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Friday, Aug 31, 2018
New Law Toughens Penalties for Impaired Wrong-Way Drivers

New Law Toughens Penalties for Impaired Wrong-Way Drivers

Drunk driving the wrong way on Illinois roadways is now a felony. Read More

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Thursday, Aug 30, 2018
No OSHA Violations as Chicago Water Plant Before Explosion

No OSHA Violations as Chicago Water Plant Before Explosion

NBC 5 Investigates has been looking into the timeline of the collapse and rescues. We've also learned there have been no OSHA violations at the plant. NBC 5's Phil Rogers reports.

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Thursday, Aug 30, 2018
More Than 9,000 Crashes on Ill. Roads Caused by Debris

More Than 9,000 Crashes on Ill. Roads Caused by Debris

Seventeen people have been killed in crashes caused by debris on Illinois roadways, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation’s most recent data. Read More

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Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018
Convicted Killer Makes New Bid For Freedom

Convicted Killer Makes New Bid For Freedom

Carl Williams has literally grown up in prison. Read More

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Tuesday, Aug 28, 2018
Bulletproof Backpacks Considered by Parents

Bulletproof Backpacks Considered by Parents

With more than 20 school shootings so far in 2018, keeping your children safe in the classroom has become a familiar and difficult conversation for parents. NBC 5 Investigates as some consider getting their children bulletproof backpacks.   

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Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018
Bulletproof Backpacks Considered by Parents

Bulletproof Backpacks Considered by Parents

In addition to drills and heightened security, there’s one more line of defense parents can send their kids to school with: bulletproof backpacks. Read More

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Monday, Aug 20, 2018
Illinois School Resource Officers to Undergo Training

Illinois School Resource Officers to Undergo Training

Police officers in Illinois who are assigned to protect school children and patrol school hallways will soon be required to undergo new youth-specific training. Read More

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Thursday, Aug 9, 2018
Is This Chicago Building a Spy Hub for the NSA?

Is This Chicago Building a Spy Hub for the NSA?

A concrete, windowless fortress in Chicago’s West Loop is one of a handful of buildings in major U.S. cities that serve as spy hubs for the National Security Agency, according to a recent report.   

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Thursday, Aug 9, 2018
See the Windowless Building Reported to be an NSA Spy Hub

See the Windowless Building Reported to be an NSA Spy Hub

This concrete, windowless fortress in Chicago’s West Loop is one of a handful of buildings in major U.S. cities that serve as spy hubs for the National Security Agency, The Intercept reported.

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Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018
Chicago Building is Spy Hub for NSA: Report

Chicago Building is Spy Hub for NSA: Report

A concrete, windowless fortress in Chicago’s West Loop is one of a handful of buildings in major U.S. cities that serve as spy hubs for the National Security Agency, The Intercept reported. Read More

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