Good Question! - NBC Chicago
Monday, May 31, 2010

How Do They Put the Blackhawks Logo on a Skyscraper?

How Do They Put the Blackhawks Logo on a Skyscraper?

The man who decorates the CNA Building has only two tools: windows and lights.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

How Does Buckingham Fountain Work?

How Does Buckingham Fountain Work?

Dive in and get a hands-on look at running the powerhouse that fuels the fountain.

Saturday, May 15, 2010

How Do Buses, Trains Get Wrapped in Ads?

How Do Buses, Trains Get Wrapped in Ads?

No, it's not giant shrink-wrap.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Why Do Golf Courses Have 18 Holes?

Why Do Golf Courses Have 18 Holes?

Truth be known, it wasn't always that way.

Thursday, Apr 1, 2010

Why Does Hair Turn Gray?

Why Does Hair Turn Gray?

Get to the root of the issue.

Friday, Jan 22, 2010

Test Driving the Tesla

Test Driving the Tesla

The high-end electric car company opened its first Chicago store this week.

Friday, Jan 8, 2010

Snow Parking: Do I Have To Pay?

Snow Parking: Do I Have To Pay?

Yes. Sorta.

Friday, Dec 18, 2009

Why Are There Four Time Zones in the U.S.?

Why Are There Four Time Zones in the U.S.?

There was a time when there were 27 different local times in Illinois. Something had to be done to bring order to the chaos, and it was done right here in Chicago.

Friday, Dec 11, 2009

Why is Christmas on December 25?

Why is Christmas on December 25?

Christmas is a day to celebrate many things. But who picked December 25th as the official holiday.

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2009

The Twelve Days of Calorie Counting

The Twelve Days of Calorie Counting

We count them and we try to reduce them, but how do we know how many calories are in our food?

Top Stories
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Conviction
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Conviction

The Illinois Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction of former police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife.

More Record Warmth Possible in Chicago Area
More Record Warmth Possible in Chicago Area

Chicago could break another heat record Thursday as the city's wave of unseasonably warm temperatures continues.

Homeowners Say Deck Product is Damaging Backyard Investments
Homeowners Say Deck Product is Damaging Backyard Investments

Homeowners who were hoping to extend the lives of their decks with a brand-name resurfacing product say they may need new decks altogether after applying the product to their backyard investments.

Mexican Community Rallies to Raise Cash After Earthquake
Mexican Community Rallies to Raise Cash After Earthquake

The Mexican community in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood came together Wednesday night to pray for loved ones and find ways to help.

Body Found at Collapsed Mexico School Where Girl Is Trapped
Body Found at Collapsed Mexico School Where Girl Is Trapped

A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the ruins of her school stretched into a new day on Thursday, a vigil broadcast across the nation as rescue workers struggled in rain and darkness to pick...

Chicagoans Wait For Word From Family in Puerto Rico
Chicagoans Wait For Word From Family in Puerto Rico

First it was Irma. Many people just had their power restored and thought they escaped the worst of it. But Maria proved to be much different.