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Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 at 06:09 PM CDT

Kenneka Jenkins Funeral

Kenneka Jenkins Funeral

The Chicago teenager whose body was found in a suburban hotel freezer earlier this month was laid to rest today, as family and friends filled a south side church to say goodbye. NBC 5's Chris Hush has the...

Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 at 06:07 PM CDT

Chicago Football Classic Takes Over City

Chicago Football Classic Takes Over City

The Chicago Football Classic pitted two of the best Historically Black Colleges in the country against one another Saturday, and NBC 5's Ash-Har Quraishi has the latest from the scene of the big game. 

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 06:03 PM CDT

Chicago Gourmet Prepares for 'Hamburger Hop'

Chicago Gourmet Prepares for 'Hamburger Hop'

Chicago Gourmet is celebrating 10 years, and Friday night will feature the "Hamburger Hop." NBC 5's Sabrina Santucci is on the scene with more. 

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 06:01 PM CDT

Thieves Steal Signs in Wheaton

Thieves Steal Signs in Wheaton

Thieves are targeting messages of peace as they have been stealing signs from suburban communities that support refugees. NBC 5's Michelle Relerford has more. 

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 06:00 PM CDT

Could Madigan Derail the Beverage Tax?

Could Madigan Derail the Beverage Tax?

House Speaker Mike Madigan could potentially derail Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle's controversial sugary beverage tax. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern has the latest on the situation. 

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 05:58 PM CDT

Deep Dish: Who Will Replace Lisa Madigan?

Deep Dish: Who Will Replace Lisa Madigan?

In this week's Deep Dish, Carol Marin and Mary Ann Ahern bring their own unique takes and analysis to the biggest political stories. 

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 05:54 PM CDT

Mother, Son Found Dead in Western Suburbs

Mother, Son Found Dead in Western Suburbs

A heartbreaking discovery in the western suburbs, as the bodies of a mother and her 4-year-old son are found inside an apartment. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski has all the latest. 

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 05:50 PM CDT

'Summer of a Lifetime' Gives Students College Insight

'Summer of a Lifetime' Gives Students College Insight

A program called "Summer of a Lifetime" is available to eligible students in the Noble network of charter schools, and the program is exposing high schoolers to the college experience. NBC 5's...

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 05:46 PM CDT

NBC 5, Telemundo Team Up for Fundraiser

NBC 5, Telemundo Team Up for Fundraiser

NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago are teaming up with the Red Cross to help victims of natural disasters in Mexico and Puerto Rico. 

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 05:44 PM CDT

Schools Alter Plans During Heat Wave

Schools Alter Plans During Heat Wave

Record warm temperatures could pose a risk for children and teens. Some schools are making changes to keep students healthy. NBC 5's Lisa Chavarria has the latest. 

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