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Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 10:30 PM CDT

CTU Says Strike is 'Overwhelmingly Certain'

CTU Says Strike is 'Overwhelmingly Certain'

The Chicago Teachers Union bargaining team said Tuesday evening that a strike Thursday is "overwhelmingly certain" after continuous negotiations have failed to reach an agreement.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 08:11 PM CDT

St. Charles Man Accused of Traveling to Meet Child for Sex

St. Charles Man Accused of Traveling to Meet Child for Sex

A St. Charles man is accused of going to a home with plans to have sex with a 15-year-old girl he met online in the west suburb.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 06:46 PM CDT

Could Chicagoans Soon See Pot Sold On Magnificent Mile?

Could Chicagoans Soon See Pot Sold On Magnificent Mile?

The city council is considering Mayor Lightfoot's revised zoning plan for recreational marijuana sales. NBC 5's Phil Rogers reports.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 06:50 PM CDT

5 Dumpsters, 1 Garage Set on Fire in Lincoln Park

5 Dumpsters, 1 Garage Set on Fire in Lincoln Park

Five dumpsters and a garage were set on fire Tuesday in Lincoln Park on the North Side.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 06:38 PM CDT

New "Cloud Buster' Attraction Opens at Navy Pier

New "Cloud Buster' Attraction Opens at Navy Pier

There's a new attraction for kids and adults at navy pier that is sure to give them a new perspective of our great city. Cloud Buster is a 37-foot-tall steel wire, and rope climbing structure. The climbable...

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 06:30 PM CDT

Boy With Cerebral Palsy Surprised By NFL Players

Boy With Cerebral Palsy Surprised By NFL Players

A suburban boy with cerebral palsy underwent a surprise of a lifetime. Bryson Jenkins recently served as honorary captain of a local youth football team and on Tuesday, he got big honors from some NFL players....

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 06:20 PM CDT

Sterling Bay Protest: A Call To Put Students Before Developers

Sterling Bay Protest: A Call To Put Students Before Developers

There was a rally Tuesday for more student funding ahead of the possible strike in the West Loop. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 05:50 PM CDT

With Promising Core, Chicago Bulls Set Sights on Playoffs

With Promising Core, Chicago Bulls Set Sights on Playoffs

Lauri Markkanen and Zach LaVine would love to showcase their skills before the home crowd when the All-Star Game returns to Chicago this season for the first time since Michael Jordan stole the spotlight in...

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 05:42 PM CDT

Pritzkers Release Partial Tax Returns

Pritzkers Release Partial Tax Returns

Gov. J.B. Pritzker and first lady M.K. Pritzker reported $6.2 million in income last year and paid $216,000 in Illinois taxes.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 04:49 PM CDT

Woman, Teen Killed in Shooting Outside Suburban Mall

Woman, Teen Killed in Shooting Outside Suburban Mall

An 18-year-old woman and 17-year-old boy both died days after they were shot last week in the parking lot of the River Oaks Center mall in south suburban Calumet City.

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