O’Hare International Airport

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Chicago Flight Cancellations Cause North Texas Airport Backups

The impact of widespread flight cancellations in Chicago are being felt in North Texas. Southwest Airlines announced Friday that they proactively canceled flights at Chicago-Midway and American Airlines cancelled some1800 flights.

CBS 11–09/26/2014

American Eagle planes stand parked on the tarmac. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

American Eagle Fined $900,000 For Tarmac Delays

The Department of Transportation has fined American Eagle $900,000 for keeping passengers cooped up for hours on planes in Chicago.

11/14/2011

An American Airlines jet lands on May 28, 2009 at the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minnesota. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

DFW-To-Paris Flight Diverted After Unruly Passenger Subdued

The crew onboard an American Airlines flight bound for Paris declared an emergency and diverted to Chicago after an intoxicated, unruly passenger had to be subdued by personnel.

04/06/2011