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Friday, Sep 15, 2017 at 04:22 PM CDT

Judge Rules Against Homeless in 'Tent City' Lawsuit

Judge Rules Against Homeless in 'Tent City' Lawsuit

Bridge repairs can proceed as scheduled Monday on Lake Shore Drive despite the protests of housing advocates contending it will force the ouster of dozens of homeless residents living in tents under viaducts at...

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 06:13 PM CDT

Judge to Decide Fate of Evicted Homeless Residents Friday

Judge to Decide Fate of Evicted Homeless Residents Friday

Homeless residents who are being evicted from underneath Uptown viaducts will find out their fate when a judge makes a ruling Friday afternoon.

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 06:10 AM CDT

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train, Causes Extensive Delays

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train, Causes Extensive Delays

A Metra train on the Union Pacific North Line struck a pedestrian early Thursday near north suburban Highwood, causing extensive delays throughout the morning commute.

Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 03:29 PM CDT

Homeless Viaduct Residents File Suit Against City

Homeless Viaduct Residents File Suit Against City

Homeless residents who are being evicted from underneath Uptown viaducts are filing suit against the city of Chicago, their lawyers announced Friday.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 09:38 AM CDT

Protesters Hit LSD After Cops Remove Homeless Group's Tents

Protesters Hit LSD After Cops Remove Homeless Group's Tents

Protesters blocked part of southbound Lake Shore Drive near Montrose Avenue Thursday morning after homeless people were being removed from their shelters in the area.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 06:58 AM CDT

Multi-Vehicle Crash Blocks Lanes on Kennedy Expressway

Multi-Vehicle Crash Blocks Lanes on Kennedy Expressway

A multi-vehicle crash on the inbound Kennedy Expressway in Chicago left at least three lanes blocked, causing major delays during the Thursday morning rush hour.

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 06:57 AM CDT

2 Injured in Dump Truck Crash on Lake Shore Drive

2 Injured in Dump Truck Crash on Lake Shore Drive

Two people were injured in a crash with a dump truck early Wednesday on Lake Shore Drive on the North Side.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 08:06 AM CDT

New 'Smart' Message Boards to Alert Drivers on I-90

New 'Smart' Message Boards to Alert Drivers on I-90

Twenty-nine new messages boards have been installed every half-mile between the Kennedy Expressway and Barrington Road. The digital signs will provide speed and accident information in real time. Regina Waldroup...

Friday, Sep 1, 2017 at 07:09 AM CDT

Illinois Could See Record High Gas Prices Labor Day Weekend

Illinois Could See Record High Gas Prices Labor Day Weekend

The devastation from Harvey will have a ripple effect on the Chicago area this Labor Day weekend, sending gas prices rising on what is anticipated to be the heaviest travel day of the long holiday weekend.

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 12:32 PM CDT

New CTA Station Opens for Loop Commuters

New CTA Station Opens for Loop Commuters

It's big news for thousands of commuters in Chicago's Loop. The CTA's newest station is now open at Washington and Wabash. Kye Martin reports. 

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