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Passenger Questions Airline After Woman Dies Mid-Flight to O'Hare

Passenger Questions Airline After Woman Dies Mid-Flight to O'Hare

The woman, who was in her 60s, became unresponsive during a Spirit Airlines flight from Tampa, Fla., to Chicago... Watch »

Jan 18, 2015
Teen Charged with Stealing Cellphones on Red Line

Teen Charged with Stealing Cellphones on Red Line

A 17-year-old man has been charged with forcibly stealing cellphones from two female victims at the Red Line Wilson... Read »

Jan 18, 2015
Police Warn of Thefts at North Side CTA Train Station

Police Warn of Thefts at North Side CTA Train Station

Chicago police in an alert said there have been three recent thefts at the Wilson station on the Red Line. Watch »

Jan 16, 2015
Bond Set for Man Charged with Starting Fire at CTA Station

Bond Set for Man Charged with Starting Fire at CTA Station

Ivan Corona-Gutierrez, 19, was charged with arson after starting a fire in a garbage can at the North/Clybourn Red... Read »

Jan 17, 2015

How to Kill Time at Airports

At a loss for how to kill time during a long layover or a flight delay? Check out the best, weirdest ways to waste... View »

Jan 14, 2015
UAL Could Outsource Up to 2K Jobs

UAL Could Outsource Up to 2K Jobs

The move follows United's decision last year to outsource more than 600 jobs at 12 airports around the country. Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Freight Cars Derail on South Side

Freight Cars Derail on South Side

Five freight cars derailed on the Canadian National freight train line Tuesday afternoon near 95th and Cottage Grov... Watch »

Jan 13, 2015
Metra Train Collides With Vehicle in Itasca

Metra Train Collides With Vehicle in Itasca

Inbound train No. 2212, scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 7:53 a.m., struck a vehicle about 7 a.m. at Walnut Street... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Two Hospitalized After Car Hits Utility Pole

Two Hospitalized After Car Hits Utility Pole

A medical helicopter was called to the crash, on the 500 block of State Street, and transported one person to Loyola... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Morton Grove Man, 86, Dead After Hit-and-Run Crash

Morton Grove Man, 86, Dead After Hit-and-Run Crash

An 86-year-old man died after being struck by a vehicle Monday in the northwest suburb of Morton Grove. Watch »

Jan 13, 2015
Large Pothole Shuts Down Lanes on I-55

Large Pothole Shuts Down Lanes on I-55

Looks like potholes are already making for difficult commutes in the Chicago area. Read »

Jan 12, 2015
Cyberthieves Steal Miles From American, United Airlines Customers

Cyberthieves Steal Miles From American, United Airlines Customers

Thieves with stolen usernames and passwords have broken into customer accounts at American Airlines and United Airl... Watch »

Jan 12, 2015
Water Main Break Reported at Union Station

Water Main Break Reported at Union Station

A water main break at Union Station caused problems for several trains and commuters Friday afternoon. Watch »

Jan 9, 2015
At Least 1 Dead in Massive Michigan Pileup

At Least 1 Dead in Massive Michigan Pileup

At least one person was killed in a major pile-up in southwestern Michigan Friday morning possibly involving up... Watch »

Jan 9, 2015
Weekend Project to Suspend Part of Green line

Weekend Project to Suspend Part of Green line

Crews will continue working on the construction of the new Cermak-McCormick Place station between 1:40 a.m. Saturday... Watch »

Jan 9, 2015
1 Dead After Multi-Vehicle Crash on Borman Expressway

1 Dead After Multi-Vehicle Crash on Borman Expressway

The crash happened in the eastbound lanes of the Borman Expressway -- Interstate 80/94 -- just east of the Intersta... Read »

Jan 9, 2015
Nearly 600 Flights Canceled as Snow Blankets Chicago

Nearly 600 Flights Canceled as Snow Blankets Chicago

The National Weather Service has extended the winter weather advisory in Chicago until early Friday, causing havoc... Read »

Jan 8, 2015
Mini-Van Crashes Into Semi, Gets Dragged for 16 Miles

Mini-Van Crashes Into Semi, Gets Dragged for 16 Miles

Audio from a 911 call reveals how terrified the occupants of a van were as they were dragged along an interstate by... Watch »

Jan 8, 2015
Multiple Cameras Record Bus Crash

Multiple Cameras Record Bus Crash

The driver of an Albuquerque city bus nearly went through the windshield during a crash last Friday near Route 66. Watch »

Jan 8, 2015
Rollover Crash Blocks Lanes of Borman Expressway

Rollover Crash Blocks Lanes of Borman Expressway

Three eastbound right lanes of Interstate 80/94 in Northwest Indiana were closed early Thursday after a rollover... Read »

Jan 8, 2015
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