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Man Discovers Dad's Killer Coaching Youth Baseball

Man Discovers Dad's Killer Coaching Youth Baseball

Joey Mathews wants Babe Ruth League board members dismissed and changes to be made in bylaws. Watch »

2 hours ago
Chicago City Council Poised to Increase Phone Tax

Chicago City Council Poised to Increase Phone Tax

Phone surcharge will increase from $2.50 a month to $3.90. Watch »

3 hours ago
Geyser Gushes Onto Sunset Blvd., UCLA After Main Break

Geyser Gushes Onto Sunset Blvd., UCLA After Main Break

A massive water main break flooded Sunset Boulevard and the UCLA campus Tuesday afternoon, stranding cars, a bus and... Read »

3 minutes ago
Rahm's Numbers Improve in Latest Mayoral Poll

Rahm's Numbers Improve in Latest Mayoral Poll

Poll shows Rahm beating potential opponent Karen Lewis by 12 points in mayoral race. Read »

5 hours ago
Walgreens Considers Moving Headquarters to Switzerland

Walgreens Considers Moving Headquarters to Switzerland

Sen. Dick Durbin proposes bill that would shut off federal contracts to companies leaving the U.S. Watch »

6 hours ago
Naperville Leaders Consider Closing Bars Earlier

Naperville Leaders Consider Closing Bars Earlier

Some city councilmembers concerned about increased late night violence and suspected DUI fatal crash earlier... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Shake Shack To Open Second Chicago Location in 2015

Shake Shack To Open Second Chicago Location in 2015

New York City-based Shake Shack, as famous for its lines and web cam as its burgers and shakes, is adding a... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Wednesday's Forecast: Partly Sunny

Wednesday's Forecast: Partly Sunny

Check out the NBC 5 weather forecast. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Feds Probing Possible Flaw in GM Airbags

Feds Probing Possible Flaw in GM Airbags

Federal officials will investigate a potential flaw in GM vehicles that may have caused airbags to fail to deploy in... Read »

14 minutes ago
Theodore Van Kirk, Last Survivor of Enola Gay's Crew, Dies

Theodore Van Kirk, Last Survivor of Enola Gay's Crew, Dies

The last crew member of the Enola Gay—the bomber which infamously dropped the first atomic bomb on Japan near... Read »

2 hours ago
UCLA Students Deal With

UCLA Students Deal With "Knee-Deep" Water on Campus

A carnivalesque atmosphere took place at UCLA on Tuesday afternoon as a 30-inch water main busted a 15-foot hole in... Read »

50 minutes ago
Patrick Kane Stars in New TV Spot

Patrick Kane Stars in New TV Spot

Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane has featured in several memorable TV spots, but he jumps up a level in a new... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Feds Blame Tanning as Deadly Skin Cancer Skyrockets

Feds Blame Tanning as Deadly Skin Cancer Skyrockets

Federal health officials have a warning to sun-loving Americans this summer: Stop tanning! Read »

3 hours ago
ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic... Read »

2 hours ago
Video Cameras Allowed in Babysitter's Murder Trial

Video Cameras Allowed in Babysitter's Murder Trial

Sarah Gumm accused of killing 3-month-old child she was babysitting. Read »

3 hours ago
Utility Charged With Obstruction in Deadly 2010 Calif. Pipeline Blast

Utility Charged With Obstruction in Deadly 2010 Calif. Pipeline Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric is accused of lying to regulators in connection with the fatal 2010 pipeline explosion... Read »

3 hours ago
Four Storylines to Watch When Bears Camp Resumes

Four Storylines to Watch When Bears Camp Resumes

The Chicago Bears are enjoying a day off from training camp in Bourbonnais, so it's a good time to take a look... Read »

4 hours ago
Program Uses Selfies to Determine Life Expectancy

Program Uses Selfies to Determine Life Expectancy

Your next selfie could be saying a little more about you than you think. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Money Over Medicine: Why There's Still No Ebola Vaccine

Money Over Medicine: Why There's Still No Ebola Vaccine

Even as Ebola spirals out of control in West Africa, there's still no available vaccine to prevent the... Read »

4 hours ago
Water Tower Plaza To Be Renamed for Jane Byrne

Water Tower Plaza To Be Renamed for Jane Byrne

Jane Byrne served as Chicago mayor from 1979 to 1983, but unlike mayors before her, no city parks or buildings bear... Watch »

5 hours ago
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