| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Too much speed and too little stopping distance were at the root of the Blue Line train crash at O’Hare International Airport last month that injured 33 people, said federal investigators, who on Monday also raised the damage estimate from $6...
| Apr 8, 2014
•A story on the Art Everywhere project in Monday's A+E section misidentified Andy Warhol's painting "Campbell's Soup Can."
•In an article Saturday about the CTA's Blue Line train crash at O'Hare International Airport on March 24, the fired...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:22 PM
CTA Green Line trains on the West Side were briefly delayed this evening because of a person on the "L" tracks in the Austin neighborhood, according to the CTA.
Trains were stopped in both directions because of a person on the tracks at the Central...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:51 PM
The operator of the CTA train that jumped a platform and climbed an escalator at O’Hare International Airport had worked 69 hours in the week before Monday’s crash, the rail union chief said today, saying the agency’s way of scheduling...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:57 PM
The train operator who was asleep during the Blue Line crash at O'Hare International Airport also dozed off at the controls in another incident less than two months ago, a federal investigator said Wednesday.
The stunning revelation — that the...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:33 PM
The CTA operator who admitted dozing off at the controls of a train that plowed into the platform at O'Hare International Airport was fired Friday — the same day the agency said it was making rules for operators "more stringent."
The CTA sent...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:50 AM
For people who don't live in the South Side neighborhood of Washington Park, there is hardly a reason to take the CTA's Green Line to the Garfield station.
Though barely a mile from the stately University of Chicago campus, the desolate block of East...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Facing scrutiny after a rookie subway driver admitted to authorities that she fell asleep at the controls before a high-speed crash last month, the Chicago Transit Authority said this week that it will impose limits on how many hours drivers can work...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Four people were arrested in a street robbery that left a man injured as he walked through Noble Square neighborhood last weekend, authorities said.
The group was arrested in connection with the Sunday night robbery in the 1500 block of North Bosworth...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:35 PM
A coalition of transportation advocates supported by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle has recommended raising new tax money in Cook County to help pay for billions of dollars of mass transit improvements.
| Apr 3, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Cubs fans will have one fewer option for getting to the ballpark this summer.
The CTA is no longer running a weekend and night shuttle from a North Side parking lot to Wrigley Field this year.
The Cubs decided not to subsidize the No. 154-Wrigley...