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Illinois Celebrates 'Safe Haven Law' to Raise Awareness

42 min 33 sec ago

An Illinois law that has allowed parents to leave newborns at hospitals and police and fire stations—no questions asked—for nearly 17 years, was celebrated to raise awareness Monday.

Fight Against Medical Mystery: Sarcoidosis

1 hour 18 min ago

Doctors are trying to fight a medical mystery that predominantly affects the African-American community, it's called "Sarcoidosis." NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter reports.

Discrimination Against Muslims on the Rise, Group Blames Trump

1 hour 34 min ago

A new study claims to show violence against muslims increased drastically last year and one group says Trump is to blame. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski has the details.

Making a Difference: How to Help 'Cradles to Crayons'

2 hours 7 min ago

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.

New Mother Files Lawsuit For Alleged Breast Pump Discrimination

3 hours 43 min ago

A new mother has filed a lawsuit against Chicago’s Daley Center for allegedly being discriminated for breast pumping before attending jury duty.

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Kid in Custody: Cops Find Adorable Lost Goat, Tweet Pictures

4 hours 8 min ago

This kid's in custody.

Photo Credit: Romeoville Police Department
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White Sox Release Health Update on Farquhar

4 hours 50 min ago

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.

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Target Cancels Release Of Women’s Hunter Tall Rain Boots

6 hours 7 min ago

One of the most in-demand items of the Hunter for Target collection will not be released, Target announced.

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Man Identified After Fatal Car Plunge Into Lake Michigan

6 hours 13 min ago

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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Library Removes Poem After Accusations Of Islamophobia

6 hours 26 min ago

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

Illinois Ranked Among Top 10 Best U.S. Suburbs for Retirement

6 hours 53 min ago

Illinois ranked among the top 10 suburb destinations for retirees across the nation in a newly released list.

Madigan Sues Bus Company Over 'Flagrant' Rights Violations

6 hours 53 min ago

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...

Police Reveal New Timeline Before Waffle House Attack

6 hours 54 min ago

As police continued their search in force to find the man last seen walking away from the carnage of a deadly Waffle House shooting barefoot and shirtless, officials released new details surrounding the timeline...

See Inside Chicago Church Turned Into $1M House

8 hours 19 min ago

This old community church was rehabbed into a house—and it's on the market.

Photo Credit: Jeff Bara

West Loop Loft Featured in 'Chicago Fire' Now For Sale

8 hours 43 min ago

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

Rundown: Dolton Officer, Sexual Harassment, Sun-Times

9 hours 44 min ago

The top headlines you need to know as you start your day on April 23, 2018.

Forecast: Cool, Dry Start

11 hours 18 min ago

NBC 5 Storm Team meteorologist Andy Avalos has your latest forecast update.

Off-Duty Suburban Detective Shot on Chicago's South Side

13 hours 58 min ago

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.

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Man Arrested After Alleged Flight Fight at Miami Airport

14 hours 15 min ago

American Airlines sent a statement saying that the flight, scheduled to leave at 9:30 p.m., was delayed when two passengers began arguing while the plane was still at the gate.

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