A round of storms moved into the Chicago area Monday evening, breaking the days-long heat wave but bringing heavy rain and flooding throughout the region.
A Joliet man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually assaulting his young son’s teenage babysitter while she was sleeping at his home.
Temperatures near the lakefront fell nearly 20 degrees in 30 minutes--and shortly after the rain began to fall, causing uncertainty over the start time for the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.
A man died two days after receiving blows from a liquor store security guard near the border of the Chatham and Park Manor neighborhoods on the South Side.
An Indiana police officer is getting national praise for pulling over a slow driver.
A 23-year-old woman is charged with killing a man Friday morning at a North Park neighborhood home on the Northwest Side.
A 9-year-old boy was killed and his mother and sibling were seriously injured Saturday night in a hit-and-run crash in southwest suburban Burbank.
Chicago Public Schools announced a new partnership Monday, hoping a change in the city's school system culture will prevail to protect children from sexual abuse. NBC 5's Patrick Fazio reports.
Chicago's Old Post Office has been empty for 20 years. Now, it is a portion of the huge three-block building that will soon become new offices for Walgreens. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern has the details.
A mother is now turning her personal tragedy into a safer future for student athletes. Tedora Brown's 13-year-old son died of an undiagnosed heart disease after collapsing on a basketball court. NBC 5's Sabrina...
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