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TSA Offers Rare Look at Baggage Screening Process

TSA Offers Rare Look at Baggage Screening Process

A behind-the-scenes look at how luggage is screened. Chris Coffey reports.

Teen With Cancers Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

Teen With Cancers Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

A 19-year-old delivery driver claims he was fired from his job when he said he needed surgery as part of his cancer treatment. Natalie Martinez reports.

Man Dubbed "Dreadlock Rapist" Charged in Cold Case Murder

Man Dubbed "Dreadlock Rapist" Charged in Cold Case Murder

A man, dubbed by police as the “Dreadlock Rapist” behind a series of 1987 sexual assaults, has now been charged with a cold case murder from 1981. Eugene Booker, 59, is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of a 35-year-old woman in her home in the 5800 block of North Paulina on Oct.

Cupich Names New Vicar General

Cupich Names New Vicar General

Archbishop Blasé Cupich announced new appointments Friday, just days after his installation in the city. Cupich named Rev.

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

Enjoy the sunny, albeit cold, conditions today. There’s a big change on the way for the next couple of days.

CPD Credits Facebook for Helping Nab Suspect

CPD Credits Facebook for Helping Nab Suspect

Department switches from using social media account for announcements to soliciting for information on suspects. NBC Chicago’s Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

Christkindlmarket Opens Friday For 19th Holiday Season

Christkindlmarket Opens Friday For 19th Holiday Season

NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox CHICAGO, IL – DECEMBER 04: Wayne Wietbrock, a retired farmer from Lowell, Indiana shops for Christmas ornaments at Christkindlmarket Chicago on December 4, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. Christkindlmarket Chicago is a German-themed outdoor market open during the Christmas shopping season in Daley Plaza in the Chicago Loop.

Delivery Drivers Targeted in String of Robberies: Police

Delivery Drivers Targeted in String of Robberies: Police

Several delivery drivers were robbed at gunpoint in a series of robberies on Chicago’s North and Northwest sides, according to authorities. Police say three robberies took place in a two-day span this week.

Diner Guard Shot in Armed Robbery, Manhunt Underway

Diner Guard Shot in Armed Robbery, Manhunt Underway

NBC Chicago’s Lauren Petty reports from outside Kevin’s Hamburger Heaven in Bridgeport at 6:30 a.m. (Published Friday, Nov 21, 2014) A manhunt was underway Friday morning after an armed robbery at a Bridgeport diner that left a security guard wounded.

Cher Cancels Remaining "Dressed to Kill" Tour Dates

Cher Cancels Remaining "Dressed to Kill" Tour Dates

Music legend Cher on Thursday announced the cancellation of the remaining tour dates on her “Dressed to Kill” tour, citing an ongoing illness. The remaining dates included a January appearance in Chicago.

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