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Chicago Police Turns to Samsung’s DeX in-Vehicle Solution as PC Replacement
Chicago Police Turns to Samsung’s DeX in-Vehicle Solution as PC Replacement

26 Aug 2019, 15:58 UTC / All officers with the 11th precinct will get the in-car system by the end of the year, which will allow them to use their Samsung Galaxy as a PC

 
Hulk Hogan Gets Unauthorized Cop Ride on Airport Tarmac: My Uber’s Got a Siren
Hulk Hogan Gets Unauthorized Cop Ride on Airport Tarmac: My Uber’s Got a Siren

13 Aug 2019, 12:20 UTC / The Chicago Police Department has launched an internal investigation into the officer who drove the former wrestler, his manager and a friend across the tarmac

 
Chicago Man Shoots Own Driver in Drive-By Shooting
Chicago Man Shoots Own Driver in Drive-By Shooting

26 Jul 2019, 15:45 UTC / Jake Lee was out on parole when he went on a drive-by shooting. He ended up shooting his own driver in the head, who was able to drive him 2 more miles

 
Pregnant Women in Chicago Will Get “Buttons” to Ride Trains, Buses Comfortably
Pregnant Women in Chicago Will Get “Buttons” to Ride Trains, Buses Comfortably

11 Jul 2019, 12:03 UTC / CTA continues its 2015 courtesy program, aiming to make riders more aware of the presence of a pregnant woman. Details on the initiative are scarce for now

 
Drunk Woman Pees on Crew Member’s Luggage on American Airlines Flight
Drunk Woman Pees on Crew Member’s Luggage on American Airlines Flight

28 Mar 2019, 12:58 UTC / The incident occurred on a recent flight from Chicago to Charlotte, and the case has been handed over from the Charlotte-Mecklenberg PD to the FBI

 
Ford Announces $1 Billion Investment In Chicago Plants
Ford Announces $1 Billion Investment In Chicago Plants

8 Feb 2019, 18:24 UTC / $1 billion is a lot of money, and with these green dollar bills, Ford announced that it would add 500 more good-paying jobs in Chicago

 
Paraplegic Man Forced to Scoot Down Aisle in United Airlines Plane on His Bottom
Paraplegic Man Forced to Scoot Down Aisle in United Airlines Plane on His Bottom

10 Jan 2019, 13:10 UTC / Tyler Schilhabel says he had notified United he needed a special wheelchair for the plane, but none was provided to him on his honeymoon flight

 
American Airlines Passenger Left Overnight in Wheelchair After Canceled Flight
American Airlines Passenger Left Overnight in Wheelchair After Canceled Flight

5 Dec 2018, 16:35 UTC / A porter left a 67-year-old disabled woman at the O’Hare Airport in Chicago, refusing to help her find transportation to her hotel, after the flight was cancele

 
Drunk Baggage Handler Crawls Into, Falls Asleep in Plane Cargo Hold
Drunk Baggage Handler Crawls Into, Falls Asleep in Plane Cargo Hold

2 Nov 2018, 11:58 UTC / Piedmont Airlines employee fell asleep in the empty cargo hold of an American Airlines plane, woke up in another city after an hour-long flight

 
The Boring Company Offers Students Tour of Hawthorne Tunnel in L.A.
The Boring Company Offers Students Tour of Hawthorne Tunnel in L.A.

14 Aug 2018, 15:11 UTC / The Hawthorne Boring Company Tunnel will be open for visit to school students from the in Los Angeles County starting this summer.

 
Car2go Arrives in Chicago with 400 Vehicles
Car2go Arrives in Chicago with 400 Vehicles

31 Jul 2018, 13:51 UTC / car2go car sharing service launches in Chicago with 400 cars. The city has become the tenth U.S. and the 25th global location.

 
Nissan Rogue Gets X-Wing Treatment For Chicago Auto Show
Nissan Rogue Gets X-Wing Treatment For Chicago Auto Show

11 Feb 2017, 17:17 UTC / Nissan's Rogue has received a one-off customization to make it look like an X-Wing starcraft. Luke Skywalker is nowhere to be seen, and you cannot buy one

 
Carjackers Drop 10-Year-Old Kid At School Before Stealing His Family's Car
Carjackers Drop 10-Year-Old Kid At School Before Stealing His Family's Car

26 Jan 2017, 17:20 UTC / Many cars were stolen recently in a manner that was newsworthy. The latest involves a pair of carjackers that dropped a kid off at school

 
Lamborghini Huracan Split In Two After Crash In Chicago, Burns To A Crisp
Lamborghini Huracan Split In Two After Crash In Chicago, Burns To A Crisp

14 Aug 2016, 13:07 UTC / A Lamborghini Huracan was crashed in Chicago. The vehicle hit a pole and was broken in two. Fortunately, there were no fatalities after this severe crash

 
Thief Saves Dog's Life After Breaking Into A Truck Parked In The Sun
Thief Saves Dog's Life After Breaking Into A Truck Parked In The Sun

30 Jul 2016, 10:36 UTC / An Irish Pub in Chicago published a video of a theft on their Facebook page. The thieves managed to save the life of a dog while stealing a laptop from a car

 
Carjacker Gets Arrested Because He Chose a Vehicle He Couldn't Drive
Carjacker Gets Arrested Because He Chose a Vehicle He Couldn't Drive

20 Jul 2016, 20:05 UTC / Nobody demands every petty criminal to be an evil mastermind, but we do have certain expectations of them. Luckily, sometimes they disappoint us dearly

 
NASCAR Couple Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Crash in Chicago
NASCAR Couple Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Crash in Chicago

16 Sep 2014, 02:48 UTC / There’s one key reason why you should never date a coworker: after the workday is done, you still have to deal with your significant on the home front. But lovebirds/NASCAR competitors Danica ...

 
Sinkhole Swallow Cars in Chicago
Sinkhole Swallow Cars in Chicago

19 Apr 2013, 09:06 UTC / South Chicago's residents had a big surprise this morning, when a 40-foot-wide hole opened in the street, “eating” three nearby cars. Chicago has seen recently over five inches o...

 
Vandenbrink GTO Gets the 2008 Good Design Award
Vandenbrink GTO Gets the 2008 Good Design Award

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / The Good Design Award 2008 has been won by the exquisite Vandenbrink GTO. The award is given by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and is recognized as the oldest and most prest...

 
Chicago Aims for No Traffic Fatalities within Next 10 Years
Chicago Aims for No Traffic Fatalities within Next 10 Years

5 Jun 2012, 10:04 UTC / Chicago authorities aim to completely eliminate traffic-related fatalities, within the next 10 years, In a similar manner to Volvo’s commitment to completely eliminated injuries and deaths in ...