<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - News As Seen on WMAQ Channel 5 Chicago]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcchicago.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.comen-usFri, 01 Jul 2016 04:54:56 -0500Fri, 01 Jul 2016 04:54:56 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Police Investigate Possible Explosives in Wauconda]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:31:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018516812_1200x675_716507715616.jpg One man is in custody, and authorities urged evacuation of a neighborhood in north suburban Wauconda Thursday night as they investigated a home that may have had explosives, according to police. Natalie Martinez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Rauner Signs Stopgap Budget Measures]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:07:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018516538_1200x675_716479555648.jpg Governor Rauner signed a temporary budget compromise passed by the Illinois General Assembly on Thursday. The funding measures will ensure schools open this fall and state services continue through the end of the year. Lauren Jiggetts reports.]]> <![CDATA[Suburban Woman Donates Kidney to Father]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:02:44 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018513518_1200x675_716321859817.jpg Chuck Cuttone received the difficult news that his kidneys were failing. He faced a choice of dialysis, or receiving a kidney from one of his children. So his daughter Elizabeth gave him a priceless gift. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.]]> <![CDATA[Police Warn of Armed Robberies in Chicago's Loop]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:00:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018515929_1200x675_716477507746.jpg Chicago Police are warning people in the city's Loop of a string of armed robberies over the last month, in which suspects approach victims with fliers and act as though they are fundraising before ultimately attacking the victim and stealing belongings. Trina Orlando reports.]]> <![CDATA[Suburban Bartender Stunned by Generous Tip]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:09:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018490182_1200x675_715740227774.jpg When Nicole Thompson received a $500 tip while bartending at a pizza restaurant in suburban Chicago last week, she almost couldn’t believe it. But when the same customer tipped her $1,000 just minutes later, she didn’t know what to do. Natalie Martinez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Longtime Tinley Park Fire Chief Retires]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:05:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018487919_1200x675_715601987830.jpg A longtime Tinley Park fire chief who retired after 45 years got a special send off from firefighters as he took his last ride on a firetruck Wednesday. LeeAnn Trotter reports.]]> <![CDATA[Airport Security Increased Across US Ahead of Fourth of July Weekend]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:36:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018487660_1200x675_715573315913.jpg Following attacks at an airport in Istanbul, security has been stepped up at airports across the US, including in Chicago, ahead of the upcoming Fourth of July weekend. Katie Kim reports.]]> <![CDATA[Officials Look to Identify Bombers In Istanbul Airport Explosions]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:34:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018487651_1200x675_715573315896.jpg In Istanbul, the effort is underway to identify the bombers involved in the deadly airport explosions Tuesday. Phil Rogers reports.]]> <![CDATA[Demonstrators Hold Sit-In in Effort to Stop Violence in Chicago]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:28:04 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018486822_1200x675_715522627641.jpg During a day of action to end gun violence in Chicago, demonstrators took to Daley Plaza for a sit-in. Kye Martin reports.]]> <![CDATA[Legendary NCAA Coach Pat Summitt Remembered]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:16:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018468568_1200x675_715413059750.jpg Legendary women's basketball coach Pat Summitt, who achieved the most wins in NCAA basketball history as the head coach of the Tennessee women's basketball team, died Tuesday at age 64. Peggy Kusinski reports.]]> <![CDATA[$10K Reward in Search for Suspects After 4-Year-Old Boy Shot]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:21:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018477964_1200x675_715096131990.jpg Authorities are looking for the people in a dark-colored vehicle that opened fire on a group standing outside a Woodlawn neighborhood apartment complex Wednesday night. NBC 5's Susan Carlson reports.]]> <![CDATA[Shocking Details Emerge from Istanbul Attack]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:14:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018471583_1200x675_714903107809.jpg Shocking images and new details emerge after a deadly attack at Istanbul's airport. Katie Kim reports.]]> <![CDATA[Travelers Return to O'Hare for Emotional Reunion After Istanbul Attack]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:12:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018471589_1200x675_714902595966.jpg Family and friends embraced their loved ones in more emotional reunions at O'Hare Airport Tuesday night after a deadly attack at an Istanbul airport left dozens dead. Trina Orlando reports.]]> <![CDATA[Woman, Child Shot on Chicago's South Side]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:09:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018471595_1200x675_714903107958.jpg A woman and a child were shot Tuesday night on the city's South Side, according to Chicago Police. Natalie Martinez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Multiple Deaths Reported in Explosions at Istanbul Airport]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:01:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018468127_1200x675_714734147850.jpg Suspected Islamic State group extremists have hit the international terminal of Istanbul's Ataturk airport, killing dozens of people and wounding many others, Turkish officials said Tuesday. Phil Rogers reports.]]> <![CDATA[Taste of Chicago Preview Shows Off Featured Foods]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:31:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018468199_1200x675_714736195893.jpg The Taste of Chicago begins soon in the city but the world's largest food festival is dishing out a "taste of the taste." LeeAnn Trotter reports.]]> <![CDATA[Hillary Clinton to Campaign in Chicago Monday]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:36:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018435161_1200x675_713475139778.jpg Hillary Clinton will return to her home state Monday for two scheduled campaign events in Chicago. NBC 5's Susan Carlson reports.]]> <![CDATA[Police Search for Man Who Robbed Woman Outside Trump Hotel]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:25:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018431061_1200x675_713248323523.jpg Chicago Police are searching for a man who pushed and robbed a woman filming an engagement video in the Near North neighborhood last week. Regina Waldroup reports.]]> <![CDATA[2016 Marathon Training Tip 4]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:21:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018411846_1200x675_713077315784.jpg In Tip 4, Gatorade Rep. Matthew Pahnke discusses proper hydration techniques to use when training for the race.]]> <![CDATA[Chicago Prepares for the Pride Parade]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:02:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018427514_1200x675_713011267699.jpg Thousands will flock to Chicago's Boystown Sunday for the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade. Emily Florez has the latest details on preparations and excitement for the event. ]]> <![CDATA[Clear the Shelters: Sunday, June 26, 2016]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:58:23 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018427803_1200x675_713023555713.jpg Andy Avalos and the Anti-Cruelty Society introduce us to some adorable pets searching for a new leash on life. ]]> <![CDATA[Making A Difference In Chicago's LGBT Community]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:24:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018428225_1200x675_713080899837.jpg The Director of Communications for the Center On Halsted discusses the organizations efforts to support the health and well-being of the Chicago's LGBT community on various fronts, including helping the homeless. Learn how you can help.]]> <![CDATA[Weekend Web: Social Media Marketing]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:19:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018427886_1200x675_713030723851.jpg Charlie Wojciechowski shows us how marketers are using social media to promote their products and messages.]]> <![CDATA[Community Leaders Call for Action Amid Violence]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 22:12:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018424896_1200x675_712859715912.jpg Rev. Jesse Jackson pleaded for federal intervention Saturday after more than a dozen people were shot across the city in the start of another violent weekend. Regina Waldroup reports.]]> <![CDATA[Chicago Pride Parade to Step Off Amid Increased Security]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:38:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018425829_1200x675_712923203555.jpg The Chicago Pride Parade will step off Sunday amid increased security. Regina Waldroup reports.]]> <![CDATA[Chicago Kicks Off Pride Celebrations]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 21:41:47 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018424893_1200x675_712860739775.jpg More than 1 million people are expected to turn out at Sunday's Pride Parade in Boystown, but for the first time, a new pride event was held at Navy Pier Saturday, as Chicago came together to celebrate and remember. Trina Orlando reports.]]> <![CDATA[Teenage Boy Drowns in Waukegan Harbor]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:50:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018423585_1200x675_712723011762.jpg A 14-year-old boy was swimming in a "no swimming" area in the northern suburbs when he went underwater and never resurfaced. Susan Carlson reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Clear The Shelters: Saturday, June 25, 2016]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:48:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018423384_1200x675_712719427706.jpg Andy Avalos and the Anti-Cruelty Society introduce us to an adorable kitten and a nearly 2-year-old pitbull mix looking for a new home.]]> <![CDATA[Weekend Web: Tech Week Chicago]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:47:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018423387_1200x675_712710211721.jpg Charlie Wojciechowski shows some of the cool technology on display at Tech Week Chicago.]]> <![CDATA[Red Line Stabbing Victim's Family Speaks]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:09:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018421225_1200x675_712600131692.jpg After a woman was stabbed to death on a Chicago Transit Authority train in broad daylight on Thursday, family members of the victim said they found out about the murder of their loved one through gruesome images posted on Facebook. Anthony Ponce reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Teenage Boy Drowns in Waukegan Harbor]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:48:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018421174_1200x675_712589379854.jpg The body of a teenage boy was recovered from north suburban Waukegan Harbor after the U.S. Coast Guard conducted a search for more than five hours, officials confirmed. Trina Orlando reports.]]> <![CDATA[Flat Tire Leads to Spare Tire Surprise]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:43:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018421192_1200x675_712595011728.jpg A suburban woman said she experienced a flat tire in her 2016 Hyundai Elantra, but she said she was shocked to find out her car did not include a spare tire. Chris Coffey reports.]]> <![CDATA[Juvenile Arrested in Fatal Shooting of Innocent City Employee]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:02:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018419185_1200x675_712559683935.jpg A juvenile has been arrested in the fatal shooting of an innocent city employee who was killed as she left a Starbucks just two blocks from Chicago Police headquarters last month. Regina Waldroup reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Sheriff's Deputy Charged with Possession of Controlled Substance]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:13:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018419193_1200x675_712561731520.jpg A year after she was placed on administrative leave, McHenry County authorities have charged a Kane County Sheriff’s Deputy with three counts of felony possession of a controlled substance. Phil Rogers reports.]]> <![CDATA[Coast Guard Searches for Teenager in Waukegan Harbor]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:00:44 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018418382_1200x675_712454211564.jpg Authorities conducted a search for a teenage boy in the water off north suburban Waukegan Harbor Friday afternoon, the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed. Mike Lorber in Sky5 reports.]]> <![CDATA[Lawmakers Push Bipartisan Gun Reform]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:50:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018418359_1200x675_712454211558.jpg A group of Illinois House Democrats came out Friday in support of bipartisan legislation to reduce gun violence. Mary Ann Ahern reports.]]> <![CDATA[Governor Rauner Tours Tornado Damage in Pontiac]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:19:10 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018418336_1200x675_712451651969.jpg Governor Rauner went to Pontiac, Illinois, on Friday to survey the damage of a dangerous EF-2 tornado that tore through the town Wednesday night. ]]> <![CDATA[Coast Guard Searches for Teen in Waukegan Harbor]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:14:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018418080_1200x675_712439875723.jpg Authorities conducted a search for a teenage boy in the water off north suburban Waukegan Harbor Friday afternoon, the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed. Mike Lorber in Sky5 reports.]]> <![CDATA[Deep Dish: Mayor Emanuel Talks Fancy Footwork]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:56:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018418045_1200x675_712435779797.jpg Mary Ann Ahern and Carol Marin report on the week's biggest political stories.]]> <![CDATA[Veterans Group Helps Marines Transition to Next Venture]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:51:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018418024_1200x675_712432707971.jpg A veterans group in Chicago is helping Marines transition to their next venture in the private sector, truly making a difference. ]]> <![CDATA[Lucas Museum Withdraws From Chicago]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:48:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018417600_1200x675_712417859552.jpg The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Friday that Chicago will no longer be considered a potential site for the museum "in light of extensive delays caused by Friends of the Parks." Charlie Wojciechowski reports.]]> <![CDATA[Coast Guards Searches for Teen in Waukegan Harbor]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:47:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018417626_1200x675_712417347631.jpg Authorities conducted a search for a teenage boy in the water off north suburban Waukegan Harbor Friday afternoon, the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed. Mike Lorber in Sky5 reports.]]> <![CDATA[New Video Shows Harrowing View Inside Tornado]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:17:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018403243_1200x675_711778883513.jpg A new video shows a terrifying view inside a tornado during Wednesday night's severe weather. Lauren Jiggetts reports.]]> <![CDATA[Woman Trapped in Trailer During Tornado Shares Her Story]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:14:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018403244_1200x675_711778371703.jpg A woman is recovering after a tornado swept through her home in Pontiac, leaving her with a fractured hip after a terrifying ordeal. Natalie Martinez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Rauner Won't Agree to Budget Deal With CPS 'Bailout']]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:12:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018400332_1200x675_711595587588.jpg With time running out before the July 1 deadline, legislators will return to Springfield next week, with a vote likely to take place on a stop-gap measure to pay the state's backlog of bills until January. But there's a new wrinkle in the plan, as a battle over Chicago Public Schools grows. Mary Ann Ahern reports.]]> <![CDATA[EF-2 Tornado Causes Damage in Seneca]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:32:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018400275_1200x675_711589955917.jpg An EF-2 tornado was reported in Seneca and caused massive damage in the area. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.]]> <![CDATA[Photos Show Severe Storms in Chicago Area]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:29:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018400293_1200x675_711593027693.jpg Photos began pouring in to the NBC 5 newsroom amid severe storms across the area Wednesday. Pete Sack reports.]]> <![CDATA[Daybreak Brings Light to Damage in Seneca]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:31:58 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/seneca+damage.png Daybreak revealed the path of destruction from a tornado that touched down around 9 p.m. Wednesday night in the small north central Illinois town of Seneca. NBC 5’s Emily Florez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Tornado Touches Down in Seneca as Storms Batter Chicago Area]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 00:37:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018382239_1200x675_710983235717.jpg As severe weather moved through the Chicago area Wednesday evening, multiple tornadoes touched down in LaSalle, Lee, and Livingston Counties, according to the National Weather Service. Trina Orlando reports from Seneca. ]]> <![CDATA[Copa America Semifinal Delayed Amid Weather]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 00:36:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000018382170_1200x675_710976067857.jpg Fans were allowed to return to their seats at Soldier Field late Wednesday after being told to seek shelter during the Copa America semifinal game. Lauren Jiggetts reports.]]>