O’Hare

Crews remove pedestrian shelters at O'Hare on Thursday. (CBS)

Crews Clear O’Hare Of Poorly Maintained Shelters, After Woman’s Serious Injury

Last week, CBS 2’s Dave Savini told you about a young woman left paralyzed when a pedestrian shelter fell on top of her. The city took action Thursday that will help protect others.

08/20/2015

O'Hare International Airport

O’Hare-Bound Jet Diverted To Indianapolis For ‘Pressurization Issue’

FAA spokesman Lynn Lunsford says the flight aboard an Embraer E145 headed from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport was diverted to Indianapolis International Airport on Sunday morning.

08/09/2015

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3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings Since Thursday Afternoon

Three men were killed and at least eight other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Thursday afternoon and early Friday, police said.

06/12/2015

The scene of a shooting in the 8500 block of West Bryn Mawr Avenue. (Credit: George Slefo/Sun-Times)

Man Shot And Killed Inside Apartment Complex Near O’Hare

The man was shot several times about 12:45 a.m. following an altercation with another man, 22, inside an apartment complex in the 8500 block of West Bryn Mawr Avenue, according to police at the scene.

06/12/2015

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Postal Service Employees Charged With Stealing Drugs At O’Hare

Two U.S. Postal Service employees are facing federal charges of stealing narcotics from packages at a mail center at O’Hare International Airport.

05/13/2015

This weapon was discovered at Midway Airport on Monday. (Credit: TSA)

TSA To Gun Owners: Stop Trying To Carry Firearms Onto Planes

It seems like a no-brainer, but each year airport authorities seize guns at security checkpoints, including those at Midway and O’Hare airports.

05/11/2015

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Bad Weather Causes Delays, Cancelations At Chicago’s Airports

Delays of up to 90 minutes were reported at O’Hare, where more than 735 flights had been canceled.

04/09/2015

In this handout from the New York City Fire Department (FDNY), A Delta Air Lines jetliner rests on a berm at LaGuardia Airport March 5, 2015 in Queens, New York City. Delta flight 1086, flying to New York from Atlanta, reportedly skidded off the runway after it landed during a snowstorm. (Photo by New York City Fire Department (FDNY) via Getty Images)

Jet Accident At LaGuardia Impacts Travel Elsewhere, Including Chicago

A plane trying to land in driving snow at LaGuardia Airport slid off the runway, forcing that airport to close.

03/05/2015

American Eagle

Cold Impedes Fueling For Some Jets At O’Hare

Underground fuel lines were having issues because of the icy weather, so American Airlines was using tanker trucks to service some regional jets.

01/09/2015

Archbishop-Designate Blase Cupich. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chicago’s Next Archbishop Arrives For Installation

Blase Cupich will be installed as the successor to Cardinal Francis George on Tuesday. He most recently served as bishop of Spokane, Washington.

11/13/2014

Dave Dionisi (CBS)

Missionary Returns From Libera, Goes Into Voluntary Quarantine

Volunteer Dave Dionisi spent nearly a month at a 25-acre compound run by Skokie-based Franciscan Works, helping orphans whose parents died from Ebola. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.

11/08/2014

Cessna O'Hare

Pilot Of Tiny Cessna Makes Landing At O’Hare

Judging by the reaction from the air traffic controller, Chicago O’Hare International Airport doesn’t get a request like this one very often.

10/23/2014

A member of Bellevue's Hospital staff wears protective clothing during a demonstration on how they would receive a suspected Ebola patient on October 8, 2014 in New York City. If the patient was confirmed to be carrying the deadly virus the person would be sent to an isolation unit for treatment. The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, Liberian Thomas Duncan, has died at a Dallas hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital said. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Hospital Ramps Up Ebola Precautions As Enhanced Screening Begins At O’Hare

Screening for the Ebola virus began Thursday at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, as local health experts sought to reassure the public they are ready to help contain any outbreak.

10/16/2014

The airfield at O'Hare International Airport virtually empty for several hours on Sept. 26, 2014, after a vital air traffic center was crippled by sabotage, grounding all virtually flights in and out of Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

United Airlines Cargo Area Briefly Evacuated At O’Hare

A United Airlines cargo building at O’Hare Airport was evacuated this morning after a box with computer hard drives tested positive for a bomb substance.

10/16/2014

Rain against window (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

More Than 845 Flights Canceled At Chicago Airports Amid Storms

Travelers are encouraged to check their flight status with their airline.

10/02/2014

FAA fire suspect Brian Howard (FACEBOOK/April Howard Connor)

Brian Howard Was High Before Setting Radar Center Fire, Sources Say

The man who allegedly sabotaged the air traffic navigation center in Aurora has admitted that he was high when he decided to set the fire to computer server racks in the building’s basement and shutting down flight operations at Chicago’s two major airports.

09/30/2014

President Obama boards Air Force One at O'Hare in 2011. (Credit:  JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama To Land At Gary Airport, Not O’Hare, For Chicago Visit

When President Obama arrives on Wednesday evening, Air Force One will touch down at Gary airport, rather than the usual O’Hare International Airport.

09/30/2014

Passengers stuck at O'Hare after fire at FAA radar facility. (Credit:  Dayna Eubanks)

FAA Launches Review; Two Weeks Before Aurora Air Control Facility Repaired

Repairs may take another two weeks to fully restore operations the FAA air traffic control center in Aurora after a deliberately set fire crippled flight operations at O’Hare and Midway airports.

09/29/2014

Skies above the Chicago area were virtually empty Friday morning, due to a ground stop at O'Hare and Midway airports, because of a fire at an FAA radar facility. (Credit: FlightAware)

Extensive Damage May Shutter Radar Facility For Days

The damage done by a disgruntled contractor at the FAA radar facility in Aurora was so extensive that the center might not be operational for several days.

09/26/2014

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Air Travelers At Midway Can Now Get Their Yoga On

If the airline passenger sitting next to you is unusually tranquil, perhaps he or she got some yoga practice in at Midway International Aiport’s new dedicated studio.

09/08/2014

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