<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - News As Seen on WMAQ Channel 5 Chicago]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcchicago.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Tue, 26 May 2015 11:20:30 -0500 Tue, 26 May 2015 11:20:30 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Mom Speaks Out After Boy, 4, Burned in Arson Fire]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 07:26:08 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012555783_1200x675_451190851911.jpg The mother of a 4-year-old boy who was severely burned after someone set fire to a garbage can and the flames spread to the home where he was sleeping says she just wants the person who set the fire to be caught. Regina Waldroup reports.]]> <![CDATA[Restaurant Asks for Public's Help to Reunite Wedding Ring with Owner]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 10:10:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012562594_1200x675_451556419989.jpg Virginia restaurant hopes to reunited couple with wedding ring found in the trash.]]> <![CDATA[PacSun Shirts Center of New Controversy]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 09:55:25 -0500 The t-shirt shows an upside down American flag, a symbol some people believe is not appropriate to wear.]]> <![CDATA[5-Year-Old Boy Mauled to Death by Dog]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 05:25:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012558774_1200x675_451363395614.jpg A 5-year-old boy was mauled to death by a dog on Chicago’s South Side on Memorial Day. Lauren Petty reports.]]> <![CDATA[YouTube Video Shows Albany Park Neighborhood Shootout]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 22:33:10 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012555720_1200x675_451188803615.jpg A dashcam video captured a dangerous shootout in the middle of the street on Chicago's Northwest Side. NBC Chicago's Trina Orlando reports.]]> <![CDATA[Elmhurst Honors Those Who Have Served in Annual Parade]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 22:36:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012553836_1200x675_451088451507.jpg For 97 years there has been an annual Memorial Day parade in suburban Elmhurst. NBC Chicago's Charlie Wojciechowski reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Senator Mark Kirk Runs Into Airplane Security Threat]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 18:13:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012553366_1200x675_451050563869.jpg Senator Mark Kirk ran into some trouble trying to fly from Washington, D.C. to Illinois this weekend. NBC Chicago’s Christian Farr reports.]]> <![CDATA[Mini Golf Opens at Maggie Daley Park]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 17:21:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012548162_1200x675_450879043744.jpg There’s a new family adventure at Maggie Daley Park: Miniature golf. For $10, you can enjoy the temporary 18-hole course now through September 27.]]> <![CDATA[Chicago’s Beach Season Begins]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 17:15:30 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012548148_1200x675_450879555819.jpg Memorial Day weekend kicked off Chicago’s beach season. NBC Chicago’s Anthony Ponce reports.]]> <![CDATA[Girl, 5, Killed in Hit-and-Run After Stopping By Ice Cream Truck]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 17:10:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012553126_1200x675_451037763882.jpg A 5-year-old girl was killed in a hit-and-run crash after getting ice cream from an ice cream truck in Chicago. Katie Kim reports.]]> <![CDATA[Ceremony Honors Fallen Soldiers in Chicago]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 13:19:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012548157_1200x675_450881091728.jpg A Memorial Day wreath laying in Chicago's Grant Park pays tribute to local heroes. Susan Carlson reports.]]> <![CDATA[Thanking Our Veterans Through Hockey]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 12:55:58 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/HOCKEY+SAVES+OAK+LAWN.png Hockey Saves is a non-profit organization that was started in 2013. NBC 5's Art Norman reports]]> <![CDATA[Suburban Man Falls to Death From Catwalk at Aragon Ballroom]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 18:06:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012537423_1200x675_450460227784.jpg A 24-year-old man from Hanover Park has died after he fell from a catwalk at the Aragon Ballroom during a concert Saturday night. NBC 5's Regina Waldroup reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Cyclists Take Over Lake Shore Drive in "Bike the Drive"]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 18:05:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012537424_1200x675_450462787564.jpg Thousands of cyclists hit Lake Shore Drive for the annual "Bike the Drive" event Sunday. NBC 5's Pete Sack reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Girl, 5, Killed in Hit-and-Run After Stopping By Ice Cream Truck]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 18:02:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012537420_1200x675_450460739553.jpg A 5-year-old girl was killed in a hit-and-run accident in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood Saturday afternoon after she stopped by an ice cream truck to buy a treat. NBC 5's Katie Kim reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Annual "Bike the Drive" Takes Over Lake Shore Drive]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 15:32:44 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012535783_1200x675_450201667857.jpg Thousands of cyclists took to the streets of Lake Shore Drive Sunday for the annual "Bike the Drive" event. NBC 5's Pete Sack reports. ]]> <![CDATA[5-Year-Old Girl Killed in Hit-and-Run in Chicago Lawn]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 10:26:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000010630845_1200x675_385885763971.jpg Five-year-old Maria Gonzeles was killed in a hit-and-run in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood Saturday afternoon as she was running to an ice cream truck to buy a treat. ]]> <![CDATA[Blackhawks Fans Celebrate Game 4 Overtime Victory]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 08:51:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012534744_1200x675_450088515514.jpg Blackhawks fans were ecstatic Saturday night after the Hawks won a wild Game 4 against the Anaheim Ducks in second overtime. NBC 5's Trina Orlando reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Three Shot, One Fatally, at House Party in West Englewood]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 08:45:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012535778_1200x675_450201155746.jpg Three people were shot, one fatally, at a house party in West Englewood after a group of men was denied entry. ]]> <![CDATA[Weekend Web: Combine Work Phone, Cellphone With Asus ZenFone 2]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 14:40:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012535842_1200x675_450206787760.jpg Art Norman and Charlie Wojciechowski introduce us to a new Android phone that merges work with pleasure and allows users to take photos with a watch.]]> <![CDATA[Adopt-A-Pet: May 24, 2015]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 15:30:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012523282_1200x675_450204227876.jpg Check out this week's four-legged friends who need your help finding a good home!]]> <![CDATA[Weekend Web: Coolest Toys for Kids This Summer]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 18:51:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012531561_1200x675_449893955741.jpg Charlie Wojciechowski shows us the latest and coolest electronic toys for our kids to play with this summer.]]> <![CDATA[Blackhawks Fans Feel Excited, Nervous Ahead of Game 4 vs. Ducks]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 17:54:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012533467_1200x675_450029123808.jpg Blackhawks fans across Chicago are both excited and nervous for the make-it-or-break-it Game 4 Saturday night against the Anaheim Ducks. The Ducks lead the series 2-1. NBC 5's Trina Orlando reports. ]]> <![CDATA[4-Year-Old Among Several Shot in Violent Memorial Day Weekend]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 17:51:50 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012533474_1200x675_450029635755.jpg Four-year-old Jacele Johnson was shot in the head during a prom party Friday evening in the West Englewood neighborhood, marking the start of a violent Memorial Day weekend. NBC 5's Katie Kim reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Food for Thought: Slowing the Middle-Aged Weight Gain]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 18:47:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012532254_1200x675_449931843529.jpg Did you know some food can actually slow down that creeping middle-aged weight gain? Find out what they are in this week's Food for Thought.]]> <![CDATA[Memorial Day Parade Steps Off in Chicago]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 09:18:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012531564_1200x675_449893443594.jpg The annual Memorial Day parade steps off at noon at State and Van Buren streets on Saturday. NBC 5's Emily Florez reports. ]]> <![CDATA[4-Year-Old Girl Shot in Head Outside South Side Prom Party]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 08:46:22 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012531037_1200x675_449878083859.jpg Jacele Johnson, age 4, was shot in the head in the West Englewood neighborhood Friday evening. NBC 5's Susan Carlson reports from Comer Children's Hospital. ]]> <![CDATA[Bike The Drive: How to Make Sure Your Bike is Ready]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 18:49:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012531702_1200x675_449908291594.jpg The Active Transportation Alliance shares the ABC's of checking your bike for this weekend's "Bike The Drive" and explains how the event's proceeds benefit the organization.]]> <![CDATA[Adopt-A-Pet: May 23, 2015]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 18:50:23 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012531535_1200x675_449892419736.jpg Andy Avalos introduces us to a peppy dog and a beautiful cat who are both available for adoption a the Anti-Cruelty Society.]]> <![CDATA[Baby Food Company will Show Percentages of Ingredients on Labels]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 10:59:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012519192_1200x675_449271363825.jpg Beech-Nut will be the first U.S. baby food company to list ingredient percentages on their products.]]> <![CDATA[Teen Suspended for Last 30 Minutes of School Year for Dress]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 09:56:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012519207_1200x675_449271363525.jpg A teen girl from Idaho was suspended during the last day of school because a teacher complained that her dress was too short.]]> <![CDATA[Man Charged in Mother's Southwest Side Murder]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 06:37:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012517254_1200x675_449158211760.jpg A Chicago man is accused of stabbing and bludgeoning his mother to death and hitting his brother with a hammer before trying to run him over during a fight, police said.]]> <![CDATA[Deportee, Sister Reunited Ahead of Transplant]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 18:48:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Longoria-Lara.jpg ICE delayed Argenis Longoria's deportation to Mexico so he could donate a kidney to his ailing sister. NBC Chicago's Anthony Ponce reports.

Photo Credit: NBC Chicago]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Found Dead on Southwest Side]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 05:05:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/4800-s-karlov-1.jpg A woman was found dead on Chicago's Southwest Side with blunt force injuries to the head. NBC Chicago's Christian Farr reports.]]> <![CDATA[Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Sent to Rauner's Desk]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 18:37:50 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/732453081.jpg The Illinois House passed HB218 last month.

Photo Credit: FILE - Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Shooting Investigation Shuts Down Bishop Ford During Morning Rush]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 18:32:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012511342_1200x675_449010755733.jpg Authorities say the incident stemmed from an argument in downtown Chicago. NBC Chicago's Charlie Wojciechowski reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Protesters Rally for Second Day at McDonald's Headquarters]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:53:19 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012504115_1200x675_448831043935.jpg Hundreds of protesters gathered outside the McDonald's headquarters to call for a $15 hourly wage.]]> <![CDATA[Study: It's Okay to Eat Chocolate Cake for Breakfast]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 09:48:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012497907_1200x675_448765507520.jpg Researchers suggest eating a piece of chocolate cake as part of a complete breakfast can ultimately help you lose weight.]]> <![CDATA[Study Suggests Coffee Can Help Men with Erectile Dysfunction]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 09:46:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012502695_1200x675_448764995661.jpg Researchers say caffeine can work like Viagra for men with erectile dysfunction.]]> <![CDATA[Mom Graduates in Place of Son Killed in Crash]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 05:48:55 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Katherine-Jackson.jpg Aaron Dunigan, a high school quarterback, was killed last weekend in a car crash. His mom took his place Wednesday at his high school graduation. NBC Chicago's Natalie Martinez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Deportation Halted So Man Can Donate Kidney]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 23:51:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012491417_1200x675_448563779844.jpg Argenis Longoria remained in the McHenry County Jail on Wednesday evening but was scheduled to be released sometime Thursday morning. NBC Chicago's Trina Orlando reports.]]> <![CDATA[Sex Offender Registry Paints Incomplete Picture of Child Luring Cases]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 23:23:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ill-sex-offender-registry.jpg Of the roughly 1,500 case reports obtained by NBC Chicago, only one in 10 resulted in an arrest. Marion Brooks reports.]]> <![CDATA[Boy, 7, Wounded in "Ambush" Shooting]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 23:12:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012491397_1200x675_448562755625.jpg Boy was walking in Morgan Park at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday when shots rang out. NBC Chicago's Lauren Jiggetts reports.]]> <![CDATA[Riot Fest Changes Chicago Venues]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 20:44:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/11058652_10152873129688737_7200883111185349215_o.jpg The large music festival will migrate from Humboldt Park to Douglas Park. NBC Chicago's Regina Waldroup got reaction from city officials and residents.

Photo Credit: FACEBOOK / RIOT FEST ]]>
<![CDATA["Fight for 15" Takes Aim at McDonald's Execs]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 20:34:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Fight-for-15---1.jpg Protesters converged on the fast-food chain's Oak Brook headquarters ahead of a company shareholder meeting. NBC Chicago's Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

Photo Credit: NBC Chicago]]>
<![CDATA[Clinton Promotes "Affordable, Quality Childcare" in Chicago]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 20:29:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012488571_1200x675_448481859729.jpg Her stop at a Chicago SEIU chapter comes in the midst of three area fundraisers within 24 hours. NBC Chicago's Mary Ann Ahern reports.]]> <![CDATA[Man Gets 43 Years for Fatal Bar Stabbing]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 19:13:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Daniel-Olaska.jpg Daniel Olaska, 30, was found guilty in March of first-degree murder in the death of 24-year-old school teacher Shaun Wild. NBC Chicago's Christian Farr reports on Wednesday's sentencing. ]]> <![CDATA[Crews Install New Scoreboards at Soldier Field]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 19:03:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/soldier-field-scoreboard-1.jpg The Chicago Bears say the new displays will have the best picture quality in the NFL.]]> <![CDATA[Marijuana Trade Show Hits Chicago]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 18:34:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/chi-marijuana-expo-1.jpg The Marijuana Business Conference & Expo is billed as America's oldest and largest national tradeshow, and it's not open to the public. NBC Chicago's Phil Rogers offers a peek inside.]]>