Listeria is a common bacteria, but it can be deadly, especially in young children, the elderly and those with weakened immune systems. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
PetSmart has decided to close three of its animal boarding facilities in the Chicago area, due to the spread of canine influenza.
The vast majority of customers are satisfied with their CTA service, but fewer feel that way than three years ago — especially if they are bus riders, a study indicates.
Animal-loving senior citizens will no longer have to choose to give up their pets without ever seeing them again, if the DeKalb County Board approves a proposed animal shelter addition.
A new study has found distracted driving is to blame for nearly 60 percent of traffic accidents involving teenagers.
CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on why physicians seem to be leery, even if they have qualifying patients.
If it works as anticipated, the app will mark the realization of a 40-year search for a fare card good anywhere on Chicago area mass transit.
CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez has more on legislation proposed Thursday.
If you’ve filled your tank in the past couple days, you’ve probably noticed a sudden spike in gas prices.
There are at least three factors driving the price surge, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Hundreds of conservation-minded home owners who are waiting on thousands of dollars from the state of Illinois may end up empty-handed. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
Two gas stations in the western suburbs have been waging an old-fashioned price war for more than a week.
The Illinois Commerce Commission on Wednesday announced an investigation into Peoples Gas’ controversial and pricey gas-main replacement program in Chicago after allegations by two whistleblowers.
Probiotics aren’t just for people. Some vets have recommended the supplements for pets, to help with a variety of health problems. At Mary Piro’s house, probiotics are a staple in the diets of her horses and dogs.
A couple years ago, you could save decent money on your electric bill merely by switching to an alternate energy supplier, but Citizens Utility Board spokesman Jim Chilsen said not anymore. That is because those companies have started hiking rates, and ComEd has gotten out from under an expensive contract.
Illinois lawmakers have introduced legislation that would allow ComEd to charge customers about $2 more per month to cover the costs of its nuclear power plants, drawing criticism from a utility watchdog group that says ComEd’s parent company already makes plenty of profit.
The FBI has issued warning about a growing type of malicious Internet software that could take your computer hostage, along with all the data stored on it.
Automated license plate readers (ALPRs) consist of a camera used to scan the license plate of every passing car. That number then is recorded and stored indefinitely.
CBS 2 tried two different brands on five dogs and got some surprising results, Dana Kozlov reports.
CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot pays a visit to the annual preview of what’s new in the auto world.
WBBM’s Comcast Business Class Newsmakers Series had Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes talk about social media applications and technologies to a packed Navy Pier Grand Ballroom on October 27th. (credit: CBS/Steve Hardy)
Ferrari, Bentley, Lamborghini, Aston-Martin. Those are just some of the high-end luxury vehicles purchased by a disgraced north suburban businessman that will up available for auction on Tuesday April 19.
Clinique Fresh Faces makeover during the Clinique Fresh Faces Tour 2010
Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Sony — the list goes on and on when it comes to the number of companies cranking out digital readers.