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Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 05:45 PM CDT

Young Boy Gets Front Row Seat on Memorable Plane Ride

Young Boy Gets Front Row Seat on Memorable Plane Ride

Before the Air and Water Show takes over the lakefront, legendary air show performer Sean Tucker took a young boy for a plane ride he will never forget. NBC 5's Sabrina Santucci has more. 

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 05:42 PM CDT

Eclipse Glasses in High Demand in Chicago

Eclipse Glasses in High Demand in Chicago

It's been nearly a century since an eclipse was visible from coast to coast, and people are frantically taking advantage of the opportunity. NBC 5's Kye Martin has more on eclipse fever. 

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 05:16 PM CDT

900 New Jobs Coming to O'Hare Airport

900 New Jobs Coming to O'Hare Airport

600 new jobs will soon be coming to O'Hare International Airport as part of a brand new cargo development expansion project. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski has the details.   

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 05:13 PM CDT

Technology Makes Caring for Pets Easier Than Ever

Technology Makes Caring for Pets Easier Than Ever

As we approach our annual "Clear the Shelters" event, here's a helpful reminder about the technologies that are making caring for pets easier than ever. 

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 05:00 PM CDT

Area Schools Prepare for Upcoming Eclipse

Area Schools Prepare for Upcoming Eclipse

When the solar eclipse occurs next week, area schools will be utilizing a variety of methods to maximize the experience for students. NBC 5's Trina Orlando has their stories. 

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 04:56 PM CDT

Air and Water Show to Hit Chicago This Weekend

Air and Water Show to Hit Chicago This Weekend

Chicago is days away from the annual Air and Water Show, and NBC 5's Ash-Har Quraishi has a sneak peek behind the scenes with the crews that help maintain and fly the legendary Blue Angels.   

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 04:54 PM CDT

Lincoln Statue Burned in Englewood

Lincoln Statue Burned in Englewood

Vandals did heavy fire damage to a bust of Abraham Lincoln that's been in Englewood for nearly 100 years. 15th Ward Alderman Ray Lopez says it happened Wednesday night, and is asking anyone with information...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 04:51 PM CDT

Child Killed in Gary Car Crash

Child Killed in Gary Car Crash

Sad news out of Gary, Indiana on Thursday as a six-year old boy has been killed in a crash between a car and a school bus. The driver of the car is in police custody, as alcohol and speed have been ruled to...

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 06:34 PM CDT

Man Says He Needed Surgery After 'Aggressive' TSA Inspection

Man Says He Needed Surgery After 'Aggressive' TSA Inspection

NBC 5 Investigates a controversial incident at O'Hare, in which video shows a man being searched by a TSA agent. He says it was so aggressive that he now needs surgery. NBC 5's Phil Rogers has the story.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 06:32 PM CDT

Sessions Blasts Emanuel Over Immigration Policy

Sessions Blasts Emanuel Over Immigration Policy

Attorney General Jeff Sessions took aim at Chicago today, as he called out the city's crime rate and bashed Mayor Emanuel for not following federal immigration law. NBC 5's Ash-Har Quraishi has reaction from the...

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