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15 hurt in Chicago O'Hare airport bus crash

(CNN) — A shuttle bus crashed Friday morning at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, injuring 15 people, police said, and temporarily snarling vehicle traffic at one of the world’s busiest centers for air travel. 133 more words


United Flight Forced to Land in Chicago After ‘Knee Defender’ Sparks Altercation

By Wendy Widom

CHICAGO (CBS) — Thanks to a little gadget called the Knee Defender, the friendly skies just got a little less, well, friendly.  235 more words


Uber Infiltrates Chicago Airports Thanks To Partnership With United Airlines

Airports have long been the domain of taxi cabs, limos, and licensed car services. Ride-sharing services haven’t really been able to break that stronghold, though some have tried… 327 more words

[STORY] Pat-Down at O'Hare

I recently underwent a pat-down + luggage search at O’Hare International Airport (ORD). I was singled out after the X-ray scan. The reason: My carry-on luggage included an alarm clock. 239 more words


Chicago to add noise monitors near O'Hare

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago plans to install eight new airport noise monitors in neighborhoods near O’Hare International Airport.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the plans Tuesday. He says the additional monitors will help gauge the impact of changes in flight patterns at one of the nation’s busiest airports. 88 more words


Flight Plan

It’s funny. I don’t travel for work often, but there appears to be common threads to those instances. Perhaps it’s the destinations, employers sending me, what have you, but the “adventure” is lost on this casual traveler. 440 more words

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Sowing Books

I’ve decided to start leaving books in airports for others to pick up, read, and hopefully share. To that end, I’ve got some Shakespeare I’m working through on these flights. 50 more words