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Labor Day Weekend Travelers to Hit Chicago-Area Roads, Airports
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Labor Day Weekend Travelers to Hit Chicago-Area Roads, Airports

Millions of people are expected to hit the roads and the sky to travel for Labor Day weekend. Watch »

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Illinois Tollway Drops Price of I-PASS Transponder

Illinois Tollway Drops Price of I-PASS Transponder

The Illinois Tollway's board of directors voted Thursday to temporarily lower the cost of transponders from... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Crash Closes Part of Bishop Ford Freeway

Crash Closes Part of Bishop Ford Freeway

Emergency crews were called to southbound I-94 near Sibley Boulevard just before 10:30 late Tuesday. Read »

Aug 27, 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
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Flight Diverted After Fliers Fight Over Reclined Seat

Flight Diverted After Fliers Fight Over Reclined Seat

United Flight 1462 from Newark, New Jersey to Denver was diverted to Chicago on Sunday. Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Quinn Vetoes Uber Bill In a Win for Ride-Share Companies

Quinn Vetoes Uber Bill In a Win for Ride-Share Companies

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed a bill targeting Uber and other ride-share companies with stiff... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
United Flight to Chicago Makes Emergency Landing

United Flight to Chicago Makes Emergency Landing

A United Express flight from St. Louis to Chicago made an emergency landing in Peoria after the cabin lost... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Flooding Causes Problems on Interstates, CTA Lines

Flooding Causes Problems on Interstates, CTA Lines

Several inches of rain fell across the Chicago area overnight, particularly on the South and Southwest... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Divvy Announces 2015 Expansion

Divvy Announces 2015 Expansion

Neighborhoods will get 175 additional Divvy stations and 1,750 new bikes during the spring of 2015, bringing... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
2 Hurt in Crash That Shut Down Tri-State

2 Hurt in Crash That Shut Down Tri-State

A four-vehicle crash on the Tri-State Tollway in the south suburbs left two people injured and shut down... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
At Least 10 People Hurt in South Shore Bus Crash

At Least 10 People Hurt in South Shore Bus Crash

At least ten people were injured in a CTA bus crash Wednesday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
The Messy Politics of Illinois and Uber

The Messy Politics of Illinois and Uber

As Uber plows into the taxi industry in Illinois, its eye on dominating Chicago, the fast-growing... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Driver Killed in Berwyn Rollover Crash

Driver Killed in Berwyn Rollover Crash

Authorities said they were called to 15th Street and Harlem Avenue at about 2:45 a.m. on a report of a crash. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Vehicle Hits Roadblock Near Harvey Standoff

Vehicle Hits Roadblock Near Harvey Standoff

The SUV hit a parked Cook County Sheriff’s police car that was blocking the road at Sibley Boulevard and... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Handgun Found in Carry-On Bag at Midway Airport

Handgun Found in Carry-On Bag at Midway Airport

A 35-year-old man was arrested at Midway International Airport Monday after a firearm was found in his... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Video May Show Bed Bugs on CTA Train

Video May Show Bed Bugs on CTA Train

A video circulating on social media this week shows what appears to be bed bugs crawling on the fabric of a seat on... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Driver Runs Off After Crash That Seriously Injured Woman

Driver Runs Off After Crash That Seriously Injured Woman

First responders had to almost completely remove the roof of a car after a crash on the Elgin-O’Hare... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Downtown Bridge Closed For Riverwalk Work

Downtown Bridge Closed For Riverwalk Work

The Chicago Department of Transportation said the Chicago River at State Street will remain closed through... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Trucker Pleads Not Guilty in Fatal I-55 Crash

Trucker Pleads Not Guilty in Fatal I-55 Crash

The trucker blamed for a fatal crash which claimed five lives on I-55 pleaded not guilty Tuesday in a Will... Watch »

Aug 12, 2014
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