Bones Dug Up During Oak Forest Heritage Preserve Work To Be Reburied

The Cook County Forest Preserve District has abandoned plans for a new section of walking and biking path in Oak Forest, after crews dug up unmarked graves on the site of the old Oak Forest Hospital.


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Human Bones Found Near Junkyard In Lake Station, Ind.

The Lake County, Ind., coroner is set to examine some human bones, which were found in a wooded area near a junkyard in Lake Station.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2012

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Skull Found On Dead-End Street In Gary

There was a disturbing discovery in a remote area of Gary, Ind., Friday morning, when a utility worker found a human skull lying on a dead-end street.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2012

Skeletal remains found at the site of a demolished bait shop in Hammond, Ind., in October 2011 have been identified as 38-year-old Francine Carlson, who was reported missing in 1999. (Credit: Hammond Police Department)

Bones Found At Hammond Demolition Site Identified As Missing Woman

Police have identified bones found at the site of a former bait shop in Hammond, Ind., as a 38-year-old woman who has been missing since 1999.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

Sue, the lovely T-Rex. (Credit: Jasmyn Martin)

Guide To The Field Museum

On your day off, do you lose hours in front of your computer, as you’re doing now, refreshing Tumblr and tweeting about some idiotic thing someone said on Facebook? No? Well, good for you. You are the 1%. As for the rest of us, it might be time to go outside and get our brains moving again. If you haven’t visited the Field Museum of Natural History in a few years, it’s high time you returned. Here are some tips so you can make the most of your time.


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Person Of Interest Identified In Indiana Bones Mystery

Police in Hammond, Ind., might know who is responsible for human bones that were found last week in the remains of a demolished building.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011