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Traffic on the Dan Ryan Expressway. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Illinois Expressways Among Most Congested In Nation

A new survey finds Illinois expressways are among the most congested in the nation.


A Chicago snow plow patrols city streets early Wednesday, when a snowstorm is expected to dump up to 4 inches of flakes on Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Brief Snowstorm Hits During PM Rush Hour

A fast-moving burst of snow could affect the afternoon commute.


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2 To 5 Inches Of Snow Headed For Chicago, Making A Messy Rush Hour

The Chicago area will be under a winter advisory tonight and through Monday morning’s commute, with the National Weather Service forecasting 3 to 6 inches of snow falling between 9 p.m. Sunday and noon. As much as two inches of snow could blanket the city by morning.


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Chicagoans Flood Streets, Stations For Early Rush Hour

Rush hour started early in Chicago as commuters sought to beat the worst of an incoming snowstorm.