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Flight Risks Rise as Bird Strikes Increase

Flight Risks Rise as Bird Strikes Increase

advertisement Birds and other wildlife have collided with aircraft at O’Hare and Midway International Airports more than 430 times since the beginning of 2012, and reports of wildlife strikes in the Chicago area have steadily risen over the past 20 years, NBC5 Investigates has found. What’s more, it is likely that many more strikes at both airports have never been reported at all, making it unclear just how prevalent the problem of wildlife and aircraft may be.

Woman Delivers Baby In Hospital Parking Lot

Woman Delivers Baby In Hospital Parking Lot

Advocate Condell Medical Center Alma Martinez relaxes with her family after delivering daughter Julie in Advocate Condell Medical Center’s parking lot last week. advertisement Sometimes close isn’t close enough.

7 Injured In Wicker Park Bus Accident

7 Injured In Wicker Park Bus Accident

Getty Images (file photo) advertisement Emergency crews are at the scene of a bus accident in Wicker Park Wednesday morning. Seven people were injured in the accident involving a bus at the corner of Western Avenue and Le Moyne Street, although it’s not clear what type of bus was involved or the extent of the injuries.

South Side Hospital Ordered to Move Patients

South Side Hospital Ordered to Move Patients

NBC Chicago Roseland Community Hospital received notice that it must begin moving patients within the next three days after the hospital was told it may be closing due to lack of state funding, officials said. advertisement Rainbow PUSH Coalition Joins Fight to Save South Side Hospital Rainbow PUSH Coalition joins the fight to try to save Roseland Community Hospital on the city’s South Side.

Car Plows Into Elk Grove Village Barbershop

Car Plows Into Elk Grove Village Barbershop

advertisement A woman on her way to work plowed into a northwest suburban strip mall Friday morning, police said. As the driver pulled into a parking spot outside the State Farm office where she works in Elk Grove Village, her foot got stuck on the gas pedal.

Police: Attic Full Of Pot Caught Fire

Police: Attic Full Of Pot Caught Fire

Shutterstock (file photo) advertisement Pets Eating Marijuana on the Rise A new study by Colorado State University shows the number of dogs eating marijuana and going to the emergency room has quadrupled since 2005. Dogs are consuming things like cakes, cookies, and brownies that are laced with marijuana.

Crews Search River For Murder Suspect’s Mother

Crews Search River For Murder Suspect’s Mother

Emergency crews are searching the Des Plaines River for the body of a woman police believe was killed by her son. Anthony Ponce reports.

CTA Bus Crash Damages 21 Cars

CTA Bus Crash Damages 21 Cars

Up to 21 cars were damaged in the accident. advertisement A CTA driver and a passenger are recuperating following a bus crash in Logan Square Friday morning.

Gold Swiss Francs Dropped in Red Kettle

Gold Swiss Francs Dropped in Red Kettle

Getty Images The practice of putting gold coins in Salvation Army red kettles goes back 25 years. advertisement It’s a very merry Christmas for Lake County’s Salvation Army after an anonymous donor placed a package of seven gold Swiss Francs in a red kettle.

Robbery of TD Bank Branch in Clark

Robbery of TD Bank Branch in Clark

The Clark Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the subject who robbed the TD Bank branch located at 1010 Raritan Road in Clark, New Jersey, on August 23, 2012. At approximately 7:50 p.m., the subject entered TD Bank and presented a demand note to the teller.

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