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'I Defeated Him': Victim of Willowbrook Attack Speaks Out

'I Defeated Him': Victim of Willowbrook Attack Speaks Out

The victim of a brutal attack in a Chicago suburb last weekend left the hospital Friday and said in an emotional statement about the arrest of her alleged attacker that she "won." Watch »

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"Important" Evidence Found in Search for Fox Lake Suspects

Investigators have recovered another significant piece of evidence after reexamining the scene of the Fox Lake... Watch »

39 minutes ago
Protecting a Pope Who Takes Selfies With the Crowds

Protecting a Pope Who Takes Selfies With the Crowds

Protecting Pope Francis when he travels to the United States later this month will be a particularly arduous task... Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Man Attempts to Enter Lions' Den at Zoo

Man Attempts to Enter Lions' Den at Zoo

A man tried to get into the lions' den at the National Zoo Wednesday afternoon. The man climbed over the first line... Watch »

4 hours ago
Wednesday Marked Chicago's Deadliest Day in 12 Years

Wednesday Marked Chicago's Deadliest Day in 12 Years

Nine people were killed and at least 12 others wounded in shootings across Chicago Wednesday, including an... Read more »

3 hours ago
Kite Surfer Blown Onto Street, Injured By Car

Kite Surfer Blown Onto Street, Injured By Car

A kite surfer in San Francisco was blown from the ocean onto a busy coastal thoroughfare and struck by a car Friday,... Watch »

43 minutes ago
Body of Missing Student Found in South Africa

Body of Missing Student Found in South Africa

The body of a student from Connecticut who went missing while swimming in South Africa has been found, according to... Read more »

5 hours ago
SoCal Chipotle Linked to Norovirus Outbreak

SoCal Chipotle Linked to Norovirus Outbreak

Health officials believe a food-borne illness that sickened dozens of customers at a Southern California Chipotle is... Read more »

4 hours ago
11 Sets of Twins Start Kindergarten in New York School

11 Sets of Twins Start Kindergarten in New York School

Kindergarten teachers in one Long Island, New York, school district will have their work cut out for them this year... Read more »

6 hours ago
'I Fell in Love': Veteran Reunites With Service Dog

'I Fell in Love': Veteran Reunites With Service Dog

“I always told myself I would not get attached,” the 32-year-old said of the Czech German Shepherd. Watch »

4 hours ago
Sitting Down With Steve Harvey

Sitting Down With Steve Harvey

NBC Chicago’s LeeAnn Trotter met up with Steve Harvey – who films his talk show in the same building as NBC 5's... Watch »

5 hours ago
‘Star Wars’ Fans Flock to Toy Stores for New Merchandise

‘Star Wars’ Fans Flock to Toy Stores for New Merchandise

The new “Star Wars” film doesn’t come out for a few months, but tens of thousands of fans flocked toy stores on... Watch »

5 hours ago
Austria, Germany Pave Way For Refugees and Migrants

Austria, Germany Pave Way For Refugees and Migrants

Migrants and refugees stranded in Hungary will be allowed into Austria and Germany, Austrian Chancellor Werner... Read more »

5 hours ago
Amtrak Train Clips Gravel Truck on Chicago's Northwest Side

Amtrak Train Clips Gravel Truck on Chicago's Northwest Side

Five ambulances were seen on the scene for passengers that appeared to be injured. Watch »

6 hours ago
Witness to Reportedly Appear Before Grand Jury in Alleged Kane Case

Witness to Reportedly Appear Before Grand Jury in Alleged Kane Case

A woman who was with the victim of a reported assault allegedly involving Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane has... Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
8 Best Spots For a Non-Traditional Brunch

8 Best Spots For a Non-Traditional Brunch

Have you fallen into a brunch rut, or you wish you could make your brunch outing as exciting as your Friday night... Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
Investigators Hope Video Holds Clues in Fox Lake Manhunt

Investigators Hope Video Holds Clues in Fox Lake Manhunt

Officials on Friday are expected to review home surveillance video a resident claims may aid in a search for three... Watch »

Sep 4, 2015
Toews Addresses Kane Situation

Toews Addresses Kane Situation

Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews appeared on a Canadian radio station Thursday afternoon, and the center... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Dow Drops 270 Points Amid Mixed Jobs Report

Dow Drops 270 Points Amid Mixed Jobs Report

Stocks are closing lower after the latest jobs report gave investors few clues about the Federal Reserve's next move... Read more »

Sep 4, 2015
New Streeterville Target Officially Applies for Liquor License

New Streeterville Target Officially Applies for Liquor License

The application was confirmed by Eater Chicago, which verified through a Freedom of Information Act request. Read more »

Sep 4, 2015

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