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Monday, Sep 23, 2019
Army Reservist Sues Suburban Fire District for Alleged Retaliation

Army Reservist Sues Suburban Fire District for Alleged Retaliation

A suburban firefighter who also serves in the Army Reserves is suing his civilian employer for alleged retaliation and defamation. He is also seeking back pay. Read More

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Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019
Special Needs Student's Education on Hold During Legal Battle

Special Needs Student's Education on Hold During Legal Battle

A young boy’s world continues to be impacted by obstacles in a year marked by grief, change and uncertainty. Now he is unable to attend a school where his supporters said he made progress. Read More

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Friday, Sep 6, 2019
Water Issue Concerns Residents in Western Suburb

Water Issue Concerns Residents in Western Suburb

Residents in a western suburb claim their clothes and appliances are getting ruined by an ongoing water issue. NBC 5's Chris Coffey explains.

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Friday, Sep 6, 2019
Residents Concerned by Discolored Water in Western Suburb

Residents Concerned by Discolored Water in Western Suburb

Concerned residents in west suburban Western Springs said their clothing, bathroom fixtures and appliances are getting ruined by an ongoing municipal water issue. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 5, 2019
Chicago's Austin Residents Welcome County Patrols

Chicago's Austin Residents Welcome County Patrols

Cook County officers have deployed in Chicago's Austin neighborhood, inside the City of Chicago which is traditionally the turf of Chicago Police. They say the result has been overwhelmingly positive. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 5, 2019
NBC 5 Wins, City Loses in Court's Shooting Records Decision

NBC 5 Wins, City Loses in Court's Shooting Records Decision

The Illinois Appellate Court has ruled that the Chicago Police Department is improperly withholding public documents involving how police shot and killed 16-year-old Warren Robinson in July 2014. The unanimous decision said... Read More

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Friday, Aug 30, 2019
Man Banned From A Neighborhood After Repeated Arrests

Man Banned From A Neighborhood After Repeated Arrests

A 41 year old man has been arrested so many times in the Andersonville neighborhood, a Cook County judge ordered him to stay out. But he was arrested again. Read More

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Friday, Aug 30, 2019
Man Banned From Chicago's Andersonville Neighborhood

Man Banned From Chicago's Andersonville Neighborhood

One man has been banned from an Andersonville neighborhood following multiple arrests. NBC 5's Phil Rogers explains.   

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Wednesday, Aug 28, 2019
Gun Owners Face Concealed Carry Setbacks

Gun Owners Face Concealed Carry Setbacks

Gun owners in Illinois are facing big setbacks as they try to obtain, or renew, concealed carry permits, but why? NBC 5 Investigates' Chris Coffey has the story. 

Investigations
Wednesday, Aug 28, 2019
Illinois Gun Owners Face Concealed Carry Setbacks

Illinois Gun Owners Face Concealed Carry Setbacks

People who are seeking to legally conceal their guns in Illinois face longer processing times, in part, due to a lack of adequate staffing to handle renewals and new applications. Read More

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