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Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 06:08 PM CDT

Police Search for Evidence in Illinois Woman’s Disappearance

Police Search for Evidence in Illinois Woman’s Disappearance

Illinois State Police are actively searching for a downstate woman who seemingly disappeared three weeks ago. Ash-har Quraishi reports.

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 05:49 PM CDT

Businesses Destroyed in Massive Fire at Chicago Shopping Center

Businesses Destroyed in Massive Fire at Chicago Shopping Center

A massive blaze destroyed a number of businesses in a Chicago shopping center Monday. Kye Martin reports.

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 05:49 PM CDT

Marathon Runner Attacked While Training in River North

Marathon Runner Attacked While Training in River North

A 25-year-old woman training for the Chicago Marathon over the weekend said she was attacked during a morning run and saved by a stranger. Katie Kim reports.

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 01:39 PM CDT

Mother Wants Answers After Son Suffocates Under Bean Bag Chair at Daycare

Mother Wants Answers After Son Suffocates Under Bean Bag Chair at Daycare

Baby Leo Sanchez was supposed to turn 2 years old in a few days. The Utah toddler was suffocated at daycare after an adult sat on a bean bag chair that he was apparently trapped under. "I'm supposed to be...

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 06:33 PM CDT

Chicago Dems Defend Clinton After Pneumonia Diagnosis

Chicago Dems Defend Clinton After Pneumonia Diagnosis

Chicago Democrats rushed to defend Hillary Clinton after many questioned why her campaign waited to reveal she had been diagnosed with pneumonia. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 06:26 PM CDT

More Than $150K Raised for 89-Year-Old Chicago Street Vendor

More Than $150K Raised for 89-Year-Old Chicago Street Vendor

After decades of tireless work, an elderly Chicago street vendor will be getting some much-needed financial help all because of a picture posted by a driver passing by. Regina Waldroup reports.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 06:25 PM CDT

Dwyane Wade Has Powerful Message for Chicago Students

Dwyane Wade Has Powerful Message for Chicago Students

NBA star Dwyane Wade on Monday talked about growing on dangerous Chicago streets and how he made it out of the violence and into the spotlight. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 11:18 AM CDT

Outpouring of Support for Elderly Popsicle Cart Vendor in Little Village

Outpouring of Support for Elderly Popsicle Cart Vendor in Little Village

When an 89-year-old man was seen barely being able to push his street cart in Chicago's Little Village, one good Samaritan wanted to do whatever it took to help. NBC 5's Regina Waldroup reports.

Sunday, Sep 11, 2016 at 09:34 PM CDT

Illinois National Guard Soldiers Deploy to Afghanistan

Illinois National Guard Soldiers Deploy to Afghanistan

Nineteen Chicago-area soldiers began their deployment on Sunday, the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks. NBC5's Regina Waldroup reports.

Sunday, Sep 11, 2016 at 08:41 PM CDT

Chicago High School's Star Running Back Shot

Chicago High School's Star Running Back Shot

Star high school running back Everett Henderson was shot on his front porch in Chicago, just three hours after playing a football game. NBC5's Ash-har Quraishi reports.

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