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A flight information board at O'Hare International Airport (Credit: CBS)

Hundreds More Flights Canceled At Chicago Airports

Travel headaches continued Monday morning at Chicago’s airports, thanks to the frigid conditions.

01/06/2014

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Guide To Chicago For The Holidays

Are you headed to Chicago for the holidays and need to know where to eat and what to do? This guide will get you started and help you have a memorable experience in the Windy City.

12/21/2013

Travelers wait in line for a security check at O'Hare International Airport on December 20, 2013, when more than 200,000 passengers are expected to use O'Hare for the start of the Christmas and New Year's holiday travel period. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

4 Million People Expected To Use O’Hare, Midway For Holiday Travel

Many people are packing their bags, getting set to head out of town for the holidays. Friday is the busiest travel day of the season at O’Hare and Midway airports.

12/20/2013

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O’Hare Airport Adds Yoga Room

The department also plans to open a yoga room at the city’s Midway International Airport in the near future.

12/11/2013

About 80 seriously ill children got to take a flight to the "North Pole" (Gate C20 at O'Hare International Airport) to meet Santa Claus, thanks to a team effort by the Starlight Children's Foundation and United Airlines. (Credit: CBS)

Seriously Ill Kids Fly To “North Pole” To Meet Santa

When a child is seriously ill, a parent will do just about anything to make him or her happy. One children’s charity teamed up with United Airlines this weekend in Chicago to help several parents of seriously ill kids very happy.

12/09/2013

File photo of a Blue Line train.  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

City Plans Four-Year, $500M Renovation Of Blue Line To O’Hare

On the heels of a major overhaul of the Dan Ryan branch of the Red Line, the CTA is planning a nearly half-billion-dollar upgrade of its second busiest train line: the Blue Line to O’Hare International Airport.

12/05/2013

Eugenio Rodriguez (Supplied to CBS)

Man Dies On Flight From Seoul To Chicago

About four hours in to the 12-hour flight from Seoul, Eugenio Rodriguez began to feel sick.

11/27/2013

Travelers line up at a security checkpoint at O'Hare International Airport early Wednesday, which is expected to be the busiest travel day of the holiday week. (Credit: CBS)

Holiday Travelers Encounter Fewer Delays Than Expected

CBS 2′s Derrick Blakely reports holiday passengers expecting turkey day travel troubles received a pleasant surprise as few O’Hare flights delayed or cancelled due to the northeast storm.

11/27/2013

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.

11/21/2013

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Shuttle Bus Driver Cited After Hitting Woman At O’Hare

The accident occurred outside of O’Hare Terminal 1.

11/19/2013

An American Eagle flight slid off a taxiway at O'Hare International Airport, and its nose gear got stuck in the mud on Wednesday. (Credit: Mark Hopkins/Instagram)

Plane Slides Off Taxiway After Landing At O’Hare

American Airlines spokeswoman Mary Frances Fagan said American Eagle Flight 4332, operated by Republic Airlines, landed safely at O’Hare, but the nose gear slid off a taxiway while headed to the terminal.

11/06/2013

This alligator was captured by authorities at O'Hare.

That’s No Alligator Bag At O’Hare Terminal — That’s An Alligator!

Yes, an alligator seemed to appear from nowhere in Terminal 3 at Chicago’s busiest airport on Friday. CBS 2′s Mai Martinez reports.

11/02/2013

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)

City Fighting TSA Plan To Shift Security Responsibility For Exit Lanes

The Transportation Security Administration plans to stop paying for the security officers who staff exits from secured areas at O’Hare and Midway airports next year.

10/30/2013

One person was killed in a four-vehicle crash in Rosemont, along the perimeter of O'Hare International Airport. (Credit: CapturedNews Video)

One Dead In Four-Car Pileup In Rosemont

Rosemont police said four vehicles were involved in the crash at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday on Higgins Road, between Mannheim Road and Touhy Avenue.

10/25/2013

An Aer Lingus plane lands on the new runway at O'Hare International Airport. (CBS)

New Runway Opens At O’Hare

Ten years into its $8 billion airfield overhaul, Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport is opening a second new runway that officials say will begin to ease the hub airport’s congestion and eliminate delays that ripple around the country’s air system.

10/17/2013

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)

New Technology Frees Up Customs Agents To Focus On O’Hare Security

On the anniversary of the September 11 attacks, CBS 2’s Suzanne LeMignot looked at how technology is freeing up resources at O’Hare airport to focus on national security concerns.

09/11/2013

Artist's rendering of a future intermodal facility at O'Hare International Airport. The $800 million facility will feature a consolidated rental car facility and parking garage; a new automated transit system station; a transfer station for Metra rail customers; and a bus plaza. (Credit: City of Chicago)

O’Hare Gets $288M From Feds To Upgrade Rental Car Facility, Transit Service

An $800 million project meant to improve rental car service at O’Hare International Airport is getting under way after the city of Chicago finalized a $288 million federal loan.

08/23/2013

Parking Ticket

Woman Settles $105,000 Parking Ticket Case

An unemployed single mother reportedly has reached a settlement agreement with the city, after she was issued more than $105,000 worth of parking tickets.

08/22/2013

Michael Applebee (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Biting Chicago Cop

A 33-year-old Chicago man bit a police officer and punched the cop in the head while exiting a CTA train.

08/19/2013

Two llamas charged with mowing the grass at O'Hare. (Credit: Nancy Harty)

O’Hare Goes To The Goats, For A Little Landscaping

Grazing goats and landscaping llamas are among the newest workers at O’Hare international airport.

08/13/2013

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