| Nov 11, 2014
| 6:14 AM
A head-on crash between a passenger bus and truck in the Sindh province of Pakistan killed at least 56 people, including women and children, and injured 20 on Tuesday morning, according to local police and doctors.
The Karachi-bound coach was headed...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:30 AM
A man was arrested after he crashed into a CTA bus and five parked cars while fleeing police in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
About 10 p.m. Tuesday, officers saw a 2003 Ford minivan run a stop sign and tried to curb it in the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:31 PM
NORWALK — A 32-year-old New York City man shot and killed by a trooper outside a tour bus on I-95 late Tuesday night had attacked passengers on the bus, state police said.
The man, who police identified Friday afternoon as Ye Hua Jian of Chinatown...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Seventy years ago, on the morning of Oct. 3, 1944, an Army Air Forces B-24J took off from Langley Field on a training mission.
Roughly 30 minutes later, the plane crashed into the Chesapeake Bay off the coast of New Point in Mathews County....
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:01 AM
A woman was struck and killed by a Metra train as she rushed across a track crossing at the Highwood station Tuesday morning, officials said.
Witnesses told emergency crews that the woman appeared to have been trying to "beat the express train" when...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 1:43 PM
A woman was killed when a drunken driver jumped the curb and hit her while she waited for a bus on Sample Road Sunday evening, authorities said.
Jamie Lynn Honaker, 41, of Deerfield Beach, was fatally struck shortly before 7 p.m., said Gina Carter, a...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:13 AM
After being damaged twice in the past week, the Horses of Honor statue that stood in front of the Wrigley Building should be back on his hooves in no time, the artist who designed it said.
Diana Leviton Gondek, the Naperville artist who decorated the...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 7:43 AM
A Howard County school bus with no passengers was rear ended by another vehicle on MD 29 in Ellicott City on Thursday morning, Howard County police said.
Police spokeswoman Mary Phelan said that around 7:38 a.m. the school bus was rear-ended at MD 29...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Metra’s North Central Service line is delayed after a train hit an unoccupied vehicle on the tracks in Grayslake during the evening rush hour commute Friday.
Outbound train No. 109 hit an unoccupied vehicle in Grayslake at 5:50 p.m., said Tom...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:10 PM
An Amtrak train traveling toward Union Station collided with a vehicle Friday night, but no injuries were reported, officials said.
The train struck the vehicle shortly before 6 p.m. near the intsersection of Main and Wildhardt streets, about one mile...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 5:43 AM
MARC's Camden Line service has been temporarily suspended after a man was struck and killed south of the Muirkirk station around 6:30 a.m., transit officials and Prince George's County police said.
The man struck by the train was not further identified....