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Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 09:45 AM CDT

Wisconsin Judge Gives Kidney to Fellow Judge

Wisconsin Judge Gives Kidney to Fellow Judge

For one Wisconsin judge, kidney failure sounded like a death sentence. That was until another judge spared the suburban Chicago native by donating one of her own. NBC5’s Alex Maragos reports.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 11:41 PM CDT

Hillary's Moment: 'We Are Not Afraid'

Hillary's Moment: 'We Are Not Afraid'

Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, steeled for a volatile world by decades in politics that have left some Americans skeptical of...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 07:14 PM CDT

Clinton Set to Accept Democratic Party's Nomination Thursday

Clinton Set to Accept Democratic Party's Nomination Thursday

Chicago-born Hillary Clinton is set to accept the Democratic Party's nomination for president Thursday. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 09:03 AM CDT

2 Killed, 2 Wounded in Back of Yards Shooting

2 Killed, 2 Wounded in Back of Yards Shooting

Two people were killed and two were wounded after an argument turned into a shooting at a block party in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. NBC 5's Lauren Petty reports.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:00 AM CDT

Third Night of the DNC Brings High-Profile Speakers

Third Night of the DNC Brings High-Profile Speakers

12 years after the convention speech that launched his journey to the White House, President Barack Obama gives the final convention speech of his presidency Wednesday night. NBC5's Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 11:40 PM CDT

Volleyball Player Stabbed While Leaving North Avenue Beach

Volleyball Player Stabbed While Leaving North Avenue Beach

A Chicago man is facing charges after allegedly stabbing a man multiple times as he left North Avenue Beach, according to police. NBC5's Natalie Martinez reports.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 11:36 PM CDT

Community Mourns Young Mother Shot and Killed on Son's Birthday

Community Mourns Young Mother Shot and Killed on Son's Birthday

Community members grieved over a young mother killed in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday on Chicago’s South Side. NBC5's Lauren Jiggetts reports.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 11:34 PM CDT

Biden, Obama Urge Voters to Support Clinton at DNC

Biden, Obama Urge Voters to Support Clinton at DNC

Sen. Tim Kaine, Vice President Joe Biden, and President Barack Obama took the stage on the third night of the Democratic National Convention to urge voters to support Hillary Clinton, and condemn Donald

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 11:32 PM CDT

Reagan Shooter to Be Released from Psychiatric Facility

Reagan Shooter to Be Released from Psychiatric Facility

35 years ago, John Hinckley Jr. shot President Ronald Reagan and then-Secret Service Agent Tim McCarthy. On Wednesday, a judge ruled he can be released from a psychiatric facility.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:24 AM CDT

Clinton Wins Nomination in Historic Vote

Clinton Wins Nomination in Historic Vote

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is writing a new chapter in America’s 240-year history. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports.

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