear Up For Another Magical Run

Hawks Fans Gear Up For Another Magical Run

Hawks pride is on display all over the city. Watch »

2 hours ago
Suit Filed Against Cops Accused of Lying On Stand

Suit Filed Against Cops Accused of Lying On Stand

Five police officers, three from Chicago and two from Glenview, all accused of lying on the witness stand in... Watch »

2 hours ago
Obama: More Sanctions Possible if Russia Reneges

Obama: More Sanctions Possible if Russia Reneges

Russian and Ukrainian foreign ministers have agreed on steps to de-escalate tensions in Ukraine — but on... Read »

5 hours ago
Nik Wallenda Scouts Local Locations For Tightrope Walk

Nik Wallenda Scouts Local Locations For Tightrope Walk

Daredevil Nik Wallenda is in Chicago scouting possible locations for a tightrope walk between two Windy... Read »

44 minutes ago
Gurnee Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girls for Years

Gurnee Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girls for Years

The owner of a north suburban business is behind bars on a $500,000 bond after he was charged with... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Benny the Bull Waves Flag Atop Willis Tower

Benny the Bull Waves Flag Atop Willis Tower

Are you ready for the playoffs? Chicago Bulls mascot Benny the Bull waved the team's flag on top of the Willis Tower... Watch »

2 hours ago
Suspect in Gym Hidden Camera Case Faces Child Porn Charges

Suspect in Gym Hidden Camera Case Faces Child Porn Charges

Investigators say a search of the Waukegan home of a man charged in connection with placing a hidden camera at... Read »

6 hours ago
TODAY'S FORECAST: Still Need A Jacket

TODAY'S FORECAST: Still Need A Jacket

Check out the NBC 5 weather forecast. Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Old-Timey Electric Car Could Replace NYC's Horse Carriages

Old-Timey Electric Car Could Replace NYC's Horse Carriages

An electric car that proponents hope will replace horse-drawn carriages in New York City was presented Thursday... Read »

6 minutes ago
Fake Peoria Mayor Twitter Account Prompts Police Raid

Fake Peoria Mayor Twitter Account Prompts Police Raid

Police officers trying to find out who was behind a fake Twitter account set up in the name of Peoria's mayor... Read »

10 minutes ago
Indiana High School Goes Viral With Epic Lip Dub Video

Indiana High School Goes Viral With Epic Lip Dub Video

An Indiana school’s “lip dub” video has gone viral. Read »

12 minutes ago
Toews, Kane Finish Among Top in NHL Jersey Sales

Toews, Kane Finish Among Top in NHL Jersey Sales

Sidney Crosby once again has the top selling jersey in the NHL, but both Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane finished in... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
West, Texas, Looks to Future, 1 Year After Deadly Blast

West, Texas, Looks to Future, 1 Year After Deadly Blast

Residents of the small Texas town of West are honoring the past but looking ahead on the one-year anniversary of... Read »

56 minutes ago
Missing Mother, Two Kids Found Safe

Missing Mother, Two Kids Found Safe

Police said Jamie Duignan left home earlier in the day with her two children. Read »

5 hours ago
Chocolate's Soaring Price Could Make It

Chocolate's Soaring Price Could Make It "Like Champagne"

A higher demand for Chocolate in emerging markets—like China—has led to a 10 percent increase in Cocoa prices... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Suspect Arrested in Kansas City Highway Shootings

Suspect Arrested in Kansas City Highway Shootings

A suspect has been arrested in the spate of at least a dozen highway shootings that has terrorized Kansas City, Mo.,... Read »

2 hours ago

"Pollen Vortex": Wild Winter May Mean Allergy Nightmare

"It will be a shorter period by a number of weeks, but you will see it all hitting very intensely,"... Read »

3 hours ago
Earth's Cousin: NASA Finds Planet That Can Sustain Life

Earth's Cousin: NASA Finds Planet That Can Sustain Life

Scientists discovered a planet called Kepler-186f that is 490 light-years away and can sustain life, NASA said in a... Read »

4 hours ago
First Lady Welcomes CPS Students on College Visit

First Lady Welcomes CPS Students on College Visit

First Lady Michelle Obama and rapper Bow Wow welcomed dozens of Chicago high schoolers to Howard University... Read »

4 hours ago
Judge Laughs at Man Whose Last Name Is Cocaine

Judge Laughs at Man Whose Last Name Is Cocaine

Broward County, Fla. Judge John Hurley was surprised to hear that a man who appeared in a bond court to face charges... Watch »

3 hours ago
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