Late for work? Try these excuses Posted 6:31 PM, February 6, 2013, by WGN Web Desk and WGN Web Desk Share Update:FacebookTwitterGoogleLinkedInPinterestEmail × Late for work? Try these excuses It happens to everyone from time to time, you arrive late for work. But what do you tell your boss? Michael Erwin from careerbuilder.com visited the WGN Evening News with some excuses people have been known to give.