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Train derails at O'Hare airport in Chicago

An eight-car commuter train jumped the tracks, crashed over the platform and plowed up an escalator in an underground station at O’Hare International Airport early Monday morning. 197 more words


Homeowners Upset Over O'Hare Noise Win Property Tax Appeals

CHICAGO (STMW) – Residents of three choice Northwest Side neighborhoods have won property tax appeals — of up to nearly 12 percent — after arguing that the value of their homes has taken a nose dive due to new flight patterns at O’Hare International Airport. 542 more words


Seattle Teens Stopped At O'Hare Airport With WWI Artillery Shells

CHICAGO (AP) — Baggage screeners at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport have discovered two World War I artillery shells in checked luggage that arrived on a flight from London. 122 more words


NTSB: Blue Line 'Trip Stop' At O'Hare Was Too Close To The End Of The Track

Updated 04/08/14 – 8:02 a.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) – A preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board on Monday said a “fixed trip stop” system on the Blue Line tracks at O’Hare International Airport was too close to the end of the track to stop the train in an emergency. 658 more words


City Unveils Makeover Of O'Hare International Terminal

CHICAGO (AP) – The city of Chicago has unveiled a $26 million overhaul of the international terminal at O’Hare Airport.

It’s the first redevelopment since Terminal 5′s construction in 1993 and includes two dozen new high-end retail and dining options. 87 more words


CTA Fires Operator In Blue Line Crash At O’Hare

Updated 04/04/14 – 1:04 p.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) – CTA officials were taking steps to fire the train operator who fell asleep at the controls of a Blue Line train before it crashed at O’Hare International Airport last month. 613 more words


DuPage Touting Development Potential Along O'Hare Western Access Road

(CBS) – As construction crews work to build the first western access road to O’Hare International Airport, DuPage County has been letting businesses know 127 square miles of “untapped potential” is available for development on the highway corridor. 326 more words