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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:31 PM CDT

Investigation Into Wheaton College Hazing Continues

Investigation Into Wheaton College Hazing Continues

The attorney for one of the accused football players in a hazing scandal at Wheaton College is speaking out. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez has the latest.   

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:30 PM CDT

Local Church Begins Mexico Relief Efforts

Local Church Begins Mexico Relief Efforts

As Mexico begins the long road to recovery after a massive earthquake, a local church is collecting supplies by the truckload to help in relief efforts. NBC 5's Lauren Petty has more. 

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:27 PM CDT

Famous 'Sergeant Pizza' Dies

Famous 'Sergeant Pizza' Dies

A man who came to be known as "Sergeant Pizza" for his donations of pizzas to soldiers overseas has passed away. 

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:23 PM CDT

German Man Honored for Donating Bone Marrow to Twin Girls

German Man Honored for Donating Bone Marrow to Twin Girls

Twin girls with a rare blood disorder were forced to lead a sheltered life, until a stranger they'd never met from Germany gave them the gift of a bone marrow donation. Now, the man is finally getting to meet...

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:19 PM CDT

Puerto Rico Dealing With Worst Storm in 80 Years

Puerto Rico Dealing With Worst Storm in 80 Years

Residents of Puerto Rico are battling through the strongest storm the nation has seen in more than 80 years. NBC 5's Trina Orlando has the latest update.   

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:16 PM CDT

Woman Found Dead in Gym Restroom

Woman Found Dead in Gym Restroom

A woman's body was found in the restroom of a gym, two days after she entered the building. NBC 5's Ash-Har Quraishi has the tragic story. 

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:14 PM CDT

Chicago Residents Help Out Earthquake Victims

Chicago Residents Help Out Earthquake Victims

A local group from the western suburbs is heading to Mexico to help in relief efforts following a massive earthquake. NBC 5's Lauren Petty has more.   

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:10 PM CDT

Lawyer of Player Accused in Wheaton Hazing Case Speaks Out

Lawyer of Player Accused in Wheaton Hazing Case Speaks Out

A hazing investigation at Wheaton College has led to serious allegations against five football players, including the son of former NFL player Chris Spielman. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez has the latest. 

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 06:08 PM CDT

Mexico, Puerto Rico Deal With Crisis

Mexico, Puerto Rico Deal With Crisis

Mexico and Puerto Rico are dealing with massive natural disasters, which have devastated towns and left thousands picking up the pieces of their lives. 

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 05:55 PM CDT

Ohio Mom Ran Over Teen Daughter Twice After Argument: Cops

Ohio Mom Ran Over Teen Daughter Twice After Argument: Cops

An argument between an Ohio mother and her teenage daughter ends in jail time. Ebony Woody faces multiple felonies, including vehicular assault after police say she ran over her daughter with her car --...

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