Disasters

Over 300 people were without heat when Peoples Gas had to do an emergency shut-off on Wednesday Rare Chicago Over 300 people were without heat when Peoples Gas had to do an emergency shut-off on Wednesday , Rare Contributor 11:02am, February 8
This is one of the weirdest CTA stories EVER Rare Chicago This is one of the weirdest CTA stories EVER , Rare Contributor 9:34am, January 22
Dozens of flights canceled by Southwest Airlines at Midway Airport due to inclimate weather Rare Chicago Dozens of flights canceled by Southwest Airlines at Midway Airport due to inclimate weather , Rare Contributor 11:36am, December 29
Chicago officers save woman’s life moments before her car catches fire Rare Chicago Chicago officers save woman’s life moments before her car catches fire , Rare Contributor 4:49pm, December 20
Man run over by train one of many issues on Red Line Tuesday night Rare Chicago Man run over by train one of many issues on Red Line Tuesday night , Rare Contributor 5:01pm, December 6
California wildfire devastates trailer park “in the blink of an eye” Across the U.S.A. California wildfire devastates trailer park “in the blink of an eye” 12:34pm, October 10
Ash from western wildfires is so bad, it’s being compared to an infamous volcanic eruption Across the U.S.A. Ash from western wildfires is so bad, it’s being compared to an infamous volcanic eruption , 8:18pm, September 5
How to get FEMA funds ASAP — if you’re eligible Rare News How to get FEMA funds ASAP — if you’re eligible , Heartland Editor 12:44pm, August 28
Two sisters were watching TV when a car crashed into their home, taking both their lives Across the U.S.A. Two sisters were watching TV when a car crashed into their home, taking both their lives , 2:15pm, July 14
Go inside of the blaze on a live-fire exercise with real firefighters Rare News Go inside of the blaze on a live-fire exercise with real firefighters , Rare Staff 1:28pm, March 21
A lottery-bound lawmaker was shot in a robbery attempt, but held onto his precious cargo Crime and punishment A lottery-bound lawmaker was shot in a robbery attempt, but held onto his precious cargo 4:13pm, January 29
Years later, this is still one of the scariest plane crashes we’ve ever seen Caught on video Years later, this is still one of the scariest plane crashes we’ve ever seen , 11:04pm, May 18
This video shows the surging Snoqualmie Falls after heavy rains inundated the area Caught on video This video shows the surging Snoqualmie Falls after heavy rains inundated the area , Rare Staff 10:36am, February 17
After what could have been a fatal crash, grateful father thanks “God’s hand” Across the U.S.A. After what could have been a fatal crash, grateful father thanks “God’s hand” , 9:38am, November 23
There are hail storm and then there are HAIL Storms like this one in Australia Caught on video There are hail storm and then there are HAIL Storms like this one in Australia , Rare Staff 1:50pm, September 21
Check your fridge — a company is recalling its cucumbers after a fatal outbreak Across the U.S.A. Check your fridge — a company is recalling its cucumbers after a fatal outbreak 9:00am, September 10
An everyday break time activity landed this Georgia man in the burn unit Across the U.S.A. An everyday break time activity landed this Georgia man in the burn unit , 8:46am, September 8
An Oklahoma truck got in a wreck and 30 cows are on the loose because of it Across the U.S.A. An Oklahoma truck got in a wreck and 30 cows are on the loose because of it 7:47am, June 29