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CTA Announces Plans For Red Line Extension and Rehab
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CTA Announces Plans For Red Line Extension and Rehab

Plans to extend the Red Line past 95th Street, rebuild oldest North Side stations. Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Man Punched, Kicked Passenger on CTA Train: Police

Man Punched, Kicked Passenger on CTA Train: Police

Incident happened March 28 on board a CTA Yellow Line train, police said. Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Suspicious Package Shuts Down LSD

Suspicious Package Shuts Down LSD

Police shut down a portion of Lake Shore Drive Wednesday afternoon after a suspicious package was found near... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
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Check Traffic Travel Times

Police shut down a portion of Lake Shore Drive Wednesday afternoon after a suspicious package was found near... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Illinois Tollway

Illinois Tollway

Police shut down a portion of Lake Shore Drive Wednesday afternoon after a suspicious package was found near... Read »

Jul 21, 2010
City Kicks Off Road Resurfacing Project

City Kicks Off Road Resurfacing Project

Among the roadways that'll get attention will be 22 miles of arterial streets that were late-adds to the... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
9 Injured in CTA Bus Crash on Near West Side

9 Injured in CTA Bus Crash on Near West Side

Nine people were injured Tuesday afternoon when a van sideswiped a Chicago Transit Authority bus on Chicago's... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Parking App Lets Drivers Pay Via Cell Phone

Parking App Lets Drivers Pay Via Cell Phone

Paying the parking meter and displaying a receipt in your car window will soon be a thing of the past. Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
I-94 in NW Indiana Closed Due to Jack-Knifed Semi

I-94 in NW Indiana Closed Due to Jack-Knifed Semi

Tow trucks and crews were on the scene near the Porter Exit / U.S. Highway 20 at about 6 Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Flight Diverted After Man Attempts Mid-Air Exit

Flight Diverted After Man Attempts Mid-Air Exit

Pilots put plane down at Eppley Airfield in Omaha because of an "unruly" passenger. Watch »

Apr 14, 2014
Divvy Bikes to Be Used in Triathlon

Divvy Bikes to Be Used in Triathlon

Chicago officials say 100 people will complete the cycling portion of the 2014 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Metra Board Rides Train to Meeting

Metra Board Rides Train to Meeting

Metra board members took a Metra train Friday morning from Ogilvie Tranportation Center to Elburn to attend... Watch »

Apr 11, 2014
Divvy Comes Out of Hibernation

Divvy Comes Out of Hibernation

Chicago's new bike sharing program survived its first winter in operation. Now that it's spring, the program... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Service Restored After Blue Line Train Derails

Service Restored After Blue Line Train Derails

Southbound Blue Line trains are operational again following a derailment Thursday evening between the Pulaski... Watch »

Apr 11, 2014
House Bill Cracks Down On Rideshare Businesses

House Bill Cracks Down On Rideshare Businesses

Businesses such as Uber, Lyft and Sidecar may soon have to drastically change the way they do business in Illinois. Read »

Apr 10, 2014
United Airlines Ranks Third in Consumer Complaints

United Airlines Ranks Third in Consumer Complaints

The report from the U.S. Public Interest Research Group Education Fund, released Thursday, ranked 13 major airlines... Read »

Apr 10, 2014
1 Dead in I-55 Crash Near Romeoville

1 Dead in I-55 Crash Near Romeoville

One person was killed in a crash on Interstate-55 in Romeoville, state police said. Watch »

Apr 9, 2014
Lawmakers Mull East-West Amtrak Route Across Illinois

Lawmakers Mull East-West Amtrak Route Across Illinois

No cost estimate was discussed, but legislators are being asked to approve $42 million for passenger rail... Read »

Apr 8, 2014
Red Line Trains Rerouted Due to Smoke in Subway

Red Line Trains Rerouted Due to Smoke in Subway

Firefighters were called to the station at about 7:20 a.m. for a smell of smoke coming from debris on tracks,... Read »

Apr 8, 2014
Mother, Newborn Recovering After Fatal Crash

Mother, Newborn Recovering After Fatal Crash

A central Indiana woman injured when an off-duty police officer crashed into her car has delivered a healthy baby at... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
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