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Man in Custody After Rollover Crash, Police Chases

Man in Custody After Rollover Crash, Police Chases

Four people, including 18-year-old Ronald Maas, were injured in an hours-long manhunt that included police chases... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Metra Vows Change Ahead of Winter Weather

Metra Vows Change Ahead of Winter Weather

Last winter's polar vortex wreaked havoc on Metra, causing switching problems and delays on multiple lines. Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Lake-Effect Snow Snarls Northern Indiana Traffic

Lake-Effect Snow Snarls Northern Indiana Traffic

National Weather Service forecasters issued a Winter Weather Advisory through 7 p.m. ET for several Northern Indiana... Read »

Nov 13, 2014
Pink, Purple Line Trains Rerouted Downtown During Rush Hour

Pink, Purple Line Trains Rerouted Downtown During Rush Hour

Pink and Purple Line Express trains are being rerouted downtown due to track switching problems through Wednesday’s... Read »

Nov 12, 2014
CTA Puts Brakes on Abuse of Free, Reduced Fare Cards

CTA Puts Brakes on Abuse of Free, Reduced Fare Cards

The scams -- up about 20 percent year over year -- cost the agency about $3 million in lost revenue, officials... Watch »

Nov 12, 2014
Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Semi

Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Semi

The crash happened on the Torrence Avenue ramp to eastbound Interstate 80-94. Read »

Nov 12, 2014
Truck Strikes Airplane at O'Hare Airport

Truck Strikes Airplane at O'Hare Airport

A truck hit an American Eagle plane Monday morning at O'Hare International Airport, officials confirmed. Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Where Batman vs. Superman is Filming This Weekend

Where Batman vs. Superman is Filming This Weekend

Chicago has landed a starring role in the upcoming movie, "Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice." Read »

Nov 7, 2014
Student's Art Project Prompts Bomb Scare

Student's Art Project Prompts Bomb Scare

An intersection on Chicago's South Side was shut down for nearly two hours Thursday morning while authorities... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
6 Injured in Lake Shore Drive Hit-and-Run Crash

6 Injured in Lake Shore Drive Hit-and-Run Crash

Authorities said a Chevrolet Tahoe was "driving erratically" northbound in the 1000 block of North Lake... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
Metra Listens to Complaints About Big Fare Hikes

Metra Listens to Complaints About Big Fare Hikes

Riders sound off about Metra fare hikes at a hearing in the suburbs. Charlie Wojciechowski reports. Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
One Dead in Tri-State Crash

One Dead in Tri-State Crash

The crash happened about 4:50 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 294 near the westbound ramp to Interstate... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Police Begin Screening CTA Passengers' Bags for Explosives

Police Begin Screening CTA Passengers' Bags for Explosives

Starting in November, Chicago Transit Authority passengers' bags will be randomly screened for explosive compounds... Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
3 Die When Train Strikes SUV in Southern Illinois

3 Die When Train Strikes SUV in Southern Illinois

Officials say three members of a family were killed when their SUV was struck by a freight train at a crossing in... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Rollover Crash Blocks Chicago Skyway

Rollover Crash Blocks Chicago Skyway

A rollover crash on the outbound Chicago Skyway caused backups during the Wednesday evening rush hour. Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Wing of Frontier Airlines Plane Strikes Fence at O'Hare Airport

Wing of Frontier Airlines Plane Strikes Fence at O'Hare Airport

A Frontier Airlines flight destined for Washington D.C. was stuck at O’Hare Airport after the wing of the plane... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
8 Hospitalized When Amtrak Train Hits Truck

8 Hospitalized When Amtrak Train Hits Truck

Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said no one suffered serious or life-threatening injuries Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
CTA: No Fare Hikes, Service Reductions in 2015

CTA: No Fare Hikes, Service Reductions in 2015

Budget proposal says current improvement projects will continue, rail lines to get expanded service. Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
State: Travelers from Western Africa Subject to Quarantine

State: Travelers from Western Africa Subject to Quarantine

Airline passengers who had any contact with Ebola patients in three West African countries will be placed in a... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Passengers File Lawsuit After Indiana Megabus Crash

Passengers File Lawsuit After Indiana Megabus Crash

At least eight passengers are suing Megabus after a double-decker bus crashed on Oct. 14 on I-65 outside of... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
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