<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago https://www.nbcchicago.comen-usMon, 23 Apr 2018 18:12:49 -0500Mon, 23 Apr 2018 18:12:49 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[West Loop Loft Featured in 'Chicago Fire' Now For Sale]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:56:13 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/cf+house+thumb.jpg
A loft in Chicago's popular West Loop neighborhood, which was featured in NBC's hit show "Chicago Fire," has just hit the market.

Photo Credit: Executive Realty Group]]>
<![CDATA[Alleged Waffle House Shooter From Illinois, Police Say]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:11:19 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Waffle-House-Shooting-Suspect-Split.jpg
An Illinois man has become a person of interest, police say, after four people were killed in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant in Tennessee early Sunday.

Photo Credit: AP/Metro Nashville PD]]>
<![CDATA[Making a Difference: How to Help 'Cradles to Crayons']]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:32:19 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/comcast131.jpg
Cradles to Crayons provides children from birth through age 12, living in homeless or low-income situations, with the essential items they need to thrive at home, at school and at play.]]>
<![CDATA[New Mother Files Lawsuit For Alleged Breast Pump Discrimination]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:58:10 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/breastfeed1.jpg
A new mother has filed a lawsuit against Chicago’s Daley Center for allegedly being discriminated for breast pumping before attending jury duty.

Photo Credit: Jessica Matushek]]>
<![CDATA[Kid in Custody: Cops Find Adorable Lost Goat, Tweet Pictures]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:30:32 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/goat13.jpg
This kid's in custody.

Photo Credit: Romeoville Police Department
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<![CDATA[9 Dead as Van Strikes Toronto Pedestrians]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:23:57 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+TORONTO+VAN+ATTACK+042318+THUMB.jpg
A van driver plowed into Toronto pedestrians Monday, leaving nine dead and 16 injured. The van fled the scene and the driver was taken into custody a short time later.]]>
<![CDATA[These Are the 8 Tallest Buildings in Chicago]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:19:51 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/217*120/cHICAGO+CITY2.jpg
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<![CDATA[White Sox Release Health Update on Farquhar]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:48:33 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-842005626.jpg
Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar remains in critical but neurologically stable condition at a local hospital after collapsing during last Friday’s game against the Houston Astros, the White Sox said.

Photo Credit: Getty Images, File]]>
<![CDATA[Target Cancels Release Of Women’s Hunter Tall Rain Boots]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:53:33 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Hunter+target+2.jpg
One of the most in-demand items of the Hunter for Target collection will not be released, Target announced.

Photo Credit: Target]]>
<![CDATA[Man Identified After Fatal Car Plunge Into Lake Michigan]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:26:04 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Into+Water+at+Navy+Pier+-+18032729_31755314.jpg
A man who died after a car plunged into Lake Michigan near Navy Pier last Friday afternoon was identified Sunday, police said.
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<![CDATA[Library Removes Poem After Accusations Of Islamophobia]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:13:11 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/hijab+means+jihad.jpg
A poem on display at the Aurora Public Library was accused of being Islamophobic, prompting the library to remove the piece from display.

Photo Credit: Council on American-Islamic Relations]]>
<![CDATA[Veteran Undergoes World's First Full Male Genital Transplant]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:55:33 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/johns+hopkisn.jpg
A veteran who suffered injuries in Afghanistan has received the world's first total penis and scrotum transplant, Johns Hopkins Hospital announced Monday. A team of nine plastic surgeons and two urological...

Photo Credit: Johns Hopkins Medicine]]>
<![CDATA[Chicago Suburb Named Among Best in US for Retirement]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:13:03 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/chicagoskyline2.jpg
A Chicago suburb ranked among the top 10 best destinations for retirees across the nation in a newly released list.]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside Chicago Church Turned Into $1M House]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:20:24 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/church+house+2.jpg
This old community church was rehabbed into a house—and it's on the market.

Photo Credit: Jeff Bara]]>
<![CDATA[Madigan Sues Bus Company Over 'Flagrant' Rights Violations]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:52:03 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Lisa+Madigan+Presser+suburban+express2.png
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan filed a lawsuit Monday against a transportation company that runs shuttle buses from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to the Chicago area, alleging the owner...]]>
<![CDATA[Graphic Arrest of Black Woman At Waffle House Sparks Outrage]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:44:56 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Violent+Waffle+House+Arrest.jpg
Graphic video of a 25-year-old black woman taken to the ground by three white Alabama police officers during a controversial arrest Sunday morning at a Waffle House has sparked outrage online and in the...

Photo Credit: Canita Adams]]>
<![CDATA[John Bolton Chaired Anti-Muslim Think Tank Until Last Month]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 09:16:49 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_17055724205640-John-Bolton-Speech.jpg
President Donald Trump's new national security adviser was, until last month, the chairman a nonprofit that promoted false, misleading anti-Muslim news, according to an NBC News review.John Bolton began...

Photo Credit: Alex Brandon/AP, File]]>
<![CDATA[Off-Duty Suburban Detective Shot on Chicago's South Side]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:43:34 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/2018-04-23-CALUMET2+-+01594510_31771173.png
A manhunt is underway after an off-duty suburban police officer was shot in an apparent robbery attempt on Chicago’s South Side early Monday, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Network Video Productions]]>
<![CDATA[Police Use Stun Gun in Arrest After Fight on Plane in Miami]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:55:33 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/042318+jacob+garcia+miami+airplane+fight.jpg
A passenger onboard an American Airlines flight leaving Miami for Chicago on Sunday was arrested after he allegedly fought with another passenger before resisting arrest by several police officers.The airline...

Photo Credit: Getty Images / Miami-Dade Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Violent West Town Robbery Caught on Video]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 17:44:28 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ-71_ASI_HR_1316890825576800001.jpg
Chicago police are searching for a group of men responsible for a violent robbery in the city’s West Town neighborhood that was caught on video.]]>
<![CDATA[Cubs Give Update on Kris Bryant's Health]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:30:39 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-6578008041.jpg
Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was forced to exit Sunday’s game against the Colorado Rockies after he was struck in the head by a pitch.

Photo Credit: Getty Images
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<![CDATA[Brown Announces Run for Mayor]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:19:02 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Dorothy+Brown+For+Mayor+-+00243113_31764110.jpg
Cook County Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown announced her candidacy for mayor on Sunday at the Chicago Hilton Hotel.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Issue Alert After NW Side Armed Robberies]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 22:55:28 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/DOUBLE_SHOOTING_LEAVES_MAN_DEAD_WOMAN_CRITICAL__92917_licensed+-+00035824_291085891.jpg
Chicago police are searching for suspects in a series of armed robberies on the city’s Northwest Side.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside Nassar Gymnastics Scandal: Maroney, Karolyis Speak]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 06:18:21 -0500 https://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/maroney-today.jpg
USA Gymnastics tried to silence top athletes after they reported being molested by team doctor Larry Nassar and as they pushed to meet with law enforcement officials, the gymnasts and their family members...

Photo Credit: NBC
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