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Mild Monday

Mild Monday

Temperatures will be comfortable today but there's a chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms later in the day.

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McCarthy Reacts to Violent Weekend

McCarthy Reacts to Violent Weekend

Chicago police Supt. Garry McCarthy joined the NBC 5 NEWS TODAY on Monday, April 21 after an Easter weekend that saw nine people killed and more than 35 people wounded in gun violence.

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Running Group Keeps Lingzi Lu's Memory Alive in Boston

Running Group Keeps Lingzi Lu's Memory Alive in Boston

A group of runners from Boston University are coming together at this year's Boston Marathon to keep alive the memory of Lingzi Lu, who was killed in the twin bombings last year.

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Chicago Ranked America's Funniest City

Chicago Ranked America's Funniest City

The Second City excels at improvisational and situation-based humor, rather than traditional jokes, study's authors find.

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Iconic Father-Son Team Ready for Their Final Boston Marathon

Iconic Father-Son Team Ready for Their Final Boston Marathon

A father-son team who ran the Boston Marathon together for three decades thought last year's event would be their last. But Dick Hoyt and his son Rick, who has cerebral palsy, are back for the 118th...

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Boy Shot in Foot for Cutting Line for "Yeezy" Shoes: NYPD

Boy Shot in Foot for Cutting Line for "Yeezy" Shoes: NYPD

A Brooklyn 15-year-old was shot in the foot after cutting a line of customers waiting to buy a pair of coveted $250 Nike "Yeezy" sneakers Saturday morning, police say. After the boy cut in line, one of...

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"Murderous Behavior": S. Korea President Blasts Captain

"Murderous Behavior": S. Korea President Blasts Captain

South Korea's president accused the captain and crew of the country's sunken ferry of "unforgivable, murderous behavior" on Monday, NBC News reported.

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WATCH: 136th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll

WATCH: 136th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll

More than 30,000 people from across the U.S. are expected to make their way to the White House Monday for the 136th annual Easter Egg Roll. First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! initiative inspired...

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Boy Scouts Tells Church It Can't Host Troop With Gay Leader

Boy Scouts Tells Church It Can't Host Troop With Gay Leader

The Boy Scouts of America has told a Seattle-area church that it can no longer host a troop because the church has vowed to keep a gay man on as troop leader, NBC News reported.

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Bodyguard for Chris Brown Guilty in Assault Case

Bodyguard for Chris Brown Guilty in Assault Case

The bodyguard of singer Chris Brown has been found guilty on a D.C. assault charge. Brown's trial was expected to begin Monday after the judge gave her ruling in the trial of the bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy.

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Chicago Ranked America's Funniest City

Chicago Ranked America's Funniest City

The Second City excels at improvisational and situation-based humor, rather than traditional jokes, study's authors find.

5 Children Wounded in Drive-By Shooting

5 Children Wounded in Drive-By Shooting

At least nine people were killed and more than 35 others wounded in shootings around Chicago from Friday afternoon through early Monday morning.

Wizards Rally Past Bulls 102-93 in Playoff Opener

Wizards Rally Past Bulls 102-93 in Playoff Opener

Nene dominated with 24 points, Trevor Ariza scored 18, and the Washington Wizards rallied from 13 down to beat the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in their playoff opener on Sunday night.

Seabrook Suspended for Game 2 Hit

Seabrook Suspended for Game 2 Hit

The Chicago Blackhawks are already trailing 2-0 in their best of seven series against the St. Louis Blues, and their road to a comeback hit a speed bump on Sunday as the NHL suspended defenseman Brent Seabrook...

"Lucky" Teen Survives 5-Hour Flight in Wheel Well

"Lucky" Teen Survives 5-Hour Flight in Wheel Well

FBI officials say a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii survived the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and...

Chicagoan to Run 35th Straight Boston Marathon

Chicagoan to Run 35th Straight Boston Marathon

A 53-year-old Chicagoan's participation in Monday's Boston Marathon will be especially memorable, and not only because it will be his 35th consecutive run in one of the world's most famous road