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Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019
Biggest Takeaways From IG Report on Laquan McDonald Shooting

Biggest Takeaways From IG Report on Laquan McDonald Shooting

The long-secret Inspector General’s report released Wednesday by the city of Chicago reveals a highly critical look at police officers involved in the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald, particularly Jason Van Dyke, who the... Read More

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Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019
Interpreter who Helped Illinois Soldiers Still Waiting to Enter US

Interpreter who Helped Illinois Soldiers Still Waiting to Enter US

A man in Iraq who assisted US soldiers during the Iraq War said he is still waiting for the opportunity to give his family a better life in Illinois. Read More

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Monday, Sep 30, 2019
Unsolved Murders: Sister Searches For Answers in Brother's Murder

Unsolved Murders: Sister Searches For Answers in Brother's Murder

NBC 5 Investigates a murder mystery in a quiet neighborhood on Chicago's Northwest Side. The victim was described as an elderly man with a heart of gold. Rob Stafford reports. 

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Monday, Sep 30, 2019
Unsolved Murders: Man With a Heart Of Gold

Unsolved Murders: Man With a Heart Of Gold

It was an early morning fire that alarmed residents in a quiet Chicago Northwest neighborhood but what they discovered after was even more disturbing- one of their neighbors had been brutally murdered. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 26, 2019
Don't Try and Beat the Train: Pedestrian Deaths on the Rise in Illinois

Don't Try and Beat the Train: Pedestrian Deaths on the Rise in Illinois

On average, a person is hit by a train every ten days in Illinois. It's a number which alarms railroad officials, but one which only the public can reduce. Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019
12-Year-Old Boy With Special Needs Returns to School

12-Year-Old Boy With Special Needs Returns to School

A boy with autism who is involved in a legal battle with Chicago Public Schools has returned to the suburban therapeutic school where his family and supporters said he made considerable progress in recent years. Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019
Chicago Officers Save Addicts Who Once Were Arrested

Chicago Officers Save Addicts Who Once Were Arrested

Cook County Sheriff's Police recently marked their 28th save with the heroin antidote Narcan in less than two years. The same officers who used to arrest heroin users, are now saving their lives. Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019
City of Chicago Announces Changes to Preschool Funding

City of Chicago Announces Changes to Preschool Funding

After a rocky rollout of Chicago’s Preschool For All program, the city has announced it is revising the funding for this school year. Read More

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Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019
Aviation Official Resigns After Residency Questions

Aviation Official Resigns After Residency Questions

One of Chicago’s top Department of Aviation officials has resigned after NBC 5 Investigates began asking questions about where he lived. Read More

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Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019
A Look Back at the Rare History of CTA Train Collisions

A Look Back at the Rare History of CTA Train Collisions

Collisions between CTA trains are rare, NBC 5 Investigates has found, with just four in the past 18 years and none in nearly six years. Until Tuesday. Read More

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