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Wallenda Reveals What Could Postpone Sunday’s Stunt

Wallenda Reveals What Could Postpone Sunday’s Stunt

unable to retrieve full-text content Stuntman Nik Wallenda talks to NBC 5′s Stefan Holt and Zoraida Sambolin about the thing that could postpone his big high-wire act Sunday above the Chicago River.

Morin, Shaw Among Blackhawks Celebrating Movember

Morin, Shaw Among Blackhawks Celebrating Movember

DALLAS, TX – OCTOBER 09: Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks in goal against the Dallas Stars in the first period at American Airlines Center on October 9, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) The Chicago Blackhawks know a thing or two about growing facial hair each spring, but several players will be taking their follicular talents to November as they help raise money and awareness for prostate and testicular cancer.

New Zealand Rugby Team Hits Chicago

New Zealand Rugby Team Hits Chicago

unable to retrieve full-text content 10/30/14: Maybe the scariest thing in Chicago this Halloween is from New Zealand. The All-Blacks rugby team, which performs a terrifying Haka dance (seen here) before their games.

Opinion: Who’s For An Elected School Board?

Opinion: Who’s For An Elected School Board?

To be a progressive politician in Chicago these days, most people think you need to be on board with a number of key issues near and dear to progressives across the city. For one, you need to be for more transparency and accountability in government.

Naperville Pair Set Halloween Light Show To "Bohemian Rhapsody"

Naperville Pair Set Halloween Light Show To "Bohemian Rhapsody"

Two friends spent all year perfectly synching a Halloween light display at a Naperville residence to Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” and other popular songs. The result has been described as epic, and on Friday, Queen publicly endorsed the work.

This Week in Mudslinging: The Final Report

This Week in Mudslinging: The Final Report

Can you believe it’s almost over ? In a matter of days we’ll have a new governor of Illinois: Will it be Pat Quinn? Bruce Rauner?  Chad Whatshisface ?

Cubs Fire Rick Renteria as Manager

Cubs Fire Rick Renteria as Manager

Manager Rick Renteria of the Chicago Cubs argues with home plate umpire Brian O’Nora after Ryan Kalish grounded out to first base during the second inning at Wrigley Field. The Chicago Cubs are rumored to be close to hiring Joe Maddon to be the team’s new manager, and on Friday they took a huge step in that direction as the club announced they had fired Rick Renteria after just one year on the job.

Chicago Lands Starring Role in "Batman vs. Superman"

Chicago Lands Starring Role in "Batman vs. Superman"

Chicago has landed a starring role in the upcoming movie, “Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice.” The city’s film office confirmed crews are scheduled to shoot scenes in Chicago and the suburbs beginning Monday.

Wallenda Reveals What Could Postpone His High-Rise Stunt

Wallenda Reveals What Could Postpone His High-Rise Stunt

unable to retrieve full-text content Stuntman Nik Wallenda talks to NBC 5′s Stefan Holt and Zoraida Sambolin about the thing that could postpone his big high-wire act Sunday above the Chicago River.

O’Hare Cancels 300-Plus Flights For Wind, Rain

O’Hare Cancels 300-Plus Flights For Wind, Rain

NBC 5′s Andy Avalos is tracking a treacherous Halloween, with wind gusts of up to 50 mph and snow in some areas. (Published Friday, Oct 31, 2014) It looks like Mother Nature’s Halloween curveball will affect more than just Chicago-area trick-or-treaters.

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