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Southwest Airlines Offers Tickets for $49

Southwest Airlines Offers Tickets for $49

Southwest Airlines has launched a winter fare sale, offering one-way tickets ranging from $49 to $149 to... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
10 Most Dangerous Chicago Intersections for Pedestrians: Report

10 Most Dangerous Chicago Intersections for Pedestrians: Report

Active Trans analyzed crash data from the city and asked for feedback from the general public to arrive at... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Ebola Screenings at O'Hare Begin Thursday

Ebola Screenings at O'Hare Begin Thursday

Federal health officials say the entry screenings add another layer of protection to halt the spread of the... Read »

Oct 14, 2014

"We Made it Out Alive": Passengers Describe Megabus Crash

Officials say a double-decker tour bus flipped onto its side on a highway near Indianapolis, badly injuring... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Aurora Air Traffic Center Fully Operational After Fire

Aurora Air Traffic Center Fully Operational After Fire

Federal officials say they've restored full air traffic operations at a suburban Chicago control center that... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
Doctors Killed in Palos Hills Plane Crash: Hospital

Doctors Killed in Palos Hills Plane Crash: Hospital

Three people were killed after a small plane crashed Sunday night in southwest suburban Palos Hills, just feet from... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
FAA Radar Facility to Reopen Monday

FAA Radar Facility to Reopen Monday

The facility in Aurora was closed down on Sept. 26 when authorities say a contract employee cut cables and set fire... Read »

Oct 12, 2014
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
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