CHICAGO | An investigation by the Chicago Police Department's bomb and arson squad revealed no explosive devices in a package resembling a homemade bomb left on a train platform at the Van Buren Street station during the Wednesday morning rush.
When it comes to the betterment of Northwest Indiana, U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky is the best.
It has been years since U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky began talking about extending South Shore service along the West Lake Corridor, but little has been accomplished. Visclosky is calling for action, and we're right beside him.
THE PINES | A pedestrian was struck and killed by a South Shore commuter train in The Pines at the start of the morning rush Wednesday.
U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky wants the South Shore expansion to be put on the fast track. So do we.
EAST CHICAGO | Two local men were arrested Tuesday night after causing a drunken scene on a South Shore commuter train, police said.
CHICAGO | Cook County government will receive at least $30 million in federal funds to create a loan guarantee program meant to bolster the possibility of real estate development in areas near existing rail transit lines.
More than 12 hours after a tractor-trailer incident halted South Shore train service, the commuter rail line started running again Saturday night.
LANSING | The Southeast Commuter Rail Transit District board voted without opposition Wednesday to make Lansing Municipal Airport Manager John DeLaurentiis its new part-time executive director.
The South Shore passenger rail line will temporarily suspend Wednesday morning train service between South Bend and Michigan City because of the snowstorm.
The nation's railroads recently received a mandate from Congress to use a new concept in signal design for daily train operations.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana High Speed Rail Association is joining the Hoosier Environmental Council and Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis in hosting a forum on high-speed rail from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at the IUPUI campus.
The release of a $2.5 billion mass transit plan for Indianapolis called IndyConnect is not giving Northwest Indiana's transit plans the boost some had expected.
CHICAGO | Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith asked for the name of a good dentist. Patrick Kane promised to keep his shirt on "for all the cab drivers out there." And team captain Jonathan Toews hoisted the Stanley Cup to roars from a thrilled crowd.
Westbound South Shore trains previously blocked by a freight train near Chicago's Kensington station are on the move again.
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