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Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 06:52 PM CDT

Hispanic Artist Raises Cultural Awareness Through Art in Chicago

Hispanic Artist Raises Cultural Awareness Through Art in Chicago

In honor of September's Hispanic Heritage Month, NBC 5's Anayeli Ruiz has the details on a local Puerto Rican artist who is making sure low-income teenagers learn about their culture.

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 06:27 PM CDT

CTA Bus Drivers Demand More Protection Amidst Recent Attacks

CTA Bus Drivers Demand More Protection Amidst Recent Attacks

Bus drivers in the Chicago area are pushing for tougher action against people who attack them on the job. NBC 5's Christian Farr has the details on the possible new security measures.

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 07:22 PM CDT

Cubs Can Clinch Playoff Spot Monday Night

Cubs Can Clinch Playoff Spot Monday Night

If the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night, they could potentially accomplish something that they never have.

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 05:41 PM CDT

Local Runner Races Chicago Marathon for the 25th Time

Local Runner Races Chicago Marathon for the 25th Time

The 41st running of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is just two weeks away and this local Chicago-area runner is more than ready to compete for the 25th time. NBC 5's Alex Maragos has his story.

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 05:55 PM CDT

Six Flags St. Louis Dares Visitors to a 30-Hour Coffin Challenge

Six Flags St. Louis Dares Visitors to a 30-Hour Coffin Challenge

The Six Flags in St. Louis, Missouri is challenging dwellers during the theme park’s Fright Fest 2018, to spend 30 hours straight inside a coffin in celebration of their ‘30 Years of Screams.’

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 05:52 PM CDT

Woman Says She Contracted Legionnaires' Disease in Chicago

Woman Says She Contracted Legionnaires' Disease in Chicago

A woman who stayed a downtown hotel on a trip to Chicago said she was unknowingly exposed to a dangerous bacteria during her stay.

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 05:36 PM CDT

Driver Sought in Fatal Hit-and-Run on Chicago's North Side

Driver Sought in Fatal Hit-and-Run on Chicago's North Side

Police released a photo of the vehicle suspected in a fatal hit-and-run crash Sunday evening on the North Side.

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 05:54 PM CDT

Search For Chicago's 2018 Official Christmas Tree Underway

Search For Chicago's 2018 Official Christmas Tree Underway

Think your evergreen tree could become the center of Chicago's holiday celebration this year?

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 02:48 PM CDT

Kanye West & Chance the Rapper's Kids Have a Dance Party

Kanye West & Chance the Rapper's Kids Have a Dance Party

Like fathers, like children. Kanye West's son Saint West and Chance the Rapper's daughter Kensli had a dance party on Sunday and rocked out to some Michael Jackson together. Chance shared a video on Instagram...

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 01:42 PM CDT

3 Illinois Men Die in SUV-Pickup Crash Near Wisconsin Dells

3 Illinois Men Die in SUV-Pickup Crash Near Wisconsin Dells

Three Illinois men are dead after their sport utility vehicle collided with a pickup near Wisconsin Dells.

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