Today, the officer accused of killing Laquan McDonald appeared in court and took the witness stand, the first time that Jason Van Dyke has testified about the case in court. NBC 5’s Regina Waldroup has...
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 06:23 PM CDT
Lawmakers to Stay in Springfield if No Budget Deal Reached
There is a fight brewing in Jackson Park, as citizens are fighting back against a proposal to expand a golf course. That expansion would impact a local dog park that residents use on a regular basis. NBC...
Every year, the Chicago Automobile Trade Association holds barbecues at car dealerships across the city to help raise money for the USO, and in today’s Making a Difference, NBC 5’s LeeAnn Trotter has...
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 05:01 PM CDT
Powerball Sales Spike as Game is Set to Leave Illinois
Lottery players are grabbing Powerball tickets for what could be the final time, as Illinois’ continued state budget crisis is causing the popular game to no longer offer tickets to Illinois residents. NBC...
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 12:28 PM CDT
After Cubs Loss, Montero Criticizes Pitcher Jake Arrieta
A federal judge in Chicago is scheduled to consider a request by lawyers for Medicaid recipients that she order Illinois to start paying $1 billion a month for four months even as it enters a third year without...
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 11:54 AM CDT
Man Tied Up, Beaten During Logan Square Home Invasion