CBS 2′s Mai Martinez rode along with Chicago paramedics to see what they’re up against.
Jose M. Mendez turned himself in to Waukegan police Thursday morning after he saw images of his pickup truck in news stories, authorities said. He allegedly admitted to detectives that he had used a special tool to loosen stems inside tire valves in as many as five incidents in June and July.
The drought has Indiana State Police looking more closely at what’s coming out of cars.
The average cost for a gallon of regular unleaded in the Chicago area Monday was $3.91 — up more than 30 cents from a week ago. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
While consumers hate to see price hikes for gasoline, so do gas station owners who say that as prices go higher, their profits plummet.
The scene of Lake Shore Drive as an auto graveyard will go down as one of the most enduring images of the Blizzard of 2011, and at last, the Drive is now back open.
A travel ban is in effect for several collar counties, after commuters became trapped on area expressways overnight.
Gov. Pat Quinn has called out the National Guard to assist motorists stranded on interstate highways during the coming blizzard.
Emergency crews are out in force this morning, to make sure you don’t get stranded in the dangerous cold as you head out to work.