It's a one-of-a-kind surgery that hadn't been performed at Northwestern Medicine...until now. NBC 5's Chris Hush spoke to the very first patient who underwent the surgery.
Two Chicagop police officers are being honored for saving a child from a burning car. NBC 5's Kye Martin has the story.
Students and faculty at Waukegan High School are in shock after a fight between two students led to a student being hospitalized with stab wounds.
A suburban school district has voted to give transgender students unrestricted access to locker rooms, with the vote coming after hundreds turned out for a tense and emotional debate.
Two men are in critical condition after police say they were shot while driving in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood on Thursday night.
Nurses at the University of Chicago Medical Center could go on strike for the second time this year, as the National Nurses Organizing Committee has given required notice of their intent to walk off the job...
In a surprising move, Illinois State Senate President John Cullerton has announced that he plans to retire after nearly four decades in the General Assembly.
Even Sean McVay realizes there’s a strong argument to be made that the Chicago Bears ended the Los Angeles Rams’ two seasons of offensive brilliance with their 15-6 victory at Soldier Field last season.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot remains optimistic that a bill designed to make the city more attractive to casino developers will eventually pass, despite the measure failing to come up for a vote during the veto...
The Chicago Cubs are still busy putting the finishing touches on new manager David Ross’ coaching staff, and he will reportedly be joined by one of his former Boston Red Sox teammates.
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