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Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 01:06 AM CST

Trucker Flees Road-Rage Shooting, Gets Help at Crime Scene

Trucker Flees Road-Rage Shooting, Gets Help at Crime Scene

Two unrelated incidents of violence intersected Tuesday night when a truck driver fleeing a road-rage shooting flagged down police investigating a nearby crime, authorities confirmed.

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 08:30 AM CST

Hours-Long Standoff Ends in West Loop; CTA Service Resumes

Hours-Long Standoff Ends in West Loop; CTA Service Resumes

Chicago Transit Authority Green and Pink Line train services were disrupted early Tuesday as SWAT teams worked to negotiate with a man on the tracks in the city’s West Loop.

Monday, Dec 5, 2016 at 12:04 PM CST

Investigation Into Possible Shooting Closes Inbound I-290

Investigation Into Possible Shooting Closes Inbound I-290

Police are investigating a possible shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway, closing all inbound lanes of the roadway.

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 10:44 PM CST

Chicago's Overnight Winter Parking Ban Begins Thursday

Chicago's Overnight Winter Parking Ban Begins Thursday

Drivers beware: Chicago's overnight winter parking ban will begin Thursday along roughly 107 miles of city streets.

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 at 05:08 PM CST

IB Eisenhower Expressway Closed for Crash at Mannheim Road

IB Eisenhower Expressway Closed for Crash at Mannheim Road

All inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway were closed for a crash in the western suburbs during rush hour Tuesday.

Monday, Nov 28, 2016 at 12:07 PM CST

Renovations Complete at Several CTA Blue Line Stations

Renovations Complete at Several CTA Blue Line Stations

After many months of construction, renovations have been completed at several CTA stations along the Blue Line.

Friday, Nov 18, 2016 at 07:14 AM CST

CTA, Metra Adds Extra Service for Festival of Lights

CTA, Metra Adds Extra Service for Festival of Lights

Additional bus and train service will be provided for the Magnificent Mile Festival of Lights this weekend.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 08:48 AM CST

Metra Trains Delayed After Person Hit in Mount Prospect

Metra Trains Delayed After Person Hit in Mount Prospect

A person was struck by a Metra train Thursday morning in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 09:32 AM CST

CTA Approves $400M in Borrowing for Red and Purple Lines

CTA Approves $400M in Borrowing for Red and Purple Lines

The Chicago Transit Authority on Wednesday approved borrowing $400 million toward a $2.1 billion-dollar series of projects to revamp the Red and Purple L lines, hoping to secure federal matching funds before the...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 11:33 PM CST

Shooting, Crash Shut Down EB Eisenhower Expressway: Police

Shooting, Crash Shut Down EB Eisenhower Expressway: Police

A shooting and crash shut down all eastbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway for much of Tuesday afternoon's rush hour.

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