Chicago CBP officers intercept counterfeit designer products at O'Hare
The two shipments of fake goods came from Thailand, and had the items been authentic, officials say they would have been worth nearly $400,000.
‘Proof of airport business’ required to enter O’Hare during overnight hours from Blue Line, officials say
Those arriving by CTA train at O’Hare Airport during overnight hours need to provide proof they have “business" there to be allowed to enter, officials said.
Belvidere man found safe after vanishing from O'Hare Airport
A man who was reported missing from Belvidere, Illinois has been found safe out of state, his family announced Monday.
Rideshare pickup area at O'Hare Airport relocating starting Monday
The change is the latest in a series of efforts by the Chicago Department of Aviation to reduce congestion in the lower levels of the arrival lanes.
Lightfoot vows to remove unhoused people from O’Hare as more seek shelter at airport
Mayor Lori Lightfoot vowed to do everything she can to remove unhoused people at O’Hare Airport, calling it a safety issue, after the situation drew national attention — and criticism.
'She doesn't care': Chicago alderman blasts Lightfoot for turning O'Hare Airport into 'homeless shelter'
"We have to fight back for this city because we can't allow what's happening here to become the mainstay for every neighborhood and for every iconic part of Chicago, which is overrun by the homeless, overrun by gangs, overrun by criminality, and what should be a welcoming city to all the good law-abiding people who want to make this home," Ald. Lopez said.
Increase in homeless people reportedly sleeping at O'Hare Airport
Travelers passing through O'Hare International Airport are noticing an increase in the number of homeless people sleeping in the airport.
Dried rodents, Italian meats, confiscated by customs officers at O'Hare
Customs officers at O'Hare confiscated more than 5,000 illegal items passing through the airport last month, including hatching eggs concealed inside a neck pillow, dried cow skin, and dried rodents.
Chicago customs agents seize over $500K in counterfeit currency, merchandise at O’Hare
Customs agents seized more than $500,000 in counterfeit currency and merchandise at O’Hare International Airport last week.
Vegas-bound United flight forced to land in Nebraska after engine problems
United Airlines described what happened as a "technical issue."
Officials celebrate completion of Terminal 5 expansion at O'Hare Airport
Nearly four years after breaking ground, Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the Chicago Department of Aviation celebrated the grand opening of the O'Hare International Terminal Expansion.
Rolex watches, Tiffany jewelry among $686K in counterfeit goods confiscated in Chicago
Customs agents at O'Hare Airport on Sunday seized two large shipments of counterfeit jewelry and apparel that would have been worth over hundreds of thousands of dollars had it been genuine.
Plane's nose gear collapses on landing at O’Hare; no injuries
No one was injured Friday after a plane with an apparent landing gear issue landed at O’Hare International Airport.
TSA discovers fewer guns at Chicago airports in 2022, nationwide is a different story
Passengers at O'Hare and Midway brought firearms less frequently than the national average.
Chicago flights canceled and delayed after FAA systemwide outage
Hundreds of flights were delayed and canceled in Chicago on Wednesday morning after the Federal Aviation Administration reported a system failure nationwide, temporarily grounding all domestic flight departures.
Rideshare drivers plan to refuse rides from O'Hare Airport
As if the flight situation wasn't bad enough, people lucky enough to land at O'Hare Airport might not be able to get a ride!
Plane makes unscheduled landing at O'Hare Airport after passenger's overheated laptop causes small fire
Two flight attendants were treated for smoke inhalation.
'I did call 62 times': Passengers at Midway frustrated after Southwest cancels hundreds of flights
Hundreds of flights coming in and out of Chicago have been canceled Monday as the region thaws out from a brutally cold Christmas weekend.
Arctic cold, high winds cause significant delays on Metra and CTA; Hundreds of flights canceled in Chicago
Icy roads and bitter cold made travel hazardous Friday morning and caused significant delays whether you were driving, taking a train or bus or flying.
Flight delays, cancelations continue for holiday travelers in Chicago
Delays, cancelations and people stranded, all happening at O’Hare International Airport for the holidays.