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911 Tapes Released From Air Control Center Fire
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911 Tapes Released From Air Control Center Fire

Fire allegedly set by contract employee continues to cause problems for Chicago air travel. Read »

31 minutes ago
Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has... Watch »

3 hours ago
Police Find Pipe Bombs in Manhunt for Barracks Ambush Suspect

Police Find Pipe Bombs in Manhunt for Barracks Ambush Suspect

State police searching for a man accused of killing a state trooper in a barracks ambush say they found two... Read »

2 hours ago
FBI: Chicago Man Threatened Beheadings at SIU

FBI: Chicago Man Threatened Beheadings at SIU

Federal investigators say a Chicago man accused of mailing threats of rapes, killings, bombings and beheadings at a... Read »

6 hours ago
5 Ways to Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

5 Ways to Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Hot Doug's Owner Doug Sohn Reveals Plans for Auction

Hot Doug's Owner Doug Sohn Reveals Plans for Auction

Fans sporting a Hot Doug’s tattoo may already have a piece of the famous encased meat eatery with them forever, but... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Veterans Memorial Vandalized in New Lenox

Veterans Memorial Vandalized in New Lenox

In an act being called a “slap in the face” to veterans, a southwest suburban veterans memorial was... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Wednesday's Forecast: Mostly Sunny

Wednesday's Forecast: Mostly Sunny

Check out the NBC 5 weather forecast. Read »

48 minutes ago
Bennett Played Most of 2013 Season with Torn MCL

Bennett Played Most of 2013 Season with Torn MCL

The Chicago Bears are getting some great production out of Martellus Bennett so far this season, and apparently part... Read »

9 minutes ago
Kurds Drive ISIS From Key Border Town

Kurds Drive ISIS From Key Border Town

Kurdish troops seized an important crossing from ISIS on Tuesday in a battle that began before dawn,... Read »

25 minutes ago
Chicago Singer Swivels Chairs on

Chicago Singer Swivels Chairs on "The Voice"

Three judges battle for forklift operator moonlighting as singer. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Accused White House Intruder Indicted by Grand Jury

Accused White House Intruder Indicted by Grand Jury

The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife was indicted on... Read »

48 minutes ago
CDC Confirms 1st U.S. Ebola Case:

CDC Confirms 1st U.S. Ebola Case: "We Will Stop It Here"

The first case of the Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States has been confirmed in Dallas, the Centers... Read »

1 minute ago
Police: Shots Fired at Ky. School, Suspect Caught

Police: Shots Fired at Ky. School, Suspect Caught

Louisville police say they have arrested a juvenile in the shooting of a high school student that prompted... Read »

2 hours ago
Illinois Man Killed When Tire Goes Through Windshield

Illinois Man Killed When Tire Goes Through Windshield

A 55-year-old Lombard man was killed Monday after a tire flew off an oncoming vehicle on I-90 in Wisconsin... Read »

2 hours ago
Man Checks Out of Hotel, Leaves Marijuana in Fridge

Man Checks Out of Hotel, Leaves Marijuana in Fridge

A southwest suburban is facing charges for having marijuana in a tub of butter, which he forgot in the refrigerator... Read »

3 hours ago
No Bail for Man Charged With Killing Girlfriend, Daughter

No Bail for Man Charged With Killing Girlfriend, Daughter

A Northwest Side man accused of viciously stabbing his live-in girlfriend and 7-year-old daughter to death... Watch »

2 hours ago
Wife Pleads to ISIS for Release of Husband Alan Henning

Wife Pleads to ISIS for Release of Husband Alan Henning

The wife of a British aid worker held hostage by ISIS, Alan Henning, pleaded on video Tuesday for his release. Read »

4 hours ago
Britain Launches 1st Strikes Against ISIS in Iraq

Britain Launches 1st Strikes Against ISIS in Iraq

The United Kingdom launched their first airstrikes against Islamic militants in Iraq on Tuesday, officials said. Read »

4 hours ago
Opinion: Pols Need to Back Off Their Love For Uber

Opinion: Pols Need to Back Off Their Love For Uber

It doesn’t really matter how a company makes its money for some Illinois politicians to come-a-running. Read »

6 hours ago
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