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Beagles used for medical research. (Credit; Beagle Freedom Project.)

Group Finds New Homes For Beagles Used In Medical Research

Dogs living in cages are used for medical research including here in Chicago. One breed is used more than any other, but as Roseanne Tellez reports, one group is working to give these animals a new life after the lab.

11/19/2014

A pedestrian crosses a snow-covered street in Humboldt Park on Thursday. The Chicago area saw snowfall for nearly three days straight, leaving 12 inches or more in parts of the city, and up to 18 inches in some northern suburbs. The heavy snow will be followed by extreme cold at the start of next week. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

University Studying Winter’s Impact On Mood

CBS 2’s Mary Kay Kleist tells us about a unique study that looks at how bitter conditions affect the mind.

02/13/2014

Jennifer Wood, her husband, three children, and four stepchildren. (Supplied to CBS)

Mom Of Seven Kids Celebrating Mother’s Day With Law Degree

“It’s been an emotional, exhausting journey,” Jennifer Wood said.

WBBM Newsradio–05/09/2013

An IIT career fair Thursday attracted a high number of employers. (CBS)

Employers Jostle For Applicants At One Job Fair

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on which fields put the job-seekers in the driver’s seat.

09/20/2012

Mies Google Doodle

Google Honors Mies Van Der Rohe’s Birthday With Image Of IIT Building

Google on Tuesday is honoring the esteemed architect Ludwig Mies Van der Rohe, in honor of what would be his 126th birthday.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012

Electric Charging Stations

New Electric Car Charging Stations To Open At IIT

A bank of new electric charging stations will open in Chicago Monday, and advocates of electric cars hope they will soon be as common as the corner gas station.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

No Bomb Found After Threat At IIT Campus

Authorities have given the all clear at the campus of the Illinois Institute of Technology, after the campus was evacuated Saturday morning for a bomb threat.

11/06/2010