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Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne (Credit: CBS)

Aldermen To Weigh Potential Honors For Former Mayor Byrne

For the first time since former Mayor Jane Byrne left office in 1983, the Chicago City Council on Wednesday took the first steps toward officially honoring the city’s first and only female mayor.


Travelers walk through the redesigned International Terminal at O'Hare International Airport. © 2014 Westfield

City Unveils Makeover Of O’Hare International Terminal

It’s the first redevelopment since Terminal 5’s construction in 1993 and includes two dozen new high-end retail and dining options.


The air traffic control tower is seen behind the departures level of Terminal 2 at O'Hare International Airport. (Photo credit: Mira Oberman/AFP/Getty Images)

Airport Worker Dies After Fall From O’Hare Roof

A contractor working at O’Hare International Airport died Thursday, after falling from the roof of the International Terminal.


Adam Alghoul (CBS)

Tourist Gives Birth To Son At O’Hare International Terminal

A pregnant woman boarded a plane in Abu Dhabi and flew 7,200 miles to Chicago. Just as she got off the plane, she went into labor – and her baby wasn’t going to wait. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.



O’Hare Plans Refrigerated Facility For Shipping Flowers, Food

A City Council committee has signed off on construction of a new $2 million facility at O’Hare International Airport to help get flowers, pharmaceuticals, and produce to market fresher and faster.

WBBM Newsradio–06/25/2013

A portable defibrillator (File photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Customs Agents Save Passenger’s Life At O’Hare

U.S. Customs agents at O’Hare International Airport helped save the life of a man who collapsed on Sunday.

WBBM Newsradio–09/25/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel Praised For Transparency In O’Hare Concession Contract

Mayor Rahm Emanuel won praise from aldermen Thursday for the way he handled the hotly contested contract to run concessions at the O’Hare International Terminal.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2011

(credit: Pilar Clark)

Concessions To Be Overhauled At O’Hare International Terminal

O’Hare International Airport is redeveloping the foodservice and retail operations in its international terminal, under a contract approved Thursday.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2011

O'Hare International Airport

Changes Coming To International Terminal At O’Hare

The International Terminal at O’Hare Airport is about to get a new look and a new vendor.

WBBM Newsradio–07/06/2011

City Hall

Aldermen Nervous About O’Hare Concessions Contract

Chicago aldermen this week have put off a vote on a plan to redo the food vendors, shops and security checkpoints at the O’Hare International terminal.

WBBM Newsradio–03/09/2011

O'Hare International Airport

Water Main Breaks At O’Hare Terminal

A water main break has caused some minor problems in the International Terminal at O’Hare Airport.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2010