Oct 31, 2014

Jehovah's Witnesses to Pay $13.5M to Bible Teacher's Alleged Victim

Jehovah's Witnesses to Pay $13.5M to Bible Teacher's Alleged Victim

The National Organization for Jehovah's witnesses was ordered to pay $13.5 million to a San Diego man who says he was the childhood victim of “very aggressive abuse” at the hands of his Bible study

Oct 30, 2014

Carmelo Anthony Leads Knicks to 95-90 Win Over Cavaliers

Carmelo Anthony Leads Knicks to 95-90 Win Over Cavaliers

LeBron James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on...

Oct 31, 2014

1 Million Giants Fans Expected to Attend World Series Victory Parade

1 Million Giants Fans Expected to Attend World Series Victory Parade

An expected one million Giants fans will storm San Francisco Friday for a World Series victory parade. Crews spent Thursday putting the finishing touches on parade floats, setting up barricades and...

Oct 30, 2014

Years After Helmet Safety Study, High School Equipment Still Mixed

Years After Helmet Safety Study, High School Equipment Still Mixed

NBC5 Investigates asked for the helmet inventories of over 300 public and private high schools from throughout Chicago and the suburbs. That survey revealed over a dozen schools using lower-rated helmets, which...

Oct 30, 2014

Wallenda Says Biggest Challenge is Overcoming Fear

Wallenda Says Biggest Challenge is Overcoming Fear

Nik Wallenda spent time in Chicago Thursday, 600 feet below his precarious position set for Sunday.

Oct 30, 2014

Wintry Weather Changing Halloween Plans

Wintry Weather Changing Halloween Plans

The Halloween forecast has some changing their holiday plans. Lauren Jiggetts reports.

Oct 30, 2014

Decision 2014 - Complete Coverage Tuesday

Decision 2014 - Complete Coverage Tuesday

As soon as the polls close, NBC 5 News is your source for Decision 2014 election results.

Oct 30, 2014

Family: Latest MRI Shows "Dainty Warrior" Cancer-Free

Family: Latest MRI Shows "Dainty Warrior" Cancer-Free

The mother of a 4-year-old Chicago girl known as the “Dainty Warrior” says her daughter's latest MRI results indicate she is free of cancer.

Oct 30, 2014

FBI Agents Posed as Repairmen to Ensnare Alleged Gambling Ring

FBI Agents Posed as Repairmen to Ensnare Alleged Gambling Ring

Lawyers are crying foul after FBI agents went undercover as computer repairmen in a July sting to catch members of an illegal betting ring operating out of a high-roller suite at a Las Vegas casino, NBC...

Oct 31, 2014

Years After Helmet Safety Study, School Equipment Still Mixed

Years After Helmet Safety Study, School Equipment Still Mixed

It’s a hallmark of autumn in America: high school football, played under Friday-night lights on crisp fall evenings, the smack of shoulder pads mingling with the cadences of cheerleaders, and the roar of...

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No Trick: High Winds, Snow Forecast for Halloween

No Trick: High Winds, Snow Forecast for Halloween

Looks like Mother Nature still has a trick up her sleeve for Halloween.

Wallenda Says Biggest Challenge is Overcoming Fear

Wallenda Says Biggest Challenge is Overcoming Fear

Nik Wallenda spent time in Chicago Thursday, 600 feet below his precarious position set for Sunday.

Family: Latest MRI Shows "Dainty Warrior" Cancer-Free

Family: Latest MRI Shows "Dainty Warrior" Cancer-Free

The mother of a 4-year-old Chicago girl known as the “Dainty Warrior” says her daughter's latest MRI results indicate she is free of cancer.

Waukegan Teachers Approve New Contract

Waukegan Teachers Approve New Contract

Waukegan teachers voted "overwhelmingly" to approve a three-year deal with the school district Thursday, ending a month-long strike in the north suburban community and sending students back to the classroom...

Trooper Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Captured After Manhunt

Trooper Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Captured After Manhunt

Eric Frein, who became the most wanted man in Pennsylvania when he allegedly gunned down two state troopers in an ambush, has been captured following a nearly two-month manhunt in the woods surrounding...

Years After Helmet Safety Study, School Equipment Still Mixed

Years After Helmet Safety Study, School Equipment Still Mixed

It’s a hallmark of autumn in America: high school football, played under Friday-night lights on crisp fall evenings, the smack of shoulder pads mingling with the cadences of cheerleaders, and the roar of...