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2 Hurt in Dan Ryan Hit-and-Run Crash
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2 Hurt in Dan Ryan Hit-and-Run Crash

Four vehicles were involved in the crash that happened near 47th Street about 3:30 a.m. Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Three Hurt in Wrong-Way Crash on I-90

Three Hurt in Wrong-Way Crash on I-90

A car driving the wrong way on the West Ohio Street ramp collided with another vehicle in the southbound lanes just... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
CTA Adds Decorated Bus to Holiday Season

CTA Adds Decorated Bus to Holiday Season

The "holiday bus" will join the "holiday train" on a rotation of routes beginning December 2. Read »

Nov 21, 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
New Green Line Station Merges Style, Function

New Green Line Station Merges Style, Function

The $50 million Green Line station at Cermak-McCormick Place is slated to be completed by February 2015. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Driver Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 88

Driver Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 88

The crash happened about 11:20 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 88 near Mannheim Road in Hillside. Read »

Nov 19, 2014
5 Kids Among 7 Hurt in Jackson Park Crash

5 Kids Among 7 Hurt in Jackson Park Crash

The 2001 Mercury van was headed westbound on East Marquette Drive, also known as 67th Street, near Richards Drive... Watch »

Nov 19, 2014
I-55 Reopen After Hazardous Material Leak

I-55 Reopen After Hazardous Material Leak

An ammonia leak shut down part of the Stevenson Expressway during Tuesday's evening rush hour, causing massive... Read »

Nov 19, 2014
Bus Fire Snarls Lake Shore Drive Traffic

Bus Fire Snarls Lake Shore Drive Traffic

The southbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive reopened at about 9 a.m. after a bus fire caused a major backup during the... Read »

Nov 18, 2014
Pilot Dead After Plane Crash Into Home Near Midway

Pilot Dead After Plane Crash Into Home Near Midway

Small plane came within eight inches of where couple was sleeping inside home, fire department official said. Watch »

Nov 19, 2014
Cab Driver Injured in Crash With SUV

Cab Driver Injured in Crash With SUV

Police told NBC Chicago the SUV hit the cab near North Michigan Avenue and East Superior Street at about 11:15 p.m. Read »

Nov 17, 2014
Metra Approves 2015 Fare Increase

Metra Approves 2015 Fare Increase

Metra's board on Friday unanimously approved the rail agency's 2015 budget, which includes the first of several... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Man in Custody After Rollover Crash, Police Chases

Man in Custody After Rollover Crash, Police Chases

Four people, including 18-year-old Ronald Maas, were injured in an hours-long manhunt that included police chases... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Metra Vows Change Ahead of Winter Weather

Metra Vows Change Ahead of Winter Weather

Last winter's polar vortex wreaked havoc on Metra, causing switching problems and delays on multiple lines. Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Lake-Effect Snow Snarls Northern Indiana Traffic

Lake-Effect Snow Snarls Northern Indiana Traffic

National Weather Service forecasters issued a Winter Weather Advisory through 7 p.m. ET for several Northern Indiana... Read »

Nov 13, 2014
Pink, Purple Line Trains Rerouted Downtown During Rush Hour

Pink, Purple Line Trains Rerouted Downtown During Rush Hour

Pink and Purple Line Express trains are being rerouted downtown due to track switching problems through Wednesday’s... Read »

Nov 12, 2014
CTA Puts Brakes on Abuse of Free, Reduced Fare Cards

CTA Puts Brakes on Abuse of Free, Reduced Fare Cards

The scams -- up about 20 percent year over year -- cost the agency about $3 million in lost revenue, officials... Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Semi

Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Semi

The crash happened on the Torrence Avenue ramp to eastbound Interstate 80-94. Read »

Nov 12, 2014
Truck Strikes Airplane at O'Hare Airport

Truck Strikes Airplane at O'Hare Airport

A truck hit an American Eagle plane Monday morning at O'Hare International Airport, officials confirmed. Read »

Nov 10, 2014
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