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Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 12:19 PM CDT

Hastert Arrives at Prison in Minnesota

Hastert Arrives at Prison in Minnesota

Ex-Speaker Dennis Hastert arrived at prison in Minnesota to begin serving his 15-month sentence Wednesday.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 08:05 PM CDT

Sailors With Special Needs Take to Lake Michigan for One-of-a-Kind Event

Sailors With Special Needs Take to Lake Michigan for One-of-a-Kind Event

A group of sailors with special needs took to Lake Michigan Tuesday for an event they say they will never forget. LeeAnn Trotter reports.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 08:02 PM CDT

Ex-Speaker Hastert Scheduled to Report to Prison Wednesday

Ex-Speaker Hastert Scheduled to Report to Prison Wednesday

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert is scheduled to report to prison by 2 p.m. Wednesday. Phil Rogers reports.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 07:58 PM CDT

Former Printing Plant Now Set to Host 'The Cloud'

Former Printing Plant Now Set to Host 'The Cloud'

Ever wonder where your personal data information is stored? NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski takes a peek inside "The Cloud," which also happened to have a historic connection to a Chicago newspaper.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 09:23 AM CDT

Fans Line Up for 'Hamilton' Tickets

Fans Line Up for 'Hamilton' Tickets

Broadway fans lined the streets of Chicago's Loop early Tuesday morning for their chance to get tickets to "Hamilton."

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 08:38 AM CDT

Man Drowns in Chicago Park District Pool

Man Drowns in Chicago Park District Pool

Chicago police pulled the body of a 27-year-old man out of a public pool early Monday. NBC 5’s Emily Florez reports.

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 08:23 PM CDT

Families Honor Fallen Police Officers on Father's Day

Families Honor Fallen Police Officers on Father's Day

Families gathered Sunday for an annual Father's Day mass at the Gold Star Memorial to honor the 574 Chicago Police officers killed in the line of duty. Katie Kim reports.

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 07:30 PM CDT

1 Fatally Shot with Suspected Assault Weapon

1 Fatally Shot with Suspected Assault Weapon

One person is dead after a shooting with a suspected assault rifle outside a church on Chicago's South Side Saturday afternoon, according to police. Christian Far reports.

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 07:29 PM CDT

Making A Difference: United Negro College Fund

Making A Difference: United Negro College Fund

NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter sits down with Michael Cox of the United Negro College Fund to talk about how the organization is making a difference in the community.

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 07:27 PM CDT

Weekend Web: mRelief

Weekend Web: mRelief

Art Norman shows us a free new app that helps people find out if they qualify for social services or public aid.

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