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Chicago's Next Archbishop Gives Up First Class Seat

Chicago's Next Archbishop Gives Up First Class Seat

Blase Cupich will be installed as the successor to Cardinal Francis George on Tuesday. Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Gunfire Erupts at Suburban Mall

Gunfire Erupts at Suburban Mall

Two people were wounded in a shooting at a north suburban mall. Regina Waldroup reports. Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Family Opens Up About Baby's Rare Disease

Family Opens Up About Baby's Rare Disease

TJ Willis will probably die from Menkes Syndrome before his first birthday. His mother is now working to raise... Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Two Found Guilty in Murder of Chicago Police Officer

Two Found Guilty in Murder of Chicago Police Officer

Juries have found two defendants accused in the murder of an off-duty Chicago police officer in 2010 guilty of... Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Lucas Museum Sparks Controversy

Lucas Museum Sparks Controversy

A group called "Friends of the Parks" hopes a federal lawsuit filed Thursday will stop construction of... Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Next Archbishop Blase Cupich Arrives in Chicago

Next Archbishop Blase Cupich Arrives in Chicago

Chicago's next archbishop arrived in the city Thursday. Mary Ann Ahern reports. Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Paramedics Reveal Special Ambulance for Ebola Patients

Paramedics Reveal Special Ambulance for Ebola Patients

Experts say it takes a special crew to respond to a patient infected with Ebola. Paramedics in the Chicago area are... Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Metra Makes Changes Before Winter Arrives

Metra Makes Changes Before Winter Arrives

With last year's rough winter fresh on the minds of riders, Metra revealed how it is already preparing for this... Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Wayne's Weekend: Dessert Medley For A Holiday Buffet

Wayne's Weekend: Dessert Medley For A Holiday Buffet

Make individual apple crumbles, chocolate swirl cheesecakes and pumpkin mousse for a holiday buffet. Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Surveillance Video Leads to Arrest of Suspect in West Loop Attack

Surveillance Video Leads to Arrest of Suspect in West Loop Attack

One of two suspects charged in sexual assault of two women on Halloween. Lauren Jiggetts reports. Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Cameras Catch Group Stealing Money From Tip Jar and $700 Bike

Cameras Catch Group Stealing Money From Tip Jar and $700 Bike

A brazen crime is caught on camera in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. The co-owner of Craft Pizza on Damen and... Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Chicago Officer in Critical After shooting

Chicago Officer in Critical After shooting

A veteran police officer was shot during a domestic dispute. Her daughter was also shot. Watch »

Nov 12, 2014

Fire officials try to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed a suburban Sikh temple. Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Next Chicago Archbishop Arrives Thursday

Next Chicago Archbishop Arrives Thursday

Archbishop Blase Cupich will arrive in Chicago Thursday days ahead of his scheduled installation. Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Nurses Demand Better Ebola Protection

Nurses Demand Better Ebola Protection

Nurses demand better Ebola protection. NBC's Nesita Kwan reports. Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
CTA Cracks Down on Illegal Fare Card Sharing

CTA Cracks Down on Illegal Fare Card Sharing

The CTA is cracking down on illegal fare card sharing.
Since October the Transit Agency has confiscated more... Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Baby Orangutan Lands at the Brookfield Zoo

Baby Orangutan Lands at the Brookfield Zoo

The new baby is bonding well with his 2nd surrogate mom. LeeAnn Trotter reports. Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Residents Concerned Over Proposed Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Chicago

Residents Concerned Over Proposed Medical Marijuana Dispensary in...

A group of residents say they’re opposing plans to build a medical marijuana dispensary in a residential Chicago... Watch »

Nov 11, 2014
Explosion, Fire Levels Garage at Turano Bakery

Explosion, Fire Levels Garage at Turano Bakery

An explosion caused by a propane tank led to a fire at the Oak Park bakery. It took crews hours to put out the... Watch »

Nov 11, 2014
Man Charged With Stealing UPS Package From Doorstep

Man Charged With Stealing UPS Package From Doorstep

Police are investigating whether a man charged with stealing a package from a porch in Riverside is responsible for... Watch »

Nov 11, 2014
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