If Congress fails to break its deadlock over a transportation funding bill, transit systems like Chicago's would quickly degrade and potentially push millions of riders onto already congested roads.That's the warning from the Chicago Regional Transportation Authority and leaders of the Illinois busi
Chicago has some of the highest gas prices in the country.AAA offers insurance to motorists and keeps an eye on gas prices for its customers. It reports that Chicago's gas prices are averaging around $4.50 per gallon.
Dr. Dalit Baum is the co-founder of the group “Who Profits from the Occupation.” The group investigates corporations who do business in the Occupied Territories and publishes their research on their website.
Afghanistan is virtually unique in the world for its long history of preventing the construction of a railway system. However, that seems to be changing. The war-torn country recently completed its first major railroad project. Several more are in the works.
The Chicago Transit Authority has decided booze advertisements aren't so bad after all.The CTA board on Wednesday ended a 15-year ban on accepting advertising for alcoholic beverages, with an eye on gaining an additional $3.2 million in revenue.Under the transit agency's new guidelines, advertising
Air travelers over the age of 75 soon may not have to remove their shoes or light jackets to clear security in a test program at four U.S. airports.The Transportation Security Administration announced the change Wednesday.
Chicago Transit Authority ridership went up to 530 million boardings last year, reaching its highest ridership level since 1991.Rail ridership grew by 5.2 percent compared to an increase of 1.4 percent in bus usage.