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Woman Booted From Flight For Poking Seatmate
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Woman Booted From Flight For Poking Seatmate

A passenger aboard a Southwest Airlines flight leaving Chicago was removed from the plane Thursday after reportedly poking her seatmate with a pen to stop him from snoring. Read »

Apr 17, 2015
NTSB: Plane Changed Course Before Deadly Bloomington Crash

NTSB: Plane Changed Course Before Deadly Bloomington Crash

All seven people on board the Cessna 414 were killed when the plane went down on the way home from the NCAA... Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
Police Intensify Search for Hit-And-Run Driver

Police Intensify Search for Hit-And-Run Driver

Chicago police on Tuesday stepped up their search for two men who ran off after crashing their car into another... Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
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
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Illinois Tollway Asks Drivers to Vote on Roadway Signs

Illinois Tollway Asks Drivers to Vote on Roadway Signs

The Illinois Tollway asked customers to submit creative slogans that warn against impaired driving, distracted... Read »

Apr 13, 2015
19 Hurt When Megabus From Chicago Crashes in Ind.

19 Hurt When Megabus From Chicago Crashes in Ind.

Nineteen people were reportedly injured in a crash involving a Megabus, a semi-truck and two cars near Edinburgh... Watch »

Apr 13, 2015
Woman Fatally Struck by Blue Line Train

Woman Fatally Struck by Blue Line Train

A woman was killed when she was hit by a northbound Blue Line train on the Northwest Side Friday morning. Read »

Apr 10, 2015
Red, Purple Line Trains Stalled for Police Activity

Red, Purple Line Trains Stalled for Police Activity

Red and Purple line CTA trains were stopped Friday morning at the Sheridan station "due to police... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
Lightning Blows Hole in Plane

Lightning Blows Hole in Plane

Passengers aboard a trans-Atlantic flight to Denver on Tuesday night had a jolt of excitement. Whitney Wild from NBC Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Cabbie Charged After Men Say He Ditched Them on LSD

Cabbie Charged After Men Say He Ditched Them on LSD

Mahdi A. Hared was charged with one count of aggravated use of a deadly weapon and one count of battery causing... Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Fatal Crash Temporarily Shuts Down Portion of I-55

Fatal Crash Temporarily Shuts Down Portion of I-55

One person was killed in a collision between a car and a semi-truck Wednesday on northbound I-55 near Route 30 at... Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Officials: 7 Dead in Bloomington Plane Crash

Officials: 7 Dead in Bloomington Plane Crash

Passengers were reportedly returning from the NCAA game in Indianapolis. Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Thieves Rob Victims at Gunpoint Near Green Line Stations

Thieves Rob Victims at Gunpoint Near Green Line Stations

Police issued a community alert Sunday after two armed robbery incidents near CTA Green Line stops. Watch »

Apr 6, 2015
Cops Pull Men From Burning Car After Crash

Cops Pull Men From Burning Car After Crash

"We were just hoping we got these guys out in time," said Officer Peter Gurskis. Watch »

Apr 3, 2015
Official: Barricade Moved Before Car Plunged Off Bridge

Official: Barricade Moved Before Car Plunged Off Bridge

Zohra Hussain, 51, of Chicago died of burns after the car caught fire following the 37-foot plunge Saturday... Read »

Apr 1, 2015
What Grade Would You Give the CTA?

What Grade Would You Give the CTA?

The vast majority of customers are satisfied with their Chicago Transit Authority service, but fewer feel that way... Read »

Mar 30, 2015
CTA Rider Satisfaction Declines, Study Shows

CTA Rider Satisfaction Declines, Study Shows

Satisfaction with the CTA fell both overall and on 40 of 45 different service measures between 2011 and 2014. Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Police: GPS May Have Told Man to Drive Off Bridge

Police: GPS May Have Told Man to Drive Off Bridge

A driver may have been following GPS navigation when he drove off the ramp to a demolished bridge in northwest... Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Blue Line Crash Report: Operator Was

Blue Line Crash Report: Operator Was "Tired"

The National Transportation Safety Board has released transcripts of comments made by the operator of Chicago... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
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