American Airlines 737-800. Photo: Courtesy, Boeing. American Airlines and United Airlines on Monday agreed to drop their lawsuit against the City of Chicago after reaching agreement with Mayor Richard Daley to allow a portion of the planned second phase of Chicago O'Hare expansion to move forward. The airlines filed suit in Illinois in January after the Chicago Dept. of Aviation announced it was proceeding with $3.4 billion in modernization projects at ORD even though AA and UA, ...

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