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A FedEx semi-tractor trailer truck struck and killed a 25-year-old woman who was running across the Kennedy Expressway. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Woman Killed By FedEx Semi On Kennedy Expressway

About 11:35 p.m., a woman ran out onto the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/94) at Addison Street and was struck by a FedEx truck.

07/03/2014

A UPS worker delivers packages on December 26, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. Bad weather and a higher than expected demand from online sales caused FedEx and UPS to miss many Christmas delivery deadlines. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Area Woman Disappointed Amid Delays By Shipping Giants

On the whole, it was a Merry Christmas at Jocelyn Flojo’s house, except for that one missing piece: a gift for her 7-year-old son that was ordered online. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.

12/26/2013

Jennifer Bean says the iPod she ordered for her daughter was lifted from the package that arrived at her home. (CBS)

Family Gets Empty Package — Then Resistance From Retailer, Delivery Company

Sure, packages get stolen off porches. But what do you do when a box comes with the merchandise missing? CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

12/06/2013

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‘Multiple Injuries’ In FedEx Truck Crash Near Tinley Park

Multiple people were hospitalized after a FedEx truck and another vehicle crashed early Sunday in Interstate 80 near south suburban Tinley Park.

11/10/2013

Karen Stryjewski (Credit: Riverside Police)

Woman Charged With Stealing FedEx Packages Off Porches

A woman in west suburban Riverside has been charged with theft after allegedly stealing packages from people’s front porches, police said.

04/06/2013

A box is weighed for shipping. (Credit: CBS)

What’s The Cheapest Way To Ship Your Holiday Gifts?

‘Tis the season, and we’re all in a rush to get our holiday gifts bought and shipped. That means things are running full speed at shipping facilities like UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service.

CBS 2–12/06/2012

An electric truck manufactured by Smith Electric. (Credit CBS)

Electric Truck Firm To Bring Jobs To Chicago

Electric vehicle manufacturer to benefit from voucher program.

11/28/2012

FedEx Tossing Incident

Rogers Park Woman: FedEx Driver Threw Package Like In YouTube Clip

FedEx says it learned a valuable lesson from a viral video showing a delivery man throwing a package, but try telling that to a Rogers park woman says her jaw dropped when she saw the same thing happen Thursday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–12/23/2011

In a surveillance video posted on YouTube, a FedEx driver is seen tossing a computer monitor over a customer's fence, rather than ringing the bell at the gate to deliver it safely. (Credit: YouTube)

FedEx Apologizes After Driver Tosses Computer Monitor Over Fence

It’s a not-so-special delivery, from FedEx just in time for the holiday rush. A viral video shows a careless driver throwing a box containing a computer monitor over a fence.

CBS 2–12/21/2011

FedEx Sorting

Busiest Shipping Day Ever For FedEx

While the economy may be hurting, business is booming for FedEx, and records are being set.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

Photo Of A FedEx Truck. (Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Police: Armed Men Hijack FedEx Truck, Driver Unharmed

A group of armed men abducted a FedEx truck driver Monday night on the Northwest Side, stealing the employee’s wallet and several packages before dropping him and the truck off in the Wicker Park neighborhood, police said.

11/08/2011

Photo Of A FedEx Truck. (Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

FedEx Rolls Out All-Electric Delivery Trucks

FedEx has just rolled six all-electric delivery trucks into service in Chicago, and they’ve really been turning heads.

WBBM Newsradio–08/04/2011

FedEx Semi Rollover

FedEx Truck Flips Over On Indiana Expressway

A Federal Express semi truck rolled over on Interstate 65 in Northwest Indiana, causing big problems for the morning rush.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2011

Alsip Sit-In

Alsip Workers Stage Sit-In As They Wait For Paychecks

They were promised paychecks by Tuesday, but workers in southwest suburban Alsip still haven’t been paid. Now they are at a sit-in waiting for their money. CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.

CBS 2–12/21/2010

A woman mails a package as the Christmas deadline looms. (CBS)

Christmas Deadlines Here For Packages

There’s still time to send gifts via mail or private carrier, but the window is closing.

12/17/2010

Shipping

Are Shippers Weighing Packages Accurately?

Tis the season for shipping out holiday gifts, but how do you know if your packages are being weighed correctly? And what differences are there in shipping costs? CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker went out to get some answers.

CBS 2–12/14/2010

Photo Of A FedEx Truck. (Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

FedEx Helps Cops Bust International Theft Ring

Investigators say fraudulently purchased goods were delivered to vacant homes, then shipped to Ghana.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010

U.K. officials discovered that a toner cartridge on the plane had been manipulated and found wires attached to it and white powder.  (CBS)

Packages Could Have Detonated On Planes

The packages loaded with explosives and addressed to Chicago synagogues might have been set up to detonate before they even arrived.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2010

U.K. officials discovered that a toner cartridge on the plane had been manipulated and found wires attached to it and white powder.  (CBS)

Packages Heading To Chicago Synagogues Had Explosives

Two suspicious packages containing explosives were intercepted on their way from Yemen to Chicago, authorities said Friday. President Barack Obama said authorities had uncovered a “credible terrorist threat.”

10/29/2010

Suspicious Cartridge

Suspicious Items Were Headed For Chicago Synagogues

Authorities stopped two cargo planes with suspicious packages onboard, after learning the items were being sent from Yemen to synagogues in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2010

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