File Photo (Nick Laham/ Getty Images)

Once-Endangered Eagles Return To Cook County

For the first time in a century, people have been able to see a bald eagle nest in Cook County. As CBS 2’s Bill Kurtis reports, they came close to extinction in the U.S.


A rare Peregrine Falcon has been nesting on the roof of Juanita Jordan's condo at 1100 N. Lake Shore Dr., and her eggs are expected to hatch soon. (Credit: Field Museum)

Peregrine Falcon Nesting At Juanita Jordan’s For-Sale Condo

There is a luxury Lake Shore Drive condo — with a well-known owner — for sale on the Gold Coast, and the unit has a very special unexpected visitor living just above it. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports a rare Peregrine Falcon has been nesting with several eggs just on the roof of the penthouse at 1100 N. Lakeshore Dr.

CBS 2–05/09/2012

Bald Eagle

A Rare Sight: Nesting Eagles Spotted In Palos Township Forest Preserve

In news that may have been a century in coming, a nesting pair of bald eagles is visible to the public in Cook County.

WBBM Newsradio–04/17/2012

Eagles had their nest rebuilt after a severe storm destroyed it by the Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation (Photo Credit: Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation)

Kane County Eaglets Will Have To Be Hand-Raised

A pair of 6-week-old bald eagles in Kane County could be getting physical exams today, unless people on the ground get proof that the parents have gone to the rebuilt nest.

WBBM Newsradio–06/03/2011