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.

Top Stories
Ill. Suspends All 'Fire Ball' Rides After Ohio Fair Incident
Ill. Suspends All 'Fire Ball' Rides After Ohio Fair Incident

The Illinois Department of Labor has suspended the operation of all rides similar to the Fire Ball after the amusement park ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair Wednesday, killing at least one person...

3rd Child Dies After Tragic Crash That Killed Brothers, Mom
3rd Child Dies After Tragic Crash That Killed Brothers, Mom

A 6-year-old boy has died of his injuries following a horrific south suburban crash that claimed the lives of his pregnant mother and two younger brothers this week.

Gunman Opens Fire at Crash Scene, Bullet Strikes Firetruck
Gunman Opens Fire at Crash Scene, Bullet Strikes Firetruck

A gunman is in custody after police say he opened fire at the scene of a car crash on Chicago's South Side, sending a bullet through the windshield of a responding firetruck.

Arrieta Makes Bold Statement After Cubs' Win
Arrieta Makes Bold Statement After Cubs' Win

The Chicago Cubs are brimming with confidence after a 10-2 start to the second half of their season, and pitcher Jake Arrieta made a bold statement after the team's victory over the White Sox Wednesday.

Republicans Strain for Modest 'Skinny' Redo of 'Obamacare'
Republicans Strain for Modest 'Skinny' Redo of 'Obamacare'

Battered by repeated failures to repeal or replace "Obamacare," Senate GOP leaders retreated to a narrow approach Thursday that would undo just a few of the most unpopular elements of Barack Obama's law.

Chicago White Sox Trade Jennings for Rays' Casey Gillaspie
Chicago White Sox Trade Jennings for Rays' Casey Gillaspie

The Chicago White Sox acquired first baseman Casey Gillaspie from the Tampa Bay Rays Thursday, trading left-handed pitcher Dan Jennings in the deal.