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NBC 5 Responds Archive

Aug 18, 2016

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

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Nov 13, 2018

Chicago Driver Recounts When KIA Burst Into Flames

Chicago Driver Recounts When KIA Burst Into Flames

On the eve of what was expected to be a Senate hearing about KIAs and Hyundais bursting into flames, both carmakers declined to attend. A Chicago driver says she’s sought answers to questions she’s...

Nov 9, 2018

Contractor Bilked Couple Out of Thousands

Contractor Bilked Couple Out of Thousands

In this edition of NBC 5 Responds, Lisa Parker meets a suburban family who say that they were preyed upon by a contractor who took advantage of their religious faith to bilk them out of thousands. The family is...

Nov 8, 2018

Consumers Cry Foul Over Kanye West's Shoe Company

Consumers Cry Foul Over Kanye West's Shoe Company

Kanye West's clothing company is generating controversy, as it's been slow to deliver on promised items, including Yeezy sneakers. NBC 5 Responds' Lisa Parker reports.

Nov 1, 2018

'Mystery Shopper' Scam Rears Its Ugly Head Again

'Mystery Shopper' Scam Rears Its Ugly Head Again

A new twist on an old scam, as a "mystery shopper" scheme is once again rearing its ugly head. The FTC is issuing a warning, and NBC 5 Responds' Lisa Parker is here to offer tips to protect you...

Oct 30, 2018

Nissan Sentra Owners Complain Over Transmission Issues, Being Left Stranded

Nissan Sentra Owners Complain Over Transmission Issues, Being Left Stranded

A Chicago couple hoped their car would take them smoothly into their retirement years but they say something under the Nissan Sentra's hood put a bump to their plan, and they're not alone.

Oct 25, 2018

Woman Says Jewelry Giant Tried to Pull Fast One--Twice

Woman Says Jewelry Giant Tried to Pull Fast One--Twice

Missing rings. A jewelry giant. And a Chicago woman who says they tried to pull a fast one -- twice! Lisa Parker reports.

Oct 25, 2018

Responds: Money Goes Back to Consumers

Responds: Money Goes Back to Consumers

There are three little letters that consumers need to know about when it comes to securing your information online, and big money is going back to Illinois mortgage customers after a company allegedly misled...

Oct 23, 2018

Air Bag Replacement Turns Controversial Following Series of Recalls

Air Bag Replacement Turns Controversial Following Series of Recalls

The disagreement between a car-maker and an airbag-maker has left some drivers nervous and in the dark. First, they were told their air bags should be replaced. Then, their car-maker tells them otherwise.

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What We Know About Gunman in Mercy Hospital Shooting

The man suspected of opening fire inside a Chicago hospital Monday, killing three people before he too was fatally shot, was fired from the Chicago Fire Department Academy in 2014, fire officials said.

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Law Enforcement From Around the Country Honor Hero Officer

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Trump Says No Penalty for Saudi Prince for Khashoggi Murder
Trump Says No Penalty for Saudi Prince for Khashoggi Murder

President Donald Trump declared Tuesday he would not further punish Saudi Arabia for the murder of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi — making clear in an exclamation-filled statement that the benefits of good...