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 4, Ducks 4

Blackhawks 4, Ducks 4

Six goals were scored in the third period of Game 4, but neither team could gain an upper hand as the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks are headed to overtime.

Surveillance Video Shows Dognapper Stealing Pricey Terrier

Surveillance Video Shows Dognapper Stealing Pricey Terrier

Surveillance video taken outside a West Loop condo building shows a dognapper stealing an expensive terrier last week.

4-Year-Old Girl Shot in Head During Prom Party

4-Year-Old Girl Shot in Head During Prom Party

Shots were fired on an evening when residents, faith leaders gather at events to promote peaceful summer.

Detroit-Area Woman Becomes Oldest in World at 116

Detroit-Area Woman Becomes Oldest in World at 116

A Detroit-area woman turned 116 Saturday, and her godson says her No. 1 rule in life is simply to treat others how you want to be treated.

Two Children Ejected From Car in I-94 Crash; One Dead

Two Children Ejected From Car in I-94 Crash; One Dead

Two children were ejected from a car in a single-vehicle crash on I-94 near suburban Gurnee. One of them, a 10-year-old boy, has died.

Hunter, Nunez Homer in Twins' 4-3 Win Over White Sox

Hunter, Nunez Homer in Twins' 4-3 Win Over White Sox

Torii Hunter homered, Trevor May pitched seven strong innings and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Saturday.