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Suburban Woman Killed by Estranged Husband in Wis.: Cops

Suburban Woman Killed by Estranged Husband in Wis.: Cops

A northwest suburban woman who was staying with a friend in Wisconsin to hide from her abusive estranged husband was murdered Wednesday night, and police have her spouse in custody. Read »

3 hours ago
5 Die in Wreck on Family Trip to Disney World

5 Die in Wreck on Family Trip to Disney World

Three children and two adults were killed when their vehicle veered off the interstate and rolled over during the... Watch »

3 hours ago

"Come out of the Shadows": Obama Plan Shields 5M Immigrants

President Barack Obama on Thursday announced broad executive action on immigration policy, offering temporary relief... Read »

2 minutes ago
Shaw to Miss Circus Trip Opener with Upper Body Injury

Shaw to Miss Circus Trip Opener with Upper Body Injury

The Chicago Blackhawks are starting their circus trip on Thursday night, but they will be a bit short-handed as... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Gunman Was in

Gunman Was in "State of Crisis:" Police

The gunman who opened fire inside a library at Florida State University early Thursday and was shot dead by police... Watch »

4 hours ago
Ronnie

Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Gets Own Bobblehead

Ivy and the hand-operated scoreboard are fixtures at Wrigley Field, but Chicago Cubs superfan Ronnie... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Judge: No Release for Aurora Man in Terror Case

Judge: No Release for Aurora Man in Terror Case

A federal judge says a 20-year-old American accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria will... Watch »

2 hours ago
Friday's Forecast: Partly Sunny

Friday's Forecast: Partly Sunny

Check out the NBC 5 weather forecast. Read »

4 hours ago
Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner called on Gov. Pat Quinn to freeze hiring in the final weeks of his term, saying Thursday he... Watch »

38 minutes ago
U.S. Transfers 5 Guantanamo Detainees to Europe

U.S. Transfers 5 Guantanamo Detainees to Europe

The U.S. flew five men held at Guantanamo Bay to new homes in Slovakia and the country of Georgia, the Defense... Read »

39 minutes ago
First Responders Get Training on the Dangers of Electricity

First Responders Get Training on the Dangers of Electricity

A workshop keep first responders safe in dangerous situations. Charlie Wojciechowski reports. Watch »

2 hours ago
Doctor Charged in Sex Assault of Patient Faces New Allegations

Doctor Charged in Sex Assault of Patient Faces New Allegations

A doctor charged with sexually assaulting a bedridden patient is facing new abuse allegations from another former... Read »

2 hours ago
Former Bears QB Gets 18 Months for DUI

Former Bears QB Gets 18 Months for DUI

DuPage County prosecutors say Bob Avellini, 61, was stopped by police near his suburban Chicago home in September... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Man Arrested Outside WH Claimed Appointment With Obama

Man Arrested Outside WH Claimed Appointment With Obama

A man arrested with weapons in his car outside the White House Wednesday afternoon told the Secret Service the... Watch »

17 minutes ago
Bronx Man Jailed for 18 Years Despite 13 Alibi Witnesses

Bronx Man Jailed for 18 Years Despite 13 Alibi Witnesses

Richard Rosario is now serving the 18th year of a 25-to-life sentence for a 1996 Bronx murder, even though he... Read »

4 hours ago
Dad Accused of Locking Young Son in Box Found Not Guilty

Dad Accused of Locking Young Son in Box Found Not Guilty

A Galveston, Texas father accused of locking his young son inside a wooden box was found not guilty on Thursday, NBC... Read »

4 hours ago
New Lammily Doll Aims to be

New Lammily Doll Aims to be "Normal Barbie"

A graphic designer turned toy maker has created what some are calling the “anti-Barbie” and "normal... Read »

2 hours ago
20 Questions With Alpana Singh

20 Questions With Alpana Singh

Chicago sommelier and restaurateur Alpana Singh answers LeeAnn Trotter's 20 questions, from her go-to coffee order... Watch »

5 hours ago
Palatine High School Student Struck By Car While Running

Palatine High School Student Struck By Car While Running

A suburban high school cross-country runner remained in serious condition Thursday after being struck by a vehicle... Read »

5 hours ago
Could Republicans

Could Republicans "Defund" Obama's Immigration Order?

Republicans are furious over President Obama's executive action curbing deportations, so furious that some are... Read »

2 hours ago

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