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Flight From Chicago Diverted for Mechanical Issue

Flight From Chicago Diverted for Mechanical Issue

A SkyWest flight traveling from O'Hare International Airport was diverted Thursday for a mechanical issue related to... Watch »

May 7, 2015
Man Charged in FAA Fire Seeks Plea Deal

Man Charged in FAA Fire Seeks Plea Deal

The September fire at the facility in Aurora forced the shutdown of O'Hare and Midway airports and led to the... Watch »

May 7, 2015
ParkChicago App Users Fight Erroneous Tickets

ParkChicago App Users Fight Erroneous Tickets

In at least three instances provided to NBC Chicago, drivers who used the ParkChicago app received an erroneous... Watch »

May 6, 2015
Serial Stowaway Arrested Three Times in Chicago

Serial Stowaway Arrested Three Times in Chicago

Marilyn Hartman has been arrested three times in the last two weeks, attempting to board aircraft at O’Hare and... Watch »

May 6, 2015
United Ranks Second in Baggage, Reservation Change Fees

United Ranks Second in Baggage, Reservation Change Fees

Airline bag and cancellation/change fee revenue in the U.S. hit a combined total of $6.5 billion in 2014. Read »

May 5, 2015
What Rahm Left Out of Red Light Reform Proposals

What Rahm Left Out of Red Light Reform Proposals

Mayor, council allies propose payment plan revisions that lower down payment requirements, allow "greater... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Emanuel Names New CTA President

Emanuel Names New CTA President

Mayor Emanuel will tap transit veteran Dorval Carter to become the new Chicago Transit Agency President. Watch »

May 5, 2015
Divvy Rolls Out Blackhawks Bikes Social Media Contest

Divvy Rolls Out Blackhawks Bikes Social Media Contest

Chicago’s five-time Stanley Cup winning team is partnering with the bike-sharing service for a social media campaign... Watch »

May 4, 2015
Universal Taxi App Coming to Chicago

Universal Taxi App Coming to Chicago

There's a new taxi app coming to Chicago. Watch »

May 4, 2015
Suspect in Chicago-Area FAA Fire Formally Charged

Suspect in Chicago-Area FAA Fire Formally Charged

The September fire at the facility in Aurora forced the shutdown of O'Hare and Midway airports and led to the... Watch »

May 1, 2015

"Vertiport" Aims to Fill Air Service Void

Vertiport president says there's a demand for delivering people, legal documents and medical supplies. Watch »

Apr 30, 2015
2 Stations to Close During CTA Modernization

2 Stations to Close During CTA Modernization

The CTA’s ambitious $1.7 billion Red and Purple Modernization project will be completed in two phases over four... Watch »

Apr 29, 2015
Train Hits Person Near Wilmette, Halts Metra Service

Train Hits Person Near Wilmette, Halts Metra Service

Train No. 331 struck the pedestrian just south of the Wilmette station about 3:50 p.m., Metra spokesman Michael... Read »

Apr 28, 2015
NTSB: CTA Shares Blame in O'Hare Derailment

NTSB: CTA Shares Blame in O'Hare Derailment

NTSB says the CTA had inadequately taken fatigue of its employees into account and that antiquated safety systems... Watch »

Apr 28, 2015
20-Year-Old Parking Tickets: Who Has Burden of Proof?

20-Year-Old Parking Tickets: Who Has Burden of Proof?

In Illinois, there are three crimes with no statute of limitations: murder, rape and arson. In the city of Chicago, Watch »

Apr 27, 2015
Trucker's Sneeze Blamed for Rollover Crash

Trucker's Sneeze Blamed for Rollover Crash

A semi truck driver’s ill-timed sneeze sent his rig rolling onto its side Monday morning in northwest Indiana... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Freight Train Hits Bridge, Delaying Commuter Trains

Freight Train Hits Bridge, Delaying Commuter Trains

The CN train stopped at Kensington Avenue after one of the containers it was carrying struck the rail bridge there. Watch »

Apr 27, 2015
Man Rescued After Car Goes Into Lagoon

Man Rescued After Car Goes Into Lagoon

Police and fire officials responded to Eldridge Park, 363 Commonwealth Lane, shortly after 1:30 p.m. Watch »

Apr 27, 2015
Girl Battling Cancer Has Block Named in Her Honor

Girl Battling Cancer Has Block Named in Her Honor

Emily Beazley stopped her treatment for non-Hodgkins lymphoma earlier this week after doctors said it wasn't... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Ill. Tollway Picks Winners of Safety Signs Contest

Ill. Tollway Picks Winners of Safety Signs Contest

Illinois Tollway said more than 22,000 votes determined the three winners. The signs are aimed at stopping impaired... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
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