10/03/14: NBC Chicago's Regina Waldroup was outside Hot Doug's Friday morning talking to hot dog and sausage lovers hoping to get in on the last of the action.
Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced Thursday plans for an expansion that would include a new, 400-seat theater.
Chicago literally waited until summer's last gasp to put on one of the best music festivals of the season featuring the biggest hip hop acts the city has ever produced.
The awards, given annually since 1981, are doled out over a five-year period. This year's class brings the number of recipients to more than 900.
In what he predicted will be "the most incredible tightrope walk of my career,” daredevil Nik Wallenda announced Tuesday he will walk between two skyscrapers on Nov. 2 across the Chicago River.
When it comes to party schools in the Midwest, Illinois can't hold a candle to Wisconsin -- at least, according to Playboy magazine.
Academy Award-nominee and Emmy Award-winning actor talks about his new independent film, his roughly 10 years in Chicago and his talk at Chicago Ideas Week on the NBC 5 NEWS at NOON on May 30, 2014.
Beyonce had a lot on her plate Friday, including some vegan cuisine from a Chicago area restaurant.
The Windy City came in 8th place and was the only U.S. city on the list.
In a new list of the 101 best pizzas in America, seven Chicago spots got its slice of the pie.