Feds Will Finally Cover Illinois Residents Who Rushed To World Trade Center Site And Then Became IllRetired Chicago firefighter Art Noonan spent five days working at "the pile" -- Ground Zero -- after 9/11.
Person Dies After Fall Into Silo At Industrial PlantA worker who fell into a silo with toxic material at an industrial plant on the South Side has died.
Man Gets 7 1/2 Years For Trying To Poison Wife With Pufferfish ToxinEdward F. Bachner admitted in a plea agreement that he fraudulently purchased a $20 million life insurance policy on a person he planned to poison.
Lawmaker Wants To Ban Retail Receipts With Toxic ChemicalMany receipts contain toxic Bisphenol A, or BPA. Legislation introduced Thursday will require all stores to find an alternative. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
City: Most Batteries No Longer Need To Be Recycled SeparatelyHave you wondered what happened to all those battery recycling containers you used to see in libraries and other city buildings in Chicago?
Family Left With Questions After Officer's Mysterious DeathVeteran Police Officer Kevin Robinson died April 4, about a month after reportedly inhaling a toxic substance at work. Friends and family await the results of an investigation to learn what really happened.
High Levels Of Toxic Lead Found Near Elementary SchoolResidents in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood complained for years about metallic-tasting smoke rolling down their narrow streets but had little evidence it was harmful.