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Tracks Reopen After BNSF Trains Halted for Mechanical Issue

Tracks Reopen After BNSF Trains Halted for Mechanical Issue

Inbound and outbound trains on Metra's BNSF railway were halted in suburban Clarendon Hills during rush hour Monday... Watch »

Jun 15, 2015
Ohio Man Killed in Indiana Tollway Crash

Ohio Man Killed in Indiana Tollway Crash

An Ohio was killed Friday afternoon in a crash involving three vehicles on the Indiana Tollway in Gary. Read »

Jun 12, 2015
3 Injured in Crash Between Metra Train, Car

3 Injured in Crash Between Metra Train, Car

A witness to the crash on the 7200 block of South Exchange Avenue said the driver of the car tried to go around the... Watch »

Jun 12, 2015
Spike in Expressway Shootings Prompts Warning for Drivers

Spike in Expressway Shootings Prompts Warning for Drivers

The number of shootings on Chicago-area expressways has spiked so far this year and police are warning drivers. Watch »

Jun 12, 2015
CTA Revamps Training After Deadly Downtown Crash

CTA Revamps Training After Deadly Downtown Crash

About one week after a deadly crash involving a Chicago Transit Authority bus left a woman dead and several others... Watch »

Jun 12, 2015
Flight From Chicago to Conn. Diverted: Report

Flight From Chicago to Conn. Diverted: Report

A Southwest Airlines jet bound for Bradley Airport here in Connecticut was forced to divert to Buffalo when a... Read »

Jun 11, 2015
Tractor-Trailer Catches Fire on Stevenson Expressway

Tractor-Trailer Catches Fire on Stevenson Expressway

The outbound lanes of Interstate 55 were closed near Kedzie Avenue late Wednesday after a tractor-trailer caught... Watch »

Jun 11, 2015
Senior Drivers Report Mistakes in Mailer from City

Senior Drivers Report Mistakes in Mailer from City

Some seniors say their mandated discount on city stickers disappeared recently, raising both the price and... Watch »

Jun 10, 2015
2 Dead After Car Crashes Into Tree in Park Forest

2 Dead After Car Crashes Into Tree in Park Forest

Police said three people were joyriding in a stolen vehicle, speeding through the community at about 12:30 a.m. Watch »

Jun 10, 2015
Man Wounded After Vehicle Shot at On Lake Shore Drive

Man Wounded After Vehicle Shot at On Lake Shore Drive

A man driving down Lake Shore Drive in Chicago early Wednesday morning was injured when bullets pierced the window... Watch »

Jun 10, 2015
Festivals Prompt Weekend Metra Booze Ban

Festivals Prompt Weekend Metra Booze Ban

The no-alcohol policy on trains system-wide begins at 7 p.m. Friday and will continue all day Saturday and Sunday. Read »

Jun 10, 2015
5 Hurt in Serious LaPorte County Crash Identified

5 Hurt in Serious LaPorte County Crash Identified

Five people who were injured in a serious crash in LaPorte County Tuesday have been identified. Watch »

Jun 10, 2015
What to Do When Gas Pump Doesn't Match Advertised Price

What to Do When Gas Pump Doesn't Match Advertised Price

By law, the price of gas at the pump can't be even a penny different from what's advertised on a sign or marquee. Watch »

Jun 8, 2015
Train Splits Open Semi Full of Bacon

Train Splits Open Semi Full of Bacon

There were no injuries to crew or passengers, officials said, but the train was further delayed. Watch »

Jun 6, 2015
Two Stabbed Outside Brown Line Station

Two Stabbed Outside Brown Line Station

An 18-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man were stabbed after they got into an argument with two other people at... Watch »

Jun 4, 2015
Uber Petitions for Pick-Ups at Airports

Uber Petitions for Pick-Ups at Airports

Current rules allow companies like Uber to drop-off customers only. Pick-ups are reserved for licensed taxis and... Watch »

Jun 4, 2015
United Apologizes to Muslim Woman for Soda Can Incident

United Apologizes to Muslim Woman for Soda Can Incident

A flight attendant who refused a passenger an unopened can of soda because she might "use it as a weapon"... Watch »

Jun 3, 2015
Southwest Airlines Launches 72-Hour Summer Fare Sale

Southwest Airlines Launches 72-Hour Summer Fare Sale

Southwest Airlines has launched a summer fare sale offering one-way tickets as low as $49 to certain locations... Watch »

Jun 3, 2015
BNSF Trains Halted After Metra Train Hits Pedestrian

BNSF Trains Halted After Metra Train Hits Pedestrian

A pedestrian was struck by a Metra train Wednesday morning, prompting all trains on the BNSF Railway to stop in west... Watch »

Jun 3, 2015
CTA Bus Driver Cited After Downtown Crash

CTA Bus Driver Cited After Downtown Crash

A bus driver has been cited after a Chicago Transit Authority bus collided with several cars and hit pedestrians at... Watch »

Jun 3, 2015
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