Weekend Today - NBC Chicago
Sunday, 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

Sunday, Oct 20, 2013

Living Well: Krokodil Drug

Living Well: Krokodil Drug

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

Sunday, 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.

Sunday, 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.

Saturday, 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.

Saturday, 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.

Saturday, 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 micro-busin...

Saturday, 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.

Saturday, 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.

Saturday, 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
2 Wheaton Football Players Charged in Hazing Case Surrender
2 Wheaton Football Players Charged in Hazing Case Surrender

One of five football players facing felony charges at a Christian college in suburban Chicago turned himself in Tuesday afternoon, the day after a warrant was issued for his and four of his teammates' arrests....

Siblings Recall Police Shooting, Resulting in $5M Verdict
Siblings Recall Police Shooting, Resulting in $5M Verdict

A Cook County jury has awarded a south side family $4.75 million, in connection with a 2014 New Year’s Eve shooting where an officer was accused of blindly firing into the rear of a 105th street home.

More Mentors Needed For Big Brothers, Big Sisters Program
More Mentors Needed For Big Brothers, Big Sisters Program

For the past six years, Bobby Irons and Miles Alexander have built a bond that means the world to both of them.

Wheaton Football Players Went 'Well Beyond Hazing': Attorney
Wheaton Football Players Went 'Well Beyond Hazing': Attorney

Five football players from Wheaton College, one of the top ranked Division 3 football programs in the nation, face felony charges for a hazing incident last year, authorities confirmed Monday.

Mexicans Dig in Rubble Seeking Survivors as Quake Kills 248
Mexicans Dig in Rubble Seeking Survivors as Quake Kills 248

Police, firefighters and ordinary Mexicans dug frantically through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings early Wednesday, looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake in...

After  Concert Evacuation, Fans Still Struggled For Refunds
After Concert Evacuation, Fans Still Struggled For Refunds

Since our report aired several weeks ago, at least eight more viewers have reached out to NBC 5 Responds to say concert promoter Live Nation Entertainment did not offer new tickets or a refund, after saying...