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Saturday, Oct 1, 2016

Giants Outfielder Caught on Video Body Slamming Fan on Field

Giants Outfielder Caught on Video Body Slamming Fan on Field

Giants left fielder Angel Pagan body-slammed a fan who ran into the outfield at AT&T Park during the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night. The man first approached catcher Buster Posey,...

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

A New Plan For Old Michael Reese Hospital in Bronzeville

A New Plan For Old Michael Reese Hospital in Bronzeville

The site sat unused for nearly 10 years, but the city has big plans to develop the old hospital in the city's Bronzeville. NBC 5's Michelle Relerford reports.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

'Stranger Things' Gets Even More Nostalgic In 8-Bit Homage

'Stranger Things' Gets Even More Nostalgic In 8-Bit Homage

If Netflix's wildly popular "Stranger Things" gets you yearning for the most memorable artifacts of the '80s, just wait until you see this 8-bit video-game-themed tribute.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

2 Arrests, Some Schools Closed Amid Clown Threats in Ohio

2 Arrests, Some Schools Closed Amid Clown Threats in Ohio

Two people were arrested and some Ohio schools were closed Friday amid a rash of reported threats involving clowns against students in three suburban Cincinnati districts.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

Crime on 606 Trail Rarely Solved, Investigation Shows

Crime on 606 Trail Rarely Solved, Investigation Shows

Since the 2015 opening of Chicago’s 606 Trail, 175 crimes have been reported in its direct vicinity—and only one in every 10 cases are closed, according to an NBC 5 investigation.

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Man Arrested for Wearing Clear Plastic Wrap Bikini on NJ Beach

Man Arrested for Wearing Clear Plastic Wrap Bikini on NJ Beach

A 59-year-old man who wore a bikini fashioned out of see-through plastic wrap on a New Jersey beach is facing a criminal charge. Beach Haven police said Stephen Wojciehowski spent two days on a Long Beach...

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

Charlotte Police to Release Full Keith Scott Shooting Video

Charlotte Police to Release Full Keith Scott Shooting Video

Police in Charlotte say they will release all of the dashcam and body camera video from the fatal shooting of a black man that sparked in riots in the city. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department issued a...

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

7 Hawaii Bee Species Are First Bees To Make Endangered List

7 Hawaii Bee Species Are First Bees To Make Endangered List

Federal authorities added seven yellow-faced bee species, Hawaii's only native bees, for protection under the Endangered Species Act Friday, a first for any bees in the United States.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

Medical Experts Weigh in on Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths

Medical Experts Weigh in on Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths

Medical experts are offering insight after an autopsy report revealed two sisters who were found dead while vacationing on a tropical African island suffered from fluid in their lungs, a rare condition commonly...

Friday, Sep 30, 2016

Football Players Help Coach Stand During National Anthem

Football Players Help Coach Stand During National Anthem

Some suburban high school football players helped their wheelchair-bound coach stand during the national anthem before Friday night’s game.

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

2 Dead, 15 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

The first 12 hours of Chicago’s weekend saw a teen girl and man killed, along with at least 15 other people were wounded — several critically — in shootings on the South and West sides, police said.

Crime on 606 Trail Rarely Solved, Investigation Shows

Crime on 606 Trail Rarely Solved, Investigation Shows

Since the 2015 opening of Chicago’s 606 Trail, 175 crimes have been reported in its direct vicinity—and only one in every 10 cases are closed, according to an NBC 5 investigation.

Obama Hosts Early Illinois Supporters at White House Party

Obama Hosts Early Illinois Supporters at White House Party

On Friday night, President and Mrs. Obama hosted a reception at the White House for Illinois supporters who were among the first to support his 2008 campaign for president.

School Bus Driver Shot on Chicago's West Side: Police

School Bus Driver Shot on Chicago's West Side: Police

A school bus driver was shot on the West Side of Chicago, authorities said Friday.

Clinton Wins Endorsements, But They May Not Hold Much Sway

Clinton Wins Endorsements, But They May Not Hold Much Sway

If newspaper endorsements equaled victory, Clinton would be in line for a historic landslide. She has been endorsed by dozens of papers ranging from such expected backers as The New York Times to such...

Maddon Responds to Players' Criticism of Managing Tactics

Maddon Responds to Players' Criticism of Managing Tactics

A day after Jake Arrieta and Miguel Montero criticized Joe Maddon's tactics, the Chicago Cubs manager responded to the critiques on Thursday.