The Chicago River is beginning to resemble the Everglades. For the second time in a month an alligator has been spotted sunning himself along the banks of the North Branch of the Chicago River.
The most recent gator is a little less shy, coming into view of neighbors and... more »
Registered Nurse Diane Ashton specializes in immunizations and she knows the kind of pain that comes from shingles. She had an attack when she was 21. "I did not know what it was," said Ashton. "I knew it was extremely painful to the point that I couldn't really move that... more »
To steal a phrase from a fellow fast-food chain, KFC is thinking outside the bun.
The chicken chain rolls out its Double Down sandwich this weekend - although some might question whether it really is a sandwich. It consists of two white meat chicken breast fillets with a filling... more »
At the end of a remote road lined by houses, children play in yards just a short distance from a stagnant, 16.5-acre lagoon filled with the waste sludge of a factory egg farm.
Flies hover over the pond as chicken urine and feces get pumped daily through white pipes... more »
Lincoln-based Nature's Variety is voluntarily recalling packages of its chicken-flavored pet food over concerns of salmonella contamination.
The company says in a statement issued Thursday that no pets or humans have been sickened.
Included in the recall are three-pound packages of chicken medallions, six-pound packages of chicken patties... more »
Forget snakes on a plane, how about a chicken on a train.
An ordinary uptown 6 subway ride on Tuesday night turned bizarre when an unidentified man spun on the floor with a chicken.
A passenger named "Kylie" posted the footage on her blog which eventually ended up... more »
Barbara Sakota's been practicing homeopathy for more than 20 years.
"It's a way of life, we don't use the four letter D word," she said.
She doesn't call it a diet.
But for her, part of staying healthy is eating based on her blood type.
"I'm... more »
About 100 people in Colorado Springs will be eating a lot of chicken in the next year.
After a long wait outside, the Chick-Fil-A fans were the first ones through the door at the new store on Garden of the Gods Road as it opened Thursday morning.
As... more »