Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, October 6

  • Metra Has Added Charging Kiosks to 4 Downtown Stations (Tribune)
  • Driver With History of DUIs Struck Man on Expressway, Drove off With Body on Windshield (DNA)
  • Homicide Charge for Driver Who Fatally Struck Police Officer on Tri-State Tollway (Sun-Times)
  • Motorist Crashes Into Grayslake Church, Injuring 5 Church Volunteers (ABC)
  • Englewood Driver Rams Police Car, Sideswipes CTA Bus During High-Speed Chase (DNA)
  • School That’s Unsafe to Walk to Encourages Families to Walk Laps Before Classes (Active Trans)
  • Divvy Employees Launch Petition Asking for Higher Wages (Chainlink)
  • MPC’s Barrett Discusses Need for Gas Tax Hike With CBS, Will Be on WBBM Sunday Evening
  • New “Room Escape” Play Challenges Theater Goers to Get Out of a Pretend CTA Railcar (DNA)

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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, October 27

66 Arrested for Blocking King Drive During Protest of Police Chiefs Conference (Tribune) Emanuel Proposes Additional $0.02 Fee for Uber, Using Revenue to Cut Costs for Cabbies (Tribune) Driver Fatally Strikes Bike Rider in West Humboldt Park (DNA) After Cyclist Was Injured at Fullerton/Halsted/Lincoln, DNA Looks at Safety Issues Keating: Driver Who Struck Cyclist in […]

Today’s Headlines

Blue Line’s O’Hare Station Reopens a Week After Collision (Tribune, Sun-Times) CTA, Kelly Argue Over the Number of Hours O’Hare Crash Driver Worked (Tribune) Nodding Off Is a Much More Common Problem on the Road Than on the Rails (Tribune) Santa Cruz Hires Clifford, Saving IL Taxpayers More Than $200K in Severance (CBS) Police: Man […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, March 26

CNT: 1/3 of Off-Street Parking Spots at Chicago Apartments Building Are Unused (Tribune) Active Trans Ponders the Potential Benefits & Downsides of Driverless Cars IL Policy Institute Argues Against Mandating Chauffeur’s Licenses for Ride-Share Drivers Police: Shooter Fleeing Chatham Murder Scene Struck Woman With Car (Tribune) Hit-and-Run Driver Injures Pedestrian in Chicago Lawn (DNA) RTA’s […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, July 27

Mayor Proposes Strengthening TOD Ordinance — More on SBC Later Today (Tribune) CPS Cutting 270 Bus Stops, Creating Walks to Stops as Long as 1.5 Miles (DNA) Driver Fatally Strikes Pedestrian in Portage Park (Tribune) Police Are Investigting Fatal Zion Car Crash as a Homicide (Sun-Times) 3 People Struck, 2 Critically, in 2 Different Incidents at […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 10

Tribune: CPD Continues to Conduct DUI Stings Almost Exclusively in Communities of Color Family of Martha Gonzales, Fatally Struck in Pilsen, Awarded $4.3 Million From CTA (Tribune) Prosecutors: After Driver Struck Ambulance, Passenger Fired at Cop Who Witnessed Crash (DNA) Man Drives His Car Down LSD Ramp & Almost Strikes Lakefront Trail Users (Tribune) Pritzker […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, June 22

Drunk Driver Who Killed Motorist Gets 5 Years; Hector Avalos’ Killer Got 3 Months (Tribune) Police: Driver Injured Cyclist at Wilson/LSD/Trail Intersection (DNA) Stop Signs for Drivers at This Location, Yield Signs for Path Users Creates Hazard (VWYF) Drivers Struck 4 Cyclists in Last 2 Weeks — One Fatality,  Two Hospitalized, One Uninjured Active Trans: […]