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Chicago’s First Culver’s Location Gets Opening Day

Chicago’s First Culver’s Location Gets Opening Day

WATCH LIVE Access Live Peter Facinelli (“S.W.A.T”); Deon Cole (“black-ish,” “grown-ish”); businesswoman Nicole Lapin. NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox After months of speculation, the battle over which Culver’s will be the first to open in Chicago appears to be over.  The Bronzeville burger shop at 3356 S.

Red Stars Trade USA Striker in Blockbuster Deal

Red Stars Trade USA Striker in Blockbuster Deal

The NWSL’s Chicago Red Stars have traded Team USA striker Christen Press to the Houston Dash as part of a blockbuster three-team deal. Press, who scored 11 goals for the Red Stars last season, will now join a Houston squad that will be looking to improve on a disappointing eighth place finish in the league last season.

Deadly Crash Closes Lanes on I-80 in New Lenox

Deadly Crash Closes Lanes on I-80 in New Lenox

WATCH LIVE NBC 5 News at 6am The latest local news, weather and investigative stories impacting your community. A 31-year-old man was stopped on I-80 when he was rear-ended by another car, police said Published 34 minutes ago NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox A man stopped on Interstate 80 in New Lenox was killed early Thursday morning when his car was rear-ended by another car, Illinois State Police said.  The accident happened just after 4 a.m.

Chicago Women in Government Wear Black for #MeToo

Chicago Women in Government Wear Black for #MeToo

Members of the Chicago City Council Women’s Caucus, Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, City Clerk Anna Valencia and Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Commissioner Josina Morita were among those wearing black ahead of the first full City Council meeting of 2018 in solidarity with the #MeToo movement to support sexual assault survivors and condemn misconduct in all industries, including government.

Democratic Candidates Clash in Sun-Times Forum

Democratic Candidates Clash in Sun-Times Forum

Six of the Democratic candidates for governor clashed in a heated meeting before the Chicago Sun-Times editorial board on Wednesday. The candidates exchanged rhetorical barbs over property tax appeals, support of House Speaker Mike Madigan, and the millions of dollars that are poised to turn the race into the most expensive campaign in the United States.

Record-Setting Weight Lifter Shares His Incredible Story

Record-Setting Weight Lifter Shares His Incredible Story

Record-setting weightlifter Steve Johnson has accomplished incredible things in his life, but the challenges he’s faced along the way make his story even more remarkable. Johnson set a new U.S.

Officer Struck in Face, CPD Searches For Suspect

Officer Struck in Face, CPD Searches For Suspect

WATCH LIVE Late Night With Seth Meyers Sean “Diddy” Combs; Luke Evans; Nicole Sullivan; John Stanier sits in with the 8G Band. NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox A Chicago police officer was hit in the face by an unknown suspect who police were searching for Wednesday night on the city’s Northwest Side.

‘Street Curling Rink’ Sets Up Shop in Chicago

‘Street Curling Rink’ Sets Up Shop in Chicago

unable to retrieve full-text content If you’d like to try your hand at curling, there’s a fantastic spot downtown that you can head to. NBC 5’s Sabrina Santucci reveals where it is, and what you can expect when you get there. 

Organization Aims to Help Kids Play Sports

Organization Aims to Help Kids Play Sports

unable to retrieve full-text content An area organization is putting its “best foot forward” to make a difference in the community, as they help children get athletic shoes so they can participate in sports. NBC 5’s LeeAnn Trotter has their remarkable story. 

2nd Case of Measles Confirmed in Person Who Was at O’Hare

2nd Case of Measles Confirmed in Person Who Was at O’Hare

WATCH LIVE Late Night With Seth Meyers Sean “Diddy” Combs; Luke Evans; Nicole Sullivan; John Stanier sits in with the 8G Band. The Illinois Department of Public Health said Wednesday that the case is unrelated to one reported last week.

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