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Metra Reveals New Changes for Riders, Addresses Overcrowding Concerns

Metra Reveals New Changes for Riders, Addresses Overcrowding Concerns

Metra is revealing some new changes riders will see over the next few months. NBC Chicago’s Charlie Wojciechowski... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
New Illinois Law Could Force Bully Suspects to Pony Up Social Media Passwords

New Illinois Law Could Force Bully Suspects to Pony Up Social Media...

A new Illinois law prohibiting cyber bullying and social media harassment at schools now means that administrators... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Willie Wilson's New Radio Ad Catching On

Willie Wilson's New Radio Ad Catching On

A new radio campaign ad is catching on. Candidate Willie Wilson suggests that red light camera tickets are causing... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Online Threats Target Bridgeview Mosque

Online Threats Target Bridgeview Mosque

Increased police patrols were seen early Friday morning near a mosque in south suburban Bridgeview after a series of... Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Chicago Police Roll Out Body Cameras

Chicago Police Roll Out Body Cameras

Chicago joined the list of cities with police body cameras. About 30 officers began wearing the cameras Wednesday... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Disney's “Frozen on Ice” Opening Night at Allstate Arena in Rosemont

Disney's “Frozen on Ice” Opening Night at Allstate Arena in Rosemont

Anna, Elsa and your “Frozen” favorites are performing in Disney on Ice at Allstate Arena. Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
“Dream Team” Investigators to Look Into Illinois Murder Mystery

“Dream Team” Investigators to Look Into Illinois Murder Mystery

Investigators in a 23-year-old Illinois murder mystery are getting help, from a “dream team” of investigators in... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Mayoral Candidates Complain Emanuel Mailer is “Inappropriate”

Mayoral Candidates Complain Emanuel Mailer is “Inappropriate”

In the race for the mayor of Chicago there’s a call to release tax returns and there are also questions about a new... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Off-Duty Cook County Sheriff’s Officer in Shootout With Robbers

Off-Duty Cook County Sheriff’s Officer in Shootout With Robbers

Two makes gunmen were caught on camera trying to rob an off-duty police officer. Moments later that officer was in a... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Children Interrupt Little Italy Home Invasion, Scare Intruder Away

Children Interrupt Little Italy Home Invasion, Scare Intruder Away

A male intruder broke into a Little Italy home Thursday and tried to attack a woman, but some pint-sized heroes come... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Highway Safety Laws: How Illinois Ranks

Highway Safety Laws: How Illinois Ranks

You may be able to give the state legislature a pat on the back after a new survey. The survey indicates that... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Semi-Truck Lands in Ditch on I-94

Semi-Truck Lands in Ditch on I-94

A semi-truck went into a ditch in south suburban South Holland between I-94 southbound and I-80 eastbound Thursday... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Rauner Promises to Turn Around Illinois

Rauner Promises to Turn Around Illinois

Governor Bruce Rauner is promising to turn around the state of Illinois and says raising taxes alone won’t work. Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Surveillance Camera Captures Roscoe Village Shootout With Off-Duty Sheriff

Surveillance Camera Captures Roscoe Village Shootout With Off-Duty...

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s officer was robbed of his cellphone and some cash on Wednesday night, then... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Mayor Emanuel Announces New Building in United Center Complex

Mayor Emanuel Announces New Building in United Center Complex

Mayor Emanuel joined representatives from the Bulls and the Blackhawks to make a big announcement about a new joint... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
E-Cigs May Be More Toxic Than Real Cigarettes: Study

E-Cigs May Be More Toxic Than Real Cigarettes: Study

A new study suggests that formaldehyde levels in e-cigarettes may be five to 15 times higher than in regular... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Wayne's Weekend: Dumpling Mashup

Wayne's Weekend: Dumpling Mashup

Make dumplings influenced by different cultures and serve them up with jarred and homemade dipping sauces Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Skokie Student Fights Off Man Trying to Abduct Her

Skokie Student Fights Off Man Trying to Abduct Her

A safety warning for parents and students comes after a 13-year-old girl fights off a man trying to force her into... Watch »

Jan 21, 2015
Evanston Police Step Up Patrols As Newsstand Awaits Delivery of Charlie Hebdo

Evanston Police Step Up Patrols As Newsstand Awaits Delivery of Charlie...

Evanston police stepped up patrols Wednesday night as the city awaits delivery of the controversial magazine that... Watch »

Jan 21, 2015
Controversy Over Drone Flight in Naperville

Controversy Over Drone Flight in Naperville

After a hobbyist posted a YouTube video of holiday lights over Naperville, some questioned whether it was legal... Watch »

Jan 21, 2015
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