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Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
Route 53 Extension Plan Would Impact Hundreds in Lake County

Route 53 Extension Plan Would Impact Hundreds in Lake County

Hundreds of Lake County homeowners are once again facing the real prospect of a very specific “not-in-my-back-yard” issue. Read More

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Friday, Jun 8, 2018
After School Program Abuse Lawsuit Settled

After School Program Abuse Lawsuit Settled

The court battle is over for 19 men who sued the Chicago Board of Education and United Airlines over allegations that they were sexually abused as children by an afterschool program mentor in the 1990s. Read More

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Friday, Jun 1, 2018
Service Dog Trainer Took Off With Cash Donations: Family

Service Dog Trainer Took Off With Cash Donations: Family

A suburban community tried to do a good thing by raising about $11,000 to help a little girl. But months later there is nothing to show for all of their donations. Read More

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Thursday, May 31, 2018
Renters Squeezed by Housing Costs Across Chicago and Suburbs

Renters Squeezed by Housing Costs Across Chicago and Suburbs

If you live in Greater Chicago and are struggling to keep up with rent costs, you are not alone. NBC 5 Investigates reviewed census data and found dozens of neighorhoods across the city and suburbs with large percentages of... Read More

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Is Another Watts-Related Case Beginning to Unravel?

Is Another Watts-Related Case Beginning to Unravel?

After more than ten years in prison, Anthony McDaniels says he should now be set free because the only officers who convicted him are too tainted to be called as witnesses. Read More

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Thousands in Campaign Funds Spent Sans Explanation: Records

Thousands in Campaign Funds Spent Sans Explanation: Records

Four times a year, candidates running for office in Illinois are required to file campaign disclosure forms, with all expenditures over $150 accounted for - but anything less doesn't have to be itemized. Read More

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
FDA Steps Up Action Against Kratom Distributors

FDA Steps Up Action Against Kratom Distributors

The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters against three marketers of the drug kratom, a natural remedy hailed as a miracle cure by some, but branded as dangerous by the federal government. NBC 5's Phil Rogers reports.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
FDA Steps Up Action Against Kratom Distributors

FDA Steps Up Action Against Kratom Distributors

The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters against three marketers of the drug kratom, a natural remedy hailed as a miracle cure by some, but branded as dangerous by the federal government. Read More

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
2018 is the Age of Bots: Cyber Expert

2018 is the Age of Bots: Cyber Expert

Need legal advice? Returning that shirt? Want to talk to a therapist? There’s a bot for that. Read More

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Monday, May 21, 2018
Underage Rideshare: Too Young to Ride—But Doing it Anyway

Underage Rideshare: Too Young to Ride—But Doing it Anyway

What could be simpler than ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft, which give mom and dad a low-cost alternative to child hauling? Trip to the movies? Call them an Uber! Staying late for band practice? Lyft will get them home! Read More

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