NBC Top Stories - Newsdialy Online News

Go to content

Main menu:

NBC

NBC Chicago Local News

At Least 4 People Shot at Chatham Liquor Store: Fire Officials


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 09:30:15 PM

Author:

At least four people sustained injuries in a shooting at a liquor store Friday night in Chicago’s Chatham neighborhood, authorities said. The shooting was reported at approximately 8:45 p.m. at Happy Food and Liquor, located at the intersection of East 79th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue. According to the Chicago Fire Department, four adults were injured and taken to the...

Read more: At Least 4 People Shot at Chatham Liquor Store: Fire Officials


Old Town Residents Share Violence Concerns During Anti-Crime Walk


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 09:09:40 PM

Author:

Residents of Chicago's Old Town neighborhood participated in an anti-crime walk Friday evening during which they expressed concerns about violence in the city and heard from law enforcement.

Read more: Old Town Residents Share Violence Concerns During Anti-Crime Walk


Judge Issues Injunction Blocking Wisconsin Fall Wolf Hunt


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 07:56:11 PM

Author:

A judge on Friday halted Wisconsin's fall wolf season two weeks before hunters were set to take to the woods, siding with wildlife advocacy groups who argued that holding the hunt would be unconstitutional.

Read more: Judge Issues Injunction Blocking Wisconsin Fall Wolf Hunt


Villa Park Police on Scene of Barricaded Subject, Ask Residents to Avoid Area


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 05:57:46 PM

Author:

Officers with the Villa Park Police Department surrounded an apartment Friday as they responded to a call involving a barricaded subject who was possibly armed, police said in a news release.

Read more: Villa Park Police on Scene of Barricaded Subject, Ask Residents to Avoid Area


Industry Experts Baffled by Baldwin Deadly Movie Set Accident


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 05:51:43 PM

Author: Chris Hush

A deadly accident on a movie set in New Mexico has left some industry insiders speechless. It happened on the set of the new movie “Rust” staring Alec Baldwin, who is also a producer. Santa Fe authorities said the film’s director of photography Halyna Hutchins was killed and director Joel Souza was injured after Baldwin fired the prop gun. While...

Read more: Industry Experts Baffled by Baldwin Deadly Movie Set Accident


COVID Booster Shots: Where to Get the Additional Vaccine Dose Around Chicago


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 05:22:12 PM

Author:

Clinics and pharmacies across the Chicago area have begun offering COVID-19 vaccine booster shots to all those eligible, after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed extra doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

Read more: COVID Booster Shots: Where to Get the Additional Vaccine Dose Around Chicago


No Bail for Marquette Park Couple Charged with Murdering 2-Year-Old Girl


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 05:02:51 PM

Author:

A Marquette Park couple accused of murdering a 2-year-old girl who Cook County prosecutors said died from “chronic and acute” child abuse was ordered held without bail Friday.

Read more: No Bail for Marquette Park Couple Charged with Murdering 2-Year-Old Girl


Frost Advisory Issued as Temperatures Set to Plunge Through Early Saturday


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 04:31:45 PM

Author:

The National Weather Service issued a Frost Advisory for several counties across the Chicago area starting late Friday and lasting through early Saturday.

Read more: Frost Advisory Issued as Temperatures Set to Plunge Through Early Saturday


‘He Was a Giver:' Chicago Civil Rights Icon Timuel Black Remembered for Activism


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 04:28:52 PM

Author:

Timuel Dixon Black, a prominent Chicago civil rights activist, was remembered Friday as someone who helped shape the city's history and shared wisdom with younger generations.

Read more: ‘He Was a Giver:' Chicago Civil Rights Icon Timuel Black Remembered for Activism


Chicago to Begin Offering COVID Booster Shots Starting Next Week


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 03:51:06 PM

Author:

Chicago officials will begin offering COVID-19 vaccine booster shots to all those eligible starting early next week, following the endorsement from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of extra doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

Read more: Chicago to Begin Offering COVID Booster Shots Starting Next Week


Chicago-Area Man Identified as Suspect Shot During Kenosha County Police Chase


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 03:46:40 PM

Author:

The man who was shot by police in southeastern Wisconsin after allegedly wounding a police K-9 during a pursuit Thursday was identified as a resident of suburban Cook County, authorities said.

Read more: Chicago-Area Man Identified as Suspect Shot During Kenosha County Police Chase


‘World's Largest' Corn Maze Pays Tribute to 2 Decades in Illinois Suburb


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 03:33:48 PM

Author:

Officials at a suburban farm have unveiled the design of their new corn maze, billed as the largest in the world, and they have also announced numerous other attractions and activities for families looking for a fun time this fall.

Read more: ‘World's Largest' Corn Maze Pays Tribute to 2 Decades in Illinois Suburb


Illinois Daycare Workers Must Get COVID Vaccine or Test Weekly, Pritzker Says


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 02:28:08 PM

Author:

In an effort to protect young children who aren’t eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced an executive order Friday requiring workers at daycare facilities to receive the COVID-19 vaccine or submit to weekly testing requirements. The mandate applies to more than 55,000 staff members who work at 2,872 licensed daycare facilities statewide. Those who opt not...

Read more: Illinois Daycare Workers Must Get COVID Vaccine or Test Weekly, Pritzker Says


Remains Discovered at Lemont Forest Preserve Where Missing United Executive's SUV Found in 2020


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 02:09:51 PM

Author:

Police are investigating after apparent human remains were found in the Waterfall Glen forest preserve Friday, authorities said.

Read more: Remains Discovered at Lemont Forest Preserve Where Missing United Executive's SUV Found in 2020


Christkindlmarket Reveals Iconic Boot Mug Design Ahead of Holiday Season


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 02:03:17 PM

Author:

Chicago's Christkindlmarket has officially revealed its iconic souvenir mug design, as well as the first annual ornament, ahead of the 2021 holiday season.

Read more: Christkindlmarket Reveals Iconic Boot Mug Design Ahead of Holiday Season


Bears Place Jimmy Graham on Reserve/COVID-19 List


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 02:00:49 PM

Author: Alex Shapiro

Matt Nagy's team already has Damien Williams, Robert Quinn and Mike Furrey dealing with virus.

Read more: Bears Place Jimmy Graham on Reserve/COVID-19 List


Walmart Recalls Aromatherapy Spray Due to ‘Rare and Dangerous Bacteria'


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 12:55:04 PM

Author: Becca Wood

Walmart is recalling an aromatherapy spray after a "rare and dangerous bacteria" was found that can cause a potentially fatal condition, with investigators looking into two deaths so far.

Read more: Walmart Recalls Aromatherapy Spray Due to ‘Rare and Dangerous Bacteria'


Chicago Announces Dates for Upcoming Police Officer Entry Exams


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 12:54:41 PM

Author:

Chicago announced Friday that it plans to host in-person police officer entry exams this weekend across several city locations.

Read more: Chicago Announces Dates for Upcoming Police Officer Entry Exams


Coronavirus in Illinois: 15,131 New COVID Cases, 183 Deaths, 209K Vaccinations in the Past Week


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 12:14:04 PM

Author:

Illinois health officials on Friday reported 15,131 new COVID-19 cases in the past week, along with 183 additional deaths and over 209,651 new vaccine doses administered.

Read more: Coronavirus in Illinois: 15,131 New COVID Cases, 183 Deaths, 209K Vaccinations in the Past Week


NOAA Releases Winter Predictions. Here's What They Expect in the Midwest


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 11:52:10 AM

Author:

Winter is coming, Chicago.

Read more: NOAA Releases Winter Predictions. Here's What They Expect in the Midwest


Walgreens, CVS Begin Offering COVID Booster Shots to Moderna, J&J Recipients


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 11:24:44 AM

Author:

Walgreens and CVS began offering COVID vaccine booster shots to more eligible people across the country Friday, one day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed extra doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccines.

Read more: Walgreens, CVS Begin Offering COVID Booster Shots to Moderna, J&J Recipients


Who Can Get a COVID Booster Shot? What to Know After CDC Endorses Moderna, J&J Doses


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 10:53:14 AM

Author:

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed extra doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccines Thursday, but who exactly is eligible under the latest guidance?

Read more: Who Can Get a COVID Booster Shot? What to Know After CDC Endorses Moderna, J&J Doses


Expert Tips for Decorating Your Home This Fall From the Floral Designer for the Grammys


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 08:59:01 AM

Author:

Changing leaves and gorgeous fall colors are everywhere this time of year, but if you're looking to bring nature's beauty to your front door, there are some easy ways to upgrade the look.

Read more: Expert Tips for Decorating Your Home This Fall From the Floral Designer for the Grammys


Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Moderna and J&J Booster Shots, Holiday Vaccinations


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 08:08:37 AM

Author:

Here's what you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic across Illinois today.

Read more: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Moderna and J&J Booster Shots, Holiday Vaccinations


Wis. Police Dog Shot Taking Down Chicago Murder Suspect Hailed a ‘Hero'


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 07:15:54 AM

Author:

A police dog who took a bullet while capturing a suspect believed to be tied to multiple Chicago murders is being hailed a "hero."

Read more: Wis. Police Dog Shot Taking Down Chicago Murder Suspect Hailed a ‘Hero'


Illinois Supreme Court Tosses County Tax on Guns, Ammunition


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 06:59:55 AM

Author:

The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled Cook County's taxes on guns and ammunition violate the state constitution

Read more: Illinois Supreme Court Tosses County Tax on Guns, Ammunition


8 Shot, 3 Fatally in Chicago Thursday


Created: Fri, Oct 22 2021 06:58:00 AM

Author:

Eight people were shot, three fatally in citywide shootings in Chicago Thursday.

Read more: 8 Shot, 3 Fatally in Chicago Thursday


Chicago Alderperson's Office Accepting Donations To Help Pay For Additional Police Cameras


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 09:55:21 PM

Author: Vi Nguyen

More police cameras could soon be installed in Chicago’s 43rd Ward, as Ald. Michele Smith is spearheading a fundraising drive for more of the devices in her ward that includes parts of Lincoln Park, Gold Coast, and Old Town.

Read more: Chicago Alderperson's Office Accepting Donations To Help Pay For Additional Police Cameras


Live Coverage: Funeral Service Held for Chicago Civil Rights Activist Timuel Black


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 08:54:09 PM

Author:

A funeral service will be held Friday to honor the life and legacy of Chicago civil rights activist Timuel Black, who died earlier this month at the age of 102.

Read more: Live Coverage: Funeral Service Held for Chicago Civil Rights Activist Timuel Black


Judge Cautions Both Sides in Chicago FOP Vaccine Mandate Debate


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 07:12:07 PM

Author: Charlie Wojciechowski

Chicago’s Fraternal Order of police encountered the second setback in as many days Thursday as the showdown over Chicago’s vaccine mandate continued. At a hearing, Moshe Jacobius, presiding judge of the Chancery Division for the Cook County Circuit Court, ruled the city of Chicago can have all cases related to the FOP vaccine mandate challenge heard before the same judge....

Read more: Judge Cautions Both Sides in Chicago FOP Vaccine Mandate Debate


Who Will Be Eligible for COVID Booster Shots and When After CDC Announcement?


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 06:36:33 PM

Author:

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed extra doses of all three of the nation’s vaccines Thursday, setting the course for millions of more Americans to receive a COVID-19 booster shot. Certain people who received Pfizer vaccinations months ago already are eligible for a booster and now the CDC says specific Moderna and Johnson & Johnson recipients qualify, too....

Read more: Who Will Be Eligible for COVID Booster Shots and When After CDC Announcement?


Illinois to Pay Interest on Unclaimed Money Under Settlement Approved Thursday


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 06:09:18 PM

Author: Phil Rogers

A federal judge on Thursday approved a settlement which now requires the state of Illinois to pay interest on unclaimed money it holds to the residents who rightfully own and claim it.

Read more: Illinois to Pay Interest on Unclaimed Money Under Settlement Approved Thursday


2 Men Killed in Shootings Just Minutes Apart in Logan Square, Rattling Community


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 06:06:42 PM

Author:

Two men are dead after they were both shot in the chest by an assailant who then fled the scene in a vehicle belonging to one of the victims, sending shockwaves through Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood.c

Read more: 2 Men Killed in Shootings Just Minutes Apart in Logan Square, Rattling Community


Halloween Merchandise Shortages Force Chicago Stores To Get Creative


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 05:45:31 PM

Author: Chris Hush

With a little more than a week to go until Halloween, retailers are sounding the alarm about merchandise shortages.

Read more: Halloween Merchandise Shortages Force Chicago Stores To Get Creative


Missing 3-Year-Old Boy Found Dead in Milwaukee, Authorities Say


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 04:29:28 PM

Author:

Authorities in Milwaukee say that a 3-year-old boy whose disappearance triggered an AMBER Alert earlier this week has been found dead Thursday afternoon.

Read more: Missing 3-Year-Old Boy Found Dead in Milwaukee, Authorities Say


CPD Officer Pushes Back After Police Union Suspended Her Over George Floyd-Inspired Protest


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 04:01:03 PM

Author:

A Chicago police officer who was suspended from the Fraternal Order of Police after she posted a photo of herself kneeling in solidarity with “Black Lives Matter” protesters says she wants the suspension removed from her record, and says she does not regret her decision to post the photo in the wake of the killing of George Floyd last year.

Read more: CPD Officer Pushes Back After Police Union Suspended Her Over George Floyd-Inspired Protest


Illuminated Ice Castles Return to Lake Geneva in January 2022


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 03:51:11 PM

Author:

Ice Castles will return to Lake Geneva, Wisconsin this winter, opening in January 2022 and running through February or March.

Read more: Illuminated Ice Castles Return to Lake Geneva in January 2022


Bulls' Ayo Dosunmu Earning Billy Donovan's Trust Early in Season


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 03:48:11 PM

Author: Rob Schaefer

Bulls 2021 second-round pick Ayo Dosunmu is putting on a crash course of how to earn a coach's trust.

Read more: Bulls' Ayo Dosunmu Earning Billy Donovan's Trust Early in Season


Police K-9 Wounded, Suspect Shot by Police During Kenosha County Pursuit, Authorities Say


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 03:05:44 PM

Author:

Police in southeastern Wisconsin say that a man was wounded after he allegedly shot a K-9 dog during a pursuit Thursday morning.

Read more: Police K-9 Wounded, Suspect Shot by Police During Kenosha County Pursuit, Authorities Say


Chicago Cubs Making Slight Decrease to 2022 Season Ticket Prices


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 02:53:55 PM

Author: NBC Sports Chicago Staff

Invoices sent to prospective 2022 Chicago Cubs season ticket holders are revealing price decreases in every seating section of Wrigley Field

Read more: Chicago Cubs Making Slight Decrease to 2022 Season Ticket Prices


ZooLights Tickets Go on Sale Thursday, Marking Bright Return to Lincoln Park Zoo


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 02:53:26 PM

Author:

Tickets for one of Chicago’s most colorful holiday traditions, ZooLights, went on sale Thursday, marking the 27th annual return to Lincoln Park Zoo.

Read more: ZooLights Tickets Go on Sale Thursday, Marking Bright Return to Lincoln Park Zoo


Advocate Aurora Says More Than 400 Employees Fired or Left Due to Vaccine Mandate


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 02:48:39 PM

Author:

More than 400 employees at Advocate Aurora Health have either left the health care company or been fired for not complying with a vaccine mandate, the hospital group said.

Read more: Advocate Aurora Says More Than 400 Employees Fired or Left Due to Vaccine Mandate


Halloween Events: 13th Floor Chicago and the Old Joliet Haunted Prison Are Back


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 02:30:09 PM

Author: Nina Florez

This weekend will mark the 2021 opening season for the brand-new location of 13th Floor Chicago haunted house in Schiller Park and the latest haunted house The Old Joliet Haunted Prison in Joliet.

Read more: Halloween Events: 13th Floor Chicago and the Old Joliet Haunted Prison Are Back


Here's When You Need to Get Your COVID Vaccine to Be Fully Vaccinated By the Holidays


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 01:13:55 PM

Author:

As Illinois health officials announce aims to alleviate coronavirus mitigations by the holidays should metrics decline, Chicago's top doctor gave deadlines for vaccinations in upcoming months.

Read more: Here's When You Need to Get Your COVID Vaccine to Be Fully Vaccinated By the Holidays


Lucky Number 7: Illinois Lottery's Pick 4 Hits All 7s, Earns 2,800 Players Top Prize


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 01:11:57 PM

Author:

What are the odds? Lucky number seven hit across all four numbers during Wednesday night's Illinois Lottery Pick 4 drawing, the lottery announced, meaning a top prize payout for all those who picked four 7s.

Read more: Lucky Number 7: Illinois Lottery's Pick 4 Hits All 7s, Earns 2,800 Players Top Prize


FDA OKs Mixing COVID Vaccines for Booster Shots, But Should You Do It?


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 01:09:23 PM

Author:

U.S. regulators on Wednesday said anyone eligible for a COVID vaccine booster shot can get a brand different from the one they received initially. But the process isn't quite finished.

Read more: FDA OKs Mixing COVID Vaccines for Booster Shots, But Should You Do It?


African Snake Found at Suburban Chicago Forest Preserve


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 12:06:17 PM

Author:

A snake native to Africa has been removed from a suburban Chicago nature preserve after a visitor found the reptile coiled beneath her car

Read more: African Snake Found at Suburban Chicago Forest Preserve


What to Know About Illinois' Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Onions


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 11:50:24 AM

Author:

Illinois health officials have reported a salmonella outbreak connected to onions statewide as more than three dozen residents have been diagnosed with the illness as of Wednesday.

Read more: What to Know About Illinois' Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Onions


CDC Panel Votes to Approve More COVID Booster Shots. Here's What We Know


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 11:48:41 AM

Author:

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention panel is expected to vote on COVID booster shots Thursday, one day after the Food and Drug Administration signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Read more: CDC Panel Votes to Approve More COVID Booster Shots. Here's What We Know


This Chicago Suburb Has Had Severe Water Issues for Days. Here's How It All Unfolded


Created: Thu, Oct 21 2021 10:16:15 AM

Author:

Residents and business owners in Dixmoor, a suburb about 18 miles south of Chicago, have been dealing with water pressure issues for several days now, leaving many reliant on bottled water and forced to boil what little water they can get through their pipes.

Read more: This Chicago Suburb Has Had Severe Water Issues for Days. Here's How It All Unfolded

 
Copyright 2015. All rights reserved.
Back to content | Back to main menu