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Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 07:08 PM CDT

'Project Innovation' Honors Grant Recipients

'Project Innovation' Honors Grant Recipients

On Thursday, NBC 5 awarded five local non-profits a total of $225,000 as winners of our annual Project Innovation grant challenge. 

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 03:13 PM CDT

BBB Offers Tips for Safe Online Purchases

BBB Offers Tips for Safe Online Purchases

After the death of 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa, who was killed after responding to an offer of baby items for sale on Facebook, police and advocates are warning the public to be careful when buying or selling items...

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 07:14 PM CDT

Buttigieg Addresses City Club of Chicago

Buttigieg Addresses City Club of Chicago

South Bend mayor and Democratic hopeful Pete Buttigieg spoke at the City Club of Chicago on Thursday, hitting on themes of freedom and rights as he looks to inspire a new generation of voters.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 02:25 PM CDT

Timeline: Investigation Into Murder of Marlen Ochoa

Timeline: Investigation Into Murder of Marlen Ochoa

Laying out a horrific narrative, Chicago police detailed their investigation into the murder of 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa, who was strangled to death after she went missing in late April.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 04:20 PM CDT

Chicago Accent Ranked Among America's Sexiest: Report

Chicago Accent Ranked Among America's Sexiest: Report

Chicago accents may not be da best, but they're pretty sexy, according to a new ranking.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 03:01 PM CDT

Cubs Demote Davis, Activate Caratini

Cubs Demote Davis, Activate Caratini

Despite having some success as Yu Darvish’s personal catcher, Taylor Davis has been sent down to Triple-A Iowa by the Chicago Cubs.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 02:39 PM CDT

Concert Lineup Set for 2019 Taste of Chicago

Concert Lineup Set for 2019 Taste of Chicago

The Taste of Chicago brings some of the area’s finest eateries together for an outdoor extravaganza, and the festival is also going to bring in an eclectic mix of musicians for the annual event.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 03:09 PM CDT

Parents of Teen Killed Share Message to Expectant Moms

Parents of Teen Killed Share Message to Expectant Moms

The parents of a pregnant teen who was strangled before her baby was "forcibly removed" from her body are sharing a message to other pregnant women in Chicago.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 02:42 PM CDT

Watches Canceled in NE Illinois

Watches Canceled in NE Illinois

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch that had been issued in parts of northeast Illinois and northwest Indiana has been canceled.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 01:26 PM CDT

12 of Chicago's 50 Aldermen Will Be New to City Council

12 of Chicago's 50 Aldermen Will Be New to City Council

When Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is inaugurated Monday, all 50 Chicago aldermen will take their oath of office as well, and there will be plenty of new faces being sworn in.

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