<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - News As Seen on WMAQ Channel 5 Chicago]]> Copyright 2016 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 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 01:57:25 -0600 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 01:57:25 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Woman Remembers Roommate Killed by Stray Bullet in Chicago]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:04:25 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016426926_1200x675_621482051522.jpg The roommate of a 25-year-old woman killed over the weekend when a stray bullet struck her in the head says she was "a great person," smart, fluent in several languages and always ready to help. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Clinton and Sanders Spar in Milwaukee]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:48:29 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016426966_1200x675_621482051930.jpg Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders met Thursday night for their first post-New Hampshire primary debate. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports]]> <![CDATA[Robbins Residents Ask 'Where’s Our Store?']]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:36:53 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016427027_1200x675_621489219674.jpg Years after local residents contributed thousands to build a food store in Robbins, the store appears to be no closer to reality. The site of the proposed “Save More Foods” remains the hulking remnant of Robbins’ last working grocery store, and it has been shuttered for decades. NBC 5's Phil Rogers reports.]]> <![CDATA[Barefoot Personal Trainer Apprehends 2 Would-Be Robbers]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:25:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016426947_1200x675_621482051696.jpg Joe Bossard says when he saw a group of men breaking into his aunt's house, he had only one thought: Get these guys. NBC 5's Katie Kim reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Police Documents Show Why No Audio In McDonald Shooting]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:17:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016426903_1200x675_621481539594.jpg The Chicago police squad car that captured the October 2014 shooting of 17-year old LaQuan McDonald had no audio on its dashboard camera because the vehicle had “no MICs (microphones) because they were in the glove compartment with the batteries inserted upside down—disabling them.” NBC 5's Carol Marin reports. ]]> <![CDATA[How Low Gas Prices Are Influencing the 2016 Chicago Auto Show]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:20:06 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016424186_1200x675_621308995805.jpg The low prices at the pump are having a big impact on the kinds of vehicles guests will see at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski reports.]]> <![CDATA[Family of Shooting Victim Meets Recipient of Organ Donation]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:37:05 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016424403_1200x675_621320259962.jpg Two families made a tough decision that ended up saving the lives of 10 people. One of those families met with a donor whose life was saved by the kind deed. NBC 5's Emily Florez reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Chicago to Host NHL Draft for First Time in 2017]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:24:37 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016423912_1200x675_621300291506.jpg The 2017 NHL draft is coming to Chicago. NBC 5's Christian Farr reports.]]> <![CDATA[16-Year-Old Girl Shot While Walking to School in Chicago]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:20:13 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016424379_1200x675_621320259805.jpg A 16-year-old girl was shot Thursday morning half a block from her home while she walked to school in Chicago, police said. NBC 5's Alex Maragos reports. ]]> <![CDATA[3 Bladed Weapons, Gun Used in Gage Park Family Massacre]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:12:21 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016423958_1200x675_621300291532.jpg Three “edge weapons” were used to carry out a gruesome murder of six family members in their Gage Park neighborhood home, police said. NBC 5's Anthony Ponce reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Chicago-Area Gas Prices Hit 12-Year Low]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:08:22 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016412395_1200x675_620962371607.jpg Chicago-area drivers are pulling away from the pump with extra change in their pockets as gas prices continue to fall. NBC 5’s Anthony Ponce reports.]]> <![CDATA[‘Edge Weapons’ Used in Gage Park Family Massacre]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:50:24 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016412401_1200x675_620961347983.jpg Investigators uncovered more on how six family members were brutally murdered in their home on Chicago’s Southwest Side last week. NBC 5’s Michelle Relerford reports.]]> <![CDATA[Employees Donate Tips to Help Former Coworker Pay Baby's Medical Bills]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:26:29 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016406407_1200x675_620792387581.jpg Employees at a coffee shop in northwest Indiana are helping a former coworker in a big way during her time of need. NBC 5's Regina Waldroup reports. ]]> <![CDATA[New Details Released After Woman Killed by Stray Bullet]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:22:41 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016406386_1200x675_620786755860.jpg Police have released new details in the homicide investigation of a 25-year-old woman killed over the weekend when a stray bullet struck her in the head in the city's Heart of Chicago neighborhood. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Fridge Installation Causes Big Damage at Oswego home]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:28:55 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016404130_1200x675_620618819861.jpg The installation of an Oswego family’s new refrigerator caused extensive damage in her home. When she called the big-box retailer she purchased the fridge from, the company couldn’t give her the name of the installer who came to her home. NBC 5's Lisa Parker reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Ill. Drivers Won't Receive Vehicle Emissions Tests Reminders]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:01:32 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016404000_1200x675_620610115911.jpg There’s more bad news for Illinois drivers: Due to the state budget impasse, Illinois will no longer notify you when you need to go in for a vehicle emissions test. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski reports.]]> <![CDATA[Body Found in Search is Missing Suburban Father: Sheriff]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:22:53 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016403958_1200x675_620607044001.jpg A body was found in Chicago's northwest suburbs Wednesday afternoon while authorities searched for a missing father of two who disappeared Monday morning. NBC 5's Christian Farr reports. ]]> <![CDATA['I Missed You Guys': Obama Gives Historic Speech in Illinois]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:10:31 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016403634_1200x675_620597315815.jpg President Barack Obama arrived in Springfield on Wednesday morning prepared to make history, becoming the fourth U.S. president to address the Illinois General Assembly. NBC 5's Carol Marin reports. ]]> <![CDATA[New Details Released After Woman Killed by Stray Bullet in Chicago]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:53:49 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016403582_1200x675_620582467759.jpg Police have released new details in the homicide investigation of a 25-year-old woman killed over the weekend when a stray bullet struck her in the head in the city's Heart of Chicago neighborhood. NBC 5's Katie Kim reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Body Found in Search is Missing Suburban Father: Sheriff]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:53:10 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016403563_1200x675_620576323853.jpg A body was found in Chicago's northwest suburbs Wednesday afternoon while authorities searched for a missing father of two who disappeared Monday morning.]]> <![CDATA[Chicago Auto Show: A Look at This Year's Concept Cars]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:45:15 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016403890_1200x675_620603971930.jpg The Chicago Auto Show opens Saturday. NBC5's LeeAnn trotter offers a sneak peek at this year's concept cars. ]]> <![CDATA[President Obama Returns to Springfield for Historic Address]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:27:13 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016394868_1200x675_620152387632.jpg President Barack Obama will return to Springfield Wednesday to speak to the Illinois General Assembly on the ninth anniversary of the day he first announced his candidacy for president. NBC 5's political reporter Carol Marin is live from the state Capitol.]]> <![CDATA[Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Winners in N.H.]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:56:19 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016388840_1200x675_619906627808.jpg Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders pulled away with victories in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries. However, experts say the race is still up in the air. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports.]]> <![CDATA[Crime Reports Don’t Reflect Violent Crime Near 6 Chicago Universities]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:48:44 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016388938_1200x675_619915843874.jpg Most U.S. colleges and universities are required to report violent crime each year to the U.S. Department of Education, but NBC 5 Investigates finds violent crime near campus goes unreported due to reporting guidelines. NBC 5's Tammy Leitner reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Man Says Hospital Discriminated Against Him Over Service Dog]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:41:09 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016388881_1200x675_619914307658.jpg A man says he was unable to see his best friend’s mom read her last rites at a hospital because of his service dog. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Chicago Police Arrest Gang Members Involved in Fake Ticket Scam]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:34:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016388863_1200x675_619911235787.jpg Chicago Police say they have arrested eight gang members who operated a widespread ticket scam that lasted more than a decade and yielded thousands of dollars that went toward crime in the city. NBC 5's Trina Orlando reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Police Search for Missing Suburban Father]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:34:06 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016388850_1200x675_619909699799.jpg Police are searching for a missing suburban father of two who has missing since Monday morning. NBC 5's Dick Johnson reports.]]> <![CDATA[Cold Air to Stay]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:26:25 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016387095_1200x675_619759683608.jpg New models show the cold temperatures are not leaving anytime soon. NBC 5's Brant Miller gives his forecast. ]]> <![CDATA[Chicago Officers Build Relationships Through Basketball]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:40:21 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016386396_1200x675_619731011601.jpg Members of the Chicago Police build relationships with youths in the community of Bridgeport through a pick-up basketball game. NBC 5's Christian Farr reports. ]]> <![CDATA[NTSB Rules Lack of Sleep Likely Caused Fatal 2014 Crash on I-88]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:23:45 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016386288_1200x675_619724867519.jpg The National Transportation Safety Board ruled Tuesday that the probable cause of a fiery 2014 accident on I-88 was a driver’s failure to get adequate sleep. NBC 5's Phil Rogers reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Preparations Underway Ahead of New Hampshire Primary]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:14:07 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016385864_1200x675_619692611770.jpg A big voter turnout for the first in the nation primary in New Hampshire. Police reporter Mary Ann Ahern reports live from New Hampshire with the latest on the race. ]]> <![CDATA[New Hampshire Rallies Packed Ahead of Primary]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:54:01 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016371752_1200x675_619075139655.jpg Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders are expected to win the New Hampshire Primary -- but it may be much closer than the polls are showing. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports.]]> <![CDATA[128 Jail Workers Called Out Sick on Super Bowl Sunday]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:19:28 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016371837_1200x675_619082819810.jpg A total of 128 workers reported ill to Cook County Jail on Super Bowl Sunday – about a third more than a typical day of sick calls, NBC5 Investigates has found. Stefan Holt reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Young Woman Killed by Stray Bullet While Returning From Work]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:40:32 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016371745_1200x675_619073091826.jpg A 25-year-old woman who had recently moved to Chicago was killed over the weekend when she was hit by a stray bullet outside her apartment. NBC 5's Trina Orlando reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Couple Accused of Injuring Paramedics: Police]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:37:40 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016371777_1200x675_619077699829.jpg A couple is accused of attacking paramedics in the Printers Row neighborhood Sunday night. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Health Department Shuts Down Legendary Pump Room]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:19:00 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016371749_1200x675_619072579665.jpg The Pump Room was temporarily shut down after the legendary restaurant failed two health inspections in two weeks. NBC 5's Dick Johnson reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Temps to Fall]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:55:06 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016370392_1200x675_619003971637.jpg Temperatures are set to fall overnight leading into the cold week ahead. NBC 5's Brant Miller gives his forecast.]]> <![CDATA[NBC 5 Consumer Unit Helps Solve Flooring Complaint]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:07:28 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016369457_1200x675_618921539940.jpg When an Indiana woman's $6,000 flooring investment buckled beneath her feet, she called NBC 5 Responds to help her get resolution. NBC 5's Lisa Parker reports. ]]> <![CDATA['Downton Abbey' Costume Exhibit Coming to Chicago]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:42:47 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016369168_1200x675_618901571521.jpg Fans of the beloved period drama "Downton Abbey" have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see some of the costumes worn by their favorite characters. NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter reports. ]]> <![CDATA['Very Hopeful': St. Alphonsus School Hits Fundraising Deadline]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:30:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016369288_1200x675_618904131915.jpg For the past month, students and parents at St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic School have been fighting to keep the Prospect Heights school open. NBC 5's Christian Farr reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Gage Park Mourns Family of Six Slain]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 22:33:24 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016356325_1200x675_618370627701.jpg Community members gathered Sunday afternoon to honor the memory of the family of six who was found slain Thursday in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side of Chicago.]]> <![CDATA[1 Man Shot on Eisenhower Sunday Morning]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 22:32:17 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016356327_1200x675_618371139512.jpg A sixth shooting on a Chicago expressway is the sixth incident of its kind in as many weeks. This time, one man was shot on the Eisenhower early Sunday morning. ]]> <![CDATA[Bullet Found in Suburban High School]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 22:31:04 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016356334_1200x675_618371651518.jpg A bullet was found on the floor of a far north suburban high school Sunday afternoon. Huntley High School was evacuated and authorities continue to investigate. ]]> <![CDATA[Officer Files Lawsuit Against Quintonio LeGrier's Family]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 22:26:37 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016356345_1200x675_618371651507.jpg Both attorneys for the LeGrier family and Officer Robert Rialmo share their insight into the lawsuits stemming from the Dec. 26 shooting of 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and neighbor Bettie Jones. NBC 5's Alex Maragos reports.]]> <![CDATA[Feb. 6: Daddy-Daughter Dance]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:08:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016353346_1200x675_618129987514.jpg The Black Star Project sponsored one of the largest Daddy-Daughter dances in the U.S. right here in Chicago on Saturday, February 6, 2016.]]> <![CDATA[Clear the Shelters: Feb. 7, 2015]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:57:56 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016352840_1200x675_618056259523.jpg Andy Avalos and the Anti-Cruelty Society come together to help find a new home for 1-year-old cat Zucchini and 3-year-old Cocoa the pitbull. ]]> <![CDATA[Alderman Organizes Drive to Buy Police Vests]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:27:36 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016352915_1200x675_618130499685.jpg Art Norman talks with 19th Ward Alderman Matt O'Shea, who is hosting a pancake breakfast to help raise money for police to purchase more bulletproof vests.]]> <![CDATA[Weekend Web: Gadgets For Your Super Bowl Party]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:29:24 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016352977_1200x675_618057795773.jpg Need a big TV in time for the big game? It's not too late! NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski gives us a preview of technology available to make your party the best in town. ]]> <![CDATA[Slain Gage Park Family Identified]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 20:12:29 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016349208_1200x675_617807939976.jpg The community mourns after six family members were found dead in a Southwest Side home. NBC 5's Trina Orlando reports.]]> <![CDATA[Weekend Web: AT&T Super Bowl Technology]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 20:08:23 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000016347566_1200x675_617696323829.jpg NBC 5's Art Norman talks with Phil Hayes from AT&T about new toys and gadgets to make your Super Bowl party the best around. ]]>