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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.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 07:24 AM CST

CTA Gets $1B Grant for Red, Purple Line Renovations

CTA Gets $1B Grant for Red, Purple Line Renovations

President Barack Obama has signed off on federal grant money totaling nearly $1.1 billion that will go toward improving portions of the CTA Red Line on the North Side.

Friday, Jan 6, 2017 at 10:34 PM CST

Police Increase Security at O'Hare, Midway Airports

Police Increase Security at O'Hare, Midway Airports

The Chicago Police Department has increased its presence at O'Hare and Midway international airports after five people were killed in a shooting at Fort Lauderdale Airport in Florida.

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 07:48 PM CST

Could Motorists Soon See Highest Gas Prices Since 2012?

Could Motorists Soon See Highest Gas Prices Since 2012?

In 2017, motorists in Chicago and around the country could face a tough reality -- the highest gas prince since 2012. Kye Martin reports.

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 07:27 AM CST

Mechanical Failure Delays Several Metra Trains

Mechanical Failure Delays Several Metra Trains

A mechanical failure delayed trains on Metra’s Milwaukee District West and North Central Service lines Wednesday morning.

Tuesday, Jan 3, 2017 at 08:16 AM CST

3 Hospitalized After Ambulance Crash in Naperville

3 Hospitalized After Ambulance Crash in Naperville

Three people were injured in a crash between a car and an Aurora ambulance early Tuesday in west suburban Naperville.

Tuesday, Jan 3, 2017 at 08:24 AM CST

Union Station Platform Closures Start Wednesday

Union Station Platform Closures Start Wednesday

Three tracks at Union Station will be closed for maintenance starting Wednesday.

Monday, Jan 2, 2017 at 01:59 PM CST

Metra: Customers Must Transfer Mobile Tickets on New Phones

Metra: Customers Must Transfer Mobile Tickets on New Phones

Metra customers who got a new phone over the holidays and use the Ventra app will need to manually transfer their mobile tickets.

Monday, Jan 2, 2017 at 05:45 AM CST

Chicago Skyway Toll Rates Jump for Most Drivers

Chicago Skyway Toll Rates Jump for Most Drivers

Drivers who take the Chicago Skyway will have to pay more during their travels in the New Year.

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 at 07:52 AM CST

Mechanical Issues Delay Metra BNSF Trains

Mechanical Issues Delay Metra BNSF Trains

Trains on Metra’s BNSF Railway line were delayed because of mechanical problems Wednesday morning. Inbound train No. 1234, which was scheduled to depart Fairview Avenue at 7:13 a.m. and arrive at Union...

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