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06/23/2018 09:11 AM
Virginia Woman Says Uber Driver Denied Her Ride Because of Her Wheelchair
A Virginia woman says her Uber driver refused to give her a ride because of her wheelchair.Kelley Simoneaux said she ordered a ride Wednesday night after leaving a restaurant in Arlington.According...
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06/22/2018 11:59 PM
Watch This Baby Smile When She Hears Sound for the 1st Time
One-year-old Ayla Esler bursts into a smile after hearing sound for the first time, thanks to cochlear implants installed in the toddler’s ears last month at Fort Worth’s Cook Children’s Hospital.In a...
Photo Credit: Cook Children's
06/22/2018 10:43 PM
Blackhawks Pick Adam Boqvist in NHL Draft
For the first time in a decade, the Chicago Blackhawks are picking in the NHL Draft Lottery, and they're hoping they got a future star in the first round of the selection process.
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06/22/2018 08:31 PM
Use of Force Expert Testifies in LeGrier Shooting Case
Emmanuel Kapelsohn is an expert in police use of force. He testified Friday that officer Robert Rialmo, although he did not have non-lethal tools at his disposal, still did the right thing when he shot...
06/22/2018 07:54 PM
Flood Warning in Effect as Rain Soaks Chicago Area
A Flood Warning remained in effect across multiple Chicago-area counties Friday as rain continued to pour in many parts of the city and suburbs. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.
06/22/2018 07:54 PM
Children Separated From Parents Being Housed in Chicago
Illinois Senator Dick Durbin visited a local organization Friday that is helping shelter children separated from their parents under President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.
06/22/2018 07:53 PM
CTU President Karen Lewis Retiring
Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis is retiring just weeks after undergoing brain surgery amid an ongoing battle with cancer.
06/22/2018 07:46 PM
NJ Couple Who Survived Las Vegas Massacre Welcomes Baby
A New Jersey couple who survived one of the deadliest mass shootings in American history has a new reason to smile: They're now holding one of the youngest survivors of that harrowing night.
Photo Credit: Provided by Megan Iannuzzi and Valdo Panzera Jr.
06/22/2018 07:07 PM
Banks Leave Theft Victim Holding the Bag
Victims of a recent theft thought they had their man when the possible suspect bragged about his get, but instead of getting answers, the victims say two major banks left them holding the bag.
06/22/2018 06:58 PM
Take 5: Rauner, Pritzker Exchange Jabs
In this week's Take 5, NBC 5 Political Reporters Carol Marin and Mary Ann Ahern detail the week in jabs between Governor Bruce Rauner and candidate JB Pritzker, along with all the other juicy political...
06/22/2018 04:35 PM
Loyola Star Signs With Chicago Bulls
One of the key contributors to Loyola’s incredible Final Four run will pursue his NBA dreams in the Windy City.
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06/22/2018 03:35 PM
Photos: Anayeli Ruiz's World Cup Scrapbook
NBC 5 and Telemundo reporter Anayeli Ruiz is in Russia for this year's World Cup, and she's sharing some incredible images with her fans back home!
Photo Credit: Anayeli Ruiz
06/22/2018 02:22 PM
Toddler Sobbing in Iconic Photo Was Not Separated From Mother
The Honduran toddler in a pink jacket pictured sobbing at the U.S.-Mexico border was not separated from her mother when they were detained, as was widely assumed, a man who identified himself as her father told...
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06/22/2018 01:27 PM
House Passes Massive Package to Address Opioid Crisis
The House of Representatives on Friday passed the largest legislative package on opioids in recent history, NBC News reported.The package, made up of 58 bills, would direct federal agencies to prioritize...
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06/22/2018 12:56 PM
TSA Finds Fake Bomb in Traveler's Carry-On at O'Hare
A fake explosive at O’Hare International Airport had TSA wondering if Wile E. Coyote was in the building. It also forced a nearly 20-minute delay at a security checkpoint in the airport. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.