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News As Seen on WMAQ Channel 5 Chicago

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 10:49 PM CDT

Hillary Clinton Selects Sen. Tim Kaine as Running Mate

Hillary Clinton Selects Sen. Tim Kaine as Running Mate

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton chose Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential pick Friday. NBC5's Regina Waldroup has the latest on Kaine and why she chose him.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 10:45 PM CDT

Aldermen, Community Discuss Private Security Proposal

Aldermen, Community Discuss Private Security Proposal

Two Chicago Aldermen have proposed spending a taxpayer surplus on private security guards in the Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhoods. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez reports.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 10:11 PM CDT

Community Performs Act of Kindness for Chicago Police Officers

Community Performs Act of Kindness for Chicago Police Officers

One Chicago neighborhood showed their appreciation for the community's police officers in a touching way that they say will now become an annual tradition. Anthony Ponce reports.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 09:31 PM CDT

Conor Dwyer Heads to Rio Olympics

Conor Dwyer Heads to Rio Olympics

Chicago-area native Conor Dwyer is headed to the 2016 Olympics in Rio, and his family couldn't be more excited. NBC 5's Siafa Lewis reports.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:04 PM CDT

From Cleveland to Philadelphia: Focus Shifts to DNC

From Cleveland to Philadelphia: Focus Shifts to DNC

The Democratic National Convention begins Monday. Mary Ann Ahern reports live from Philadelphia.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:01 PM CDT

Clear the Shelters: What You Should Know Before Adopting Your Next Pet

Clear the Shelters: What You Should Know Before Adopting Your Next Pet

Saturday is the big day, when hundreds of animals will find forever homes across the country as part of the Clear the Shelters event. But before you take home a pet, LeeAnn Trotter reports some important...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 05:57 PM CDT

9 Dead in Munich, Police Hunt for Shooters

9 Dead in Munich, Police Hunt for Shooters

A shooting at a shopping center in Munich, Germany, on Friday left nine dead and prompted a manhunt for three gunmen, police said. Phil Rogers reports.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 05:55 PM CDT

TSA Offers Advice for Travelers

TSA Offers Advice for Travelers

If you want to reduce the hassle at the airport, the TSA has a few suggestions. Charlie Wojciechowski reports from O'Hare International Airport.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 08:28 AM CDT

Frustrations Continue for Travelers at Chicago Airports

Frustrations Continue for Travelers at Chicago Airports

Chicago travelers battled another day of long lines at Midway Airport. NBC 5's Michelle Relerford reports.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 11:52 PM CDT

Pilot Killed After Plane Crashes in Plainfield

Pilot Killed After Plane Crashes in Plainfield

A pilot was killed when a small plane crashed in a southwest Chicago suburb Thursday morning, burning a home in the residential area, according to authorities.

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