| Apr 14, 2012
| 8:10 PM
Two adolscent boys suffered serious injuries when they jumped off a train box car near Fullerton Avenue and Pulaski Road in the Belmont Gardens neighborhood on the Northwest Side, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
One is 14 years old and the...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 11:39 AM
A commercial airplane carrying at least 121 people crashed Friday in Rawalpindi just before it was to land at an airport in Islamabad, according to Pakistan's Civil Aviation Authority, which cited poor weather as a possible factor.
The Bhoja Air Boeing...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 11:55 AM
A commercial airplane carrying at least 121 people crashed Friday in Rawalpindi just before it was to land at an airport in Islamabad, according toPakistan'sCivil Aviation Authority, which cited poor weather as a possible factor. No survivors have been...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Feb. 25 - Snow storms are causing traffic hazards in the eastern Dakotas this winter, but largely have skipped over western South Dakota.
During a recent CropStop tour, ranchers and farmers to the west expressed concern about the lack of moisture....
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:44 AM
HURON- S.D. - He led authorities from Huron to Sioux Falls on a day long man hunt. Now Charles Leroy Beeney is slated for another appearance before a judge in Huron.
Beadle County States Attorney Mike Moore says Beeney was indicted by Beadle County...
| Jan 24, 2013
The city of Chicago last week bought the 2.7-mile-long elevated Canadian Pacific Railway spur known as the Bloomingdale Trail.
The sales price was $1, not including administrative fees.
By the time the spur's makeover into a bike and running path is...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
SISSETON - There's a bigger story behind that big pile of corn east of Sisseton.
Sisseton Farmers Co-op is one of nine elevators in the Wheaton-Dumont Co-op Elevator group. The company has had shuttle services on the Canadian Pacific railroad in Tenney,...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 9:20 PM
PIERRE — An unusual circumstance came up in discussion by the Legislature’s Executive Board last week. Of the 35 men and women elected to the Senate for the new term that starts in January, there’s not a lawyer among them.
| Nov 1, 2010
| 4:33 PM
A 29-year-old Lake Forest woman who was killed Friday afternoon accidentally stepped in front of a freight train at a Deerfield Metra stop, the Lake …...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 2:27 AM
A freight train derailment in Elgin won't disrupt Metra service as much as originally anticipated.
Metra originally said it would be running shuttle buses between Elgin's Chicago Street station and Bartlett station to get around the derailment. But...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 10:22 AM
Two people were seriously injured when the pickup truck they were in collided with a freight train locomotive in Itasca early this morning, officials said.
The collision between the truck and one of two attached locomotives happened about 2:53 a.m. on...