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Chance the Rapper will perform at the National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony at the White House this December. The Chicago native will do so alongside Kelly Clarkson and Yolanda Adams at the annual event.
A Chicago Public Schools teacher is on a food quality crusade after taking pictures of the moldy meal she says was served to one of her students. The Hanson Park 7th grader told NBC 5 he was served a very moldy orange during breakfast Monday morning.
For more than 20 years a Chicago man served time for murdering a 6-year-old boy, but now DNA evidence has cleared him and he regained his freedom Tuesday. NBC 5’s Dick Johnson reports.
When a police officer pulled Mark Ross over for speeding home he was distraught. He had just received word that his 15-year-old sister had been killed in a car accident in Detroit, so he and a friend jumped in a car and headed toward Michigan—but neither of the men had valid driver’s licenses and Ross had a warrant out of for his arrest, InsideEdition.com reports.
Veterinarians are warning about a rise in cases of a bacterial disease that can kill dogs and can even spread to humans. Katie Kim reports.
Some city workers say they’re battling bed bugs on the job and want the city to do something about it. NBC 5’s Regina Waldroup reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND – JULY 22: Bruce Willis attends the European Premiere of ‘Red 2’ at Empire Leicester Square on July 22, 2013 in London, England. The original 1974 film debuted a young and relatively unknown Jeff Goldblum, why can’t you be next?
PITTSBURGH, PA – SEPTEMBER 26: Kyle Hendricks #28 of the Chicago Cubs pitches in the first inning during the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on September 26, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Safely entrenched into the top spot in the National League, the Chicago Cubs are merely playing out the season as they wait to find out who their first round playoff opponent will be when the postseason begins next week.
Former Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka and Chicago Cubs co-owner Todd Ricketts are expected to attend a Chicago fundraiser Wednesday for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump alongside his daughter, Ivanka Trump, the Chicago Tribune reports. The event is being held at the home of Chicago businessman Bill Farley.
Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein, center, watches as new executive vice president/general manager Jed Hoyer, right, shakes hands with senior vice president/scouting and player development Jason McLeod, during a news conference Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011, in Chicago.