Joseph Schwieterman

Expert: Spike In Drone Use Creates High Risk Of AccidentsDrones have become so popular in the skies above America, a Chicago transportation expert said the federal government needs to do more about the dangers of a possible mid-air accident.
Study: Short-Haul Travelers Opting For Buses, Trains To Use Electronic DevicesAn annual study by DePaul University has found people’s reliance on tablet computers, smart phones and other electronic devices might be driving travelers to buses and trains for short trips instead of airplanes.
Cause Of O'Hare Runway Light Outage Still UndeterminedOfficials at O'Hare International Airport are saying a bit more about what caused lights to fail on two runways Thursday night, but have yet to determine an exact cause.
Study Urges $2B In Annual Spending To Improve Local Mass TransitA new study by DePaul University advises at least $2 billion a year in spending is needed for the Chicago area’s mass transit system, to avoid a meltdown of the aging network.
South Shore, Metra Lines To Operate During NATO SummitGood news for riders of the South Shore and Metra Electric lines: service will operate during the NATO Summit in May.
Man Arrested After Forcing His Way Onto Plane At MidwayA South Side man was arrested at Midway International Airport Tuesday evening, after pushing his way onto a plane without a ticket or boarding pass.