| Oct 31, 2012
| 4:38 AM
We should not be surprised. That's the view of many climate scientists as they survey the destruction wrought by the superstorm that ravaged the Northeast this week. The melting of Arctic ice, rising sea levels, the warming atmosphere and changes to...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Do you ever wonder why the subway ends in North Hollywood instead of turning east to Burbank and Glendale? Or why the Gold Line turns right when it gets to Pasadena? Or why the Westside is getting light rail and a subway extension while you get nothing?...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 3:28 PM
An anonymous jury--its members known only by numbers--started deliberating Monday the terror conspiracy case against 28 year old Adis Medunjanin of Flushing, Queens.
Medunjanin is charged in the plot to bomb New York City subway cars in September 2009....
| May 1, 2012
| 1:31 PM
A terror suspect who allegedly received al-Qaida training in Pakistan in preparation for a suicide-bomb plot on New York City subways was found guilty Tuesday.
According to prosecutors, Adis Medunjanin was one of three men who orchestrated the subway...
| May 2, 2012
| 6:54 PM
Police have arrested 22-year-old William Mitchell of the Bronx in connection to yet another subway groping case.
Detectives say Mitchell assaulted and forced himself on a 35-year-old woman who was riding the two train around 9:30 in the morning on...
| May 3, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Cops are looking for a dozen teenage girls who viciously slugged and robbed two 16-year-old girls on a 4 train in the Bronx.
Last night, cops released video of a brutal beat-down that took place March 31st around 3 a.m. as the train pulled into the 176th...
| May 7, 2012
| 5:27 AM
It's finale time! Make some party noises, put on some party hats, drink some party beverages, whatever floats your finale boat. I'm gonna dive in because of all the stuff that is happening, but I will foreshadow that this ending is not as predictable as...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 11:53 AM
Chicago police detectives are warning CTA riders downtown to beware of a pair of men who have been picking pockets after one of the men pretends to stumble into people as his partner steals their property.
There has been an increase in pickpocketing...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:32 PM
Take a look at this video. Shot on a cell phone a week ago tonight at a subway station in Sunset Park Brooklyn it shows a transit officer stopping 19-year-old Sean Pagan.
During a frisk it escalates to violence on the part of the officer, who body...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:22 AM
Part of the CTA Blue line was shut down briefly this morning as Chicago Fire Department crews checked out a smell of burning rubber in the subway at the Belmont stop on the line.
Crews were dispatched to a call of smoke in the subway at the stop, in...
| May 16, 2012
| 3:52 PM
It's a situation that could put the 5.2 million people who ride the subway every day ill at ease. A group of ten subway maintenance workers face criminal arrest for claiming they performed important safety work on train signals without actually doing...