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Chicago Is Thinking Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Chicago Is Thinking Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and Chicago is doing its part to paint the town pink.
NBC5’s Natalie Martinez has more.

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Forecast: Storms Developing

Forecast: Storms Developing

10/1/2014: Brant Miller says storms will start popping up late Wednesday leading into a potentially stormy Thursday.

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Judge Says Man Accused of SIU Threats Not a Danger

Judge Says Man Accused of SIU Threats Not a Danger

10/1/2014: A judge said Derrick Dawon Burns, 21, is not a threat to the community but required a mental health evaluation be conducted.

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Oklahoma Beheading Suspect Denied Bond

Oklahoma Beheading Suspect Denied Bond

An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a co-worker and stabbing another at a food processing plant last week was ordered held without bond Wednesday, NBC News reported.

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U.Va. Abduction Suspect Investigated in 2003 Sex Assault

U.Va. Abduction Suspect Investigated in 2003 Sex Assault

Jesse Matthew, the man linked to the abduction of a University of Virginia student as well as the death of another young woman, was investigated for a campus sex assault years

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Artist Creates Huge Portrait in Lawn of the National Mall

Artist Creates Huge Portrait in Lawn of the National Mall

The National Portrait Gallery is unveiling a giant portrait of a young man created in the landscape of the National Mall. Cuban-American artist Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada says he created the portrait as...

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San Francisco to Pay $15M to Family of Mom Run Over in Park

San Francisco to Pay $15M to Family of Mom Run Over in Park

San Francisco will pay $15 million to the family of a woman who was fatally struck by a city pickup truck last year while she lay with her baby in a public park. The city's Board of Supervisors...

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Obama Returns to Chicago Wednesday

Obama Returns to Chicago Wednesday

10/1/2014: NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports from President Barack Obama's Kenwood home on the evening he's expected back in Chicago.

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Bears Move on From Loss Against Packers

Bears Move on From Loss Against Packers

10/1/14: After Sunday's loss to Green Bay, the Bears are moving on and looking to their next competition. NBC 5's Peggy Kusinski has the latest from Wednesday's practice.

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Obama Surprises Diners at River North Steakhouse

Obama Surprises Diners at River North Steakhouse

President Barack Obama returns to Chicago for a closed-door fundraiser for Gov. Pat Quinn at a downtown hotel and a speech on the economy at Northwestern University.

Judge Says Man Accused of SIU Threats Not a Danger

Judge Says Man Accused of SIU Threats Not a Danger

A Chicago man charged with mailing threats of rapes, killings, bombings and beheadings to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus will get a chance to make his case for being eligible for bond.

Armed Man Arrested at Elgin Water Reclamation Center

Armed Man Arrested at Elgin Water Reclamation Center

A possible hostage situation was reported Wednesday afternoon at a water reclamation center in suburban Elgin.

Sex Offender Accused of Groping Woman on Brown Line

Sex Offender Accused of Groping Woman on Brown Line

Man alleged grabbed woman at Franklin Brown Line Stop.

Ebola Patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, Flew to Dallas Via D.C.

Ebola Patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, Flew to Dallas Via D.C.

The patient diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas has been identified as a Liberian man named Thomas Eric Duncan, health officials confirmed to NBC News and the Associated Press. He is believed to have flown to...

Mayor Frustrated by FAA's Lack of Backup Plan

Mayor Frustrated by FAA's Lack of Backup Plan

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday said the Federal Aviation Administration's primary local job is to get the area's radar facility -- heavily damaged nearly a week ago by a saboteur -- up and running...