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$3.5M Donated to NBC 5-Telemundo Disaster Relief Drive

$3.5M Donated to NBC 5-Telemundo Disaster Relief Drive

Thanks to the generority of so many, the NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago Disaster Relief Drive has collected more than $3.5 million in donations just hours into the drive. CLICK HERE TO DONATE In the wake of deadly earthquakes in Mexico and horrific hurricanes that recently hit parts of the U.S.

Blackhawks Return to United Center for Preseason Opener

Blackhawks Return to United Center for Preseason Opener

The Chicago Blackhawks returned home to the United Center on Thursday for their first home preseason game of the year, and they brought along their biggest stars for the party. Players like Patrick Sharp and Brandon Saad both made their presences felt, and the Blackhawks romped to an easy win as they bolstered fans’ hopes for the future.

Three Stars: Schmaltz, Saad Shine in Blackhawks’ Win

Three Stars: Schmaltz, Saad Shine in Blackhawks’ Win

If the preseason is any indication, then the Chicago Blackhawks’ offense is going to be just fine, as they steamrolled the Detroit Red Wings 6-1 on Thursday night. The Blackhawks lit up the scoreboard in the second period, racking up four goals and showcasing the additional speed and grit that they’re hoping new acquisitions to their lineup will add this season.

Former Teamsters Chief Indicted Again on Extortion Charges

Former Teamsters Chief Indicted Again on Extortion Charges

Former Teamsters chief John Coli Sr . has once again been indicted by a federal grand jury in Chicago, alleging that he extorted hundreds of thousands of dollars from a business reported to be the Cinespace movie studios on Chicago’s West Side.

Death Investigation Underway in Western Suburb

Death Investigation Underway in Western Suburb

WATCH LIVE Today Singer Olivia Newton-John; Fergie performs. NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox A death investigation was underway in a west Chicago suburb Friday morning after as many as two bodies were found inside a home.

Forecast: Another Record-Breaker

Forecast: Another Record-Breaker

unable to retrieve full-text content Fall officially arrives this afternoon, but it appears summer isn’t going away just yet. Andy Avalos has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area.

FBI Uses 2015 Chicago Social Media Threat as Cautionary Tale

FBI Uses 2015 Chicago Social Media Threat as Cautionary Tale

The “chilling firsthand account” of a Chicago college student that posted a threatening message on social media will serve as a warning to other users to “think before you post,” the FBI’s Chicago Field Office announced Thursday. In 2015, Jabari Dean posted that he would execute 16 students or staff members at the University of Chicago on the campus quad and then die “killing any number of white policemen that I can in the process,” court records show.

10-Year-Old to Host 5K Supporting ‘Play for Peace’

10-Year-Old to Host 5K Supporting ‘Play for Peace’

unable to retrieve full-text content A 10-year-old is looking to help people around the world by hosting a 5K run supporting “Play for Peace.” Sabrina Santucci has the story.

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