10 Promising Career Paths to Consider

With the ever-changing job market, it’s challenging to know what career paths are the most promising. However, some career paths are worth considering as they have a high growth potential and …

What You Should Know About Temp Agencies

Almost everyone has worked with a temp or known someone who has. Some temps have worked nothing else while other temps have gone from a temp to a permanent job. What …

Scientists May Have Discovered the Secret Behind Ancient Roman Self-Healing Concrete

Self-healing concrete is a game-changer in the construction industry. The technology has the potential to extend the life of structures, reduce maintenance costs and improve safety. In addition, it promotes sustainability …

Chicago Residents Hold Their Noses as Rare Corpse Flower Begins to Bloom

Chicagoans are collectively gagging as the pungent odor of a decomposing animal begins to emanate through the city. But enough about the Bears — there’s a really unusual plant that is …

Three Chicago-Area Schools Reopen After Legionnaires’ Disease Scare

Parents all across the Windy City are breathing a sigh of relief on Monday, as their children return to schools after a potential health crisis was discovered last week. According to …

Mayor Rahn Emanuel Sued By Chicago Tribune For Concealing Emails

Presidential primary candidate Hillary Clinton has been under fire for the past year for conducting official business using private email accounts. The scandal is still underway as the FBI sifts through …

Taco Bells in Chicago are Now Offering Boozy Beverages

Taco Bell has had some wacky promotions over the years. First there was the Dorito-shell taco, and soon after, the fast food chain offered a breakfast menu, featuring items such as …

Invasive Asian Carp Swept Up During the 10th Annual Redneck Fishing Tournament

For about a decade, boaters have gotten together in Bath, Illinois, to participate in the Redneck Fishing Tournament. This year, the event ran from August 7 to the 8, but it …

Scorned Lottery Winners File Suit Against Illinois

Rhonda Rasche and Danny Chasteen thought their luck had changed, they took a chance and would be rewarded in money. At least that’s what should happen. Rasche and Chasteen are two …

Chicago Tax Hikes Loom as Emanuel Attempts to Balance City’s Budget

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is asking local councilmen to vote on a series of drastic tax increases that have left many residents in a debate over what the city should be …

Motorola Solutions Will Relocate Headquarters to Chicago By Next Summer

Motorola Solutions has just announced that it will be closing its headquarters in suburban Schaumburg and relocating into the city of Chicago by next summer, according to a joint statement from …

‘This Is the Part Where I Break Free…” — 2 Cows to Chicago’s High School for Agricultural Sciences

The Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences certainly provides plenty of entertainment and educational experiences that normal American high schools never see, but even this school never dealt with cows on …

Unruly Woman’s Violent Rampage on Chicago Flight Results in Emergency Landing

Talk about a wild ride from start to finish: A female passenger’s bad behavior on a plane from Miami to Chicago caused the plane to make an emergency stop in Indianapolis …