Oct 22, 2014

Warmer Temps in Store

Warmer Temps in Store

Expect temps to rise at the end of this week and into this weekend.

Oct 22, 2014

Man Vandalized Lombard Synagogue: Police

Man Vandalized Lombard Synagogue: Police

A man is in custody for allegedly vandalizing a synagogue Tuesday night in west suburban Lombard.

Oct 22, 2014

Birthday for Dolphon Raised at Brookfield Zoo

Birthday for Dolphon Raised at Brookfield Zoo

10/22/2014: Brookfield Zoo celebrates an important milestone. Their dolphin calf that was hand reared at the zoo is about to turn a year old. NBC's LeeAnn Trotter reports.

Oct 22, 2014

Man in Custody After Jumping White House Fence

Man in Custody After Jumping White House Fence

A man is in custody after jumping the White House fence on the North Lawn Wednesday evening, the Secret Service confirms. The incident was reported around 7:15 p.m., and federal officials tell NBC News the...

Oct 22, 2014

Court-Appointed Monitor Ordered for IDOT Hiring

Court-Appointed Monitor Ordered for IDOT Hiring

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered a court-appointed monitor to review hiring problems at Gov. Pat Quinn's Department of Transportation, a setback for the Democrat running for re-election largely on how...

Oct 22, 2014

Starbucks Introducing Chestnut Praline Latte for the Holidays

Starbucks Introducing Chestnut Praline Latte for the Holidays

Starbucks is introducing a new "holiday handcrafted beverage" for the first time in five years, Today.com reported.

Oct 22, 2014

Sun Times Reporter Resigns, Criticizes Paper's Leadership and Bruce Rauner

Sun Times Reporter Resigns, Criticizes Paper's Leadership and Bruce Rauner

The final straw, McKinney said, was the Sun Times' decision to reverse its three-year-old no endorsement policy and endorse Rauner whom McKinney sees as “the very campaign that had unleashed what Sun...

Oct 22, 2014

Coroner Seeks Public's Help in Identifying Indiana Victims

Coroner Seeks Public's Help in Identifying Indiana Victims

The Lake County coroner is asking for the public's help in identifying three women whose bodies were among seven found in Indiana over the weekend.

Oct 22, 2014

Ebola Survivor Mukpo: "I'm Just Fortunate to Be Alive"

Ebola Survivor Mukpo: "I'm Just Fortunate to Be Alive"

The NBC News freelancer who contracted Ebola in Liberia and was declared virus-free on Tuesday spoke with NBC News' Kate Snow in an exclusive interview that aired Wednesday.

Oct 22, 2014

Bill Murray's Christmas Special on "The Ellen Degeneres Show"

Bill Murray's Christmas Special on "The Ellen Degeneres Show"

Legendary comedian Bill Murray makes his first appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." He reveals that he may be doing a Christmas Special with Sofia Coppola. And Ellen gifts Bill with a one-of-a-kind pair of...

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Victim Told Family: "Look For Me in An Abandoned House"

Victim Told Family: "Look For Me in An Abandoned House"

The father of a victim of a suspected serial killer in Northwest Indiana says his daughter told a relative before she was murdered, “If I ever go missing, look for me in an abandoned house.”

Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

A child traveling from Liberia is being tested for Ebola and remains in isolation in Chicago after he and an adult became ill on separate flights that landed Tuesday at O’Hare International Airport.

Suspected Serial Killer Charged in Second Death

Suspected Serial Killer Charged in Second Death

Darren Deon Vann, 43, was charged in the death of Anith Jones, a 35-year-old Merrillville resident whose body was found late Saturday night.

Search for More Victims Expands to Cook County

Search for More Victims Expands to Cook County

Cook County Sheriff’s officers were searching several abandoned homes in the southern suburbs of Chicago Wednesday after information revealed that a suspected serial killer in Indiana may have visited the...

"Casting Tips": Avoiding Acting Scams in Chicago

"Casting Tips": Avoiding Acting Scams in Chicago

Entertainment industry professionals will tell you it’s a good time to be an actor in Chicago. But less-experienced actors looking to make it big in Chicago should not be fooled by paying for a chance to get in...

Man Killed in Long Grove Crash

Man Killed in Long Grove Crash

A 58-year-old man was killed in a crash in Long Grove Wednesday, officials said.