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Trump Press Sec. Sean Spicer Holds First Briefing

Trump Press Sec. Sean Spicer Holds First Briefing

In Press Secretary Sean Spicer's first briefing at the White House, he condemned news outlets for their coverage of President Donald Trump's inauguration.

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Chicagoans Join the Women's March on Washington

Chicagoans Join the Women's March on Washington

As an estimated 250,000 people gathered for the Women’s March on Chicago Saturday, some Chicagoans chose to join the crowd more than twice that size in the nation’s capital.

Friday, Jan 20, 2017

'American Justice': El Chapo Taken Before Federal Judge After Decades of Drugs, Bloodshed

'American Justice': El Chapo Taken Before Federal Judge After Decades of Drugs, Bloodshed

It was a long time coming, but notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman finally walked into an American courtroom Friday, to face charges that he was the murderous architect of a...

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Chicagoans Join Women's March on Washington

Chicagoans Join Women's March on Washington

As an estimated 250,000 people gathered for the Women's March on Chicago, some Chicagoans decided to join the march in the nation's capital. NBC 5 political reporter Mary Ann Ahern has details.

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Estimated 250K Join Women's March on Chicago

Estimated 250K Join Women's March on Chicago

An estimated 250,000 people flocked to Chicago to join the Women's March on Saturday, more than three times the turnout organizers expected. NBC 5's Ash-har Quraishi reports.

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'Hidden Figures' Stars Give Out Free Screenings

'Hidden Figures' Stars Give Out Free Screenings

"Hidden Figures" stars are working hard to make sure everyone gets a chance to see the number one film in the theaters. Janelle Monae posted on instagram on Friday, inviting everyone who would be inspired...

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White House Slams Coverage of Inaugural Crowd Size

White House Slams Coverage of Inaugural Crowd Size

The new White House press secretary took no questions at his first press briefing, instead launching a furious tirade against the media over coverage of the noticeably smaller crowds at President Trump's...

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Nielsen: 31 Million Viewers Saw Trump's Swearing-in

Nielsen: 31 Million Viewers Saw Trump's Swearing-in

Nielsen estimates 31 million viewers watched TV coverage of President Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday. That audience total, measuring continuous coverage by 12 broadcast and cable networks, soundly...

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Unseasonably Warm Weekend

Unseasonably Warm Weekend

After a gorgeous Saturday, the Chicago area is in for a little more beautiful weather. NBC 5 meteorologist Alicia Roman has your full forecast.

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Analysis: How Russia Plans to Trump US as Superpower

Analysis: How Russia Plans to Trump US as Superpower

Just this week, Moscow hosted a summit of divided Palestinian factions that yielded a fresh unity agreement. And on Sunday, Russian diplomats will again unite prominent Syrian rebel groups and regime...

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250K Estimated at Women's March on Chicago

250K Estimated at Women's March on Chicago

Hundreds of thousands of people flocked to Chicago to join the Women's March Saturday, one day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

Women's March on Chicago Is Largest Outside DC: Organizers

Women's March on Chicago Is Largest Outside DC: Organizers

With hundreds of thousands of people descending on Chicago streets Saturday, organizers say the Women's March on Chicago is the largest in the country outside of the march on Washington.

'In God We Trust': World Newspapers React to Trump

'In God We Trust': World Newspapers React to Trump

Newspapers around the world led with the news Saturday of Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States and his bold declaration that "from this moment on it's going to be America...

#WhyIMarch: Demonstrators Reveal Reasons for Women's March

#WhyIMarch: Demonstrators Reveal Reasons for Women's March

Thousands of people descended on the city to join the Women's March on Chicago Saturday.

Watch Women's Marches From Across the Country

Watch Women's Marches From Across the Country

Hundreds of thousands of people massed in the nation's capital for the Women's March on Washington Saturday and more than 600 "sister marches" were underway across country. Other rallies in solidarity were...