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Madigan Says CPS Will Make $634 Million Pension Payment Before Deadline

Madigan Says CPS Will Make $634 Million Pension Payment Before...

House Speaker Michael Madigan said during a press conference Tuesday afternoon that Chicago Public Schools will make the $634 million payment to the teachers' pension fund before the midnight deadline. NBC 5 political editor Carol Marin reports. Watch »

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Budget Battle Showdown Begins as Deadline Arrives

Budget Battle Showdown Begins as Deadline Arrives

Illinois legislators must pass a state budget by midnight on Tuesday to avoid the possibility of a state government... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Adorable Baby Sits in Stanley Cup at Evanston Hospital

Adorable Baby Sits in Stanley Cup at Evanston Hospital

A baby sits in the Stanley Cup during the Cup's visit to NorthShore University HealthSystem’s Evanston Hospital... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Drinking Too Much Water While Exercising Could be Dangerous

Drinking Too Much Water While Exercising Could be Dangerous

A recently released report suggests drinking too much water while exercising could do more harm than good. Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Legislators No Closer to Making Budget Deal as Deadline Looms

Legislators No Closer to Making Budget Deal as Deadline Looms

June 30 is the deadline for state legislators to pass a budget, but it isn't clear if Gov. Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Suburban Family Reports

Suburban Family Reports "Intolerable" Conditions in Bee-Infested...

A University Park woman and her family have been battling a management company over an infestation of bees that has... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Archbishop Cupich Speaks on Supreme Court Ruling on Gay Marriage

Archbishop Cupich Speaks on Supreme Court Ruling on Gay Marriage

Archbishop Blase Cupich spoke from Rome about the Supreme Court's recent decision to legalize gay marriage in all 50... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Archbishop Cupich Receives Pallium From Pope Francis in Rome

Archbishop Cupich Receives Pallium From Pope Francis in Rome

Chicago's Archbishop Blase Cupich received the pallium, a piece of cloth worn over a metropolitan archbishop's... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Lucky Cordell Seriously Injured in House Fire

Lucky Cordell Seriously Injured in House Fire

Former WVON radio personality Lucky Cordell, 86, was seriously injured in a house fire Sunday night on the South... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Lady Gaga Mistakes Mariachi Festival for Pride Parade

Lady Gaga Mistakes Mariachi Festival for Pride Parade

Pop singer Lady Gaga posted a photo to Instagram with a caption that said she was watching the Chicago pride events... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
1 Million People Pack Boystown for Pride Parade

1 Million People Pack Boystown for Pride Parade

About 1 million people were officially reported to be in attendance at the pride parade Sunday in the Lakeview and... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Trump Vows to Make American Dream Bigger, Better During Chicago Speech

Trump Vows to Make American Dream Bigger, Better During Chicago Speech

During a speech at the City Club of Chicago, Donald Trump said the American Dream is dead, but he can make it bigger... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Protesters Rally in Chicago Amid of State Budget Showdown

Protesters Rally in Chicago Amid of State Budget Showdown

Protesters gathered in Chicago Monday as the June 30 deadline to pass a state budget looms. Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Google, Feds Create New Railroad Map Function

Google, Feds Create New Railroad Map Function

Google has teamed up with the Federal Railroad Administration to create a visual alert on Google Maps to let drivers... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Darling Returns to Hometown Lemont With Stanley Cup

Darling Returns to Hometown Lemont With Stanley Cup

Blackhawks goalie and Lemont native Scott Darling brought the Stanley Cup to his hometown Monday to cheering crowds.... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Women Use Pepper Spray to Rob Chicago Victims

Women Use Pepper Spray to Rob Chicago Victims

Two women allegedly used pepper spray to attack victims and then steal their belongings during at least three... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
McDonald's to Beef Up Quarter Pounder

McDonald's to Beef Up Quarter Pounder

McDonald's hopes to tempt more customers with a heftier Quarter Pounder burger patty. Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
New Study Links Acne Breakouts to Vitamin

New Study Links Acne Breakouts to Vitamin

Researchers at UCLA found that the B12 vitamin could lead to breakouts. Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Archbishop Cupich's Journey to Rome

Archbishop Cupich's Journey to Rome

Mary Ann Ahern reports as Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich travels to Rome. Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Pride Parade Mostly Calm as Security Tightens

Pride Parade Mostly Calm as Security Tightens

This year's pride parade was quieter than in years past after city officials warned the parade would move out of the... Watch »

Jun 28, 2015
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