A Robinson Helicopter R-22 Beta crashed about 6:45 p.m. Monday during a training exercise at Lansing Municipal Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
The snow has only just started falling in Chicago, but airlines have already cancelled more than 1,100 flights at Chicago’s two major airports, with up to 10 inches of snow expected to fall by the end of the day.
A spokesman for a security firm that reputedly employs state Sen. Donne Trotter couldn’t confirm Friday whether the lawmaker holds a position that allows him to carry a concealed weapon. CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.
O’Hare International Airport (ORD) provides globetrotters with more connections to more destinations than any other airport in the world. With travelers totaling around 200,000 on a daily basis, O’Hare received the Global Traveler Award for “Best Airport in North America” for the tenth consecutive year in a row.
Authorities are investigating after a fire started overnight at a mobile office unit and spread to a building nearby at a concrete business in northwest suburban Schaumburg.
State government is still awash in red ink, but Gov. Pat Quinn is adamant that a capital project to develop a south suburban airport will move forward.
Airline flight troubles to the East Coast continued to have a ripple effect in Chicago today.
Some flyers say new security measures meant to prevent terror in the air amount to just groping on the ground. One Chicago-area woman compares her experience to sexual assault. CBS 2′s Kristyn Hartman reports.
Dive teams have pulled two bodies out of a pond near Gary-Chicago Airport, where two fisherman disappeared last week.