Radar

Firefighters respond to the FAA Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center  in Aurora on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

FAA Radar Center Still Shut Down; Limited Flights Running At O’Hare, Midway

Several hours after an apparently disgruntled contract worker set a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration radar center in Aurora, the facility was still considered a crime scene Friday afternoon, and limited flights were operating at O’Hare and Midway airports.

09/26/2014

(Credit: National Weather Service)

Amazing Radar Image Shows Devastating One-Two Weather Punch

Last night’s storms were the equivalent of a boxer throwing a stiff jab followed by a devastating hook.

07/01/2014

Air Traffic Radar

Fire Alarm At Radar Facility Delays Flights At O’Hare, Midway

Several flights at O’Hare and Midway airports were delayed Monday morning, after a fire alarm prompted the evacuation of an FAA radar facility in Elgin.

07/01/2013

John Wayne Gacy

Sheriff’s Attempt To Search Potential Gacy Site Stalls

Sheriff’s police wanted access to the property to use radar and cadaver-smelling dogs before potentially digging at the site. But a prosecutor determined a search warrant did not pass legal muster to present to a judge.

03/29/2012

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Gift Guide For The Car Lover

We all spend a lot of time in our cars. Here are a bunch of great gift ideas for that frequent driver on your holiday list.

11/10/2011

Ford logo. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Ford Demonstrates New Computerized Safety Systems

Ford Motor Company brought cars and dreams of safer roads to Yorktown Shopping Center on Wednesday to demonstrate new systems that foresee crashes and head them off with WiFi, radar and GPS.

WBBM Newsradio–07/13/2011