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Woman Says Explosives Were Used in

Woman Says Explosives Were Used in "Dibs" Attack

A Logan Square woman heading to work found her car destroyed -- inside and out -- and suspects "dibs"... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Could Chicago Learn From Montreal's Snow Removal System?

Could Chicago Learn From Montreal's Snow Removal System?

Following last weekend’s historic Chicago blizzard, the area’s cleanup efforts have come under fire as residents... Read »

Feb 5, 2015

Dogs in the Snow

A blizzard on Feb. 2, 2015, dumped several inches of snow on the ground, and dogs in the Chicago area had a blast... View »

Feb 1, 2015

Your Snowman Photos

An intense winter storm dropped several inches of snow on the Chicago area throughout the day on Sunday, Feb. 1,... View »

Feb 1, 2015
Lake Effect Snow Mingles With Bitter Cold

Lake Effect Snow Mingles With Bitter Cold

The Wind Chill Advisory has lifted, but Chicago continues to experience bitter cold temperatures with wind chill... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
Wind Chill Advisory Takes Effect

Wind Chill Advisory Takes Effect

Saturday could be the coldest Valentine's Day on record as temperatures plunge to the single digits with wind chill... Watch »

Feb 14, 2015
Removal of

Removal of "Dibs" Begins Friday

Crews from the Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation will begin collecting “street obstructions” items –... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Boston Transit Chief Steps Down Under Fire for Snow Response

Boston Transit Chief Steps Down Under Fire for Snow Response

Boston's regional transit chief Dr. Beverly Scott is stepping down, effective April 11, amid criticism of how her... Watch »

Feb 11, 2015
Winter Storm Warning in Effect for NW Indiana

Winter Storm Warning in Effect for NW Indiana

Heavy snow is in the forecast Thursday for parts of northern Indiana and southwest Michigan, and a Winter Storm... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Slight Warm-Up Before Bitter Cold Sets In

Slight Warm-Up Before Bitter Cold Sets In

Temperatures will warm up to the low to mid-20s Friday before an arctic wave moves in Saturday, which could make for... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Boston Sets Snowfall Record

Boston Sets Snowfall Record

Boston has set a record for the most snow recorded in a 30-day period — and more is on the way. The National Weath... Read »

Feb 10, 2015
How to Keep Pets Safe in Cold Weather

How to Keep Pets Safe in Cold Weather

In the midst of a brutal winter blast, Chicago area residents will also need to take extra precautions to keep their... Watch »

Jan 6, 2015
City Deploys 650 Plows to Side Streets

City Deploys 650 Plows to Side Streets

The deployment morning included 313 snow plows and salt spreaders and 333 pieces of heavy equipment. Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
Bitter Blast Descends During Thursday Snow Reprieve

Bitter Blast Descends During Thursday Snow Reprieve

There's a break in the snow Thursday, but temperatures are going to struggle to reach even double digits. Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
City Rents Equipment to Help Clear Snow

City Rents Equipment to Help Clear Snow

Chicago's Department of Streets and Sanitation on Wednesday morning deployed 650 pieces of snow-fighting equipment. Watch »

Feb 4, 2015
Illinois Has Slightly Cooler, Drier January Than Average

Illinois Has Slightly Cooler, Drier January Than Average

This January ranked the 53rd coldest on record. January 2014 was the 16th coldest on record. Read »

Feb 3, 2015

Chicago Blizzard by the Numbers

Chicago's historic blizzard by the numbers. View »

Feb 2, 2015
Storm Ranks as City's Fifth Snowiest

Storm Ranks as City's Fifth Snowiest

Sunday was the snowiest February 1 Chicago has ever seen, and the storm dropped enough snow to rank it as the fifth... Read »

Feb 2, 2015
Car Tips for Cold Weather

Car Tips for Cold Weather

This week's cold weather has kept vehicle and car services busy. NBC Chicago's Lauren Jiggetts reports on how to... Watch »

Jan 8, 2015
7 Tips To Stay Safe While Shoveling

7 Tips To Stay Safe While Shoveling

From digging out cars to clearing driveways and sidewalks, the snow needs to be shoveled, but doctors warn such... Read »

Feb 1, 2015
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