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CTA Tentatively OKs Upgrade to Subway Wireless

CTA Tentatively OKs Upgrade to Subway Wireless

If approved, work to upgrade the network from the 2G technology installed in 2005 to current 4G capability... Read »

Jul 10, 2014
Indiana Lawmakers May Join

Indiana Lawmakers May Join "0INK" Vanity Plate Row

A fuss over a police officer's vanity plate has blown up into a constitutional debate that could lead to the Indiana... Read »

Jul 9, 2014
Chicago Parking App Wrongly Tickets 300-Plus Drivers

Chicago Parking App Wrongly Tickets 300-Plus Drivers

More than 300 people who used the new ParkChicago mobile app to pay for city parking have received erroneous tickets... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
IDOT Seeks Public Input on Future of Lake Shore Drive

IDOT Seeks Public Input on Future of Lake Shore Drive

The Illinois Department of Transportation wants to solve growing congestion headaches on North Lake Shore Drive, and... Watch »

Jul 7, 2014
Man Shot in Buttocks Walks to CTA Station

Man Shot in Buttocks Walks to CTA Station

Man, 32, was shot during an argument on the 300 block of South Halsted Street, police said. Read »

Jul 7, 2014
Man Arrested With Knife in Shoe at Detroit Airport

Man Arrested With Knife in Shoe at Detroit Airport

Authorities say an airline passenger has been arrested in Michigan after being found with a knife concealed... Read »

Jul 7, 2014
Switching Problem Interrupts Green Line Service

Switching Problem Interrupts Green Line Service

No trains were running between the Garfield and Ashland/63rd-Cottage Grove stations. Read »

Jul 7, 2014
Milwaukee Ave. Could Lose Lanes, Parking New Traffic Plan

Milwaukee Ave. Could Lose Lanes, Parking New Traffic Plan

CDOT officials unveil new designs aiming to protect bicyclists and pedestrians on Milwaukee Avenue between... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Navigating Fourth of July Traffic in Chicago

Navigating Fourth of July Traffic in Chicago

There's lots of travel expected over Fourth of July weekend in Chicago. NBC 5's Kye Martin helps you be prepared to... Watch »

Jul 3, 2014
5 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Dan Ryan

5 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Dan Ryan

Four cars were left mangled in the crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway portion of Interstate 90/94 near West... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Woman, 25, Killed by FedEx Truck on Interstate

Woman, 25, Killed by FedEx Truck on Interstate

Illinois State Police sergeant said woman ran out into the road. Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Holiday Road Trips, Summer Gas Prices Highest in Years

Holiday Road Trips, Summer Gas Prices Highest in Years

Nearly 35 million U.S. drivers will be taking road trips this Fourth of July holiday weekend — the highest... Watch »

Jul 2, 2014
Huge Sinkhole Swallows 2 Vehicles in Kane County

Huge Sinkhole Swallows 2 Vehicles in Kane County

A 10-foot wide sinkhole cutting across a rural road in suburban Kane County swallowed a car and pickup truck... Watch »

Jul 1, 2014
Stranded Travelers Walk Near O'Hare With Luggage

Stranded Travelers Walk Near O'Hare With Luggage

The last-ditch effort was the result of flooding in the area and traffic attempting to merge onto one lane. Watch »

Jul 2, 2014
Deluge Floods Expressways, Lake Shore Drive

Deluge Floods Expressways, Lake Shore Drive

Nearly all of Chicago's major roadway saw portions underwater from the dual deluge of rain that fell upon the... Watch »

Jul 1, 2014
Chicago Enacts 2-Week City Sticker Grace Period

Chicago Enacts 2-Week City Sticker Grace Period

Still need to purchase a Chicago city sticker for your vehicle? You're in luck. Read »

Jun 30, 2014
CTA Trains Bypass Belmont Station During Pride Parade

CTA Trains Bypass Belmont Station During Pride Parade

CTA Brown and Red Line trains bypassed the Belmont station near the Chicago Pride Parade for more than two... Read »

Jun 30, 2014
Woman, 24, Charged With DUI in Wrong-Way I-55 Crash

Woman, 24, Charged With DUI in Wrong-Way I-55 Crash

Illinois State Police said the crash at Route 53 happened at shortly before 2:30 a.m. Friday. Watch »

Jun 27, 2014
Collapsed Storm Drain Blamed for Ike Flooding

Collapsed Storm Drain Blamed for Ike Flooding

Repairs to storm drain to be completed Thursday. Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
Bicyclist Struck, Killed by CTA Train

Bicyclist Struck, Killed by CTA Train

Ronayne Thomas went around the gates near the Kedzie station, police said. Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
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