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Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 12:00 PM CST

How Obama's Chicago Visit Could Disrupt Traffic Tuesday

How Obama's Chicago Visit Could Disrupt Traffic Tuesday

President Barack Obama will return to Chicago Tuesday for his farewell address at McCormick Place, and that could mean traffic troubles for some commuters. Kye Martin reports.

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 05:54 PM CST

President Obama Delivers Farewell Address in Chicago

President Obama Delivers Farewell Address in Chicago

With just ten days left in his second term as president, Barack Obama returns to Chicago Tuesday to deliver one final speech as commander in chief. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 06:27 PM CST

Petitions Propose Annexation of 3 Suburbs Into Naperville

Petitions Propose Annexation of 3 Suburbs Into Naperville

Petitions circulating in a number of suburban Chicago towns look to ask voters on an April 4 ballot if they want to annex their cities into west suburban Naperville. Mayors from each of the cities, however, are...

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 06:22 PM CST

Chicago Restaurant Feeds Homeless Every Week

Chicago Restaurant Feeds Homeless Every Week

Every Monday a West Humboldt Park restaurant owner gives back to the community by offering free food to the hungry. He serves up to 1,000 people every week. LeeAnn Trotter reports as the restaurant owner...

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 05:05 PM CST

Trump Slams 'Over-Rated' Streep for Her Golden Globes Attack

Trump Slams 'Over-Rated' Streep for Her Golden Globes Attack

Meryl Streep's acceptance speech after receiving a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes turned out to be the opening volley in a war of words with President-elect Donald Trump. Mary Ann Ahern...

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 06:09 PM CST

Missing Chicago Woman Was Forced Into Vehicle in Mid-Day Attack, Family Says

Missing Chicago Woman Was Forced Into Vehicle in Mid-Day Attack, Family Says

Family and friends are desperate for answers after a woman disappeared last month near her home on Chicago's South Side. Michelle Relerford reports.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 05:42 PM CST

Safest Airlines in World Ranked

Safest Airlines in World Ranked

A website that rates airlines has released it's latest ranking of the world's safest airlines.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 05:42 PM CST

USDA Releases Estimated Cost of Raising Kids

USDA Releases Estimated Cost of Raising Kids

The USDA has released its latest estimate on the cost of raising kids in 2017—and it’s not cheap.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 08:30 AM CST

1 Killed, 2 Injured in South Suburban Harvey Home Invasion

1 Killed, 2 Injured in South Suburban Harvey Home Invasion

Police are investigating a home invasion that turned deadly in south suburban Harvey. NBC 5’s Susan Carlson reports.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 07:22 AM CST

Crews Respond to Water Main Break in Wicker Park

Crews Respond to Water Main Break in Wicker Park

Sky5's Mike Lorber reports over the scene of a water main break in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

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