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Metra BNSF Trains Unable to Enter, Exit Union Station

Metra BNSF Trains Unable to Enter, Exit Union Station

Trains on Metra's BNSF Line were unable to enter or exit Chicago's Union Station during the afternoon rush hour... Watch »

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016
Chicago's Torrence Avenue Bridge Collapsed With Explosion

Chicago's Torrence Avenue Bridge Collapsed With Explosion

The Illinois Department of Transporation demolished the Torrence Avenue bridge over the Grand Calumet River in... Watch »

Thursday, Mar 3, 2016
2 Planes Slide on Runways at O'Hare Airport

2 Planes Slide on Runways at O'Hare Airport

Two planes slid on runways at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport Tuesday, officials said. Watch »

Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016
300 Snow Plows Deployed in Chicago Amid Snowstorm

300 Snow Plows Deployed in Chicago Amid Snowstorm

Chicago officials warned commuters ahead of a potential snowstorm that could drop several inches of snow on parts of... Watch »

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016
Body Found on Metra Car ID'ed as Missing Tourist

Body Found on Metra Car ID'ed as Missing Tourist

A spokesperson for the family of a tourist who went missing while visiting Chicago over the weekend has confirmed... Watch »

Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016
Two Charged With Beating Albany Park Man to Death

Two Charged With Beating Albany Park Man to Death

Two north suburban men were arrested last month in Arizona and charged with beating a 71-year-old man to death to... Read more »

Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016
Judge Rules Against City in Red-Light Camera Suit

Judge Rules Against City in Red-Light Camera Suit

A Cook County judge has denied a request from the city of Chicago to dismiss a lawsuit claiming it denied due... Watch »

Friday, Feb 26, 2016
Two Cars Smashed Amid Dangerous Chicago Winds

Two Cars Smashed Amid Dangerous Chicago Winds

Two cars were smashed in Chicago as strong winds barreled through the area, prompting evacuations and CTA Metra... Watch »

Friday, Feb 19, 2016
Green, Pink Line Services Suspended Over Falling Debris

Green, Pink Line Services Suspended Over Falling Debris

Green and Pink Line services have been temporarily suspended over falling debris caused by powerful wind gusts. Watch »

Friday, Feb 19, 2016
Metra Warns of Delays Amid High Winds

Metra Warns of Delays Amid High Winds

Metra riders were warned of delays expected during the afternoon commute Friday as high winds whipped the Chicago... Read more »

Friday, Feb 19, 2016
Amtrak Train From Chicago Hits Semi in Joliet

Amtrak Train From Chicago Hits Semi in Joliet

An Amtrak train from Chicago to St. Louis was being towed back to the city after it hit a semi-truck in suburban... Read more »

Friday, Feb 19, 2016
Driver Injured After Semi Rolls Over on Stevenson Ramp

Driver Injured After Semi Rolls Over on Stevenson Ramp

A man was injured and the northbound and southbound ramps from the Stevenson Expressway to La Grange Road were... Read more »

Thursday, Feb 18, 2016
Service on Yellow Line Suspended Over Derailment

Service on Yellow Line Suspended Over Derailment

Service on the Yellow line has been temporarily suspended due to a derailment near Dempster Street in Skokie. Watch »

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016
All Outbound Lanes of Chicago Skyway Shut Down Over Truck Fire

All Outbound Lanes of Chicago Skyway Shut Down Over Truck Fire

All outbound lanes of the Chicago Skyway have been shut down after a truck caught fire, according to Illinois State... Read more »

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016
Crash, Police Activity Block Traffic on Outbound Eisenhower

Crash, Police Activity Block Traffic on Outbound Eisenhower

A crash on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway Tuesday afternoon shut down three lanes of the roadway during the... Watch »

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016
Trains on Metra's UP West Line to Be Delayed After Fire

Trains on Metra's UP West Line to Be Delayed After Fire

Trains on Metra’s Union Pacific West line are expected to experience delays for at least two days following a fire... Watch »

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016
Metra Trains Halted Near Ogilvie Due to Gas Leak

Metra Trains Halted Near Ogilvie Due to Gas Leak

All inbound and outbound Metra trains were halted near Chicago’s Ogilvie Transportation Center due to a gas leak... Read more »

Monday, Feb 1, 2016
CSU Protesters Block Traffic on Dan Ryan

CSU Protesters Block Traffic on Dan Ryan

Protesters at Chicago State University briefly shut down lanes on the Dan Ryan Expressway at 95th Street Thursday... Watch »

Thursday, Jan 28, 2016
Avondale Crash Seriously Injures 7, Including 3 Children

Avondale Crash Seriously Injures 7, Including 3 Children

Seven people, including three children, were injured in a crash Tuesday morning in the Avondale neighborhood on the... Read more »

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016
Woman Killed After Metra Train Strikes Vehicle in Arlington Heights

Woman Killed After Metra Train Strikes Vehicle in Arlington Heights

A Rolling Meadows woman was killed when she drove around crossing gates Thursday afternoon and her SUV was struck by... Watch »

Thursday, Jan 21, 2016
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