Family: Stranded Palos Hills Hiker Rescued In NepalCorey Ascolani, 34, and 26 other hikers became trapped in a valley in Langtang National Park, after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, killing thousands, and triggering avalanches and landslides that blocked trails with debris.
Greyhound Passenger Stranded In Chicago: 'I'm About To Lose It'Greyhound abruptly canceled some southbound bus service because of dangerous driving conditions. That means some passengers are stuck in Chicago, maybe until Tuesday, CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Man Recuperating After Being Rescued By Coast Guard From Uninhabited Island In BahamasA 39-year-old man with ties to Illinois is recuperating at a Key West, Florida, hospital - after being rescued last night from a small island in the Bahamas.
Five Creepy Historical Sites In The Midwest Looking for something spooky this Halloween? Check out the five creepiest historical sites in the midwest.
Shutdown Of Chicago Airports Creates Woes For TravelersCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez talked with some of the stranded passengers.
Airports Could Need Days To Catch Up From Tuesday Travel NightmareThousands of travelers were still stranded at O’Hare and Midway international airports on Wednesday, after hundreds of flights were halted Tuesday when the local air-traffic center was evacuated due to smoke.
Crews Working To Recover Grounded Tug Boat From RocksThe tugboat Kimberly Selvick was towing two barges from Montrose Harbor to the Calumet River shipyards Monday afternoon when it hit rocks near 39th Street Beach, amid windy and wavy conditions.
500 Travelers Stranded Overnight On Snowbound Amtrak TrainsMost of the 500 Amtrak passengers who spent the night onboard three trains stranded in snow in northern Illinois are finally heading to Chicago, rail line officials said Tuesday morning.
SIU Basketball Team Stranded On Bus On I-57About 6:30 p.m., the team was headed back to Carbondale after finishing their game against the Illinois State University Redbirds in Normal, when the driver of the team bus pulled over on Interstate 57 due to poor visibility
Evanston Woman Returns Home After Carnival Cruise 'Nightmare'An Evanston woman who was on board the crippled Carnival Cruise Line ship that was stuck adrift for five days was back at home on Friday, hours after the ship finally arrived back in port in Alabama.
Evanston Woman On Stalled Cruise Ship: 'It's Been A Nightmare'Sandeep Berry of Evanston describes the past several days on the sewage-soaked Carnival cruise ship Triumph
Man Dies After Being Stranded On Kennedy ExpresswayA man died late Saturday after he was found unresponsive in a vehicle stranded on the Kennedy Expressway.