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NBC 5 Responds Archive

NBC 5 Responds Archive

Friday, Mar 16, 2018

Cars Speckled With Mystery Paint Lead to Action From Owners

Cars Speckled With Mystery Paint Lead to Action From Owners

Every weekday morning, one by one, employees at a downtown Chicago hospital, park their cars in a parking lot on the corner of Wood and Jackson streets in the city.

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018

Patient Questions Insurance Coverage After Hip Replacement

Patient Questions Insurance Coverage After Hip Replacement

The sharp pain in Glenn Laken’s hip came “out-of-the-blue” last summer. The health-conscious Chicago resident soon found himself unable to walk.

Monday, Feb 5, 2018

Rancher Ropes Refund After Moving Truck Experience

Rancher Ropes Refund After Moving Truck Experience

Stanley Robinson of Markham has been wishing his guests at the Silver Stallion Ranch “happy trails” for more than twenty years. But the same could not be said for his recent experience with a moving truck during...

Friday, Feb 2, 2018

Postal Worker Suspected of Stealing $500 in Gift Cards

Postal Worker Suspected of Stealing $500 in Gift Cards

At least one postal worker is suspected of stealing $500 in gift cards that a Lincolnshire grandmother mailed to her granddaughters last August.

Thursday, Jan 18, 2018

Family Struggles to Undo Damage By Telemarketing Call

Family Struggles to Undo Damage By Telemarketing Call

A northwest suburban family’s struggle to undo the damage by an automated telemarketing call.

Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018

High School Student Loses $1,200 in New Gift Card Scam

High School Student Loses $1,200 in New Gift Card Scam

Enyaeva Michelin, 17, has been saving her hard-earned money for three years to surprise her parents with the ultimate Christmas gift: a car, to help the Evanston family of five get around.

Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018

Suburban Couple Stood Up in Seattle During Family Emergency

Suburban Couple Stood Up in Seattle During Family Emergency

A suburban Chicago couple who rushed across the country during a family emergency found themselves stood up in Seattle after signing a short-term apartment lease, then spent weeks trying to recover their...

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017

Driver Accuses Carmaker of Failing to Warn of Defect

Driver Accuses Carmaker of Failing to Warn of Defect

Sue Winters loves her 2011 VW Tiguan so much that she affectionately named it “Ethel” -- as in Lucy and Ethel. So when Sue found “Ethel,” a relatively new car, dead in the driveway this summer, it came as a bit...

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017

Water Bill Almost Sinks Kankakee Gymnastics Business

Water Bill Almost Sinks Kankakee Gymnastics Business

It was the type of bill that could have broken the family business.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017

Are There Sneaky Fees on Your Gas Bill?

Are There Sneaky Fees on Your Gas Bill?

Lisa Meyers and Susan Spacone are the first to admit they don’t routinely examine their monthly Nicor Gas bills. But that all changed after the women recently noticed mysterious charges for services they insist...

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Murdered SIU Student 'Can Now Rest in Peace,' Mother Says
Murdered SIU Student 'Can Now Rest in Peace,' Mother Says

Lovely Varughese’s quest for justice took four and a half years. But the jury took just seven hours to convict Gaege Bethune of murdering her son Pravin.

Duo Flees CPD Before Crashing SUV into Niles Cops, 1 Hurt
Duo Flees CPD Before Crashing SUV into Niles Cops, 1 Hurt

Two teenage boys were arrested early Saturday after fleeing Chicago Police on the Northwest Side and crashing into a pair of squad cars in north suburban Niles, leaving an officer injured.

Blackhawks Finish Selections in 2018 NHL Draft
Blackhawks Finish Selections in 2018 NHL Draft

The Chicago Blackhawks have wrapped up the 2018 NHL Draft after selecting a total of eight players, including six on Saturday.

Illinois Man Flees Police, Banned From Motorcycle
Illinois Man Flees Police, Banned From Motorcycle

After a biker posted video of himself on YouTube fleeing police at 140 MPH on a motorcycle, he was busted and has now received his punishment.

Lawmakers, Demonstrators Want Immigrant Families Reunited
Lawmakers, Demonstrators Want Immigrant Families Reunited

Democratic lawmakers on Saturday said they aren't convinced the Trump administration had any real plan to reunite immigrant families caught along the southwest border, while demonstrators gathered to protest the...

Use of Force Expert Testifies in LeGrier Shooting Case
Use of Force Expert Testifies in LeGrier Shooting Case

Emmanuel Kapelsohn is an expert in police use of force. He testified Friday that officer Robert Rialmo, although he did not have non-lethal tools at his disposal, still did the right thing when he shot...