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Kennedy Closure: How to Get to Blues Fest

Kennedy Closure: How to Get to Blues Fest

Headed to Blues Fest or Spring Awakening this weekend in Chicago? NBC 5's Kye Martin has ways around the... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Identities Released of Four Killed in Crash

Identities Released of Four Killed in Crash

Four people were killed, one injured in a Thursday morning crash on the 2600 block of North Narragansett Avenue. Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Ammonia Leak at O'Hare Terminal Closes Airport CTA Station

Ammonia Leak at O'Hare Terminal Closes Airport CTA Station

An ammonia leak at an O'Hare International Airport terminal suspended Blue Line service between O’Hare and Rosemont... Read »

Jun 12, 2014
Illiana Project Delayed by Wildlife Concerns

Illiana Project Delayed by Wildlife Concerns

Officials from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service express concerns over how the project might impact... Read »

Jun 12, 2014
4 Killed, 1 Injured in Northwest Side Crash

4 Killed, 1 Injured in Northwest Side Crash

A 911 call just before 3 a.m. Thursday alerted authorities to the crash in a service alley behind a Loews store... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Man Struck, Killed by Orange Line ID'd

Man Struck, Killed by Orange Line ID'd

Robert Decker was struck near Ashland station on the Orange Line on Tuesday. Read »

Jun 11, 2014
United Frequent Flier Program to Reward Big Spenders

United Frequent Flier Program to Reward Big Spenders

While basic MileagePlus members will earn 5 miles per dollar, awards for top fliers will depend on their... Read »

Jun 10, 2014
Lindenhurst Man Dies in Lake Villa Crash

Lindenhurst Man Dies in Lake Villa Crash

A 58-year-old Lindenhurst man has died after a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon in unincorporated Lake Villa. Read »

Jun 10, 2014
How to Navigate Weekend Kennedy Expressway Closures

How to Navigate Weekend Kennedy Expressway Closures

The inbound, or eastbound, side of the Kennedy Expressway near the Circle Interchange will close this weekend, from... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Closures Begin on Kennedy Expressway

Closures Begin on Kennedy Expressway

Five words Chicago drivers don't want to hear: Downtown Kennedy Expressway is closed. Watch »

Jun 15, 2014
2 Seriously Injured in Lake Villa Crash

2 Seriously Injured in Lake Villa Crash

Two people were seriously injured Monday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in suburban Lake Villa. Read »

Jun 9, 2014
Three Metra Incidents Prompt Federal Investigation

Three Metra Incidents Prompt Federal Investigation

Federal Railroad Association begins 45 day assessment period of agency after three incidents in two weeks. Watch »

Jun 6, 2014
Car Fire Delays Traffic on Interstate 57

Car Fire Delays Traffic on Interstate 57

The disabled vehicle was on the northbound lanes of the interstate at 139th Street. Watch »

Jun 6, 2014
Trucker Rescues Driver of Vehicle Who Hit Him Head-On

Trucker Rescues Driver of Vehicle Who Hit Him Head-On

Crash happened at about 1 a.m. near Ashland Avenue and Vermont Street in Blue Island. Watch »

Jun 6, 2014
GM CEO Promises to

GM CEO Promises to "Fix the Failures in Our System"

GM CEO Mary Barra said Thursday that 15 employees have been fired and five others have been disciplined over... Watch »

Jun 5, 2014
Truck Driver Cited After Dan Ryan Crash, Spill

Truck Driver Cited After Dan Ryan Crash, Spill

The driver of a semi-truck has been charged after his semi-truck collided with another tractor-trailer and a... Watch »

Jun 5, 2014
Woman Gives Birth in Dan Ryan Express Lane

Woman Gives Birth in Dan Ryan Express Lane

A woman gave birth on the shoulder of the express lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway Wednesday morning, Illinois State... Read »

Jun 4, 2014
Dan Ryan Reopens Following Three-Vehicle Crash

Dan Ryan Reopens Following Three-Vehicle Crash

The southbound lanes on the Dan Ryan Expressway reopened at about 6:20 p.m. Tuesday following a... Watch »

Jun 4, 2014
Equipment Derails, Delays Some Blue Line Trains

Equipment Derails, Delays Some Blue Line Trains

A piece of equipment that was running along the O’Hare International Airport-bound tracks derailed about 3:30 Read »

Jun 3, 2014
City Council Passes New Rideshare Regulations

City Council Passes New Rideshare Regulations

By the end of August, rideshare companies that operate in the city of Chicago will need to make sure their... Watch »

May 29, 2014
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