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Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 09:35 AM CDT

3 Killed, 23 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

3 Killed, 23 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

Three men were killed and at least 23 other people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday night.

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 09:21 AM CDT

8 Dead, Dozens Hurt in Human Smuggling Discovery

8 Dead, Dozens Hurt in Human Smuggling Discovery

Eight people are dead and another 30 hospitalized after being found in the back of a hot tractor-trailer in Texas early Sunday, officials say.

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 08:15 AM CDT

Storms Cause Damage, Add to Flooding Concerns

Storms Cause Damage, Add to Flooding Concerns

Many homeowners are in cleanup mode, after strong storms pounded parts of the northwest suburbs. NBC 5's Chris Hush has a look at how people in Schaumburg spent the day.

Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 08:58 AM CDT

Tech Trends: Coding Camps at Apple

Tech Trends: Coding Camps at Apple

NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski has details on camps at Apple to teach kids how to code.

Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 08:51 AM CDT

Clear the Shelters: Saturday, July 22, 2017

Clear the Shelters: Saturday, July 22, 2017

NBC 5's Andy Avalos introduces us to some furry friends looking for a new leash on life. 

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:43 PM CDT

Northern Illinois Deals With Storm Damage Friday

Northern Illinois Deals With Storm Damage Friday

Residents in northern Illinois have been hit hard by storms on Friday night, and NBC 5's Natalie Martinez has all the latest information on the worst of the damage. 

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:41 PM CDT

Storms Cause Damage, Flooding Around Chicago Area

Storms Cause Damage, Flooding Around Chicago Area

After reports of significant damage Friday in the Itasca area following severe thunderstorms, and NBC 5's Lauren Petty is live in one of our Storm Chaser vehicles.   

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 06:06 PM CDT

Cook County Beverage Tax Back in Court

Cook County Beverage Tax Back in Court

The temporary court order banning Cook County's controversial sugary beverage tax was once again challenged in court today, and NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski has all the latest on the measure's status. 

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 06:05 PM CDT

Apple Offers Classes to Lure Customers Into Stores

Apple Offers Classes to Lure Customers Into Stores

Tech companies have usurped brick and mortar stores over the years, but Apple is going in a different direction as they try to lure people into their physical stores. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski explains...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 06:03 PM CDT

McHenry County Residents Prepare for More Flooding

McHenry County Residents Prepare for More Flooding

Water levels are set to rise along the Fox River, and Algonquin residents are quickly packing more sandbags. NBC 5's Trina Orlando has the latest on what residents are facing in McHenry County. 

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