Hundreds Of Southwest Flights Canceled After Computer GlitchIt has been a rough morning for Southwest Airlines travelers, dealing with long lines at Midway International Airport, a day after a computer glitch led to hundreds of canceled flights nationwide.
Smash And Grab Thieves Hit Furniture Store Hours After SUV CrashA strange series of events unfolded at a Chicago furniture store, starting with an accident involving an SUV, and ending with a smash-and-grab heist hours later.
Two Shot On Dan Ryan ExpresswayPolice said the driver and passenger of a Chevy sedan were shot around midnight as they were headed north near 71st Street.
Taste Of Chicago Opens For 2016It’s time to bring your appetite downtown. The 36th annual Taste of Chicago kicks off at 11 a.m. at Grant Park.
Busy Travel Weekend Expected At O'Hare And MidwayLines have been building at O’Hare International Airport early Friday, as travelers prepared to celebrate the 4th of July weekend, but honoring the nation’s independence comes as the nation’s airports have been placed on high alert in the wake of a suicide bombing at the airport in Istanbul.
Metra Reminding Commuters Of Danger At Railroad CrossingsMetra safety was the topic of conversation in Buffalo Grove on Thursday, after a new report ranked Illinois third in the nation for train crashes.
Security Increased At Chicago Airports In Wake Of Istanbul BombingSources said Chicago police officers and aviation police have been concentrating their patrols on drop-off and pick-up areas outside the airport’s many entrances.
Man Charged With Kidnapping Girl In Ford HeightsThe girl was found in Charles Howard’s back yard in Ford Heights late Saturday night.
Officer On Desk Duty Amid Probe Into Video Of Apparent StompingA Chicago police officer has been stripped of his police powers and placed on desk duty, pending an investigation into a video showing him apparently stomping a man's head while a second officer was trying to restrain the man.
Increased Security Expected For Pride Fest, Parade After Orlando MassacreIn the wake of the Orlando nightclub massacre, Chicago police were stepping up patrols ahead of Pride Festival this weekend.
17-Year-Old Charged In Shooting Of 6-Year-Old GirlA 17-year-old boy has been charged in the shooting of a 6-year-old girl in the Logan Square neighborhood.
Man Arrested For Murder Shortly After Announcing Lawsuit Over Police ShootingA Chicago man filed a $15 million federal lawsuit against the city and the police officer who shot him several times in 2014, only to be arrested and charged with murder within minutes of announcing the complaint.