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Chicago Officer Hurt in Crash on Lower Wacker Drive

Chicago Officer Hurt in Crash on Lower Wacker Drive

A squad car with its lights and sirens on was responding to a call in the 0-100 block of North Wacker when it was... Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Woman Says Explosives Were Used in

Woman Says Explosives Were Used in "Dibs" Attack

A Logan Square woman heading to work found her car destroyed -- inside and out -- and suspects "dibs"... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Study: CTA Among Most-Hated Transit Systems

Study: CTA Among Most-Hated Transit Systems

Study from the University of Southern California looked at negative feedback posted to Twitter. Read »

Feb 12, 2015
No Serious Injuries in Rollover LSD Crash, Police Say

No Serious Injuries in Rollover LSD Crash, Police Say

A Nissan SUV and Land Rover side-swiped each other on Tuesday night, police say. Watch »

Feb 11, 2015
Removal of

Removal of "Dibs" Begins Friday

Crews from the Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation will begin collecting “street obstructions” items –... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Labor Pains Prompt Phoenix to Chicago Flight to Divert to KC

Labor Pains Prompt Phoenix to Chicago Flight to Divert to KC

A flight from Phoenix to Chicago was forced to make an unscheduled stop in Kansas City after a passenger went into... Read »

Feb 10, 2015
Investigation Leads to Retraining for City Law Judge

Investigation Leads to Retraining for City Law Judge

An investigation of the city's parking ticket appeals process by NBC 5 Investigates has resulted in the... Watch »

Feb 9, 2015
Snow Plow Crashes Into Hospital

Snow Plow Crashes Into Hospital

A snow plow on Tuesday morning crashed into Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park. Read »

Feb 10, 2015
Jaguar Land Rover Recalls 104,000 Vehicles

Jaguar Land Rover Recalls 104,000 Vehicles

The largest recall involves a brake-hose issue that Jaguar Land Rover North America studied and dismissed, only... Read »

Feb 9, 2015
New CTA Green Line Station Opens to Commuters

New CTA Green Line Station Opens to Commuters

The new $50 million station provides access to McCormick Place, Motor Row and other destinations on the Near South... Watch »

Feb 9, 2015
CTA Blue Line Gets $120 Million Federal Boost

CTA Blue Line Gets $120 Million Federal Boost

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced Thursday a $120 million grant to... Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
School Bus Crashes into Building

School Bus Crashes into Building

Police said they were called to a traffic accident on the 6500 block of West Irving Park Road shortly after 8 a.m. Read »

Feb 5, 2015
City Deploys 650 Plows to Side Streets

City Deploys 650 Plows to Side Streets

The deployment morning included 313 snow plows and salt spreaders and 333 pieces of heavy equipment. Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
Dogs Slow Traffic on Bishop Ford

Dogs Slow Traffic on Bishop Ford

A pair of dogs who were sitting along the side of the Bishop Ford Freeway near 115th Street were presumably safe... Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
Pickup Drives Onto Empty Moving Car Carrier

Pickup Drives Onto Empty Moving Car Carrier

"How did he not see me? I'm a big vehicle," said car carrier's driver. Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
Parts of Blue Line Briefly Shut Down Due to Person on Tracks

Parts of Blue Line Briefly Shut Down Due to Person on Tracks

The CTA sett up a shuttle to operate between Damen and LaSalle Read »

Feb 4, 2015
Dozens of Vehicles Involved in I-294 Crash

Dozens of Vehicles Involved in I-294 Crash

Three of the four southbound lanes of Interstate 294 near Hickory Hills were shut down Monday morning after a crash... Watch »

Feb 2, 2015
Lanes Reopened After Serious Crash on I-80

Lanes Reopened After Serious Crash on I-80

The truck crashed with a Jeep Cherokee on eastbound I-80 lanes just east of Interstate 355 at about 11:30 a.m. Read »

Feb 1, 2015
Metra Fare Increases Start Sunday

Metra Fare Increases Start Sunday

Get ready Metra riders—the approved 2015 fare increases start Sunday. Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Springfield Airport Hits 10-Year Passenger High

Springfield Airport Hits 10-Year Passenger High

More than 174,000 passengers used Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport in 2014. That's the highest number since 2005. Read »

Jan 27, 2015
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