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NTSB: "Trip Stop" Too Close to End of CTA Track

In a preliminary report, released Monday, the National Transportation Safety Board said a safety system designed to... Watch »

Apr 7, 2014
Semi Carrying Potatoes Rolls Over, Catches Fire

Semi Carrying Potatoes Rolls Over, Catches Fire

A semi truck rolled over and caught fire early Monday morning in northwest Indiana, temporarily shutting... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
CTA Fires Operator of Train that Crashed into O'Hare

CTA Fires Operator of Train that Crashed into O'Hare

Chicago Transit Authority officials on Friday moved to fire the operator of a Blue Line train that crashed... Watch »

Apr 5, 2014
$26 Million Renovated Terminal Opens At O'Hare

$26 Million Renovated Terminal Opens At O'Hare

The new international terminal features new local restaurants and shops. Watch »

Apr 4, 2014
Chicago Pothole Damage Claims Reach Record High

Chicago Pothole Damage Claims Reach Record High

Turns out Chicago's potholes are as bad as you think they are. Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
Proposal Hikes Penalties for Crooked Valets

Proposal Hikes Penalties for Crooked Valets

Ald. Brendan Reilly says valet operators sometimes use fake parking meter receipts and toss parking tickets. Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
TSA Worker Saves Woman On Blue Line Tracks

TSA Worker Saves Woman On Blue Line Tracks

A Transportation Security Administration employee is being hailed as a hero for putting his life on the line to save... Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
Pothole Damage to Your Car? How to Get Reimbursed.

Pothole Damage to Your Car? How to Get Reimbursed.

The City of Chicago will pay up to $2,000 to cover flat tired, bent wheel rims, realignments and other damage. Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
Task Force Recommends Merging RTA, CTA and Metra Boards

Task Force Recommends Merging RTA, CTA and Metra Boards

In releasing the recommendations, Northeastern Illinois Public Transit Task Force co-chairman George Ranney said the... Read »

Apr 1, 2014
Bill Would Let Drivers

Bill Would Let Drivers "Sign and Go" for Speeding

Legislation being considered by lawmakers in Springfield would allow drivers to keep their licenses in hand... Read »

Apr 1, 2014
Man Charged in Fatal Edens Expressway Crash

Man Charged in Fatal Edens Expressway Crash

A Lincolnwood man has been charged in a fatal crash that closed the Edens Expressway for six hours on Sunday, police... Watch »

Apr 1, 2014
Fatal Crash Closes Schaumburg Intersection

Fatal Crash Closes Schaumburg Intersection

One person was killed and two others were injured Monday morning in a two-vehicle crash in Schaumburg, police said. Read »

Mar 31, 2014
Victim Identified In Edens Expressway Crash

Victim Identified In Edens Expressway Crash

A man was killed and another injured in a high-speed crash early Sunday that closed portions of the Edens Expressway... Watch »

Mar 30, 2014
CTA Blue Line Service Resumes at O'Hare

CTA Blue Line Service Resumes at O'Hare

The Chicago Transit Authority restored Blue Line service between the O'Hare and Rosemont stations on... Watch »

Mar 31, 2014
Train Operator Behind O'Hare Crash Identified

Train Operator Behind O'Hare Crash Identified

The transit union that represents Haywood, and all motormen in the CTA, are not focused on potential... Watch »

Mar 29, 2014
See Inside Boeing 747, Back in Chicago

See Inside Boeing 747, Back in Chicago

See inside the Boeing 747, which returned to United Airlines' hometown Friday with the departure of United... Watch »

Mar 28, 2014
Traffic Alert: Shamrock Shuffle

Traffic Alert: Shamrock Shuffle

The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle is Sunday, March 30. NBC5's Kye Martin takes you through the traffic... Watch »

Mar 30, 2014
Male Train Passenger Files Suit Against CTA

Male Train Passenger Files Suit Against CTA

A fifth passenger on the train that crashed at O'Hare International Airport Monday has filed a negligence... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
Crews Remove Derailed CTA Train

Crews Remove Derailed CTA Train

The Chicago Transit Authority has removed the smashed Blue Line cars involved in Monday's derailment at... Watch »

Mar 28, 2014
Worker Rescued After Fall From Randolph Street Bridge

Worker Rescued After Fall From Randolph Street Bridge

A Chicago Department of Transportation worker was rescued Thursday morning after he somehow slipped and fell... Read »

Mar 27, 2014
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