<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.comen-usSat, 21 Jan 2017 11:34:23 -0600Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:34:23 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Women's March on Chicago: See the Full Route]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:06:08 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-620926912.jpg
Demonstrators are expected to hit Chicago streets this weekend by the thousands for the Women's March on Chicago. See the full route they are expected to march along.

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<![CDATA[Women's March on Chicago to be Met With Unseasonable Warmth]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:53:22 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-620927022.jpg
Demonstrators gathering downtown Saturday for the Women’s March on Chicago will be met with unseasonably high temperatures and overcast skies.

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<![CDATA[Could Trump Shut Down an Investigation if He Wanted?]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:27:07 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_17013713721598-Trump-head.jpg
The FBI is conducting a counterintelligence investigation into Russia's efforts to manipulate public opinion in the United States presidential election, examining how the operation was paid for and whether...

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<![CDATA[Protests Worldwide as Trump Takes Office]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:14:49 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Berlin_Germany.jpg
Protests broke out in countries around the world as Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States on Jan. 20, 2017.

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<![CDATA[#WhyIMarch: Demonstrators Reveal Reasons for Women's March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:32:00 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/womens+march+chi+pic.jpg
Thousands of people descended on the city to join the Women's March on Chicago Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Photos: The Women's March on Chicago]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:15:27 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/womens+march+chi+121+thumb.png
Thousands of people descended on the city to join the Women's March on Chicago following the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Want to share your photos? Email them to isee@nbcchicago.com.

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<![CDATA[LIVE: Women's March on Chicago Won't March Amid Large Crowds]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:20:40 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/women_s_march1.png
Thousands of people descended on the city to join the Women's March on Chicago Saturday.
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<![CDATA[Protester Punches White Nationalist Richard Spencer]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:43:52 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/richardspencerfeuerherdIBIB.jpg
White nationalist Richard Spencer was punched in the face during an on-camera interview with Australian Broadcasting Corporation News not far from President Trump's inauguration, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA['In God We Trust': World Newspapers React to Trump]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 06:29:56 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP17021357654857_opt.jpg
Newspapers around the world led with the news Saturday of Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States and his bold declaration that "from this moment on it's going to be America...

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<![CDATA[Italy Bus Crash Kills 16 People Returning From School Trip]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 03:07:30 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP17021296752918_opt.jpg
Sixteen people were killed when a bus crashed and caught fire in Italy while carrying Hungarian teenagers home from a school trip, authorities said Saturday.Police commander Geralomo Lacquanita said the...

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<![CDATA[What You Need to Know About the Women's March on Chicago]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:10:20 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-622470614.jpg
As thousands of people prepare to descend on Chicago and march one day after Donald Trump's inauguration, there are some things marchers and residents alike should know.

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<![CDATA[At Least 6 Arrested After Anti-Trump Protests in Chicago]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:42:53 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trump+protest4.jpg
Just hours after President Donald Trump was sworn into office, protesters have begun to gather at Daley Plaza in Chicago for a “Resist Trump Chicago” event.

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<![CDATA[Trump White House Bemoans Chicago Violence on Website]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:01:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trump-primer-discurso-presidente.jpg
Shortly after President Donald Trump was sworn into office Friday, his team introduced a revamped White House website that points to Chicago’s violent crime.

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<![CDATA[Compare the Crowds: Obama and Trump Inaugurations]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:41:45 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/182*120/inaug-aerial-th.jpg
Donald Trump promised an “unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout” for his inauguration but crowd estimates, though difficult to gauge, appear to cast doubt on that claim.

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<![CDATA['El Chapo' Taken Before Judge After Decades of Drugs, Blood]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:39:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/el+chapo+ready+court+police.jpeg
It was a long time coming, but notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman finally walked into an American courtroom Friday, to face charges that he was the murderous architect of a 3-decade-long...

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<![CDATA[RAW: Limo Engulfed in Flames Near Inauguration Parade]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:52:16 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017480688_1200x675_859360836000.jpg
A limousine at 13th and K streets NW became engulfed in flames as demonstrators protested in the area near President Trump's inauguration parade.]]>
<![CDATA[Pomp and Protest in The Nation's Capital on Inauguration Day]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:04:13 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000021719618_1200x675_859605571892.jpg
Protesters from various causes made their voices heard Friday in Washington D.C. amid President Donald Trump's inauguration. Mary Ann Ahern reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Populist Speech, Executive Order Highlight President Trump's First Day]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:47:18 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000021719610_1200x675_859606595816.jpg
President Donald Trump's first day in office was highlighted by a highly populist speech and an executive order on Obamacare--but there were also the three inaugural balls. Carol Marin reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Best Moments of the Presidential Inaugural Balls ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:19:20 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632249496.jpg
See some of the best moments at the presidential inaugural balls held in honor of Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States.

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<![CDATA[Full Text: President Donald Trump's Inaugural Address]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:46:25 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632195944.jpg
Read the full text of President Donald J. Trump's inaugural address.

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<![CDATA[Bloomingdale Officer Killed in Crash Was 'Shining Star': PD]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:39:13 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/murrell1.png
A Bloomingdale police officer died after crashing his vehicle while responding to a call Thursday night, officials said.

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<![CDATA[WhiteHouse.gov Switches Hands, Gets Trump Refresh]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:45:54 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-632199332.jpg
Many of the pages on the White House's website were taken down Friday, shortly after Donald Trump's inauguration as president, including pages on LGBTQ rights, climate change and the Affordable Care Act.

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<![CDATA[#MAGA: Twitter Reacts to Donald Trump's Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:24:01 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632201972.jpg
A mix of emotions streamed down Twitter timelines as President Donald J. Trump was sworn in Friday. “We are transferring power from Washington, D.C., and giving it back to you the people," Trump said in...

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<![CDATA[Chicago Woman Offering $1K to Finder of This Ring]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:55:03 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ring.png
A Chicago woman is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone who finds her cherished wedding ring.

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<![CDATA[Inaugural Words: America, Country, People, Carnage]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:32:11 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trump-inaug-speech-wordcloud.gif
America. Country. People. These were the most commonly used words by President Donald Trump in his inaugural address on Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Obamas Ask for Insight on Upcoming Presidential Library]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:30:29 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_17020555831491-%281%29.jpg
Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama asked supporters Friday for insight on the upcoming Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park.

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<![CDATA[Inauguration Mosaic: Social Posts from the National Mall]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:32:27 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trump-mosaic.jpg
People from across the country gathered at the National Mall to watch the inauguration of Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United Stated. The above mosiac shows social posts from people watching...]]>
<![CDATA[Malia Obama Lands Mega-Internship]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:52:49 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_815092799530.jpg
Her father may be out of a job, but Malia Obama's career appears to be taking off.

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<![CDATA[Conway Dons 'Trump Revolutionary Wear' for Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:58:19 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trumprevolutionarywear.jpg
Donald Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway sported a "Trump revolutionary wear" outfit for the inauguration ceremony Friday, she told NBC. "It's just gucci," an elated Conway told NBC about the red, white and blue...

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<![CDATA[How Melania Trump Will Serve in Role of First Lady]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:06:17 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/melania-trump-nueva-primera-dama-portada.jpg
Melania Trump promised an action plan when she arrived at the White House. Here is what she hopes to focus on.]]>
<![CDATA[Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:01:12 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/congress-prep.jpg
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the country's 45th president on Friday and thousands of his supporters from across the country will attend to witness the historic event. They hope his presidency will be...

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