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Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 10:19 PM CDT

Governor Rauner Tours Tornado Damage in Pontiac

Governor Rauner Tours Tornado Damage in Pontiac

Governor Rauner went to Pontiac, Illinois, on Friday to survey the damage of a dangerous EF-2 tornado that tore through the town Wednesday night.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 08:14 PM CDT

Coast Guard Searches for Teen in Waukegan Harbor

Coast Guard Searches for Teen in Waukegan Harbor

Authorities conducted a search for a teenage boy in the water off north suburban Waukegan Harbor Friday afternoon, the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed. Mike Lorber in Sky5 reports.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 07:56 PM CDT

Deep Dish: Mayor Emanuel Talks Fancy Footwork

Deep Dish: Mayor Emanuel Talks Fancy Footwork

Mary Ann Ahern and Carol Marin report on the week's biggest political stories.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 07:51 PM CDT

Veterans Group Helps Marines Transition to Next Venture

Veterans Group Helps Marines Transition to Next Venture

A veterans group in Chicago is helping Marines transition to their next venture in the private sector, truly making a difference.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 07:48 PM CDT

Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago

Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago

The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." Charlie Wojciechowski...

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 07:47 PM CDT

Coast Guards Searches for Teen in Waukegan Harbor

Coast Guards Searches for Teen in Waukegan Harbor

Authorities conducted a search for a teenage boy in the water off north suburban Waukegan Harbor Friday afternoon, the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed. Mike Lorber in Sky5 reports.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 11:17 PM CDT

New Video Shows Harrowing View Inside Tornado

New Video Shows Harrowing View Inside Tornado

A new video shows a terrifying view inside a tornado during Wednesday night's severe weather. Lauren Jiggetts reports.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 11:14 PM CDT

Woman Trapped in Trailer During Tornado Shares Her Story

Woman Trapped in Trailer During Tornado Shares Her Story

A woman is recovering after a tornado swept through her home in Pontiac, leaving her with a fractured hip after a terrifying ordeal. Natalie Martinez reports.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 10:12 PM CDT

Rauner Won't Agree to Budget Deal With CPS 'Bailout'

Rauner Won't Agree to Budget Deal With CPS 'Bailout'

With time running out before the July 1 deadline, legislators will return to Springfield next week, with a vote likely to take place on a stop-gap measure to pay the state's backlog of bills until January.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 06:32 PM CDT

EF-2 Tornado Causes Damage in Seneca

EF-2 Tornado Causes Damage in Seneca

An EF-2 tornado was reported in Seneca and caused massive damage in the area. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

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