Oct 20, 2013

Sweet Treats With America's Best Amateur Baker

Sweet Treats With America's Best Amateur Baker

America's best amateur baker Brian Emmett talks about this weekend's Chicago Fine Chocolate & Desert Show at Navy Pier

Oct 20, 2013

Living Well: Krokodil Drug

Living Well: Krokodil Drug

Dr. Malloy warns us about a dangerous drug making the rounds.

Oct 13, 2013

Adopt a Pet: October 13

Adopt a Pet: October 13

Andy Avalos introduces us to a cat and a dog that are available for adoption at the Anti-Cruelty Society.

Oct 13, 2013

Strategies To Save $10,000 A Year

Strategies To Save $10,000 A Year

The founder of savingswow Maria Ramos shares some easy strategies to help anyone save $10,000 a year.

Oct 12, 2013

Get A Free NBC5 App

Get A Free NBC5 App

Charlie Wojciechowki and Art Norman talk with NBC5's Andy Greiner about a brand new NBC5 News App. Just search "Mobile" on our home page to download it for free.

Oct 12, 2013

Adopt a Pet: Oct. 12

Adopt a Pet: Oct. 12

Andy Avalos talks with Nadine Walmsley from The Anti-Cruelty Society who introduces us to sibling cats available for adoption.

Oct 12, 2013

Count Me In: Empowering Women in Business

Count Me In: Empowering Women in Business

Count Me In for Women's Economic Independence is the leading national not-for-profit provider of resources, business education and community support for women entrepreneurs seeking to grow their...

Oct 12, 2013

Food for Thought: Breast Cancer Awareness

Food for Thought: Breast Cancer Awareness

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Doctor Sandy Goldberg shares some expert tips on how to lower your breast cancer risk factors.

Oct 12, 2013

Mortgage Man: Gift of Equity & Reverse Mortgage Advice

Mortgage Man: Gift of Equity & Reverse Mortgage Advice

David Hochberg, president of Townstone Financial , explains how to sell a home to a relative and when it's the best circumstance for a reverse mortgage.

Oct 12, 2013

Marathon Forecast: Pleasant

Marathon Forecast: Pleasant

NBC 5 Meteorologist Pete Sack says there will be gorgeous weather for marathon Sunday.

Top Stories
Audio Reveals Moments Before Deadly Milwaukee Plane Crash

Audio Reveals Moments Before Deadly Milwaukee Plane Crash

Two people were killed when a small plane plummeted to the ground and burst into flames outside Milwaukee's Lawrence J. Timmerman Airport Wednesday evening.

Standoff Ensues After Cops Try to Serve Warrant

Standoff Ensues After Cops Try to Serve Warrant

Dozens of Chicago Police and a Hostage Barricade Team responded to a barricade situation on the city’s South Side Wednesday.

Towing Company Accused of Moving Cars to Illegal Spots

Towing Company Accused of Moving Cars to Illegal Spots

What if a tow truck deliberately moved your car from a legal – to an ILLEGAL spot – then towed it away? NBC 5 investigates complaints against a local towing company accused of taking advantage of drivers.

Three Lanes of Tri-State Closed After Semi-Truck Fire

Three Lanes of Tri-State Closed After Semi-Truck Fire

A semi-truck caught on fire on the Tri-State Tollway in the western suburbs Wednesday night, closing down four of the five lanes, police said.

Investigators Probe Plane Debris for Link to Missing MH370

Investigators Probe Plane Debris for Link to Missing MH370

Air safety investigators have a "high degree of confidence" that aircraft debris found in the Indian Ocean is of a wing component unique to the Boeing 777, the same model as the Malaysia Airlines plane...

TSA Hopes Ticketless Travel Will Reduce Airport Delays

TSA Hopes Ticketless Travel Will Reduce Airport Delays

Imagine a trip to the airport without a boarding pass. On Wednesday the Transportation Security Administration announced ticketless travel could soon become a reality – but lawmakers say the agency needs...