Feds: $1M Stolen From Field Museum Funded Luxury Cars, JewelryFederal prosecutors say the woman who stole nearly $1 million from the Field Museum while working there for a decade used the money to buy expensive clothing, watches, handbags and to drive “one luxury car after another.”
Field Museum Offers Free Admission In FebruaryThe Field Museum is offering free admission to Illinois residents throughout the month of February.
Argonne Laboratory Scan Finds T-Rex's Arms Not Used MuchThe preliminary results are in after scientists at the Field Museum and Argonne National Laboratory teamed up to answer the question: Did Sue, the Field's famous Tyrannosaurus Rex, ever use those tiny arms? The short answer is, probably not, at least not as an adult.
Sue The T. Rex Lends A Hand -- Actually, Her Arm -- For ResearchRelax, it's a loan. Part of the famous T Rex fossil will be examined and quickly returned. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Museums Offer Free Admission To CPS Students Before Classes ResumeChicago Public Schools students get a treat ahead of the first day of school. Some of the city's museums and cultural institutions are offering free admission.
War Through The Eyes Of A Woman Photographer CBS 2's Vince Gerasole speaks with Lynsey Addario, often called the greatest living photojournalist. Her work is now on display at the Field Museum.
Best Places To Buy Graduation Gifts In ChicagoDo you need some ideas for graduation gifts? From luggage to smartphones, these five retailers in the Chicago area offer some inspiration.
Field Museum Solves The Mystery Of The Illinois Tully Monster"This a really bizarre looking creature,” said Scott Lidgard, an associate curator of invertebrate paleontology at the Field Museum of Natural History.
Hidden Away With Reptiles For Decades, Field Museum Hyenas Get New ExhibitSomething old is something new again at the Field Museum; and four striped hyenas are now in a better, more informative setting.
Ex-Field Museum Employee Charged In Seven-Year SwindleThe feds have charged a former longtime Field Museum employee days after it was revealed that the museum had been swindled out of more than $900,000 in cash over seven years.
Cubs, Blackhawks Fans Unite On Big Day For Photos With Stanley CupChicago might be in the midst of Cubs fever, but there’s still a championship Blackhawks team to celebrate. Blackhawks fans can take pictures of the Stanley Cup on Wednesday at Millennium Park or at the Field Museum.
Thanksgiving: Why You Should Skip Black Friday And Find Features From HomeSave some time, and maybe even some cash, by shopping at these local retailers in Chicago on Black Friday.