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Jackson's 2 Defensive TDs Lead Bears Past Panthers 17-3

Jackson's 2 Defensive TDs Lead Bears Past Panthers 17-3

Rookie safety Eddie Jackson became the first NFL player to score multiple defensive touchdowns of 75 yards or more in a game, leading the Chicago Bears to a 17-3 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday.

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Cemetery Won't Allow Mention of 'Rapist' Priests at Grave

Cemetery Won't Allow Mention of 'Rapist' Priests at Grave

A man is in a dispute with a Roman Catholic diocese over his efforts to install a marker at his mother's gravesite at a suburban Chicago cemetery that proclaims her support for victims of "rapist" priests.

3 hours ago

Man Charged in Nail Polish Remover Attack

Man Charged in Nail Polish Remover Attack

A man who poured nail polish remover on a woman during a fight Wednesday in their Chicago home was charged with domestic battery.

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Vegas Rebranding Shows Difficulty of Messaging After Tragedy

Vegas Rebranding Shows Difficulty of Messaging After Tragedy

As volunteers streamed in to donate blood, doctors tended to the wounded and investigators scoured the scene of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, Las Vegas tourism officials moved quickly...

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Illinois Governor's Race Could Be Costliest in US History

Illinois Governor's Race Could Be Costliest in US History

The 2018 Illinois governor's race is on pace to be the most expensive in U.S. history.

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Child's Body Found Near Home of Missing Texas Girl

Child's Body Found Near Home of Missing Texas Girl

The body of an unidentified child has been found near the home of missing 3-year-old Sherin Mathews, Richardson police say.

3 hours ago

New Testing Benchmarks to Rely Only on SAT Exam in Illinois

New Testing Benchmarks to Rely Only on SAT Exam in Illinois

New testing benchmarks for Illinois high schools are prompting concern and confusion.

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McConnell Says He's Awaiting Trump Guidance on Health Care

McConnell Says He's Awaiting Trump Guidance on Health Care

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday he's willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if President Donald Trump makes clear he supports it. A proposal by two senators...

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Chicago-Area Haunted House Ranks Third in the Nation

Chicago-Area Haunted House Ranks Third in the Nation

Scare experts at America Haunts ranked 13th Floor Haunted House in Melrose Park the third best haunted house in the U.S. this year. NBC 5's Lisa Chavarria has the terrifying details from its sister event,...

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Chicago Urban League Serves the African-American Community

Chicago Urban League Serves the African-American Community

The Chicago Urban League's Chelsea Whittington tells NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter about how the organization strengthens the city by serving its African-American community. 

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More Than a Dozen ATM Skimming Devices Found Across Chicago
More Than a Dozen ATM Skimming Devices Found Across Chicago

Chicago police issued an alert Saturday after at least a dozen ATMs were found to have skimming devices attached to them at stores and banks across the city.

Man Dies After Driver 'Intentionally' Rams Truck: Police
Man Dies After Driver 'Intentionally' Rams Truck: Police

A man died after another driver rammed into his truck and dragged it across two blocks on Chicago’s Southwest Side early Sunday, according to police.

Portis Apologizes to Mirotic, Bulls Fans
Portis Apologizes to Mirotic, Bulls Fans

Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis addressed the media for the first time since punching teammate Nikola Mirotic in the face, and he was remorseful for this actions.

9 Injured When Car Smashes Into Waukegan Restaurant
9 Injured When Car Smashes Into Waukegan Restaurant

Nine people were injured, including four children, when a car smashed into a restaurant in suburban Waukegan on Saturday afternoon.

McConnell Says He's Awaiting Trump Guidance on Health Care
McConnell Says He's Awaiting Trump Guidance on Health Care

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday he's willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if President Donald Trump makes clear he supports it. A proposal by two senators...

3 Men Robbed at Gunpoint at CTA Red Line Stop
3 Men Robbed at Gunpoint at CTA Red Line Stop

Three people were robbed at the Grand and State red line CTA stop on Saturday afternoon, according to Chicago police.