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  • Person Started Fire on Argyle Red Line Train: CPD January 19, 2018
    A man started a fire on a Red Line train on Chicago's North Side Thursday afternoon, police said.
  • Tennell's Olympic Dreams Drove Her to Success January 19, 2018
    U.S. Olympian Bradie Tennell may have surprised the world when she qualified for Team USA at the upcoming Winter Olympics, but it wasn’t a shock to those closest to her.Photo Credit: Getty Images
    BRADIE TENNELL
  • Humane Society Worker Made Up Story About Stolen Dog: Cops January 18, 2018
    A South Suburban Humane Society worker who claimed a bulldog was stolen from him at gunpoint Thursday morning is believed to have fabricated the story, police and humane society officials said.Photo Credit: South Suburban Humane Society This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your […]
    REGINA WALDROUP
  • Mother of Teen Found Frozen in Pool Pleads For Justice January 18, 2018
    A devastated mother made the journey from Mexico to claim her son’s body in Waukegan after he was found dead under mysterious circumstances.
    LAUREN PETTY
  • Cook County Judge Orders Man Released After 21 Years in Prison January 18, 2018
    A 37-year-old Chicago man was ordered released from prison Thursday after a finding by a state commission that there was credible evidence he had been tortured by Chicago Police.Photo Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections
    PHIL ROGERS
  • Lawyers Accuse City of Hiding More Evidence in Shooting Case January 18, 2018
    Lawyers for a man shot two years ago by Chicago police, say they have been surprised twice in the last week by 11th hour evidence which was never turned over by city attorneys.
    PHIL ROGERS
  • Fast Facts About Olympic Figure Skater Bradie Tennell January 18, 2018
    As Bradie Tennell gets ready to represent her country in the Winter Olympics, here are seven fast facts about her as she looks for gold in Pyeongchang.Photo Credit: Getty Images
  • Family Rescues Owl Found Seeking Shelter in Mailbox January 18, 2018
    A Jesup, Iowa, family helped an owl after finding it in their mailbox, shivering and looking for warmth."It was there for a couple days when it was below zero outside. Of course I wanted to bring it...
  • Adorable Pets Get Adopted From Chicago Shelter January 18, 2018
    Each week, NBC Chicago features adoptable animals in Chicago looking for their fur-ever homes. Here's a look at the loving families that have decided to welcome these new furry friends into their homes! Photo Credit: Anti-Cruelty Society
  • Thousands Expected at This Weekend's Women's March: OEMC January 18, 2018
    Women will once again march in Chicago in January in a concerted effort to raise awareness and raise their voices – voices that have reached new volumes amid the #MeToo movement sweeping the country.