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Former Metra CEO May be Headed to California

Former Metra CEO May be Headed to California

If the members of the Santa Cruz Metropolitan Transit District approve him, Clifford would begin the new job May 17,... Watch »

Mar 27, 2014
Third Woman Files Suit, Describes CTA Crash

Third Woman Files Suit, Describes CTA Crash

A TSA employee is the latest person to file a lawsuit against the CTA following Monday's crash at... Watch »

Mar 27, 2014
Chicago Ranks First in Worst Parking

Chicago Ranks First in Worst Parking

Chicago tops the list for its high parking rates and higher-than-average number of car thefts. Watch »

Mar 26, 2014
NTSB: Blue Line Train Operator Admits To Dozing Off

NTSB: Blue Line Train Operator Admits To Dozing Off

The operator of the Chicago Transit Authority train that derailed at O'Hare International Airport early Monday dozed... Watch »

Mar 26, 2014
High Tech Cameras Help Combat CTA Crime

High Tech Cameras Help Combat CTA Crime

Every CTA train is now outfitted with 360-degree HD cameras that provide better quality coverage and help to... Watch »

Mar 25, 2014
Woman Files Lawsuit, Describes CTA Crash

Woman Files Lawsuit, Describes CTA Crash

Two negligence lawsuits were filed against the Chicago Transit Authority a day after a Blue Line train derailed... Watch »

Mar 25, 2014
Rideshare Drivers Ask Judge To Intervene in Taxi Lawsuit

Rideshare Drivers Ask Judge To Intervene in Taxi Lawsuit

Drivers from three of Chicago's ridesharing companies gathered at the Dirksen Federal Building Tuesday to file... Watch »

Mar 25, 2014
NTSB: Emergency Stop System Activated Before Crash

NTSB: Emergency Stop System Activated Before Crash

An emergency stop system activated as it should but failed to stop a Chicago Transit Authority train from... Read »

Mar 26, 2014
Crash Raises Questions About CTA's Automated Systems

Crash Raises Questions About CTA's Automated Systems

Monday's violent CTA accident in the Blue Line station at O'Hare, raises new questions about whether the... Watch »

Mar 25, 2014
CTA Union: Train Operator Appears To Have Dozed Off

CTA Union: Train Operator Appears To Have Dozed Off

CTA union president Robert Kelly says the operator of a Blue Line train that derailed at O'Hare early Monday... Watch »

Mar 25, 2014
NTSB:

NTSB: "The Train is Not Going to Go Anywhere"

It looked highly unlikely Monday afternoon that commuters would have access to the Chicago Transit Authority's Blue... Watch »

Mar 24, 2014
Crews To Disassemble Derailed CTA Train

Crews To Disassemble Derailed CTA Train

Chicago Transit Authority officials say they'll use torches to cut a commuter train apart as they remove... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
Cops Find Car in Construction Hole

Cops Find Car in Construction Hole

The hole, at East 9th Street and South Wabash Avenue, existed because of ongoing sewer work being done under... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
1 Dead in Rollover Crash That Affected Red Line

1 Dead in Rollover Crash That Affected Red Line

The crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway left debris on the southbound third rail of the Chicago Transit Authority's Red... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
First NTSB Press Conference on CTA Blue Line Crash

First NTSB Press Conference on CTA Blue Line Crash

Tim DePaepe, a signal specialist with the National Transportation Safety Board, took questions from the press... Watch »

Mar 25, 2014
Train Derailment at O'Hare Leaves 32 Injured

Train Derailment at O'Hare Leaves 32 Injured

Thirty-two people were injured -- none seriously -- when a Chicago Transit Authority train derailed at the... Watch »

Mar 24, 2014
Residents Want More Info About Proposed Heliport

Residents Want More Info About Proposed Heliport

With a unanimous vote, the Chicago Plan Commission on Thursday evening approved a plan to allow Chicago... Read »

Mar 21, 2014
Midway Gets Self-Service Passport Kiosks

Midway Gets Self-Service Passport Kiosks

Passengers arriving at Chicago's Midway International Airport from abroad should find a faster arrival process under... Read »

Mar 19, 2014
FBI: Man Used Boarding Passes in Someone Else's Name

FBI: Man Used Boarding Passes in Someone Else's Name

Robert Quran Hick is due in an Alabama courtroom Friday afternoon Read »

Mar 21, 2014
CTA Spokesman Describes Blue Line Crash

CTA Spokesman Describes Blue Line Crash

Chicago Transit Autority spokesman Brian Steele spoke with reporters about the crash at the O'Hare station at... Watch »

Mar 24, 2014
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