Jun 11, 2011

Have a Question You'd Like Answered?

Have a Question You'd Like Answered?

Tell us what you want to know about, and we'll consider it as a possible story idea.

May 1, 2015

What is 'May Day?'

What is 'May Day?'

Traditional International Workers' Day -- celebrated world wide -- has roots in Chicago.

Feb 17, 2011

Chicago Once A Vital Stop on Underground Railroad

Chicago Once A Vital Stop on Underground Railroad

While most of the tangible signs of Chicago's involvement in the Underground Railroad were lost in the Great Fire, rich stories remain.

Feb 10, 2011

Why Some People Handle Cold Better Than Others

Why Some People Handle Cold Better Than Others

Experts say fights over the thermostat aren't imaginary.

Dec 16, 2010

How Chicago's Express Lanes Work

How Chicago's Express Lanes Work

How do officials reverse the express lanes on the Kennedy Expressway, and how long does it take? It's a Good Question!

Dec 3, 2010

Good Question: How Long Does It Take to Build a Car?

Good Question: How Long Does It Take to Build a Car?

Phil Rogers visits the Ford Motor plant on Torrence Avenue.

Nov 26, 2010

What to Do With the Leftovers

What to Do With the Leftovers

Inside: Recipes for all that leftover turkey.

Nov 18, 2010

Is It Possible to Live Off the Electrical Grid?

Is It Possible to Live Off the Electrical Grid?

"It's not an easy process, but its definitely worth the effort," says restaurateur.

Nov 12, 2010

What Does the Month at the Museum Winner Do All Night?

What Does the Month at the Museum Winner Do All Night?

Phil Rogers goes in the museum after hours with MSI contest winner Kate McGroarty.

Nov 4, 2010

How'd Engineers Reverse the Chicago River?

How'd Engineers Reverse the Chicago River?

It's one of the greatest engineering feats of all time, and the process to make it happen hasn't changed in more than 100 years.

Top Stories
Blackhawks Make Lineup Tweaks Ahead of Game 6

Blackhawks Make Lineup Tweaks Ahead of Game 6

With their season on the line Wednesday night, it appears that the Chicago Blackhawks are going to make a lineup change, with Kimmo Timonen coming out and David Rundblad being added to the mix for Game 6.

NWS: EF-0 Tornado Hit Summit Tuesday

NWS: EF-0 Tornado Hit Summit Tuesday

An EF-0 tornado hit Summit, Illinois during storms Tuesday afternoon, officials said.

FIFA Officials Indicted in 24-Year Bribery Scheme

FIFA Officials Indicted in 24-Year Bribery Scheme

Nine FIFA officials and five other corporate executives have been indicted on racketeering, conspiracy and corruption charges linked to the organization's oversight of the World Cup and other international...

Citations Issued in Boy's Dog-Mauling Death

Citations Issued in Boy's Dog-Mauling Death

The owner of a dog that mauled a 5-year-old boy to death in Chicago on Memorial Day has been cited by police, according to authorities.

Woman, 61, Shot When Bullets Pierce Home

Woman, 61, Shot When Bullets Pierce Home

A 61-year-old woman was shot in the neck while sitting in her living room when bullets pierced a window in her home on Chicago’s Southwest Side.

Illinois Bill Penalizes For Leaving Pets in Extreme Weather

Illinois Bill Penalizes For Leaving Pets in Extreme Weather

Illinois lawmakers have sent Gov. Bruce Rauner legislation that would make leaving pets outside in extreme hot or cold weather punishable with jail time and fines.