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.

Apr 30, 2013

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
Blackheads Knock Off Predators 4-2

Blackheads Knock Off Predators 4-2

The Chicago Blackhawks seized momentum in their series on Sunday afternoon as they knocked off the Nashville Predators by a score of 4-2 in Game 3.

Seattle Archbishop to Give Homily at Cardinal George's Funeral

Seattle Archbishop to Give Homily at Cardinal George's Funeral

The archbishop of Seattle will give the homily at Cardinal Francis George's funeral Thursday at Holy Name Cathedral.

Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Mansion in Barrington Hills

Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Mansion in Barrington Hills

An extra-alarm fire started by a burning tree branch destroyed a massive home in northwest suburban Barrington Hills Saturday evening.

Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball in Beer Cup, Then Chugs Beer

Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball in Beer Cup, Then Chugs Beer

A Chicago woman proved her Cubs fandom during Saturday's game when she caught a foul ball in her beer... and then chugged the beer with the ball still inside.

Possible Rainy, Stormy Afternoon

Possible Rainy, Stormy Afternoon

The warm, pleasant week comes to an end Sunday afternoon as rain showers and possible thunderstorms make their way to the Chicago area.

White Sox Call Up Pitching Prospect Carlos Rodon

White Sox Call Up Pitching Prospect Carlos Rodon

The Chicago White Sox sent Carlos Rodon to the minors to start the 2015 season, but his stay in Charlotte was short as he will be joining the major league roster on Monday.