Illinois News

  • Man Diagnosed With Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Sues Sterigenics
    by CHRIS COFFEY on September 20, 2018 at 9:54 pm

    A man who grew up in Willowbrook near medical sterilization service provider, Sterigenics, has filed a lawsuit against the company following a federal report that found Sterigenics released cancer-causing... […]

  • Live Blog: Prosecution Rests its Case in Van Dyke Trial
    on September 20, 2018 at 9:15 pm

    After calling 24 witnesses over three and a half days, special prosecutors have rested their case in the Jason Van Dyke murder trial. […]

  • McDonald's Changes Apple Pie Recipe, Sparking Controversy
    on September 20, 2018 at 9:14 pm

    A controversial change to a signature McDonald’s recipe has fans of the restaurant chain talking.Photo Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser. […]

  • Bears Valued at Nearly $3 Billion by Forbes
    by JAMES NEVEAU on September 20, 2018 at 8:42 pm

    The Chicago Bears haven’t had a lot of success on the field in recent years, but they’re still seeing some great results with their bottom line.Photo Credit: Getty Images […]

  • Candidates for Governor to Square Off in First TV Forum
    on September 20, 2018 at 8:18 pm

    The candidates running for Illinois governor will square off in the first televised forum of the general election Thursday, sharing the stage for the first time amid an already contentious and expensive race.Photo Credit: Phil Rogers […]

  • Illinois Towns Make List of Best Suburbs in America
    on September 20, 2018 at 7:50 pm

    According to a new ranking released by a major national publication, Illinois is jam-packed full of great suburbs for families to call home.Photo Credit: Village of Buffalo Grov […]

  • Corn Maze Coming to Chicago Features Hidden Bar Inside
    on September 20, 2018 at 7:19 pm

    What’s better than getting through a giant corn maze in Chicago? Finding a hidden bar inside first. […]

  • How to Watch the 2018 Race for Illinois Governor Forum Live
    on September 20, 2018 at 7:14 pm

    The first televised forum of the 2018 race for Illinois governor is almost here - and there are plenty of ways to watch it. […]

  • 3 Students Hurt After Lightning Strike
    on September 20, 2018 at 7:05 pm

    Three students were injured when lightning struck as they waited for a bus in the Round Lake Heights area Thursday morning, according to authorities and school officials. […]

  • Illinois Politics: Biggest Midterm Races
    on September 20, 2018 at 6:45 pm

    NBC 5 political editor Carol Marin and political reporter Mary Ann Ahern break down the biggest miderm races you need to know. […]

  • 16 Gunshots in 14 Seconds are 'Deliberate and Methodical'
    on September 20, 2018 at 5:44 pm

    Jurors at Jason Van Dyke's trial watched a video Thursday showing an FBI agent shooting 16 shots in 4 seconds. In another video, the agent fired 16 shots in 14.2 seconds -- the same amount of time Van Dyke... […]

  • Cubs Season in Review: Best Moments of 2018
    on September 20, 2018 at 5:34 pm

    The Chicago Cubs have had a truly remarkable 2018 season, full of ups and downs as they've sought their third straight division title and fourth straight playoff appearance. We're reliving that run with...Photo Credit: Getty Images […]

  • Blackhawks' Top Forwards to Debut vs. Red Wings
    by JAMES NEVEAU on September 20, 2018 at 4:37 pm

    The Chicago Blackhawks will play their second game of the preseason on Thursday night in Detroit, and the team will be loaded with stars at the forward position when they make the trip to the Motor City.Photo Credit: Getty Images […]

  • Gery Chico Announces Run for Chicago Mayor
    on September 20, 2018 at 4:05 pm

    Gery Chico on Thursday became the latest confirmed candidate for Chicago mayor, joining more than a dozen contenders in the wake of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's surprise announcement that he wouldn't seek re-election.Photo Credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for Child Mind Institut […]

  • The Rundown: Amazon, Dog Semi, Pokemon No-No
    on September 20, 2018 at 2:14 pm

    The top headlines you need to know as you start your day on Sept. 20, 2018.&nbs […]