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Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:41 PM CST

Fire, Emanuel Reveal Plans for Soccer Fields

Fire, Emanuel Reveal Plans for Soccer Fields

The Chicago Fire soccer club is teaming up with the city of Chicago to bring soccer to under-served neighborhoods. The team announced plans to build 50 mini-pitches across Chicagoland over the next five years as...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:39 PM CST

Reaction Mixed in Chicago Over Trump's Israel Stance

Reaction Mixed in Chicago Over Trump's Israel Stance

Reaction in Chicago is mixed after President Trump announced that the United States would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern has the latest from people who stand on both...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:37 PM CST

Gutierrez Speaks Out on Blagojevich Petition

Gutierrez Speaks Out on Blagojevich Petition

Congressman Luis Gutierrez is speaking out about a petition he signed asking the Supreme Court to hear the appeal of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. 

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:33 PM CST

State Computer System Could Spoil Holidays for Families

State Computer System Could Spoil Holidays for Families

A new computer system that's supposed to help Illinois families could end up spoiling their holidays. NBC 5 Investigates' Chris Coffey has more. 

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:31 PM CST

Des Plaines Church Set to Host Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast

Des Plaines Church Set to Host Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast

The Chicago Archdiocese is getting ready for one of their biggest events of the year, and it's not Christmas. The Feast of Our Lady Guadalupe is set for Monday and Tuesday of next week at the shrine in Des...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:28 PM CST

Theatre's Nativity Play Has Modern Message

Theatre's Nativity Play Has Modern Message

The Congo Square Theatre's nativity production this season has a modern message, and NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter has more on how they're marking the holiday season. 

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:20 PM CST

Police Release Photo in West Town Attack

Police Release Photo in West Town Attack

New developments are emerging in the case of a woman who was punched in the face and assaulted in the city's Ukrainian Village neighborhood. NBC 5's Trina Orlando has the latest details. 

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:10 PM CST

Family Laid to Rest After Fatal Dixon Fire

Family Laid to Rest After Fatal Dixon Fire

A family killed in a fire just before Thanksgiving were laid to rest this week, and the community of Dixon said goodbye to the victims of the blaze that claimed six lives. 

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:06 PM CST

Laquan McDonald Reporter Testifies in Court

Laquan McDonald Reporter Testifies in Court

A Chicago journalist who broke the LaQuan McDonald murder case was in court today, and the investigation they sparked caused a major shift within the Chicago police department. NBC 5's Ash-Har Quraishi has...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 05:01 PM CST

Tech Gurus Help Families in Need This Holiday

Tech Gurus Help Families in Need This Holiday

Two tech gurus are helping families in need this holiday season in the city's Austin neighborhood. NBC 5's Anayeli Ruiz has the details.   

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