Chimpanzee Nests Contain Less Germs Than Your Bed, Study SaysAccording to a study by North Carolina State University, human beds are covered in bacteria and even feces particles, most of which fall off our bodies while we sleep and attract bugs like dust mites.
Engineer Creates 'Everything-Repellent' Coating To Kid-Proof ItemsResearchers at the University of Michigan have reportedly created a new coating that's being called an "everything-repellent."
Man Fatally Injures Himself While Cleaning Gun: PoliceJames Smith-Woodward was cleaning his gun at the Hawthorn Suites in the 2800 block of Greens Point Parkway in Hoffman Estates when he shot himself once in the abdomen.
How To Maintain A Gas GrillIf you've invested in a gas grill, you’re probably looking forward to a few summers of succulent barbecues. If you want to prolong the life of your grill, and investment, the proper care is non-negotiable. Here are your must-do grill maintenance steps.
Labor Official Blamed As CTA Gets Ready To Lay Off Ex-Offenders With tempers flaring and voices raised, the battle over 65 so-called “second chance” jobs for ex-offenders was intensified Thursday. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Union: Train Interiors Will Get Dirty Under CTA PlanTransit officials say labor representatives are misleading the public.
Housewares Show Displays Items For Frugal, Healthy Lifestyles
Shedd Aquarium To Close For 2 Days For Regular MaintenanceThe Shedd Aquarium will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday for an early spring cleaning, but the fish are staying put.
How To Convince People You're Not A Mess This HolidayThe difference between cleaning your house now and during spring cleaning is that you have no time to do the cleaning right now. Between Christmas shopping, cooking dinners, attending holiday parties and family visiting, there doesn’t seem to be enough hours in the day to actually clean your house. But it still needs to get done, because the family is arriving any minute and you’re hosting a huge holiday party. What to do? That’s where cleaning services come in handy, so you can make it look like you had all the time in the world to get the cleaning AND the cooking done.
Cook County Jail Inmates Put To Work Cleaning Animal CagesInmates at the Cook County Jail are taking on some new responsibilities, in the form of cleaning cages at an animal shelter.