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Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 11:40 AM CST

Despite Increase in Car Safety, Traffic Deaths on the Rise

Despite Increase in Car Safety, Traffic Deaths on the Rise

Despite improvements in automobile technology which even critics acknowledge have made cars the safest they have ever been, traffic fatalities took a dramatic rise last year.

Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 at 06:29 PM CST

Snowstorm in Northeast Causes Flight Delays in Chicago

Snowstorm in Northeast Causes Flight Delays in Chicago

A snowstorm hitting the Northeast Thursday caused flight delays for many travelers in Chicago. Ash-har Quraishi reports.

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 at 12:05 PM CST

Pedestrian Struck by Metra Train in Crystal Lake

Pedestrian Struck by Metra Train in Crystal Lake

All trains are halted on Metra’s Union Pacific Northwest Line Thursday morning after a pedestrian was struck by a train in northwest suburban Crystal Lake.

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 at 08:40 AM CST

1 Killed When Metra Train, Car Collide on Northwest Side

1 Killed When Metra Train, Car Collide on Northwest Side

One person was killed when a Metra train struck a car on Chicago's Northwest Side Thursday morning, officials said.

Monday, Jan 23, 2017 at 04:26 PM CST

Authorities Take Second Look at Busy Lake County Interchange

Authorities Take Second Look at Busy Lake County Interchange

One of the busiest interchanges in Lake County has quickly turned into one of the most dangerous, according to some commuters, and authorities are now considering another round of construction in what was...

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 11:36 PM CST

Bowling Team's Bus Rolls After Driver Has Seizure: Officials

Bowling Team's Bus Rolls After Driver Has Seizure: Officials

A school bus rolled over on Interstate 294 in a southwest Chicago suburb during rush hour Tuesday, sending three people to the hospital after authorities believe the driver suffered a seizure while driving.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 10:32 PM CST

South Shore Service Suspended for Hours Due to Weather

South Shore Service Suspended for Hours Due to Weather

South Shore Line train service has been "suspended until further notice" due to extreme weather conditions in the Chicago area.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 08:09 AM CST

More Than a Dozen Crashes Reported on Indiana Toll Road

More Than a Dozen Crashes Reported on Indiana Toll Road

Icy road conditions closed the Indiana Toll Road and caused multiple crashes Thursday morning in Gary.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 08:49 AM CST

Red, Green Line Trains Delayed Due to Track Conditions

Red, Green Line Trains Delayed Due to Track Conditions

Trains on the Red and Green lines were temporarily delayed Thursday morning due to track conditions.

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 03:12 PM CST

Obama's Chicago Visit Could Disrupt Traffic Tuesday

Obama's Chicago Visit Could Disrupt Traffic Tuesday

President Barack Obama will return to Chicago Tuesday for his farewell address at McCormick Place, and that could mean traffic troubles for some commuters.

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