Chicago's Record Cold Makes Top 5 Longest Streaks Below 0 DegreesIn case you've been hibernating for the past few days, it's cold outside. And it's been so cold for so long, Chicago has made the top five list of longest periods of time spent below zero degrees.
Extreme Cold Causes Financial Losses For Chicago BusinessesThe frigid temperatures may be subsiding, but the financial fallout for businesses is just now being tabulated.
City Cracks Down On Landlords Who Leave Tenants Without HeatSeveral buildings across Chicago were without heat during this week's record cold snap, including high and low rent properties.
One Woman's Selfless Act Spurs Group To Rent 60 Hotel Rooms To Keep Homeless People Off Chicago Streets During Historic ColdIt started with one woman's act of kindness – putting up homeless people in a hotel during this week's dangerous deep freeze. Then it snowballed to a lifesaving effort by a group of strangers on the city's South Side.
UCLA Men’s Volleyball Team Adjusts To Frigid Chicago TemperaturesChicagoans aren't used to this extreme cold, so imagine what it must be like for Californians who just arrived in town. UCLA's fifth-ranked men's volleyball team will play two matches in the Chicago area this week at Loyola University and Lewis University, so they've had to adapt.
Chicago's Polar Vortex Got You Down? Technology Can Help Ease The PainBack in the last week of January in 1994 the scene in Chicago looked the same. People wrapped themselves in fur coats, scarves and hats and tried their best to block the bitter cold.
How Does This Deep Freeze Compare To Chiberia 2014? It's A LOT ColderRemember Chiberia in 2014? How does this cold outbreak compare? It’s not even close, and we’re nowhere near done.
Remember Chiberia? A 120 Degree Temperature Swing This WeekendHere's a mind-blowing factoid: This weekend will feel 120 degrees warmer than it did just over four months ago.
Meet The Man Who Coined The Word 'Chiberia'Who came up with the word Chiberia?
2014 Winter Has Most Days At Zero Or Below In HistoryThe unrelenting, bitter winter of 2013-14 is by one measure the coldest season in the history of Chicago.
More Snow Forecast For Chicago This Weekend While the temperatures have moderated somewhat, it comes with a price: More snow is expected this weekend.
VIDEO: CBS 2 Reporter Pam Jones Shows You How To Dress In 'Chiberia'When CBS 2 reporter Pamela Jones needs to get on a story quickly during this hellish Chicago winter, she has a system.
Chicago Vs. Siberia: Which One Wins?All this talk about how Chicago has become Siberia--or Chiberia--got us to wondering: Just how cold is it these days in that part of the former Soviet Union?
Divvy Bike Stations To Close Sunday Afternoon Due To Severe ColdDivvy bicycle stations will close today ahead of the historically frigid airmass bearing down on Chicago later tonight that many have dubbed “ChiBeria.”