After 26-year old Abin Mathew was tragically killed in a hit-and-run accident on Wednesday night, his friends spoke about a man they described as "soft-spoken and caring." NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 05:45 PM CDT
Rauner Cites Assembly's 'No-Change Mode' As Budget Obstacle
From aldermen to workers in social service agencies, frustrations are high as Illinois lawmakers continue to head toward yet another session without getting a new budget deal worked out by May 31. NBC 5’s...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 04:59 PM CDT
Chicago Riverwalk Set to Celebrate Opening This Weekend
After years under construction, the Chicago Riverwalk is finally open, and with the weather taking a turn for the better, Chicagoans are gearing up for the first weekend to enjoy the newest addition to the city....
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 08:04 AM CDT
Storms Leave Trees Down, Damage Across Chicago Area
The Justice Department abruptly appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller Wednesday night as a special counsel to lead a federal investigation into allegations that Donald Trump's campaign collaborated...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 06:26 PM CDT
Alleged Robber Killed by Off-Deputy During Attempted Robbery
An alleged robber was killed after he was shot by an off-duty Cook County Sheriff's Deputy during an attempted robbery on Chicago's South Side on Wednesday. NBC 5's Chris Hush has an update on the unfolding...