Ice on Lake Michigan (CBS 2/Mai Martinez)

Lakefront Ice Is Beautiful But Deadly

A dog was rescued last week along Chicago’s icy lakefront, but sometimes people aren’t so lucky. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.


Photo Of An Ice Fishing Catch. (AP Photo)

With Warm Winter, Fox Lake Chief Warns Of Ice Fishing Dangers

The weekend death of an ice fisherman in the Chain of Lakes has Battalion chief Ed Lescher warning that this winter has just been too warm to make ice thick enough for safety.


Think your kitchen is spotless? Think again. (CBS)

Average Kitchens Filled With Potential Dangers

Think your kitchen is tidy and bacteria-free? Think again. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.


The driver of this minivan tried to beat the railroad crossing gates along a Union Pacific line on April 19, 2011, but the gate struck the van's roof. The train's engineer said it's a common danger he sees on the job. (Credit: CBS)

Train Engineers Highlight Crossing Dangers

Train engineers say they see it every day: people putting their lives at risk by running or driving across the tracks while a train is bearing down.

CBS 2–04/19/2011


Coping With The Dangers Of Pica

Imagine having an irresistible urge to eat chunks of dirt. The condition known as pica actually happens to some people — particularly pregnant women, as CBS 2’s Susan Carlson reports.

CBS 2–12/31/2010