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Dog Stolen From Outside River North Restaurant, Owner Says

Dog Stolen From Outside River North Restaurant, Owner Says

A Chicago man is pleading for the safe return of his dog after she was stolen from outside a River North restaurant earlier this week.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 03:24 PM CDT

Man Dies After Falling Down Embankment Into Creek

Man Dies After Falling Down Embankment Into Creek

Authorities in suburban Wilmington say that a 67-year-old man has died after he tumbled down an embankment and into a creek.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 02:57 PM CDT

Reward Offered in Fatal Lombard Hit-and-Run Crash

Reward Offered in Fatal Lombard Hit-and-Run Crash

Police are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to a conviction in a fatal hit-and-crash in west suburban Lombard.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 02:30 PM CDT

Body Pulled From Lake Michigan East of Lincoln Park

Body Pulled From Lake Michigan East of Lincoln Park

A man’s body was pulled from Lake Michigan Thursday morning east of Lincoln Park on the North Side, according to police.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 02:25 PM CDT

Cubs Announce Hires of New Directors of Hitting, Pitching

Cubs Announce Hires of New Directors of Hitting, Pitching

After missing the postseason for the first time in five seasons, the Chicago Cubs have made some big changes to their baseball operations department, hiring new Directors of Hitting and Pitching.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 02:05 PM CDT

CDOT Announces Weekend Michigan Avenue Road Work

CDOT Announces Weekend Michigan Avenue Road Work

Motorists in Chicago’s Loop are being advised to find an alternative route over the course of two weekends as repair work will be done at the intersection of Michigan Avenue and Randolph Street.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 01:44 PM CDT

Deng Signs 1-Day Contract, Retires With Bulls

Deng Signs 1-Day Contract, Retires With Bulls

Former Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng is retiring from the NBA, and on Thursday the team gave him a proper send-off as they signed him to a one-day contract.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 02:36 PM CDT

Chicago Teachers Hold Rally At CPS District Offices

Chicago Teachers Hold Rally At CPS District Offices

Members of the Chicago Teachers Union gathered Thursday at Chicago Public School District offices for a rally after more than 25,000 educators and support staff officially went on strike in the nation's...

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 01:03 PM CDT

Chicago Forecast: Below Average Temps, Cloudy

Chicago Forecast: Below Average Temps, Cloudy

Clouds stick around for most of Thursday as temperatures remain below average for the Chicago area, but sunshine returns Friday. NBC 5 meteorologist Pete Sack has your forecast.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 12:59 PM CDT

Parents Line Up to Drop Off Kids at Social Center As Teachers Strike

Parents Line Up to Drop Off Kids at Social Center As Teachers Strike

Chicago schools, community centers and other local organizations are offering programming for students while public school teachers are on strike. On Thursday morning, there was a line to get inside the Marillac...

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