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Train Crossing Stirs Up Frustration, School Tardies

Train Crossing Stirs Up Frustration, School Tardies

A single train crossing in Will County has the potential to make thousands of kids late for school, according to parents, a school official and bus drivers who spoke to NBC 5 Investigates. Read More

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Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018
Lawyers For Man Shot By CPD Say Evidence Withheld By City

Lawyers For Man Shot By CPD Say Evidence Withheld By City

Lawyers for a man shot two years ago by Chicago Police, say they have been surprised twice in the last week by 11th hour evidence which was never turned over by city attorneys. Read More

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Friday, Jan 12, 2018
Follow A Mysterious Chicago Police Chase From the Beginning

Follow A Mysterious Chicago Police Chase From the Beginning

Early in the morning of June 27, 2016, two Chicago police officers chased a Jeep, often at high speeds, for 12 blocks, until the Jeep crashed into another car, killing both drivers. It turned out that the driver of the Jeep... Read More

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Thursday, Jan 11, 2018
Months After Police Chase Tragedy, Questions Remain

Months After Police Chase Tragedy, Questions Remain

In the early morning hours last June 27th, Chicago police officer Jamie Jawor and her partner said they believed they had spotted a black Jeep Cherokee involved in a carjacking a few days before. They gave chase to that car,... Read More

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Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018
Exonerated Individuals Ask Court to Declare Their Innocence

Exonerated Individuals Ask Court to Declare Their Innocence

Fifteen Chicago men whose convictions were thrown out in November are now asking for formal certificates of innocence. Read More

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Monday, Jan 8, 2018
Chicago Police Sergeant Challenges Testing System as Rigged

Chicago Police Sergeant Challenges Testing System as Rigged

A longtime Chicago police sergeant is suing the city of Chicago and others, including Supt. Eddie Johnson, challenging the lieutenant’s promotion system as rigged on behalf of favored candidates. Read More

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Friday, Dec 29, 2017
City Data Reveals Surge in Chicago Carjackings

City Data Reveals Surge in Chicago Carjackings

A construction worker resting in his personal vehicle near a job site early Tuesday morning at Walton and State experienced what he calls the “scariest” moment of his life when he said a hooded man pointed a gun at him and... Read More

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Monday, Dec 11, 2017
Renowned Illinois Coach Banned From USA Gymnastics

Renowned Illinois Coach Banned From USA Gymnastics

The gymnastics community let out a collective “shock” and “disbelief” on Monday upon learning the news that former elite gymnast Todd Gardiner of the Illinois Gymnastics Institute and one of the most decorated Illinois coaches... Read More

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Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
Kratom: It's Legal, But Could it Be Deadly?

Kratom: It's Legal, But Could it Be Deadly?

Chances are you’ve never heard of a substance called Kratom. It is variously described as a dietary supplement, or an herb, or an outright drug. To many, it’s a miracle cure. Read More

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Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017
Computer Glitches Impact Illinois Families Waiting For Aid

Computer Glitches Impact Illinois Families Waiting For Aid

Concerned social workers and their clients tell NBC 5 Investigates a new computer system that is supposed to assist Illinois families could spoil the holidays for tens of thousands of residents who are applying for food and medical... Read More

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