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Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 03:57 PM CDT

Tanning Salon Owner Charged in Third Rape Case: State's Attorney

Tanning Salon Owner Charged in Third Rape Case: State's Attorney

Marc Winner, the owner of a tanning salon in Chicago’s West Loop, has been charged in a third rape case, according to the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office. Susan Carlson reports.

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 10:45 PM CDT

Weekend Web: Toys You Can Learn From

Weekend Web: Toys You Can Learn From

Laurie Schacht, the Toy Insider Mom, talks about cool toys to help kids learn about technology and use their imagination.

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 10:47 PM CDT

Arson Charges Filed Against Employee After Massive Warehouse Fire

Arson Charges Filed Against Employee After Massive Warehouse Fire

Federal arson charges have been filed against a disgruntled employee following a massive fire that destroyed a suburban warehouse for the popular furniture company The RoomPlace. NBC 5's Regina Waldroup reports.

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 10:34 PM CDT

Chicago State University Lays Off 300 Employees

Chicago State University Lays Off 300 Employees

Amid the state budget crisis, hard-hit Chicago State University laid off more than a third of its staff on Friday. Dick Johnson reports.

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 10:16 PM CDT

Owner of Chicago Tanning Salon Faces Charges in Third Rape Case

Owner of Chicago Tanning Salon Faces Charges in Third Rape Case

Marc Winner, the owner of a tanning salon in Chicago’s West Loop, has been charged in a third rape case, according to the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office. Katie Kim reports.

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 07:51 PM CDT

Police Warn of North Side Alley Garbage Fires

Police Warn of North Side Alley Garbage Fires

Police are warning North Side residents after six fires were set in several Lincoln Park and Lake View alleyways over the course of an hour early Monday morning. Anthony Ponce reports.

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 09:11 AM CDT

Superheroes Drop In At Local Hospitals

Superheroes Drop In At Local Hospitals

In honor of National Superhero Day, a group of true superheroes got out their masks and capes and made their way to hospitals across the country and in Chicago. NBC 5's Emily Florez reports.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 11:35 PM CDT

NBC 5 Responds: Fake iPhone Troubles

NBC 5 Responds: Fake iPhone Troubles

A Verizon customer who thought she was trading in her broken iPhone for a new one, quickly learned the phone she received might not have been the authentic device she thought it was.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 11:09 PM CDT

Medical Student Missing Weeks Before Graduation

Medical Student Missing Weeks Before Graduation

Medical student Ambrose Monye is set to graduate in just four weeks, but now his family is in a frantic search after he disappeared last week. NBC 5's Lauren Jiggetts reports.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 10:44 PM CDT

Bears Select Leonard Floyd

Bears Select Leonard Floyd

The Chicago Bears traded to take the 9th pick in the first round of the NFL Draft Thursday night, selecting Georgia linebacker Leonard Floyd. NBC 5's Peggy Kusinski has the details.

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