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Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
CPD Fights Officer's Firing After Deadly Chase

CPD Fights Officer's Firing After Deadly Chase

The Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) is recommending the firing of a Chicago police officer involved in a pursuit which led to a deadly crash. But superintendent Eddie Johnson is challenging COPA's findings, and it... Read More

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Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019
Obstacle Course Shows Dangers of Distracted Driving

Obstacle Course Shows Dangers of Distracted Driving

These days drivers may be tempted by countless distractions while behind the wheel. But if you think you can safely text and drive, think again. Read More

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Friday, Jul 12, 2019
Audio: CPD Officer Being Chased by Ind. Cops Topped 110 MPH

Audio: CPD Officer Being Chased by Ind. Cops Topped 110 MPH

A top Chicago police officer was the center of a police chase in Indiana that topped speeds of 110 mph, audio recordings obtained by NBC 5 Investigates revealed. Read More

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Thursday, Jul 11, 2019
Investigates: Driver in Alleged Hit-and-Run Appears in Court

Investigates: Driver in Alleged Hit-and-Run Appears in Court

A hit and run crash that left a little girl fighting for her life was back in the spotlight Thursday as the man accused in the crash appeared in court. NBC 5 Investigates' Chris Coffey has the details on why this isn't the first time we've seen the defendant in a courtroom. 

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Wednesday, Jul 10, 2019
Driver Charged After Child With Disabilities Was Left on Bus

Driver Charged After Child With Disabilities Was Left on Bus

A Chicago day care is under investigation and a convicted felon working as a school bus driver has been charged months after a mother reported her 4-year-old son with disabilities was left on a bus in the middle of brutally... Read More

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Monday, Jul 8, 2019
Handicapped Parking Sold to the Highest Bidder?

Handicapped Parking Sold to the Highest Bidder?

Handicapped parking spaces are wide, close to elevators and may even boost your property’s value. But are these accessible spots located in Chicago apartment buildings being used by the people they were designed for? Read More

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Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019
Burr Oak Scandal 10 Years Later

Burr Oak Scandal 10 Years Later

Ten years ago, Chicago-area residents woke up to a story that sounded like the plot line of their worst nightmare. Read More

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Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019
Member of Lightfoot’s Security Charged With Domestic Battery

Member of Lightfoot’s Security Charged With Domestic Battery

A Chicago police officer assigned to Mayor Lori Lightfoot's security detail was arrested and charged with domestic battery on Monday, according to documents obtained by NBC 5 Investigates. Read More

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Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019
Protect Yourself From Criminals: Don't Blow Off Computer Updates

Protect Yourself From Criminals: Don't Blow Off Computer Updates

Cyber security expert Nick Percoco says that the easiest way to protect yourself from cyber criminals is to make sure you download the latest updates for your cell, apps or computer. Read More

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Friday, Jun 28, 2019
One Year Later, Residents Question Foxconn Commitment

One Year Later, Residents Question Foxconn Commitment

President Trump said it would be the "8th Wonder of the World." But one year later, some Wisconsin residents say they aren't convinced they'll ever see the promised investment by the electronics giant Foxconn. Read More

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