Newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit at Bakersfield Memorial Hospital in California are getting a little extra love, from volunteer "cuddlers."
Despite being in the middle of the Democratic National Convention, Illinois Democrats have a race in mind aside from the run for president: Who will replace Gov. Bruce Rauner in 2018.
Five stories to know as you head out the door on Tuesday, July 26.
Lollapalooza kicks off in Grant Park Thursday, and preparations for the annual music festival are beginning. NBC 5's Susan Carlson reports.
First Lady Michelle Obama, Sen. Bernie Sanders, and many more spoke during the first night of the Democratic National Convention. NBC5's Mary Ann Ahern is in Philadelphia with more details.
One person was killed in a fiery crash on I-55 that shut down the expressway in both directions in Chicago Monday, authorities said. One man tells NBC5's Trina Orlando his story of surviving the horrific wreck.
A former high school basketball star from Chicago was shot and killed while visiting his hometown Monday. Regina Waldroup reports.
Dyamond Lindsey donated her kidney to a stranger in order to save her mother. NBC5's Katie Kim has the story.
A senior at Lane Tech High School in Chicago who spends her time coaching children with special needs on the soccer field got a heartwarming surprise from her mentees.
A 6-year-old girl who was seriously wounded in a shooting on Chicago’s South Side last week returned home to a celebration on Monday. Natalie Martinez reports.