The nation's air travel system is beginning a slow recovery after an alleged act of employee sabotage at a control center brought Chicago's two international airports to a halt. At the height of the travel misery Friday, more than 2,000 flights in and out of O'Hare and Midway airports were cancelled.
Crews responding to a fire Friday at an air traffic control facility in suburban Chicago discovered a man in the basement with a self-inflicted wound. All flight traffic at both city airports was delayed by hours.
Some 500 migrants trying to make their way from Egypt to Malta by boat are believed to have drowned last week after people smugglers reportedly rammed and sank their vessel, according to the International Organization for Migration.
The new bus schedules took effect last week for Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit. And for the first time in 40 years, Bill Volk wasn’t in charge of the roll-out.
Gov. Pat Quinn says it was up to his transportation secretary to follow employment rules even when hiring candidates the governor's office favored.
Downstate residents may be wondering what all the fuss is about over Governor Pat Quinn's veto Monday of rideshare legislation. But it could help the technology come to a city near you.
Rideshare services have scored a win against Chicago's taxi industry in a battle that began in the legislature - and moved on to the race for Illinois governor.
Canadian National Railway says Amtrak’s poor on-time performance for trains using their track is not entirely its fault.
US Senator Dick Durbin is calling for renewed efforts to end delays on Amtrak routes in Illinois. He met with the Chairman of the Surface Transportation Board (STB) in Champaign Wednesday.
Officials say an Urbana man involved in a semi-truck crash outside Chicago has died, bringing the accident's death toll to five.