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3 Die When Train Strikes SUV in Southern Illinois

3 Die When Train Strikes SUV in Southern Illinois

Officials say three members of a family were killed when their SUV was struck by a freight train at a crossing in southern Illinois. Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Rollover Crash Blocks Chicago Skyway

Rollover Crash Blocks Chicago Skyway

A rollover crash on the outbound Chicago Skyway caused backups during the Wednesday evening rush hour. Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Wing of Frontier Airlines Plane Strikes Fence at O'Hare Airport

Wing of Frontier Airlines Plane Strikes Fence at O'Hare Airport

A Frontier Airlines flight destined for Washington D.C. was stuck at O’Hare Airport after the wing of the... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Check Traffic & Travel Times

Check Traffic & Travel Times

Use Chicagoland highway traffic travel times to find out how long it will take to get to your destination. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Illinois Tollway
8 Hospitalized When Amtrak Train Hits Truck

8 Hospitalized When Amtrak Train Hits Truck

Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said no one suffered serious or life-threatening injuries Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
CTA: No Fare Hikes, Service Reductions in 2015

CTA: No Fare Hikes, Service Reductions in 2015

Budget proposal says current improvement projects will continue, rail lines to get expanded service. Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
State: Travelers from Western Africa Subject to Quarantine

State: Travelers from Western Africa Subject to Quarantine

Airline passengers who had any contact with Ebola patients in three West African countries will be placed in... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Passengers File Lawsuit After Indiana Megabus Crash

Passengers File Lawsuit After Indiana Megabus Crash

At least eight passengers are suing Megabus after a double-decker bus crashed on Oct. 14 on I-65 outside... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Police To Screen CTA Passengers' Bags for Explosives

Police To Screen CTA Passengers' Bags for Explosives

Starting in November, Chicago Transit Authority passengers' bags will be randomly screened for explosive... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
City on Course to Patch 350 Miles of Roads This Year

City on Course to Patch 350 Miles of Roads This Year

With winter lurking around the corner, road repair crews are rushing to fix pothole-strewn streets while they’ve got... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Gas Prices Drop Below $3 in Some Chicago Suburbs

Gas Prices Drop Below $3 in Some Chicago Suburbs

Signs outside more and more gas stations nationwide are broadcasting gas for under $3 a gallon — but whatever relief... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Officials to Dedicate Englewood Flyover

Officials to Dedicate Englewood Flyover

The $140 million bridge aiming to ease Chicago rail traffic opened in late September. Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

A child traveling from Liberia is being tested for Ebola and remains in isolation in Chicago after he and an... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
14 Taken to Hospitals After Dan Ryan Crash

14 Taken to Hospitals After Dan Ryan Crash

Fourteen people were taken to hospitals with non life-threatening injuries Monday morning after a four-vehicle crash... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Damen Blue Line Station Closes for Renovations

Damen Blue Line Station Closes for Renovations

The Damen Blue Line station closed Monday for more than two months of renovations as part of the ongoing “Your... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Chicago Cop Charged With Driving Wrong Way on I-57

Chicago Cop Charged With Driving Wrong Way on I-57

A Chicago police officer was charged Friday for driving the wrong way on I-57 near 111th Street while under... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Man Charged With Sexual Abuse on CTA Train

Man Charged With Sexual Abuse on CTA Train

A man was charged with aggravated battery and sexual abuse after a “sexually related incident” in a train car... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Federal Review Finds Safety Concerns With Metra

Federal Review Finds Safety Concerns With Metra

A federal review has found safety concerns with the Chicago area's Metra commuter rail service, though none... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Passengers Describe O'Hare Ebola Screening

Passengers Describe O'Hare Ebola Screening

Amid recent cases of Ebola in the United States, new travel precautions took effect at O’Hare Airport in... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
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