Chicago transit traffic

Downed Power Lines Delay Traffic Near Bishop Ford

Downed Power Lines Delay Traffic Near Bishop Ford

A car crash that downed power lines in Chicago's south side Hegewisch neighborhood on Friday morning was causing big... Watch »

Feb 20, 2015
Afternoon Traffic Possible for Obama's Pullman Visit

Afternoon Traffic Possible for Obama's Pullman Visit

President Barack Obama's scheduled visit to Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep Thursday afternoon to designate the... Read »

Feb 19, 2015
How to Get Out of a Skid on Icy Road

How to Get Out of a Skid on Icy Road

TODAY national investigative correspondent Jeff Rossen gives tips on how to stay safe behind the wheel in winter... Read »

Feb 19, 2015
Greyhound Passengers Endure Bitter Cold Ride to Chicago

Greyhound Passengers Endure Bitter Cold Ride to Chicago

Display inside the bus showed temperature in passenger compartment dipped to just 12 degrees during the trek from... Watch »

Feb 19, 2015
Interchange Flyover Ramp Project to Begin in March

Interchange Flyover Ramp Project to Begin in March

$475 million project aims to modernize one of the country’s worst bottlenecks that was originally constructed in the... Watch »

Feb 18, 2015
Caught On Cam: Parking Lot Mayhem

Caught On Cam: Parking Lot Mayhem

A driver slammed into several cars in Wisconsin parking lot after mistaking the gas pedal for the brake. Todd Hicks Watch »

Feb 17, 2015
Cabbies Forgo Fares in Protest of Ride-Sharing Services

Cabbies Forgo Fares in Protest of Ride-Sharing Services

A group of Chicago cab drivers circled around City Hall on Tuesday morning but didn't pick up passengers in a... Watch »

Feb 17, 2015
Attack Video Surfaces as CTA Touts Reduced Crime

Attack Video Surfaces as CTA Touts Reduced Crime

Video posted online shows a group of young men harassing, kicking and beating a lone passenger on a Red Line train... Watch »

Feb 17, 2015
Uber Launches in 6 New Illinois Cities

Uber Launches in 6 New Illinois Cities

The ride-booking service Uber has expanded in Illinois to Champaign-Urbana, Bloomington-Normal, Rockford and Aurora... Watch »

Feb 16, 2015
Chicago Transit to be Evaluated In Emergency Response Study

Chicago Transit to be Evaluated In Emergency Response Study

A $2.9 million federal grant is funding a study to determine the best way to evacuate Chicago in the event of an... Read »

Feb 16, 2015
40 Vehicles Involved in Chain-Reaction Crash on Kennedy

40 Vehicles Involved in Chain-Reaction Crash on Kennedy

A chain-reaction crash involving about 40 vehicles shut down part of the Kennedy Expressway Sunday morning. Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
Metra Approves Train Rehab Contract

Metra Approves Train Rehab Contract

Metra's Board of Directors on Friday approved a contract to modernize more than three dozen of its locomotives. Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Uber to Launch Panic Button in Chicago App

Uber to Launch Panic Button in Chicago App

Uber plans to add a panic button to its mobile app in Chicago that users can press to alert police if they feel... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Chicago Officer Hurt in Crash on Lower Wacker Drive

Chicago Officer Hurt in Crash on Lower Wacker Drive

A squad car with its lights and sirens on was responding to a call in the 0-100 block of North Wacker when it was... Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Woman Says Explosives Were Used in

Woman Says Explosives Were Used in "Dibs" Attack

A Logan Square woman heading to work found her car destroyed -- inside and out -- and suspects "dibs"... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Study: CTA Among Most-Hated Transit Systems

Study: CTA Among Most-Hated Transit Systems

Study from the University of Southern California looked at negative feedback posted to Twitter. Read »

Feb 12, 2015
No Serious Injuries in Rollover LSD Crash, Police Say

No Serious Injuries in Rollover LSD Crash, Police Say

A Nissan SUV and Land Rover side-swiped each other on Tuesday night, police say. Watch »

Feb 11, 2015
Removal of

Removal of "Dibs" Begins Friday

Crews from the Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation will begin collecting “street obstructions” items –... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Labor Pains Prompt Phoenix to Chicago Flight to Divert to KC

Labor Pains Prompt Phoenix to Chicago Flight to Divert to KC

A flight from Phoenix to Chicago was forced to make an unscheduled stop in Kansas City after a passenger went into... Read »

Feb 10, 2015
Investigation Leads to Retraining for City Law Judge

Investigation Leads to Retraining for City Law Judge

An investigation of the city's parking ticket appeals process by NBC 5 Investigates has resulted in the... Watch »

Feb 9, 2015
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