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Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 05:27 AM CDT

Track Fire Temporarily Suspends CTA Red Line Trains

Track Fire Temporarily Suspends CTA Red Line Trains

Southbound Red Line trains were halted Thursday morning after a fire was reported on the tracks.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 02:49 PM CDT

IB I-290 Closed Near Kedzie for Shooting Investigation: Cops

IB I-290 Closed Near Kedzie for Shooting Investigation: Cops

All inbound lanes on the Eisenhower Expressway were shut down near Kedzie Avenue Monday afternoon for a shooting investigation, authorities said.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 04:54 PM CDT

Illinois Governor Wants OK From Legislature on I-55 Project

Illinois Governor Wants OK From Legislature on I-55 Project

Gov. Bruce Rauner is asking the Illinois Legislature to allow work to start on Interstate 55 in the Chicago area via a public-private partnership.

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 at 12:57 PM CDT

Baby Born While Mother Stuck in Traffic During Tuesday Snow

Baby Born While Mother Stuck in Traffic During Tuesday Snow

A pregnant woman gave birth in Chicago while stuck in massive traffic delays that plagued so many commuters Tuesday morning.

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 at 10:36 PM CDT

See Worst Travel Times Reported During Snowy Morning Rush

See Worst Travel Times Reported During Snowy Morning Rush

Commuters during a snowy Tuesday morning were met with some of the worst travel times the Chicago area has seen in years.

Friday, Mar 10, 2017 at 06:06 PM CST

Getting Around Chicago During St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

Getting Around Chicago During St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

Kye Martin details how you can get around Chicago this weekend with the city's St. Patrick's Day Parade and annual river dyeing slated to take place. 

Friday, Mar 10, 2017 at 02:52 PM CST

CTA Bus Smashes Into Social Service Center on Northwest Side

CTA Bus Smashes Into Social Service Center on Northwest Side

A Chicago Transit Authority bus smashed into the entrance of a social service agency on Chicago’s North Side Friday afternoon.

Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 10:41 PM CST

Freight Train Derails in Blue Island

Freight Train Derails in Blue Island

A freight train derailed in south suburban Blue Island during rush hour Tuesday afternoon.

Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 12:52 PM CST
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CTA Releases Rare, Vintage Images to Celebrate 70 Years

In celebration of the Chicago Transit Authority's 70th year of service, the tran...View gallery

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Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017 at 01:50 PM CST

Wet Weather Could Make for Messy Afternoon Commute

Wet Weather Could Make for Messy Afternoon Commute

Just one day after severe storms and tornadoes tore through the Chicago area, a major temperature drop is set to bring snow to the area and possibly messy travel conditions for afternoon commuters.

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