Amtrak Train Fatally Strikes Pedestrian In Northbrook; Metra Milwaukee North Line AffectedAmtrak and Metra delays are expected after a pedestrian was struck by an Amtrak train in Northbrook.
Truck Driver Killed When Amtrak Train Hits Box Truck In University ParkCrews spent more than 12 hours repairing the tracks and cleaning up debris, after an Amtrak train derailed Sunday in University Park in a deadly collision with a box truck.
Amtrak Train Strikes Truck, Derails in University Park; Truck's Driver Dies An Amtrak train struck a box truck and derailed in University Park around 5 p.m. Sunday.
Amtrak Train Strikes Vehicle, Killing 1 In Morton GroveAn Amtrak train struck a minivan, killing the driver in Morton Grove just after noon Sunday.
Last Day For Amtrak Trains On Indianapolis-To-Chicago RouteIt's the final day for Amtrak trains on the Hoosier State passenger line between Indianapolis and Chicago.
Extensive Delays For Metra BNSF Service After Amtrak Train Kills Person Near BerwynMetra BNSF service was halted for more than two hours Monday, after an Amtrak train hit and killed a person near Berwyn.
Amtrak Ending Indianapolis-To-Chicago Route With Funding CutAmtrak spokesman Marc Magliari says the four-days-a-week train won't run after June 30, which is when its $3 million annual state subsidy ends.
Falling Concrete At Union Station Closes Three Metra TracksThree tracks at Union Station have been closed during the Wednesday morning rush, due to falling concrete.
Amtrak, Metra Debate Who Should Run Metra's Trains Out Of Union StationThe agony of February 28 is what led to the hearing. That's when an Amtrak computer blackout led to the stranding of more than tens of thousands of Metra commuters. Now, Metra said it can do a better job of dispatching its trains.
Worker Falling On Circuit Breaker Caused Chaos At Union Station"To knock that much down and not have that kind of back up. I haven't heard of one this big happening before."
Amtrak Signal Problems Caused By Worker Falling On Circuit Board, Sen. Dick Durbin SaysA signal problem that caused major delays for Metra and Amtrak trains out of Union Station Thursday was caused by a worker falling on a circuit board during a server upgrade, Sen. Dick Durbin says.
Metra Trains Moving Again, With Major Delays, After Signal Problem At Union StationMetra trains heading in and out of Union Station were halted for about 90 minutes Thursday morning, after a computer signal problem. Trains are moving again, but with extensive delays.
Union Station Makeover Not Meeting Commuters' NeedsRepairs are underway at Metra's home base in Union Station, but commuters are struggling to see the benefits of another huge project that recently was completed.
Amtrak Fires Traced To Trains' Battery BoxesEvery day, more than 300 Amtrak trains cruise across the country. Every so often, one catches fire.
Amtrak Is Shutting Down Service In Chicago Due To Extreme ColdAmtrak will cancel all train service to and from Chicago for Wednesday and some for Thursday due to extreme cold, Amtrak said in a release.