Wednesday Dec 4
Cuddling Prairie Dogs Remind Us That Sharing A Bed Has Its Downsides
If you've ever shared a bed with another person, you know that as nice as it to have someone to cuddle with, it can also interfere with your sleep.
Take a break from holiday hustle-bustle and have some fun
Take, for example, the splendiferous tree in Daley Plaza. This is the 100th year Chicago has had an official city Christmas tree.
The Nature Conservancy Photo Contest Finals Are Here, And They Are Absolutely Beautiful
The Nature Conservancy's annual photo contest is coming to a close after receiving more than 16,000 stunning entries .
The Doings Weekly
Holidays mean magic at the Zoo
Over one million lights will twinkle during Holiday Magic at Brookfield Zoo , 8400 W 31st St, Brookfield., 4 to 9 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Nov. 30 through Dec. 22, and Thursday-Tuesday, Dec. 26 to 31. "We have a new 38-foot talking tree," said Julie Enderle, onsite marketing coordinator.
5 Babies Born at Philadelphia Zoo
A photo of a five-year-old Angolan colobus monkey at the Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield, Illinois.
Remember this Story? Do you think apes have empathy?
Binti Jua is a female western lowland gorilla in the Brookfield Zoo, in Brookfield, Illinois, outside of Chicago.
Peccary Pups At San Francisco Zoo Are The Cutest Things You've Never Heard Of
The San Francisco Zoo just welcomed six newborn Chacoan peccaries, an endangered species once thought to be extinct.
School Bus Hits Stop Sign, Teens Urinating on Benches: Police
A school bus hit a stop sign at the intersection of Cossitt and Elmwood avenues about 3:15 p.m. No one was injured.
Crybaby Seal Fusses Over Going Into The Water, But We Understand
This fussy seal pup was recently weaned by its mother, and is on its own to learn how to swim and survive in the wild.