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Last Night's Storm: Metra Riders Stranded For Hours, VP Biden Delayed

AP | HERB MCCANN | Posted 08.22.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Thunderstorms and heavy winds pounded the upper Midwest Tuesday night, stranding Chicago commuter train riders for hours, forcing the ...

Know-Before-You-Go Series: Chicago O'Hare International Airport

Dan Gellert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Dan Gellert

Let's take a look at the Windy City's busiest airport. I'll provide a top-line summary on the good, the bad and the ugly of this large airport hub.

O'Hare Expansion: Bensenville Home Demolition To Begin Today

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After long delays, work begins today to demolish more than 500 vacant homes and businesses in northwest suburban Bensenville to make way for the final...

O'Hare Body Scanners: Security System Debuts In Chicago, Amid Some Privacy Concerns

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Transportation Security Administration gave travelers a sneak peek of the controversial full-body scanner technology Monday at O'Hare Airport. Fo...

Feds Seize $1.2M Of Chinese Knockoff Electronics At O'Hare

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Federal agents at O'Hare Airport intercepted 25 cartons of counterfeit electronics coming in from China and bound for Florida. An estimated $1.2 milli...

Flash Flood Warning; O'Hare Cancels 145 Flights Due To Rain Storms

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Over a hundred flights are delayed as Chicago copes with flood-like conditions Thursday morning. Flights in and out of O'Hare Airport are delayed 45 ...

O'Hare Expansion: City Cannot Remove Graves From Nearby Cemetery

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A state appellate court granted a temporary restraining order Thursday night, stopping the City of Chicago from relocating any more graves from the hi...

Cemetery To Be Bulldozed For O'Hare Expansion

ABC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A DuPage County judge ruled a cemetery must be sold to the city of Chicago so the O'Hare Expansion Project can be completed....

Chicago Flight Delays, Cancellations: O'Hare and Midway Slammed By Storm

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Flights were delayed or canceled by all major airlines Tuesday as Chicago braced for up to 14 inches of snow. City Department of Aviation officials s...

United Airlines Sends Relief Flight To Haiti (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A United Airlines flight left O'Hare International Airport Wednesday morning, bearing supplies and aid workers bound for Haiti. Walgreens donated 15,...

O'Hare Delays: 50 More Flights Canceled (UPDATE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As the entire Midwest recovers from a brutal snowstorm Thursday, flight patterns are returning to normal at Chicago's two major airports. . Four hund...