| Oct 26, 2014
More people than ever are avoiding driving to certain businesses or neighboring cities due to traffic.
That's the conclusion of the 2014 Life in Hampton Roads survey, compiled by the Old Dominion Social Science Research Center.
According to the...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Red Line. Purple Line. Brown Line. Lake Shore Drive?
There is a push by some Chicagoans to institute bus rapid transit—express bus service that allows buses to act like trains by giving buses priority over cars on roads—on Lake Shore Drive...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Getting to a U-turn and making left turns at one Interstate 595 interchange is about to get a lot easier, something officials hope will alleviate rush hour backups.
State officials are planning to reconfigure the five lanes of westbound State Road 84...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:35 AM
The discovery of a body on the side of the northbound 101 Freeway in Silver Lake snarled the early morning commute after authorities temporarily closed two lanes for the investigation.
The pedestrian's body was discovered shortly after 3 a.m. near the...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:58 AM
A big rig hauling molasses gummed up the morning commute around downtown early Wednesday after colliding with another vehicle on the southbound 5 Freeway near Boyle Heights.
Authorities shut down the southbound transition to the westbound 10 Freeway...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 7:11 AM
The Broward Sheriff's Office on Tuesday identified Jerry Smith, 53, of the 1400 block of Northwest 72nd Avenue in Plantation as the man who was fatally struck by a Tri-Rail train in Dania Beach.
The crash happened at Stirling Road near Ravenswood Road...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Thousands of Bay Area commuters had to find other ways to travel between Marin County and San Francisco on Friday as Golden Gate Ferry captains and their deckhands went on strike.
The one-day strike, announced in advance by a union representing the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:57 AM
The World Series lineup is set. The 2014 campaign season is heating up with just weeks to go. And the weekend's weather is shaping up to be fall-like. Here's what you need to know for your Friday morning and beyond.
It’s starting to...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 9:00 PM
As you crawl along Interstate 4 on your way to or from work today, you may notice some people wearing bright vests and digging holes by the side of the road.
They represent the leading edge of the $2.3 billion makeover of I-4 that won't be complete...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Step aside, Shia LaBeouf and Lindsay Lohan. The CTA Blue Line has been stealing the spotlight for some odd incidents lately.
The line has generated some eyebrow-raising headlines, from a man charged with opening fire – with an assault rifle...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
During the worst of the recession, an executive at Hannibal Industries Inc. had a simple way of figuring out whether his employer was still in business.
The Vernon steel fabricator had lost half its pre-downturn annual revenue of $100 million and laid...