As Seen On NBC 5

Boy, 10, in Critically Condition After Being Hit by Vehicle at Park

Boy, 10, in Critically Condition After Being Hit by Vehicle at Park

A 10-year-old boy was listed in critical condition after he was hit by a vehicle in the South Shore neighborhood Wednesday evening. NBC Chicago’s Natalie Martinez reports. Watch »

1 minute ago
Illinois Medical Marijuana Patients Now Number 2,600

Illinois Medical Marijuana Patients Now Number 2,600

With the number of Illinois medical marijuana patients inching slowly upward to 2,600 on Wednesday, the state's... Watch »

25 minutes ago
Volunteers Help Homeless Vets Get Back on Their Feet

Volunteers Help Homeless Vets Get Back on Their Feet

In this Making a Difference story, local volunteers are coming together to help homeless veterans get back on their... Watch »

2 hours ago
Budget Crisis Could Hit Local Daycares, Special Education The Hardest

Budget Crisis Could Hit Local Daycares, Special Education The Hardest

NBC Chicago’s Charlie Wojciechowski reports on what the state’s deepening financial crisis could mean for Chicago... Watch »

3 hours ago
4 Charged in Squatter Sheme in Foreclosed Properties

4 Charged in Squatter Sheme in Foreclosed Properties

Two Chicago men took advantage of the mortgage crisis and filed bogus documents with the Cook County Recorder of... Watch »

3 hours ago
Emanuel Announces 1,400 CPS Layoffs

Emanuel Announces 1,400 CPS Layoffs

Mayor Emanuel announced Wednesday Chicago Public Schools must make $200 million in cuts and slash 1,400 positions... Watch »

4 hours ago
Minimum Wage Increase Takes Effect in Chicago

Minimum Wage Increase Takes Effect in Chicago

Minimum wage employees in Chicago will begin earning $10 an hour Wednesday. NBC Chicago's Michelle Relerford report... Watch »

4 hours ago
Illinois House Defeats 1-Month Emergency Budget

Illinois House Defeats 1-Month Emergency Budget

A temporary budget to keep Illinois government operating in a new fiscal year has failed in the House. NBC Chicago's... Watch »

4 hours ago
Military Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Midway

Military Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Midway

A military jet made an emergency landing at Midway Airport Wednesday afternoon, according to officials. Watch »

4 hours ago
Former CPD Officer Paralyzed on Job Now Faces Eviction

Former CPD Officer Paralyzed on Job Now Faces Eviction

Densey Cole, a 16-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department, was left paralyzed in 2009 after responding to a... Watch »

5 hours ago
Jimmy Bannos Demonstrates How to Make a Meatball

Jimmy Bannos Demonstrates How to Make a Meatball

Chef Jimmy Bannos from the Purple Pig shows us how to make a meatball! Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
'Smart Pillow' Could be the Answer to Sleep Problems

'Smart Pillow' Could be the Answer to Sleep Problems

A group of students in Portugal created a new pillow to help people get a better night's sleep. Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
Chicago Public Schools to Cut 1,400 Jobs Wednesday

Chicago Public Schools to Cut 1,400 Jobs Wednesday

The interim CEO of Chicago Public Schools says approximately 1,400 jobs will be impacted after the district had... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Review Board Recommends Officer be Fired for Chicago Shooting

Review Board Recommends Officer be Fired for Chicago Shooting

The Independent Police Review Authority, the Chicago agency responsible for investigating allegations of police... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Madigan Says CPS Will Make $634 Million Pension Payment Before Deadline

Madigan Says CPS Will Make $634 Million Pension Payment Before Deadlin...

House Speaker Michael Madigan said during a press conference Tuesday afternoon that Chicago Public Schools will make... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Budget Battle Showdown Begins as Deadline Arrives

Budget Battle Showdown Begins as Deadline Arrives

Illinois legislators must pass a state budget by midnight on Tuesday to avoid the possibility of a state government... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Adorable Baby Sits in Stanley Cup at Evanston Hospital

Adorable Baby Sits in Stanley Cup at Evanston Hospital

A baby sits in the Stanley Cup during the Cup's visit to NorthShore University HealthSystem’s Evanston Hospital... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Drinking Too Much Water While Exercising Could be Dangerous

Drinking Too Much Water While Exercising Could be Dangerous

A recently released report suggests drinking too much water while exercising could do more harm than good. Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Legislators No Closer to Making Budget Deal as Deadline Looms

Legislators No Closer to Making Budget Deal as Deadline Looms

June 30 is the deadline for state legislators to pass a budget, but it isn't clear if Gov. Bruce Rauner and House... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Suburban Family Reports

Suburban Family Reports "Intolerable" Conditions in Bee-Infested Apart...

A University Park woman and her family have been battling a management company over an infestation of bees that has... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
What's New
Get Our New App
Stay in the know where ever you go with the NBCChicago news app. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out