Nov 18, 2011

Aquaponics Turns Waste into Resources

Aquaponics Turns Waste into Resources

The ancient tradition of aquaponics could be the solution to a global issue.

Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Nov 16, 2011

Urban Farm Growing Opportunities for Those in Poverty

Urban Farm Growing Opportunities for Those in Poverty

The Chicago Lights Urban Farm empowers youth and community residents in the Cabrini-Green neighborhood to have increased economic opportunities through access to organic produce, nutritional education,...

Nov 16, 2011

How to Put "Green" Into the Holidays

How to Put "Green" Into the Holidays

A lot of people find ways to go green around the house and office, but thinking about the environment around the holidays can be more of a challenge.

Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

Nov 14, 2011

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...

Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Nov 11, 2011

Blue Jeans Go Green

Blue Jeans Go Green

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

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.

Nov 11, 2011

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Top Stories
Man Held After 7 Bodies Found in Indiana

Man Held After 7 Bodies Found in Indiana

Charges were pending Monday afternoon against convicted sex offender Darren Deon Vann after the bodies of seven women were discovered in Northwest Indiana over the weekend.

Indiana Mayor Says Suspect in 7 Deaths Is Sex Offender

Indiana Mayor Says Suspect in 7 Deaths Is Sex Offender

The mayor of Gary, Indiana says that a man who confessed to killing one woman and led police to the bodies of six others in northwestern Indiana had been convicted of sex crimes in Texas.

Obama Casts Early Ballot in General Election

Obama Casts Early Ballot in General Election

"This is the most important office in a democracy: the office of citizen," Obama said inside polling location.

Karen Lewis Returns to Twitter After Brain Tumor Diagnosis

Karen Lewis Returns to Twitter After Brain Tumor Diagnosis

Karen Lewis is back on Twitter. Until yesterday, the Chicago Teachers Union president, former mayoral contender and avid tweeter had been silent on the social media platform since

Dallas Judge: Treat Ebola Contacts with "Respect"

Dallas Judge: Treat Ebola Contacts with "Respect"

Dallas officials asks the public to to treat the 48 people, including five children, removed from the Ebola watch list at midnight Monday with "dignity and respect."

Kyle Long Walks Back Criticism of Fans Monday

Kyle Long Walks Back Criticism of Fans Monday

After Sunday's loss to the Miami Dolphins, Chicago Bears lineman Kyle Long called fans booing the team at halftime "unacceptable." On Monday, he walked back those comments in a radio interview.