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Chicago Bridge Lifts: Sept. 20 Through Nov. 15
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Chicago Bridge Lifts: Sept. 20 Through Nov. 15

Lifts accommodate recreational boats returning to their storage yards as the summer boating season comes to an end. Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Small Plane Crashes Near Bloomington Airport

Small Plane Crashes Near Bloomington Airport

Indiana State Police Sgt. Curt Durnil and Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Elizabeth Isham Cory said the... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Wilson Station Makeover Could Unleash Rats into Uptown

Wilson Station Makeover Could Unleash Rats into Uptown

The Chicago Transit Authority wants to give residents in Uptown a bit of a heads up: Construction of the... Read »

Sep 18, 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
Injury Reported After Tractor-Trailer Overturns

Injury Reported After Tractor-Trailer Overturns

The big rig overturned at the intersection of Route 394 and East Sauk Trail Road. Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
United Flight to Brussels Returns to O'Hare

United Flight to Brussels Returns to O'Hare

Flight 972 departed O'Hare on Tuesday evening, bound for Belgium's capital city, but landed in Maine... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Midway

Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Midway

A cockpit instrument warning light forced a Southwest Airlines flight from Chicago to New York to make an emergency... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Renovation Street Closures Kick in Around Wrigley Field

Renovation Street Closures Kick in Around Wrigley Field

Sheffield Avenue closed between Addison and Waveland for gas and sewer work near stadium. Watch »

Sep 15, 2014
Palos Park Police Warn of Catalytic Converter Thefts

Palos Park Police Warn of Catalytic Converter Thefts

Southwest suburban police are warning residents of stolen car parts in the area. Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
2 Aboard Small Plane That Crashed Near Newark

2 Aboard Small Plane That Crashed Near Newark

A small plane carrying two people crashed in LaSalle County near far southwest suburban Newark Friday afternoon. Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Motorcyclist Dies After South Side Crash

Motorcyclist Dies After South Side Crash

The 43-year-old lost control of the motorcycle he was riding in the 4400 block of South Wallace at about 1... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Man Killed in West Englewood Crash

Man Killed in West Englewood Crash

Driver ran a red light, struck another vehicle at about 12:35 a.m., police said, Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Seven Injured When Bus Crashes Into Parked Cars

Seven Injured When Bus Crashes Into Parked Cars

All of the injuries stemming from the 3 a.m. crash on the 3700 block of South Cottage Grove appeared to be minor. Read »

Sep 11, 2014
$100K Bail for Man Charged in Red Line Groping Incidents

$100K Bail for Man Charged in Red Line Groping Incidents

Bail was set Wednesday at $100,000 for a Chicago man charged with criminal sexual assault in connection with... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Apple Maps Abruptly Renames Stony Island Avenue

Apple Maps Abruptly Renames Stony Island Avenue

Some Chicago aldermen are raising eyebrows over the revelation that Apple's iPhone maps app has abruptly re-named a... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
CTA Blue Line Returns to Normal After Derailment

CTA Blue Line Returns to Normal After Derailment

The derailment happened near the Pulaski station, and service was halted between Cicero and Western. Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Alderman Wants Speed-Limit Increase After Spike in Tickets

Alderman Wants Speed-Limit Increase After Spike in Tickets

A Chicago alderman is taking the city's red light camera problems into his own hands. Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Wednesday Morning Rainfall Totals Exceed 2 Inches

Wednesday Morning Rainfall Totals Exceed 2 Inches

The morning rainfall was moderate to heavy at times, with only a few isolated storms. Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Data Shows Fewer Motorcycle Deaths in Illinois

Data Shows Fewer Motorcycle Deaths in Illinois

Motorcycle fatalities decreased by nearly 30 percent so far in 2014, according to Illinois Department... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
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