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Metra, Amtrak Trains Begin Moving at Union Station

Metra, Amtrak Trains Begin Moving at Union Station

Metra and Amtrak trains heading into and leaving Union station are now moving after being stopped over signal... Watch »

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016
1 Killed, 1 Hurt in Shooting on Chicago Skyway

1 Killed, 1 Hurt in Shooting on Chicago Skyway

Two people were shot, one of them fatally, on the Chicago Skyway Wednesday afternoon. Watch »

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016
Feeder Ramp to Kennedy Expressway Blocked After Gate Malfunctions

Feeder Ramp to Kennedy Expressway Blocked After Gate Malfunctions

Traffic on the Ontario feeder ramp to the outbound Kennedy Expressway was blocked Tuesday during the evening rush... Read more »

Tuesday, Jan 12, 2016
Nearly 40-Vehicle Pileup Closes Indiana Interstate

Nearly 40-Vehicle Pileup Closes Indiana Interstate

An Indiana interstate was shut down in both directions Tuesday after a multi-vehicle crash left drivers trapped... Read more »

Tuesday, Jan 12, 2016
Cold Weather, Snow Make for Messy Travel

Cold Weather, Snow Make for Messy Travel

Brutally cold temperatures in Chicago Monday forced delays at area airports. Watch »

Monday, Jan 11, 2016
 Five-Vehicle Crash Shuts Down Inbound I-55 Near Central Avenue

Five-Vehicle Crash Shuts Down Inbound I-55 Near Central Avenue

All lanes on the inbound Stevenson Expressway were shut down near Central Avenue during the evening rush hour... Read more »

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016
How to Get Around Chicago New Year's Eve

How to Get Around Chicago New Year's Eve

Kye Martin details how you can get around the city, and to Chi-Town Rising for New Year's Eve. Watch »

Thursday, Dec 31, 2015
City Deploys Snow Plows as Storms Pounds Chicago Area

City Deploys Snow Plows as Storms Pounds Chicago Area

The Department of Streets and Sanitation deployed more than 280 snow plows and salt spreaders to Chicago streets... Watch »

Monday, Dec 28, 2015
2 Dead, 4 Injured in Pin-In Crash Involving Train, Car

2 Dead, 4 Injured in Pin-In Crash Involving Train, Car

Two people were killed and four others, including a toddler, were injured Monday when a train hit a car in a... Read more »

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015
Loop Link Launches Downtown, Faster Bus Service Expected

Loop Link Launches Downtown, Faster Bus Service Expected

The Loop Link project officially launched Sunday, and commuters got a chance to experience the new express bus... Watch »

Monday, Dec 21, 2015
Metra BNSF Trains Delayed Because of Truck Striking Bridge

Metra BNSF Trains Delayed Because of Truck Striking Bridge

Metra commuters on the BNSF line should expect extensive delays Thursday evening while authorities inspect a bridge... Read more »

Thursday, Dec 17, 2015
IDOT Considers Adding Toll Lanes to Stevenson Expressway

IDOT Considers Adding Toll Lanes to Stevenson Expressway

Commuters on the Stevenson Expressway may soon have the option of choosing between sitting in traffic and paying for... Read more »

Tuesday, Dec 8, 2015
IDOT Prepares Motorists for Winter Weather Travel

IDOT Prepares Motorists for Winter Weather Travel

The Illinois Department of Transportation has teamed up with the Illinois State Police and the Tollway Authority to... Watch »

Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015
Service Resumes After Derailment on CTA Brown Line

Service Resumes After Derailment on CTA Brown Line

A train derailment caused CTA Brown Line service to be suspended between Kimball and Belmont Thursday morning. Read more »

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
Ventra App Now Available for Download

Ventra App Now Available for Download

A new era for public transit riders begins Thursday, as you can now use paperless tickets. Watch »

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
FAA: Significant Delays Reported at O'Hare Airport for Strong Winds

FAA: Significant Delays Reported at O'Hare Airport for Strong Winds

Significant delays were reported at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport Wednesday morning after high winds... Read more »

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015
27 Transported to Hospitals After School Bus Accident in Chicago

27 Transported to Hospitals After School Bus Accident in Chicago

Twenty-seven people were taken to area hospitals after a school bus accident on Chicago's Northwest Side Monday... Watch »

Monday, Nov 2, 2015
Lane, Ramp Reduction Begins on Eisenhower Friday

Lane, Ramp Reduction Begins on Eisenhower Friday

A new traffic configuration on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway west of the Kennedy Expressway will start Friday... Read more »

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015
Free Parking, Rides to Celebrate Reopening of CTA Yellow Line

Free Parking, Rides to Celebrate Reopening of CTA Yellow Line

The CTA will offer free rides and free parking for Yellow Line riders when it reopens the line Friday after it was... Read more »

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015
Chicago Commuters Report Traffic Nightmare Wednesday

Chicago Commuters Report Traffic Nightmare Wednesday

Weather grounded President Barack Obama Wednesday morning, forcing him to motorcade to O’Hare International Airport,... Watch »

Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015
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