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One person was killed after a man on a bus on the Las Vegas strip began shooting at passengers without warning Saturday. The suspect barricaded himself in the vehicle for hours in a standoff that closed part of the tourist destination.
Dozens of families were displaced when a massive fire destroyed an apartment building in far northwest suburban Woodstock early Saturday, officials said. Firefighters responded to reports of a structure fire in the 2100 block of Willow Brooke Dr.
Bill Murray talks about how he felt when he learned the Chicago Cubs were going to the World Series. (Published Monday, Oct.
A man was struck and killed by a semi truck on Chicago’s South Side on Saturday morning, according to police. Around 9:33 a.m., officers responded to a crash in the 200 block of W.
A study of the Chicago Police Department’s stop-and-frisk procedures reveals a dramatic decrease in the number of stops. The drop is since the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois found officers were targeting blacks and other racial minorities in hundreds of thousands of the stops.
A woman drove her car into a pond in suburban Glen Ellyn on the campus of the College of Dupage Friday, authorities confirmed. A police officer told NBC 5 a woman was taken out of the car and was conscious and breathing.
unable to retrieve full-text content NBC 5’s Mike Adamle officially retired Friday after 40 years in the business–but not before holding court in the newsroom and sharing some memories and laughs with his colleagues.
The famous gates of “Jurassic World” that visitors will walk through to enter “Jurassic World: The Exhibition.” Not only does the Field Museum have one of the best dinosaur collections in the world, but this summer, visitors will have the opportunity to come face-to- face with some of the closest simulation of dinosaurs ever created. “Jurassic World: The Exhibition” opens on May 26, according an announcement from the museum. It was developed with paleontologist Jack Horner, who was the Paleontological Advisor for the movie “Jurassic World.” The exhibit will be housed in a 16,000 square-foot tent on the front lawn of the museum, in which visitors will walk through the famous “Jurassic World” and be taken on a guided tour where they will see various dinosaurs, some of which are over 24 feet tall.
The Chicago Cubs have a classic blue pinstriped look for their home uniforms, but for the team’s first home game since winning the 2016 World Series, fans are going to notice a pretty significant change. According to a new video released by the team on Friday, their home uniforms for their games April 10 and 12 against the Los Angeles Dodgers will feature gold numbers and gold trim instead of the traditional blue as they unveil their championship banner and receive their championship rings at the Friendly Confines: The Cubs won’t be the first team to wear gold-tinted uniforms in celebration of a World Series title.
Temperatures hit record-breaking levels in the Chicago area Friday, breaking a 78-year-old record at O’Hare Airport. At 1:05 p.m.