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Private Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Gary

Private Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Gary

A small private jet made an emergency landing at a northwest Indiana airport Friday morning after smoke was detected... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Man Charged With Firing Shots at Loop CTA Train

Man Charged With Firing Shots at Loop CTA Train

Shots were fired Thursday morning from the platform toward an oncoming train at the LaSalle Street station on... Watch »

Oct 10, 2014
Metra Fares Up 68 Percent by 2025

Metra Fares Up 68 Percent by 2025

Additional funds from riders will help rejuvenate fleet, system that dates back to President... Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Some Indiana Drivers Due Refunds After State Overcharges

Some Indiana Drivers Due Refunds After State Overcharges

The BMV said about 180,000 people are owed refunds going back to 2004 and should receive claim forms in the next 30... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
Authorities Identify Men Killed in Bishop Ford Crash

Authorities Identify Men Killed in Bishop Ford Crash

Two men who were killed in a South Side crash early Sunday on the Bishop Ford Expressway (I-94) have... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
FAA: Damaged Equipment Removed From Facility Monday

FAA: Damaged Equipment Removed From Facility Monday

Replacement equipment continues to arrive for installation and testing at the Chicago Air Route Traffic... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Car Goes Off Interstate, Bursts Into Flames

Car Goes Off Interstate, Bursts Into Flames

Rainfall was heavy when the vehicle, traveling southbound on Interstate 55 in Burr Ridge, went off the road... Watch »

Oct 3, 2014
Downed Power Line Halts Metra Trains Near Des Plaines

Downed Power Line Halts Metra Trains Near Des Plaines

All inbound and outbound trains were halted on the Union Pacific / Northwest Line due to a downed power line across... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
FAA Chief:

FAA Chief: "We Are in a Good Place"

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration said Friday that everything is on target to restore air traffic back... Watch »

Oct 3, 2014
Portion of Route 66 Sings to Drivers

Portion of Route 66 Sings to Drivers

10/02/14: Drive too fast or too slow on a stretch of Route 66 in New Mexico and you'll miss it. Watch »

Oct 2, 2014
Rain Creates Messy Morning Commute

Rain Creates Messy Morning Commute

At 5 a.m., the entire metropolitan area was under a system that was producing moderate to heavy rainfall in areas. Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Mayor Frustrated by FAA's Lack of Backup Plan

Mayor Frustrated by FAA's Lack of Backup Plan

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday said the Federal Aviation Administration's primary local job is to get... Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
FAA Head Orders Review After Radar Center Sabotage

FAA Head Orders Review After Radar Center Sabotage

Over the next 30 days, a team of FAA employees and labor union representatives will review security practices... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
1 Killed in Small Plane Crash in Plano

1 Killed in Small Plane Crash in Plano

The crash happened about 8 p.m. in the 15600 block of Griswold Springs Road in unincorporated Plano Read »

Sep 29, 2014
FAA: Radar Facility to be Repaired by Oct. 13

FAA: Radar Facility to be Repaired by Oct. 13

Air travel in the Midwest will remain hampered after a saboteur set fire to equipment in a radar facility in Aurora... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Air Travel Slowly Recovers After Sabotage

Air Travel Slowly Recovers After Sabotage

Authorities say a contract employee started a fire Friday morning in the basement of a control center in the Chicago... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
FAA Facility Fire Creates Travel Nightmare

FAA Facility Fire Creates Travel Nightmare

For passengers arriving at O'Hare International Airport on Friday morning, it was a rude awakening. Watch »

Sep 27, 2014
Why FAA Fire Caused Nationwide Travel Mess

Why FAA Fire Caused Nationwide Travel Mess

9/26/14: Thousands of passengers were left stranded Friday when a fire set at an FAA facility grounded flights... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
Facebook Post Alerted Cops to FAA Fire Suspect

Facebook Post Alerted Cops to FAA Fire Suspect

A criminal complaint shows that a suburban Chicago man may have posted his intentions on Facebook before... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Nearly 2,000 Flights Canceled After Fire at FAA Facility

Nearly 2,000 Flights Canceled After Fire at FAA Facility

There were more than 1,400 cancellations at O'Hare -- which this week reclaimed the title as the world's... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
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