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Wrigleyville, Lake View Homes Burglarized: Police

Wrigleyville, Lake View Homes Burglarized: Police

Police were warning North Side residents about a series of residential burglaries in the Wrigleyville and Lake View neighborhoods.

3 hours ago

New Legislative Inspector Was Prosecutor, Appellate Judge

New Legislative Inspector Was Prosecutor, Appellate Judge

The Illinois Legislative Ethics Commission has chosen a permanent inspector general to investigate complaints against lawmakers.

4 hours ago

1 Airlifted From Fire at Trailer in Beecher

1 Airlifted From Fire at Trailer in Beecher

One person was airlifted with severe burns from a fire at a trailer in south suburban Beecher early Wednesday, authorities said.

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 09:33 PM CST

Chicago Man Caught With 70 Kilos of Cocaine

Chicago Man Caught With 70 Kilos of Cocaine

A Chicagoan was charged with trafficking 70 kilograms of cocaine on Monday in the Southwest Suburbs.

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 07:28 PM CST

5 Chicago Bears Named to 2019 Pro Bowl

5 Chicago Bears Named to 2019 Pro Bowl

The NFL announced Tuesday evening that five Chicago Bears have been voted to the 2019 Pro Bowl.

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 07:07 PM CST

Sue the T. Rex Returns to Field Museum

Sue the T. Rex Returns to Field Museum

The new exhibit features video animations that show how Sue may have lived and died.

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 07:03 PM CST

How One Check Can Produce Millions for Politicians

How One Check Can Produce Millions for Politicians

Aug. 22, 2018, was a big day for arguably the most powerful politician in Illinois.

5 hours ago

Funerals Set for Chicago Police Officers Hit by Train

Funerals Set for Chicago Police Officers Hit by Train

Funeral services for two Chicago police officers who were struck and killed by a train this week while responding to a call of shots fired will be held Saturday, according to the church where they will be...

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 05:45 PM CST

Hinsdale District 86 Deals With Budget Cuts

Hinsdale District 86 Deals With Budget Cuts

When you think of high school sports you think of football and cheerleading. Now, those two activities and many more are in danger of disappearing at District 86 in Hinsdale.

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 05:27 PM CST

NBC 5 Shares Favorite Holiday Memories

NBC 5 Shares Favorite Holiday Memories

Happy Holidays from NBC 5! To get into the spirit, we asked the team to share their favorite holiday memories with you. Thank you for watching and hope you have a wonderful holiday season and Happy New Year!

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