Green Week - NBC Chicago
Friday, Dec 10, 2010

Eco Fashion with Maria Cornejo

Eco Fashion with Maria Cornejo

Maria Cornejo was honored for her commitment to earth-friendly design -- a fitting tribute for a woman focused on keeping as much design as she can within peoples' hands. While she insists that it's...

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Blue Jeans Go Green

Blue Jeans Go Green

Levi Strauss claims its new "waterless" jeans are better for the planet.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

A quarter of all mammals are at risk of extinction, conservation group says.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

'Fracking' Chemical Found in Town's Aquifer

'Fracking' Chemical Found in Town's Aquifer

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Senate Majority Rejects GOP Bid to Block EPA

Senate Majority Rejects GOP Bid to Block EPA

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Parks in Peril: Budget Impasse Could Take a Major Toll

Parks in Peril: Budget Impasse Could Take a Major Toll

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

Monday, Nov 7, 2011

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Sanctuaries are saving as much as 50 percent on energy bills by switching to solar power.

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NBC 5, Telemundo Chicago Host Disaster Relief Drive
NBC 5, Telemundo Chicago Host Disaster Relief Drive

In the wake of deadly earthquakes in Mexico and horrific hurricanes that recently hit parts of the U.S. and Caribbean, NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago are working with the American Red Cross to support relief...

Teacher Hailed as Hero for Subduing Gunman at Ill. School
Teacher Hailed as Hero for Subduing Gunman at Ill. School

A teacher is being hailed as a hero for stopping a student gunman at a central Illinois high school Wednesday.

Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Conviction
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Conviction

The use of hearsay testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction.

More Record Warmth Possible in Chicago Area
More Record Warmth Possible in Chicago Area

Chicago could break another heat record Thursday as the city's wave of unseasonably warm temperatures continues.

Facebook to Release Russia Ads to Congress Amid Pressure
Facebook to Release Russia Ads to Congress Amid Pressure

Facebook will provide the contents of 3,000 ads bought by a Russian agency to congressional investigators. The move Thursday comes amid growing pressure on the social network from members of Congress,...

Rapper Vic Mensa Calls Blackhawks' Logo 'Racist'
Rapper Vic Mensa Calls Blackhawks' Logo 'Racist'

Rapper Vic Mensa is a Chicago native, and he weighed in Thursday on one of the most iconic sports logos in the city.