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Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016 at 08:02 AM CDT

Chicago to Hold Public Hearing for Planned CTA Expansion

Chicago to Hold Public Hearing for Planned CTA Expansion

Chicago residents will get a chance to weigh in on plans to move ahead with the first city train expansion in over 20 years.

Monday, Oct 31, 2016 at 10:34 PM CDT

Crash Closes Lanes on I-57 in South Suburb

Crash Closes Lanes on I-57 in South Suburb

A crash on Interstate 57 in south suburban Chicago left all northbound lanes of the roadway closed Monday night.

Monday, Oct 17, 2016 at 01:32 PM CDT

CTA Plans Renovation for Blue Line's Belmont Station

CTA Plans Renovation for Blue Line's Belmont Station

Nearly 50 years after being opened in 1970, the Chicago Transit Authority’s Belmont Blue Line subway station and bus terminal will be getting some much-needed improvements.

Monday, Oct 17, 2016 at 07:06 AM CDT

4 Artists Chosen to Create Original Artwork for CTA Stations

4 Artists Chosen to Create Original Artwork for CTA Stations

After reviewing nearly 350 responses last year, the Chicago Transit Authority has selected four artists to develop new artwork for four rail stations along the Brown, Blue and Green lines.

Wednesday, Oct 12, 2016 at 02:35 PM CDT

Construction Worker Killed in Crash on I-65 in Hobart

Construction Worker Killed in Crash on I-65 in Hobart

A construction worker was killed when he was struck by an SUV that drove into a construction area Wednesday morning on I-65 in northwest Indiana.

Saturday, Oct 8, 2016 at 11:04 AM CDT

Busy Weekend in Chicago Will Likely Mean Big Traffic Delays

Busy Weekend in Chicago Will Likely Mean Big Traffic Delays

Commuters in the Chicago area have a lot going against them this weekend.

Friday, Oct 7, 2016 at 11:23 AM CDT

Cubs, Marathon, Obama: Big Traffic Delays Expected During Busy Chicago Weekend

Cubs, Marathon, Obama: Big Traffic Delays Expected During Busy Chicago Weekend

Give yourself some extra time to travel around the Chicago area this weekend. Between the Cubs' playoff games, the Chicago Marathon stepping off Sunday morning and President Barack Obama being in town, it could...

Thursday, Oct 6, 2016 at 05:00 PM CDT

Going to a Cubs Playoff Game? Here's What You Need to Know

Going to a Cubs Playoff Game? Here's What You Need to Know

Chicago is bracing for a flood of Cubs fans as the team plays its first games of the postseason this weekend at Wrigley Field, but there are some things fans need to know before heading to a game.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016 at 12:02 PM CDT

Chicago Announces New Steps in Possible Red Line Expansion

Chicago Announces New Steps in Possible Red Line Expansion

Chicago is announcing new steps toward a possible major expansion of the rail transit system's Red Line to the city's southernmost neighborhoods.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 04:14 PM CDT

Commissioner Calls I-290 Shootings 'An Act of Terrorism'

Commissioner Calls I-290 Shootings 'An Act of Terrorism'

After two people were killed and one person injured in two separate shootings on the Eisenhower Expressway Thursday, a vocal area official is calling the shootings "an act of terrorism."

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