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News As Seen on WMAQ Channel 5 Chicago

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 08:38 AM CST

Wrong-Way Crash Kills 3 on I-88 in Naperville

Wrong-Way Crash Kills 3 on I-88 in Naperville

NBC 5's Lauren Petty is on the scene of a two-car collision that left three dead early Friday morning.

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 08:35 AM CST

Cloudy, But Quiet

Cloudy, But Quiet

NBC 5's Andy Avalos gives us a look at the weather forecast.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 05:47 PM CST

Buzz Aldrin Stable After Medical Evacuation From South Pole

Buzz Aldrin Stable After Medical Evacuation From South Pole

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, one of the first people to walk on the moon, was medically evacuated from the South Pole to New Zealand Thursday, according to the National Science Foundation. Phil Rogers reports.

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 06:25 PM CST

Deep Dish: This Week's Top Political Stories

Deep Dish: This Week's Top Political Stories

Mary Ann Ahern and Carol Marin have the top political stories for the week of Nov. 28 in this edition of "Deep Dish."

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 07:35 AM CST

Supt. Johnson Calls November's Crime 'Unacceptable'

Supt. Johnson Calls November's Crime 'Unacceptable'

Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson joined NBC 5's Alex Maragos in studio to discuss the newly released November crime statistics that he calls "unacceptable," and what the department plans to do next as the...

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 11:45 PM CST

A Fifth Star on Chicago’s Flag? Illinois Supreme Court Justice Says Yes

A Fifth Star on Chicago’s Flag? Illinois Supreme Court Justice Says Yes

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke says there should be a fifth star on the iconic Chicago flag—and she’s asked Mayor Rahm Emanuel to make it happen. NBC 5's Dick Johnson reports.

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 06:13 PM CST

Convicted Felons Look to Stop Chicago's Violence

Convicted Felons Look to Stop Chicago's Violence

Three men, all who have committed serious crimes, hope to stop Chicago's violence. Christian Farr reports.

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 04:55 PM CST

Wrigley Field Looks Totally Different Under Construction

Wrigley Field Looks Totally Different Under Construction

Sky5 captured a glimpse at what the Friendly Confines look like as off-season renovations are well underway.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 02:29 AM CST

Police Capture 'Weirdos' Instead of Wildlife on Trail Camera

Police Capture 'Weirdos' Instead of Wildlife on Trail Camera

Police in Gardner, Kansas, expected their trail cameras to take photos of coyotes, foxes and raccoons. They got something much different. Officers were contacted about a mountain lion possibly being in the area...

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 09:30 AM CST

Authorities ID Bodies Found in Suburban Lockport Home

Authorities ID Bodies Found in Suburban Lockport Home

Investigators are trying to piece together a murder mystery in Chicago's southwest suburbs. NBC 5's Lauren Petty reports.

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