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Emotional Support Animals a Growing Problem on U.S. Flights

Emotional Support Animals a Growing Problem on U.S. Flights

An increasing number of “emotional support animals” on airline flights are causing concern for flight attendants, who fear the animals could cause safety problems. NBC5 Investigates how many people may be taking advantage of a federal regulation to fly their pets for free. Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Police Warn of Violent Wrigleyville Robberies

Police Warn of Violent Wrigleyville Robberies

Police are warning of several recent violent robberies near Wrigley Field on the city's North Side. Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
2 Shot in Suburban Weapons Sting

2 Shot in Suburban Weapons Sting

A suburban weapon sting operation gone bad left two people shot Monday evening. NBC Chicago's Natalie Martinez... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Chicago Couple Has Home Destroyed by Fire on Wedding Day

Chicago Couple Has Home Destroyed by Fire on Wedding Day

A few hours before Dayleen Marrero and Andrew Taylor were set to say their “I do’s,” the couple’s apartment building... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Dozens of Animals Found Living in Filth With Squatter in Suburban Home

Dozens of Animals Found Living in Filth With Squatter in Suburban Home

Nearly 80 animals were discovered living in their own filth with a squatter inside a suburban Steger home Friday. Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Vote Against 'Chi-Raq' Tax Break Stalled in Finance Committee

Vote Against 'Chi-Raq' Tax Break Stalled in Finance Committee

Ald. Will Burns brought the debate over whether the state should withhold a tax break for filming the movie... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Trial Begins for Man Charged in 2010 CPD Officer Shooting

Trial Begins for Man Charged in 2010 CPD Officer Shooting

Bryant Brewer is charged with killing 43-year-old police officer Thor Soderberg with his own weapon in Chicago’s... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Boy Scouts Vote on Lifting Ban on Gay Leaders

Boy Scouts Vote on Lifting Ban on Gay Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America could begin allowing gay adult leaders into its ranks Monday, when the group's executive... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Marathon Training Tip 8: Managing Aches, Pains

Marathon Training Tip 8: Managing Aches, Pains

As Chicago Marathoners continue their training programs, it's important for them to effectively manage any aches and... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Study: Dangerous Bacteria Could be Traveling in your Car

Study: Dangerous Bacteria Could be Traveling in your Car

Scientists found harmful bacteria could be riding shotgun in your car. Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Study Finds Americans Will Eat 18% of World's Chocolate

Study Finds Americans Will Eat 18% of World's Chocolate

A new study might prove Americans are chocoholics, but we don't have as much of a craving as other countries. Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Police, SWAT Team Responds to Domestic Disturbance in Berwyn

Police, SWAT Team Responds to Domestic Disturbance in Berwyn

Police, firefighters and a SWAT team responded to a man acting erratically in suburban Berwyn Sunday afternoon. Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Hyde Park Academy Grad Killed in South Side Shooting

Hyde Park Academy Grad Killed in South Side Shooting

A 20-year-old man was killed in a shooting in the South Side Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood Saturday night. NBC Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Hammond Police Shut Down Chief Keef Hologram Concert

Hammond Police Shut Down Chief Keef Hologram Concert

Chicago rapper Chief Keef appeared by hologram at a hip-hop music festival in Hammond, Ind., Saturday night, but... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
How You Can Help NBC 5 'Clear the Shelters'

How You Can Help NBC 5 'Clear the Shelters'

NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter explains NBC/Telemundo's initiative to help "clear the shelters" on Aug. 15. Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Weekend Web: NIN Ventures Brings Crowdsourcing to Venture Capital

Weekend Web: NIN Ventures Brings Crowdsourcing to Venture Capital

NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski talks to Nin Desai, CEO of NIN Ventures, a first of its kind technology venture... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Adopt-a-Pet: July 26, 2015

Adopt-a-Pet: July 26, 2015

Andy Avalos introduces us to a 7-year-old Pomeranian mix and a 9-year-old cat who are both available for adoption at... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Bears Training Camp to Begin With New Fan Experience

Bears Training Camp to Begin With New Fan Experience

The Chicago Bears training camp begins Thursday in Bourbonnais, and this year's camp will feature new events just... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Roseland Hospital Helps Women Detect Breast Cancer Earlier

Roseland Hospital Helps Women Detect Breast Cancer Earlier

For today's "Making a Difference" report, Yvonne Parson, a breast cancer survivor, and Rhonda Perdue,... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Arlington Heights Hosts Annual Dragon Boat Races

Arlington Heights Hosts Annual Dragon Boat Races

The annual dragon boat races kicked off in Arlington Heights this weekend. NBC 5's Regina Waldroup reports. Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
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