Chicago transit traffic

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
Woman Killed in Downtown Crash Involving CTA Bus

Woman Killed in Downtown Crash Involving CTA Bus

The crash, which happened around 6 p.m., at North Michigan Avenue and East Lake Street, involved several vehicles... Watch »

Jun 3, 2015
All Lanes of Eisenhower Reopened After Shots Fired

All Lanes of Eisenhower Reopened After Shots Fired

There were no reports of anyone shot, and no one was in custody as of 10:40 p.m. Watch »

Jun 1, 2015
2 Killed When Tire Assembly Hits Car on Interstate

2 Killed When Tire Assembly Hits Car on Interstate

Authorities say two Illinois residents have died after a set of tires on a semi-truck came loose along Interstate 94... Watch »

Jun 2, 2015
Illinois Woman Says United

Illinois Woman Says United "Trivialized" Discrimination Claim

A woman who says she was discriminated against on a United Airlines flight after asking for an unopened can of Diet... Watch »

Jun 1, 2015
NBC5 Introduces New Sky 5 Chopper

NBC5 Introduces New Sky 5 Chopper

Kye Martin shows off NBC5's new Sky 5 helicopter! Watch »

May 29, 2015
Construction Begins at Damen-Elston-Fullerton Intersection

Construction Begins at Damen-Elston-Fullerton Intersection

Work is slated to begin Thursday on a project to realign a congested intersection in Chicago that has been the... Watch »

May 28, 2015
Environmental Groups Sue Over Illiana Tollway Approval

Environmental Groups Sue Over Illiana Tollway Approval

Groups claim federal approval relied on faulty information and didn't adequately consider environmental impacts. Watch »

May 27, 2015
Airline Customers Who Complained About Post-Death Denials Get Results

Airline Customers Who Complained About Post-Death Denials Get Results

Country’s largest airline won’t comment on alleged pattern of poor customer service. Watch »

May 27, 2015
New Law Requires Drivers Not Speeding To Move Over

New Law Requires Drivers Not Speeding To Move Over

Indiana motorists who obey the speed limit in the left lanes of multi-lane highways soon will be required to move... Read »

May 27, 2015
CTA Shames Inconsiderate Passengers in New Campaign

CTA Shames Inconsiderate Passengers in New Campaign

The Chicago Transit Authority shames inconsiderate riders in a new "courtesy campaign." Watch »

May 27, 2015
10 Students Injured When School Buses Collide at Zoo

10 Students Injured When School Buses Collide at Zoo

A zoo spokeswoman declined to comment on the severity of the injuries. Watch »

May 26, 2015
Emergency Speed Bumps Planned in Area Where Girl Killed

Emergency Speed Bumps Planned in Area Where Girl Killed

Ald. Toni Foulkes (16th) made a special request for the speed bumps along the 5900 block of South Mozart St. Watch »

May 26, 2015
Yellow Line Closed for

Yellow Line Closed for "Several More Weeks"

Service was suspended Sunday after ComEd crews looking into a power outage in the area noticed an embankment... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Lake Shore Drive Closes Sunday for

Lake Shore Drive Closes Sunday for "Bike the Drive" Event

Last year more than 20,000 cyclists signed up for the event organized by the Active Transportation Alliance. Watch »

May 23, 2015
Shooting Shuts Down Bishop Ford for Morning Rush

Shooting Shuts Down Bishop Ford for Morning Rush

A police investigation shut down the outbound Bishop Ford for more than two hours during rush hour Thursday... Watch »

May 21, 2015
What You Should Know About Memorial Day Weekend Travel

What You Should Know About Memorial Day Weekend Travel

Kye Martin details what you should know if you're trying to get around this holiday weekend. Watch »

May 21, 2015
Train Derails on Metra Electric Line in Chicago

Train Derails on Metra Electric Line in Chicago

Major delays were expected on Metra’s Electric Line Wednesday morning after an inbound train derailed in Chicago. Watch »

May 20, 2015
Man Hit by CTA Bus After Tripping: Police

Man Hit by CTA Bus After Tripping: Police

A Chicago Transit Authority bus fatally hit a 62-year-old man who stumbled while walking on Chicago's South Side... Read »

May 19, 2015
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