American Airlines Flight To Chicago Diverted For Disruptive Passenger; Witness Describes 'Verbal Assault' A American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Chicago was diverted to Albuquerque because of a disruptive passenger.
Congress Goes On Recess Without Route 66 Preservation FundsRoute 66, also called the "Mother Road," was born in 1926 after the Bureau of Public Roads launched the nation's first federal highway system, bringing together existing local and state roads from Chicago through St. Louis to Los Angeles.
Newly Named Interim Superintendent Faces Criticism From L.A. Black Lives MatterL.A. Black Lives Matter activists say Beck's 'cop' talk is exactly what Chicago should be worried about.
A Look At Chicago's Interim Top Cop: Charlie Beck"He's a very strict disciplinarian. He doesn't mess around. He's a cop's cop."
Lightfoot: Pot Sales Banned In Downtown ChicagoMayor Lightfoot has divided the city into seven zones for recreational marijuana sales. She said seven dispensaries should be allowed in each zone, but the central business district, including the Mag Mile, should be off limits.
Trial Starts For Michael Gargiulo, Charged In Stabbing Deaths Of Glenview Teenager, 2 Los Angeles WomenOpening statements have begun in the Los Angeles murder trial of an air conditioning repairman charged with the stabbing deaths of two women and a suburban Chicago teenager for sexual gratification.
Memorial Spotlights The Man Behind Nipsey Hussle Rap PersonaHussle's casket, draped in the flag of his father's native country, Eritrea in East Africa, then embarked on a 25-mile tour of the city, drawing thousands to the streets to catch a glimpse of the recently-anointed hometown hero.
Grammy-Nominated Rapper Nipsey Hussle Shot And Killed At 33At this year's Grammy Awards, "Victory Lap" was one of five nominees for best rap album in a year that hip-hop dominated the pop charts and streaming services and a number of top stars released projects, including Drake, Eminem and Kanye West. Cardi B's "Invasion of Privacy" won the honor.
Chicago's Traffic Woes Surpass Los AngelesTraffic in the Chicago area is getting worse, according to new data released this month showing drivers spend an average of 138 hours a year sitting in traffic.
Chicago Is The Most Corrupt American City: ReportThe Chicago metropolitan area was ranked as the most corrupt U.S. city in a new report from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Elon Musk: California Transit Test Tunnel Close To CompletionMusk has described a system in which vehicles or people pods are moved on electrically powered platforms called skates at speeds up to 155 mph (250 kph).
Los Angeles To Be First US City To Install Body Scanners In SubwaysThey scan your naturally occurring body waves looking for any indication of concealed weapons or explosive devices.
Trader Joe's Employee Was Killed By Officer's Bullet, LAPD SaysMelyda Corado, a Trader Joe's assistant manager who died during a shootout and standoff Saturday, was killed by an officer's bullet, Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore said.
Can Elon Musk Make Subway Tunnels Cool Again?Musk, motivated by a hatred of L.A. traffic, is modifying tunnel equipment to build low-cost tunnels to try and solve congestion.
Levine: Cubs Must Show Better Discipline To Get To Yu Darvish, DodgersThe Cubs trail 2-0 against the Dodgers as Game 3 of the NLCS awaits Tuesday night.