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Man, Woman Killed in Gary Train Crash

Man, Woman Killed in Gary Train Crash

Authorities wouldn't confirm the fatalities as of 11 a.m., but an official from the Lake County (Indiana) Coroner's... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Siblings Struck and Killed by Metra Train

Siblings Struck and Killed by Metra Train

Two people killed after they were hit by a Metra train Thursday have been identified as a Chicago brother... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Man Injured After Intervening in Blue Line Fight

Man Injured After Intervening in Blue Line Fight

A man was hospitalized after an attack on a Blue Line train Thursday afternoon, police said. Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
Amtrak Answers Quinn's Call on Revamping Chicago-to-Carbondale Track

Amtrak Answers Quinn's Call on Revamping Chicago-to-Carbondale Track

Amtrak says it's "happy to do the work suggested" by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Driver Hospitalized After Crashing Into Glenview Home

Driver Hospitalized After Crashing Into Glenview Home

A driver was taken to a hospital but a homeowner escaped injury when a vehicle crashed into a home in north suburban... Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
Fifth Person Dies From I-55 Chain-Reaction Crash

Fifth Person Dies From I-55 Chain-Reaction Crash

Timothy Osburn, 64, of Urbana, died Wednesday, 16 days after being involved in crash. Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Kennedy Express Lanes Reopen After Gate Issue

Kennedy Express Lanes Reopen After Gate Issue

The inbound Express Lanes of the Kennedy Expressway were closed to commuters early Tuesday morning because of... Read »

Aug 5, 2014
Ike Reopens After Flooding Closure

Ike Reopens After Flooding Closure

Both directions of Interstate 290 -- the Eisenhower Expressway -- reopened at 5:30 Watch »

Aug 5, 2014
Beer Truck Overturns, Spills Part of Load in Indiana

Beer Truck Overturns, Spills Part of Load in Indiana

A semi truck loaded with beer rolled on I-65, spilling part of its load and snarling northbound traffic in northwest... Read »

Aug 4, 2014
3 Hurt in Mack Truck Roll-Over Crash on Dan Ryan

3 Hurt in Mack Truck Roll-Over Crash on Dan Ryan

Three lanes of the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway were blocked off at 47th Street Friday afternoon because of... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Victim's Fiance Describes Fatal Edgewater Crash

Victim's Fiance Describes Fatal Edgewater Crash

The fiance of a pedestrian killed in a crash Wednesday in Edgewater was only feet away from becoming a... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Illinois State Police Prepare For Weekend Crackdown

Illinois State Police Prepare For Weekend Crackdown

Beginning at midnight on Friday, the Illinois State Police joins 15 other states to step up enforcement... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Commuters Wary of Reported Drop in CTA Crime

Commuters Wary of Reported Drop in CTA Crime

7/29/14: City leaders say thefts and robberies are down more than 30 percent on buses and trains, but many commuters... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Women OK After Train Rolls Over Them

Women OK After Train Rolls Over Them

7/29/14: An engineer thought he killed two people who dropped down on the tracks right in front of his train, but in... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Officials: Crime Drops on CTA Buses, Trains

Officials: Crime Drops on CTA Buses, Trains

The reported drop is attributed to increased patrols and the vast network of more than 23,000 surveillance cameras. Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Survey Shows Gas Prices Decreasing Nationwide

Survey Shows Gas Prices Decreasing Nationwide

A survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. has fallen 4 cents over the last... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Metra Allowed Decades of False Record-Keeping, IG Says

Metra Allowed Decades of False Record-Keeping, IG Says

Illinois' Executive Inspector General says employees falsified records to receive pay for time not spent working. Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
4 Kids, 1 Adult Hurt in Lower Wacker Drive Crash

4 Kids, 1 Adult Hurt in Lower Wacker Drive Crash

Rollover crash happened at about 8:40 p.m. Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Three Teens Injured in Rollover Crash on LSD

Three Teens Injured in Rollover Crash on LSD

Crash happened at about 1 p.m. near East Randolph Street. Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Woman Busts Alleged

Woman Busts Alleged "Upskirter" on CTA Train

Woman says she caught man trying to record video under her skirt on the Red Line. Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
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