Complete Guide to Valentine's Day - NBC Chicago

Get in the mood for February 14 with our guide on what to buy, eat, do and more.

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Cold Front Takes Aim at Chicago Area, Temps Set to Plunge

Cold Front Takes Aim at Chicago Area, Temps Set to Plunge

A strong cold front settles in Monday afternoon across the Chicago area, dropping daytime highs from the mid-to-upper 30s to the teens.

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Deadline Week Crunch for Health Law Sign-Ups Under Trump

Deadline Week Crunch for Health Law Sign-Ups Under Trump

The Trump administration came into office looking to dismantle Barack Obama's health care law, but the Affordable Care Act survived. Now the administration is on the hook to deliver a smooth ending to sign-up...

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Louisiana Man Admits Using Trump's Social Security Number

Louisiana Man Admits Using Trump's Social Security Number

A Louisiana private investigator pleaded guilty on Monday to misusing Donald Trump's Social Security number in repeated attempts to access the candidate's federal tax information during the presidential...

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Surprises and the Snubs: What the Golden Globes Missed

Surprises and the Snubs: What the Golden Globes Missed

The exclusions underscored that Globes voters, when faced with quality, popular films that defy easy categorization, just don't get it.

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Neeson on the Delicate Art of Being an Aging Action Hero

Neeson on the Delicate Art of Being an Aging Action Hero

Neeson, star of the upcoming film "The Commuter," reunites with director Jaume Collet-Serra in a thriller about a man's frantic quest to uncover the truth surrounding a mysterious train passenger before it's too...

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Talk of a Bubble Intensifies as Price of Bitcoin Soars

Talk of a Bubble Intensifies as Price of Bitcoin Soars

Is bitcoin in a bubble? The price of bitcoin has been soaring this year, and last week alone it jumped from $11,000 to well over $17,000, according to Coindesk. It started the year below $1,000. That rocketing...

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Suburban Woman Wins $1M Lotto Prize While Grocery Shopping

Suburban Woman Wins $1M Lotto Prize While Grocery Shopping

A woman won a $1 million prize after scratching a lottery ticket while she was grocery shopping in the western suburbs.

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AP Investigation: Rape of Rohingya Sweeping, Methodical

AP Investigation: Rape of Rohingya Sweeping, Methodical

The rape of Rohingya women by Myanmar's security forces has been sweeping and methodical, the Associated Press found in interviews with 29 women and girls who fled to neighboring Bangladesh. These sexual assault

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Saudi Arabia to Allow Movie Theaters After Decades of Ban

Saudi Arabia to Allow Movie Theaters After Decades of Ban

Saudi Arabia announced on Monday it will allow movie theaters to open in the conservative kingdom next year, for the first time in more than 35 years, in the latest social push by the country's young crown...

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Rundown: Robberies, Body Cameras, Red Light Refund

Rundown: Robberies, Body Cameras, Red Light Refund

The top headlines you need to know as you start your day on Dec. 11, 2017.

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Blast Near Major NYC Hub Called Attempted Terror Attack
Blast Near Major NYC Hub Called Attempted Terror Attack

A man with a "low tech" pipe bomb strapped to his body with Velcro and zipties detonated the device in an underground passageway near Port Authority Bus Terminal in midtown Manhattan as Monday's peak morning...

Plan to Add Toll Lanes to I-55 Expands: Report
Plan to Add Toll Lanes to I-55 Expands: Report

A plan to add toll lanes to the Stevenson Expressway is expanding, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Winter Meetings Preview: Potential Cubs Targets
Winter Meetings Preview: Potential Cubs Targets

Major League Baseball’s Winter Meetings will get underway on Sunday at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, and the Chicago Cubs are naturally expected to be one of the most active teams at the meetings.

String of Robberies Hits Near West Side
String of Robberies Hits Near West Side

A series of robberies on the city’s Near West Side has residents on high alert, and many are blaming the surge in crime on the closing of a police station in the Ukrainian Village neighborhood.

Couple Charged With Making Up Robbery Released From Jail
Couple Charged With Making Up Robbery Released From Jail

A Minnesota couple facing felony charges for making up a story about being robbed at knifepoint in the Loop was ordered released from jail Sunday by a Cook County judge.

Every Chicago Patrol Officer Equipped With a Body Camera
Every Chicago Patrol Officer Equipped With a Body Camera

Every Chicago patrol officer is now equipped with a body-worn camera, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the department announced Sunday.