Good Question! | NBC Chicago
Saturday, 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.

Friday, May 1, 2015

What is 'May Day?'

What is 'May Day?'

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

Thursday, 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.

Thursday, 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.

Thursday, 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!

Friday, 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.

Friday, Nov 26, 2010

What to Do With the Leftovers

What to Do With the Leftovers

Inside: Recipes for all that leftover turkey.

Thursday, 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.

Friday, 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.

Thursday, 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
Hours-Long Standoff Ends in West Loop; CTA Service Resumes

Hours-Long Standoff Ends in West Loop; CTA Service Resumes

Chicago Transit Authority Green and Pink Line train services were disrupted early Tuesday as SWAT teams worked to negotiate with a man on the tracks in the city’s West Loop.

McDonald’s to Break Ground on New Downtown  Headquarters

McDonald’s to Break Ground on New Downtown Headquarters

McDonald’s will break ground on its new downtown Chicago corporate headquarters Tuesday. Mayor Rahm Emanuel will attend the groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the fast food giant’s new...

2 Hours Less Sleep for Driver Increases Crash Risk: Study

2 Hours Less Sleep for Driver Increases Crash Risk: Study

Not getting enough sleep every night doubles the risk of crashes on the road, according to a new study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

Balanced Blazers Beat Bulls 112-110<br />

Balanced Blazers Beat Bulls 112-110

Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers learned from last month's blowout loss to Chicago.

Man Killed, 3 Wounded in Shootings Monday Across Chicago

Man Killed, 3 Wounded in Shootings Monday Across Chicago

A man was killed and at least three other people were wounded in shootings Monday on the city’s South and West sides, according to Chicago Police. The 37-year-old man was fatally shot about 2...

Trump Heads Back Out on Road for 'Thank You' Tour

Trump Heads Back Out on Road for 'Thank You' Tour

President-elect Donald Trump is taking his show back on the road. Trump is slated to hold the second stop of this "thank you" tour Tuesday in North Carolina, less than a week after his bombastic return...