Brain Study Finds People Actually Get Dumber During A Heat WaveResearchers at Harvard University have discovered that a person's brain works 13 percent slower when it has to operate in extreme heat.
Real Men Cook (In The Sweltering Heat) On Father's Day"It is 100 degrees and I'm on this hot grill so its 120 to me right now."
Staying Safe In The Sweltering HeatEveryone was trying to stay cool from drinking a lot of water instead of alcohol, staying in the shade and using paper fans.
More 90s, Heavy Rain On Tap After Record Heat For Memorial Day WeekendAfter two days of record heat, the Chicago area could see another day of highs in the 90s on Tuesday, followed by widespread storms overnight, as remnants of Subtropical Storm Alberto start to move in.
Keeping Cool Under Record High TemperaturesAny place in the shade and any place close to water. Those are the prime spots throughout the day.
Chicago Ties Record High Of 97 DegreesChicago O'Hare reached 97 degrees. It's also the hottest day in almost six years.
Hot, Hot, Hot This Memorial Day WeekendOn Saturday it hit 90 degrees. It was the warmest day in 242 days, since September 23, 2017 when it was 95 degrees.
Get Your Furnace Checked Now While Weather Is MilderThe milder weather this week may be a good time to get your furnace or boiler checked, if it's been a while since you've had a technician look at it.
Stakes High At Chicago's 'Heat Court' During Bitter ColdThe City of Chicago is taking court action against landlords and building owners for failing to provide enough heat or hot water in this frigid weather.
Chicago Sets New Heat Record For This DateChicago set a heat record on Thursday for this date, Sept. 21. It got to 94 degrees at O'Hare.
Police Dog Dies From Heat ExposureDrago the police dog's career ended tragically, after three years, in a hot vehicle in a parking lot in Oak Forest.
Postal Employees Overcome By Heat, 13 Transported To HospitalThe incident happened around 7:45 a.m. at the post office at 540 N. Dearborn.