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Midway Airport

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  • City officials investigating Midway Airport shutdown

    City officials investigating Midway Airport shutdown
    Chicago Department of Aviation officials said Friday afternoon they're still investigating why runway lights at Midway Airport shut off overnight, causing the airport to close for almost four hours and 85 flights to be canceled or diverted. A problem...
  • Delta Passengers Held on Tarmac After Monkeypox Scare

    Delta Passengers Held on Tarmac After Monkeypox Scare
    CHICAGO, Illinois -- A Minnesota woman who caused a health scare aboard a Delta Airlines flight from Detroit -- causing the plane to be kept on the tarmac at Midway International Airport for three hours -- says it was all a misunderstanding over bug...
  • Woman who caused plane quarantine at Midway tells her story

    Woman who caused plane quarantine at Midway tells her story
    It's a real fear for a lot of people – being stuck on an airplane because another passenger might have a highly contagious disease. But the woman whose rash caused passengers on a Delta Airlines flight from Detroit to Chicago to be quarantined on...
  • Emanuel makes pension pitch at Capitol

    Emanuel makes pension pitch at Capitol
    SPRINGFIELD — Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday took the rare step of traveling to the Capitol to make a personal pitch for an overhaul of city government worker pensions, saying costs are out of control and the "day of reckoning has arrived." The...
  • 5 Rabbit to open brewery in southwest suburbs

    5 Rabbit to open brewery in southwest suburbs
    5 Rabbit Brewing, which has had its Latin-influenced beers made at six different breweries since launching last spring, will open a brewery of its own in the southwest suburb of Bedford Park later this year, co-owner Isaac Showaki said today. The 25,...
  • Boy, 8, falls more than 20 feet at Midway Airport

    Boy, 8, falls more than 20 feet at Midway Airport
    An 8-year-old boy was hospitalized this afternoon after he fell more than 20 feet at Midway Airport, police said. The boy fell from a ticketing area to a baggage claim area below around 1 p.m., officials said. The boy was taken to Advocate Christ...
  • Fear City to Eleventh Hour, a Halloween guide to haunted houses

    Fear City to Eleventh Hour, a Halloween guide to haunted houses
    Three quick tips about haunted houses to start off this guide to Halloween 2012: Tip No. 1: Haunted houses, the ticket-selling kind, versus the rumor-shrouded Victorian Gothic kind at the end of your street, are mostly slasher flicks come to life. You...
  • United baggage fee revenue drops in 2011

    United baggage fee revenue drops in 2011
    Chicago based United Airlines saw a steep drop in the amount of revenue it collected from baggage fees in 2011, according to a report released by Bureau of Transportation Statistics this week. United's bag-related revenues dipped 11.8 percent to $276,817,...
  • Cosi CEO focused on cleaning up chain's image

    Cosi CEO focused on cleaning up chain's image
    On a morning visit to Cosi at Grand Avenue and Rush Street, CEO Carin Stutz checked out the prep area where salads and sandwiches are made, practiced her Spanish with the baker rolling out dough for afternoon flatbreads, and told the general manager to...
  • Chicago area close to ending drought, hurricane remnants may help more

    Chicago area close to ending drought, hurricane remnants may help more
    The rains that shut down part of Lake Shore Drive on Sunday were enough to start to pull much of the Chicago area out of its months-long drought. And the aftereffects of Hurricane Isaac could bring enough rain to improve conditions in much of the state,...
  • Midway closed nearly 4 hours after outage cuts power to runway lights

    Midway closed nearly 4 hours after outage cuts power to runway lights
    Midway Airport was closed for nearly four hours overnight after a problem in an airfield lighting vault cut power to runway lights, officials said. The airport was closed about 9:10 p.m. and about 85 flights were canceled or diverted, according to...