Rooftop shooter kills 6 at July 4 parade in in Illinois

Rooftop shooter kills 6 at July 4 parade in in Illinois

Six people were killed and at least two dozen injured when a man with a high-powered rifle opened fire from a rooftop at a Fourth of July parade in the wealthy Chicago suburb of Highland Park on Monday, turning a civic display of patriotism into a scene of panicked mayhem.

Qatar Airways to resume Atlanta services; Increase Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Miami, San Francisco and Seattle frequencies

Qatar Airways to resume Atlanta services; Increase Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Miami, San Francisco and Seattle frequencies

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce it will add its 12th gateway in the US with the resumption of four-weekly Atlanta flights starting 1 June.

Dozens shot in Chicago in burst of weekend gun violence

Dozens shot in Chicago in burst of weekend gun violence

A burst of shootings over the weekend left at least 11 people dead and dozens more wounded in Chicago, the latest evidence of runaway gun violence in the third largest US city.

Small plane makes emergency landing on busy Chicago road

Small plane makes emergency landing on busy Chicago road

A small plane flew under a footbridge and made a spectacular emergency landing on Chicago's Lake Shore Drive roadway on Friday, according to local officials.

Violent protests in Chicago after man shot dead by police

Violent protests in Chicago after man shot dead by police

A violent clash broke out late Saturday in Chicago's predominately black South Side neighborhood after police shot and killed a man whom they suspected was carrying a firearm.

US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

A United Airlines flight from Rome to Chicago was diverted to Shannon Airport in Ireland on Monday after "a message" was discovered on board, Irish police said.

United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger

United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger

United Airlines and the passenger who was dragged from a Chicago flight earlier this month have reached a settlement for an undisclosed sum, they said on Thursday.

Delta to pay up to $10,000 to bumped customers

Delta to pay up to $10,000 to bumped customers

Delta Air Lines has increased the maximum possible payout to passengers to nearly $10,000 if they voluntarily give up a seat on an overbooked flight, the company told AFP on Monday.

United passenger broke his nose, lost teeth, will 'probably' sue, his lawyer says

United passenger broke his nose, lost teeth, will 'probably' sue, his lawyer says

The passenger dragged from a United Airlines plane in Chicago in an incident that sparked international outrage and turned into a public relations nightmare for the carrier ...

American Airlines jet catches fire on takeoff

American Airlines jet catches fire on takeoff

The engine of an American Airlines Group Inc jet caught fire seconds from takeoff at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Friday, prompting the crew to abort its departure and evacuate passengers via emergency chutes, authorities said.

Chicago man shot and killed while live streaming

Chicago man shot and killed while live streaming

Just a day after an extremist attacked a French police couple and broadcast himself inside their home on Facebook Live, a man in Chicago was shot and killed while video streaming on the social network ...

Chaotic scenes as Trump cancels rally amid protests

Chaotic scenes as Trump cancels rally amid protests

Donald Trump cancelled a rally in Chicago Friday in the face of huge protests, which triggered scenes of chaos and prompted his presidential rivals to blame the violent outbreak on his incendiary rhetoric.