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Forecast: Flood Warning & Watch Continue

Forecast: Flood Warning & Watch Continue

unable to retrieve full-text content NBC Storm Team 5 meteorologist Andy Avalos has your latest forecast update.

Flames Shoot from Church Steeple in Humboldt Park

Flames Shoot from Church Steeple in Humboldt Park

WATCH LIVE Days of our Lives Billie is rushed to the hospital; Tripp and Ciara find themselves in grave danger. Officials said the fire was mainly located in the steeple of the church but no injuries were immediately reported Published 4 hours ago NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox Flames could be seen shooting out of the steeple of a Humboldt Park church Tuesday morning, sending smoke billowing through the area.  Firefighters began battling the extra-alarm blaze around 8:30 a.m.

These Are the Cook County Roads Closed Due to Flooding

These Are the Cook County Roads Closed Due to Flooding

Heavy rainfall hit the Chicago area overnight, snarling traffic and shutting down several roads across the region.  The Cook County Department of Transportation closed some roads, largely in the south suburbs, due to flooding. Those streets include:  Sauk Trail – Western Avenue to Ashland Avenue in Bloom Township 108th Avenue – 159th Street to 161st Street in Orland Park 135th Street – Southwest Highway to LaGrange Road in Orland Park Midlothian Turnpike – Cicero Avenue to Laramie Avenue in Crestwood Kedzie Avenue – 135th Street to 139th Street in Robbins Will-Cook Road – 151st Street to 159th Street in Orland Park 179th Street – Southwest Highway to Marley Creek Boulevard in Orland Park Vollmer Road just west of Western Avenue at Flossmoor A Flood Watch remained in effect through 6 a.m.

5 to Watch: Tennell Hits the Ice, Evans Eyes Medal

5 to Watch: Tennell Hits the Ice, Evans Eyes Medal

Lindsey Vonn gets another crack at winning her first Olympic medal since 2010, when she became the face of Team USA at the Vancouver Olympics. Elana Meyers Taylor goes after the gold medal that just eluded her four years ago but Chicago’s Aja Evans could be stiff competition for her and her rival.

Cubs Unveil 2018 Slogan

Cubs Unveil 2018 Slogan

It’s slogan time, Cubs fans. One of the most cherished traditions to emerge in the Cubs’ Joe Maddon era is the annual debut of the team’s catchphrase for that season.

Olympic Cuisine: Delicious Eats of Pyeongchang

Olympic Cuisine: Delicious Eats of Pyeongchang

11 PHOTOS 6 minutes ago When NBC 5’s Katie Kim and Michael McGovern aren’t covering the Winter Olympics, they take you behind the scenes of South Korea, exploring the country’s culture, customs and of course the food. See some of Pyeongchang’s most delicious eats.

Cmdr. Paul Bauer’s Widow Pens Letter Thanking Chicago

Cmdr. Paul Bauer’s Widow Pens Letter Thanking Chicago

After thousands of people shared their condolences for the family of slain Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer, the beloved officer’s widow wrote a letter to thank the city for its support.

Security Camera Catches Cougar’s Visit to Wisconsin Home

Security Camera Catches Cougar’s Visit to Wisconsin Home

unable to retrieve full-text content One Wisconsin home had an unexpected visitor over the weekend, getting a visit from a cougar that was captured on security camera. 

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