Chicago News | NBC Chicago

Chicago News

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 07:21 AM CST

Indiana Park Honoring 2 Slain Teens Gets Donated Light Poles

Indiana Park Honoring 2 Slain Teens Gets Donated Light Poles

A planned northern Indiana park honoring two teenage girls who were slain in 2017 is getting donated light poles to illuminate its softball fields and playgrounds.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 06:48 AM CST

Hurricanes Top Blackhawks 4-2 for 4th Straight Win

Hurricanes Top Blackhawks 4-2 for 4th Straight Win

Nino Niederreiter had a goal and an assist, and the Hurricanes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-2 on Tuesday night for the franchise’s first sweep of a regular-season trip of at least three games.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 06:45 AM CST

Deputies Find 190 Pounds of Pot in Man’s RV, Sheriff Says

Deputies Find 190 Pounds of Pot in Man’s RV, Sheriff Says

Authorities say a California man was caught with $600,000 worth of marijuana after police searched his RV during a traffic stop in southwest suburban Joliet. Sheriff’s deputies pulled over the RV on Interstate...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 09:33 AM CST

The Rundown: Apartment Fire, Elf Pop-Up, Zoo Lights

The Rundown: Apartment Fire, Elf Pop-Up, Zoo Lights

The top headlines you need to know as you start your day on Nov. 20, 2019.  

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 10:47 AM CST

Officer, Suspect, Teen Bystander Shot in NW Side Gun Battle

Officer, Suspect, Teen Bystander Shot in NW Side Gun Battle

Authorities say a Chicago police officer and a teenage bystander were wounded in a gun battle with an alleged bank robbery suspect, who was fatally shot in the stand-off on the city's Northwest Side Tuesday...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 06:18 AM CST

CPD Cop Among 3 Shot During Gun Battle in Old Irving Park

CPD Cop Among 3 Shot During Gun Battle in Old Irving Park

A Chicago police officer and two other individuals were left in critical condition after a "gun battle" ensued in the city's Old Irving Park neighborhood Tuesday evening, authorities say.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 04:32 PM CST

Recordings Show Stroke Victim Called 911, But Couldn't Get Help Without Address

Recordings Show Stroke Victim Called 911, But Couldn't Get Help Without Address

If you're having a stroke, every minute counts. NBC 5 Investigates obtained a recording of two 911 calls in which a man suffering a stroke was repeatedly asked by dispatchers to provide an address, even...

5 hours ago

Explainer: Signs You Might be Having a Stroke

Explainer: Signs You Might be Having a Stroke

Time is of the essence if you or someone you love is experiencing a stroke. Here are some symptoms to look out for. 

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019 at 05:06 PM CST

Illinois Approves 8 More Recreational Cannabis Dispensaries

Illinois Approves 8 More Recreational Cannabis Dispensaries

The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has announced that eight more adult-use cannabis licenses have been issued to dispensaries in the state, bringing the total number of approved...

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019 at 06:16 PM CST

Family Files Suit After CPD Squad Car Injures Woman

Family Files Suit After CPD Squad Car Injures Woman

The family of a 34-year-old woman filed a lawsuit Tuesday claiming that a Chicago police officer recklessly turned his police car and ran the victim over, causing her to suffer a traumatic brain injury.

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »

What's New
Get Our App
Get Our App
Stay in the know where ever you go with the NBCChicago news app. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out