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Next Phase of Wilson Station Work to Slow Some Commutes
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Next Phase of Wilson Station Work to Slow Some Commutes

During the work, Purple Line trains will share the tracks used by Red Line trains between the Lawrence and Belmont stations. Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
Go Inside Chicago's Subway Superstation to Nowhere

Go Inside Chicago's Subway Superstation to Nowhere

Imagine a scenario where you bury a lot of your hard earned money in the yard, and never see it again. Watch »

Feb 23, 2015
City Law Says Uber Can't Operate in Bloomington-Normal

City Law Says Uber Can't Operate in Bloomington-Normal

Uber doesn't comply with a city ordinance in Bloomington and Normal, where drivers for the ride-booking service are... Read »

Feb 20, 2015
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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
Budget Cuts Would Hit CTA Hard, Spokesman Says

Budget Cuts Would Hit CTA Hard, Spokesman Says

Gov. Bruce Rauner this week proposed trimming $128 million from the Regional Transportation Authority, which funds... Read »

Feb 20, 2015
11 Hospitalized After Crash Between School Bus, Car

11 Hospitalized After Crash Between School Bus, Car

School bus was bound for Boulder Hill Elementary, in Montgomery, when it collided with a car at Orchard Road and... Read »

Feb 20, 2015
Downed Power Lines Delay Traffic Near Bishop Ford

Downed Power Lines Delay Traffic Near Bishop Ford

A car crash that downed power lines in Chicago's south side Hegewisch neighborhood on Friday morning was causing big... Watch »

Feb 20, 2015
Afternoon Traffic Possible for Obama's Pullman Visit

Afternoon Traffic Possible for Obama's Pullman Visit

President Barack Obama's scheduled visit to Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep Thursday afternoon to designate the Pullm... Read »

Feb 19, 2015
How to Get Out of a Skid on Icy Road

How to Get Out of a Skid on Icy Road

TODAY national investigative correspondent Jeff Rossen gives tips on how to stay safe behind the wheel in winter... Read »

Feb 19, 2015
Greyhound Passengers Endure Bitter Cold Ride to Chicago

Greyhound Passengers Endure Bitter Cold Ride to Chicago

Display inside the bus showed temperature in passenger compartment dipped to just 12 degrees during the trek from... Watch »

Feb 19, 2015
Interchange Flyover Ramp Project to Begin in March

Interchange Flyover Ramp Project to Begin in March

$475 million project aims to modernize one of the country‚Äôs worst bottlenecks that was originally constructed in the... Watch »

Feb 18, 2015
Caught On Cam: Parking Lot Mayhem

Caught On Cam: Parking Lot Mayhem

A driver slammed into several cars in Wisconsin parking lot after mistaking the gas pedal for the brake. Todd Hicks... Watch »

Feb 17, 2015
Cabbies Forgo Fares in Protest of Ride-Sharing Services

Cabbies Forgo Fares in Protest of Ride-Sharing Services

A group of Chicago cab drivers circled around City Hall on Tuesday morning but didn't pick up passengers in a prote... Watch »

Feb 17, 2015
Attack Video Surfaces as CTA Touts Reduced Crime

Attack Video Surfaces as CTA Touts Reduced Crime

Video posted online shows a group of young men harassing, kicking and beating a lone passenger on a Red Line train... Watch »

Feb 17, 2015
Uber Launches in 6 New Illinois Cities

Uber Launches in 6 New Illinois Cities

The ride-booking service Uber has expanded in Illinois to Champaign-Urbana, Bloomington-Normal, Rockford and Aurora... Watch »

Feb 16, 2015
Chicago Transit to be Evaluated In Emergency Response Study

Chicago Transit to be Evaluated In Emergency Response Study

A $2.9 million federal grant is funding a study to determine the best way to evacuate Chicago in the event of an... Read »

Feb 16, 2015
40 Vehicles Involved in Chain-Reaction Crash on Kennedy

40 Vehicles Involved in Chain-Reaction Crash on Kennedy

A chain-reaction crash involving about 40 vehicles shut down part of the Kennedy Expressway Sunday morning. Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
Metra Approves Train Rehab Contract

Metra Approves Train Rehab Contract

Metra's Board of Directors on Friday approved a contract to modernize more than three dozen of its locomotives. Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Uber to Launch Panic Button in Chicago App

Uber to Launch Panic Button in Chicago App

Uber plans to add a panic button to its mobile app in Chicago that users can press to alert police if they feel... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
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