<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Mon, 04 May 2015 06:04:17 -0500 Mon, 04 May 2015 06:04:17 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Blackhawks Defeat Wild 4-1 in Game 2]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 23:34:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hawks+kane+game+2.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks got two goals from Patrick Kane as they knocked off the Minnesota Wild by a score of 4-1 on Sunday night at the United Center.

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<![CDATA[Pilsen Priest Removed for Relationship With Woman]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 17:48:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/478429247.jpg
A well-known Catholic priest in the Pilsen neighborhood has been removed from the ministry following allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a woman.

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<![CDATA[James Beard Awards Come to Chicago]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 04:55:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/209*120/james-beard-thumb.jpg
The James Beard Foundation Awards and Gala Reception make their way to Chicago Monday, marking the first time the ceremony hasn’t been in New York City.

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<![CDATA[Two Dead, Six Injured in Bridgeview Crash]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 21:30:36 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bridgeview-crash-copy1.jpg
Two people died and six others were injured in a car crash in southwest suburban Bridgeview Sunday evening.

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<![CDATA[Search Resumes in Watergate Rubble]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 19:58:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/20150503+Watergate.jpg
The collapsed parking garage at the Watergate hotel was stabilized Sunday, allowing searchers back inside. Searchers did not find any sign that there was anyone trapped inside.]]>
<![CDATA[Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms Make Way to Chicago]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 17:53:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/chicago+thunderstorms+getty.jpg
After a beautiful weekend of sun and 70-degree weather, the Chicago area will be hit with heavy rain and thunderstorms Sunday night into Monday.

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<![CDATA[Mom Throws Baby, Self Off Bridge]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 22:31:58 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ambulance-shutterstock_12161325.jpg
Two officers pulled a baby boy from the Lehigh River Sunday after the child's mother threw him from an Allentown bridge 52-feet above the banks and then jumped into the shallow water, police said.

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<![CDATA[80-Year-Old Florida Woman Graduates]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 16:37:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/grandmother+graduation+050315.PNG
Rosa Salgado walked across the stage Saturday to accept her diploma along with 14,000 other graduates from Miami-Dade College. For the 80-year-old grandmother, it was the culmination of nearly 20 years of...]]>
<![CDATA[Wild vs. Blackhawks: Three Keys to Victory ]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 16:00:04 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/blackhawks+wild+game+2.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks will have a big challenge on their hands as they take on the Minnesota Wild Sunday night, and we have three keys to a Chicago win that would put them up 2-0 in the series.

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<![CDATA[Wild vs. Blackhawks: Three Key Players to Watch]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 14:27:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hawks_wild-5-2-1.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks will try to take a 2-0 series lead on Sunday night at the United Center, and they will need these three players to step up to help make that happen.

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<![CDATA[After 30 Years, New Victory Auto Wreckers Ad Airs]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 12:04:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/victory+auto+wreckers+screenshot.jpg
The Bensenville-based Victory Auto Wreckers finally scrapped their now famous commercial that aired on TVs across the Chicago area for the last 30 years. The new advertisement replaced the old one on May 1.
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<![CDATA[4.2-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes SW Michigan]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 15:26:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/michigan+earthquake+usgs.jpg
The United States Geological Survey confirmed a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck southwest Michigan near the city of Galesburg Saturday.

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<![CDATA[NFL Draft: Grading the Bears' Picks ]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 14:06:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears+nfl+draft.jpg
The Chicago Bears have finished their picking in the NFL Draft, and with six new picks to dissect, we give out our grades on the selections in G.M. Ryan Pace's first performance with the team.

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<![CDATA[Suspect Charged in Officer Shooting]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 22:51:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP876574645703+copy.jpg
The plainclothes police officer who was shot in the head by a man who fired into his unmarked police car Saturday in Queens was out of surgery Sunday and remained in critical but stable condition, as the suspect...

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<![CDATA[Missing SoCal Student Found Safe]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 03:32:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/5-2-2015-Missing.jpg
Austin Bruns, 19, a missing Loyola Marymount University freshman who was reported missing Friday night after an argument with his father was found safe Saturday night, a school spokeswoman said. Bruns was...]]>
<![CDATA[Police Bust N.J. Dog-Fighting Ring]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 11:57:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/dog+fighting+nj.jpg
Police in New Jersey broke up a dog-fighting ring and charged four men in connection with its operation, authorities said Saturday. Police and animal control officers in Paterson rescued three pit bulls...]]>
<![CDATA[Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight Causes "Electronic Overload"]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 22:47:08 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/20150501+Concussion+Fights.jpg
Cable providers of one of the biggest television events, the much talked about Mayweather versus Pacquaio boxing match, is having some problems.

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<![CDATA[Everest Avalanche Survivor Returns]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 22:39:47 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Nepal_Avalanche_Survivor.png
After a week-long journey from Mount Everest, an Allen High School graduate is home.

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<![CDATA[Woman Shot Dead in Front of Cop]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 15:25:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/5215shot.jpg
A 27-year-old teacher at a New Jersey charter school was shot dead in front of her home late Friday in front of a police officer she had flagged over as she argued with the father of her child, authorities...]]>
<![CDATA[NY Police Officer Shot: Sources]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 02:23:08 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/5215COPSHOT.jpg
A plainclothes police officer suffered a gunshot wound to the head by a man who fired into his unmarked police car Saturday in Queens, New York Police Department officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Bears Pick Jeremy Langford in Fourth Round ]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 11:45:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/jeremy+langford+getty.jpg
The Chicago Bears grabbed a running back in the fourth round for the second consecutive year on Saturday, drafting Jeremy Langford out of Michigan State.

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<![CDATA[Spring Comes to Chicago With Week-Long Warming]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 09:52:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/warm+weather+chicago.jpg
In the first week of May, it seems Spring is finally here to stay.

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<![CDATA[Bears Take Fabuluje in NFL Draft ]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 15:02:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/tayo+fabuluje.jpg
The Chicago Bears continued to bolster their offensive line in the sixth round of the NFL Draft, taking TCU tackle Tayo Fabuluje.

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<![CDATA[Bears Pick Adrian Amos in Fifth Round ]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 13:13:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/adrian+amos+getty.jpg
The Chicago Bears added another safety to the mix on Saturday at the NFL Draft, selecting Adrian Amos out of Penn State in the fifth round.

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<![CDATA[It's a Girl! Royal Baby Finally Arrives]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 14:22:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/471956068.jpg
Just hours after giving birth to a girl, Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, stepped outside a London hospital with husband Prince William and the princess on Saturday. They didn't speak, but smiled and waved to the...

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